TTAG Daily Digest 3.31.16

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We’ve suspected for a while now that it’s only a matter of time before Facebook’s Mark “Fight ISIS With Love” Zuckerberg pulls the plug entirely on all gun-related content. They…

MS Supreme Court: Second Amendment Trumps Property, Employers’ Rights

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Mississippi is a hire- or fire-at-will state. Employers or employees may terminate their relationship at will, for any or no reason. There are very few exceptions to this legal doctrine,…

GunTV Launches Tomorrow (April 1)

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According to GunTV’s promo video, the cable TV service’s goal is to “spread a social responsibility message.” It’s all about promoting firearms-related education, information and safety. Yes, well, GunTV is QVC for firearms. “Our…

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Texas Republican Convention Allows Open and Concealed Carry

“While gun rights advocates wrangled with the Secret Service over firearms at the Republican National Convention,” trailblazersblog.dallasnews.com reports, “the Texas GOP confirmed it will allow both open and concealed carry at…

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Getting Started in CMP Competition – Part 2: Selecting Your First Rifle

So you’ve decided you want to compete in Civilian Marksmanship Program matches, be it at local clubs or with me at the national matches at Camp Perry. It all starts with…

Boundary Violation: Gun Politics in Doctors’ Offices in 2016

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By Dr. Timothy Wheeler Well before Florida’s Amber Ullman incident in the summer of 2010, gun control activist doctors had been poking and prodding a sore spot.  The American Academy of Pediatrics…

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Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day: Dara Holsters

It should probably come as no surprise that Dara Holster’s marketing maven totes his her big Walther PPX in a…wait for it…Dara Holster. No clue how he she carries that Beretta…

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DeSantis Gunhide Question of the Day: Does the Bible Enshrine a ‘God-Given Right’ to Shoot in Self Defense?

That’s the question posed about an article by Peter Manseau over at Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun agitprop machine The Trace (yes, them again). To be fair, Manseau attempts to be fair about…

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President Obama Commutes Sentences of Drug Dealing Firearms Felons

By his own admission, President Obama used to snort coke (a.k.a., “a little blow”). On Wednesday, by his own decree, the President commuted the sentences of some 61 drug dealers. Most of the 61 mid-week commutations free…

Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: San Francisco Parents Want to Harden The Target

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“I’m really concerned. I’m worried that they might get inside a pod and the teachers cannot protect the children.” – Je-Meese Lemmons quoted in Parents worry open-classroom layout at SF school…

H.L. Mencken didn’t suffer fools gladly. He liked to hand out free financial advice, too! Like when he wrote that you’d never go broke underestimating the intelligence of common people. We tend to disagree and find that the majority of Americans — and most gun owners, in particular…just read the comments around here — put the lie to Mencken’s maxim. Then again, people like Jeuriel Acevedo and Ricardo Arevalo (above) make you weep for the future . . .

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TTAG Daily Digest 03.30.16

H.L. Mencken didn’t suffer fools gladly. He liked to hand out free financial advice, too! Like when he wrote that you’d never go broke underestimating the intelligence of common people. We…

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Training Tip: Yoga Can Improve Your Shooting

I used to make fun of people who did yoga. I thought it was nothing more than glorified stretching. My first yoga class was easy. (I’m a former gymnast who’s…