The expert they selected to talk about guns will make you wonder if ‘crack’ research team means something “different” over there.
Apparently, the folks over at CNN don’t have access to this new thing called ‘Google’. Because, even that hard-left search engine could have corrected their ignorance and saved them this embarrassment.
(Unless, of course, this slip of the tongue(?) was done intentionally as part of the ongoing effort to demonize the AR-15.)
(Related, Doug Giles Jackhammered CNN over using traumatized kids to carry their political football:)
Why do we say ‘slip of the tongue’? Because the person who said it wasn’t someone living in the New York or LA bubble.
This was retired Lieutenant General Mark Hertling. He was brought on as an expert to speak about weapons. If anyone SHOULD know better than to make that ‘mistake’, you’d think it would be military brass. Right?
Which brings us back to the question of whether it was actually a mistake or not.
That is the clip in question.
Why don’t I have one.
— Dana Loesch (@DLoesch) February 27, 2018
Her point, obviously, is because they don’t exist.
What is he saying, exactly? Semi-automatic STILL means what it used to mean. One trigger-pull… one round fired. Does full semi-automatic mean you pull the trigger with your finger super-fast?
Meanwhile, back in the real world, if you hold the trigger down guess what happens? One round is fired. If you dress like Rambo and yell some stupid movie battle-cry when you hold the trigger down?
You guessed it. There is STILL only one round fired.
What makes military weapons different?
The FULL AUTO option.
With a weapon that can go ‘full auto’, you hold down the trigger, and the weapon keeps firing until you run out of ammo.
Don’t let the Left’s attempts to demonize the weapon fool you. The weapon is not the problem. It’s the person using it.
Remember the hero that finally put a stop to the moron who executed almost everyone in that Texas church? He was once a training instructor for the NRA. He pulled his weapon out of it’s safe, and he gave chase to the thug, shot him, and waited for police to arrive on scene to tie up the loose ends.
That’s not the only case of ‘good guy with a gun’. In fact, current headlines have this story:
— FOX8 WGHP (@myfox8) February 27, 2018
Dave Thomas saw the suspect attack another person inside his apartment building in Oswego Township on Monday. Thomas said he went inside and got his rifle before ordering the suspect to stop.
“I poked my head out the door. There was a pool of blood, blood was everywhere in the hall. There was still a confrontation going on, there were about three or four people involved at this point,” Thomas told the station. “So I ran back into my house and grabbed my AR-15. I grabbed the AR-15 over my handgun — bigger gun, I think a little more of an intimidation factor. Definitely played a part in him actually stopping.”
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