Gun Hero of the Day: Carrie Lightfoot

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With a problematic ex (who’d stalked her) and a job running a non-profit finding work for the homeless in Phoenix (a gig that regularly took her into more than a few sketchy…

Georgia Sheriff Offers Armed Defender a Gun, Gun Shop Gives Him a .38

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On Friday, 3 February, 2017, 66-year-old Billy Harrell was being robbed in the parking lot of the restaurant he manages, the Ole Times Country Buffet in Dublin, Georgia. It was…

Gun Hero of the Day: Convicted Felon Good Samaritan

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Guns save lives. That lesson was learned yet again on January 12th on a desolate stretch of I-10 in Arizona. A Good Samaritan who saved a wounded Arizona State Trooper has now…

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Missouri State Representative Rep. Nick Marshall: Gun Hero of the Day

“A Missouri Capitol police officer told The Star on Thursday that state law allows elected officials to carry a concealed firearm in the Capitol, as well as legislative staff who…

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Armed Man Saves Wounded Arizona State Trooper

About 4:30 a.m. yesterday, an Arizona State Trooper was shot while investigating a rollover accident. The officer was then further attacked. The accident occurred on a remote section of I-10…

Gun Hero of the Day: Mark Plaskett

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Just before dawn on Sunday morning in Fountain, Colorado, Mark Plaskett was awoken by his garage door opening. He grabbed his pistol and a flashlight and responded. Three strange cars were parked…

Gun Hero of the Day: Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin

Matthew Griswold “Matt” Bevin is the great state of Kentucky’s third-ever Republican governor. The former Army officer, businessman and Tea Party darling’s electoral victory foreshadowed Donald Trump’s; Bevin confounded the pundits…

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Gun Hero of the Day: Pistol-Whipped Philly Concealed Carrier

Self-defense is a fundamental human right. It proved critical north of Philly as pair of future brain surgeons walked into a pizza joint north of Philadelphia and pointed their guns…

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Defensive Gun Use of the Day: Oregon “Assault Weapon” DGU

On October 12, at 8 p.m., a convicted felon ambushed a couple at their campsite near Butte Falls in Oregon. The attacker, Dick Laurence Zoomer Daniels, had a history with…

Gun Hero of the Day: Harrison NY FFL Louis Zacchio

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The New York Times reports that Louis Zacchio opened a gun store named L & L Sports in the tony NYC suburb of Harrison, New York. We noted the local kerfuffle it…

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Florida CCW Permit Holder Shoots Suspect, Saves Officer

A Floridian with a concealed carry permit shot a man attacking a police officer in the Sunshine State. The officer had stopped a driver for extreme speeding. One witness said the vehicle…

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Defensive Gun Use of the Day: Old Man + Old .22 = Dead Career Criminal

Franklin Schrout, pictured above, chose to invade one too many homes in his criminal career. It happend about 1:30 a.m. on Friday in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Schrout broke into the home…