Rep. Massie Posts Gun-Laden Christmas Photo 4 Days After School Shooting

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Apparently determination weren’t capable guns successful the quality this week for Rep. Thomas Massie, a Kentucky Republican who gleefully posted a household Christmas photograph to Twitter connected Saturday afternoon. In it, the congressman and six household members are each carrying a military-style limb wrong the house, wherever they are gathered successful beforehand of a beribboned Christmas tree.

Massie’s wife, Rhonda, besides appears to beryllium pointing her limb toward the near broadside of a antheral grinning successful the background.

This questionable show of judgement comes 4 days aft a schoolhouse shooting successful southeast Michigan near 4 students dormant and injured 7 others ― immoderate severely. The suspected shooter was charged with execution and coercion this week for some the lives helium took and the lives helium scarred; his parents were besides charged successful transportation with the incident.

After a little manhunt, the parents were located aboriginal Saturday greeting and joined their lad successful jail.

The incidental triggered a question of schoolhouse closures crossed the authorities of Michigan, arsenic parents and administrators disquieted astir copycat shooters.

But not lone does the Massie family’s vacation representation deficiency sensation ― it besides lacks originality.

The conception of a nationalist fig sending retired a heavily-armed Christmas photograph evidently staged to “trigger the libs” connected societal media dates backmost astatine slightest to 2015, erstwhile Nevada Assemblywoman Michele Fiore (R) sent retired a remarkably akin image.

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