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Sarah Palin speaking to the National Rifle Association sounds like a recipe for good old-fashioned nightmare fuel, and you will be happysad to ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 165 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2014 at 10:38 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
Remember when Barack Obama said this ? "You go into these small towns in Pennsylvania and, like a lot of small towns in the Midwest, the jobs have been gone now for 25 years and nothing's replaced ...
by james321
Comment Count 124 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 07:18 PM PDT with 117 Recommends
I have noted in past diaries and comments that, at one time, the NRA was an organization that promoted hunting, competitive shooting and gun collecting. But when hunting began to decline in ...
by Bob Johnson
Comment Count 316 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 07:18 PM PDT with 212 Recommends
by HoundDog
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2014 at 03:38 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
There is an interesting statistical illustration on the lives -- and deaths -- of the 11,419 gun fatalities in the United States in the year 2013. The premise is based on the estimated life span of ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Mar 27, 2014 at 11:49 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
(Click to enlarge) You know your country has gone off the deep end when a Surgeon General nominee encounters fierce political opposition because ...
by Jen Sorensen
Comment Count 109 comments on Tue Mar 25, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
To find a perfect portrait of the dystopian nightmare that plagues the otherwise pristine, Aryan dreamscape of the Republican Party, one need look no further than NRA Executive Vice President and ...
by Randle Aubrey
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 09:23 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
There is no functional difference between NRA ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 10:32 AM PST with 65 Recommends
NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre on Thursday March 6th told a group of conservatives that the “greatest freedom” was the ability to have “all the rifles, shotguns and handguns we ...
by LokiGirl
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 07:20 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Welcome to the 6-part series on how the Tea Party has impacted America for the worse in the past 5 years. We're now on the 2nd part of the series: the faces of the movement who damaged America for ...
by JGibson
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 02:53 AM PST with 8 Recommends
and got bored with it. Frankly, the whole good guy/bad guy gun scenario played out far too quickly and predictably to make for decent fantasy material, so I went back to my old standbys of hot lava ...
by freewayblogger
Comment Count 166 comments on Tue Feb 11, 2014 at 08:27 AM PST with 31 Recommends
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by BrianMcFadden
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Sep 25, 2013 at 02:50 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
I have been writing multiple diaries about mental illness and gun violence because the issue of how to identify and isolate people who otherwise would go on rampages with guns seems to have ...
by blip1944
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Sep 23, 2013 at 06:37 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
One thing that both sides in the gun debate seem to agree on is the notion that we would suffer much less gun violence if we did a better job of dealing with people who are mentally ill. After ...
by blip1944
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Sep 22, 2013 at 07:11 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
This is getting very old very quickly . National Rifle Association leader Wayne LaPierre argued on NBC’s Meet the Press that “there weren’t enough good guys with guns" to confront the shooter ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Sep 22, 2013 at 11:06 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
It's about time for another episode of Senseless Tragedies with Guns . So stop me if you've heard either of these stories before -- violence-obsessed gang ...
by Ticorules
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Sep 22, 2013 at 09:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
For a country that's as wealthy as we are, the failure to do something about violent gun deaths suffered by children is really shameful. And it's particularly shameful when we consider the ...
by blip1944
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Sep 22, 2013 at 05:25 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Since joining Twitter, I've done quite a few daily "alphabets" of Tweets on current events. Today's were about gun violence in general, the Navy Yard tragedy in particular. Someone suggested that I ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Sep 17, 2013 at 12:27 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
This past Friday was Friday the 13th. Although, I am not in the least superstitious, (on a conscious level) on these days I feel a slight uneasiness. I am always glad when the day ends without any ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 17, 2013 at 11:52 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
My comics are crude, but they are getting more refined with each passing second. Certainly they are vulgar, but they are about vulgar Republicans as well.
by Floyd Blue
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Sep 10, 2013 at 09:12 AM PDT with 1 Recommend