Whittington and his family frequently dine on quail, a delicacy in southern Texas hunting households. Archived from the original on 7 July Archived from the original on August 10, Retrieved 7 May South Park parodied the incident in the season 10 episode " Mystery of the Urinal Deuce ". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Cheney's shot sprayed as many as birdshot pellets into Whittington's face, neck and chest during the hunting trip at Texas' Armstrong ranch.
Dick Cheney hunting incident
White House Deferred to Cheney on Shooting. Franken went on to suggest that Cheney's delay in going to the hospital may have been because he wanted to wait until all signs of his having been drinking passed. Whittington was airlifted to a Corpus Christie hospital after the shooting in Armstrong, Texas. Whittington was reported to be in stable condition at Corpus Christi Memorial Hospital and had been moved from intensive care to a "step-down unit" on Monday. It's easy for accidents to happen," he said.