The angry personal attacks following my gun control proposals demonstrate brutish blind rigid unreasonable 2nd Amendment radical orthodoxy—
Geraldo Rivera (@GeraldoRivera) January 06, 2013
Geraldo Rivera is now whining about the fact that others don’t like his opinion on gun control. Dear Geraldo, you are a public figure with a national television show. You are going to get criticism. Get over it.
Here’s a synopsis of Geraldo’s “proposals” from FireArmsPolicy.org:
In a January 5 broadcast on Fox News, Geraldo Rivera outlined and argued for his own gun control proposals, which included a national registration scheme and an outright ban of common self-defense firearms like semi-automatic rifles (except, of course, for the political elite).
There were some good points thrown back at him in response:
Before Saturday’s broadcast, he tweeted this tease:
And this may be the best point made on the subject: