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  • October 25, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] FL Homeowner Shoots 500lb Black Bear That Broke Into His Home

    While most of the stories we run on this site involve law abiding gun owners defending themselves against threats of the 2 legged variety, occasionally we have to run a story about a four legged threat. In this case, a Florida homeowner had to use deadly force to defend himself from a 500lb black bear who literally broke into his home. According to WFTV, β€œIt was the biggest bear I have ever seen,” said Peters... β€œ...I... Read More »

  • October 24, 2014 | Comments
    Nebraska School District Decides to Allow Students to Pose With Guns for Senior Photos

    What's this? A little bit of common sense from a public school district on the issue of gun rights?! It certainly appears that way. A school in Nebraska has recently ruled that high school photos may include guns in senior portraits as long as the rest of the photo falls school guidelines. According to ABC News, Students can pose with any type of prop, from rifles to basketballs, as long as what they're wearing... Read More »

  • October 23, 2014 | Comments
    It’s Been Confirmed That NY Town Asked for Facebook Info for Pistol Permits

    The Truth About Guns was the first to report on the story about the town of Waterville, New York was asking applicants for pistol permits for some disturbing information - their Facebook username and password. We held off on running the story because the NY Firearms thread about the situation seemed to indicate that the form was mistakenly included in that one application packet, but now it seems like there might... Read More »

  • October 23, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] 10 Year Old Girl is 3-Gun Shooting Prodigy, Hopes to be an “Inspiration to Other Kids”

    Shyanne Roberts is a 3-gun competition shooter. Seeing a girl competing in 3-gun competitions isn't very unusual in 2014. Female competition shooting is one of the fastest growing segments of the gun world. However, Shyanne has something pretty unique going for her. She's a 10 year old girl who has competed well enough to earn a spot to compete in a national competition with adult competitors. According to CNN: "I... Read More »

  • October 22, 2014 | Comments
    Super Model Chrissy Teigen Uses Canadian Parliament Shooting to Criticize Guns in US

    Super Model Chrissy Teigen put her foot in her mouth a bit following the shooting at Canada's Parliament this morning. The model took to Twitter to attempt to use the incident to criticize the US for its gun culture, however she basically just ended up pissing off everyone in existence. active shooting in Canada, or as we call it in america, wednesday— christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) October 22, 2014 Following... Read More »

  • October 21, 2014 | Comments
    Anti-Gun State Senator Arrested at Ferguson Protest Carrying, Guess What, a Gun!

    A state senator in Missouri, identified as Jamilah Nasheed, has been arrested at a protest in Ferguson, Missouri. Nasheed has sponsored anti-gun bills in the past and has voted against pro-gun bills in Missouri over the last couple of years. According to KMOV, Sources also told News 4 Ferguson police requested St. Ann to administer a breathalyzer test at the time of her arrest because she "smelled strongly of... Read More »

  • October 21, 2014 | Comments
    GoDaddy Founder Bob Parsons Speaks Out Against Gun Control in Recent Interview

    As a former IT professional, I tend to stay away from GoDaddy's services as there are simply better options out there (in my opinion anyway), but I can absolutely stand behind GoDaddy founder Bob Parson's recent comments regarding gun rights. The billionaire founder of GoDaddy recently sat down for an interview with Inc. Magazine to discuss his thoughts on gun control. Here are a few of his comments: "I own firearms.... Read More »

  • October 20, 2014 | Comments
    BREAKING: Supreme Court Agrees to Hear New Gun Rights Case

    The US Supreme Court has decided to hear a new gun rights case, the first in quite a while. The court has been noticeable quiet on the issue of gun rights since their landmark Heller decision. The court passed up several cases over the last year which could have clarified the constitutionality of "may issue" carry permits. This new case however is very specialized. The court will determine if felons have a right to... Read More »

  • October 20, 2014 | Comments
    Stevie Wonder Breaks Promise to Trayvon’s Family, Will Play Shows in Multiple “Stand Your Ground” States

    You might remember our coverage of Stevie Wonder's promise that he made last year in "support" of Trayvon Martin in which he said he would never play a show in a state that had a "stand your ground law". Well, now it looks like Wonder will be breaking that promise as he has agreed to play a show in the state of Georgia. Georgia not only has a stand your ground style self defense law, but the state just greatly expanded... Read More »

  • October 19, 2014 | Comments
    Anti-Gunner “Outs” (aka Harasses) Legal Concealed Carrier by Putting Up Sign

    Matthew Halleck wanted to protect his two daughters in every possible way that he can. For him, like millions of other Americans, that means legally carrying a gun everyday. Halleck even carries a firearm to drop his daughters off at school, however he is careful not violate any state laws in the process. Now, for anyone who freaks out about the 1,000 foot federal "gun free zone" around schools, that federal law... Read More »