Carter Wants Your Guns

Ever since Obama took office the New York Times has been engaging in a full-court press on its op-ed pages to get some new type of gun control legislation passed.

In today's paper they have former president Jimmy Carter calling for an "assault weapons" ban. Curiously absent from Carter's column are any statistics connecting assault weapons to gun deaths in general--for the simple reason that they are only used in a miniscule number crimes in this country.