Seattle Ice Cream Shop Bans Cops Carrying Guns

Business must be booming these days for a chain of Washington State ice cream shops, because Molly Moon’s had no problem banning uniformed police officers from bringing guns inside their shops. The owner of the chain, Molly Moon Neitzel, claims that armed police officers in her stores make some of her employees feel unsafe. So […]

Was That a Negligent Discharge During Ralph Northam’s Gun Control Bill Signing Ceremony? [VIDEO]

  So this happened today. Virginia Governor Ralph “Blackface” Northam held a celebratory bill signing ceremony for all of the gun control measures the Virginia legislature passed in the previous session. Listen for the very loud boom and watch the reaction of the assembled “dignitaries.” Here’s another view from Northam’s tweet of the ceremony (the […]

News Flash: Another Journalist Uses Bad Data to Argue For Universal Background Checks [VIDEO]

This is TTAG’s weekly roundup of legal and legislative news affecting guns, the gun business and gun owners’ rights. For another look at the topics discussed here, check out this week in gun rights at FPC.  Journalists pushing for universal background checks In an article recently published by American University Radio, Lisa Dunn discusses the efficacy of […]

Let’s Look at HR 719, the Oddball Federal Microstamping Bill in the House

Last year, Rep. Anthony Brown, [D-Maryland] filed HR 719, the MICRO Act. In typically brilliant legislative fashion, MICRO stands for “Making Identifiable Criminal Rounds Obvious.” I didn’t pay it too much attention to the MICRO Act, thinking it just another microcephalic microstamping requirement which I didn’t expect to go anywhere. Microstamping, after all, is a […]

Want to See What Real Civil Unrest Looks Like? Try Confiscating Americans’ Guns

Active attempting gun confiscation in this country will make the past month’s violence look like a Sunday picnic. Gun confiscation is a thoroughly unworkable policy, and probably the idea most likely to spur a violent resistance to American law enforcement. (Not that we haven’t seen plenty of violent resistance to American law enforcement already this […]

Guns and the Might of the Majority

By Mark PA “Majority rules.” So those of us were taught when, once upon a time, civics was part of public school curriculum. But what of the legitimate rights of minorities? As a practical matter, they no longer exist. Perhaps they never did. E pluribus unum — ”out of many, one”.  Our nation’s Constitution was […]

Computer Crash Shuts Down All Maryland Handgun Sales

“A right delayed is a right denied,” someone very famous once said. Maryland residents already face some of the harshest gun control laws in America. Now, thanks to a “catastrophic” computer hardware failure, handgun purchases have stopped in that state as background checks cannot take place. This leaves Old Line State residents waiting indefinitely for […]