As sure as the sun rises in the east, failed comedienne/talk show host/Twitter activist Chelsea Handler can be counted on to pin the blame for mass shootings on the political right, regardless of the facts. So sure enough, within hours of the ghastly massacre Wednesday at a Florida high school which saw at least 17 deaths, Handler predictably popped up on Twitter to capitalize on the murders by claiming that Republicans “have blood on their hands.”
Handler posted a tweet about midterm elections, as reported by Fox News, urging voters “to elect candidates that are not funded by the NRA” and “who won’t allow kids to go to school and get shot”:
"It is disgusting how many times this has happened and Republicans do nothing," she ranted. "You all have blood on your hands."
Twitter users responded with disgust over Handler's exploitative political agenda and with the usual arguments that guns aren’t the problem:
But of course for the left, guns most certainly are the problem because the left ultimately wants to abolish the Second Amendment and confiscate all personal firearms. It's simply the leftist way, demonstrated time and again through modern history.
The gunman -- allegedly -- behind the killings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida was identified as former student Nikolaus Cruz, 19, which surprised no one who knew him. Many fellow students had reportedly predicted that one day the disturbed Cruz would shoot up a school.
One Twitterer had a final word of wisdom for Handler: