Sam's Club employees speaking into walkie talkies caption ''Supervisor' Ashley told me if I did not leave and remove my concealed weapon she was going to have forcibly removed. That's when I hit record.' (l) Sam's Club sign on building and parking lot (c) Sam's Club employees speaking caption ''Supervisor' Ashley told me if I did not leave and remove my concealed weapon she was going to have forcibly removed. That's when I hit record.' (r)

‘If it was concealed, how did they know you had it?’: Sam’s Club customer argues with employees over concealed carry of gun, sparking debate

'I agree with you, BUT....They're a private business and can refuse you service bc of it.'

On Oct 5, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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‘THIS is what we need’: Liberals swoon over Beto O’Rourke calling an Abbott supporter ‘motherf*cker’

'Exactly the kind of energy the Democratic Party needs.'

On Aug 11, 2022 by Claire Goforth

woman face turned to right caption 'Nah, there was a shooter at The Mall of America and they decided to take a family photo' (l) Mall of America building with sign (c) man standing holding camera taking family photo caption 'Nah, there was a shooter at The Mall of America and they decided to take a family photo' (r)

‘Maybe they just wanted a last picture together’: People filmed trying to take ‘family photo’ while on lockdown at mall during shooting, sparking debate

'Probably tourists tryna get the American experience.'

On Aug 9, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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‘Not complaining that we got a new safety measure; I am just upset that *this* is the solution’: Teacher shows new door lock to protect against shooters

'Very excited to explain this to my kids.'

On Aug 3, 2022 by Melina Khan

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People are calling for a Hulu boycott after the platform refused to air Democratic campaign ads about climate change, abortion, and gun control

'As long as Hulu is blocking political ads on January 6, gun safety, and reproductive rights, I will be blocking Hulu.'

On Jul 26, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

airport sign with gun shape and red circle with cross attached to ceiling (l) airport sign 'NO WEAPONS ALLOWED' attached to ceiling caption 'we can't get gun control but we can get a No Weapons Allowed hologram in the airport' (r)

‘This is where u put the budget?’: TikToker records gun control hologram at airport security, sparking debate

'We can't get gun control but we can get a No Weapons Allowed hologram in the airport.'

On Jul 15, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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Republican senator goes ’30-50 feral hogs’ route, uses prairie dogs to defend owning AR-15s

Prairie dogs weigh two pounds.

On Jun 7, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘I have to go through more steps to refill and pick up my Adderall prescription’: Teacher says it’s easier to buy a gun than it is to fill her Adderall prescription

'I've purchased both and can confirm it's easier to buy a gun.'

On Jun 6, 2022 by Grace Stanley

Man holding popcorn at movies caption 'Am I the only one who pays more attention to the other people in a movie theater because of what happened in Aurora, Colorado' (l) People seated at movies (c) Man holding popcorn at movies caption 'Am I the only one who pays more attention to the other people in a movie theater because of what happened in Aurora, Colorado' (r)

‘Looking for hiding spots everywhere I go, sadly’: TikToker says he profiles everyone at the movies because he doesn’t feel safe due to mass shootings

'The sad part about living in America is you just never know when or where.'

On May 31, 2022 by Jack Alban

Adult sex toys on red background with tweet by Nicole Tersigni centered caption 'there is no limit to the number of guns you can own in texas but there IS a limit to the number of dildos you can own (5)

‘So Texas is literally regulating dildos… more than guns?’: A Twitter user pointed out Texas has a legal dildo limit, but not a gun limit—many are outraged

'America is just f*cking broken.'

On May 29, 2022 by Jack Alban

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Users telling pro-gun politicians to ‘f*ck off’ are getting flagged by Twitter, told to be nicer

Twitter's attempts to push for civility following the shooting in Uvalde is being met with anger.

On May 25, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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Conservatives immediately, without evidence, blame ‘illegal alien’ in wake of Texas school shooting

The claim quickly became a flashpoint online.

On May 24, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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Anti-gun control tweets from Texas Rep. Tony Gonzales resurface in the wake of elementary school shooting in his district

'We need Gun control. Now.'

On May 24, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

hand pulling armor plate out of backpack with caption 'thought my backpack came iwth a piece of foam to protect my laptop'

A TikToker thought her backpack came with foam to protect her laptop. Turns out, her father put a piece of Kevlar in it (updated)

'So sad they even have to think of that in the US.'

On Apr 15, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘30-50 feral hogs’ guy feels vindicated after reports of California being overrun by pigs go viral

'He was a prophet and we rejected him.'

On Feb 2, 2022 by Mikael Thalen