There is no “Gun Epidemic”

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    a widespread occurrence of an infectious disease in a community at a particular time.

    Yes, there are a lot of guns, and many new firearm owners in the U.S.A.
    Gun crime is down, gun deaths are down and gun accidents are down to historically low levels
    There is a revived interest in the shooting sports.
    An epidemic implies a negative effect on society.
    Increased Gun Ownership is a benifit to society
    Dont let emotional pleas cloud your objectivity