But America doesn’t have a gun problem……
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — ‘A Florida man who fired a gun at George Zimmerman’s vehicle during a road-rage confrontation was convicted Friday of attempted second-degree murder’.
‘Jurors also found Matthew Apperson, 37, guilty of shooting into a vehicle and aggravated assault with a firearm, local news organizations reported. He faces sentencing Oct. 17’.
From the Great people over at No More Mister Nice Blog –
‘Tomorrow’s the 50th anniversary of the day Charles Whitman of Austin, Texas, 25-year-old white man, Eagle Scout and Marine, son of a violent authoritarian father, speed freak and college student, killed his wife and his mother in their homes and then went to the University of Texas campus where he gunned down 49 people, killing 16 of them, mostly from the observation deck of the Main Building Tower’.
‘It is also, apparently by coincidence, the day the new Texas “campus-carry” law goes into effect, as I learned from NPR, allowing anybody with a Texas handgun license to carry a concealed handgun on any Texas college campus including, obviously, UT Austin’.