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Many more people have died in Hollywood Westerns than ever died in the rootin', tootin', gun-totin', gun-slingin',free-for-all, anyone-can-pack-a-gun wild wild west. Know why? Because law-abiding citizens could defend themselves.
Planck's Constant Blog: More Guns - not fewer is the Answer to West Virginia Massacre, http://plancksconstant.org/blog1/2007/04/more_guns_not_fewer.html (18 Apr 2007).
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Revised 2 Mar 2012