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Ed Schultz: "We've Never Had a Civilian Stop a Shooting"

Joseph64 Wrote: Jan 12, 2013 8:46 PM
AIG repaid the money they got with interest. Do you have any idea how far reaching AIG's tendrils reached into our economy? If AIG had fallen, millions of people and businesses would have lost their insurance and trillions of dollars would have been lost along with those policies.

Yeah, he really said this:

Where did he get this idea? Jack Coleman over at NewsBusters thinks the claim originated from a Mother Jones article written in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, but Schultz doesn’t source the statement. The Mother Jones report states: “In the wake of the slaughters this summer at a Colorado movie theater and a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, we set out to track mass shootings in the United States over the last 30 years. We identified and analyzed...

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