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Futile Remedies for Mass Shootings

Jeremy128 Wrote: Jul 26, 2012 3:50 PM
What evidence is there for your assertion that he embraced atheism?
Kevlar Wrote: Jul 26, 2012 5:17 PM
The killing of a dozen innocent people posing no threat to him. Jeremy, re-read my post. It explains it clearly.
When someone is ill or anxious to avoid illness, he may be open to any possible treatments. That's why quack remedies, untested formulas and obvious placebos often find takers. When a mass shooting occurs, the urge to find a cure is powerful. As a rule, though, those that emerge are sugar pills.

A nation with very few guns, exceedingly tight firearms restrictions and little interest in such weaponry would not experience these atrocities as often as ours does. But in a society with hundreds of millions of guns and huge demand for them, as well as high rates of violent crime of...