The Daily Show With Trevor Noah skewers new Missouri gun law

Missouri lawmakers voted to override Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of a sweeping gun rights bill on Wednesday. Among other things, the law eliminates the safety training and background checks now required for carrying a concealed weapon.

Opposed by the Missouri Police Chiefs Association and the bishops of the state’s four Catholic dioceses, the law was mocked by The Daily Show With Trevor Noah on Wednesday.

During the segment, Noah described the training the state requires for less potentially lethal pursuits, such as serving on a school board or becoming a “master naturalist.”

Popular smartphone games also include a training segment, Noah noted. “Even Pokémon Go is like, You need some training. Missouri is like, Nah, have a gun, have a gun.”

Here’s the segment:

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