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'WTF Is Wrong With You?': NRA Trashed For Tasteless Meme After Mass Shooting

·Overnight Editor, HuffPost
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Seven people were killed on Sunday in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in the year’s 194th mass shooting, according to the nonprofit group Gun Violence Archive.

The wave of violence has led to new calls for gun control measures.

But on Sunday ― Mother’s Day ― the National Rifle Association posted a meme suggesting that mothers arm their young daughters.

“MAMA DIDN’T RAISE A VICTIM” read the text over an image of a woman and a young girl with firearms.

The NRA’s message and its tasteless timing came under heavy fire on Twitter:

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