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Conscience, Not Guns

The Original King Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 10:56 AM
nawlins.......I would be tempted to agree with your COULD be established that more lives have been saved than taken as a result of the use of assualt weapons or however you would want to categorize the particular weapon used in the Newtown rampage. I would suggest, however, that the figures are not even close. We know that just last week alone, 28 people were killed by this type of weapon. How many years back would you have to go to find 28 lives that were actually saved by this type of weapon?
From the moment Americans learned of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre last Friday, the entire left -- editorialists, columnists, broadcasters, politicians -- used the occasion to promote one idea: gun control.

For the left, the primary reason for just about all American gun murders is the availability of guns.

I have no interest in debating gun control here. I only wish to ask the left one question: We have a massive system of drug control laws. Yet, the left is the first to argue that the war on drugs has been a failure. And whether or not one deems...

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