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

Tinsldr2 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 10:37 PM
Yes because there were no civilians armed (including off duty law enforcement and school workers) mass shootings occur Then the left claims that armed people did not stop them. They ignore the multiple times armed people acted as a deterrent or actually stopped a mass murder before it could progress to the point of a MASS Killing occurred. So yes there are no cases, where law abiding civilians were armed and a mass murderer was not stopped Mr Schultz!!!!! But he is correct, there are a lot of cases where people were unarmed and a killer could go on rampages.

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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