Paraphrasing Wayne LaPierre: They are willing to certain amount of killing if it advances their cause. And Spousal Abuse is perfect for them: If the man shots the wife, the reason is the gun, not the abusive behavior of the husband. If the abused woman defends herself, she had other choices, but the availability of guns and the “culture of killing promoted by the NRA” is to blame.
They get double the blood for the same tap dancing. Vlad Tepes was not this bloodthirsty.