“Americans are purchasing firearms and ammunition in record numbers, not because they believe 2009 will offer unusually good duck hunting, but because they fear the fallout from the coming economic storm and the state's reaction to that fallout.”
by Michael Gaddy




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the journal news and gawker media pull a commercial appeal

Not having a dog in this particular fight, I can only sit back and laugh at how quickly The Journal News and now Gawker Media are realizing that private American citizens enjoy their… well, privacy. Extra bonus points got to Gawker for labeling all firearm-owning New Yorkers as "Assholes" – way to make friends and influence people, especially in New York.

On the one hand, a fair argument could be […]

why take the chance?

This is just another example of the many reasons why forcing people to disarm themselves before entering misleadingly-named “gun free” zones is a Very Bad Idea (TM):

A gun in a holster is safe. Put another way, when you handle a firearm, your chance of a negligent discharge goes from “zero” to “something greater than zero”. Why do anti-rights cultists want to force law abiding citizens to decrease their personal […]