Bad Law Enforcement Advice of the Day: Colorado Springs Edition

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You hear it so often it must be printed in police department handbooks. “Just give the robber what he wants. It’s not worth getting hurt over a few dollars.” Would…

BAE Systems OASYS Smears Medal of Honor Winner

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In the savviest public relations move since LeBron James announced that he’d be taking his talents to South Beach, BAE Systems OASYS has besmirched Dakota Meyer, Medal of Honor recipient,…

Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: Mark Wach

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Rednecks have a long, proud history in this country. They come from hearty, hard-working stock and, like so many other subgroups in a melting pot society, they’re an important part…

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TTAG 2011 Holiday Firearms Gift Guide: Dan Z. Edition

Don’t you just love these lists? They’re fun to read and critique what someone else chooses to include. And exclude. They’re fun to write cause you get to blue sky…

It can’t be good when your organization is the inspiration for a widely-used term describing mass shootings. You can see why the USPS might be a tad sensitive about something like that. Of course, all of those shootings were carried out by Postal Service employees who flipped out. You could almost understand a customer snapping after enduring the, um, service levels at your average postal facility. But post office clients have been remarkably restrained in the face of the monotone responses from shark-eyed clerks working at a pace that makes a tree sloth look like Usain Bolt. All of which explains, maybe, why the United States Postal Service doesn’t want you to carry when you patronize their temples of speed and efficiency. But Debbie and Tab Bonidy don’t want to take it any more…

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The USPS Thinks You’re Going to Go Postal

It can’t be good when your organization is the inspiration for a widely-used term describing mass shootings. You can see why the USPS might be a tad sensitive about something…

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Denny’s Customer Overcomes Indigestion, Repels Robbers in Gunfight

You’re the only customer sitting in a Denny’s restaurant when two armed robbers wearing masks stroll in. Five seconds ago, your biggest concern was the havoc those Moons Over My…

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Annals of Open Carry: Death Wish Edition

What are the odds that someone could walk into a Chicago police station holding a loaded AR, declare martial law and not be either repeatedly ventilated, billy-clubbed to a bloody…

 

“I promise that I’ll stop spending after this AK.”

The Gun Addict Song

  “I promise that I’ll stop spending after this AK.”

Portland Cop Indicted In Mistaken Live Ammo Shooting

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Dane Reister, the Portland cop who accidentally shot a fleeing suspect with live ammo instead of beanbags last June, has been indicted by a grand jury. It’s the first time…

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Gear Review: 1791 Apparel Shirts

Showing up in our mail box not too long ago were a couple of items from 1791 Apparel, a recent addition to the burgeoning tactical t-shirt biz. Their firearm focused…

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Bronx Freak-Out: Neighborhood Bodega Sells Toy Guns

The gall! The effrontery! Bronx parents are up in arms over arms for sale in their midst. Toy arms sold from a vending machine in a neighborhood bodega. Two inch…