Letter: Guns

February 18, 2014 

I went shopping for a fantasy baseball magazine in Boise recently. The store I visited was lacking any main sport publications, but it did have an abundance of “Guns and Ammo” type magazines on display — titles like Recoil, Combat Handguns, Tactical Weapons, and Personal & Home Defense. Frankly, this genre of content is another form of pornography. Only one in 10 high school freshmen in Idaho will go on to graduate from college. And the other nine? I certainly wouldn’t want to confront them.


Idaho Statesman is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service