Violent crime isn't as bad? I doubt it.
The most violent country in Europe: Britain is also worse than South Africa and U.S.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1196941/The-violent-country...
Fair enough, I wasn't sure about the source on that one. I still don't buy the argument that if you remove guns, violent crime goes down.
You're absolutely right on that. There isn't even a correlation between gun ownership and crime.
No matter how intuitively it may favor one side or the other, the evidence just doesn't play out that way.
Having finally gotten around to watch Walking Dead, I will consider "Zombie Plague" as an acceptable argument in favor of gun ownership.