January 13, 2011
Anti-Gun Metaphor Congressman: Obama had to put on a "double barrel" effort last nightTopics: Political News and commentaries
Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) managed to inadvertently illustrate why his clarion call for political rhetoric free from such metaphors is both impractical and impossible.
Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) has been an outspoken critic of the use of so-called violent or vitriolic political rhetoric. Specifically, he has bemoaned references to targeting candidates or any type of reference to guns.So much for dispensing with the "violent rhetoric" he reflexively spoke out against so strongly.
On MSNBC this afternoon he said President Obama had to put on a "double barrel" effort at last night's memorial service in Arizona.
Click image to watch the video (if you think you can handle the "violent rhetoric":
Posted by Richard at January 13, 2011 4:07 PM
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