More Proof That Gun Control is a Joke

If you can’t stop criminals in jail from gaining access to a firearm, what hope is there that gun control will disarm criminals, crazies or terrorists in the wild? None.

DeSantis Gunhide Question of the Day: Is Hunting Boring?

There were a lot of comments underneath our post Nevada Bans Hunting with TrackingPoint, Large Calibers Because it “Isn’t Sporting”. TTAG reader Blake had this to say about that:  Nature…

Gun Tweet of the Day: States United Thinks DGUs Are Bad. I Guess . . .

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“States United to Prevent Gun Violence (SUPGV) is a grassroots network of 31 state affiliates working to make our communities and families safer.” By disarming civilians. Go figure. And while…

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One Simple Trick to Make Carrying a 1911 Safer

I used to be dead set against carrying a 1911. Aside from the firearm’s featherlight trigger, I believed that the 1911’s frame-mounted safety was a step too far. I worried…

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ATX Armory at The 2016 Texas Firearms Festival. Come and Shoot It!

(sponsored post) Austin’s ATX Armory sells high quality firearms, parts and accessories for their deeply appreciative customers. Just for fun (and profit), ATX also mills slides and Cerakotes guns. This is their debut…

Washington State Mall Shooter Highlights the Utter Futility of Gun Control

“According to court records, the gunman who killed 5 people in Washington State had been banned from owning a gun several months previously due to several domestic violence claims,” westernjournalism.com reports ….

Why Less Lethal Beanbag Shotguns for Beat Cops Are a Bad Idea

“Had Miami Beach Police fired guns at 51-year-old David W. Winesett in December 2016, rather than 2015, he might have survived,” miaminewtimes.com theorizes. “Last December, police say, Winesett escaped a…

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Here’s How the Associated Press Frames the “Gun Debate”

The Associated Press has a well-deserved rep for being anti-gun rights, spreading their disdain to the news orgs who republish its work throughout the United States (e.g., ABC). In the…

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DeSantis Gunhide Question of the Day: Should the Cops Have Arrested This Open Carrier for Not Slinging His Rifle?

“A Tarrant County [Texas] judge granted a defense motion for a mistrial in the case of a McKinney man who carried a rifle during a June march protesting the fatal…

LA Cops Points Gun At PI, Finger on the Trigger

This is an old video that’s resurfaced on YouTube. But it’s instructive. While there may be extenuating circumstances involved in this confrontation with an LA County Deputy, as far as…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Senator Murphy: “Never Let a Tragedy Go To Waste”

“You cannot accept the premise that there is any waiting period after a tragedy to start engaging in political action, I think you need to be unapologetic about that. I…

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Bergara Rifles at the 2016 Texas Firearms Festival. Come and Shoot It!

(sponsored post) Bergara is one of the world’s most respected rifle barrel makers. Numerous top-tier gun manufacturers in both Europe and the United States use Bergara barrels. Bergara now builds several lines of high-quality…