“It’s almost too easy,” Doug Turner’s instructor says, after New Mexico’s republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Turner squeezes off a round with the Remington 700. “Almost,” Turner replies. Ah, but the question is: are out of state concealed carry courses too easy for New Mexico’s Department of Public Safety? It’s an issue that Mr. Turner fails […]
The New York Times Op Ed, Listen to the Families, laments the roll-back in local, state and federal laws restricting gun ownership and the right to carry a firearm on your person hither and yon. “The only bright spot in all of this is that gun victims’ families and Mayors Against Illegal Guns, a bipartisan […]
While the vast majority of Canada’s top cops are ranged against moves to kill Canada’s Long Gun Registry, Calgary Police Chief Rick Hanson has broke ranks and publicly declared that it’s time to “review” the legislation. “The gun registry has done little to make the streets safer,” Chief Hanson told CTV.ca. “”For the years it’s been in effect, […]
Getting stats on gun ownership in the U.S. is a tricky business. The FBI keeps records on the number of firearms purchase-related criminal background checks (for a while) and notes which states generate same. Which weapons sold? How many of each? To what demographic? Go fish. Gun makers are less likely to surrender those stats […]
On Friday, the New Mexico Department of Public Safety announced that it would no longer recognize concealed carry permits issued by Utah. TTAG suggested that The Land of Enchantment was disenchanted with The Beehvive State’s gun trainers because Utah’s mob were encroaching on New Mexico’s home grown instructors’ turf. I just got off the blower […]
When last we heard from the self-proclaimed Gun Nuts, they were telling the world that they accidentally on purpose forget to review crap guns. With their lack of credibility firmly established, they’ve moved on to recommending guns they don’t recommend. “. . . there is no logical reason to buy one. I love the things, […]
“To get ready for action sequences . . . it’s kind of random,” Vanessa Hudgens told justjaredjr.buzznet.com, apropos of nothing much, save her forthcoming movie Sucker Punch. “We’d take our guns and do jumping jacks with them. We’d be like [breathing, mimicking jumping jacks] and then we’d be in for the kill.” In a wide-ranging […]
While lowering the odds that children will accidentally kill, wound and/or maim themselves and others with unsupervised firearms. You pays your money . . . or not. “The Lexington police and the Fayette County sheriff’s departments began giving away free gun locks Monday,” kentucky.com reports. “The cable-style gun locks prevent guns from firing or being […]
TTAG can now confirm that Hobo With A Shotgun will, at some point, be a movie, rather than a seemingly endless series of movie trailers. How great is that?
Ahead of our full review, link here for product info on the AR 24-15C. And ‘scuse the Schnauzer shakes, if you know what I mean.