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10 Stories That Prove Guns Save Lives

William2842 Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 6:49 PM
Note that the above response did not resort to ad hominem attacks, cited references that can be checked and did not cast any aspersions on the original poster.

In a nation that already has more than 200 million guns, gun control does little other than make the work of rapists, robbers, murderers and nuts like Adam Lanza easier. When faced with gun control laws, the law abiding citizen has no choice other than to disarm or become an outlaw, but people with bad intentions are faced with no such moral dilemma. That's why the best friend of a rapist or a potential Adam Lanza is the gun control advocate who's working tirelessly to insure that his targets can't adequately defend themselves.

On some level,...