In 2011, there were 32,310 traffic deaths. 10,839 were alcohol related. (Source: Washington Post”) Maybe we should ban cars. Maybe we should ban cars with large gas tanks. In this country, Alcohol is responsible for more than 100,000 (Yes, that’s ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND) deaths every year.
Worldwide Tobacco Use Killed 6 MILLION in 2011, (Source: Cancer Society)
Why haven’t we banned tobacco?? Certainly, tobacco and alcohol represents a much greater risk of death than any gun.
The US GOVERNMENT RECEIVES Billions of dollars in taxes from the annual sale of Cigarettes and Alcohol. THAT’S WHY CIGARETTES AND ALCOHOL ARE STILL LEGAL.
GUNS ARE THE PROBLEM??? BULLSHIT.