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United States

14 June 1999

Salt Lake Tribune (Utah) & Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Texas), Column

AUSTIN, Texas — A weird thing happened recently. I wrote a column in favor of gun control, and I didn't get any hate mail. None. Not a single death threat. I've been writing in favor of gun control for years, and people always threaten to shoot me in response. Although this has not increased my esteem for gun lovers, I'm used to it and put it in the category of the-sun-rises-in-the-East. There are certain subjects — the death penalty, abortion and (until just now)... (

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