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Cultural Deviancy, Not Guns

Simon_Bolivar Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 1:46 PM
Thank you, Mr. Williams. You've written what I stated for over a decade and your data source is the same as mine; the FBI Uniform Crime Reports When compared to the death rates from cars or doctors, firearms are insignificant, but easily damned out of ignorance.

There's a story told about a Paris chief of police who was called to a department store to stop a burglary in progress. Upon his arrival, he reconnoitered the situation and ordered his men to surround the entrances of the building next door. When questioned about his actions, he replied that he didn't have enough men to cover the department store's many entrances but he did have enough for the building next door. Let's see whether there are similarities between his strategy and today's gun control strategy.

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