Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: Leah Louise Porter

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RF aroused the ire of some Glock-lovers yesterday when he posted some hearsay about a blocky gun in a knapsack “going off” near some kids in a car. Given that…

NY Daily News on Bulletproof Fashion: “God help us”

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  I’ve got news for the NY Daily News: there’s no such thing as “bulletproof.” There’s bullet resistant. Somehow I think the paper’s resistant to that idea, as well. Writer…

Somali Kids Win AK-47s, Hand Grenades in Koran Contest

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Time sure does fly when you’re living in a failed state. Somalia recently held its annual al-Shabab sponsored children’s Koran recital competition. And once again this year the winners were…

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Mainstream Media Gun Cluelessness of the Day: Stock Photo Edition

This lulz-worthy photo appears next to the Syracuse Post Standard’s on-line editorial opposing national concealed carry reciprocity. According to the leading lights of syracuse.com, it’s an “alarming proposal.” No shock there,…

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ATF Death Watch 84: The Office of Inspector General Takes One for the Team

  The Obama administration’s coverup of the ATF Gunwalker scandal keeps getting worse. We now know that FBI investigators found not two but three ATF-enabled firearms at the U.S. Border Patrol Agent…

RI Capitol Police: Disarm the Politicians!

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  “Capitol Police Chief Joseph T. Little [above] thinks it is time the current ban on bringing guns into the State House was extended to legislators,” newsblog.projo.com reports. Now there’s an…

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What Could Possibly Go Wrong: Police Machine Pistol Edition

The Greenwood, Indiana PD has a gun problem. As in too many of them. Or too many of the wrong kind, to be more accurate. And by the wrong kind,…

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Top Shot Cameraman doing Q&A Session. Possibly. Maybe.

There’s this website called Reddit. At that website is a special section where people who have done interesting things let people ask them questions, and the interesting person eventually responds….

Jeremy Hoven is the pistol-packing pharmacist who used his handgun to drive two gun-wielding robbers from Walgreen’s during an early-morning holdup in December of 2007. Walgreens fired Hoven for violating their “non-escalation” policy. Hoven retaliated by filing a wrongful termination suit against the company. One of our lawyer pals has been following the case. Our man just emailed:

The hearing over’s. The Judge’s court order just appeared. [Click here for a pdf]. He denied Walgreen’s motion for protective order without prejudice. The company cannot suppress the now infamous video [above] of the early morning robbery . . .

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Walgreen’s Tries to Suppress Video of RX Shooting. And fails.

Jeremy Hoven is the pistol-packing pharmacist who used his handgun to drive two gun-wielding robbers from Walgreen’s during an early-morning holdup in December of 2007. Walgreens fired Hoven for violating their…

Cabot Guns GI Classic is Ghetto Fabulous. JK. Ish.

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  Rob Bianchin is the President of the Cabot Gun Company [warning: link autoplays video spiel with sound]. Cabot makes 1911s so expensive they bring to mind the old saying about Boston…

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“A 1911 on Safety and Unholstered Would Not Have Done This”

  Speaking of Glock vs. 1911 safety, I’ve received an email from a member of our Armed Intelligentsia who’s asked to remain anonymous. The headline is from the subject bar….

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Here We Go Again: “American Guns” to Debut on Discovery Channel, October 10th

With the success of shows like Sons of Guns, Discovery Channel has decided to shoot another series based on a slightly more photogenic family of gunsmiths. What the show lacks…