Originally Posted by Fish
I read your 3rd point, and it doesn't change anything. You're taking human emotions and attributing them to a material object. Saying people would act differently in the presence of guns, than they would otherwise. But that's not the way it works.
I'm saying that if someone who is normally prone to rage and fits of anger and displaying those acts in a violent fashion, adding a gun to that situation is only going make it worse.