Brantley Gilbert Shows Off Second Amendment Tattoos and the anti-gun nuts lampoon him on Twitter and Facebook. The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, formerly known as The National Coalition To Ban Handguns, took to Facebook with a revision of Brantley’s tattoo.
Of course they didn’t stop there, taking the cause to Twitter as well. They “fixed” it for him by changing it to the 3rd Amendment, since he isn’t a part of a “well-regulated militia” as far as they know.
Cold Dead Hands, an up and coming 2nd Amendment Advocacy group, took CSGV to task on their “understanding” of what a “well-regulated militia” is, with a graphic illustration of the 2nd Amendment explained and a link to an article explaining what well-regulated militia means in the context of the 2nd Amendment.
— Cold Dead Hands (@colddeadhands1) May 8, 2015
Here is the article on what “well-regulated militia” means according to the Cold Dead Hands Group. Of course the exchange also included some passive aggressive comments from CDH and some outright name calling from CSGV.
As of the writing of this article, Brantley Gilbert has not yet weighed in on the Twitter exchange. It seems to have calmed for the moment with this final exchange;
Just a reminder here, this all started over a tattoo. No guns were involved and no lives lost. If you are not familiar with the groups involved –