Eddie Eagle isn't as overtly sinister as the "Who Is America?" iteration, but he doesn't seem to be helping kids, either.
But research has found there’s a big difference between a child being able to talk about safety measures and actually being
The “Full Frontal” host's mission to obtain the outfit didn't go entirely to plan.
Mark, you may believe that the Eddie Eagle program is a serious and successful effort to spread the word about gun safety, but it's actually the NRA's poster child for making everyone believe that the organization represents a positive force in the debate about guns.
Eddie Eagle, the mascot created by the NRA to teach kids gun safety, is kind of like a Smokey the Bear -- but with loaded guns instead of lit matches. Now, however, the NRA has been thoroughly co-opted by the gun manufacturers, and Eddie the Eagle is no more.
But critics called for more inclusive standards and guidelines if districts choose to include gun safety in its curriculum