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How Dare You Question the
President’s Love of Shooting

National Review Online, by Corey Dean Hall

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/30/2013 12:35:26 PM

CNN’s Erin Burnett had the temerity to question whether or not President Obama actually shoots skeet. If there are truthers and birthers, should there now be a new term for those who are doubting President Obama’s claim that he goes skeet shooting “all the time”? And should that term be “skeeters”? If so, count CNN’s rising young star Erin Burnett among the gadflies. During a segment on Monday night, Burnett took over two minutes to dissect the president’s shooting claim — and she found it wanting.

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It seems that to question Obama´s claim while not questioning Biden´s claim (to be a skeet shooter) is probably....wait for it....racist!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Alpha91c, 1/30/2013 12:46:14 PM     (No. 9148690)

To imply that a black man cannot excel at a predominately white sport (skeet), is certainly racist. Our beloved Dear Leader has shown that he is an expert accomplished golfer, bowler, pitcher, surfer etc. Probably there are other sports he is very good at, he is just too modest to brag about them. s/o

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Reply 2 - Posted by: viking diver, 1/30/2013 12:52:22 PM     (No. 9148698)

considering the zero has only been out to camp david all of 4 times and i don´t think he was trap or skeet shooting while there either.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Daydreamer10, 1/30/2013 12:57:46 PM     (No. 9148705)

I´m a bit skeptical. I think his statement was that he "does" skeet shooting. It would be more normal to claim he "goes" skeet shooting.

But, what´s in a word?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Achilles, 1/30/2013 1:00:01 PM     (No. 9148706)

Let´s see some videos of the Prez doing golf. I heard he golfs like a girl wearing mom jeans.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 1/30/2013 1:01:13 PM     (No. 9148709)

I´ll go even further #3, most sportsmen use the term "shoot skeet" not "skeet shooting".

But, what does wording have to do with anything when your telling a whopper like this one?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: woodsman, 1/30/2013 1:03:23 PM     (No. 9148713)

I´m sure he´s racked a few into the chamber....was Reggie there too?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: WV.Hillbilly, 1/30/2013 1:18:30 PM     (No. 9148733)

"(although repeated requests for photographic evidence wouldn’t fly if the subject were, say, the state of the President’s marriage),"

It would if he claimed to be married and no one had ever seen his wife.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: civilservant, 1/30/2013 1:19:30 PM     (No. 9148735)

"Uh, Mr. Preezy, do you dust them or are you a winger?"
"Gas auto, over and under or what?"
"Do you feel you may move on to Trap, now that you have mastered ´doing skeet´?"
"When you sleep, do you also lie this much?"

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Reply 9 - Posted by: PChristopher, 1/30/2013 1:47:08 PM     (No. 9148787)

In all the years I shot skeet, I only met one black fellow and he was military, not some lying politician.

Obama probably thinks 12 ga. is the bore of the needle you shoot up with.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero, 1/30/2013 1:49:25 PM     (No. 9148791)

Yes but how does the President feel about the "RIGHT" of citizens to own weapons as a defense against an over reaching government!?

The second amendment is not about hunting it´s about defending against an oppressive government!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero, 1/30/2013 1:52:58 PM     (No. 9148800)

And by the way the present administration has demonstrated it´s desire to suppress the first and second amendments.

Don´t you think we should be on high alert?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: simple simon, 1/30/2013 2:05:26 PM     (No. 9148825)

This was the moment the scales fell from Erin Burnett´s eyes.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIHrFQgDAdA

Should be required study for counselors and psychiatrists to help them diagnose and treat liberalism after the great cleansing.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: scribe35, 1/30/2013 2:31:20 PM     (No. 9148878)

I want to know if he ate any of those skeet he shot.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: TheGrandWahzoo, 1/30/2013 2:34:59 PM     (No. 9148886)

I doubt 0bama has even shot a BB Gun.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ocho reales, 1/30/2013 2:43:04 PM     (No. 9148905)

Erin Burnett learned a lot from Mark Haines and the way he interviewed people like Barney Frank and others. I would like to think that Burnett has a mind of her own despite working for CNN. Let´s hope she does and that she moves on to Fox where she belongs because CNN will not admire a journalist of independence not hewing to the Democrat line for very long.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: kctiger, 1/30/2013 2:44:17 PM     (No. 9148906)

I´m going to have to call him out on this one.

I mean, how could he squeeze in time for shooting skeet betwenn all those rounds of golf?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: rubberneck, 1/30/2013 3:00:46 PM     (No. 9148936)

Tommy Christopher makes a valid point, however.

He points out that the skeptics didn´t question Biden when he claimed to be a skeet shooter. (And that seems a little implausible to THIS observer...) Of course, since Biden is a white guy, it wouldn´t have been racist if they´d second-guessed him.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: troutgreen, 1/30/2013 3:34:55 PM     (No. 9149004)

Move on - George Soro
Lean Forward - MSNB
MOVE - mooch
PULL!!!! - bammster
DUCK!!! - the rest of us

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Reply 19 - Posted by: clw54, 1/30/2013 3:36:23 PM     (No. 9149009)

If I´d heard that Biden had made the same claim, I´d have called BS on that, too.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: ASAvet, 1/30/2013 4:13:58 PM     (No. 9149090)

Our dear leader wouldn´t know the difference between a skeet and a widget, or which end of the gun to point.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: noddy, 1/30/2013 4:51:29 PM     (No. 9149179)

Our President only shoots skeet when we are overrun by them, which is rare as skeet are considered endangered.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: 4poster, 1/30/2013 5:14:24 PM     (No. 9149219)

The people I know who participate in the activity call it ´Sporting Clays.´

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Reply 23 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/30/2013 5:19:13 PM     (No. 9149230)

I suspect he is feverishly practising shooting his iddy biddy shotgun to prepare to back up his lies about it.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: annie xango, 1/30/2013 5:54:29 PM     (No. 9149287)

He can´t play golf while he is there..so you know his sorry b*tt is parked in recliner watching ESPN.....

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