And they happen to be elected members of the US Congress. First, we have Ted Yoho who thinks that since the original amendment was about militias, and was intended (in his mind solely) to protect the citizens from their government, that citizens should have the same weaponry as the military.
Nope, that isn't crazy at all.
And from my own state of Oklahoma, Representative James Lankford blames gun violence on a combination of Social Security benefits and welfare moms. No, really. And the piece notes that he is the 5th ranking Republican in the House.
Nope, gun people are perfectly sane, and the Republican party is reasonable. Very reasonable. Nothing to fear here at all.