October 14, 2015

100 Words -- Toddler Shootings

The Washington Post’s Wonkblog notes that there have 43 reported shootings this year involving toddlers 3 years old or younger. Thirteen toddlers ended up dead of self-inflicted gun shots; another eighteen were wounded. Here’s a thought. If you own a firearm and a toddler finds it and discharges a round, then your firearm should be confiscated and your right to bear arms suspended for … well, you tell me. That’s what happens to drunk drivers. The NRA constantly preaches about responsible gun ownership. Well, here’s a chance for them to step up and put their money where their rhetoric is.

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