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Invincible Ignorance

Yes, actually I do believe that these rampage shooters are evil rather than "mentally ill". They're rational enough to choose to shoot up people in victim-disarmament zones rather than at Friends of the NRA Dinners, aren't they?

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...