You have to wonder what people are thinking about sometimes. Of course, your first mistake is in assuming they ever really "think" about anything.
Any man talking about taking the means of self-defense away from his fellow man is either a sociopath or a repressed homosexual. That's from Sigmund Freud and it was a dominant psychological idea well into the 1960's. If you're a gun grabber, which one of these are you? There are two options to choose from.