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Published On: Sat, Oct 7th, 2017

MSNBC’s Steve Schmidt: ‘It Is Harder to Buy Cough Medicine Than It Is to Buy an AK-47’

On Friday night’s Real Time gun control took center stage for the discussion in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre.

MSNBC political analyst Steve Schmidt told Bill Maher that the Founding Fathers “could no more conceive the idea of an AK-47” when writing the Second Amendment than they “could’ve conceived a spaceship.”

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“These weapons were not conceived of, were not understood, were not imagined in the context of the time when the amendment was authored,” Schmidt elaborated, “and we ought to have a real debate in this country about whether we want military weapons… weapons of war in the hand of every Joe who wants to go in and buy 30 of them.”

He then declared that it is “harder to buy cough medicine than it is to buy an AK-47 or 50 of them.”

 

Check out the video below.

Maher claimed that Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore could not have held a gun on stage if he were black, and then asserted that white mass shooters like the Las Vegas gunman are treated differently after the attacks than if they were minorities.

“I know it drives Republicans crazy when liberals say everything is about race and everything isn’t about race. But I feel like guns is the one area where, if you can’t see a giant difference between the way black and white are treated in America with guns, I think there’s a little racism in you. I mean, show the Roy Moore video. Here’s a politician waving a gun at a rally.”

Newsbusters has the full transcript: HERE

Other MSNBC classic liberal extremist remarks:

Chris Matthews likens Trump to Mussolini

Melissa Harris-Perry on “Star Wars” being racist

Police should be expected to get punched in the face

Sharpton: GOP sees black s like Hitler saw the Jews

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