It's your right and mine...but that doesn't mean I have to use that right. About five years ago, the NRA released a statement about open carry that quickly had the gun-owning community up in arms (pun intended. Sue me). A critique of people who were open-carrying their guns as part of protests in Texas, the statement read in part: "...it’s downright weird and certainly not a … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons I Don’t Open Carry
Self-defense is a human right, and you don't lose it if you are, or become, disabled. Ask any law-enforcement officer about the quality of criminals these days, and they'll tell you: The vast majority of them aren't exactly evil geniuses, a la Professor Moriarty, nor are they particularly brave. In general, two-legged predators are very much like the four-legged variety; … [Read more...] about Guns Save Lives: Defenders With Disabilities Edition
Oh look, anti-gunners don't like small, local businesses either. Shocker! Gun banners have learned that most Americans don't like the idea of making it illegal to purchase firearms, which clearly gives them a bad case of indigestion. It's a tough onion to swallow for them. Rather than pop a Tums, they instead try to find new ways to release the uncomfortable pressure of … [Read more...] about Smells Like Infringement: War on Gun Stores Edition
The National Rifle Association has announced that tickets are now on sale for their upcoming Personal Protection Expo, which is scheduled for Sept. 6-8, 2019 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas. If you don't recognize the name of the Expo, that's because it was previously known as Carry Guard (and the 2018 event was canceled due to a hurricane). Unlike … [Read more...] about NRA to Host Personal Protection Expo This Sept.
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