Big tough guy Geraldo Rivera criticizes Orlando shooting victims for not fighting back


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Geraldo Rivera, a mustachioed tough guy with a selfie problem, decided to criticize the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting for not fighting back, something he would never, ever do. 

Media Matters, who first caught this, pointed out that while on Fox and Friends Monday morning, June 13, Rivera decided to see if his foot could fit all the way into his mouth. “When you’re in that situation and you have no weapons, you have two choices. If you can’t hide and you can’t run, you have two choices. You stay and die, or you fight. For God’s sakes, fight back. Fight back,” said Rivera. 

Rivera then decided to see if his other foot could also fit in his mouth at the same time: “There’s 100 people that he murdered with one weapon that he reloaded. When he reloaded they must, people must, America must understand, we are at war with Islamic terror, with these terrorists. We’ve got to stop them in Raqqa, we’ve got to stop them in Mosul, and we’ve got to stop them in the Pulse, Orlando.”

Rivera seems to forget that mass shootings are arguably the most chaotic scenario anyone can be in, and just about every law enforcement official and safety expert says you should run for exits. 

But according to Geraldo, if he was put up against a shooter with an AR-15, he would've mustered up the courage to fight. 


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