” According to the FBI annual crime statistics, the number of murders committed annually with hammers and clubs far outnumbers the number of murders committed with a rifle.
This is an interesting fact, particularly amid the Democrats’ feverish push to ban many different rifles, ostensibly to keep us safe of course.
However, it appears the zeal of Sens. like Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Joe Manchin (D-WV) is misdirected. For in looking at the FBI numbers from 2005 to 2011, the number of murders by hammers and clubs consistently exceeds the number of murders committed with a rifle. “
- FBI: Hammers, Clubs Kill More People Than Rifles, Shotguns (washington.cbslocal.com)
- FBI: More People Murdered Annually With Hammers And Clubs Than Rifles (patdollard.com)
- FBI: More People Killed with Hammers, Clubs Each Year than Rifles (rubinoworld.com)
- Re: FBI: More People Killed with Hammers, Clubs Each Year Than Rifles (forum.prisonplanet.com)