- - Friday, August 28, 2015

On Aug. 26, a racist, homosexual, left-wing Obama supporter murdered two people and tried to murder a third on live TV. This story became an immediate media sensation, because it was caught on live TV and the shooter recorded the murders on video and uploaded it to social media.

Vester Lee Flanagan II, who was known on the air as Bryce Williams, faxed a manifesto and suicide note to ABC news. Mercifully Flanagan spared the taxpayers the expense of his defense at trial by killing himself. In his 23-page tome, Flanagan expressed racist rage and said his actions were in retaliation for Dylann Roof’s attack on a black church in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17.

The left wasted no time in turning this tragedy into a call for gun control. Virginia’s pathetic excuse for a governor, Terry McAuliffe, turned the tragedy into a call for gun control even as the Virginia police pursued Flanagan. Hillary Clinton could not even wait until the bodies were cold before she tried to capitalize on the tragedy.

The White House jumped into the fray with a call for gun control and an admission no law would stop violence. What spokesman Josh Earnest didn’t say, and no liberal would admit, none of the laws they have proposed would have stopped Flanagan. The only thing that would have prevented Flanagan from buying a gun would have been a complete ban on guns. But then again, that is what the left wants.

But nothing would have stopped Flanagan from carrying out his attack. If he could not get a gun, he would have found another weapon to use.

Two-hundred-seventy-five miles from Moneta, Virginia, where the shooting took place, another shooting happened. This one was not recorded on TV. It got only passing notice in the local media and none in the national media.

Five days before Alison Parker and Adam Ward were shot, Mark Caldwell was shot. His shooter is named Darrin Smith. Mr. Caldwell lived and Mr. Smith will not face charges in the shooting. That story is the story the mainstream will not talk about.

Mr. Smith shot Mr. Caldwell when Mr. Smith caught Mr. Caldwell burglarizing his house. Mr. Smith told Mr. Caldwell to get on the floor in his home. Mr. Caldwell refused and Mr. Smith defended himself. Mr. Caldwell fled but soon called 911 to get help for his gunshot wound. Mr. Smith has a long criminal record and was on parole for … burglary.

In 2013, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report on gun violence in America. Shockingly enough it reported that guns are used in this nation for self-defense between 500,000 and 3 million times a year. In 2013, the same year the Obama Regime was reporting that Americans used guns for self-defense, at a minimum of 500,000 times, 11,419 people were killed with guns. More people died from suicide that year than were killed by guns. That figure also includes those killed in cases that were ruled to be justifiable homicides.

The story the media will not tell is how often real Americans use their Second Amendment rights to defend themselves. Good guys with guns stop crimes.

The real outrage is that liberals want Americans to be defenseless against criminals. This is the story the liberal media won’t tell.

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