Only a third of U.S. households possess guns, down from 50 percent four decades ago.
Mass shootings have become so commonplace that they're hardly worth mentioning in everyday conversation anymore.
Some weapons are too dangerous for civilian use.
OK, class, repeat after me.
If what you need weapons for is to fight the government, semi-automatics don't cut it.
Far-right groups are coming up with extreme alternatives to the gun-control measures they fear will take hold after the Newtown shootings.
Gun owners, it seems, are a sensitive group whose feelings are easily hurt.
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