I flat-lined, was revived with those zappy paddles, and then You're like a Norse God. And this was Gotterdammerung! Anyway, this bastard bird jumped up and I fired away. That's when one of the fellas shouted, "You shot Harry! And without pressing you any further, I will agree and chalk it up as confirmed.
On February 11, , then- United States vice president Dick Cheney accidentally shot Harry Whittington , a thenyear-old Texas attorney , with a gauge Perazzi shotgun  while participating in a quail hunt on a ranch in Riviera, Texas. Local authorities released a report on the shooting on February 16, , and witness statements on February On February 14, , Whittington suffered a non-fatal heart attack and atrial fibrillation due to at least one lead-shot pellet lodged in or near his heart. Cheney did not speak publicly about the incident until February 15 in an interview with Fox News. Early reports indicated that Cheney and Whittington were friends and that the injuries were minor.
She is also notable as being the sole eyewitness of the hunting incident where then-United States Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shot attorney Harry Whittington in the face and chest. She became a public and private school teacher in Dallas , starting around the early s. During the s, she was a trustee of St.
This commentator rations himself to only one prediction every 15 years. Mine now is that there is going to be a devastating backlash in the months and years ahead in the matter of Cheney and the quail shoot. Some critics of the administration are arguing as if Iraq were a subsidiary concern.