RE: Guns and Slaves
Fri, 28 May 1999 04:17:12 -0700 (PDT)

O'Regan, Emlyn [] wrote:
>Perhaps the requirement to be armed and to be willing to kill is not

Right; you'd rather hire thugs, give them badges, and have them armed and willing to kill for you... anything as long as it's not your responsibility.

Of course back in reality-land there's no reason why everyone should be armed; merely the fact that some small proportion of people are armed with concealed weapons causes a significant drop in crime rates.