White House releases photo of Obama shooting skeet

After conservative media demanded a photo of the president shooting skeet, the White House makes one available


David Daley
February 2, 2013 10:28PM (UTC)

Conservatives mocked President Obama after an interview with the New Republic in which he was asked if he ever shot a gun -- and replied that he often shot skeet at Camp David.

So after a day of demanding a picture of Obama with a gun, the White House obliged today -- meaning Donald Trump won't have to offer $5 million to see it, and the "Skeeters" who believed a conspiracy theory was afoot might have to step down.

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David Daley

David Daley, a former editor of Salon, is the author of the national bestseller "Ratf**ked: Why Your Vote Doesn't Count" and the forthcoming “Unrigged: How Americans Fought Back, Slayed the Gerrymander and Reinvented Democracy.” He is a senior fellow at FairVote.

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