The gun control issue isn’t going to go
away and neither will we. This post will
address what we feel is the real problem
with the violence.
A friend sent us a link that opened our
eyes, and we feel you should also look
it over. It is not for the squeamish.
If you haven’t heard of Selective
Serotonin Reptake Inhibitors (SSRIs),
you will in this post.
Prozac was the first SSRI, some others
are Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa, Lexapro, and
Luvox. The connection to the violence?
You may remember hearing of a shooting
How about a stabbing that left 8 dead
and 15 wounded in Japan?
Hear about the machete attack that
injured 3 adults and 11 children in
Or the student that shot and killed 10
students then killed himself in Finland?
Then there was the 14-year-old Iowa
girl who fatally stabbed a pregnant
Some may remember what happened at
If you think these are rare occurences,
there are more than you may even think
This site has over 4,800 instances available. Not
all were fatal and some were stopped in
the planning stage.
But the common thread is legal drugs,
not handguns. The legal gun owner is
not the problem, and controlling them
will do nothing to stop the problem.
We don’t know the answer but do believe
something has to be done. At any rate,
the more one looks into the problem, the
scarier it gets.
There is a monster in the room, and it
isn’t our handgun.
Comments are always welcome.