Jack Neworth‚Äôs column on guns in America is one of the best I‚Äôve ever read on the ongoing problem of this country‚Äôs love affair with weapons (“Newtown is every town,” Laughing Matters, Dec. 20).

In spite of National Rifle Association rhetoric, guns really do kill people and this nation is flooded with them. We are like ducks in a gigantic shooting gallery.


Ruth Rosen

Santa Monica