A collection of quotes from this week’s Tower of 2A Babble.
“How would you feel if I came to your house one day and I hunted down your pet cat and I killed it and I then posted pictures of me celebrating the slaughter of your pet cat?” — Disgraced British “journalist” Piers Morgan taunting a 12-year-old female hunter on live television.
“The number of (gun) buyers has shrunk, so the simple solution, the industry realized, is to just sell more weapons to this smaller-sized market.” — U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., spouting the newest big lie by gun-ban advocates, that gun ownership is falling, which we debunk here.
“Many proposed firearms control bills are very poorly thought out, hastily drafted without appropriate expert input, and incorrectly proffered to the public as ‘making things safer’ in our communities.” — Riverside County, Calif., Sheriff Stan Sniff on the state’s relentless barrage of new gun-control laws.
“In some layouts of schools, a pistol is not an appropriate weapon because of the long hallways.” — Los Alamos, N.M., Police Chief Dino Sgambellone on installation of gun safes holding rifles in local schools for officers to defend students if the need arises.
“A local government cannot be allowed to flout Texas’s licensed carry laws, or any state law, simply because it disagrees with the law or doesn’t feel like honoring it.” — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton in announcing a lawsuit against Waller County, which is restricting concealed carry in its courthouse.