Joe Moreno: Guns Do Kill People
Huffington Post - about 4 years
Yesterday, I talked gun control on Fox Business with the uber-talented Melissa Francis. During this discussion she expressed the nonsense and banal phrase; guns don't kill people, people kill people.
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This junk phrase is a linguistic non sequitur. It placates the simple-minded and is a large part of the reason why people in government have been paralyzed by fear of the great, but fallacious, NRA boogeyman.
The Second Amendment exists and it's obviously not going anywhere, despite what the survivalist loonies will have you believe. Currently "the right to bear arms" doesn't include bombs, tanks, grenades or (taken to the logical extreme) nuclear weapons. Does anyone really believe that their AR-15 would prevent a tyrannical government, which spent $680 billion on defense last year, from "getting" you? I'm no proponent of Obama's drone policy, but the mere existence of these weapons is evidence of just how ridiculous these s
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