Nearly five years after then Vice President Dick Cheney shot fellow hunter and attorney Harry M. Whittington, several details about the shooting remain murky. Several others -- widely reported at the time -- appear to be incorrect.
Grace under fire: The man Cheney shot Article | AUSTIN -- Nearly five years on, Harry Whittington still speaks with a slight flutter in his voice -- a "warble," he calls it, inadvertently choosing a bird metaphor. His easy East Texas drawl changed forever one day in February 2006 when a tiny lead pellet pierced his larynx. It's still there.