Daily Digest: A Social Media Suit, Exploding Package Deterrence, and Liberals Arm Up

Facebook, Twitter, Google sued by Orlando shooting victims’ families – “Facebook, Google and Twitter are being sued by the families of three victims slain in the mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub for allegedly providing “material support” to the Islamic State. … The lawsuit is the latest to target popular Internet services for making it too […]

Anti-Gunners Responsible for Pro-2A FaceBook Page Deletions

Facebook recently announced a ban of all pages that sold guns privately. Immediately after its decision, firearms-related Facebook pages that don’t enable private one-to-one sales went dark. This does not represent a widening of Facebook’s ban. My information: anti-gun Facebook users are reporting these pages. Facebook then pulled the plug without any further vetting. When […]

Facebook.com/thetruthaboutguns

Wow. We did it! Well…you did it actually. “You” being the members of TTAG’s Armed Intelligencia. We’ve gone from zero to over 70 fans on Facebook in under 6 hours. Now given that the page went live at 1AM CDT, that’s pretty amazing. So we’ve ‘earned’ our new URL: www.facebook.com/thetruthaboutguns. We started the FB page, […]

TTAG on Facebook. Help!

  Most men lead lives of quiet desperation. News at 11. – Reuven Frank, NBC News Producer If you are a fan of the barren wasteland of social media known as Facebook, know well that we are now staking our claim to our little pied de terre at Facebook.com. But as it turns out, things […]

UK Teen Gets Three Years for Firearms Possession

As far as I can tell from this Daily Mail story, 17-year-old Chloe Goodman doesn’t have any history of violence or, indeed, juvenile delinquency. And yet the Manchester Crown Court sentenced Ms. Goodman to three years in prison for hiding guns for a “viscous criminal gang.” Not to mention a lecture about gun control from […]

Are the NRA’s Pants on the Ground?

Despite fears that the Obama administration would usher in a new era of gun control, the National Rifle Association (NRA) is having a banner year. On the meta-level, the U.S. Supreme Court looks set to strike down Chicago’s 28-year-old handgun ban—and with it every other such handgun ban in these United States. Even if the […]