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Invincible Ignorance

The Chopping Block Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 8:36 AM
As this country slides downhill into the socialist pigsty of a third world dictatorship, we need more guns among the law-abiding citizens, not less. The worse the economy of this country becomes, the more the criminal element will use their easily obtained illegal guns to steal and the more stress there will be on the mentally ill individuals to cope with the pressures on him. Only an armed and trained citizenry can control the crime rate from going sky high when we hit that depression we are heading for under the progressives.

Must every tragic mass shooting bring out the shrill ignorance of "gun control" advocates?

The key fallacy of so-called gun control laws is that such laws do not in fact control guns. They simply disarm law-abiding citizens, while people bent on violence find firearms readily available.

If gun control zealots had any respect for facts, they would have discovered this long ago, because there have been too many factual studies over the years to leave any serious doubt about gun control laws being not merely futile but counterproductive.

Places and times with the strongest gun control laws have...