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Old 01-23-2013, 04:32 PM   #20
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Default Re: Texas: Shooting-du-jour

Originally Posted by silver & black View Post
No argument, but the same problem still exists. . You still have dead people at the hands of an unstable person using a gun. Is the argument that it's better and acceptable as long as the body count is kept low?

I just don't see the point of gun control unless every gun is taken out of the equation, and that will never happen, no matter how many laws are passed.
Cost-benefit analysis - 10 dead kids are too many but it is better than 20 dead kids when the trade-off is not being able to go hunting for squirrels with an AR-15

But this is an academic exercise in speculation - nothing is going to get passed by this Congress
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