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Gun-Control Dishonesty
National Review, by Charles C.W. Cooke

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Posted By:Judy W., 12/13/2013 7:31:13 AM

Earlier in the year, as the gun-control movement tried clumsily to transform an abomination into a cudgel, the Washington Post’s Kathleen Parker distilled its problem into a single sentence. “Nothing proposed in the gun-control debates would have prevented the mass killing of children at Sandy Hook Elementary School,” Parker contended plainly, “and everybody knows it.” This was abundantly clear at the time, and it is even more so in retrospect. And yet I must nitpick ever so slightly with Parker’s excellent contention, for it is missing the crucial word “almost.” Almost everybody knows it. The public seems to know it. Legislators

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 12/13/2013 8:39:59 AM     (No. 9652112)

You can bet anything the left will promote it will be dishonestly.
Truth and facts don´t matter to the left it´s the control they seek.
The do gooders like Bloomberg they will never stop at gun. The control of guns is no different than the control of your 32 ounce soft drink or salt. They are all the same to the control freaks on the left.
Problem with gun control is it infringes on the rights of law abiding citizens protected by the Constitution and the Second Amendment. Soft drinks and salt are not protected but the left thinks they can lump guns into that.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: provide, 12/13/2013 8:43:52 AM     (No. 9652118)

I think there will be a "Healthy Child" law requiring the removal of all guns in homes with children.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: shamrock, 12/13/2013 9:20:53 AM     (No. 9652173)

Well then #2, the kids have to go.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Marzon, 12/13/2013 11:18:20 AM     (No. 9652348)

The rabbit blames the NRA...as regular as the sun rising in the east.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: civilservant, 12/13/2013 1:11:12 PM     (No. 9652484)

#4, for at least two decades, the NRA has begged for greater mental health investigation prior to licensing.
There is no greater organization than the NRA regarding safety training or guidance.

If the press prefers to NOT report on that, and instead LIE about their efforts, we get people like you who don´t realize what it is they actually DO.

Question: were you aware that the National Rifle Association was created to ensure the voting rights of African Americans after the passing of the 13th amendment, providing guns to AA´s so as to ward off the DEMOCRATS who were killing them as they went to vote?

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