US congresswoman's 'gun shrine' Zoom background draws fire

Washington (AFP) – A Republican member of the US Congress raised eyebrows on Thursday when she appeared at a Zoom committee meeting with an arsenal of guns strategically displayed in her background. Representative Lauren Boebert was among the lawmakers attending an organizing meeting of the House Natural Resources Committee being held by video because of the Covid-19 pandemic. When Boebert appeared on camera from her home, she was seated in front of a bookshelf which featured at least three rifles and a handgun. “I always thought my dirty dishes piled up and accumulating bacteria were the most…

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