You don’t have to be Nostradamus to see this one coming – ‘Prices Will Skyrocket After Crooked Hillary Gets In’: Vegas Gun Shop Posts ‘Pre-Hillary Sale’ Ad – “At least in Nevada, it appears that gun shop owners are using the likelihood of Hillary Clinton winning the presidency to spur some business. With Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s poll numbers cratering, Westside Armory posted an advertisement in the Las Vegas Review-Journal hyping a ‘Pre-Hillary Sale,’ warning prospective customers that ‘prices will skyrocket’ once ‘Crooked Hillary’ is elected.”
Brought to you by the same people who audit your finances: IRS Audits Its Collection of Al Capone Guns, Finds It Failed to Shoot Straight – “Even when the Internal Revenue Service has a rare good-news tale to deliver, it can have a hard time shooting straight. The agency, perennially in someone’s crosshairs, had an elaborate plan last month to aim for some positive publicity by evoking one of its proudest moments: the 1931 conviction of Al Capone for tax evasion after other law-enforcement agencies failed to nab the Chicago gang boss on charges such as murder.”
Guns No Longer Needed In Criminal Investigations Causing Police Dilemma – “The recent uptick in violent crimes and more aggressive police initiatives to curb it, means some, like the Greensboro Police Department, are taking a lot of guns off the streets. But a state law is presenting a dilemma where some of those departments can’t decide what to do with the guns once a case is over and they no longer need the gun for evidence. As a result, the firearms keep piling up and are in storage collecting dust. The Greensboro Police Department currently has more than 5,000 guns stored in 55-gallon drums, sealed and stacked away in an evidence room.” We know some people who would be happy to help our boys in blue with that problem.
Giving anti-gunners an easy target: Buffalo Bills fans sell shirts depicting rifle aimed at Colin Kaepernick – “Outside of Ralph Wilson stadium, t-shirts were on sale that depicted a rifle scope aimed at Kaepernick. Other shirts for sale read, ‘Shut Up and Stand Up! Kaeperndick,’ or ‘Hey Colin … While You’re Down There.’”
Great news, Silver Staters: When it comes to gun freedoms, Nevada could be edging closer to California – “Demographic shifts already have transformed Nevada into a swing state in recent presidential elections and given Democrats an edge in voter registration. They have also made the Silver State the latest testing site for Michael R. Bloomberg’s attempt to pass a law requiring background checks for gun sales between private parties, including those conducted over the Internet. Polling indicates Bloomberg may have bet correctly.” Coming soon to a state near you?