‘Good Guy With Gun’ Would Not Have Stopped Hebdo Massacre
[su_right_ad]A group of oh-so-concerned ammosexuals known as “The Truth About Guns” attempted to prove that a “good guy with a gun” could have stopped the violent extremists who attacked the offices of French weekly Charlie Hebdo. The truth is that it did not go so well:
A Texas pro-gun group organized a re-enactment of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in a bizarre bid to test what would have happened if one of the murdered scribes was armed.
But the experiment set up by the group The Truth About Guns backfired — in no scenario was the “armed civilian” able to take out both “terrorists.”
Perhaps even more disappointing for the pro-gun activists, only one of the volunteers playing the role of the armed civilian even managed to survive — by fleeing the scene.
Pro-gun activist Nick Leghorn, who helped organize the experiment, not surprisingly downplayed the results.
“It’s interesting to see how people react under stress,” Leghorn told a local CBS affiliate.
[su_r_sky_ad]Yes, it is, Foghorn, especially people whose theories about good guys with guns get shot down! ‘Nuff said…