Monday, June 23, 2003

Franks seeing black helicopters

Is it something about gun ownership that makes people froth at the mouth and posit bizarre conspiracy theories about how everybody wants to take their toys away, or is it just Stephen Franks? His latest press release is the sort of black-helicopters-UN-evil-gun-grabbing-government fnord that you'd expect from militia nutcases in America. In fact, all he needs is a reference to ZOG, and it would be indistinguishable.

But the best bit is this:

In New Zealand, there are votes to be won by making shooting sports people squeal for the delight of the latte set. This is primitive class antagonism.

Hmmmm - "Latte set". Now what was that about "class antagonism"?