So here is how it is.
A website called “Smoke & Thunder” appeared out of the firmament about a week ago and started hijacking names and reputations of pro-rights webloggers in order to provide a good, firm footing of astroturf for this upstart site. When challenged on this dickish and generally frowned-upon behavior, the mind behind “Smoke and Thunder” engaged in personal attacks against those who dared to question it. And, finally, when taken [...]
Coincidentally, my post yesterday was not specifically written in response to Breda’s situation with her picture being used without her permission, but those two posts do dovetail together perfectly, and give me one more comment to make about the concept as a whole:
To my fellow webloggers, forum residents, tweeters, and other internet denizens: if you repost an image or picture that was originally found on / generated by another website, and the owner/administrator [...]
With the stroke of its governor’s pen, Wyoming just became the fourth state of the union to enact Constitutional carry.
Now, residents of Wyoming who have lived there for more than six months (this particular legislation is a little different than other Constitutional carry states’) can carry a handgun, openly or concealed, without asking permission from their state government or paying an exorbitant fine fee to do so. This is unquestionably a victory for the [...]