Monthly Archives: May 2016

‘Under the Gun’ director, apologizes for misleading edit

The director of Epix’s new “Under the Gun” documentary featuring Katie Couric has apologized after being accused of deceptively editing an interview between Ms. Couric and a group of pro-gun activists. In a scene from the documentary, Ms. Couric asks members of the Virginia Citizens Defense League, a pro-gun organization, “If there are no background checks… Read Full Post…

Hillary Clinton’s Gun-Free Dream

For years, Hillary Clinton has aggressively pushed for stricter gun control laws in America. As she wasted time calling for increased gun control, blaming gun manufacturers and attacking the NRA, American lives were taken at the hands of criminals and terrorists. Gun control laws didn’t save these Americans and more lives will be lost if Mrs.… Read Full Post…

Gabby Giffords, Mark Kelly stump for Hillary and gun control in N.J.

CHERRY HILL — Gabby Giffords, the former congresswoman who has advocated gun reform since her near fatal shooting five years ago, and her husband Mark Kelly returned to New Jersey Wednesday to support Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid. They argued for reforms they said make common sense and would help curb gun violence: Preventing people on the… Read Full Post…

Teacher Arrested For Domestic Violence While Wearing “Stop Domestic Violence T-Shirt”

Emily Wilson(NEWSER) – A social studies teacher from Maine was arrested on domestic violence charges last month-while wearing a “Stop Domestic Violence” T-shirt, the Bangor Daily News reports. Jezebel refers to this as the “bad kind of irony.” Police say 38-year-old Emily Wilson was arguing with her husband in their bedroom-she… Read Full Post…

Loretta Weinberg takes case for smart guns to White House

State Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Bergen) found a much better reception in Washington than Trenton when she talked about smart guns. So-called smart guns are designed to be fired only by the owner, and Weinberg in 2002 authored legislation requiring that those be the only handguns sold in the state three years after they enter… Read Full Post…

Obama administration abandons gun control push for remainder of presidency

 

The White House waved the white flag Tuesday on federal gun control efforts for the remainder of Barack Obama’s presidency, even as 14 state attorneys general called on Congress to fund research on gun violence, despite opposition from gun rights advocates. Speaking at a forum on preventing gun violence, Vice President Joseph R. Biden urged state… Read Full Post…

So let’s talk prepper guns

So let’s talk prepper guns. I’m no expert on guns, not like so many of my compatriots here in the American Redoubt. A lot of those guys (and a fair number of women) can tell you all about barrel alloy compositions and twist rates off the top of their heads; and they will happily do so,… Read Full Post…

Christie vetoes N.J. domestic violence gun bill – again

How well do you know New Jersey’s gun laws? Test your knowledge on these 7 questions regarding firearms in New Jersey. (NJ Advance Media Staff) TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie on Monday again vetoed an effort by Democrats in the Legislature to further restrict access to firearms by convicted domestic abusers and those subject to domestic… Read Full Post…

Campaign damage control

The most masochistic issue being pushed by Democrats is gun control. For one thing it’s not a particularly effective solution. Gun deaths reflect culture more than ownership, which is why folks in Bernie Sanders’ Vermont don’t kill each other as often as they do in heavily gun regulated cities. Further, as Science 20 noted, “There is… Read Full Post…