Former Republican presidential contender Ron Paul has just put out a tweet slamming U.S. Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle, author of the New York Times bestseller American Sniper, who was murdered this weekend at a shooting range.

Two observations:

1. Chris Kyle was an American hero of the highest order. And he used the sword because he was in the military, where his job was to keep America safe.

2. SEALS who served with Kyle said that using the gun range for persons with PTSD made sense. It put them around things with which they were “familiar” and was therefore a “very comfortable” environment.

Check out his tweet:

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