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Standing on the Graves of Sandy Hook

Chries Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 12:10 PM
Many critics have blasted the NRA for "using" the President's children as "props" in their most recent ad. I notice that none of those critics blasted the President for using other people's children as "props" when he announced his executive orders to "prevent future gun violence."

Last week, I appeared on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight." For the past few weeks, Morgan had been inviting gun rights defenders ranging from the reasonable to the nutty, and then slamming them by appealing to the memory of the children slain at Sandy Hook. And when I appeared with Morgan, that's precisely what I told him: "What you tend to do is you tend to demonize people who differ from you politically by standing on the graves of the children of Sandy Hook, saying they don't seem to care enough about the dead kids." Morgan could only stammer, "How dare...