I guess they are buying bulletproof vests by the dozen too. I mean, to take on a class of first-graders on your own, armed with just a single Bushmaster .223 and a few (hundred) rounds without any further protection would require at least *some* degree of courage ...
The bigger the gun, the bigger the coward.
Thats what the NRA is all about. Fear and cowardice.
Yes, I would agree, several segments of our population are indeed sick. And fear-flogged into the utterly false belief that bigger guns in the hands of individuals mean security and safety.