My brother had the clearance to stand next to the President with a loaded firearm when he was in the Old Guard.
Also remember THR is here to promote RESPONSIBLE use of firearms, not as a clearing house for anything with a firearm in it. Just because the pic has a gun in it, I still think it is a Photoshop, does not make it THR material.
November 30, 2010, 10:51 AM
Not photoshop, IIRC that picture is sourced to Time magazine, and the caption describes the gun as a toy.
November 30, 2010, 10:52 AM
Well, since the photo is phony (obviously, look at the size of JFK's head), and so is the gun, we'll call this off-topic.
November 30, 2010, 12:14 PM
I've had a couple of PMs insisting the photo is real. His head looks too big to me (and yes, I was around when he was president), but I'll concede that the source seems credible: