Brace yourselves, because Lauren Duca’s about to shut down the American gun control debate — with a little help from a “burly Aussie”:
A burly Aussie man put our gun debate into condemning clarity:
"Why do you act like you can't change the 2nd Amendment? It's an AMENDMENT."
— Lauren Duca (@laurenduca) October 24, 2017
Wow, Lauren. That is, like, so deep and stuff.
— Brianna (@briannafjackson) October 24, 2017
Oh, sorry. Did we say “deep”? We meant “totally asinine.”
And repeating that ignorant remark indicates… what, exactly?
— Will Collier (@willcollier) October 24, 2017
This is the kind of thing not very bright people think passes for deep thought. https://t.co/rvKH3FQXkt
— Drew McCoy (@_Drew_McCoy_) October 24, 2017
No one is acting like we can't change the Second Amendment. We're acting like we don't want to. https://t.co/Teb8OcZ4RL
— Alexandra DeSanctis (@xan_desanctis) October 24, 2017
I mean, probably b/c there's no will to change it but I'm no burly Aussie man asking pointless questions
— Christine (@cmdeb) October 24, 2017
I suppose being Aussie can explain that kind of ignorance of the American founding.
What's your excuse?
— Judge Smails (@JSmails) October 24, 2017
What part of " …the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed." do you not understand?
— Just Ed (@Tall_Ed) October 24, 2017
Wonder if she doesn’t understand there is a “not” in the 19th amendment, too.
— Gege (@Pomquat) October 24, 2017
So's the 19th. Is that up for discussion since it was merely an amendment as well?
— Crash (@Boognish12) October 24, 2017
Why not the first? Or the fourth?
— Hughard Mill (@howiemill93) October 24, 2017
So repeal it. https://t.co/Ldl8H5Ok2i
— ?Sean Hemlock? (@jtLOL) October 24, 2017
That's not how it works though, is it? Thought you'd need to propose, pass & have states ratify a new amendment to supercede it
— Charles EP Murphy (@cepmurphy) October 24, 2017
And luckily for you, the Constitution comes with detailed instructions on how to change it. Good luck!
— Chuck Vipperman (@ChuckVipperman) October 24, 2017
Do it. Try to change it. Go ahead. Let’s see how that works.
— Brian Webb (@bwebbie) October 24, 2017
Go ahead and try. You'll fail, but at least you can say you tried.
— That guy (@jesterk1ng) October 24, 2017
We look forward to watching her and burly Aussie man dismantle our constitutional right to bear arms. Though inquiring minds wanna know: Why does Lauren need a burly Aussie man’s help to make a point?
Sounds like toxic masculinity to me. https://t.co/gLX8gLsfuz
— Ordy the Amish ghost (@TheOpulentAmish) October 24, 2017
Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.