The Oscar Pistorius story is so tragic. Another reason not to own a gun? How your life can turn on a dime!—
boygeorge (@BoyGeorge) February 14, 2013
His point is simple: If Pistorius hadn’t had a gun, he wouldn’t have shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
But South Africa is a violent place, as Boy George knows:
Another young girl gang-raped in South Africa. Shocking & unforgivable!—
boygeorge (@BoyGeorge) February 09, 2013
Even Boy George’s readers, probably not a conservative lot, understand that law-abiding South African residents can’t rely on the police for protection.