• August 21, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] CNN Reporter Don Lemon Shows How Ignorant He is About Guns During Ferguson Coverage

    Wow, I thought for the most part the media has learned the different between automatic and semi-automatic firearms, but it looks like CNN is still iffy on those definitions. Ben Ferguson and Don Lemon got into over that definition on the air during a report from Ferguson. “The gun law says that you and I can’t just go out and buy an automatic weapon, so let’s deal with the facts here,” Ferguson said. “A... Read More »

  • August 21, 2014 | Comments
    Rick Perry Loses His Texas Carry Permit Following Indictment Over Abuse of Power Charges

    Texas Governor Rick Perry will lose his Texas carry permit following his indictment for charges related to allegations of abuse of power. Under Texas law, if you are under indictment for a felony then your carry permit will be suspended until legal proceedings are finished. Perry is also prohibited from buying firearms and ammunition while he is under indictment under Federal law (18 U.S. Code § 922). Perry... Read More »

  • August 21, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Five Anti-Gun Liberals Shoot a Gun For the First Time

    BuzzFeed has posted a video in which they took five anti-gun liberals to shoot a gun for the first time. Given their obvious political leanings, I don't think BuzzFeed had to try too hard to find five anti-gun liberals around their office. They each took turns shooting a 9mm Beretta and Remington 870 12 gauge shotgun. Allison seems to particularly enjoy the experience. Several of the participants seem to have... Read More »

  • August 20, 2014 | Comments
    BREAKING: Federal Judge Orders Department of Justice to Release “Fast & Furious” Documents

    A federal judge has ordered the Department of Justice to release all documents relating to the Fast and Furious gun running scandal by October 1st, 2014. According to a press release issued by the House Oversight Committee: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., issued the following statement on United States District Judge Amy Berman Jackson’s order today that the Department... Read More »

  • August 20, 2014 | Comments
    Democratic MN Lawmaker Allegedly Told Gun Rights Group Employee – “I’LL BLOW YOUR HEAD OFF” Over Survey

    Rep. Ron Erhardt (D-Edina) apparently doesn't like taking surveys about his political beliefs. I mean, he really, really doesn't like them apparently. According to an affidavit (see below) filed by Minnesota Gun Owners Civil Rights Alliance President Andrew Rothman, Erhardt allegedly told Rothman, "I'll blow your head off!" when Rothman contacted him to follow up on a survey sent out by GOCRA to all Minnesota lawmakers. From... Read More »

  • August 20, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] NRA Goes After Michael Bloomberg by Name With New Video Calling Him Out

    It looks like the NRA is taking the gloves off. No more beating around the bush. The National Rifle Association has released a new video calling out former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg directly. Here is the press release from the NRA-ILA: Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association today launched a national campaign aimed at exposing Michael Bloomberg’s anti-freedom agenda. The "Meet the Real Michael... Read More »

  • August 20, 2014 | Comments
    Bad Gun Owner: Grandmother Shoots Her 7 Year Old Grandson Mistaking Him For Intruder

    Wow, where to even begin in this story of multiple preventable mistakes? First off, this story is tragic, and we are hoping that the young victim makes a full and speedy recovery. First off, let's get a little background info. From the LA Times, Linda Maddox, 63, was sleeping in her bedroom with her twin grandsons after their father had gone to work, said Cristal Bermudez Nunez of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s... Read More »

  • August 19, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] DIYer Hacks EOTech Optic and Adds New Reticles, Features

    File this one under cool stuff for the day. A DIYer on Youtube has hacked an EOTech optic and incorporated new reticles and features. The Firearm Blog is reporting that the hack was done using an Arduino Pro Mini control board and I2C OLED display. Those parts together should run less than $15 shipped. According to a comment exchange on the Youtube, the physical changes could actually make the sight more durable, Q... Read More »

  • August 19, 2014 | Comments
    Compton, CA School Police Authorized to Carry AR-15′s When School Starts Back This Fall

    School Police in California's crime plagued city of Compton will have a new tool at their disposal in the upcoming school year - AR-15's rifles. The rifles will be stored in the trunks of patrol cars while the officers are on duty and will only be issued to certain, pre-approved officers. Many school districts have elected to extend the range and firepower of their resource officers following school shootings in... Read More »