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The Truth About Guns

ButchLyons Wrote: Aug 04, 2012 8:34 AM
I think it is all in the eye of the beholder. The gun control people want to use this as a catalyst to claim that we need more gun control. That is stupid!! This highlights the real problems of gun control. It seems to of gone right over most peoples head that this was a GUN FREE ZONE. This happening may have been a blessing in disguise. I am sorry for their loses, but if a terrorist cell would of thought of this first. They could of broke in all the doors & killed everybody. By creating a gun free zone, they made it safe for the gunman, not the people. I submit the same is true of America. If you outlaw guns you put the people at the mercy of the outlaws. Do you really think, they'll have mercy?
ButchLyons Wrote: Aug 04, 2012 8:35 AM

Take a good look at Mexico they have always had gun control. If you notice the police have guns, the army has guns, & the outlaws have guns. Now if you look closely you will see that the civilians, that are not allowed to have guns do way more dying than anyone else.
annfan_777 Wrote: Aug 04, 2012 9:36 AM
Particularly after Holder and Obama cooked up Fast and Furious.
same10 Wrote: Aug 05, 2012 1:16 AM
So, now they moved here.
Pretty soon, everyone will have moved to Canada!

The tragedy in Aurora, Colorado, has led to a lot of unfortunate misinformation about firearms. Let's try to add some facts to the justified emotion.

Are Some Guns More Dangerous than Others? The shooter in Aurora had three firearms when he entered the theater: a pump action shotgun, a semiautomatic rifle and a semiautomatic handgun.

In a closed, crowded setting like a movie theater, the shotgun was probably the most lethal of the three. Every shotgun shell can spray a half-dozen or more pellets, each capable of killing or maiming a person. Twelve-gauge shotguns often fire five shells, and...