“God help me, I want to take all of your guns out of your hands, by myself, right now.”
May 21, 2018
An editor of Esquire has penned a commentary piece proudly flat out admitting that he now wants the government to take away all guns from Americans.
The calling card of gun control enthusiasts over the years is that they are not calling for the repeal of the Second Amendment, and only want to see restrictions placed on ‘military style’ weapons and ammunition.
However, in recent months, anti-gun proponents have started to display a more militant attitude, increasingly admitting that yes, they do want to take all the guns away.
Dave Holmes, an editor of Esquire did exactly this over the weekend in a piece titled Okay, Now I Actually Do Want To Take Your Guns.
— Dave Holmes (@DaveHolmes) May 18, 2018
Homes wrote the following:
Hey there, NRA:
Listen, I know the moments after a gunman opens fire in a school are hectic for you. You have to get your talking points together, you have to mentally prepare to debate a traumatized yet sensible child, you have to look at yourself in the mirror and practice saying that more guns would have made the situation less deadly. It’s a busy time! And since we are always either in the moments after or the moments before a mass shooting, you’re pretty much always busy, I have noticed!
Anyway, I just wanted to drop you a line and let you know that I now actually do want to take your guns.
All of your guns.
Homes added that he is “finished trying to reason with” pro-gun enthusiasts.
“So now I, a guy who was ambivalent about guns just a few years ago, want to take your guns away. All of them. I want to take them all and melt them down and shape them into a giant sphere and then push it at you so you have to run away…