On 26 November 2013 17:47, meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> wrote: > Where is the glamorization of genocide?? The U.S. fought WW2 to defeat > practitioners of genocide, when it could have just defended its borders and > let the Nazis have Europe and Japan take China. And now you accuse us of > glamorizing genocide!? > > I was referring to westerns.
> > trumps a centuries-old revolution with no current relevance?) > > The lesson was that an armed citizenry could defend their rights against > an army. So the proper application of the 2nd Amendment is to guarantee to > citizens the right own guns equivalent to the army's - in this case that > would be assault rifles. In terms of banning guns to reduce homicides, > rifles are used in only fraction of a percent of killings in the U.S. > Almost all gun homicides are by handgun. > > If people only had rifles I suspect that ratio would change. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.