Archives for 2013

Should Gun Owners Still Buy Coffee at Starbucks?

Should gun owners still buy coffee at Starbucks? That’s a question Second Amendment supporters should ask themselves following today’s news. It was widely reported today that coffee chain Starbucks Corp has asked U.S. customers to leave their guns at home after being dragged into the debate over U.S. gun rights in the wake of multiple […]

Zimmerman Trial: Post-Verdict Violence?

Anyone catch the Dr. Drew show on HLN last night?  His panelists were discussing the possibility of violence following the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.  Several of the panelists commented that they did not think there would be any violence. One panelist even suggested that there should be “town hall” meetings for those angered […]

Pro-gun activist Adam Kokesh arrested after home raided

Iraq veteran turned pro-gun activist Adam Kokesh was arrested on two charges, including having a gun while in possession of an illicit drug (hallucinogenic mushrooms), police said Wednesday. His arrest comes after authorities late Tuesday raided the suburban Washington home of Kokesh, who recently made headlines with his Independence Day video posted to YouTube in […]

Where are the gun control advocates?

Do you ever notice that we always hear from gun control proponents when there is a mass shooting, but they’re really quiet when it comes to day-to-day crime?  Everyone agrees that the mass shootings are horrific and need to be stopped.  But what about the “smaller” crimes that happen every day?  You know: rape, robbery, […]

Several Gun Control Bills Fail in the Senate

Yesterday was a big day for gun owners. Before getting to the votes in the U.S. Senate, can we finally agree that the media is full of crap when they are spouting off about how the NRA has lost its clout? Despite what Joseph Goebbels might have thought, telling the citizenry a big lie enough […]

The Experts Agree – Gun Control Works

Defending Freedom for Over a Century

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Feinstein’s “Assault Weapons” Ban Dropped from Gun Bill

It’s old news at this point, but I’ve been really busy the past two days. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid turned down Senator Diane Feinstein’s attempt to bring her ban on 157 different “assault weapons” and “high-capacity” magazines aboard the Demoncrat party’s  comprehensive gun bill.  Feinstein’s bill would require 60 votes to be considered on […]

Chicago Style Gun Control

Federal Agency SWAT Teams – Why So Many?

This cartoon reminded me of a growing trend in this country – the number of federal agencies with their own SWAT teams.  Among those federal agencies laying claim to their own law enforcement divisions are the State Department, Department of Education, Department of Energy, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the National Park Service, to […]