“… Members of the National Rifle Association, attending their annual bullet bash in St. Louis, took aim at Hizzoner on Friday for his bold campaign against illegal guns. They called him a bastard, told him to mind his business and challenged his credibility. And those were just comments fit for print in the Daily News …”
Considering some of the garbage the DN has run in the past, they could have run uncensored commentary on the front page. It’s not as if New Yorkers would be offended.
After about a 15-20 phone interview with the reporter, all they ran was this:
“… Jacob Rieper, of the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, said Bloomberg has “zero credibility” on the issue of gun laws …”