Palm Beach Post Guest Columnist and Gun Grabber Tom Gabor is Entitled to His Own Opinion. But Not His Own Facts

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In Guns for self-defense mean more costs, not more benefits, Palm Beach Post guest columnist Tom Gabor writes: “The shooting death of Trayvon Martin has brought into focus the use of…

“Homer Simpson’s Dumber Brother” Is Back

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Former U.S.ambassador Dan Simpson is once again weighing in on the gun issue. Some of you may remember the “modest proposal” he came out with shortly after the VA Tech…

Higher Education Analysis of the Day: Blame the Guns

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Kevin Jersey of the Los Angeles Valley College Valley Star has decided to grace us with his thoroughly researched, amply foot-noted fact-based analysis of campus shootings and the broader question…

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Finding the Second Amendment That The New Yorker Lost

Over at the New Yorker, Jill Lepore [above] seems to think that struggle for gun rights began in the 1960s. “The debate over the Second Amendment has been fierce and terrible,…

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Teaching The New York Times About Teaching Kids About Guns

  Yesterday’s The New York Times ran a piece in their Education section entitled Second Amendment and Beyond: Pondering Gun Rights, Laws and Culture. Bloggers Holly Epstein Ojalvo and Katherine Schulten offered readers five…

Follow-Up On Hinds Integral Bipods

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I am afraid I am still kind of new at this whole “covering the Convention” thing, so I left out some (okay, most) pertinent information from yesterday’s post on the…

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Viridian Green Lasers

Laser sights are great, until you can’t see the blasted red dot because the sun’s too bright, or you accidentally left it on so the batteries are dead. Viridian has…

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Hinds Integral Bipods

Being a gun rights guy and less of a gun guy, I may be too easily impressed, but making your bipod integral to the stock looks like a pretty good idea.

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Shell Carrier for High Speed Reloads

AP Customs makes stuff for competitive shooters (and, one would assume, competition shooters). Although I have not yet gotten into 3-gun or similar competitions the shell carrier that I saw today looks like…

Defensive Gun Uses Save the U.S. One Trillion Dollars Per Year

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Our fearless leader suggested that I take a look at the flip side of the anti’s latest attack on our freedoms (a recycled strategy from the Clinton-era Public Health model of…

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So Who Is NEMO And What On *Earth* Made Them Machine An AR Out Of Titanium?

Nick has already rhapsodized about NEMO’s  titanium AR-10 (it is pretty sexy) but I was more interested in, well, what the heck were these people thinking?!? So I buttonholed NEMO…

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Follow-Up On The Romney Speech

In yesterday’s post about Mitt’s speech I paraphrased his comments on Fast & Furious: Oh, he did bring up Fast & Furious; nothing about Brian Terry or Jaime Zapata but…