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CBS Actually Covers Gun
Self-Defense Case Promoted
By NRA; ABC, NBC Punt

Newsbusters, by Matthew Balan

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/11/2013 4:40:09 PM

On Friday´s CBS This Morning, Bill Plante refreshingly spotlighted how firearms are used to protect the lives of ordinary Americans. Plante noted how the National Rifle Association "Tweeted a story...about Melinda Herman, a Georgia woman who shot an intruder in self-defense as she waited with her two children in a closet....She fired at the man multiple times with a .38 caliber handgun." The two other Big Three morning shows failed to mention this story during their coverage of the current gun control debate. ABC´s GMA actually minimized the air time

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: provide, 1/11/2013 4:46:31 PM     (No. 9111429)

60 minutes will do a story, "Countdown to a Shooting" how a failed life leads the perp to his unhappy wounding.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: rightdog, 1/11/2013 5:36:31 PM     (No. 9111488)

There are probably one or two self-defense-by-gun stories every week. In my NRA monthly magazine there are at least 4 events cited. The guns are not always fired in many cases, and the intruder still is foiled. These are usually reported (probably reluctantly) in local media, but the national alphabet networks and papers look the other way....doesn´t fit their anti gun narrative.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bobn.T, 1/11/2013 6:21:51 PM     (No. 9111555)

Network news - soon to be extinct.
CNN and MSNBC - barely hanging on.
Internet news sites - growing.
Fox News - our national guardian.
NRA - also our national guardian.

Join the NRA.
If already a member, like me, send them a contribution. I just did.

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