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Obama follows in the footsteps of
previous presidents by finally posing
with a gun as White House goads
the doubters to claim skeet
shooting picture is a fake

Daily Mail [UK], by Leslie Larson, David McCormack

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 2/3/2013 5:30:18 AM

Two days before President Barack Obama´s first trip outside Washington to promote his gun-control proposals, the White House tried on Saturday to settle a brewing mystery by releasing a photo to back his claim to be a skeet shooter. Obama had set inquiring minds spinning when, in an interview with The New Republic magazine, he answered ‘yes’ when asked if he had ever fired a gun. The admission came as a surprise to many.[Snip] Asked whether the entire family participates, the president said: ‘Not the girls, but oftentimes guests of mine go up there.’ Then on Saturday morning, the White

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Reply 1 - Posted by: dolphin, 2/3/2013 5:42:24 AM     (No. 9155299)

The most interesting comment after the article was by someone who found out what was on the schedule for August 4, 2012. Of course the picture will tell the lofos all they need to know.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/3/2013 5:45:20 AM     (No. 9155301)

Good heavens. This was a stupid episode.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mws50, 2/3/2013 6:01:50 AM     (No. 9155311)

Once again, our incompetent CiC shows he is clueless. You would think one of his educated idiots would show him a picture of Calvin Coolidge or even Jimmy Carter holding a shotgun, so our Doofus-in-Chief would know how to do it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Sanspeur, 2/3/2013 6:07:39 AM     (No. 9155318)

Of all the W photos msm has .. With real gun,,, they have to use an awkward one.. Butt the Barry posed fake looks even more goofy cause Barry is totally a Potemkin puppet..

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/3/2013 6:13:07 AM     (No. 9155322)

Looks like a real photo taken of someone who has never held or fired a shotgun in their life. Having the butt plate of the stock that high on the shoulder will create pain and a large bruise after a couple shots.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: osprey21, 2/3/2013 6:15:58 AM     (No. 9155323)

And Barry´s favorite target is...? You guessed it, the Constitution.

Idiot.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: rayscain, 2/3/2013 6:29:13 AM     (No. 9155330)

This WH is so juvenile!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 2/3/2013 7:15:32 AM     (No. 9155355)

Look what this complete fake of a human being has reduced us to. Fake birth certificates, fake selective service applications, fake social security numbers, fake identities, and now even fake photos.

And the Mainstream Media drum "corpse" marches on.

The mainstream media and their fake polls and fake reporting are the problem. Get rid of the mainstream media and then you can expose the fake president. Even the dumbass democrats will have to admit what we all have known from the beginning. Zero is a complete forgery.

I wonder what Katie Couric threw up yesterday. Another complete fake.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: DWIM, 2/3/2013 7:18:49 AM     (No. 9155359)

Isn´t that a leftie trying to shoot a rightie´s shotgun? Look at the exhaust; would cover the shooter´s line of sight. Just my (maybe way off observations). Didn´t even address the too-high positioning of the butt plate (hat tip to #5), nor the vertical positioning. I´d wonder if I´d be on my keester of I shot that upright. I don´t even do that w/a pistol, much less anything with more kick.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Muguy, 2/3/2013 8:17:56 AM     (No. 9155423)

Next media outreach--trying to guest star on "Duck Dynasty"!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: bigken2, 2/3/2013 8:59:18 AM     (No. 9155507)

this is a pic of someone who has never fired a shotgun befor he is aming at a taget for the first time and he missed it badly the pic looks real but obama is a fake

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Reply 12 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 2/3/2013 9:17:01 AM     (No. 9155539)

i think i´m starting to get this phony pose..
the JFK pic..
the WH POSED the Moron in Chief when they told him to pull the trigger..
with the butt too high on his shoulder (ouch!)..
POINTING the gun straight ahead is proper because you are not sure if a clay pigeon is coming out HIGH or LOW..
as far as i recall there is NOT a MEDIUM house that throws out a pigeon..
only a LOW house or a HIGH house..

again, in the article, take a look at the pic of JFK..
he is POINTING the shotgun straight ahead.. LEVEL..
the Camelot Adoring feather merchants who posed the picture looked at JFK´s pose.. and assumed he was SHOOTING..
he was WAITING to see where the bird was coming from..


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Reply 13 - Posted by: mary Ellen, 2/3/2013 9:37:33 AM     (No. 9155567)

From my experience I can tell you that is one low flying clay pigeon, especially if he is shooting skeet, and we all know he isn´t. What a doofus.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: JimS, 2/3/2013 9:50:39 AM     (No. 9155598)

Was that really Obama in the photo?
I couldn´t recognize him without the mom jeans.

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