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10 Stories That Prove Guns Save Lives

smg45acp Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 1:08 PM
Every time I read about a criminal being killed in the act it brings a tear of joy to my eye.
2nd Fundamentalist Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 1:41 PM
NewJAl Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 3:16 PM
I know a man who shot a robber that came into his store. I thought, not only about the justice of it, but the savings to the taxpayer in pro-bono tax paid lawyer fees and burdens on the taxpayer in trial and jail costs. The store owner had invested hours of the limited days of his life, and in productive work. He had every right to keep the fruits of his labor and hours invested.
We look to the wants and needs of just the opposite sorts entirely too often.
You have it, I want it, and I can get a politician to see that I get it. I can even figure out how to convince all that I deserve it.
A wrong-headed Nation.

In a nation that already has more than 200 million guns, gun control does little other than make the work of rapists, robbers, murderers and nuts like Adam Lanza easier. When faced with gun control laws, the law abiding citizen has no choice other than to disarm or become an outlaw, but people with bad intentions are faced with no such moral dilemma. That's why the best friend of a rapist or a potential Adam Lanza is the gun control advocate who's working tirelessly to insure that his targets can't adequately defend themselves.

On some level,...