Category Archives: Politics

If it only saves one life, it is worth it.

While the title of this post alludes to the misguided reason that some people want to place restrictions on firearms, that is not the purpose of this post. What I am going to describe could actually save lives, and isn’t … Continue reading

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Words on Paper

So there was another shooting and as always there are people who are calling for more laws to prevent tragedies like this from happening.  Of course what is lost on them is that there were already laws in place, and … Continue reading

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The “Mythical” Good Guy with a Gun.

I had a discussion online with an old acquaintance from high school a short while back. It was shortly after a mass shooting event happened, and the discussion centered around what could be done to prevent or at least mitigate … Continue reading

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Now you see it, now you don’t.

Open carry is now legal in Texas.  While we don’t have Constitutional carry, this is a step in the right direction.  Several businesses that are Texas icons have stated that they would not allow open carry, such as Whataburger, and HEB … Continue reading

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How to properly handle the Syrian refugees.

I’m going to piss everyone off today. Tough shit. Deal with it… As far as the Syrian refugee crisis, many people on both sides of the political spectrum have ideas on what to do, and they are all wrong.  Allow … Continue reading

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Dying isn’t noble…

In online discussions with people who don’t like that I carry, I frequently hear them make the following claim as though to give them some kind of moral superiority over my choice to go armed; “I am willing to die to … Continue reading

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Hearts and minds, in bits and pieces.

Online the other day someone commented to me “your state has weird gun laws.”  Not all of us are fortunate enough to live in a “Constitutional carry” state like Arizona, or Vermont.  Every state’s laws are different, though, even with regards to … Continue reading

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