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Buffalo, NY: Police Solve 7 out of 77 Homicides in Last Three Years

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 13:00

Holy Empire State Gang Bangers Banging Batman! WGRZ reports that Buffalo, New York’s police department has solved just 10 percent of the homicides in The City of Good Neighbors. And...

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Question of the Day: Do You Store a Gun in Your Car?

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 12:00

“A car is not a safe location [to store your firearm].” That’s the Atlanta PD’s pronouncement after a visit from Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun agitpropmeisters, at The Trace, whose zeal for...

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Four Days Left to Win a Bushmaster XM15 Minimalist Rifle

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 11:00

You’ve probably seen the occasional pop-up on our home page offering you the chance to win a Bushmaster rifle if you sign up for our wildly entertaining and wonderfully informative emails....

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Gun Review: Cimarron Firearms El Malo .45 Colt Pistol

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 10:00

I’ve loved westerns for as long was I can remember. Since my belt had “Duke” embossed on the back of it when I was four years old, I don’t think...

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South Dakota: Constitutional Carry Passes Senate Committee

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 09:30

The South Dakota Senate Judiciary Committee passed the current “permitless” or Constitutional carry bill, HB 1072. The next stop for the bill: the full Senate. The bill has already passed...

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Sandy Hook Plaintiffs Appeal to Connecticut Supreme Court

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 09:00

As Dean Weingarten reported, the lawsuit filed against Bushmaster Rifles, wholesaler Camfour Holding, and retailer Riverview Gun Sales by survivors and family of Adam Lanza’s Sandy Hook attack was dismissed...

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Quote of the Day: Gun Rights Explained

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 08:00

“If the world is a better place without guns, the first thing I’d have to acknowledge would be that this better world would be a place without me. Without my guns,...

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Steffon McDonald: Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 20:00

Expecting a prohibited person to be responsible with his or her firearm is a bit like expecting a world-class chef to be rail thin. And yet they do exist. Thin chefs, I...

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NRA: Top 5 Books for Everday Gun Owners

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 18:00

The NRA writes [via ammoland.com]: No matter how much you might know, there is always something new to learn, especially when it comes to firearms and gun culture. A few...

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Bloomberg’s Anti-National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill Editorial Shoots Itself in the Foot

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 17:00

A friend recently sent me a link to an article at bloomberg.com: Concealed Carry For All, Like It Or Not. Give the source, I was expecting Mayor Bloomberg’s anti-gun rights media lackeys...

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From the Annals of Regulatory Adaptation: The California-Legal Inlander Arms Bolt Action GLOCK

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 16:00

California has long been home to onerous and unconstitutional weird and wacky gun laws. It’s rare that I hear about a new regulation in California that actually makes me do...

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Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Gullinbursti

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 14:00

Now there’s a gun you don’t see every day…much to the chagrin of Chiappa. In this case, an Italian revolver for an Italian “agricultural entrepreneur.” See all of Gullinbursti EDC gear...

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Question of the Day: What’s Wrong With Using Fear to Sell Handguns?

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 12:00

Yesterday, I debunked a Huffington Post article that claimed that the existence of a gun in an abusive relationship enabled domestic violence. In that case, as in so many others,...

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Florida Supreme Court Affirms Open Carry Ban

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 11:00

In the matter of Dale Lee Norman v. State of Florida, a divided Florida Supreme Court affirmed the Sunshine State’s general ban on the open carry of firearms, even by...

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New from Centinel Solutions: Shield Police Gun Camera

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 10:00

“Our tamper-proof suite of devices ensures that all officer-involved shootings are accurately recorded and secured,” Centinel Solutions’ website proclaims. As seen in the news report above, the Shield Police Gun Camera...

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Quote of the Day: The Advocate Goes After Guns

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 09:00

“Legally obtained or not, whether by ‘good guys’ or ‘bad guys,’ guns are the problem. If we’re serious about saving lives, we need to build a bolder, broader movement that...

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The Truth About Guns and Domestic Abuse

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 20:00

The Invisible Way Guns Are Used To Keep Women In Abusive Relationships. That’s the huffingtonpost.com headline based on “A new study [that] examines how victims of domestic violence are affected...

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Man Carrying Pool Cue Case Shuts Down Idaho University

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 18:00

American universities are hotbeds of anti-gun animus. No uniform? No gun on campus! Because criminals, crazies and terrorists obey gun laws. Or all gun owners are potential criminals, crazies or terrorists....

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NRA: Top 6 Suppressor-Ready Pistols

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 16:00

The NRA writes [via ammoland.com] There’s been a lot of noise about the use of firearm suppressors lately (ironic, huh?). With the Hearing Protection Act recently introduced to lawmakers, the movement...

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Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Tracker

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 14:00

Not that’s a pocket gun. See everything Tracker’s packing at Everyday Carry . . .

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