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The company calls the likeness "Rocky Zombie" but this fan renamed it "Barry"
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The National Rifle Association has asked a vendor at its convention to remove a target that resembles Obama from its booth, a worker told BuzzFeed.

The company, Zombie Industries, sells a range of three-dimensional "life sized" targets that "bleed when you shoot them." The Obama likeness has been on display for two days, but was notably absent on Sunday.

"Someone from the NRA came by and asked us to remove it" a Zombie Industries booth worker told BuzzFeed in hushed tones. "They thought it looked too much like President Obama."

When asked if the Obama likeness was intentional the worker said, "Let's just say I gave my Republican father one for Christmas."

Note that the NRA convention ran from May 3-5—Friday to Sunday—so the day they requested the removal of the presidential likeness also happened to be the last day of the convention. But I'm sure the company that makes it couldn't be happier, because what better way to get the word out about their products to bloodthirsty fans than by getting it "banned" at a high-profile convention of poodle-skirted, Obama-hating gun cheerleaders?

Originally posted to Daily Kos on Mon May 06, 2013 at 08:15 AM PDT.

Also republished by Repeal or Amend the Second Amendment (RASA) and Shut Down the NRA.

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