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> Here are some Canada-US statistics according to Maclean's (weekly newsmag):
> Per 100,100 people US Canada
> Guns 85,000 24,000
> murders 7.6 2.0
> murders without guns 2.4 1.4
> murders with guns 5.2 0.6
> Without guns, there's not much difference in the murder rate. With
> I'm not being smug here. There was a copycat murder in a school in
> the other day. A boy who had been teased so much he was taken out and
> home-schooled walked into his former school wearing a black trenchcoat and
> 2 students, killing one. According to the paper he had bragged about
> having a
> hit list of people he was going to kill. The paper also said he didn't
> know the
> 2 boys he shot.