So this article is circulating through the blogosphere as the all-time champion for the dumbest argument for gun control in recorded history.
Because we at the Posse pride ourselves in thinking outside the box and going our own way, I originally intended to resist the urge to comment on it.
But the opening sentence left me with no choice:
Popular among handgun-owners, pistols are defined by their built-in barrel and short stock.
I understand why Charles Cooke had no words. As it was, it took me several minutes to stop howling with disbelieving laughter before I could begin to type.
It is harder to find a purer, concentrated degree of stupidity than this author has just achieved. We should all stand in awed silence before this monumental ignorance.
And then laugh some more.