By now, most of my readers have probably seen this image, along with the various other ones floating around all branded with the Brady Campaign’s logo:
Said image’s text reading, "A rape can last 30 seconds but a murder lasts for ever. Guns are not the answer." For the Googles.
And, like most of my readers, I saw the image and immediately dismissed it as a parody – oh, to be certain, [...]
By themselves, numbers are fairly meaningless – I could tell you that I have ten heffalumps, but is that a lot, a little, in the “who cares” category? Well, if I provided you the context that the national level of heffalump ownership was zero, ten suddenly seems like more than you might initially think.
So here is a little perspective for you – there are more people expected to attend the NRA Annual Meetings [...]
This is how the NRA chose to remember and honor Veteran’s Day:
The Headquarters Range in Fairfax, Virginia, played host Tuesday night to the 2010 NRA Veteran’s Day Shoot —.a gathering of 50+ vets to take their turn at fourteen different guns, enjoy a little Chick-fil-A, and try their luck in a raffle. In what has become an annual event, the Veteran’s Day shoot turned into a rousing success.
But the evening [...]