How a Bit of Satire Earned Me Round-the-Clock Abuse and Threats of Violence from Gun-Nuts
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There’s no justification for unfettered access to them.
The NRA looked at the Newtown massacre and saw a need for…wait for it…better mental health screening in our schools. Some even tried to blame autism. That’s like blaming World War II on the Germans’ propensity for head colds.
Perhaps my column jumped the shark a bit. I was angry. But worse would have been to watch those little bodies being carried out of the Newtown school, shrug, and say “Gee, that’s terrible. We’re going to have to do something about that someday, if the NRA approves.”
That would have been immoral.