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Clarifying America's Gun Culture

jack1466 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:36 PM
The writer of the above article that started all these comments mentioned the MANY murders in Chicago,very seldom,if never,is there a story INRE a Chicago PLOITICO being murdered,could it be because they are surrounded by GUN TOTIN BODY GUARDS??

Since NBC sportscaster Bob Costas went on his halftime anti-gun rant on Sunday using words written by Fox Sports Columnist Jason Whitlock, we’ve heard a lot from the media and from uniformed commentators about America’s “gun culture.” The fact is, America actually has two gun cultures and it is important to distinguish them from one another.  

The first gun culture is deeply seated in American history and her founding. Founding Fathers like George Washington understood that an armed citizenry would prevent government tyranny, which is why we have the Second Amendment. This is a concept rapper...