The gentleman shot is one Mr. Harry Whittington who is listed as being in "very stable" condition.
My first take on this was one of sympathy for the man shot and then I immediatly wondered what the nuts a Dkos had to say about it? What follows below are some of my favortie quotes from the Kos Kids
"So are these sick BushCo fucks only turned on by power and violence? Can't someone be set up for a sexcapade already?!"
"Vice President Cheney is no longer allowed to meet with the President, on the grounds that Cheney may accidentally slice him up with a letter opener."
"First, Clinton shoots Monica in the face and chest, now Cheney shoots a republican in the face and chest. At least Bill didn't make the Secret Service clean Monica off. I wonder if the orange vest will be as popular with the rethugs as the blue dress was."
"I come from a country where guns are few and far between - even the cops don't carry them.
So to hear that the Vice-President of the US has actually shot one of his friends is unbelievable. A walking advert for gun control. The fact that Cheney's office is trying so hard to play it down is also baffling - he SHOT SOMEONE for crap's sake...."
"Dig deep-- thres aconspiracy somewhere-- dig dig"
"The REAL tragedy was.... That Cheney wasn't the one who was shot"
To be fair I find at least one of the above comments to be amusing, namely those by Kickturn and scottman. The rest are rather normal for as far as how a conservative tends to view liberals.
I say this because it seems like libs are always looking for a conspiracy involving Republicans, a lack of respect for life unless that life belongs to a
Can't the liberals come up with something new? Don't the tin foil hats begin to irritate your scalps after a while?