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10 Stories That Prove Guns Save Lives

evie10 Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 9:55 AM
and most of those could have been prevented with an armed citizen aiding the victim. The cases you talk of are those cases where the person (perpetrator) with the gun is not a law-abiding citizen. The point we are making is that the right of gun ownership is in the Constitution and cannot be abridged without changing the Constitution. Remember, we the people grant rights to the government in this country, not the other way around. That should end the argument.

In a nation that already has more than 200 million guns, gun control does little other than make the work of rapists, robbers, murderers and nuts like Adam Lanza easier. When faced with gun control laws, the law abiding citizen has no choice other than to disarm or become an outlaw, but people with bad intentions are faced with no such moral dilemma. That's why the best friend of a rapist or a potential Adam Lanza is the gun control advocate who's working tirelessly to insure that his targets can't adequately defend themselves.

On some level,...