Professor calls for murder of NRA president

[Caution: contains obscene language, quoting a threat] A professor at a taxpayer-supported state university has called for the murder of the president of the NRA. Apparently the carnage in Newtown, Connecticut was not enough slaughter to satisfy the blood lust of Erik Loomis, PhD, assistant professor of history at the University of Rhode Island. Oliver Darcy of Campus Reform reports: A professor of history turned to Twitter over the weekend to call for the death of National Rifle Association (NRA) CEO Wayne LaPierre, branding the gun rights group he heads as a terrorist organization. "[I] want Wayne LaPierre's head on a stick," Erik Loomis, a professor at the University of Rhode Island (URI),tweeted. It "looks like the National Rifle Association has murdered some more children," he added." Can [we] define NRA membership as dues contributing to a terrorist organization?" he  asked in a separate tweet.   Loomis' comments come on the heels of the massacre at Sandy...(Read Full Post)