NRA on the UN’s Small Arms Trade Treaty

Members of the TTAG Armed Intelligentsia know we’ve been on this UN Thang for a long time. Long enough to get completely bored with the subject. Which is when bureaucrats are at their most dangerous, by the way – when they’ve lulled you into a stupor. Not sure if that’s the case here, but Wayne […]

Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics.

They are the three kinds of lies – that is, lies, damned lies, and statistics. I don’t know who actually said it (Mark Twain claimed it was British PM Benjamine Disraeli, but evidence points to Sir Charles Wentworth), but my dad used to put it another way: Figures don’t lie, but liars figure. You see, […]

Editorial: The Joy of Civil Obedience

By William C Montgomery on April 14, 2010 The Constitution of the United States of America does NOT make America a great nation. I know this might come as a shock, but it is true. How?  I mean no offense toward our brothers and sisters south of the border, but Mexico has a constitution that […]