And that’s the stickler here folks. Just outlawing something doesn’t prevent lunatics from engaging in the behavior. When a person has murder in their heart, they will find a way to act on that impulse. We can defend ourselves, help people that are mentally ill by protecting them from themselves, while protecting ourselves. Banning guns will only leave the law abiding members of our society without a means to protect themselves from evil doers.
- Immediate Calls for New Gun Restrictions (abcnews.go.com)