NEW YORKERS took aim at NRA chief Wayne LaPierre’s bizarre claim that looters “ran wild in south Brooklyn” after Hurricane Sandy — and some even used the Kings English.
“He’s a f---ing idiot,” said Steven Feinstein, 66, owner of Wilensky Hardware in Coney Island — one of the neighborhoods that LaPierre claimed Wednesday became a “hellish world” of apocalyptic violence. “He makes it sound like it was the 1970s around here. That’s nonsense.”
In a column in the Daily Caller, a conservative website, LaPierre reiterated his call for more gun ownership — and cited the storm’s aftermath as a prime reason.
“There was no food, water or electricity,” LaPierre wrote. “And if you wanted to walk several miles to get supplies, you better get back before dark, or you might not get home at all.”
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