TTAG’s 10 Most Popular Posts of 2018

There’s apparently a rule written somewhere mandating that the week between Christmas and the start of the new year must feature reflections on the year that’s ending. Far be it from us to flout a long-held publishing convention like that. The most popular content here at TTAG has long been our brutally honest, no-holds-barred gun […]

Walk The Talk America Attempts to Build Bridge Between Firearms and Mental Health Industry

Press release: Non-profit Walk The Talk America is acting to bring caring firearms-related companies together with mental health programs in need, changing to help those suffering from mental health issues. The issue of firearms ownership is clearly one of the issues that creates the most passionate emotional response from both sides of America’s political spectrum. Walk […]

The Anti-Gun American Society on Aging

By Warren Lind, CSW Aging Today and AgeBlog, the American Society on Aging’s media, published an article, “Grandparents, Gun Violence and Gun Policy”, this fall. Teri Kennedy, a PhD grandmother with the School of Social Work at Arizona State University, advocated the straight gun restriction party line, from the claim that the Dickey amendment “barred”research to universal background checks, […]

Happy Birthday to the Bill of Rights…All Ten of Them

On this day in 1791, Virginia ratified the first ten amendments to the Constitution, otherwise known as the Bill of Rights. As notes, In September 1789, the first Congress of the United States approved 12 amendments to the U.S. Constitution and sent them to the states for ratification. The amendments were designed to protect […]

The ‘Ghost Guns’ That Time Forgot

Reader James Kaleda writes: Recently the gun rights deniers have been all up in arms (pun intended) about 3-D printing and the making of “ghost guns.” Many states have jumped on the bandwagon proposing bills that would prevent people from purchasing certain parts, downloading 3-D plans, and all kinds of other silly restrictions. Silly, not […]

Only in Massachusetts – Roommates Demand Landlord Evict Harvard Student Over Legally Owned Guns…and He Does

According to the Washington Free Beacon, roommates searched Harvard grad student Leyla Pirnie’s room in their shared apartment for firearms. When they found that she does, in fact, (legally) own guns, they then pressured their landlord to evict her form their Somerville, Massachusetts apartment. Ms. Pirnie was targeted by her roommates because, as they put it to […]

Get Well Soon, Tom in Oregon

Tom in Oregon has contributed to TTAG for years, usually recounting his hunting adventures, whether it’s in the great northwest, tracking dangerous game in South Africa, or on the floor of the Safari Club convention looking for a good double gun. We finally had the pleasure of meeting Tom in person a couple of years ago when he […]

Missouri Governor Wants to Make Sure Guns Stay Legal in the State Capitol Building

Mike Parson became Governor of Missouri in June when scandal-plagued Eric Greitens resigned. Missouri’s one of the most firearms-friendly states in the nation, having enacted constitutional carry in 2017. But Greitens, a former Navy SEAL who famously shot an SBR and a minigun in a couple of campaign spots, prevented concealed carry permit holders from […]