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Danielle Wiercyski
Discussion 11/7
Fri Nov 7, 2014 4:25pm
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For my argument paper I originally had many things that I wanted to write about. I started with thinking about writing that airline pilots should be armed. I decided against writing about this because thereís not much supporting why they shouldnít be armed. Unless people want 9/11 to happen again, I donít know why they wouldnít want their airline pilot to have a gun. Then I thought about writing about whether or not global warming is a real thing. I think itíd be cool to do research on that to see if it really is real or if people just freak out about it for no reason. Thereís a lot that would go into writing this paper and I feel like I might end up with too much information and I wouldnít be able to organize all of it right. If my topic doesnít work out this would be my backup plan. Lastly, I thought about writing about gun control. I donít think that there should be stricter gun laws. I think that there should still be background checks and a process to go through before someone should be allowed to buy a gun, but I donít think it needs to be any more than that. This is definitely something that I would have to do a little more research on but I think that this would be the most interesting topic for me. Also, I hate when people say that we shouldnít be allowed to own guns. Like the NRA said ďThe only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.Ē No matter what people are still going to own guns whether people want them to or not, at least if the laws donít change it wonít be limited to just criminals with guns. Most people argue that there should be stricter gun laws because of mass shootings and they think they would feel safer without guns. Those mass shootings would still happen if gun laws became stricter but imagine what it would have been like if every teacher in the Sandy Hook shooting had a gun.

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