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´Heckle´ and Jive
Wall Street Journal, by James Taranto

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 1/30/2013 5:07:12 PM

It started as an awkwardly written article by Ken Dixon, a reporter at the Connecticut Post of Bridgeport. It became a fast-moving rumor and in some cases an outright lie propagated by national journalists. It wasn´t even the original story´s lead but began but began 23 paragraphs into the report on a Monday gun-control hearing by a state legislative panel in Hartford: "The Second Amendment!" was shouted a couple of times by as many as a dozen gun enthusiasts in the meeting room as Neil Heslin, holding a photo of his slain 6-year-old son, Jesse Lewis, asked why Bushmaster

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: navybrat, 1/30/2013 5:23:29 PM     (No. 9149238)

He was not heckled and shouted down. He asked the question and waited for an answer and some of the people in the audience replied 2nd amendment.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JAN, 1/30/2013 6:33:36 PM     (No. 9149344)

For shame. But then we come to expect nothing more from the media hacks who will go to every length to promote their agenda.

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