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10 Facts for Liberals: Why Gun Control Can't Stop Another Newtown Massacre

USNbubblehead Wrote: Dec 22, 2012 11:35 AM
I've also heard it said that medieval kings, after conquering other kingdoms, would cut off the middle finger of known bowman in the conquered lands, making it impossible for them to draw back the bowstring on these large bows. The legend goes that when one such conquered people rose up in rebellion, the bowmen that escaped mutilation stuck up their middle fingers in unison across the battlefield, showing their defiance of the edict. And 'flipping the bird' was born. Whether true or not (I have my doubts), it IS a good story.

There are now calls from the Left for gun control legislation in response to Adam Lanza's unconscionable mass killing of innocent children at Sandy Hook Elementary. However, very few people seem to be asking the most basic question of all before getting started: What gun control legislation could have stopped Adam Lanza?

The answer is "none."

Let's consider a few alternatives:

1) The school was already a "gun free zone;" so obviously that wasn't effective. Of course, the sort of people who would respect a "gun free zone" in the first place are the very ones you wouldn't have to worry...