It's foolish that people depend on weapons to ensure peace when they bring about even greater danger.
Regardless of his name and his 11th-hour pledge of allegiance, [Omar Mateen] belongs to a deeply entrenched (and rather shocking) history of American violence committed against citizens in public places.
Guns are America's cancer.
If America, in the name of freedom to bear arms, wants to live and die this way, so be it.
Under no circumstances can we let our guards down.
Nearly 10,000 people die each year due to guns. Which dictator kills as many yearly?