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United States

14 February 2007

Stanford Daily (California), Editorial

Metaphors make for good novels and great poetry. However, in her speech to a half-empty Kresge auditorium Monday night, NRA President Sandra Froman '71 demonstrated the ease with which a metaphor inserted into political discourse can polarize, warp and muddle a divisive issue. Some of Froman's metaphors were specific, narrowly articulated points. Her opening remarks were a tolerable extended analogy comparing constitutional freedoms such as the right to bear arms to a... (

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