As usual, Larry hits the nail on the head in this great post: Paris. Coming soon to a location near you. Mumbai, Beslan, and a thousand others, we’ve seen this before, and we’ll see it again. On the personal, local level, this is another example of why you should carry a gun. No, we don’t expect … Continue reading I was going to write something up, but he did it better: Larry Correia on the Paris Attack
I came across an article in the WSJ today that succinctly summed up the gun control situation in American politics. It’s notable how much the rhetoric has changed since the peak of the national gun-ban movement, when politicians talked honestly about reducing violence by constricting the gun supply—and what that would require. In a 1989 … Continue reading WSJ drops a Truth Bomb: The Progressive Gun-Control Charade: “After tragedy, politicians glibly call for unworkable reforms—then blame the ‘gun lobby’ when they fail.”
With another mass shooting making headlines, the antigun extremists are out in force, from the President stating he would like Australian style gun control (and the firearms bans & confiscations that go with it), columnists not even bothering to hide that they want confiscation, to the slacktivists sharing facebook memes. Here's the thing, though. When they are … Continue reading What can be done to stop mass shootings & gun crime? I’m ever so glad you asked.
Just another example of a good guy with a gun: Local 4 has learned the robber walked into the bank and announced a hold-up. He received money from a teller and then pointed the gun at the customer, who shot him. [The CCW holder] shot him in both arms and the leg. http://www.clickondetroit.com/news/customer-shoots-bank-robber-in-warren/35398190 If you are … Continue reading CCW success story: Bank Robber shot by civilian with CCW
Valuable insight from a long time LEO, posted in 2012 on AR15.com: The Enemy Some may object to me calling hold up men "the enemy". You can call them whatever you like. I can assure you however they are as deadly an enemy as you will find anywhere but the battlefield. Even many soldiers probably … Continue reading Street Robberies and You, a classic from ARFCOM
I'm a big fan of Larry Correia's fiction, and the guy is dead on when it comes to firearms laws & related politics. He posted the following on his facebook page today, and it bears repeating given the number of mouth breathing idiots I've seen repeating "The US Army has DRONES!" ad nauseam. I've … Continue reading Larry Correia on ignorant people talking about how the US military would steamroller US citizens
Maryland is going through CCW law hearings right now and the following is testimony from a resident who lends a personal face to what is otherwise just statistics: Kudos to the Daily Mail for actually being impartial in presenting this in their story: This incredibly difficult moment a rape survivor stood up in Maryland state Senate hearing … Continue reading Rape Survivor testifies at Maryland Legislator for Concealed Carry
Maryland is one of the most hostile states to firearms owners. In this video, Jack McCauley (the former commander of Maryland's Gun Licensing Division) explains why he was wrong about gun owners & his preconceptions about them. His credentials: Commander of the Maryland State Police Licensing Division, 24 year veteran of the MSP Member of … Continue reading Former Commander of the Maryland State Police Gun Licensing Division on Gun Owners, Concealed Carry and misconceptions about them.
Kniferights.com has had a preemption bill introduced in the state senate that will force local areas to follow state law. Read about the bill here:http://www.kniferights.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=307&Itemid=1
Ban advocates always use misleading statistics leaving out violent crime, battery, and murder and focusing only on gun crime even though when you remove guns statistically the violence simply transfers to stabbings and beatings. Having lived in Oz and America I have to point out that the aussie government makes these statements omg no guns … Continue reading A Redditor knocks it out of the park with regards to Australian Gun Politics