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M.W. Jacobs: Crazy people, not crazy guns

If a crazy person burns down an apartment complex and kills a bunch of innocent people, do we call it “fire violence?”

When they were lynching people in the South, did we call it “rope violence?” When a crazy person kills people with a knife, do we call it “knife violence?” Not to mention “hammer violence?” Why is it always “gun violence” when a person uses a gun?

Vicious violence is committed by crazy people, not crazy guns. Do not be deceived by the “liberal agenda.” In closing, I would like to say that the only thing that will stop a bad man with a gun is a good man with a gun, or he runs out of ammo.

M.W. “Jim” Jacobs

Nevada City

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