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Do Gun Control Laws Control Guns?

Marion69 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 7:58 AM
Trying to explain common sense to a liberal is about as effective as telling the Wyoming wind to quit blowing. They seem convinced that a pronouncement from "the one" will heal all things and we will once more live in paradise.
alphonsejones Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 8:10 AM
these clowns on the left always turn a blind eye to those they always see as victims. In their quest to save others from the bad choices they have made about their lives they think that giving them additional free passes will one day turn them into productive citizens

meanwhile releasing true crime stats is the easiest way to avoid looking at the problem, pretending the problem exists elsewhere and not around them
The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts.

Media discussions of gun control are dominated by two factors: the National Rifle Association and the Second Amendment. But the over-riding factual question is whether gun control laws actually reduce gun crimes in general or murder rates in particular.

If, as gun control advocates claim, gun control laws really do control guns and save lives, there is nothing to prevent repealing the Second Amendment, any more than there was anything to prevent repealing the...