Criminals get guns. In the case above, robbers drove a semi-tractor trailer’s cab into a gun store to score . . . a few handguns. There ought to be a law! [h/t trbshoot2] Meanwhile, there’s a veritable farrago for firearms news after the jump, including a stupid gun thief, a stupid question about toy guns and Donald Trump (use the adjective of your choice) . . .
Mike Jones: Guns aren’t the problem, it’s the gun lobby – Anti-gun newspapers aren’t the problem. It’s the journalists!
Man allegedly steals friend’s rifle; poses with it in photo – I guess there is such a thing as bad publicity.
Trump wants to study proposal to allow guns at convention – Because when Donald Trump speaks the Republican National Committee listens. Or not.
UGA professor: Violence at Trump rallies shows dangers of ‘good guys’ with guns on campus – “If state legislators wish to make campuses safer, I suggest they listen to my students and understand how vulnerable women feel to predatory men.” They’d probably feel less vulnerable with a 642 on their hip.
Family: Is it OK for 8-year-old to play with toy gun? – Yes. Next question.
Sanders’ pro-gun views could cost him votes in New York City – Because he voted to allow guns and ammo in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. Never mind that it’s done without incident on airliners every day of the week.
‘Partying too hard’ with guns draws police – So many possibilities, so few details.
Lemay woman gets 5 years for killing aunt with high-powered rifle – Sentenced too lightly.
Former Indiana player says Bobby Knight once wielded a shotgun at practice – A little too much March Madness perhaps?
Bellevue Baptist Church responds to arrest during Easter Sunday service – What looks like a very bad situation, narrowly averted.
ICYMI:The NYT editorial board thinks AR-15s fire in ‘rapid bursts’ – Because who knows more about how guns work than upper west side lefties?
This is what the inside of a gun looks like when it’s being fired – Only Pixar could have done it better.