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Newtown, and a New America

GOOD OL' BAD GUY Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 9:22 AM
MrPaul, Prisons have a well-designed perimeter system, i.e., limited number of entry points, fences with razor wire and armed gaurds. If this were a workable idea, there would be no drug problem in prisons. How's that working out for you? The fact is that for EVERY defense there is a counter-measure. The two ways to deal with other people is reason and force. You can’t reason with a psychotic so force is the only alternative. It’s only necessary to ALLOW teachers to carry concealed. If none of them decided to carry, no one would know IF they were. The idiocy of requiring teacher to carry is equal to the idiocy of NOT permitting them to carry.

An entire country is in shock as we continue to watch the funerals of these innocent children and adults in Connecticut. It's not merely shock, but horror and revulsion, at the second-bloodiest school shooting in our history. It is sickening even to rank them in this way, to admit that there have been so many as to require it, but it is true: yet another child has killed yet more children in cold blood.

We don't have to worry about foreign terrorists coming to our country: we are better at hurting ourselves than they are at hurting us, and we always...