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Good Guys With Guns

areynolds Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 12:47 PM
What do we do about our Pravda... oops, I mean our media? How do we demand 'fair and balanced' reporting? Our Freedoms are what we are about. Why should they be given up?
Ron781 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 1:23 PM
Recently Pravda wrote an article about Obama being a communist. Hey, they should know, right?

The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.

That statement, from NRA president Wayne LaPierre, was immediately turned into a laugh line by the press, deemed everything from “deadly spin” to “delusional” to “paranoid.” The New York Daily News proclaimed that anti-gun cranks—oops, I mean “mental health experts”—who had never met LaPierre had diagnosed him as crazy.

As someone who went to journalism school and has worked in media for years, I’m used to this. Left-leaning editors and reporters declare what “everyone” knows and “everyone” thinks, while pretending to be...