Fox News Host Tucker Carlson called President Joe Biden’s pick to run the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms “unhinged” on Friday; he also addressed Biden’s recent comments about gun control and exposed several lies that he told while speaking on the subject.
“Gun control is not about guns. Gun control is about who controls America,” Carlson said. “With that in mind, Joe Biden’s speech today, calling for more gun control should make you uncomfortable. Almost nothing Biden said was true.”
Carlson pointed out that contrary to Biden’s rhetoric, guns purchased at gun shows do require background checks and gun manufacturers can be sued (and are all the time). Furthermore, the AR-15 rifles Biden wants to ban account for only a fraction of the 10,000 gun homicides committed yearly.
Most of those, he said, were committed in inner cities with handguns, but Biden is going after rifles and bump stocks, which are mostly owned by Republicans who voted for Trump. Something to think about: who is Biden actually trying to disarm?
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