Perpetual big government critic Alex Jones started a petition to have CNN talking head Piers Morgan deported. Morgan had made anti-gun statements after media manipulated the Connecticut shootings tragedy for political purposes. Morgan is from England.
The petition drew more than 100,000 signatures, according to media. That earned a response from the White House.
Here’s what President Barack Obama’s mouthpiece Jay Carney said:
“... In the meantime, it is worth remembering that the freedom of expression is a bedrock principle in our democracy."
If you wanted a textbook example of perfect hypocrisy, look no further.