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Rampage Shootings: It's the Moral Decay of Society, not Guns

Whoknows Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 9:03 AM
Such a sad state of affairs and we can thank the 60's and the hippie generation. It was the start of you should be able to do anything you want , say anything, no such thing as competition and parents telling their kids they are never wrong, because yuo do not want to destroy their confidence.
Carl469 Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 10:25 AM
"Hippies!" Now I heard everything. Turn off that Rush Limbaugh and read a good book, Mr. Blowhard.
binc Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 11:01 AM
I guess you have never actually listened to Rush. So typical. He has made fun of hippies for years.
ericynot Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 9:45 AM
Who,

I've known a lot of parents, most, like myself, from the "hippie generation". I don't know any who failed to instill values in their children or who did not discipline their kids when necessary.

It should come as no surprise that the rate of mass shootings at schools and in other public places is increasing. The surge has nothing to do with guns, which have been widely available in the U.S. for years. Gun control laws have been increasing. Instead, there is a direct correlation between the increase in violence and the gradual degradation of morals, ethics and parenting. We are cultivating mental illness in our society.

Parents are allowing television and video games to increasingly babysit their children, even though both have become full of gratuitous violence. A New...