I tweeted about this, but it’s funny enough in its gross stupidity that I must mock them further.
The emphasis added below is mine.
Good Riddance: Colt Pulls the Plug on Producing AR-15s in the Consumer Market
The day many of us thought we’d never live to see has finally arrived.
In recent years, while mass shootings have dominated both headlines and cemeteries, calls for gun reform have escalated to deafening levels. As frustration and fears mount, and as organizations like the NRA have kept a stranglehold on maintaining the status quo, an unlikely hero has arrived in the form of Colt—the gun manufacturer responsible for producing the AR-15 assault rifle.
Ordinarily, I’d call them out for referring to the semi-auto AR-15 as an assault rifle, but that’s not the best part. The bold face emphasis above was a clue. Continue reading