By Tom Knighton
There’s a double standard at work when it comes to speaking in the wake of a mass shooting, in case you didn’t know.
For gun rights supporters like us, we’re required to wait a “respectful” period of time before offering opinions on the events in question. Meanwhile, gun control supporters don’t even have to wait for any facts to come in before they can build a soapbox from the bodies of the slain to advance their causes.
Just look at what happened Friday. We had a mass shooting, and while the rest of us were still learning about what was happening, Chelsea Clinton put this nonsense up on Twitter.
Thoughts & prayers for Aurora. Holding all affected in my heart.
Incandescent fury for the lawmakers in Washington and various state capitals who have done nothing to prevent mass shootings. It’s never too early to talk about gun violence prevention – it’s always too late. https://t.co/EGrp8MSaQj
— Chelsea Clinton (@ChelseaClinton) February 15, 2019
Now we know that the gunman was a convicted felon who still was able to obtain a firearm owner’s identification card and somehow pass a background check at the gun store where he purchased his gun. That’s a gun control …Read the Rest
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