WashPost Asks, With Straight Face: Why Didn't Strict Gun Laws Stop Charlie Hedbo Massacre?

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jan 09, 2015 10:49 AM

The next time newspaper reporters start making fun of how stupid some politicians are, they could always discuss Adam Taylor. The Washington Post foreign affairs writer was dim enough to ask “France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?”

It never sinks in, that trusty old maxim about if you outlaw guns, only the outlaws will have guns. Taylor not only asked a dim-witted question, he mocked Donald Trump for asking it, and then he asked it in all sincerity: