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Old 04-29-2013, 12:29   #61
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For those that thought the reporter / journalist was biased... I think most of his questions were a matter of playing "Devil's Advocate." Check out the post-production interview of the reporter (and what he says he learned).

Worth watching:

http://youtu.be/MFrAOEdAfJ4
He was enlightened...

Eta: That should have actually been in the original program.
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Old 04-29-2013, 14:53   #62
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Excellent followup. Thanks for posting!
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Old 04-29-2013, 14:54   #63
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Too bad Yeager was in it. I could have named a LOT of other people on YT that would have been better suited.
I agree. Hickock45 would have been a far better representation of the avid firearm enthusiast.
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Old 04-30-2013, 00:29   #64
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Are there any plans at CNBC to Premiere "Russia's, Communist Bloc Country's, Marxist Dictator's, Terrorist's, Drug Cartel's, Gang Banger's, Etc's Gun: Rise of the AK-47" or would that be too un-PC programing and offend too many good buds of the lib MSM?

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Old 04-30-2013, 08:48   #65
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I think I saw a flicker of BRD in that guys eye!
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Old 04-30-2013, 11:44   #66
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It was on last night so I watched the whole thing. It was not as biased as I thought however I really saw no point in putting so much emphasis on the Aurora victim(s) as they did. That doctor whom said the AR-15 was more destructive than a shotgun or handgun was really clueless on that matter.

I now see that the only reason CNBC went with Yeager was because of his Youtube vid where his rampant mouth got his carry permit pulled. The attention whore got what he was after.
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Old 04-30-2013, 15:26   #67
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It was on last night so I watched the whole thing. It was not as biased as I thought however I really saw no point in putting so much emphasis on the Aurora victim(s) as they did. That doctor whom said the AR-15 was more destructive than a shotgun or handgun was really clueless on that matter.

I now see that the only reason CNBC went with Yeager was because of his Youtube vid where his rampant mouth got his carry permit pulled. The attention whore got what he was after.
You've pretty much summarized my thought after watching it on DVR last night.
I tell you one thing that in my view was a positive even with the anti tones. The scenes of people taking classes and the mention of their reasons why... I was watching with my fiance and neighbor couple whom were prior neutral on the position. After watching that point the questions came out as to what I did in 3 gun and Tac rifle competitions. How my fiance had already taken a few classes, etc.
today i got a text requesting that I meet him at a LGS and help him fondle a couple of AR's he wants one now.
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Old 04-30-2013, 15:58   #68
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I think I saw a flicker of BRD in that guys eye!
Hmmm... I don't know what BRD is. Or it's not registering with me. Which guy?
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Old 04-30-2013, 17:17   #69
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Hmmm... I don't know what BRD is. Or it's not registering with me. Which guy?
My question, too. But I am gonna take a stab at it-- Black Rifle Disease?
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You've pretty much summarized my thought after watching it on DVR last night.
I tell you one thing that in my view was a positive even with the anti tones. The scenes of people taking classes and the mention of their reasons why... I was watching with my fiance and neighbor couple whom were prior neutral on the position. After watching that point the questions came out as to what I did in 3 gun and Tac rifle competitions. How my fiance had already taken a few classes, etc.
today i got a text requesting that I meet him at a LGS and help him fondle a couple of AR's he wants one now.
CNBC Pushes Black Rifles, that's the best part of the whole thing. SJ 40
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Old 04-30-2013, 17:26   #71
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My question, too. But I am gonna take a stab at it-- Black Rifle Disease?
We have a winner...
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Old 04-30-2013, 17:31   #72
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My question, too. But I am gonna take a stab at it-- Black Rifle Disease?
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We have a winner...
Ah! OK! I get it now.
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Old 05-01-2013, 14:53   #73
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I liked the show. It was a lot more neutral than what I was expecting! I knew those 4% numbers already, however was glad to see that on there!
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