The Brady Campaign is back…remember them? ‘Guns don’t kill people, toddlers do’: The shocking new gun-control PSA focused on children – “There are numerous proposals floating around Congress for reducing America’s gun violence epidemic, including: Shutting down online gun sales. Strengthening background checks. And banning people on the terrorist watch list from purchasing firearms. But in its latest PSA, the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence has introduced a solution for ending gun-related deaths that you’ve probably never considered: Cracking down on America’s toddlers.”
This is why we can’t have nice things: Homeowner Arrested For Allegedly Firing Round To Scare Masked Clown In Santa Clarita Valley – “Authorities say a person wearing a clown costume remained at large after allegedly threatening a Santa Clarita homeowner with a machete. The incident unfolded Sunday morning in the 25000 block of Via Desca in the Santa Clarita Valley. It was there that deputies say they received a call about 6 a.m. reporting that an ‘armed person was threatening a resident.’”
FL men who owned guns disguised as cane, pens and flashlights sent to jail – Two firearms dealers who ran a store in the Florida Keys have been sentenced to prison for illegally possessing a gun disguised as a walking cane. Court documents show that 52-year-old Thomas Joseph Willi and 37-year-old Jarvis Nelson Osorio will each serve more than two years in prison. Their store on Big Pine Key, Outbreak Ordnance, was fined $500,000. The sentences last week came after Willi and Osorio pleaded guilty to illegally receiving and possessing a .38-caliber gun that looks like a walking cane. Such concealable or particularly dangerous weapons are tightly controlled under the 1934 National Firearms Act.
Amazon Won’t Ship a Toy Gun to Los Angeles, But It Will Ship a Laser-Powered Rifle Scope – “Just how messed up are American gun laws? If you live in cities like Los Angeles and Chicago, Amazon won’t ship you the toy gun you see on the left. But you know what Amazon can ship you? The rifle scope that’s pictured on the right.” Yes, well the Gizmoids should be far more horrified by the laws that prevent the toys from being shipped than that frightening “laser-powered” scope.
Buy a Cross pen, destroy a gun: “These very special Cross collectible pens are part of a series of writing instruments created in collaboration with Fonderie 47 to support the vision of an Africa free from assault rifles. The purchase of one of these pens will enable the destruction of one more assault weapon in Africa — a weapon that will never again be used to take human lives.”