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Steve Scalise’s terrible answer to a good question about an assault weapons ban

Steve Scalise’s terrible answer to a good question about an assault weapons ban

Politics
Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) dismissed legislative gun control efforts, and argued that more guns will help prevent gun violence, during an interview on Thursday’s edition of Laura Ingraham’s Fox News show. Following a school shooting in Parkland, Florida that killed 17 people, Ingraham asked Scalise to respond to a tweet from former President Bill Clinton — who pointed out that an assault weapons ban like the one enacted during his tenure may have prevented Nikolas Cruz from legally obtaining the AR-15 he used in this week’s shooting. But Scalise argued that no new law could have prevented the carnage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. “You know, you go find your law that was gonna prevent this or the next shooting, and first of all, whatever criminal did
AMP for email is a terrible idea

AMP for email is a terrible idea

Breaking News
 Google just announced a plan to “modernize” email, allowing “engaging, interactive, and actionable email experiences.” Does that sound like a terrible idea to anyone else? It sure sounds like a terrible idea to me, and not only that, but an idea borne out of competitive pressure and existing leverage rather than user needs. Not good, Google. Send to trash. Read More