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The Less We Believe Them about Las Vegas, the More They Want Our Guns

•, By James George Jatra

America's 'gun culture' is to blame! Before the blood was dry gun control advocates had trotted out their standard list of remedial measures, none of which would have prevented what had just taken place.

Since the Las Vegas massacre we have been regaled about evil guns by factually ignorant buffoons like Bill Maher, Colin Jost, Michael CheJimmy KimmelStephen ColbertTrevor Noah, and John Oliver – the last two not even Americans. Anyone who disagrees is just wrong and callous about the loss of innocent life. We now import foreigners to insult us and our institutions and pay them outrageous salaries to do it.

Las Vegas was a bit different from previous mass shooting in at least two glaring respects. First, the inability of law enforcement to discover a motive remains the biggest mystery. Admittedly, these same authorities in the US – and even worse in Europe – typically find themselves scratching their collective head in puzzlement after a murderer shouting "Allahu Akbar" kills a bunch of people. (What did he mean by that?

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Comment by Ed Price
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Men in Black (the first one). "You can have my gun, when you pry it from my cold dead fingers."

Comment by Ed Price
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Who wants our guns? Government or other people? Other people. Some of them are in Government, and are trying to use Government to take our property. Attempted robbery is always wrong. Current laws limit our gun ownership. We need to personally sue all those legislators who limit our freedom to own or use our property as we wish, just the same as we would sue any who would use their property to harm us.