Ever since the Oregon shooting, we have had the same old responses from Republicans and Ammosexuals. Blame the victims, mental health, more guns, and some vague talk about what peoples’ rights are in America. However, there have been absolutely zero plans from Republicans on how to prevent this, outside of more guns of course.
Thom, being the brilliant progressive that he is, did not let Kyle get away with using the standard Right Wing talking points, before thoroughly exposing the lunacy of his opinion then shaming him heavily for having it.
This is not a mental health issue Kyle. There are people who are mentally ill in the United Kingdom and they don’t do mass murders like this
Source: The Thom Hartmann Program
Don’t worry! Thom didn’t stop there. He pushed Kyle more about why one needs to own weapons of war as a person living in the United States. Kyle started stuttering and had problems coming up with any more “logical” reasons why he owns his own personal arsenal.
Oh and did we mention Kyle sleeps with his gun? No really, he admits it in the video.
Watch the absolutely blistering takedown below:
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