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Invincible Ignorance

Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 7:08 PM
Thomas Jefferson: "Laws that forbid the carrying of arms...disarm only those who are neither inclined or determined to commit crimes. Such laws only make things worse for the assaulted and better for the assassins; they serve to encourage than to prevent homicides, for an unarmed man may be attacked with greater confidence than an armed man." (1764 Letter and speech from T. Jefferson quoting with approval an essay by Cesare Beccari)
JohnEsq Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 10:14 AM
ok, how about laws that forbid the manufacture and retail sale of assault weapons?
John766 Wrote: Dec 31, 2012 11:01 PM
Ever heard the phrase..."Give em an inch and they want a Mile"!!
Does your Mommie tell you where, when or how....take personal responsibility for your own choices...not others!!
Drifter Wrote: Sep 04, 2014 11:51 PM
The people who make those laws do not understand what an assault weapon is...

Must every tragic mass shooting bring out the shrill ignorance of "gun control" advocates?

The key fallacy of so-called gun control laws is that such laws do not in fact control guns. They simply disarm law-abiding citizens, while people bent on violence find firearms readily available.

If gun control zealots had any respect for facts, they would have discovered this long ago, because there have been too many factual studies over the years to leave any serious doubt about gun control laws being not merely futile but counterproductive.

Places and times with the strongest gun control laws have...