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Professor at center of controversy after tweet blaming NRA for Navy Yard massacre

Professor at center of controversy after tweet blaming NRA for Navy Yard massacre
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POSTED: Friday, September 20, 2013 - 8:30am

UPDATED: Friday, September 20, 2013 - 8:34am

A University of Kansas journalism professor is under fire for a single tweet.

Following the Washington Navy Yard shooting that left 12 dead on Monday, Profesor David Guth sent out this tweet:

"The blood is on the hands of the N-R-A. Next time, let it be your sons and daughters. Shame on you. May God damn you."

"Yes, I was deliberately provocative and I did it to expect a response," Guth now says. "I'll be honest I didn't expect it would provoke the response I've gotten now, but I have nothing to apologize for."

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