Category Archives: GUN CONTROL FAILURES

Statistics Proving Gun Control

Someone came by looking for “statistics proving gun control.” Since “gun control what” is unstated, I assume the missing word is “work.” That is, gun controls “reduce violent crime.” All you need to prove gun controls work is a consistent … Continue reading

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"Is Gun Carrying Allowed In Brazil?"

Someone came by searching for “is gun carrying allowed in brazil?” Technically, yes. But the reality is that only rich people can afford the palm grease. A friend of a friend in Amazonia, where they are more relaxed about such … Continue reading

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Crime Rates, Statistics, And Gun Control

Yesterday, I linked to a Daily Mail post reporting the British Government finally added the “Under 16s” to the crime statistics, and England and Wales officially have over twelve million reportable crimes a year. For England and Wales estimated population … Continue reading

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"Gun Law Extended Clips?"

Someone came by looking for “gun law extended clips.” Thankfully, only a few states ban magazines over a certain capacity. There is no Federal law or regulation limiting magazine size. And I say “thankfully” because most legislators know about as … Continue reading

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Violent Crime UP in DC

The Washington Times reports violent crime is increasing in Washington, DC. While my first thought was of the violence Congress and the Administration is doing the economy, I expected a rebound in violent crime when criminals discovered the Heller Decision … Continue reading

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Gun Control Laws Have The Same Effect On Crime As Fire Has On Gasoline

One of the first letters I wrote to my Congressmen about gun control gave a brief history of the effects of gun control, and ended with “Gun control laws act exactly the same way that gasoline acts on a bonfire. … Continue reading

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LIFE IN A CITY WITH GUN CONTROLS

Sightseeing on Google’s Street View Brazil will turn up things seldom seen elsewhere. Things like murder victims, gang arrests, prostitutes, kids doing drugs; all at Google Street View, Brazil style. Of course, all of the major Brazilian cities have draconian … Continue reading

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CHRIS CHRISTIE "NOT READY IN 2012"

New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie says he will not be a candidate in 2012. Christie has been painted as somewhat more in favor of restrictive gun controls than Bloomers. However, a FOX News interview provides more insight into the Governors … Continue reading

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JAMAICA UNDER SEIGE

The Voice of America reports “Jamaican Capital Under Emergency After Gangs Fight Alleged Drug Lord’s Arrest” This uproar is over the possible arrest and extradition of a drug lord to the United States. Briefly quoting the VOA item: “U.S. officials … Continue reading

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THERE IS A TOTAL LACK OF SUCCESSFUL GUN CONTROL LAWS

There are at least 22,309 restrictive gun laws currently in force. Of those, not even one has ever reduced criminal violence, or violence of any sort. There is no place on Earth that is safer because of gun control laws. … Continue reading

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