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Put Prospective Gun Owners Under The Microscope

Lancelot1954 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 2:05 PM
Training every gun owner is a good idea and am fine with that. Even OK with stricter background checks but that is slippery slope. Right now the government is actively making many vets mentally incompetent without their knowledge or without them realizing the implications that they will loose all their gun rights. Anti gun people will slowly make getting guns impossible and the criminals will know we aren't armed. Not only will the black market for guns increase but crimes will rise and criminals feel safer without guns in citizens hands.

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...