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Are Guns the Problem?

Egonm206 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:20 AM
perpetrate their violent tantrums. They might be "crazy" but they are definitely NOT stupid. As a single father I raised three wonderfully adjusted boys without all the liberal nonsense who are now responsible, productive, tax paying citizens. It's really quite simple, not "rocket science"...
Navy-baby Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:27 PM
Wasn't Sandy Hook ALL female teachers and administrators? I think I heard that a janitor was the only consistently male presence--did that, in fact, encourage the shooter?
Dan107 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 8:18 AM
American will not be destroyed due to some fools passion
We'll go extinct for fashion
Men too feminine to forget
Women too masculine to beget...

Ashes to ashes
Dust to dust
When I attended primary and secondary school -- during the 1940s and '50s -- one didn't hear of the kind of shooting mayhem that's become routine today. Why? It surely wasn't because of strict firearm laws. My replica of the 1902 Sears mail-order catalog shows 35 pages of firearm advertisements. People just sent in their money, and a firearm was shipped.

Dr. John Lott, author of "More Guns, Less Crime," reports that until the 1960s, some New York City public high schools had shooting clubs where students competed in citywide shooting contests for university scholarships. They carried their rifles to school on...