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Gabrielle Giffords' father: 'The whole Tea Party were her enemies'
The father of shot American congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords has said that her political stance made her many enemies.
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Sarah Palin had published a 'target map' on her website using images of gun sights to identify 20 House Democrats, including Miss Giffords, for backing the new health care law.
Image 1 of 2A picture that is understood to be of Jared Loughner from his MySpace page Photo: MYSPACE
8:56PM GMT 08 Jan 2011
Miss Giffords, a Democrat congresswoman, was shot in the head during a public meeting in Tucson, Arizona.
A lone gunman, described by witnesses as being a white man in his late teens or early twenties, fired into a crowd gathered for a "Congress in your Corner" event outside a supermarket.
Her father Spencer Giffords, 75, wept when asked if his 40-year-old daughter had any enemies.
"Yeah," he told The New York Post. "The whole tea party
Originally posted by Fractured.Facade
"We're on Sarah Palin's target list"
She nervously said.
Amazing video clip.
I've been thinking this Palin thing was being blown out of proportion, but now I can't help but wonder if she did not somehow help motivate this crazy kid to do what he did.
Giffords words in this clip about the target, cross-hairs and consequences are chilling heard now after what has happened.
What a weird weekend this has been.edit on 9-1-2011 by Fractured.Facade because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by WeRpeons
Weird coincidence she was video taped responding to Sarah Palin's cross hair map. I bet Sarah Palin is hoping this video doesn't get on the news. If it does, she's going to make more enemies than what she already has.