Monthly Archives: August 2014

Is the tide for Gun Owners changing?

Gun owners have long been the subject of political scrutiny. Any time that anything bad happens that involves a firearm, there is an outcry to ban them all or at least to severely restrict them. Gun owners, having gotten tired … Continue reading

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“But they’re trained!!!”

There have been a few shooting incidents at military bases the past few years. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2014_Fort_Hood_shooting https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Navy_Yard_shooting https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2009_Fort_Hood_shooting and very nearly this one, http://www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-active-shooter-reported-at-fort-lee-in-virginia-20140825-story.html One of the cries that you hear go up from anti-gunners after these incidents is that it … Continue reading

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Totality of Circumstances

With the recent riots in St. Louis over the shooting by the police of Michael Brown, and the new news that has come to light that Mr. Brown may not have been the “innocent victim” that he was originally portrayed … Continue reading

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What the numbers say.

For my last post, there is a picture that shows a pie chart of death statistics from the CDC.  I figured for this post, I would break down those statistics so that when someone who wants to ban guns says … Continue reading

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Your right to “feel safe.”

I have seen it repeated over and over again as an argument against open carry, concealed carry, or gun ownership in general; that my carrying of a firearm violates someone’s right to “feel safe.”  There is no right to feel … Continue reading

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How to identify if an armed person is a threat

Oh boy, this is going to be fun. Apparently there are people in this country who aren’t very clear on what an actual threat to their safety is in regards to guns. Need Proof? The comments below were in reference … Continue reading

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