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Beware of Easy Comparisons when Discussing Use of Force by ...
by WiWook
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 09:00 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
I'm not bashing Kansas, but I am going to bash Kansas Republicans for the bill Governor Sam Brownback signed into law today , making it legal, starting in July, for any ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 05:17 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
This map illustrating the status of laws about carrying concealed firearms looked hugely different 20 years ago. Details and an enlargeable map can be found here .
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2015 at 10:51 AM PST with 33 Recommends
So for at least two years people on this site have been writing about the ridiculousness of not just guns, and toy guns, but guns 'aimed' at women... pink guns, and things like 'bra-holsters'. I ...
by LieparDestin
Comment Count 256 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2015 at 08:53 AM PST with 103 Recommends
A woman shopping at a Wal-Mart in Idaho was shot and killed by her own two-year old child. The woman, whose identity has not yet been released by police, has a license to carry a gun, and had her ...
by Hugh Jim Bissell
Comment Count 412 comments on Tue Dec 30, 2014 at 12:50 PM PST with 195 Recommends
We finally went and did it. It was a big decision and it took us a while because such decisions really shouldn’t be made without significant amount of thought. That decision you ask? After months ...
by oldpunk
Comment Count 281 comments on Mon Nov 17, 2014 at 08:30 AM PST with 25 Recommends
Cross-posted at MN Progressive Project . This survey referred to below has been conducted for other states too. They didn't ask just in Iowa. I'm referring to ...
by ericf
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2014 at 11:28 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Fighting Mideast terror with another American intervention is like fighting fire with gasoline. In 2000, after a deranged man shot several people in a gay bar in Roanoke, Virginia, some ...
by Richard J Rosendall
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Sep 26, 2014 at 06:55 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I don't know where to start for this one. You just KNOW someone is going to wind up shot and/or killed eventually. So, every year we hear of asshole parents of kids who play sports making the ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 94 comments on Mon Sep 15, 2014 at 08:29 AM PDT with 72 Recommends
She didn't shoot herself exactly in the foot, but she did shoot herself in the leg while at school. She was apparently in the restroom when the "gun went off": The gunshot occurred a little before ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2014 at 10:15 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
Thought folks would want to know this. I, of course, must poke fun. Rick Perry’s indictment to curb his gun-toting ways: No more concealed carry SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) – A felony indictment for ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 04:03 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Will he shoot for a burger? Jeez. Rollcall is reporting that a meat lobbyist was arrested for carrying a concealed gun into a US capital building. The meat ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 06:57 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
The National Rifle Association (NRA) and several other companies or organizations sell or sponsor the sale of insurance to defend and indemnify gun owners from liability in self defense situations. 
by guninsuranceblog
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 08:23 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
A few days ago, House Speaker Ray Merrick went on the record in speaking about allowing concealed carry inside of the state capital building. “I’m uncomfortable with people being here for other ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 27 comments on Sat Jun 21, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
In one of those moves that just says Kansas for you, the state house today announced that they are moving forward with allowing concealed carry holders to bring concealed carry to the state house.
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Jun 19, 2014 at 08:31 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
NBCnews.com is currently running a front page story about Joseph Robert Wilcox, the man who was shot in Las Vegas after confronting the insane domestic terrorist couple, Jerad and Amanda Miller. ...
by Montco PA Dem
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Jun 10, 2014 at 11:15 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
A recent spate of news (Isla Vista, Open Carry Texas idiocy) and resultant diaries on the subject of guns and the carrying of guns (open and/or concealed) has led to some rich discussion here on the ...
by Bob Johnson
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 09:13 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
This week our NBC affiliate reported on a story which should make us all feel safer. From whatever shreds of sanity still lurk in the darker corners of our society. Armed citizens form group to ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat May 31, 2014 at 07:27 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
These upright citizens entered a Fort Worth Jack in the Box. Hunter posted about a similar group entering a Chipotle. Who gets sued when one of these humps slams his AR up against a napkin ...
by ATexican
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue May 20, 2014 at 03:46 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Sometimes a dog that doesn't bark bears important news. Drake v. Jerejian offered the Supreme Court its fourth opportunity in a year to decide whether states must allow civilians to carry handguns ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 68 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 06:03 PM PDT with 100 Recommends