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Put Prospective Gun Owners Under The Microscope

Scott4616 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 1:00 AM
Dear Comrade Marsden, Though it is late in the year, how can anyone deny your bid for the Kathleen Parker Turncoat RINO of the Year award, considering this column propels you past all of the competition — even ahead of resident Leftist Steve Chapman? Unless someone posts a column on TH even more ridiculously Progressive-Left than yours, between now and December 31st (and really, only Chapman has a shot at it), I think you’ve got it in the bag. That’s gotta burn Chapman up. He has been trying to write something this repulsive all year, so he won’t be happy about you waltzing in at the last minute and snatching the coveted KP-TROTY award out from under him. I wouldn’t count Steve out — no way — but I don’t know how he can top this.

PARIS -- Anyone who can't withstand a rational debate on the subject of gun control -- particularly in light of last week's Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Connecticut -- should be automatically prohibited from ever owning a firearm. In fact, this should be the number-one requirement of gun ownership: Can someone applying for ownership of a deadly weapon withstand an hour-long debate against someone in favor of gun control without resorting to physical or verbal assault?

Is it too much to ask that every person wanting to possess a firearm be subject to a battery of tests -- everything from...