The Death of Satire – Quote of the Day

“As a friend put it to me, ‘You can’t parody this anymore. If I said next on the list will be a ban on rope to prevent suicides and strangulation, they would take it up.’ But only after we finally defeat the National Cutlery Association and purge our politics of the corrupting influence of the […]

TTAG Daily Digest: The Value of Full Auto, Self-Defense in the UK and Criminals With Illegal Guns

How One Man Got Rich Selling Machine Guns – Thanks to overregulation, machine guns are rare, expensive and sought-after . . . Over the past decade, patient investors benefited greatly from one of the longest economic expansions in U.S. history, using stocks, gold and even cryptocurrency as vehicles of profit. A few of them even used machine guns. Yes, machine […]

Gun Control Advocates: We Have the NRA on the Run!

To hear a couple of long-time civilian disarmament advocates tell it, the post-Parkland anti-gun uprising took even them by surprise. That may even be true, at least for some of them. They no doubt thought that if they weren’t able to significantly roll back gun rights in the aftermath of the horror that was Sandy […]

An Open Letter to the Anti-Gun Left

Reader Guy LoPresti writes: Dear Gun Control advocates, progressives, and anyone left of center, Congratulations on the March For Our Lives and your efforts to reduce gun violence. It looked like a big success. Only one problemL it showed you for the would-be totalitarians that you are. You used young, uninformed children to push your agenda […]

Why We’re Losing The War on Guns

Face it: the squeaky wheels of gun control –the whining teens, their socialist instructors, their mainstream media cheerleaders and their deep-pocketed enablers — are getting all the grease. That’s how post-Parkland hysteria led to the degradation of gun rights in Florida and elsewhere: they drowned out gun rights supporters’ silent majority . . . Yes, […]

Stigmatizing Guns and Gun Owners: Quote of the Day

“Faced with a generation of defeat in the gun debate, the Left is increasingly turning to one of its favorite weapons in the culture war, stigma. It’s mobilizing its tribe — including progressive corporations, Hollywood, and the mainstream media — to not just make policy arguments but also to shame and insult Americans who disagree. […]