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I know ads are a necessary evil.  I know they provide a needed source of revenue to this  site.  But this morning, after reading Mark Sumner's nicely written primer on guns, I scrolled down to see an ad offering to to test my self defense skills with a quiz featuring a creepy guy in a ski mask pointing a gun at me, asking me if I feel lucky.

Jesus H. Christ on a dinosaur, the LAST thing I want to see right now is some masked madman pointing a gun at me.  Scratch that.  It's something I hope to never see.

There was also an ad for Concealed Carry Magazine at the end of the same post when I clicked the permalink.  I know a lot of these ads are automatically generated.  But can something be done?  I'm pretty sure we are going to be talking about guns for a while now.  At least I hope we are.  It would be nice to have that conversation without having a virtual gun pointed at me at the end of every discussion.

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