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Bob Costas and the Media Miss the Real Problem

Just an old soldier... Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 11:09 PM
Really? As I see it there is a massive spending problem. There is plenty of revenue (or taxes for the Democrats in the crowd). Out of control spending. Sailors drunk out of their minds couldn't have done what our honorable Congressman have done. I'm an independent too, and the size and scope of government needs to be cut down to size. Tax increases are the last thing our Republic needs. By the way Henry VIII, this article was about celebrity coddling and shielding from consequences, resulting in tragedy of which I agree. If Belcher's BFF had a gun, they might both still be alive.

Bob Costas, an admitted ignoramus on the issue of the Second Amendment, chose halftime in a nationally broadcast football game to infect the world with his uneducated opinion on gun rights.

Speaking about Jovan Belcher, the NFL player who killed his girlfriend then committed suicide, Costas missed the point completely – as did the equally ignorant sports columnist Jason Whitlock. It wasn’t “loose gun laws” that sparked this tragedy. If anything, it had to do with how we treat celebrities.

Costas and Whitlock have the right to their opinions – and the Democrat Media Complex has the right to amplify...