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Invincible Ignorance

Original Saepe_Expertus Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 7:03 PM
Dr. Sowell used THIS word; 'tendentious'. It is a pivotal part of the article. If you don't know that word....did you look it up? I DID. 'tendentious': adj. Characterized by a deliberate tendency or aim; especially, advancing a definite point of view." Adjectives answer the question 'which, how many, what kind of. In current jargon we would say that the speaker is advancing an agenda....which they are. Welcome to the English Language, Oh gentle readers.

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...