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The Point of Obama’s Gun Tour
Commentary Magazine, by Jonathan S. Tobin

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 2/4/2013 10:10:43 PM

With President Obama heading out on the road today for another campaign stop to promote his gun control package, thanks go, as they often have in the past, to Vice President Biden for helping to put the issue in perspective with some unscripted candor. The tenor of the discussion about the proposals has, since the president first unveiled them last month, been largely emotional as it seeks to tap into the universal horror felt by Americans about the Newtown shooting. But Biden made it clear that any thought that the White House’s advocacy on guns was geared to prevent

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jl80863, 2/4/2013 10:20:37 PM     (No. 9158790)

I understand obama will soon have two oval offices not to work in.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Old Army Vet, 2/5/2013 8:20:27 AM     (No. 9159258)

The point of zippys gun tour is one thing, to take away guns.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 2/5/2013 8:36:07 AM     (No. 9159288)

The purpose of the ANTI-Gun Tour seems to be, based on yesterday´s sermon in Minneapolis, is to villainize, demonize, and marginalize the NRA. And not just the NRA as an organization, but all of US who belong, others who don´t but support the 2nd Amendment, and specifically Wayne LaPierre.

(And frankly, from what I´ve seen of LaPierre lately, he´s doing his own cause no justice. He´s whiny and screechy-sounding. His body language and voice project ´´desperate´´. We dissolve into desperate, we do ourselves in.)

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