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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo‘s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five:

5: Ann Coulter

Right-wing pundit Ann Coulter celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday this week by going on Fox News and blaming minorities for gun violence.

“I just got back from England, which, they have not bought into this whole diversity enthusiasm,” Coulter said.

“If you compare white populations, we have the same murder rate as Belgium,” she continued. “So perhaps it’s not a gun problem, it is a demographic problem, which liberals are the ones pushing, pushing, pushing.”

Thankfully, Coulter chose not to propose a solution (final or otherwise) to America’s supposed “demographic problem.”