Dem Senator: If we had as Many Flu Deaths as Gun Deaths, “This Nation Would be up in Arms”

Democrat Senator Richard Blumenthal from Connecticut said that if we experienced as many deaths from illnesses as we do from guns, “this nation would be up in arms.” For an anti-gun zealot, the phrase “up in arms” is a little ironic. Maybe it was intentional. He’s referring to the 30,000 people who die every year in incidents involving guns. Of course, that figure is comprehensive. It includes suicides and even self-defense cases. Here’s what he said: “If 30,000 people in the United Read more […]

Are You a Hypocrite for Supporting Gun Rights and Opposing Abortion?

Lots of leftists love to point out the “blatant hypocrisy” of supporting gun rights (or the death penalty, on a different topic) while opposing abortion. Recently, the Daily Show’s Trevor Noah commented: Imagine if we could bring some of that pro-life passion into being more, well, pro-life. But right now, [pro-lifers are] more like comic book collectors. Human life only matters until you take it out of the package, and then it’s worth nothing. Take that, pro-lifers. You bunch of dirty Read more […]