Australian Gun Grab Goes to the Next Level

TTAG reader DM writes:

Australian firearms owners are in for round 2 of the fight over (what remains of) their rights. Not content with being embarrassed after an attempted gun grab was defeated, as we reported on earlier, the socialist anti-gun crowd have decided to up the ante, by recommending a new electronic database that contains information on all firearms owners as well attempting to track the life of all firearms and associated parts . . .

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TTAG reader DM writes: Australian firearms owners are in for round 2 of the fight over (what remains of) their rights. Not content with being embarrassed after an attempted gun grab…

TX Campus Carry Bill Passes Senate, Goes to Governor

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The Texas House just voted for the final time on Senate Bill 11, the Campus Carry bill. Representative Fletcher opened discussion with a spirited statement that the media had blown…

My Home Carry Epiphany

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By Donald Frame RF got my attention regarding the merits of home carry, so I decided to give it a go. I’ve been at it about a month, carrying more than…

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BREAKING: Campus Carry PASSES in Texas

Moments ago, we received word that SB-11 (Campus Carry) has finally passed the Texas House, clearing the last legislative hurdle before heading to the governor’s pen. The bill was dangerously…

“I got chills when the person the background said ‘that gun going to run out of bullets’,” TTAG reader DC Studios writes [3:40 ]. “Let that be a lesson to me. I am packing one extra mag for now on.” He’s not the only person on edge thanks to “gun violence” in the gun control paradise known as Chicago. No surprise there. I Googled “Chicago shooting” to try to find the story behind this chaotic scene. The search yielded myfoxchicago.com’s headline 2 killed, 18 wounded in weekend shootings. (Check out heyjackass.com for a more comprehensive tally for 2015.) Hello? It’s Sunday morning in Chicago (at the time of writing). Sorry, did I say Chicago? I mean to say . . .

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Chicago is Now Chiraq [Video NSFW]

“I got chills when the person the background said ‘that gun going to run out of bullets’,” TTAG reader DC Studios writes [3:40 ]. “Let that be a lesson to…

Reports Indicate Obama Administration Preparing New Gun Control Regulations

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The Hill is reporting that there’s some movement on gun control from the White House. The Obama administration has had terrible results when trying to enact gun control legislation the legal…

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Question of the Day: Is .357 Magnum Enough for Deer Hunting? 

My dad has an old Dan Wesson .357 (above). It’s in pretty good shape, and while visiting him recently, I asked if I could borrow it to take to the…

“According to Houston police, the owner of the shop in the 8500 block of Westcott near Camay returned to his shop, which is currently still under construction, around 9:45 p.m. and found a man inside trying to steal some items,” chron.com reports. “The two began scuffling, and the business owner, who was armed, pulled out his firearm and shot the man. The burglar was taken to LBJ Hospital in critical condition, where he died. His identity has not yet been released.” Result! And yet it’s an important cautionary tale, one that reminds me of a force-on-force exercise I designed for Simunitions Training . . .

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Self-Defense Tip: Don’t Over-Penetrate a Room

“According to Houston police, the owner of the shop in the 8500 block of Westcott near Camay returned to his shop, which is currently still under construction, around 9:45 p.m….

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Quote of the Day: Fill Your Hand Edition

“The only people I want having guns are police and the bad guy. I don’t want police to have to sort out who is John Wayne coming to the rescue.”…

Sara Tipton Renews Her CA CCW Permit. Again. Still.

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It’s that time again. Time to renew my CCW permit. I have to retake a four-hour class and re-qualify with the exact firearm I wish to conceal. I can qualify with up to three…

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BREAKING: Texas Senate Approves Campus Carry

The Texas Senate just voted to give final approval to Senate Bill 11, the Campus Carry bill, as modified by the conference committee. The vote was 21-10, which was pretty…

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Incendiary Image of the Day: CSGV Mask Slips

The guy who runs the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence’s Facebook page is a nasty f%&k. He constantly posts links, pics and comments that treat gun owners like vermin. By doing so, he…