Word's don't shoot bullets
03/10/2014 8:03 AM
03/10/2014 2:38 PM
Re "Words don't shoot bullets: (Letters, March 8): Allow me my rebuttal: I've never heard of a collection of words, whether verbal or written, doing direct physical harm to anyone or anything in the same lethal destructive way that a bullet that's been discharged from a firearm does.
For words to do damage, people have to react to them. That's not the case with a fired bullet.
-- Don Crisafulli, Sacramento
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