It’s amazing that Gabby Giffords has been able to survive such a horrible ordeal in her life and because of that I am a bit more sympathetic to her point of view and am certainly not going to denigrate her. And I’m not going to lie, the ad is powerful.
But it is just wrong. We all know gun control isn’t the answer and the reason this is so vital to understand is because if gun control advocates win this argument about banning certain guns that they call assault weapons, they have a better chance of winning the next argument about banning more guns and the next argument about confiscating guns. It’s the camel’s nose in the tent problem. Pretty soon the whole camel is going to be in the tent if we don’t bop it on the nose.
Here’s the ad: