You’re More Likely To Be Killed With A Knife, Or Fists, Than An “Assault Weapon”
“You are more likely to be killed with someone’s “hands/feet/fists” than a rifle,” writes Tim Carney citing this graph based in FBI crime statistics:
Yeah, but that doesn’t fit the “do something” narrative, right? I mean, “assault weapons” are scary looking, so obviously banning them or restricting their sale will mean we’re safer right?
That’s how people feel. That’s not how things actually are.Tags: assault weapons ban, gun control