Found this older article online a little while ago. It’s a quick rundown on some higher-profile cases that made the papers – I remember seeing many of these on the 6 o’clock news. The article is a great place to start if you’re looking for a few valid easy-to-remember arguments against your anti-gun friends.
Many of these gun owners found themselves in extraordinary circumstances, having to use a firearm to save themselves and others. Most people don’t go to work at a construction site or head to the mall expecting to pull their gun that day – so many readers can probably take these stories to heart – it could be you just as easily as it was any of these people.