The 2nd amendment … one of the scourges in America!! … the collective reality!! … “The majority of Americans want gun control. Even the Second Amendment that Republican fucksticks keep barking about uses the term “well-regulated.” It’s kinda ironic the anti-regulation party bases their entire pro-gun spiel on a sentence that says guns should be “well-regulated.” Even back when there were only muskets that took two hours to load, the founding fathers thought regulating guns was a good idea.”
One of my cartoon copy editors (I have two) told me this cartoon hit on something that “distresses” her.
She wrote, “It’s become a competition after every mass shooting to see if the shooter is one of ours or one of theirs. If it’s one of theirs, that just shows how bad and depraved the other side is. If it’s one of ours, it’s because the shooter was somehow victimized by the other side. We’re so busy hating one another we can’t see that actual people are dying and it’s coming for us too.” And then she told me I didn’t have any typos.
She is absolutely right and it’s something I admit I think of with each shooting…and I know you do too. I also know the other side does it.
How do I know the other side does it? Because if it’s a white guy, especially one with…
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