Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Guns

Maybe if the entertainment industry rowed back a bit on the idea that guns are cool.

You know, fewer spectacular shootouts, fewer scenes where the hero cop or whoever edges down a corridor with gun held out as if it were a natural extension of the human body.

Maybe the odd scenario in which the person with the gun is made to look a bit of a prat.

It needs to start somewhere.

And it's not just an American problem. A few weeks back the Russians unveiled a statue of the guy who designed and gave his name to the Kalashnikov...  
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