And you thought Dick Cheney jokes were played out

Cheney’s got a gun

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A lawmaker in this firearm-friendly state wants to help more people get the chance to shoot live animals _ even if those people can’t see.

A bill filed for the 2007 legislative session would permit legally blind hunters to use laser sights, or lighted pointing instruments.

“This opens up the fun of hunting to additional people, and I think that’s great,” said Republican Rep. Edmund Kuempel, the bill’s sponsor.