"We all of us know down here that politics is a tough game. And I don't think there's any point in being Irish if you don't know that the world is going to break your heart eventually."-Daniel Patrick Moynihan, December 5, 1963
In the US, I believe we could end our expensive Wars on Crime, Drugs, and Terror, merely by faithfully executing our own Second Amendment.
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Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
UOTE=Hamster Buddha;1062610627]We really are talking apples to oranges when comparing Canada and the United States. It be like comparing obesity from state to state and country to country. There are just some cultural different that comes into play. The statistics cannot be denied though, and what is most damning is what I didn't put into that. The District of Columbia, has the toughest gun laws in the country, and also the highest murder per capita as well. At some point you have to start drawing a correlation.[/QUOTE] I don't think strict gun laws bring down the violence. I think gun laws would prevent some people from killing, but it leaves other defenseless, and they might be killed by someone that obtains a fire arm illegally.
The experience of New Orleans in the aftermath of Katrina should be a good example of what not to do in regards to your guns. My experience has been that you should become very good at dismantling and hiding your tools for swift access at a later time.
No. Why would anyone do that?