Must-see morning clip: John Oliver learns that guns are victims, too

The destruction of rifles reminds one gun enthusiast of "what happened to the Warsaw ghetto in 1943"

Prachi Gupta
April 2, 2013 5:20PM (UTC)

"The Daily Show" correspondent John Oliver interviews gun activist Charles Heller, who is protecting guns from people in Arizona. When shown the above photo of guns being destroyed, Heller told Oliver, "That one makes me think of what happened to the Warsaw ghetto in 1943."

Oliver responded dryly, "That is definitely not overstating it."


Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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