Can somebody ‘splain this???

DHS is buying “Personal Defense Weapons”, but banning “assault weapons”…And LAPD/LASO are deploying “Patrol Rifles”  but Dorner has an “assault weapon”…  But they ALL look like this… What am I missing here??? … Continue reading

Interesting video from NY State…

This one is interesting for what is said, and the ‘lack’ of response from the officials…From Buffalo where officials were doing a town hall type meeting to ‘explain’ the new NY gun laws…Can’t help but wonder if they took names … Continue reading

NRA testimony at Senate hearing…

Passing along for your information- TESTIMONY OF WAYNE LAPIERRE EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA BEFORE THE U.S. SENATE COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY HEARING ON “WHAT SHOULD AMERICA DO ABOUT GUN VIOLENCE?” 216 HART SENATE OFFICE BUILDING JANUARY … Continue reading

More Equal time…

THIS post started the discussion, THIS post was a follow up and more information, and now this post is another perspective on the discussion…One example of a pro-gun argument that doesn’t rely on “It’s in the Constitution!”In 1996, in Port … Continue reading

A question…

DC vs Heller said this:The handgun ban and the trigger-lock requirement (as applied to self-defense) violate the Second Amendment. The total ban on handgun possession in the home amounts to a prohibition on an entire class of arms that Americans overwhelmingly … Continue reading

WTF in Missouri???

I don’t even know what to say about this one…From CBS St. Louis-Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, has proposed a bill that would create an offense for failing to prevent an illegal firearm possession or for the failure to safely … Continue reading

Equal time, and a clarification…

I received a comment an Aussie reader (Pax) and a link to another Australian article in The Conversation, from Monash University.In the wake of the Port Arthur massacre and Monash University shootings, the conservative government of John Howard introduced a … Continue reading

Worth your time…

Six minutes long, from Australia on what has happened since gun confiscation…Suffice to say it’s NOT pretty…   … Continue reading

From out of the past…

A good reminder from the email trail…Joe Horn and David Codrea co-wrote a nice little monograph about liability and doctors asking questions about guns back in 2000.  It got quite a bit of play on the various forums and throughout … Continue reading