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NRA’s Wayne LaPierre Slams Obama’s Reference to ‘Absolutism’

jander Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 2:08 PM
Al Gore gets paid millions of dollars to pushing man-made global warming. I bet you eat up everything he has to say! Funny how conflicts of interest only apply to the opponents of liberals. Liberals themselves are above any conflict, even while they rake in millions. You also know that there are more super rich liberals in the Congress than the GOP?

President Obama’s inaugural address was arguably one of the most liberal speeches he’s ever delivered—but one line in particular drew the ire of NRA’s Wayne LaPierre:  “We cannot mistake absolutism for principle, or substitute spectacle for politics, or treat name-calling as reasoned debate.”

Speaking at the 56th annual Weatherby Foundation International Hunting and Conservation Award dinner in Reno, Nev., LaPierre said, “Obama wants to turn the idea of “absolutism” into another dirty word, just another word for extremism. He wants you to accept the idea of “principles” as he sees fit to define them. It’s a way of...