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NRA Derangement Syndrome

Dot462 Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 1:15 PM
The irrational Twitter posts cited are useless and dangerous (when encouraging violence against gun owners and the NRA). What do they want done? Confiscate all the guns? Impossible with more than 200 million guns out there. We have over 300 million people in this country. If even less than 1% of them are mentally ill, that's a lot of people. Can psychiatrists identify the ones who might shoot up a place? Not likely. Lock up all the mentally deranged? Impossible. Who decides they're mentally deranged? If those irrational Twitter posters know how to stop these shootings, I want to know about it.

Without waiting for the facts to emerge about the Newtown massacre, the usual combination of political and Hollywood elites, along with progressive social media types moved in to place the blame for this horror squarely on the National Rifle Association, calling the organization and its members murderers, and ironically calling for them to be shot.

Over the last 72 hours, we’ve learned something about the shooter, Adam Lanza. He was a loner who had Asperger's syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder, along with a myriad of mental health issues. His mother, Nancy, was a well-liked divorcee who collected guns, and taught her...