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Obama: I Do Skeet Shooting "All the Time"

Bigdogoffthechain11 Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:21 PM
we should once again summon the words of our wise Founders; this time those echoed by Jefferson's fellow Virginian, Richard Henry Lee ("Letters from the Federal Farmer," 1788): "To preserve liberty, it is essential that the whole body of the people always possess arms, and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them." Yes, the easiest way to enslave citizens is to disarm them. Fortunately for us, our Constitution protects from these kinds of governments. At least, its intent is to protect us from an out of control government. The founders wrote the Bill of Rights to prevent an overreaching government from violating what they considered to be the “natural rights” of all men, and included in these the right to keep and bear arms .

Surprise! President Obama completely understands how gun owners in rural America feel and he’s on their side, or something. 

President Obama says he regularly skeet shoots at Camp David and called on gun-control proponents to “do a little more listening” to gun owners in the national debate over firearms.

In an interview with The New Republic posted on Sunday Obama said that he and guests “do skeet shooting all the time” at the presidential retreat and said he understood why many rural voters were protective of their gun-ownership rights.

“Not the girls, but oftentimes guests of mine go...

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