WUT: RINO Says Gun Ownership is Dying... Like Motorcycles?
It's funny how little they know about it, or history itself, for that matter. One hot take by "Republican" David Fum on MSNBC's Hardball was particularly idiotic.
NewsBusters Curtis Houck reports:
Host Chris Matthews had just fretted that the NRA has prevented gun control even though a number of U.S. presidents have been shot and injured or killed when Frum decided to, well, hit the gas pedal in a different direction.
Frum stated that he "believe[s]" the floodgates will open among Americans and lawmakers for gun control. Why? Well, Frum falsely suggested one should just look at gun ownership eroding among young people in much the same way that motorcycle ownership has.
His evidence? Well, just go out for a drive and, according to this liberal Republican, he'll be proven right (click "expand"):
FRUM: I think we — when this breaks, and I believe it will break, it will break in a very sudden and dramatic way, because gun ownership is increasingly a generational issue of the baby boom generation. It's like motorcycles. You never see anyone under 50 on a motorcycle and a gun ownership is concentrated in a generation that have —