Last night, Twitchy told you about the hysterical leftists bashing GOP Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan for buying hunting gear for his 10-year-old daughter. The backlash has provoked a remarkable counter-backlash from conservative parents who stepped forward on Twitter to talk about their children’s shooting and hunting experiences; women who pushed back against gun-control zealots; and Second Amendment defenders who shared memories of taking lessons from their dads and granddads.
— Gary Hollinger (@Ghan373) September 26, 2012
— Jeff (@ftworthgill) September 26, 2012
— Off A Cough (@OffACough) September 26, 2012
— Chris Willie (@chriswillie) September 26, 2012
— Maeghan (@maeghandawn) September 26, 2012
— Jim Stark (@indianajim1961) September 26, 2012
@michellemalkin Started teaching my daughter at 10. Now at 20 she's a better shot than me.
— Robert Buchholz (@buchholzbob) September 26, 2012
@michellemalkin got my 11yr old son his first shotgun last Christmas and his second rifle just this week He is almost as good a shot as me
— Chris Allen (@ChrisPAllen) September 26, 2012
.@michellemalkin My college daughter goes to gun range in skirt and heels, bcz if she ever needs to draw on street, that will be likely garb
— KeepCalmAndDrawl (@FormerlyFormer) September 26, 2012
— James Dean Sled (@JamesDeanSled) September 26, 2012
@michellemalkin My daddy did sniper training the US military. Taught me everything I know about gun safety & protection!
— Kelsey Layman (@kelseyglayman) September 26, 2012
@michellemalkin I bought wife her first gun, a Ruger P22 semi, myself XD 40 both conceal to carry!
— Mark (@nmbroncosfan80) September 26, 2012
@michellemalkin I'm going shooting for my 27th birthday next Monday. It'll be my first time.
— Demetrius Minor (@dminor85) September 26, 2012
@michellemalkin My Mom was a Natl champion in skeet,taught me & my brother, now I'm teaching my three kids.So thankful for that!
— Internet Sniper كافر (@InternetSniper) September 26, 2012
Yep. Liberal heads exploding and renewed Nanny State cries of “child abuse” in 3,2,1…
— Notorious Wojo (@NotoriousWojo) September 26, 2012
— ERZEN KRIVCA (@ERZEN) September 26, 2012