Originally Posted by cutthemdown
more people are beaten to death by someone hands and feet then are killed by rifles in a yr in the USA. How can anyone look at a rifle, that causes about 400 deaths a yr, and say wow this is a huge problem in the USA? People just don't care around rifles and shoot people with them. Its very very rare. But we have almost 300 million people so yeah hundreds will be shot with rifles each yr. Still not enough to warrant legislation.
Which leads you to the simple question. What is their motivation for gun control? If it were about saving lives there's hundreds of other objects and chemicals that kill thousands of more people a year.