French Police Sniper Shoots Himself in the Foot During French Prez’s Speech: Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day

“A police sniper has accidentally fired a pistol during a speech by French President Francois Hollande – wounding himself and a waiter,” the sun.co.uk reports. “The bizarre accident happened in Villognon, western France, as the head of state opened the new high-speed train line between Paris and Bordeaux.” Needless to say, there was a bit of post-ND […]

TX State Rep. (D) Harlingen Struck on Head by Celebratory New Year’s Eve Bullet

Texas Representative Amando “Mando” Martinez was struck on the head by a bullet or bullet fragment just after midnight on new year’s eve. It seems most likely that the culprit was celebratory gunfire. From themonitor.com: The incident, which is being investigated by the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, reportedly occurred just after midnight Sunday, when Martinez […]

Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: William Daniel Glosson

“Wake County Sheriff Donnie Harrison said three people were inside a pickup truck around 10:15 a.m. outside the Dixie Gun and Knife Show at the N.C. State Fairgrounds when the shooting happened,” wral.com reports. “The driver, identified as 30-year-old William Daniel Glosson, of Cameron, had just bought two guns from the show.” Seems Mr. Glosson felt […]

Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: Unnamed Indianapolis Mom

“A 4-year-old child accidentally shot herself and her mother in Indianapolis, Indiana,” rt.com reports. “The 25 year-old mother was shot in the back of the head and is being treated in hospital. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department confirmed on Sunday that an adult and child were shot. They added that there was ‘no immediate threat to the community.’” […]

Irresponsible Gun Owners of the Day: [Some] Celebratory Trump Supporters

“Donald Trump supporters are exercising their Second Amendment rights as election results continue to roll in favoring the Republican nominee,” usatoday.com reported last night. “Twitter users have said they’re heading outside with their guns to fire off a few rounds in celebration.” Oh brother. Firing a gun into the air is the height of irresponsibility (so to […]

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