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Cultural Deviancy, Not Guns

"...recently warned a 5-year-old's parents that if their son made another gun from a Legos set, he'd be suspended." What on earth do they *think* a 5yo boy is going to do with a set of Legos? Small boys naturally turn everything into a weapon. Its the inherent nature of small boys. We live in a crazy culture that normalizes pathologies and stigmatizes normality.
Nam65-66 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 7:19 AM
Yes.That is why we have to amputate the thumb and forefinger of all small boys before someone gets killed!

There's a story told about a Paris chief of police who was called to a department store to stop a burglary in progress. Upon his arrival, he reconnoitered the situation and ordered his men to surround the entrances of the building next door. When questioned about his actions, he replied that he didn't have enough men to cover the department store's many entrances but he did have enough for the building next door. Let's see whether there are similarities between his strategy and today's gun control strategy.

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