Gun Fetishists Open Thread

Fake Patriots


Artist – Jeffrey Boyer

As it turns out, the men who carried their rifles into a Chipotle restaurant and prompted the chain to ban weapons from its franchise locations belong to a group called Open Carry Texas. That’s the same Open Carry Texas that hosts an event they call the “Mad Minute” where they fire their rifles at a mannequin that resembles a women with her pants pulled down to her ankles.

If there is a more contemptible group of sadistic small-dick sociopaths in America, I don’t know who they are.

Meanwhile, here’s a helpful reminder that congressional Republicans blocked a bill several months ago that would have expanded funding for the Veterans Administration by $24 billion, including funding for 27 new medical facilities.

And people wonder why there’s a backlog.