Is Las Vegas Sheriff Lombardo Covering-Up for the Mandalay Bay Hotel?

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Even as Dan and I were recording our first podcast, recounting the mystery that has become the Mandalay Bay hotel shooting, the Las Vegas Sheriff’s department revised the crime’s timeline. Again. chicagotribune.com:…

EXCLUSIVE: Mandalay Bay Hotel Active Shooter Policy Left Spree Killer Unchallenged

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“Jesus Campos, a security guard at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino (above), was shot by Paddock six minutes before he began shooting into a crowd of 22,000 people enjoying…

Question of the Day: Why Did the Las Vegas Shooter Do What He Did?

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When an act of evil on the scale of the Mandalay Bay massacre happens, the first impulse (immediately following politicians and advocates attempting to benefit) is to try to divine…

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Ballistic Calculations Found in Las Vegas Shooter’s Mandalay Bay Hotel Room

Among the many items found by investigator in Stephen Paddock’s Mandalay Bay hotel room after the murderer committed suicide: a piece of paper with numbers the shooter had written down. A…

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Unarmed Las Vegas Security Guard’s Survival Highlights Inaccuracy of Bump Fire ARs

CBS (like every other media outlet in creation) is ignoring a key point about ARs equipped with a bump fire stock: they’re wildly inaccurate. If Las Vegas spree killer Stephen…

Reader Response to RF’s USA Today Op-Ed on Gun Control

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Reader Jerry Spiegler writes… Dear Mr. Farago, I read your essay in USA Today and found much with which I can agree. By way of disclosure I confess ignorance about…

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Las Vegas Shooter Allegedly Targeted Aviation Fuel Tanks As Well as the Concert Crowd

According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the Route 91 Harvest music festival crowd wasn’t Stephen Paddock’s only target. He also fired at two jet fuel tanks about 650 yards from…

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Vedder Holsters Daily Digest: A Poor Metric, A Change of Heart and the New Normal in Vegas

Do tell . . . Mass Shootings Are A Bad Way To Understand Gun Violence So mass shootings become a symbol of gun violence in general. The deaths of dozens become…

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Vedder Holsters Daily Digest: More Mandalay Bay Fallout

Please tell me Ryan won’t fall for this . . . Pelosi calls on Ryan to form select committee to curb gun violence House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Monday…

TTAG Demonstrates Bump Fire, Full Auto Rifles for CBS National News

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Given this week’s events and the fact that Las Vegas murderer Stephen Paddock apparently used at least one bump fire-equipped rifle during his Mandalay Bay killing spree, the mainstream media…

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At Least One of Stephen Paddock’s Rifles Was Equipped With a Bump-Fire Stock

Photos of two of the AR’s used by Stephen Paddock to shoot at a concert crowd assembled below the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas Sunday night have emerged. From dailymail.co.uk: “The…

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TTAG Daily Digest: Mandalay Bay Special Edition

Adam Gopnik declares war on the Second Amendment . . . In the Wake of the Las Vegas Shooting, There Can Be No Truce with the Second Amendment The facts…