In recent days, the Crescent City has been making the news again. Has another hurricane drawn a bead on the Big Easy? No. The Saints leaving? Not yet.
The news item that has prompted the governor to send the National Guard back to New Orleans is the rapidly escalating crime rate, murder in particular. In a single incident this past week, five teenagers were gunned down in a dispute thought to be drug or gang related.
Anti-gun forces are undoubtedly already out, looking past the murderers at the weapons in their hands, screaming that if guns were confiscated, this sort of