CounterPunch editor and longtime columnist for the Nation Alexander Cockburn died Friday. It appears Geraldo Rivera was not the president of Cockburn’s fan club.

https://twitter.com/LornestoToledo/status/227153065046843393

That tweet followed another curious posting by Geraldo:

Really, Geraldo? The worst part is that there are not more mass shootings? Come on.

Understandably, outrage ensued.

https://twitter.com/gadflies/status/227119701266927616

https://twitter.com/23Mkc/status/227098407393689600

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