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Local TV Anchor Delivers Blistering Fact-Check of Piers Morgan’s Anti-Gun Claims

econoline Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 6:52 PM
Yawn. Why do I keep forgetting that the US is perfect. How's that "freedom" thing working out for you in the US... Solved all your problems with violence, broken schools and lousy economic troubles?

Via The Blaze: Ben Swann, a local Fox anchor for WXIX-TV in Cincinnati, offered up a fascinating fact-check of some of the stats that the British CNN host has been using.

 

“In the UK, there are 2,034 violent crimes per 100,000 people...the U.S. has a violent crime rate of 466 crimes per 100,000 residents."