Pro-gun Web site warns against bogus quotations

Pat Cunningham

On Facebook this morning, I ran across this quotation attributed to Adolf Hitler:

1935 will go down in History! For the first time, a civilized nation has full gun registration! Our streets will be safer, our police more efficient and the world will follow our lead to the future!

The fact that there’s no reliable record of Hitler ever having said any such thing hasn’t prevented the widespread circulation of this bogus quotation.

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