"Walk down Madison Avenue in New York. Many posh stores have, on view, or behind a two-way mirror, an armed guard. Walk into most any pawnshop, jewelry story, currency exchange, gold store in the country, and there will be an armed guard nearby. Why? As currency, jewelry, gold are precious. Who complains about the presence of these armed guards? And is this wealth more precious than our children?" The individual is not only best qualified to provide his own personal defense, he is the only one qualified to do so. By David Mamet. Get the full issue of Newsweek today on your iPad and other editions. David Mamet: Gun Laws and the Fools of Chelm - Newsweek and The Daily Beast BUT the same people that want armed guards that are EXEMPT in Feinstein's bill, poke fun of the NRA for suggesting armed guards for schools! NBCs David Gregory Mocks NRA Chief For Proposing Armed Guards At Schools . . . Fails To Mention He Sends His Kids To School Protected By Armed Guards Comment: What a phony group of people!!!!