It Should Have Been a DGU: Chicago Rampage Edition

CHICAGO, March 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The following was released today by the Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA): The ISRA is once again calling upon Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to fire Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy . This latest call for McCarthy’s ouster comes after a mob of young thugs – estimated to be in the […]

The Mayors Against Illegal Guns Want YOU!

The Mayors Against Civilian Gun Ownership Illegal Guns want you—yes you!—to make a choice. Apparently, “Washington needs to pass gun laws that will keep guns out of the hands of criminals and other prohibited purchasers and keep military-style weapons and high-capacity magazines off of our streets.” MAIG reckons the federal government “should pass laws that […]

Armed Citizen Project Giving Guns to the Poor

More guns = less crime. That’s the Lottian corollary. Not to mention the experience of law abiding gun owners from sea to shining sea. “As criminals have more reason to fear the citizenry, crime begins to drop as a result.” And there you have the common sense thinking that animates the activism of Kyle Coplen, founder of […]

Gunwerks: How to Configure a Factory Long Range Rifle

After taking the Gunwerks Long Range University class last June, I subscribed to their YouTube channel. They recently uploaded a very cool video showing a quick trigger change and bedding job on a Remington 700 Sendero. Looks like an easy way to make a good rifle a lot better, especially at long range.  

Question of the Day: Could You Do That?

I’m not a violent person. Sure, I kicked ass on the ice rink back in the day. But that day was thirty-six years and two wives ago. And ice hockey is to countering a violent attack what Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders are to the Tennessee Golden Girls Senior Softball Team. I’m not saying the Golden Girls […]

The Truth About the Universal Background Check Bill (Senate Bill S. 374)

Alabama-based estate planner Benjamin Jarrell writes: Senator Feinstein’s assault-weapon and magazine bans have been stripped from the United States Senate’s upcoming gun-control proposal, which is good news in and of itself. Gun rights activists are generally pleased, and what remains is primarily a background check proposal. Gun control advocates herald this universal background checks as […]

Gun Rights Under “Side Channel Attack”

  [email protected] writes: A “side-channel attack” is a computer hack that attacks security implementation issue rather than attempting to compromise the system head-on. In other words, it’s a sneak attack. Through the years, government agents intent on civilian disarmament have mastered this concept. Rather than attacking our firearms freedom head-on—amending the Second Amendment or creating […]

DoD: Don’t Call Ft. Hood Casualties Victims of Terrorism

“Legislation that would award the injured from the 2009 Fort Hood shooting the Purple Heart would adversely affect the trial of Maj. Nidal Hasan by labeling the attack terrorism, according to a Defense Department document obtained by Fox News.” Because we can’t say a terrorist shouting “Allahu Akbar!” as he shot US soldiers during the […]

Housekeeping: Happy Easter from TTAG

I’m Jewish, so I won’t be celebrating Jesus’ resurrection today. But I will be taking the time to consider the concept of rebirth. Not just because Spring is springing, threatening to turn my cherry tree into a psychedelic celebration of seasonal awakening. But also because now is the winter of our discontent (not to coin […]