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

MaxAR15 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 5:16 PM
Let me just add, if you google Chris Christie & Rick Merkt support the Assault Weapons ban your search results will come up with politickenj web site. Click on that & you will see CC campaign poster of CC when he was THIN (well, so to speak) and his stance on AR15's. Enough said. What a RINO. Now are far as cleaning up Jersey, this state is not called the Soprano State for nothing.......

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...