Journalistic Gun Cluelessness of the Day: Vinnie Iyer

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OK, Vinnie Iyer is a sports writer. And the Sporting News is, well, a sports publication. But he’s still a journalist. And just because he writes about football doesn’t mean…

Rick Perry Ain’t Got Nothin’ on Susana Martinez

Here in the Show Me State, we can qualify for a concealed carry permit with .22 revolvers and automatics. Susana Martinez would laugh at us, strike a match on the bottom of her boot and blow cigar smoke in our faces while laughing at us. With derision. According to her staff, the New Mexico Governor just turned in a perfect score while re-qualifying with a .38 and a .45. I feel so…inadequate. But congrats to Gov. Martinez. Wish there were more like you. Now pardon me while I head to the range.

Here in the Show Me State, we can qualify for a concealed carry permit with .22 revolvers and automatics. Susana Martinez would laugh at us, strike a match on the…

Because They Think We’re Total Morons, Too

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From the Pissing on My Leg and Telling Me it’s Raining department comes this little blurb from almost heaven, West Virginia. “Two Marshall County deputies were shot during an “unfortunate…

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Ohio Paper Outs CCW-Holding Local Politicians

We’ve seen this before, haven’t we? A newspaper or wire service decides to stir the pot by publicly ID’ing concealed carry license holders. They can’t do much about the advance of gun rights, something…

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Self Defense Tip: Make Sure It’s A Real Threat Before Shooting

Almost no one disputes your right to protect yourself, your loved ones or your property when you’re threatened. OK, there are some. But one of the key aspects of this…

Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: Richard Banks III

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It seems to be the view of the current administration and their supporters that anything worth doing is done best by government. All evidence to the contrary. Healthcare. Banking. Student…

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Happy Ramadan’s Over? Let’s Minimize the Gunfire, OK?

Ramadan, which ends today, means 30 days of dawn to dusk fasting for observant Muslims. No eating, drinking, smoking or sex until the sun goes down. For 30 days. So…

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It’s Tough Being a Stray in Lebanon, Ohio. Seriously.

In the interest of full disclosure, I’m a dog person. Always have been. Their general goofy good naturedness makes most of them great family pets and a lot of fun….

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Weekend Photo Caption Contest

These almost write themselves. Take a crack at it.

Nothing’s Too Insignificant To Regulate In A Machine City

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Strict gun control? Check. Dirt bike ban? Working on it. Hmmm…what to do next to become that violence-free nirvana everyone dreams of? A couple of Boston city councilors, Michael Ross…

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“I don’t think my grandfather owned a gun, but he did own a rifle.”

Larry Gross has a lot to get off of his chest. There are some things he’ll just never understand. And one of them, as he tells us in a recent cri…

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Home Invaders Choose Poorly, Repelled By 72 Year Old

It’s been a good week for seniors. First a 92-year-old woman from Wales provided a sliver of hope that the UK isn’t a total loss. At least not yet. And…