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Are Guns the Problem?

Navy-baby Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 11:19 AM
a wonderful example of morality--the Democrat Party! They support unrestricted abortion; yet all too often cry: "it's for the children!" BTW, I was writing about MY own morality, and the majority of people from my era--not that of Rush.
When I attended primary and secondary school -- during the 1940s and '50s -- one didn't hear of the kind of shooting mayhem that's become routine today. Why? It surely wasn't because of strict firearm laws. My replica of the 1902 Sears mail-order catalog shows 35 pages of firearm advertisements. People just sent in their money, and a firearm was shipped.

Dr. John Lott, author of "More Guns, Less Crime," reports that until the 1960s, some New York City public high schools had shooting clubs where students competed in citywide shooting contests for university scholarships. They carried their rifles to school on...