I had a good giggle today. Some stats from Pew show the ability of liberal slander to influence public opinion. After about a week of propaganda about how polarizing conservatives caused the Tucson shooting, a poll reveals the share of Americans that accept the liberal view:
The Tucson shooting reflects...
polarizing rhetoric 0.6%
media coverage of politics/talk shows 0.6%
extremists in the Republican party 0.6%
My guess is that about 0.6% of Americans are liberal pundits.
Americans are getting more and more sensible about these mass shootings:
Compared to 2007, more Americans are focusing on the individuals.
And there's even growing support for the Second Amendment:
Who says the country is going to hell in a handbasket? (Okay, okay, much of the time I do).