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Is Chris Christie Overreacting Over the NRA’s “Reprehensible” Ad?

Kimberly04 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 1:48 PM
He is apparently running for president as a Democrat. The NRA told the truth about how Obama wants some kids to be protected and ours not. And then the hyprcrite (Obama, not Christie) stood there behind a shield of children to speak of his plans to disarm us. No doubt out of the Hitler playbook. We need to stand up to this socialist that wants to take our rights from us.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is apparently up in arms because the National Rifle Association released an ad asking simple yet important question: If President Obama’s kids are protected by professional armed guards -- why can’t yours be, too?

I agree with the governor on a number of substantive points, but here are two things to consider:

1. The NRA -- at no point during their advertisement -- explicitly attacked Sasha and Malia Obama by name. Yes, they imply that the “president’s children” -- because of who they are -- have certain...