Fairfax is on board with Cornyn’s bill . . . NRA Backs Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill in U.S. Senate – “On behalf of its five-million members, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today applauded the introduction of S. 446, The Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, sponsored by Senator John Cornyn (TX). ‘The current patchwork of state and local gun laws is confusing and can cause the most conscientious and law-abiding gun owner to run afoul of the law when they are traveling or temporarily living away from home,’ said Chris W. Cox, executive director of the NRA-ILA. ‘Senator Cornyn’s legislation provides a much needed solution to a real problem for law-abiding gun owners.'”
Have they found Moors Murderer’s shotgun? Ian Brady claims buried gun was from his secret arsenal – “Moors murderer Ian Brady has claimed he held a secret arsenal of guns during his killing spree. And the monster has hinted a shotgun found near a possible burial site of one of his victims may be his. The Eibar double-barrelled weapon, in its original case, was found wrapped in a polythene sheet beneath rocks under an oak tree on Saddleworth Moor. It was uncovered last December by a group searching the area for the remains of Keith Bennett, 12.”
Cue the snowflake outrage in 3, 2, 1 . . . This Preppy Hunting Jacket Is Now Office-Appropriate – “Young New York finance guys are beginning to sport the new outerwear of their tribe on the cusp of spring, fusing navy-blue gilets, olive-green waxed jackets, and gray fleece vests with the standard uniform of city business. Thus merging town and country, they’re evolving the professional wardrobe in the direction of an American hybrid—equal parts Edwardian sporting party, Dartmouth keg party, and party of four with an 8 p.m. reservation at Dorsia.”
Blue Force Gear Launches its New Belt Fed Loop – Blue Force Gear®, the designer and manufacturer of the world’s finest weapon slings and tactical equipment, debuts its new Belt Fed Loop™ (BFL) today. The BFL was designed for belt-fed weapons, and it is expected to have high application in the military because when soldiers regularly turn their weapons into the armory they have to remove the slings. The BFL allows for a quick, easier removal of the sling from the weapons.
One less eco-wacko . . . Man who shot controversial pipeline with rifle killed by cops after chase, authorities say – “A man accused of using a high-powered rifle to shoot at the controversial Sabal Pipeline Sunday was killed after a car chase and confrontation with authorities, according to Marion County officials. The incident started about 9 a.m. when deputies were called about a man using a rifle to shoot at the under-construction pipeline and nearby equipment in Dunnellon. When deputies responded, the suspect fled.” FYI, the pipeline was approves by President Obama’s EPA.
Man who fell asleep with fingers on guns’ triggers headed to jail – “Prosecutors say a man found sleeping in a car with his fingers on the triggers of two loaded guns will be sleeping in a New Jersey prison for at least the next six years. Guilio Mesadieu was sentenced Friday to 12 years in state prison. Union County prosecutors say he’ll be required to serve at least half of that sentence.”
The latest Project Childsafe ad from the NSSF: