By Bob Owens
It’s a silly story, but one that has to be commented upon if for no other reason than to contest the idiocy shared.
Yesterday, a writer for Gizmodo, the technology wing of Hillary Clinton fanboy ezine Gawker, ran an apparently sincere article blasting Ted Cruz for what author Wes Siler claimed was unsafe gun-handling during an interview.
Here’s what Siler considers a gross safety violation.
Republican presidential candidate and Senator Ted Cruz is talking to journalists in front of him. He is holding an over/under shotgun with the action open and chambers obvious empty, his hands clearly outside the triggerguard of the shotgun. There is clearly no one behind the Senator, except for a number of buildings several hundred yards in the distance.
Oh my God, it’s gonna be a massacre:
Staunch gun rights advocate Ted Cruz is here seen holding a shotgun while being interviewed by CNN. Can you see what he’s doing wrong? That’s right, he’s violating the first two rules of gun safety.
When you learn to shoot, apply for a hunting or carry license and any time you’re at a gun range, there’s four basic rules of gun safety that — and this is impressed on you very strongly — …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms