Vedder Holsters Daily Digest: The Gunpocalypse Rolls On, Modern Family’s Black Sheep and Extreme Hold Off

Making California’s gun-free schools even gun-free-er . . . Law that would expand firearms ban on California campuses goes to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk A measure that would expand a firearms ban on school campuses in California won final legislative approval Monday and was sent to Gov. Jerry Brown, a rifle owner who has been […]

Quote of the Day: How a President ‘Raises an Army’

“How do you raise an army? You do that by dividing America into tribes and, as ‘president,’ aligning yourself with the most extreme tribe, all the while promoting militarization among people who support you. You do it by worshiping military figures and talking in militaristic terms. You reverse Barack Obama’s executive order on gun control.” – Charles Blow […]

Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DaVos: Guns OK in Schools Because Bears

“Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump’s nominee for education secretary, said during her Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday that local authorities should decide whether guns should be barred from American schools,” vox.com reports, “citing the case of a school in Wyoming where a special fence protects students from bears.” True story! Here’s her exchange with Connecticut Senator […]

Daily Digest: Media Gun Cluelessness Vol. 938,761, Rightward Expectations, and Persistent Demand

OMG! People are buying guns! Without CCW permits! OMG! NBC2 Investigation: Legally buying guns you can’t legally carry – “The NBC2 Investigators have uncovered a flaw in Florida’s gun checks system. 300,000 people legally bought guns in Florida in the last four months. Only 100,000 people got their licenses to carry in the same time frame. What […]

Fear and Loathing From the Left

Last week, RF wrote while he “may regret saying I’m with Donald I will never regret saying I’m without her.” Given the way that Hillary supporters and their fellow travellers have comported themselves since election day, the concerns or doubts I’ve had about the wisdom of voting for President-Elect Trump have been steadily slipping away. The past […]

Aren’t You Glad Tim Kaine Isn’t the Vice President Elect?

As much as I’m enjoying Donald Trump’s swamp-enabling swamp draining and post-election waffling and prevarication (hint: not much), I start every day thanking my lucky stars that Hillary Clinton isn’t the President elect. Ms. Clinton was not a friend of ours. That much was obvious. Under a Clinton administration 2.0 our gun rights would have […]

…And Sometimes You Win

Nick Leghorn has an excellent blow-by-blow on the numbers concerning the election. It notes that the margin of victory for President-Elect Donald Trump was extremely close in a lot of states. It’s solid, and is worth reading his analysis in its entirety. Go ahead, I’ll wait. In short: gun owners just made the difference in the […]

Springfield Armory Daily Digest: Making the Difference, Shorting Gun Control, and a Record Rack

Gun Owners ‘Made the Difference’ as Trump Wins White House – “’What happened Tuesday night was a reaffirmation that Americans can make the system work, and that this nation’s gun owners are a cornerstone of that system,’ said Alan M. Gottlieb, founder and Executive Vice President of the Second Amendment Foundation. He also chairs the Citizens […]

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