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It's intentional injury

Many of us can remember the ad campaigns from Colt firearms.
“Isn’t it time you gave yourself a Christmas gift?” the ad asked, with information about how to order all sorts of great Colt revolvers through the mail.
No waiting.
No background checks.
No accountability or regulatory paper work.
Though you might argue that use of the mail would mean there was more of a paper trail than you’d have if you bought the same gun at a discount store, this was back in the ‘60s and before.
We did away with all that, though, because it was ...

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