CRAZY: Petition To Deport Piers Morgan Over Gun Views Gains Traction

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    LONDON (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for British CNN host Piers Morgan to be deported from the U.S. over his gun control views.

    Morgan has taken an aggressive stand for tighter U.S. gun laws in the wake of the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting. Last week, he called a gun advocate appearing on his "Piers Morgan Tonight" show an "unbelievably stupid man."

    Now, gun rights activists are fighting back. A petition created Dec. 21 on the White House e-petition website by a user in Texas accuses Morgan of engaging in a "hostile attack against the U.S. Constitution" by targeting the Second Amendment. It demands he be deported immediately for "exploiting his position as a national network television host to stage attacks against the rights of American citizens."

    The petition has already hit the 25,000 signature threshold to get a White House response. By Monday, it had 31,813 signatures.

    Morgan seemed unfazed — and even amused — by the movement.

    Piers Morgan Deportation Petition Gains More Than 30,000 Signatures
     
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    A cnn host is antirights

    I'm shocked

    no really
     
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    What a waste of time.
     
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    I'd laugh too. They are proving him right.
     
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    So less than 1/10 of 1% of the population want this guys to leave and it is a story?

    Must be a slow news day.
     
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    Maybe Piers Morgan needs to frequent malls and movie theatres more often?
     
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    Why, so one of you guys can take a shot at him?
     
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    Gee, what a surprise…

    It should be named the ‘I hate due process’ petition.

    That’s a lot of ignorance.
     
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    Piers Morgan needs to stfu about American issues. Become a U.S. citizen and maybe I'll care. But I grew up thinking that family problems should remain within the family, and the only relationship Piers Morgan has with my family is that he makes money off of my family.

    Fuck off Piers Morgan.
     
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    You may say that, the government can’t.
     

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