As plenty of reporters noted as Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was grilled by Congress Tuesday, a lot of the legislators seemed to be reading questions written by their much younger and more tech-savvy staffers.

That inspired Washington Post media columnist Margaret Sullivan to offer up this take on Congress trying to regulate things it doesn’t understand:

Hmm … that sounds like it could apply to a lot of things:

In fact, it is the same newspaper that ran a piece on how gun owners who know the difference between a clip and a magazine are guilty of “gunsplaining” to those who want legislation written to ban AR-15s and other “weapons of war.”


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