With Obamalot, it’s politics all the way down. Comes now a young (36 years old) nominee for U.S. Surgeon General who would seem to have little medical experience. 194 more words
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“People with guns are more likely to shoot people than people without guns.” – Kurt Poleet
Myth #1: They’re coming for your guns.
Fact-check: No one knows the exact number of guns in America, but it’s clear there’s no practical way to round them all up (never mind that no one in Washington is proposing this). 728 more words
From letters to the editor, Harper’s, 2000 January.
Daniel Lazare’s essay calling for an overhaul of the Constitution to curb gun-related violence ["Your Constitution Is Killing You," October] is a welcome addition to thoughtful debate over gun control, but he stumbles into the National Rifle Association’s most successful trap. 214 more words