Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Well there you go.....

Number of physicians in the US: 700,000

Accidental deaths caused by physicians per year: 120,000Accidental deaths per physician: 0.171 (U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services)

Number of gun owners in the US: 80,000,000

Number of accidental gun deaths per year (all age groups): 1,500Accidental deaths per gun owner: 0.0000188(Benton County News Tribune, 17 November 1999)

And so statistically, doctors are approximately 9,000 times moredangerous than gun owners."

Remember -- not everyone has a gun, but everyone has at least one Doctor."

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