NRA chief not exactly wowed by Obama inaugural speech

Barack Obama’s mention of “absolutism” in his inaugural speech on Monday drew the ire of one of its intended targets.  Wayne LaPierre blasted Obama for equating absolutism on an explicit guaranteed right in the Constitution with extremism.  In his speech to a hunting conference, a defiant NRA chief warned that the substitution of personal preference for the plain meaning of the text is to “mistake absolutism for principle”: