Samuel L Jackson Is Not Pleased With Trump’s Plan to Arm Teachers – to Put It Mildly

“Pulp Fiction” star capitalizes on film persona to call out president for “flaws” in his proposal

Last Updated: February 23, 2018 @ 3:04 PM

The man who famously played gun-wielding hitman Jules in 1994’s “Pulp Fiction” is now pointing his barrel down at President Donald Trump.

Samuel L. Jackson is not a fan of Trump’s proposal to arm teachers with guns, which comes in the wake of last week’s Florida high school shooting that left 17 dead.

“Can someone that’s been in a Gunfight tell that Muthaf—a that’s Never been in a Gunfight, the flaws of his Arm The Teachers plan??!!” wrote Jackson in a Friday afternoon tweet.

Many of the actor’s followers cheered him on with responses of approval, some evoking his famed tough-guy role:

But there were a few detractors who expressed that Trump’s plan to give teachers guns seems sound:

MSNBC correspondent Joy Reid struck a balance in her response, thanking Jackson, but also pointing out that the gunfights he’s portrayed in his movies are also not real: