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

NeighborOfTheBeast Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 6:13 PM
Christie needs to get off the fence and declare his abandonment of his conservative priciples and the Republican Party in general. If he doesn't quit the Republican Party, they should throw him out. In my opinion, his bootlicking of Obama on his tour of the Sandy-ravaged Jersey shore went a long way towards handing Obama a victory last November.
Steve of CA Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 6:32 PM
The Republican party is not a totalitarian organization
NeighborOfTheBeast Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 6:36 PM
No, that epithet belongs to the Democrats.

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...