There are a lot of people on social media Wednesday night wishing the United States were a lot like New Zealand and would have just banned guns after, well, after the first person was shot by one.

We’ll likely hear a lot of 2020 hopefuls chime in on this, but Bernie Sanders might be first out of the gate:

“Assault weapons.” OK.

Yes … why can’t the United States be more like New Zealand … or Norway … or Finland … or Venezuela.

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And here’s you-know-who already in awe of the power of government:

Wow, it’s a lot more sweeping than we’d initially heard — there’s a mandatory buy-back? Um, no.