Archive for the 'Guns and Ammo' Category

Republican Peter King Offers Sensible Gun Control Legislation

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Guns and Ammo, Legislation, Republicans

It’s pretty simple. No guns within 1000 feet of a federal politician. This means that those folks who feel the need to exercise their 2nd amendment rights won’t be allowed into political rallies any more. Good. The National Review asks King some leading questions… King, the chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, acknowledges that […]

January 11th, 2011 | Permalink| 9 Comments »

Health v Gun Care

By donar | Related entries in Cartoons, Guns and Ammo, Political Graffiti, Republicans, tea party

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January 11th, 2011 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Jared Lee Loughner’s YouTube Videos Reveal Possible Shooting Motives

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Breaking News, Guns and Ammo, Video

I think it’s pretty clear that the shooting of Dem Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords earlier today by Jared Lee Loughner was politically motivated. Watch the videos he made. The first deals with his twisted, nearly incomprehensible thoughts on currency and government control… The second reveals a lot more. Apparently he is (or was) a military recruit […]

January 8th, 2011 | Permalink| 3 Comments »

Republicans, Please Stop Using Gun Metaphors In Your Campaign Literature

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Congress, Democrats, Guns and Ammo, Palin, Republicans

The motives of the coward who shot a bunch of people (including Dem Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords) down in Arizona earlier today are not known, but I think we can all agree that campaign literature like this certainly doesn’t help… Yes, I’m talking about Sarah Palin. This was the tweet announcing the ridiculous image above… This […]

January 8th, 2011 | Permalink| 67 Comments »

SCOTUS and the Second Amendment

By Frank Hagan | Related entries in Guns and Ammo

The Supreme Court heard arguments in the MacDonald v Chicago case this morning. McDonald is the first case to examine if the Second Amendment rights secured for citizens in federal jurisdictions also apply to citizens in the various states. In 2008, the Court held in District of Columbia v Heller that the Second Amendment protects […]

March 2nd, 2010 | Permalink| 15 Comments »

Americans’ Views, They Are A Changin’

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Cuba, Environment, Guns and Ammo, Immigration, Marriage, Religion, Sexuality

Take a look at the following at see how many of these you agree with. From ABC: Support for gay marriage, legalizing illegal immigrants and decriminalizing marijuana all are at new highs. Three-quarters of Americans favor federal regulation of greenhouse gases. Two-thirds support establishing relations with Cuba. But hold tight. If some views that may […]

April 30th, 2009 | Permalink| 35 Comments »

Kos Goes WAY Out Of Bounds On Pittsburgh Gunman Story

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Blogging, Democrats, Guns and Ammo, Partisan Hacks

(Note: For those of you who use Twitter, there’s a thing called “re-tweeting” which basically involves taking somebody’s tweet, putting an “RT” in front of it and then publishing it as your own. The effect is you’re reproducing somebody else’s content, but giving them props for writing something interesting. Understanding this practice is key to […]

April 5th, 2009 | Permalink| 7 Comments »

Pittsburgh Gunman Feared Obama Gun Ban

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Guns and Ammo, Media, Video

Three police officers dead because of paranoia. Here’s more… A man opened fire on officers during a domestic disturbance call Saturday morning, killing three of them, a police official said. Friends said 23 year-old Richard Poplawski feared the Obama administration was poised to ban guns. [...] One friend, Edward Perkovic, said Poplawski feared “the Obama […]

April 5th, 2009 | Permalink| 13 Comments »

Obama Election Spurs Gun Sales

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Guns and Ammo

Looks like Barack Obama’s election is already stimulating the economy. The firearm economy that is. That’s right, guns are flying off the shelves all over the nation as gun owners rush to buy a large variety of rifles and handguns out of the fear that Obama and the Democratic controlled congress will pass drastic gun […]

November 12th, 2008 | Permalink| 9 Comments »

Palin Energizes Conservative Activists

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in Conservatism, Guns and Ammo, McCain, Palin, Veep

Despite criticism from several quarters, the Sarah Palin pick is being received very well by core Republicans. Palin, say conservative activists, has instantly changed how they feel about [John] McCain’s campaign and spurred them to go to work for the Republican ticket. First, though, they’re expressing their newfound fondness for McCain with their checkbooks. Since […]

August 31st, 2008 | Permalink| 6 Comments »