By the way, the armed Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputy assigned to Columbine was out getting lunch when the shooting started, but he returned in time to fire at Dylan Kleibold from a distance and miss. Clearly, we need TWO armed guards at every school.
To commemorate Wayne’s little diatribe, here are the results of a PPP poll showing 63/64% support for assault weapons/high capacity magazine bans, 76% support for closing the gun show loophole, and 93% support for mandatory criminal background checks before selling guns.
Finally, I don’t know about you, but there’s no institution I trust more than the NRA to pick and train the appropriate armed volunteer to stand guard at my kid’s school. I’m sure that their
Playtime for Pedophiles National School Shield Program, which Wayne proposed today, will be a resounding success.
(h/t to Jay Rosen for the title)