Cumberland Gun Range Murderer Revealed; More Grist for the Tea Party Terrorist Mill

Ever since the Tea Party first appeared, left-wing commentators have been busy portraying conservative populism as proto-terrorism. Well, here’s more grist for their mill [via whptv.com]: “Two corrections officers from the State Correctional Institution at Camp Hill are charged in the shooting death of a Cumberland County attorney and the theft of his custom, silenced rifle, authorities […]

Saturday Evening Post: Stan Freberg Presents – Yankee Doodle Go Home

In 1961, radio comedian/advertising wunderkind Stan Freberg released what would become one of the most enduring comedy classic LPs of all time, Stan Freberg Presents The United States of America. Populated with characters voiced by Freberg, Jesse White (the original Maytag Repairman) and June Foray (Rocky, Natasha, Witch Hazel, and Granny from the classic Jay […]

The Politics of Immigration (and How It Affects Your Gun Rights)

I just got off the blower with H.L. “Bill” Richardson, retired State Senator from California, and founder/Chairman of the Gun Owners of America. Fascinating guy and even more fascinating conversation. I gotta admit I’m envious…he actually got to speak to Ayn Rand personally. But more germaine to matters close to home, he has some “Wow, […]

Bodyguards Accompany Tom Cruise to the Bathroom

The celeb watchers at the bangaloremirror.com report that Mr. Cruise’s armed escorts escort him to the bathroom: “The Top Gun star doesn’t like to be alone in the washroom, unlike other celebrities, who ditch their bodyguards outside the bathroom door. Tom takes his bodyguard right into the loo and stand guard close, while he answers […]

Brigham Young Prof’s Son and Daughter-in-Law Indicted for His Murder

Back in March, TTAG reported on the murder of Brigham University professor and gun collector Kay Mortensen. sltrib.com reports that police have now arrested Mortensen’s son Roger Kay [above] and his wife Pamela Ann for slitting the prof’s throat. “Detectives also executed a search warrant Thursday night when they arrested the Mortensens at their home […]

Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: Officer Gonzalez

“Details about what happened to two boys found shot to death with their father’s handgun trickled out as sheriff’s deputies tried to piece together the evidence,” contracostatimes.com reports. “San Bernardino County sheriff’s Sgt. Frank Bell said investigators are considering the possibility of a suicide pact or a murder- suicide. ‘I don’t think we’ll ever absolutely […]

“Clearly, rapid aggressive action by a single actor has been and is now the most effective countermeasure for the active killer”

Ever since the massacre at Columbine, U.S. law enforcement officials have gradually realized that a responding officer facing what’s called an “active shooter” (a.k.a. spree killer) can’t wait for the SWAT team to arrive. The cop in question has to go in, go in alone and go in hot. The lead trainer at the Southeast Area […]

Obscure Object of Desire: CSMG Fully Automatic BB Gun

Your mother wanted me to tell you: you can put several eyes out with this thing, in rapid succession. Click here for more info from fullyautomaticairgun.com and some relevant YouTubery. Meanwhile, the stats: 30 round magazine capacity .177 or .22 caliber Fires BBs or pellets Muzzle velocities up to 600 fps with the stock barrel […]