Update: Lou Dobbs reacts on Twitter:
The Media Left at Halftime: Bob Costas pushing gun control, quoting…who else?..a sports writer on ridding the country of the 2nd Amendment
— lou dobbs (@loudobbsnews) December 3, 2012
Update: For those who missed it, here is video of Costas’ remarks.
h/t Tom for the video clip
Update: Earlier today, here’s how Whitlock reacted to reaction to his column, which blamed a gun for the evil acts of a grown man.
My column on Jovan Belcher that has gun nuts pissed: extreme.mobile.msn.com/sports/NFL/art…
— Jason Whitlock (@WhitlockJason) December 2, 2012
If gun owners were actually “nuts” as Mr. Whitlock alleges, how likely would he be to go out of his way to “piss” millions of them off?
Update (From Ed): Newsbusters has an embeddable version of the video of Costas’ rant:
Incidentally, this isn’t the first Cowboys-Eagles game on Sunday Night Football that Costas has politicized with liberal talking points.