An argument against gun control is that you should blame the person, not the gun. For the purpose of this blog, I am not going to tackle that issue. I am not going to comment on whether our founding fathers ever contemplated assault weapons in the right to bear arms. Instead, I turn our attention to a recent robbery in Gaffney, South Carolina.
The Spartanburg newspaper reports that a jeep was recently stolen at a gas station. A man approached the driver, while brandishing a screwdriver. He then stole her jeep and drove off. Police are now looking for the stolen vehicle. It is black with gold trim and has a paper license plate. Yes… a paper license plate.
I don’t want to downplay the serious nature of this crime. I’ve just never heard of a screwdriver being used in the commission of a crime. No word on whether the National Screw Driver Association has issued a press release, reminding us that people have a right to bear screwdrivers.
For pic o’ day, here is more “behaving badly” conduct: