NYC DA [Not Shown] Cuts Deal on Gun Law Ignorance Case Number Four

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Actually, this was the first recent case of an otherwise law-abiding out-of-towner caught carrying a handgun in The Big Apple. Last spring, NYC cops arrested Maryland concealed carry permit holder Stephen…

Question of the Day: Can A Racist Support the 2nd Amendment?

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If the Second Amendment is about anything, it is about protecting America. The first part of the amendment (“A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free…

Machine Guns Vegas Launches New Website, Reveals Guns and Advertises Packages

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We’ve discussed Machine Guns Vegas before, the firearms equivalent of a Las Vegas strip club opening just in time for your humble servants (us TTAG writers) to go check it…

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Quote of the Day: 911 Edition

“I can’t tell you that you can do that but you do what you have to do to protect your baby.” – 911 operator’s advice to Sarah McKinley, abcnews.go.com

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Do We Really Want to See Boxer Carry on Campus?

Arizona’s making another push for campus carry. And I’m all for giving students the right to avoid being a Virgina Tech-style defenseless victim. I’m just not sure if this is…

The Truth About TTAG: 2011 In Review

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I posted a basic overview of how awesome we’re doing on Sunday, and according to the trends I’m seeing we’re doing FANTASTIC. We raked in about 10 million views in…

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What Could Possibly Go Wrong: Freedom Group Names Bob Nardelli CEO

Hot off the iPresses: Madison, NC, January 4, 2012 – Remington Arms Company and its parent, Freedom Group, Inc. (FGI), are pleased to announce that the board of directors has…

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I get that you can’t be 100 percent tactically accurate when you’re a moviemaker going for yucks (or action adventure). But I’m still thinking that this operator should have checked left and right when he brought the new $1142 SIG SAUER MK25 back to his body after firing. The goon check should be so drilled into his subconscious mind that it’s inescapably instinctive. ‘Cause if you don’t practice checking your environment after shooting or brandishing your gun, you stand a pretty good chance of getting shot by someone other than the person you just shot, or shot at . . .

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Self-Defense Tip [via SIG SAUER MK25]: Avoid Transfixion

[HTML1] I get that you can’t be 100 percent tactically accurate when you’re a moviemaker going for yucks (or action adventure). But I’m still thinking that this operator should have…

 

Sheriff Mike Blakely of Limestone, Alabama is, apparently, a fan of the old western TV show, “Have Gun Will Travel” that aired from the late ’50s to the early ’60s. So much so that he has a chess piece – a knight – engraved on his gun’s handle, just like the show’s main character had on his holster. Unfortunately, Sheriff Blakely’s lost his gun. He was recently out of the office for a month because of a bum knee. And when he got back in the office, he found his engraved gun, along with some cash, missing…

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Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: Sheriff Mike Blakely

  Sheriff Mike Blakely of Limestone, Alabama is, apparently, a fan of the old western TV show, “Have Gun Will Travel” that aired from the late ’50s to the early…

Media Gun Cluelessness of the Day: Atlantic Edition

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Highlighting efforts to reduce the Big Easy’s homicide rate, Atlantic contributor Julie Dermansky rode along with New Orleans officer David DeSalvo recently. According to her piece, DeSalvo prides himself on…

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Third Gun Owner Faces Jail for NYC Gun Law Ignorance

In December, police arrested Tea Party Patriots co-founder and California concealed carry permit holder Mark Meckler for attempting to check a pistol at a New York airport. That same month, cops nabbed…

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“I can’t believe I shot one of our own!”

A cop comes across a crime in progress and sees someone with a gun. The cop immediately assumes the guy with the gun is a Bad Guy. He yells at…