Leftists want us dead.
No sooner did news break that a gunman shot Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) were left-wing Twitter users celebrating the attack — in which two Capitol Police were also shot, as well as a congressional staffer, and possibly more.
Activist and media personality, Tariq Nasheed, appeared to indicate support for the shooting on Twitter:
Author Malcom Harris, "joked"(?) that the shooter may have simply been acting in self-defense:
Sonia Gupta, a former prosecutor from Scalise's home state of Louisiana, offered up this:
Twitter user "Leon Trotsky" wrote that Scalise's shooting was "karma" for his "tea bag" beliefs:
Twitter user "Charles Oakley" wrote that "the KKK fucker deserved it":
Technology writer WaltIsFrozen said the attack will have a "silver lining" if the shooter was indeed targeting Republicans specifically:
"RestlessNews" created a meme that suggested the attack is the definition of "karma":
Others tried to use the atrocity as an excuse to make jokes about health-care reform:
Others suggested the Scalise shooting was justified owing to the congressman's beliefs:
That looks like an IS news feed
Lol maybe new gun regulations should be anyone who has ever voted democrat in their life shouldn't be allowed to own a gun then.... i'm fine with that
Wait a sec- that chick says she won't share her opinion publically?
Didn't she do that?
they're morons, but don't pretend like the mirror image of them doesn't exist on the far right. anyone who is firmly entrenched on either "team" is a fucking idiot
Bad taste but cmon, this is the OG. There's posts like that all the time. Making snide remarks about people getting hurt or people we don't like. (Insert matt Serra)
let's just get this civil war over with
Being shot doesn't make someone a saint, but this shit is reprehensible.
Vegito Blue -
The loving left
The retarded left, fuck these people but they aren't representative of all the left.
The shitty left is as shitty as the right.. who knew...
Tariq Rasheed, Sonia Gupta, Salhudeen El Rahim...is anyone surprised to see muslims support political,violence?
turducken - they're morons, but don't pretend like the mirror image of them doesn't exist on the far right. anyone who is firmly entrenched on either "team" is a fucking idiot
Bingo! Crazies are on every team, but those loons don't represent everyone on the team, just the worst part, right or left.