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10 Stories That Prove Guns Save Lives

NewJAl Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 7:55 PM
The clear headed responses seem multiple, and, basically, that self-defense is a basic Natural Right, which is supported by a manufactured Bill of Rights, whose intent is defense from the Despot. Love it when confusion is cleared up, and respect the clear heads. 'Those that will not learn from History are destined to repeat it'. A wise quote, but I do not recall the source.

In a nation that already has more than 200 million guns, gun control does little other than make the work of rapists, robbers, murderers and nuts like Adam Lanza easier. When faced with gun control laws, the law abiding citizen has no choice other than to disarm or become an outlaw, but people with bad intentions are faced with no such moral dilemma. That's why the best friend of a rapist or a potential Adam Lanza is the gun control advocate who's working tirelessly to insure that his targets can't adequately defend themselves.

On some level,...