Did you guys read any of the comments left on Giffords Op-ed? It absolutely amazes me that people can exist in a world driven completely by emotion and devoid of common sense and logic.
"If violent crime is to be curbed, it is only the intended victim who can do it. The felon does not fear the police, and he fears neither judge or jury. Therefore what he must be taught to fear is his victim." - LtCol Jeff Cooper