Re: Fear of Guns Vs. Fear of No Guns
Sun, 13 Jun 1999 01:13:42 EDT

In a message dated 6/7/99 12:09:15 PM Central Daylight Time, writes:

> I
> have no problem with having Proof of Competence being a prerequisite to
> buying a gun, because it is fairly obvious from the above example that some
> people need it.

Now that sounds like an excellent idea.

Perhaps we might even have a proof of competence test for other aspects of life as well?

Only one minor problem though...who is going to administer said test? Are the administrators themselves competent? Is the test valid? What's to keep such a "tool" from being used for personal or political advantage?

Edinberg Tx.