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

Paulus Textor Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 7:30 PM
Looks like I'll have to wade into another sea of Ray Ancel/Sybil/Whatever SPAM in order to make a relevant comment. Observe that, since Israelis armed their schools, there have been virtually NO terror attacks on them. Observe that little Switzerland, a tiny but pro-gun country in the middle of Europe, has not been invaded in centuries. Hitler took a quick look at a tiny nation with a well-armed populace, and said "Nein, Danke." Instead, he figured correctly that invading the vast Soviet Union would be easier.
Troglodite Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 7:33 PM

Well, the invasion of the Soviet Union turned out not to be such a good idea in the long run.

Apart from that, though, I am happy to see us on the same side (for a change).

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.

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