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The Only Way to Stop
School Shootings

American Thinker, by William A. Levinson

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Posted By:magnante, 12/18/2012 8:45:27 AM

Senator Dianne Feinstein´s ghoulish eagerness to exploit the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut for political gain is reminiscent of stock horror movie villains who need and crave the blood of innocents for their unholy agendas. Feinstein´s agenda is an "assault weapon" ban, and it needs to be shut down before it gets started. Suppose that Feinstein had somehow been able to make all magazines larger than 10 rounds disappear overnight. Mass murderer Adam Lanza would have had to switch magazines more frequently (snip) The next question is as to whether teachers should carry guns in the classroom. Israeli teachers often do

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Clinger, 12/18/2012 9:29:49 AM     (No. 9072385)

I don´t suppose it would matter to the supporters of an "assault weapon" ban that the evil technology is over 100 years old. Mr. Levinson quite accurately points to the fallacy of large capacity magazines being a game changer in the absence of armed resistance. I would also submit that in the tragic Sandy Hook incident a bolt action rifle with sufficient stripper clips would have had the same result. When the difference in the length of time between the speed of arms is seconds, and a good response time before any armed defense can arrive is minutes, tell me how an assualt weapons ban would help.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JAN, 12/18/2012 9:47:51 AM     (No. 9072416)

The utter inanity of Feinstein´s legislation is that it doesn´t refer to weapons already own, only to those you might buy in the future.

That makes a lot of sense.

Not even to the gun grabbers.

It´s not the guns, it´s the mentally ill madmen in our midst.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: killerbee, 12/18/2012 10:18:45 AM     (No. 9072464)

Next up: Democrat ban on large pockets. It will not apply to cargo pants you already own.

Gotta keep those mass shooters from having extra magazines on hand. Just don´t let people have access to self-defense!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 12/18/2012 11:39:52 AM     (No. 9072634)

Starting with Mizzuz Feinstein, and then Shumer and any other liberal running his or her mouth about gun control, I want full disclosure. Do these libs own guns for their personal protection, or hire security people who carry guns for their personal protection? If the answer is yes, they´re hypocrites.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Michaelus, 12/18/2012 11:49:14 AM     (No. 9072654)

Connecticut HAS an assault weapons ban already - http://www.cga.ct.gov/current/pub/Chap943.htm#Sec53-202b.htm

The problem is the law does not prevent insane people from doing evil things.

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