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Put Prospective Gun Owners Under The Microscope

Individualrights1st Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 11:24 AM
Too much Idiocy in this column to respond to. Just another person who thinks emotional feelings constitute rational thought.

PARIS -- Anyone who can't withstand a rational debate on the subject of gun control -- particularly in light of last week's Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Connecticut -- should be automatically prohibited from ever owning a firearm. In fact, this should be the number-one requirement of gun ownership: Can someone applying for ownership of a deadly weapon withstand an hour-long debate against someone in favor of gun control without resorting to physical or verbal assault?

Is it too much to ask that every person wanting to possess a firearm be subject to a battery of tests -- everything from...