A collection of quotes from this week’s Tower of 2A Babble.
“… my brother knows one of the financiers on the Katie Couric project—and he told me your footage from that documentary was cut after a private screening between Katie Couric and Michael Bloomberg.” — Radio host John Cardillo to John Lott, helping to explain why not a single second of four hours of interviews with Lott made it into the final cut of Couric’s anti-gun pseudo-documentary “Under the Gun.”
“There is simply no legal justification to deny licensed, law-abiding citizens on campus the same measure of personal protection they are entitled to elsewhere in Texas.” — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on a judge’s decision to deny a request for a preliminary injunction to stop campus carry in the Lone Star State.
“We fought hard, and the people spoke up.” — Western True Value Store Manager Kerry Maupin, who is donating guns to a United Way raffle in New Mexico, on the failure of anti-gunners’ efforts to stop the firearm raffle.
“Every law-abiding citizen should be in a position to defend themselves, their family and their friends.” — Frauke Petry, leader of Germany’s Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, calling for loosening gun restrictions following deadly attacks in that country.
“Please be aware that the staff at Claude ISD is armed and may use whatever force is necessary to protect our students.” — Warning message to criminals on signs posted at campuses of Claude Schools in west Texas.