Rapid-firing rifles... Do you mean like the lever-action rifle, circa 1870 common use? Or the bolt-action rifle, circa 1900 common use? Or the semi-automatic rifle, circa 1950 common use?<quoted text>
Gun man in the Texas Tower August 1, 1966
Assault riffles have not been part of our landscape.
There is a culture of violence but without rapid firing gun he would not have been able to shoot each child three times?
How about a semi-automatic pistol, circa 1911?
If there were an armed guard at that school, then the children would not have been defenseless. He chose them because they were defenseless. If there were just the visibility of an armed guard at that school, he would never have gone there.