Left Wing Twitter Blames ‘Republicans’ and Scalise’s A+ NRA Rating for Shooting
Piggybacking off a post earlier which showcased the worst of right wing Twitter in the immediate aftermath of Wednesday morning’s shooting at a Congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, VA, we thought we’d take equal time to spotlight the worst of left wing Twitter’s reaction to the attack.
Where the right focused mostly on Kathy Griffin, the left focused mostly Steve Scalise‘s gun control stance.
it’s time for liberals to go after the Heller decision just like conservatives go after Roe. Settled law? So fucking what. #guncontrolnow
— Rebecca Schoenkopf (@commiegirl1) June 14, 2017
— Avital N. Nathman (@TheMamaFesto) June 14, 2017
So Rep. Steve Scalise, who once spoke at a white supremacist event sponsored by David Duke (google it) was SHOT today in Alexandria.
— Tariq Nasheed (@tariqnasheed) June 14, 2017
If the shooter has a serious health condition then is taking potshots at the GOP house leadership considered self defense?
— Malcolm Harris (@BigMeanInternet) June 14, 2017
Opposing sensible gun control laws on behalf of the NRA is all fun and games until you’re shot in the face.
— CJ Werleman (@cjwerleman) June 14, 2017
— Chris Faraone (@Fara1) June 14, 2017
Thoughts and prayers to the NRA’s pet politicians who are going to be offering thoughts and prayers over the next few hours.
— Graham Linehan (@Glinner) June 14, 2017
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