The Alexandria shooting has brought about any number of hot takes, but a common theme on the Left is that Republicans should want to “rethink guns” now. Here’s how one such piping hot take appears in a Salon article written by Amanda Marcotte:
EVEN NOW, GOP WON'T LISTEN https://t.co/Lw6oWd6pxf
— Salon (@Salon) June 16, 2017
Fortunately there’s no shortage of people willing to provide Salon with a clue:
BECAUSE LEFTISTS ARE GETTING INCREASINGLY VIOLENT AND WE NEED TO PROTECT OURSELVES AND OTHERS FROM YOU LUNATICS https://t.co/iVNBSqouOx
— Eric Spencer (@JustEric) June 16, 2017
Correction: "Even now left, MSM wont listen". Stop condoning violence.
— S Iris (@smokeiris) June 16, 2017
Sorry, why do you expect us to disarm ourselves in the midst of your violent political 'resistance' exactly? https://t.co/lcBzRf25X1
— Chad Felix Greene (@chadfelixg) June 16, 2017
— Charles C. W. Cooke (@charlescwcooke) June 16, 2017
— Blame Big Government (@BlameBigGovt) June 16, 2017
Isn’t it though.