This is a discussion on Barack Obama & Wayne LaPierre within the The Second Amendment & Gun Legislation Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; Originally Posted by oakchas Yes, but La Pierre "IS" the NRA. And so, his being in front of the cameras, and behind the NRA logo, ...
I simply feel he is not doing a decent job to convince the undecideds to our position.
He doesn't have to convince most gun owners,(They are "The Choir") he needs to bring non-gun owners over to our position.
His latest Op-Ed is an example of this.
Actually, I had expected (not hoped) to be flamed pretty badly for my OP and I'm pleased that the discussion has been relatively civil and rational.
" Keep On Packin' On The Bimah"
I'm pleased that the discussion has been relatively civil and rational.
"He went on two legs, wore clothes and was a human being, but nevertheless he was in reality a wolf of the Steppes. He had learned a good deal . . . and was a fairly clever fellow. What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life. The cause of this apparently was that at the bottom of his heart he knew all the time (or thought he knew) that he was in reality not a man, but a wolf of the Steppes."