“In my very humble opinion, Wayne LaPierre embarrassed himself and the NRA today. He had a chance to change the national opinion of the NRA and he simply threw red meat to the base. He had a week to come up with something meaningful and substantive and “armed guards” is his solution? Right” — former Democratic congressional candidate Jimmy Farris via Facebook.
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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Huckleberries Online was judged the best 2008 Idaho newspaper blog by the Idaho Press Club. And the best 2007 news blog in the Pacific Northwest by the Society for Professional Journalist. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.
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