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Guns Save Lives

Outajoint Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 9:52 AM
Ya think that is because he is against the constitution , will not honor the oath he took, or just because he is a totally incompetent fool who thinks he is KING ? What do you call the average citizen ?

We all know that guns can cost lives because the media repeat this message endlessly, as if we could not figure it out for ourselves. But even someone who reads newspapers regularly and watches numerous television newscasts may never learn that guns also save lives-- much less see any hard facts comparing how many lives are lost and how many are saved.

But that trade-off is the real issue, not the Second Amendment or the National Rifle Association, which so many in the media obsess about. If guns cost more lives than they save, we can always repeal the Second...