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Approximately ten rounds were fired at three fisherman on lake Tobesofkee in Macon, Georgia and to date no one has been charged or arrested. The shots, according to reports, were fired from 124 ...
by LCSulla
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 09:52 PM PDT with 94 Recommends
NOTICE OF PUBLISHING ERROR On Feb. 13, 2015, ATF released for public comment a proposed framework to guide its determination on what ammunition is "primarily intended for sporting purposes" for ...
by 43north
Comment Count 78 comments on Sat Mar 07, 2015 at 03:27 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Watching the Super Bowl tonight in central FL? Stay a few extra minutes for the breaking news on the same channel. The hell raising is bearing fruit. I just spent over an hour with the local NBC ...
by pajoly
Comment Count 227 comments on Sun Feb 01, 2015 at 03:05 PM PST with 559 Recommends
This sat 8' from my neighbor's side fence where my kids play. There is no backstop. Behind it another fence and a home immediately behind that. The back wall of the home is direct path should any ...
by pajoly
Comment Count 349 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2015 at 06:08 PM PST with 445 Recommends
Hello, I wrote the following rant a couple days after the 12/14 shooting. I needed to vent, to give a voice to my thoughts. Rereading it a year later i find nothing has changed and it has helped ...
by rgerb
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Dec 16, 2013 at 04:19 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Erick ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 260 comments on Mon Oct 28, 2013 at 04:09 PM PDT with 331 Recommends
This is not snark, although I bet it would score well for packing hot-button keywords into a title. News reports this morning are saying that my infuriating Representative, Renee Ellmers of NC-2, ...
by political mutt
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Oct 23, 2013 at 06:41 AM PDT with 85 Recommends
Late Thursday night, a pickup basketball game at Cornell Square Park on Chicago's South Side ended abruptly when someone opened fire on the crowd, wounding 13 people. Yesterday, police confirmed ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Sep 21, 2013 at 07:42 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Wait – What just happened? A roundup of the week in news, May 19, 2013 Oh, you crazy Catholics After boycotting Boston College’s graduation ceremony ...
by NationalAtheistParty
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun May 19, 2013 at 10:00 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
From Ars Technica come a report of the first 3D printed gun. It isn't technically completely 3D printed, as they say in the article: The Liberator pistol isn't all 3D printed ABS plastic, though. ...
by AoT
Comment Count 58 comments on Fri May 03, 2013 at 05:32 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
I was a junior in high school when I first heard about Columbine. For weeks afterwards it was all anyone could talk about. The mass murder was shocking in its size, scope and brazenness. Fourteen ...
by JFKeller
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri May 03, 2013 at 10:41 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
A photograph from a recent and tragic shark attack caught my eye. Don't worry, it's not graphic.
by Tailfish
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Mar 03, 2013 at 08:56 AM PST with 4 Recommends
In order to talk reasonably intelligently about assault weapons and assault weapon bans, it is helpful to understand why a Bushmaster-style semi-automatic rifle is legitimately categorized as an ...
by Beartooth Bronsky
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Feb 05, 2013 at 01:51 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Backed by a national wave of revulsion from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting , ...
by hungeski
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Jan 31, 2013 at 09:06 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Is the 2nd Amendment necessary?  Many diaries on here are raising this question of late, obviously sparked by the Newtown tragic shooting. The purpose of my dairy is to question the tenor and ...
by sensetolisten
Comment Count 60 comments on Mon Jan 21, 2013 at 06:20 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Australian Labour MP Kelvin Thomson sends us an e-letter. He lists the practical legal changes that his country has undertaken to eliminate gun massacres. So far these steps have proved 100% ...
by bontemps2012
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 08:49 AM PST with 19 Recommends
The only valid argument on limiting the scope of banned weapons is their application for hunting and target shooting. Anybody making the argument that the citizenry should have high-capacity ...
by owsleyskid
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 08:25 AM PST with 3 Recommends
No New Legislation Required! It would appear, according to USC › Title 26 › Subtitle E › Chapter 53 › Subchapter B › Part I › § 5845 , that they are already classified as machineguns:
by owsleyskid
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 07:49 AM PST with 2 Recommends
There are many organizations on both sides of this incredibly important issue in US politics. I hope to give short descriptions of a few of them. This will be a long diary, so the rest will be after ...
by hagagaga
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Mar 28, 2012 at 09:10 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Nope. It's most certainly not. The only people who are saying that it is are those who are trying to keep people from owning firearms. Why are they doing this? Because if they the general public ...
by hagagaga
Comment Count 127 comments on Sat Mar 10, 2012 at 12:08 PM PST with 9 Recommends