By Jenn Jacques
In the aftermath of the congressional shooting in Alexandria, VA. yesterday, the ladies of The View, or as I call it: The Spew, attempted to usher in world peace by tackling the perceived gun problem in America: the right to keep and bear arms, AKA the Second Amendment.
Referencing the shooting, host Sunny Hostin reported the shooter had an Illinois firearm permit and a license to carry concealed, before stating, “In Virginia, the gun laws are very very lax, they’re very very loose.”
After a brief aside in which host Joy Behar claimed if she lived in ‘one of these states’ with open carry, she would never take public transportation for fear “some guy on the subway would have a fit, just go mad because he was upset somebody took his seat … and shoot somebody else,” Hostin piped up to say the United States needs to model themselves after more civilized countries.
“We need to follow the lead of other countries, if you look at Japan, there is almost no gun violence,” Hostin said. “In fact, it’s like the chance of being killed by a gun are just the same as the chances in the United States as being struck by lightning, …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms