He needs to be taken off the air for this…
According to The Blaze, CNN host Don Lemon is facing criticism from both sides after he said Americans are “playing the odds” they won’t be the next victims of a mass shooting as Congress debates implementing stricter gun laws in light of two deadly shootings in the span of one week.
“Every single one of us is just playing the odds at this point,” Lemon said during his comments. “The odds that in a country of 325 million souls, that we won’t be the ones that will get hit by the next bullets that start flying. We won’t be the one that gets that phone call about someone you love who did, that phone call that changes your life.”
People were quick to pounce on Lemon’s rhetoric.
“Someone at CNN needs to step in. This hyperbole isn’t just offensive, it’s actually dangerous,” former CNN producer Steve Krakauer tweeted.
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