The White House quietly posted a photo of President Obama shooting a shotgun late Friday on its Flickr account, with little information to explain it. The only details came from the caption: “President Barack Obama shoots clay targets on the range at Camp David, Md., Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012.”
The photo left many questions unanswered. Mr. Obama recently said in an interview that he shoots skeet “all the time,” but his stance and hold seemed oddly amateur.
The White House would not say where the president got the shotgun. When asked Monday if Mr. Obama personally owns any firearms, Jay Carney, the White House press secretary replied: “Not that I’m aware of, no.”
Now we may have some answers.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), which represents firearm and ammunition manufacturers, donated the…