We live in a time when, every single time a horrific crime is committed with a gun, the media rushes out to blame...well, all of the people who didn't do it. But why? Of course, nobody's talking--but I have a few ideas on the matter... The Charitable Explanation The charitable explanation is that it's just human nature–everyone needs an outlet for anger and grief, and it used … [Read more...] about Why Does the Media Blame Law-Abiding Gun Owners For Crime?
Smells Like Infringement
The anti-gunners are back to their legislation-by-lawsuit strategy, this time with ghost stories! The city of Washington, D.C., which competes with only New York City in its unconstitutionally harsh gun laws, is at it again: They're suing popular firearm manufacturer Polymer80 for making and selling the parts needed to create a so-called "ghost gun." Never mind that what … [Read more...] about BOO! D.C. Sues “Ghost Gun” Manufacturer
About six weeks ago, we asked you to listen for the dog that yelps the loudest about guns at protests. My grandmother used to say, "Throw a rock into a pack of dogs; the one that yelps the loudest is the one you hit," and right now we're hearing some very informative yelps. The rock, of course, is the presence of lawfully armed citizens at peaceful protests who are practicing … [Read more...] about Gun Grabbers Attack Open Carry Part II, Electric Flu-Galoo
If you're curious about the "Metamorphosis" the anti-gunners are planning for our Second Amendment, look to the Left Coast. For decades, the gun owners of California have been warning the rest of us that what has been done (and is still being done) to them isn't just their bad luck, but rather a harbinger of what's to come for America if the anti-gunners get their way. As the … [Read more...] about California, the Kafka-esque Nightmare That Awaits Gun Owners Everywhere
It's your right and mine...but that doesn't mean I have to use that right. About five years ago, the NRA released a statement about open carry that quickly had the gun-owning community up in arms (pun intended. Sue me). A critique of people who were open-carrying their guns as part of protests in Texas, the statement read in part: "...it’s downright weird and certainly not a … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons I Don’t Open Carry