“scumbags like Timothy McVeigh”
McVeigh was a witness to what the Feds did at Waco and what he saw was so disturbing that he attacked the people he deemed most responsible.
Being outraged at the murder of so many people over what ended up being a media circus to gin up support for gun control does not make McVeigh a scumbag.
Misguided, yes. Damaged, yes.
Considering that he went to his death like a man and he owned responsibility for his actions I would not call him a scumbag. As awful as he was he was still made of better stuff than almost every Democrat I’ve ever known.
“Misguided, yes. Damaged, yes.”
Reminds me of the joke about the lawyer defending the guy who chopped his wife to bits and stuffing what was left into a suitcase - “What can you blame him for? Sure, he’s a sloppy packer, but...”