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Rampage Shootings: It's the Moral Decay of Society, not Guns

nomo Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 1:43 PM
Tweeter says: Arming people to prevent gun violence is like f***ing for virginity. ...and that pretty much sums it up.
Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 2:21 PM
at a moron's level.

Thomas Jefferson: "Laws that forbid the carrying of arms...disarm only those who are neither inclined or determined to commit crimes. Such laws only make things worse for the assaulted and better for the assassins; they serve to encourage than to prevent homicides, for an unarmed man may be attacked with greater confidence than an armed man." (1764 Letter and speech from T. Jefferson quoting with approval an essay by Cesare Beccari)
Mark in CA Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 1:49 PM
No, that's pretty much a non sequitur.
Winkmeister (Formerly David) Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 1:48 PM
Oh...and love is "never having to say your sorry".
Winkmeister (Formerly David) Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 1:51 PM little "preppy" you...

It should come as no surprise that the rate of mass shootings at schools and in other public places is increasing. The surge has nothing to do with guns, which have been widely available in the U.S. for years. Gun control laws have been increasing. Instead, there is a direct correlation between the increase in violence and the gradual degradation of morals, ethics and parenting. We are cultivating mental illness in our society.

Parents are allowing television and video games to increasingly babysit their children, even though both have become full of gratuitous violence. A New...