Guns do save lives
It’s sad that Mr. Zornick fails to tell the complete story about the mall shooting and why only two people were killed and not more.The truth is, in Oregon two innocent human beings lost their lives, but perhaps the carnage would have been worse if not for Nick Meli, who has a “concealed carry” permit and was in the mall when the gunman opened fire. Meli pulled his weapon, but did not shoot the gunman because there were bystanders who could have been injured. The gunman saw Meli, an armed citizen, and rather than shoot more innocent,s he pointed his weapon at himself. No amount of gun control will stop a lunatic; however, an armed citizen did stop one in Oregon that day, who knows how many incidents go unreported of people being saved, Get your head out of your a•• and find out all of the facts before spouting off on the keyboard with more misinformation.
Dec 20 2012 - 9:43pm