In the wake of the deadly Parkland shooting, the Intercept’s Lee Fang has decided to dust off a 2015 classic from his portfolio and make it more timely:

Funny, we haven’t heard any “gun industry executives” say that …

Nowhere in Fang’s article are there any quotes from these mythical “gun industry executives” that back up his claim.

What you will find are quotes from gun distributors and manufacturers noting sales spikes following widely publicized mass shooting incidents. Which is decidedly different from touting mass shootings as good for business.