Hunting: On Shot Placement [NSFNH]

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[Post-jump images Not Safe for Non-Hunters] As long has I have been hunting, “experts” have been telling me to shoot whitetail deer by aiming for the large area behind the…

WA: Machine Gun Welded Onto Playground Sculpture

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“Visitors to Meridian Park were surprised to see a mysterious addition welded on one of the child-themed statues ringing the playground,” mywallingford.com reports. “A machine gun. The statue is right…

Lax Gun Law Lets Criminals Walk in Australia. Yes, Australia.

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Our friends down under have to contend with what we’d consider horribly restrictive gun control laws. A buyer has to show a legitimate need before he can purchase a .22…

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Question of the Day: Are Gun Owners Social Conservatives or Are Social Conservatives Gun Owners?

For some reason, the media often highlights the fact that people who oppose gay marriage or abortion own guns. OK, we know the reason: if you want to marginalize mainstream…

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A Bad Idea from Down Under: Psych Tests for Shooters

In early 2011, the NSW [New South Wales, Australia] Coroner issued a recommendation to [former] NSW Police Minister Michael Daley [above]: new applicants should have a psychiatric test before the…

VA: Man Who Pulled .38 on DOD Cops Get $250k Fine, 1 Yr. Home Confinement

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As usual, we don’t know the complete and exact circumstances surrounding the crime in question. 2timesdispatch.com has only this to say on the facts: “In his home on May 4,…

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MA: Child Shooting Leads to Proposed Dirt Bike Ban. No Really.

It’s good to know that, at least in Boston, the Mayor has his eye on the ball. Crime-wise, that is. When a little boy was shot by a couple of…

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There’s nothing like seeing yourself on video to make you feel self-conscious and awkward, unless you’re Anthony Weiner. On the orders of, uh, I mean gentle request of our Fearless Leader, I videoed myself going through a house with the Stoeger Coach Gun I reviewed a while back for TTAG, and learned several things in the process. First, I’ve got to get better camera technology. Second, even though I moved through a house against cardboard silhouettes, my adrenaline still pumped quite a bit, causing me to get tunnel vision and forget several things I was supposed to do . . .

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Review: Stoeger Coach Gun Pt 2.

[HTML1] There’s nothing like seeing yourself on video to make you feel self-conscious and awkward, unless you’re Anthony Weiner. On the orders of, uh, I mean gentle request of our…

Layers of Editors and Fact-Checkers. Layers. Really.

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Sometimes you read something written in a supposedly mainstream publication and can only shake your head and say, huh? Tom Oleson’s column in the Winnipeg Free Press seems to be…

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Three Things You Need to Tell A Liberal About Guns

As Lola and I rocked up my Mom’s waterfront idyll, I knew there was going to be trouble. The Lexus 460hl sitting in her driveway told the tale. It’s a…

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Before anybody else says it, lemme be the first: We need to find this, take up a collection, and buy one for our resident Tr0lls, to help them shoot their mouths off. There. I feel better already. Not the most stylish of phones, there, but then again, it’s probably Luddite-ready, Luddite-approved.

What Could Possibly Go Wrong: Cell Phone Edition

[HTML1] Before anybody else says it, lemme be the first: We need to find this, take up a collection, and buy one for our resident Tr0lls, to help them shoot…