And even banning guns completely would not stop crime. People will simply find other weapons to use.
And a good gun can last 100 years or more if you take good care of it. Just stopping production of them now would still leave quite a few guns out there.
Furthermore, it's not that hard to take a crude explosive and put it in a metal tube that's open on one end and fill the thing with shrapnel . . .
"Too often in recent history liberal governments have been wrecked on rocks of loose fiscal policy." - FDR
Demand Moderation - Occupy TPL!
Real popular fantasy is religion. It is a best seller, with people who realy believe in the stuff; that's how good it is.