Not much of a surprise

Assault rifles are piling up at stores. Big change from when Obama was president and gun sales were booming. https://t.co/nuNjbyKUIX — Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) May 9, 2017 President Obama earned a title he probably finds unsettling: World’s Greatest Gun Salesman Sets Incredible New Record Posted at 9:16 am on June 7, 2016 by Bob Owens …

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The subtlety of #FakeNews

At 7:46 AM EST this morning, CNN’s New Day was running a story about black Americans joining gun clubs in increasing numbers, when I spotted the caption under the visual: African-Americans are only 19% of US Registered Gun Owners. If you didn’t know any better, you’d think that that number was low. Fortunately, I did …

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The Kill Zone

From CNN: 762 murders. 12 months. 1 American city. By Amanda Wills, Sergio Hernandez and Marlena Baldacci, CNN | Updated 1:50 PM ET, Monday, January 2, 2017 There was more than a 50% increase in murders in just one year. Chicago hit 500 homicides before the end of the summer in 2016. In 2015, the …

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Our Second Amendment rights seem safe for the next four years

From CNNMoney: Why gun stocks are plunging since Trump won Gun stocks have plunged since the election of Donald Trump by Aaron Smith | November 11, 2016: 12:34 PM ET What happened? Trump was endorsed by the National Rifle Association and was the clear favorite of white, rural, gun-loving America. But the stock prices for …

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The Democrats and Gun Control: What do they do when they are in charge? The Democrats are for gun control aimed at the law-abiding, and against gun control targeting actual criminals!

Hillary Clinton and the Democrats want to restrict the rights of law-abiding people to own firearms. Specifically, Mrs Clinton believes that the decision in District of Columbia v Heller, which first held that the Second Amendment protects an individual right to own firearms,1 was wrongly decided.2 Yet, just what do the Democrats do when people …

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#CarlyFiorina and the President’s executive orders on gun control

From The Hill: Fiorina: Obama ‘lawless’ with executive order on guns By Bradford Richardson | January 03, 2016, 10:43 am According to Carly Fiorina, not only is President Obama’s planned executive action on guns misguided and reckless, it is also blatantly unconstitutional. “President Obama has been a lawless president in his use of executive orders, …

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