Gun Banners: When Facts Fail You, Play Beer Pong In Legislators’ Offices
AUSTIN, TX –-(Ammoland.com)- Still refusing to acknowledge the legal distinction between a college campus and an off-campus party, members of the Texas chapter of the gun-control group Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America spent Wednesday toting a portable “beer pong” game around the Texas Capitol.
Late Wednesday afternoon, the group posted pictures (http://is.gd/ZfuPGb) to its Facebook page, showing members posing with ping pong balls and red plastic cups—staples of the infamous drinking game—in various locations throughout the Texas Capitol. This latest bit of theatrics is part of the group’s ongoing efforts to mislead the public and the legislature into believing that pending legislation to legalize the licensed concealed carry of handguns on Texas college campuses would impact off-campus parties.
In a television commercial (http://is.gd/wjUeyU) released by Moms Demand Action earlier this month, images of a beer pong game are accompanied by a voiceover claiming, falsely, that the legislation in question would “force colleges to allow guns” at “frat parties.” In reality, fraternity houses are privately owned or leased by …read more