Tom Brokaw tells grads: Owning firearms leads to terrorism

Tom Brokaw tells grads: Owning firearms leads to terrorism
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[Ed. – “Firearm tolerance”?  Is there some other way to have a Second Amendment?  “Gee, I’d love the First Amendment if it weren’t for all the religious tolerance.”]

[T]he University of Mississippi had the honor of having NBC’s Tom Brokaw lecture them on guns during last weekend’s commencement.

“I’m appalled by the determination of organizations and individuals to arm more people without any appreciation of the consequence of evermore lethal weapons in our midst,” he said. “More guns and more firearm tolerance will mean more homegrown acts of terror.”

“Yes, we have a constitutional right to own guns … but with that right comes a personal obligation to be on guard against the promiscuous use of guns (and) not to pretend that no limits means no trouble,” he said.

At least he admitted the Second Amendment exists?

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