Washington, DC – -(Ammoland.com)- Few things are as painfully uncool as a 73-year-old billionaire’s desperate attempts to be relevant.
This fact is brought into stark realization by Michael Bloomberg front-group Everytown for Gun Safety’s ham-handed new campaign aimed at stigmatizing guns and gun-owning men among young women.
Dubbed “Singled Out,” the campaign website curiously seeks to drive young women to the gun control cause by way of disparaging men who own firearms. To Everytown, gun-owning men are predominantly “gunsplainers,” a derivation of the term mansplainer, which is a man who attempts to explain something to a woman in a patronizing way. Therefore, a “gunsplainer” is “a man who repeatedly and condescendingly explains to a woman why she’d be safer with a gun.”
The Everytown website misrepresents various aspects of the gun issue in a dumbed-down “Myths vs Facts” section designed to arm young women with the “facts” necessary to combat a “gunsplainer.” The whole enterprise gives the impression that Everytown intends the new term to encompass anyone brazen …Read the Rest