After NRA vice-president Wayne LaPierre stood up in front of a bunch of news cameras on Friday and spewed the crap for which the organization is so well known, the Twittersphere lit up with 140-character opinions -- many of them funny -- about the whole thing.

Because sometimes if you don't laugh, you'll just break down in hysterical sobs of disbelief. And no one wants puffy eyes for holiday parties.

Here's a sampling of what we found.