Republican Congressman Brian Mast: “I’m Republican. I Appreciate Assault Weapons. And I Support a Ban.”

“The Second Amendment is unimpeachable,” Representative Brian Mast of Florida’s 18th Congressional District writes in an Op-Ed in tThe New York Times  “It guarantees the right of citizens to defend themselves.” You know. You love it. Let’s all say it together: I support the Second Amendment BUT… I accept, however, that it does not guarantee that every […]

Socialism and the Second Amendment

Wayne LaPierre spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). The NRA’s Executive Vice President warned Americans about the rising tide of socialism. “Socialism is a movement that loves a smear. Racists, misogynists, sexists, xenophobe and more,” he asserted. “These are the weapons and vitriol these character assassinations permanently hang on their targets because socialism feeds […]

Heads-Up: The Next School Shooting May Be a LOT Worse

The unopposed Parkland, Florida spree killer claimed 17 lives and wounded 14. This he accomplished in about six minutes. We’ve chronicled the dozens of missed opportunities to intercept the mass murderer, failures that also apply to other school shootings (e.g., Newtown). The basic modus operandi is also similar . . . a lone wolf attacker […]

TTAG’s New Ammo Provider: Freedom Munitions (Also, Happy .223 Day)

February 23rd is known as .223 Day ’round the TTAG offices. Which seemed like the perfect time to announce that Freedom Munitions is officially our new ammunition provider, and that coupon code “TTAG” is live and good for five percent off site-wide. Including on ammo from the ∼22 other brands that FM now carries. Why have we switched […]

Active Shooter Drills: A Mom’s Story

Headlines publicizing mass school shootings strike fear into the hearts of parents everywhere. The thought of our children being shot in cold blood in a place they should feel safe is paralyzing. Innocence lost is taking on a whole new meaning when “active shooter” drills are becoming apart of daily life in schools nationwide. One […]

Florida House Shuts Down Move To Ban Black Rifles

Student survivors of last week’s school massacre learned first-hand how emotions don’t always trump logic and science yesterday in the Florida House. As the students stood in the gallery, Sunshine State legislators there showed little sign of allowing emotional teenagers to sway them into banning guns and standard capacity magazines. The lopsided 36-71 vote against […]

Wakulla County FL Sheriff’s Office Did What the FBI Couldn’t Do: Stop a Possible School Shooting

The Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office arrested an 18 year old after receiving an anonymous tip of a threatening video circulating on Snapcatch. For those that don’t know, Wakulla County is just 20 minutes south of Tallahassee, home of Florida’s Capitol. The video WCSO investigators saw showed person’s hands opening a case containing a rifle, the rifle being […]