Rock Hill Herald, a newspaper in South Carolina, printed a large ad for a big gun sale in Rock Hill on the same page as its coverage of Friday’s massacre in Newtown, Connecticut. The ad, which touted Christmas discounts on Smith & Wesson assault rifles, ran in Saturday’s edition on pages A4-A5
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Gun Culture has become such an ingrained part of our culture- from video games to TV, from religion to politics. Have 5 sons and I'm sick of this shit.
Not that it is much- but in addition to raising 5 sons in gun culture, I worked in an ER with gunshot victims when younger, carried guns for protection closing bizes late at night ( I subsequently stopped), was almost accidentally shot by mistaken discharged fr one of our own guns, and one of my adult sons is an avid gun collector. This pales to those in the armed forces or law enforcement. And i am strongly anti-gun.