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To calm skeet-shooting skeptics, a photograph

Posted: February 3, 2013 at 5:24 a.m.

In this photo released by the White House, President Barack Obama shoots clay targets last August on the firing range at Camp David, Md.

When President Barack Obama mentioned last week that he had picked up a new hobby — skeet shooting at Camp David — it was a surprising disclosure by a president whose main identification with guns these days is his effort to ban assault rifles and high-capacity magazines.

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