It's a great post. Thank you for sharing this.
On this one:
"I understand that there are people that might want that, but it's just not going to happen." (and your SPOT ON questions that follow...)
Well, don't keep your hopes too high, or hold your breath too long:
after several arguments, I have noticed how gun/arm control proponents are OBSERVABLY really not into, at all, bothering to read about History, if only at a minimum, and easily accessible.
Crass ignorance is so much more convenient, for some with hastily made opinions, to stay comfortably crashed in, as we know. Ain't it?
Keep sharing, though.
"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.
"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius