Happy New Year From TTAG

“Looks like Amax bullets,” TTAG tipster TP observes. “Tough to be accurate with the Barrett. I’ll take my McMillan over it all day long.” I’ll say this about that: regardless of the gun or ammo, shooting the cork off of a bottle of expensive champagne without harming the surrounding glass is an impressive feat. Pouring a portion of the bodacious bubbly onto the desert floor, less so. Not to mention all the other bottles sacrificed for this demonstration. Still, you have to do something dramatic when you set gunfire to NFL Films background music. From all of us to all of you, have a happy and a healthy 2015.

“Looks like Amax bullets,” TTAG tipster TP observes. “Tough to be accurate with the Barrett. I’ll take my McMillan over it all day long.” I’ll say this about that: regardless…

OMG! Texas Women Carrying EVERYWHERE! OMG!

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Clued-in members of TTAG’s Armed Intelligentsia know that Texas isn’t America’s most gun-friendly state. Arizona, for example, has Constitutional Carry – no permit required. Texas doesn’t “allow” openly carried handguns,…

Defensive Gun Use of the Day: Kissimmee Pastor Wins Shoot Out With Fired Employee

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“Benjamin Parangan Jr., a member of the maintenance crew [at the Living Water Fellowship church] for at least eight years, allegedly opened fire when he was told he no longer…

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Gear Review: 2A Stick Up! Holster

My review of the 2A Pancake Holster reinforced the fact that our readers are a picky bunch. Some called that rig too big. Others said it was just too ugly, even…

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NY AG Demands Amazon, Wal-Mart Stop Selling Toy Guns to New Yorkers

We’ve seen a shift in tactics among gun control activists in recent years. In the Newtown aftermath they tried to legislate guns out of existence in the United States. While…

NYPD On ‘Virtual Work Stoppage,’ Citizens Still Disarmed

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By Johannes P. Offices of the New York Police Department are reportedly on a “virtual work stoppage” because they “feel betrayed by [Mayor Bill DeBlasio] and fear for their own safety,” reports…

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Question of the Day: Do You Think Gun Control Advocates Should STFU?

God knows I get into it. Debates with anti-gunners. During a recent back-and-forth, a frothing anti rejected my assertion that gun owners simply want to be left alone. “‘Left alone’…

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Is This The Stupidest Gun Control Idea In The History of the World Ever?

“Two young people with toy guns were mistakenly shot dead by police this year – one just 12 years old,” nj.com reminds us. “In both cases, cops thought a fake gun was…

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Gun Review: Browning Citori Lightning Grade I 20 Gauge

(This is a reader gun review contest entry, click here for more details.) By TT Who knew you’re likely to spend $1,600+ to get a good-looking and good-working over-and-under shotgun? Probably…

Quote of the Day: Generally Speaking, No Edition

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“What it basically means is that we have a shrinking number of guns we are allowed to sell in California. There is nothing that makes these guns anymore dangerous to…

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Two-Year-Old Shoots Mother In Idaho Walmart. And?

[NOTE: This post has been modified from its original form. The initial version was based on the incorrect assumption that Ms. Rutledge held an Idaho concealed carry permit, which mandates firearms training. In…

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Another Northern Mariana Islands 2nd Amendment Lawsuit

A United States military veteran, of Northern Mariana decent, has filed a complaint in federal court, asking for damages because his Second Amendment rights have been denied. The damages appear…