The Sandy Hook shooter’s fist victim was armed, and it got her killed, and 20 kids with her.
Adam Lanza is the shooter in the most recent domestic gun-slaughter, this time at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut.His first victim was his mother, who owned the weapons he used to kill her and then twenty children, most aged 5 to 10 years old.
NRA fetishists (sorry, arms manufacturer sales-support groups) think the tragedy could have been stopped if only Adam Lanza’s first victims had been armed. Except of course, his first victim was armed.
Michael Moore has the perfect reply.
If only the first victim, Adam Lanza's mother, had been a gun owner, she could have stopped this before it started.
Oh, and my suggestion — don’t try logic on the NRA. Their job really is sales support, as Lee Fang suggests at The Nation: