Some people are wondering if Miss South Carolina’s answer to a question about gun control cost her during the Miss America pageant last night.

Miss South Carolina Daja Dial responded as follows when asked if we needed a ban on “military style assault weapons”:

I don’t, but because I think we need to increase education. We have to go back there. If we teach people the proper way to use guns, then we will reduce the risk on having gun related accidents. It starts with education.

The positive response from conservatives and gun rights supporters on Twitter was immediate and strong:

About Reagan Wilson

Reagan enjoys all things political. After realizing that neither of the current mainstream political parties encompass his beliefs he awaits the emergence of a true small government party. Good scotch, good cigars, mechanical watches, and SEC football round out his interests.