That the NRA, GOA, and gun-loving paranoid delusional Alex Jones type whackos think we’re living in a dystopian “Mad Max” type reality is a metaphor we’ve often used at AATTP. When these lunatics aren’t busy planning to overthrow the government or avoid being sent to imaginary FEMA camps, they’re pondering the possibility of shooting up gangs of imaginary intruders roaming about every neighborhood and lurking around every corner.
Here’s Paul Krugmans’s take:
“We’ve gotten a glimpse into the mindset of the pro-gun people,” Krugman observed. “And we’ve seen certainly with [NRA CEO] Wayne LaPierre and some of these others, it’s bizarre, they have this vision that we’re living in a Mad Max movie and that nothing can be done about it, that America cannot manage unless everybody’s prepared to shoot intruders, that the idea that we have a police force that provides public safety is somehow totally impractical, despite the fact that that is in fact the way we live.”
Here’s the video: