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Guns Save Lives

ttaylor841 Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 4:08 AM
Mr Root, Great article full of wonderful points but I'm a little surprised by the poll you used for the number of people that used a gun to protect themselves as more recent polls taken by various groups & averaged out show the number to be closer to 2.5 million times per year with a shot fired less than 0.9% of the time. Maybe these used incidents with reports filed & on record since most the time there is no report. Also I'm surprised you brought up your Jewish heritage without mentioning that Israel has the solution.They haven't had a school shooting event like Newton since training & arming their teachers in 1970 & doing away with 'gun free zones' where criminals love to go for these events. :)
ttaylor841 Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 4:14 AM
A few more useful stats;

Gun ownership protects 65 lives for every 2 lives lost.

-The average number of people killed in mass shootings when stopped by police is 14.29
-The average number of people killed in a mass shooting when stopped by a civilian is 2.33

Kennesaw, GA has the lowest crime in the country and mandates one gun per household.

Lots more great facts in the free downloadable book at GunFacts.info & one worth buying is More Guns Less Crime

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