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The Post-Newtown Witch Hunt

Tampa Tom Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 7:38 PM
McD Why? It's because they are patriots who would/will fight to defend our Country, and our "government" can't risk having them in our midst. They qualify as a source of leadership at the base of those that WILL fight against those serpents that are poisoning us from inside. Everyone, this is happening ON OUR WATCH! If nothing else, we've got to fight back for the sakes of our offspring,

In the aftermath of the horrific Newtown, Conn., school massacre, Americans from all parts of the political spectrum agree that we need to pay more attention to mental health issues. Public death threats and incitements to violence must be taken seriously. The incendiary witch hunt against law-abiding, peaceful gun owners is neither noble nor effective. It's just plain insane.

Over the past week, I've witnessed a disturbing outbreak of off-the-rails hatred toward gun owners and Second Amendment groups. Whatever your views on guns, we can all agree: The Newtown gunman was a monster who slaughtered his own mother, five heroic educators...