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Old 12-04-2015, 12:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Bone View Post
You can interpret it that way, but I don't. The specific idea of including the types of stories you reference (attacker losing gun) is to counter the idea that the attacker will just take away a victim gun.
Huh. As someone more sympathetic to gun control than you, it doesn't work at all to counter that idea--showing that if you have a gun, your opponent can sometimes take it from you makes guns look less, not more, safe. What does work to counter it is times when the gun is *not* taken away from a defending gun owner. Your stories in which assailants are shot or otherwise driven off by gun owners work to counter the "own a gun and it'll get snatched from you" narrative.