Sick sarcasm: Piers Morgan jokes that he’s ‘gleeful’ about Newtown massacre; Update: Lashes out at critics

Piers Morgan has a penchant for exploiting tragedies to push a political agenda, but this afternoon, he outdid himself in morbid fashion. Right after tweeting that his anti-gun views derive from his concern for murdered children …

… he said this:

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Morgan was being sarcastic, of course. But his ghoulish sense of humor and his tasteless timing failed to amuse. Twitterers were shocked, saddened, and thoroughly disgusted:

This much is clear: Piers Morgan is reveling in all the attention.

Just remember, Musket Morgan: It takes a “showboat” to know one.

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Update:

Morgan may love the attention his idiocy brings him, but he’s not taking kindly to well-deserved criticism:

Pretty sure Morgan inspires hatred all on his own. And not only is he refusing to accept that he’s a colossal jackass, but he’s lashing out at anyone who dares to point it out:

Gee, projecting much, Piers? How pathetic.

The man has no shame.

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