Thursday, August 12, 2010

The War on Guns: Funny How That Works

The War on Guns: Funny How That Works

The article linked to by David Codrea is excellent. In addition to noting that the introduction of flintlock firearms in the 1600s brought about the largest reduction in the homicide rate in English history, the survey of the relative freedom to own guns in other countries of Europe is stunning. Go and read the whole thing. You may learn a thing or two, as I did.

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  1. Love the new look - keep up the great work!!

    Steve
    Common Cents
    http://www.commoncts.blogspot.com

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