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Wednesday, May 8, 2013

More Advice for Kids From the NRA

Posted by Dan Savage on Wed, May 8, 2013 at 2:44 PM

Think Progress:

The National Rifle Association (NRA)’s overtures to children have come under fire after its annual conference last week, which advertised weapons for children and advocated storing firearms in kids’ rooms just on the heels of the fatal shooting of a two year old by her five year old brother. A ThinkProgress review of the NRA children’s magazine, InSights, found another piece of disturbing advice: kids should build target ranges inside their homes.

Build a target range in your home today, kid. Because at some point you're going to run out of siblings.

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