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ABC: Edits of Michelle Obama’s “Assault Weapons” Claim Made “Solely for Time”

Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 10:08 PM
When it comes to the Obumphucks and their statementsthe Pravda/Izvestia/TASS/KraznayaZvezda Media never let facts get in the way of the "story."
Toa Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 10:32 PM
Facts are the enemy of the Left's the hysteria over "assault rifles" on the heels of the Newtown massacre, when the hated (by the "Liberal" phonies) fact was that Lanza used a pair of pistols in the murders.
allblues Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 8:34 AM
Enough of this stupidity. Moronic conspiracy theories like this play right into the hands of the gun grabbers and make our side look foolish. There is NO doubt that an AR was used.

ABC news is defending their decision to selectively edit Michelle Obama’s claim during Good Morning America today that an “automatic weapon” was used in the murder of Hadiya Pendleton, the 15-year-old who was killed shortly after performing at President Obama’s inaugural celebration. The “sole” reason, they argue, was for time.

Via the Washington Examiner, the first lady’s quote in full is below, showing the portions removed:

She was standing out in a park with her friends in a neighborhood blocks away from where my kids grow – grew – up, where our house is.  She had...

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