Picture of the Day – Blame Photos of Political Figures Holding Guns? Gabrielle Giffords did the same.

Are we really to believe that if a politician poses in a photo, aiming a gun at a target, that they are ipso facto contributing to an atmosphere of hatred and violence?

In that case, are advocates of this argument willing to blame the victim? Because Gabrielle Giffords did the same.

Of course, Gabrielle Giffords did nothing to contribute to the actions of her attacker. Nor did Sarah Palin or Glenn Beck or the Tea Parties or anyone else other than the gunman. Read more

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