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Romney Taps Paul Ryan, Diehard Bowhunter, for Running Mate

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Romney Taps Paul Ryan, Diehard Bowhunter, for Running Mate

[Ed. Note: This is not a political article; it's an anti-hunting article.]

By Jim Robertson, Animals in the Wild, Exposing the Big Game and author of Exposing the Big Game Living Targets of a Dying Sport
August 2012

A bowhunter could soon be the U.S. Vice President!!!

Spread the word–Mitt Romney’s choice for running mate is an avid, diehard trophy deer hunter.

“Diehard” is more than a euphemism, in this case it has a double meaning. Unfortunately it’s the deer who literally die hard, thanks to Ryan’s chosen hobby.

According to the, ‘He’s an avid bow hunter who emails from the brush as he waits for deer.’

Number 10 of the US News list of “10 Things You Didn’t Know about Paul Ryan whose hobbies include hunting and fishing. He is a bowhunter and belongs to his hometown’s archery association, the Janesville Bowmen.

“I butcher my own deer, grind the meat, stuff it in casings and then smoke it,” Ryan told Politico.

Here’s Paul Ryan’s Voting Record on the Environment:

And here’s Paul Ryan’s “hobby”:

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