> A public service announcement > > Doctors vs Gun owners > > Doctors > > (A) The number of physicians in the U.S. is 700,000. > > (B) Accidental deaths caused by Physicians per year are 120,000. > > (C) Accidental deaths per physician is 0.171. > > Statistics courtesy of U.S. Dept of > > Health and Human Services. > > >>>> > > Now think about this: > > Guns > > (A) The number of gun owners in the U.S. is 80,000,000. > > (Yes, that's 80 million) > > > (B) The number of accidental gun deaths per year, all age groups, is > 1,500. > > > (C) The number of accidental deaths per gun owner is .000188. > > > Statistics courtesy of FBI > > >>> > > So, statistically, doctors are approximately > > 9,000 times more dangerous than gun owners. > >>>>>> > > Remember, 'Guns don't kill people, doctors do.' > > FACT: NOT EVERYONE HAS A GUN, BUT > > ALMOST EVERYONE HAS AT LEAST ONE DOCTOR. > > Please alert your friends > > to this > > alarming threat. > > We must ban doctors > > before this gets completely out of hand!!!!! > > Out of concern for the public at large, > > I withheld the statistics on > > lawyers > > for fear the shock would cause people to panic and seek medical > attention!