More than 41,000 People Think It's a Good Idea to Let Everyone Carry Guns at the GOP Convention

Tara Golshan, writing for Vox:

But to thousands of Americans, the Republican National Convention, sponsored by a party that is known for its gun rights advocacy, should not be held in a venue that goes against those very beliefs.

"This is a direct affront to the Second Amendment and puts all attendees at risk," the petition, authored by user the Hyperationalist, says.

Make that 41,001.

(I went back and forth between the above joke and The irony, of course, is that this situation would be described as a Mexican Standoff.)