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Covered at Reason 24/7: Obama Attempts to Shame Opposition into Agreeing to Gun Controls

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Apparently, President Barack Obama doesn't know the meaning of the word "quit." In addition, he doesn't know the meaning of the words "entire," "we," and "pledged." With federal gun control efforts floundering, the president spoke today to try to shame us all for not continuing to agree to gun control regulations that many of us never agreed to at all.

Via The New York Times:

Frustrated by deep political resistance to new gun laws, President Obama on Thursday tried to regain momentum in his drive to pass legislation next month with an impassioned plea to remember the horror of the school massacre in Newtown, Conn., last December.

Standing in front of mothers of gun victims invited to the White House, Mr. Obama scolded lawmakers for not embracing the most sweeping of his ideas and objected to the notion that the country has moved on three months after 20 children and six adults were shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

"Less than 100 days ago that happened, and the entire country was shocked and the entire country pledged we would do something about it and this time would be different," Mr. Obama said, his voice rising with indignation. "Shame on us if we've forgotten. I haven't forgotten those kids. Shame on us if we've forgotten."

I don't think we're the forgetful ones, Mr. President.

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  1. Fuck off, slaver.

    1. what Jeremy said I am stunned that a mom able to profit $7884 in four weeks on the computer. did you see this webpage… http://www.snag4.com

      1. I don’t want to see your mom’s snag.

  2. Good lord what a shameless asshole.

  3. THERE MUST NEVER BE A NEXT TIME!

    1. Standing in front of mothers of gun victims invited to the White House…because those lost in the last episode weren’t around thereby cruelly depriving callous and opportunistic democratic politicians their opportunity to stand upon the pile of victims to make cheap political points in a most dramatic fashion, Mr. Obama scolded lawmakers for not embracing the most sweeping of his ideas and objected to the notion that the country has moved on three months after 20 children and six adults were shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

      Edited for improved accuracy.

  4. I’m pretty sure what i pledged to do was fight you tooth and nail, fucko.

  5. Looks like he’s going to be forced to dig up those kids’ corpses to stand on so we all know what the stakes are.

  6. “the entire country pledged we would do something about it”

    Say what?

    1. But you promised!

      1. I did what I promised, and bought another 8,000 rounds of ammo.

        1. Cosmotarian. Real libertarians buy reloading equipment and Z-Max bullets to prepare for the coming hordes of undead Social Security recipients.

          1. I’m confident of being able to drop OASDI recipients with a pellet to the bad ankle. I also have a few dozen “Gun Free Zone” signs to put around neighbors’ houses. That will draw them off!

    2. I find it scary to contemplate that he actually believes this. Similar to Slick Willy, Obama may have an infinite capacity for deluded self justification.

      1. He’s the one; he can’t believe anyone would oppose him. Why would anyone stand in the way of his realizing a progressive paradise? It’s just common sense.

      2. It’s my theory that President Obama is still psychologically in Chicago.

    3. “the entire country pledged we would do something about it”

      Obviously, this is something”, therefore we must do it.

  7. Anyone else getting ad-blitzed on their local teevee by the “hunter” with no fucking trigger discipline exhorting us to support background checks*?

    *this message brought to you by mayors against guns

    1. This piece of shit.

      Get in your truck and get the fuck off my land pedo-honky.

    2. Plus that guy was pointing it straight at the yard where the kids are playing

      1. I can’t decide if he’s got his finger on the trigger now. I was at the bar and this ad came on about twenty times yesterday. I couldn’t see it too well, but after the tenth time, I started yelling “TRIGGER DISCIPLINE” at the screen.

        1. oops…

          And yes, pedo-honky has his gun pointed in the kid’s general direction.

          1. That ain’t no fucking Honky. Guarantee that’s some Brit actor.

          2. Why must you impugn the poor pedos like that GBN.

            1. No pedo ever called me a honky…

        2. Doesn’t matter. Trigger discipline means not curling your trigger finger underneath the gun either.

          1. It looks like he wants to be far away from that gun as he can get. You’d think that with his billions Bloomburg would hire a better actor.

            Unless he thinks all gun owners are easily represented by some pedo-bag with a mullet, and will identify with this guy. (he does)

            1. “It looks like he wants to be far away from that gun as he can get.”

              I’m sure that the prop department had to weld the action shut, and fill the barrel with cement right in front of him, his agent, and the union, but….even then he was still certain that the goddammed thing was somehow plotting to kill him. Guns are powered by a sheer wanton malice, and the souls of dead orphans…

              1. I’m sure that the prop department had to weld the action shut, and fill the barrel with cement right in front of him, his agent, and the union…

                Brandon lee likes this.

    3. And he has a mullet.

    4. So, are we to believe that this inbred simpleton with no gun etiquette just wanders around somebody’s property carrying a shotgun all day, or that in the middle of child season, this guy took the time to break off of the child hunt to sit his ass on the tailgate of somebody’s truck and do a public service announcement about “common sense” gun grabbing with a flock of children outside his blind? The whole thing is suspect and improbable, color me dubious….

      1. “Hol’ up ‘er Jim Bob, lettem’ chilluns go… I wanna palaver about background checks on this here tailgate for a spell.” *spit*

        1. With a bag limit of two tags per hunter per season, at $250.00 a pop, a real hunter couldn’t afford to let that flock go…especially if he had his own kids to feed. I bet he had a salt lick over there, that’s how he got them to stay during his PSA…very unethical…..

    5. I try to watch as little local TV as possible.

  8. I wouldn’t be shocked if he pulled out a quart jar of one of those kid’s blood and bathed in it on camera at this point.

    Shameless motherfucker.

  9. When it was pointed out in 2008 that Obama didn’t have much of a track record when it came to bi-partisanship or getting legislation passed, we were shouted down as being racists.

    These antics of his are hardly surprising.

    1. You mean Candidate “I respect the Second Amendment and will never take your guns away” Obama?

      1. That was the Obama that didn’t support gay marriage, wanted a more humble foreign policy and was going to close Guantanamo. That Obama died in late 2007.

        1. He had a stroke on election night.

  10. “Desperation is a stinky cologne”

    /Chief Grady

    1. The lice… hate the sugar

        1. I am all that is man!

  11. If people have forgotten, Mr. Obama, then I’d be able to buy 9mm ammo and a colt right now.

    Oh, you meant the sheep with goldfish-like attention spans that allow themselves to be whipped up by whatever “crisis” our hysterical media is peddling at the moment? Yes, sorry, those people could give a shit about your dead kids anymore; there’s a new American Idol season on, or something.

    Live by the stupid, die by the stupid.

    1. He needs the stupid like Liam Neeson’s Zeus needed human adoration.

  12. …”the entire country pledged we would do something about it and this time would be different”…
    No, you lying sack of shit, the “entire country” did nothing of the sort.

    1. Yup.

      It seemed like everybody in my part of the country pledged to buy up all the ammo and guns they can get their hands on.

    2. The only thing I would pledge to do where this motherfucker is concerned is to shit in his hat.

      1. …while he’s wearing it.

        1. His hat took a shit

        2. A job for Sandi if I’ve ever heard of one…

          1. I sincerely hope that Sandi is working on some sort of top-secret plan to take a shit in Obama’s hat.

  13. “Less than 100 days ago that happened, and the entire country was shocked and the entire country pledged we would do something about it and this time would be different,”

    Poor baby, is he going to cry?

    This is exactly what the BAN BONER crowd feared: that dead children would fade away and they couldn’t stand on their corpses any more with any effect. They really thought this was it, this was the time, and they were wrong and now they’re upset.

    FUCK YOU.

    1. Yeah, the proglodytes thought it a done deal.

      One of my main regrets about this life, is that I didn’t attend elementary school with Obumbles, so that I could grab him by his dumbo ears and beat the shit out of him every day, on the playground, and make him eat dog turds.

      But I day dream all the time about doing it in the next life…

      1. You sound like kind of an asshole.

        1. Thank you.

        2. Hey, Hugh, I thought I was your go-to asshole! Are you cheating on me?!?

      2. I was never a bully…I hate bullys… but I have to say, that is one yummy, tasty fantasy.

        I would love to see that piece of shit with a bloody nose, a split lip and an eye swelled shut.

      3. I don’t see how it would have been okay to do that when he was a kid. But if there was some way to do it now without being murdered to death, then I would wholeheartedly support your efforts.

  14. 2nd Amendment crowd needs to take a page from Prez O’s playbook and bring up a group of people who have lost loved ones because they were in a “Gun Free Zone” and thus were unarmed when a lunatic chose to violate that rule and go ape-shit, spraying bullets. Suzanna Hupp would make a good start.

    1. Man, we’ve been trying that for years now.

      Do you think those people are gonna get national attention?

      No way, our media gatekeepers have decided that guns are bad for us and that’ll be the unified message going forward.

      1. Yep. Contrast the attention paid to this woman with the attention paid to Carolyn McCarthy. Both experienced gun violence, but drew opposite conclusions. One has the ear of the media, one does not. No points for guessing why.

        1. “How a politician stands on the Second Amendment tells you how he or she views you as an individual… as a trustworthy and productive citizen, or as part of an unruly crowd that needs to be lorded over, controlled, supervised, and taken care of.”

          Damn.

          1. Wish she’d have moved on to the Senate. I’d have loved to see her go one-on-one with that kool-aid cunt Feinstein.

    2. People who use guns for defense are generally derided by the Left for being evil materialists who value their evil property more than the life of the poor, desperate soul who broke into their home to rape, murder and steal from them. Because of corporations, of course.

      1. I wish you were joking.

        I’ve watched self-defense news stories online before where people have expressed in the comments section the same sentiment that you mention.

        Something like: “If someone is breaking into a house it’s obvious that they’re desperately hungry. Maybe a bit more charity and a lot less guns!”

        1. It’s a result of having such an incredibly wealthy and safe society: a lot of sheep who literally cannot comprehend the existence of wolves.

          1. “It’s a result of having such an incredibly wealthy and safe society: a lot of sheep who literally cannot comprehend the existence of wolves.”

            And I’m sure that the average proglodyte, convinced that it’s more noble to be a victim than an aggressor, will merely close their eyes and think of England Obama when the home invasion turns from a destructive shopping trip into something more carnal….and ultimately mortal…

          2. Well, if you’re the wolves, you percieve gun owners as ornery rabbits who don’t know their place.

        2. At my house, I claim the right of infangenthef.

      2. An oldie but a goodie.

        David Frum:

        The National Rifle Association’s Wayne LaPierre hailed the ability of a “good guy” with a gun to stop a “bad guy” with a gun. Sixty seconds later, however, that bad guy may need a wheelchair for life. We can’t dismiss these human costs as pertaining to only somebody else. They are all part of us.

        Oh,no! A mass shooter might end up in a wheel chair? Will no one think of the potential school shooters? WHO WEEPS FOR ADAM LANZA?!

        1. Sixty seconds later, however, that bad guy may need a wheelchair for life. We can’t dismiss these human costs as pertaining to only somebody else. They are all part of us.

          So the takeaway from this is to make sure you finish them off?

          1. So the takeaway from this is to make sure you finish them off?

            Almost word for word the exact thought I had.

        2. What Hyperion said about obumbles above…and I seconded….I now say about David Frum also.

          Fuck you David.

      3. Thanks for that link, I hadn’t heard her name before. Makes me more convinced I should carry all the time. Absolutely brutal to think about having left it in the car.

        1. She actually got elected to the Texas legislature and had the carry law changed.

          And the reaming she gives Chuck “Bitchtits” Schumer is priceless.

          aaaaand…

          She was featured on Penn and Teller’s Bullshit! gun episode.

          1. Thought I had seen most of those, but it was a while ago. I know what I’m doing this weekend.

    3. Why not just bring up a group of children killed by the federal gun ban boner, e.g., in Waco?

  15. That Obama, the messiah cannot get those senators to commit political seppuku at his whim, in order to burnish his credentials at the end of his presidency must be damaging to his self-esteem. Why won’t these fools simply fall on their swords as The One has commanded? The distraction of gun control is winding down, whatever will we talk about then? The economy? lololololololol….

  16. When Obama waves the bloody shirt, does the shirt have the original blood of dead children? Or does he refresh it in a big tub of blood that he’s reserved when he makes “impassioned pleas” about gun control?

    1. Like the senators who conspired to assassinate Caesar, Obama visits each crime scene and dips the lapels of his own suit in the pools of blood.

    2. A big tub containing the blood of 200 Afghani children killed by Obama’s drones.

  17. Guns are scary.

    1. Just paint em black for extra scary.

      1. RACIST!!!!!!!

        1. If it’s of any value, I never wanted to own a white gun…

      1. It’s even a CA compliant rifle…

        1. “It’s even It was a CA compliant rifle…
          FIFY

          I’m fairly certain that now, if it fires a bullet, or does anything other than weigh down a small stack of paper…it’s no longer CA compliant.

          1. Did CA recently pass more gun laws? I heard they were miffed that NY was out-statisting them, but I hadn’t heard if they ever actually did something about it.

            1. I’m from FL, waiting on some sort of bullshit to come down the pipe here, so I’m not sure about CA, but………

              http://www.californiality.com/…..-laws.html

            2. There are some pretty nasty bills that have been proposed but I don’t know if they will go anywhere. One would force everyone to get an ammo license annually in order to buy any ammo as well as forcing you to give a thumbprint for each purchase and banning mail order. Another (as currently written) would ban all semi-autos with detachable mags, not even just centerfire, my 10/22 will be illegal also. They are also going after grandfathered large (normal everywhere else) capacity mags. There are a few bills requiring you to lock up your guns and one requiring smart guns (which don’t exist). There’s probably more but that’s all I can think of right now.

      2. My buddy gave this to his daughter last Christmas.

        1. Has she shot her eye out yet?

          1. She wants to go duck hunting with her daddy.

  18. Wait, I thought he was focusing on immigration?

    1. A month ago he said jobs were his top priority. I guess he’s given up on that already. Probably just as well, his big plan to create jobs was basically to raise the minimum wage. Fucking dumbass.

      1. He gets bored easily.

    2. Atanarjuat| 3.28.13 @ 7:15PM |#
      “Wait, I thought he was focusing on immigration?”

      That flag’s not getting any salutes! We need something with real emotional draw!

      1. The gun control flag is getting lots of salutes, of the one-finger variety.

  19. What’s the way to say this…”fuck you”? Yes, I think so. Fuck you.

  20. “Less than 100 days ago that happened, and the entire country was shocked and the entire country pledged we would do something about it and this time would be different,” Mr. Obama said, his voice rising with indignation. “Shame on us if we’ve forgotten. I haven’t forgotten those kids. Shame on us if we’ve forgotten.”

    He goes from saying ‘shame on US’ to assuring us that he hasn’t forgotten to saying ‘shame on US’ a second time.

    I guess even a moron like Obama realizes that screaming ‘Shame on you’ to the American people isn’t exactly going to win him any support. The fact that he’s so intent on making sure we understand he isn’t one of the ‘us’ that doesn’t care about dead kids really shows what an arrogant weasel he is.

    1. Do people still do that hand motion where they point and stroke the index finger of their opposite hand down along their pointing finger to indicate that a behavior is shameful? I really want a gif of Obama looking disappointed and making that hand motion.

      1. Tsking, yes, grandmothers and facetious children still do it.

      2. “Do people still do that hand motion where they point and stroke the index finger of their opposite hand down along their pointing finger to indicate that a behavior is shameful?”

        Ahhh…the index finger carrot peeler, haven’t seen that one in a while…

    2. He’s just another corrupt politician, who chose his ideology because he felt the wind blowing in a certain direction.

      People like this, lack morals, compassion, and any semblance of a conscience, and many other normally developed attributes of modern humans. They are lying, scheming, backstabbing, disgusting excuses for human beings.

      Proglodytes worship this type of monster, because they are of the same mindset, but are too lazy and weak to assume leadership of the clan.

      Get ready for Hitlary 2016 for a new all time low for the human experience.

      That is it.

      1. “who chose his ideology because he felt the wind blowing in a certain direction.”

        He’s EVOLVING.

        Get it right, Racisty McPoorHater.

    3. Shame on us? Us? U.S.? USA? No way!

  21. Standing in front of mothers of gun victims invited to the White House

    Seriously. Fuck him and the goat he rode in on.

    1. “Seriously. Fuck him and the goat he rode in on.

      With a red hot curling wand…

  22. OT: Fed Ex Founder: I couldn’t start a company with today’s regulations.

    But remember, anyone pointing out how difficult the regulatory state makes it to open a business is just a goddamn wingnut.

    1. And of course we all know regulations are only used to keep the big evil corporations and check, and never actually benefit them by preventing the creation and expansion of newer/smaller competitors

      1. Barriers to entry are a libertarian myth.

      2. *in

    2. Pft. They don’t have a union! Of course they couldn’t start a business without a union!

      Won’t somebody please think of the teamsters!?!

  23. Kids are 30 times more likely to be killed with a car than with a gun. Killings involving ‘assault weapons’ represent roughly 0.5% of all gun-related deaths. A kid is therefore (using probably too-simplified math) roughly 6000 times more likely to be killed with a car than with an assault weapon.

    So why is passing an unconstitutional law to restrict exercise of a constitutional right a higher priority than a sensible, common sense ban of automobiles that are NOT protected by the constitution?

    1. Why do you hate the children?!?!

      1. Cause they’re annoying little miscreants with a head too big for their body, and no sense of balance or direction?

        1. “Cause they’re annoying little miscreants with a head too big for their body, and no sense of balance or direction?”

          Just like Obama…go figure

      2. Because they are on my lawn.

    2. Automobiles are highly regulated. Far more so than guns, which are not vitally practical tools for everyday life, but instruments whose main purpose is to kill people.

      1. [citation needed]

        And even taking your assertion at face value, cars still kill far more children. A rational person might take something away from that, such as “regulations don’t fucking work”, but not Tony.

      2. Automobiles are highly regulated? Then explain all of the uninsured, unregistered, and unlicensed drivers. Stop living in the land wishful thinking.

      3. OK, what about drowning? Children are 100 times more likely to die from drowning than from guns. Why aren’t we banning swimming pools?

  24. The rhetoric is so mindnumbingly dumb that I think it is safe to assume that Barry has lost oxegen to the brain from letting Michelle sit her exceedingly black ass on his face a few too many times.

    1. Dear Leader putting Biden in charge of his gun control initiatives should have been the first clue that his Harvard degree isn’t worth the paper it’s printed on.

  25. The rhetoric is so mindnumbingly dumb that I think it is safe to assume that Barry has lost oxegen to the brain from letting Michelle sit her exceedingly black ass on his face a few too many times.

    1. No that can’t be it. I’m virtually certain that Michelle is a beard. So the more likely cause is auto-erotic asphyxiation.

  26. Tony|3.28.13 @ 11:32PM|# (blather, blather, slurp…) instruments whose main purpose is to kill people.

    Total fucking Bullshit.

    Get somebody with a functioning brain (and the patiance of Job) to explain to you the logical difference between a guillotine and a gun. Here’s a clue : we don’t let police carry guillotines in their patrol cars but we do let them carry guns.

  27. Holy Smokes man, why didnt I think of that?

    http://www.AnonElite.tk

  28. So, lemme get this straight. The guy that has built his political career counting on people to have the attention span of mayflies is whining that people have forgotten something after a whole 100 days. That’s like 10 generations in mayfly time. Yeah, boo fucking hoo, and let us know how that works out for ya, Skippy.

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