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Obama: I Do Skeet Shooting "All the Time"

EmeraldCoaster Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:56 PM
I've seen pictures of President Obama shooting hoops, shooting a round of golf, and shooting the breeze, but I've yet to see a photo of the man shooting skeet. For someone in the media limelight, you'd figure the all-informing media would circulate a few photos of the guy enjoying the shooting sport. Especially for someone that does it "all the time." Hmm, maybe it isn't like he says.
Bigdogoffthechain11 Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 1:00 PM
in all fairness, perhaps all of this shooting is done at swanky chicago country clubs or at Camp David, where pictures don't happen
EmeraldCoaster Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 1:09 PM
I recall photos of JFK shooting at Camp David, but that was obviously a different time. Maybe photos of President Obama shooting skeet are discouraged to avoid conveying the "wrong" image ... much like pictures of someone smoking.

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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