Paul Ryan's Secret Service Code Name Is...
..."Bowhunter"
By Kevin Spak, Newser User
Posted Sep 4, 2012 9:27 AM CDT
Paul Ryan speaks during a campaign event at East Carolina University, Sept. 3, 2012 in Greenville, NC.   (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

(Newser) – Paul Ryan now has a Secret Service code name: "Bowhunter." GQ revealed that little nugget today, pointing out that the name makes sense, since Ryan is indeed an avid archer and hunter—he'll even grace the cover of next month's Deer and Deer Hunting magazine. Of course, given that Mitt Romney's codename is "Javelin," the two might just be trying to send a message, namely, If the US ever needs to defend itself with primitive weaponry, we've got this. Ryan's wife, Janna, incidentally, has the much less violent codename "Buttercup."

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LarryG
Sep 5, 2012 6:44 AM CDT
I guess Pinnochio and Eddie Munster were already taken.
ApolitickalExtremist
Sep 5, 2012 12:43 AM CDT
Obama's code name is "commie want to burn the Constitution fuck".
loyalamerican
Sep 4, 2012 10:17 PM CDT
Was Dickhead already taken?