Archive for the '2nd Amendment' Category

New gun laws would hurt “poor blacks who live in high crime neighborhoods” the most

Sunday, August 11th, 2019

I don’t believe I’ve done this, before. With the possible exception of Erich Pratt’s (formerly Larry Pratt’s) Gun Owners of America ( https://gunowners.org/about-goa/ ), John Lott, Ph.D. in economics from UCLA, author of “More Guns Less Crime” and “The Bias Against Guns,” seems to stand almost alone, these days, in offering calm, evidence-based rebuttals to […]

They’ll say it’s ‘time for some serious questions’ . . . and then ignore all of these:

Monday, August 5th, 2019

‘In all these cases . . . the government agents showed remarkable patience’

Thursday, August 1st, 2019

On July 30, the web site Conservative Treehouse posted a report headlined “Lous Dobbs Interviews Former Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker” at . . . https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2019/07/30/lou-dobbs-interviews-former-acting-ag-matt-whitaker/#more-167215 .

How the gun-grabbers grabbed Nevada

Sunday, May 5th, 2019

(Note: This post originally appeared at the Web site of Firearms News — https://www.firearmsnews.com/editorial/how-the-gun-grabbers-grabbed-nevada/360294 . Please patronize their advertisers.)

And, of course . . . jail for those who refuse to turn in our guns

Saturday, April 20th, 2019

It’s been pointed out that in itemizing the current Democratic platform in my recent post “Faster! Lemmings can’t reach cliff fast enough!”, I omitted one plank which has done so well for the Democrat party in the past that they just couldn’t resist ramming it back in again for 2020: firearms confiscation.

They took away the doughboy’s rifle

Thursday, April 11th, 2019

(Note: This report was originally posted at the Web site of “Firearms News,” https://www.firearmsnews.com/editorial/the-u-s-postal-service-took-away-the-doughboys-rifle/359421 . Please patronize their advertisers.)

When it comes to guns, ‘Impossibility of compliance is not a sufficient reason for invalidating a law’

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

As I write this, the Florida Democrat party has just chosen as their 2018 gubernatorial nominee Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who wants to abolish ICE — Immigration and Customs Enforcement — leaving immigration enforcement to desk-bound attorneys at the “Department of Justice,” thus opening our borders to millions of non-English-speaking illegal aliens, who know and […]

Assailant with shotgun invades newsroom, kills five. Why did no one shoot back?

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

I see where an unidentified white male — possibly a disgruntled reader — wielding a shotgun, killed five and “gravely wounded” seven today at the offices of the Annapolis Capital Times, a daily newspaper increasingly shifting to “digital platforms,” a subsidiary of the Baltimore Sun and thus, eventually, of the Chicago Tribune and the Big […]

When do we start counting lamp posts and measuring hemp?

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Democratic Congressman Eric Swalwell of California wants to ban “assault weapons” (by which he means semi-automatic hunting and target rifles, of course), install a federal gun “buy-back program” for those who own them (think you’d get to name your own price?), and criminally prosecute those who refuse to hand them over, reported Robert Donachie on […]

Mitt the gun-grabber not a shoo-in, after all

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Politico reported April 22 “Utah Senate hopeful Mitt Romney was narrowly defeated at Saturday’s (Utah) state GOP convention and will be forced into a June primary, a setback in his political comeback bid.



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