Opinions, Context & Ideas from the TPM Editors TPM Editor's Blog

Good Times

Wf0ejzjmbzvhcetjodzq
Newscom

Charlottesville police drew their guns on the man after witnesses reported he brought a gun into the store. They restrained the man to ask him questions, but released him after they confirmed he is not a convicted felon, owned the gun legally and it was not concealed.

Police say he was cooperative and did nothing illegal. Officers did find a note in his pocket spelling out his intent to express his 2nd Amendment rights. Police say they could not release man's name because he was not arrested.

A bit reminiscent of these two idiots earlier this month in Oregon.