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Ehrlich's column doesn't add up

In his recent column ("The left and right view the world in predictable ways," Aug. 5), former Gov.Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.outrageously distorts the views of liberals on all the issues he addresses and repeats the rhetoric rather than the reality of the right wing's positions. With respect to the latest massacre in Colorado, he asks the "inconvenient" question: "How many lives would have been saved if someone in that theater had access to firearms of their own?" I can answer than easily: none. Mr. Ehrlich imagines a lone vigilante taking careful aim and taking down the assailant. He completely ignores the reality that the assailant was heavily armored and was...

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