Armed Omaha, NE Husband Saves Wife from Violent Intruder

As reported, an Omaha, Nebraska homeowner used his gun to save his wife from a violent intruder. Police say that at about 11:30pm, an intruder pounded on the door of a home near 16th Street and Drexel Street in Omaha, NE.  The wife opened the door, and was attacked by the intruder, at which point the husband grabbed his gun and ordered the intruder to release his wife, according to news reports.  Acting in defense of his wife and himself, the armed … Continued

Pro Gun Celebrities

Opposing Views recently published an article that highlights over a dozen pro-gun celebrities.  That article can be seen here.

What Makes a Gun an “Assault Rifle” Video Clip

I have written about the pointlessness of bans on so-called “assault weapons” before, and have also discussed how such firearms are rarely used by criminals anyway.  The video clip below reinforces those points quite nicely:

Update: New Location for Anti-Gun Rally in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago this Sunday

SPECIAL ALERT – NEW LOCATION FOR RALLY: GLENVIEW GUN CONTROLLERS PLAN RECRUITMENT AND ORGANIZATION RALLY The ISRA has been notified that the location of this event has been moved due to “anticipated larger attendance”. The new location is the Glenview Police Station, 2500 East Lake Avenue, Glenview, IL 60026. The gun control movement is on a roll in the northern suburbs. They will be holding a rally to recruit and organize new gun grabbers into their campaign to take your … Continued

A (vaguely) Gun Related Post: My Wrongful Ticketing by Prairie Grove, IL Police Officer James G. Page

How Officer James G. Page wrongfully ticketed me In October 2012, my wife, our daughter, and I flew from Iowa to McHenry, IL, in order to attend a birthday party and spend time with my wife’s family. As we were headed back to the airport, we drove through Prairie Grove, IL. I was seated in the front passenger seat of my brother-in-law’s pickup truck, which he was driving. My wife was seated behind me, and our daughter was in a … Continued

ISRA Alert for Northern Suburbs of Chicago this Sunday

The gun control movement is on a roll in the northern suburbs [of Chicago, IL]. They will be holding a rally to recruit and organize new gun grabbers into their campaign to take your guns away from you. IT IS VITALLY IMPORTANT THAT YOU AND YOUR FRIENDS ATTEND THIS RALLY! As a patriotic firearm owner, you have a responsibly to defend our Constitution by challenging those who would tear down our Bill of Rights. If the gun controllers are left … Continued

Rabbi Jen Feldman’s Misguided Push for Gun Control Laws

Rabbi Jen Feldman of the Kehillah Synagogue in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, recently spoke out in favor of anti gun laws.  Some of the Rabbi’s statements, other statements from related individuals, and my responses, follow:

The Sad Passing of Alan Grossmann

I have learned that Alan Grossman,  an all around excellent firearms instructor and human being, has passed away.  My deepest condolences to his family:

Take 1 Minute to Tell All of Your Representatives to Support Gun Rights – Thanks to Ruger

Ruger has created a nice webpage that will allow you to inform the President, Vice-President, your Senators, Representative, Governor, Lieutenant Governor, State-Level Elected Officials, and State Attorney General that you support gun rights and believe that the passage of anti-gun laws is misguided.  I encourage everyone to spend a minute doing so.  The web page can be seen here. Then, click here to see other steps that you can take to protect our gun rights.

My Daughter Deserves Safety Just as Much as President Obama’s Daughters

President Obama is a long-standing opponent of gun rights.  He has opposed concealed carry, going so far as to voice support for a Federal law banning concealed carry in every state.  One would be hard-pressed to find an anti-gun law that Obama hasn’t supported. At the same time, President Obama enjoys the armed security provided by the secret service.   His neighbors in Chicago are unable to park their cars near their own homes, and have to pass through security checkpoints, … Continued

Gun Control Fact Sheet from Gun Owners of America

Below is the Gun Control Fact-Sheet, created by Gun Owners of America. The original can be found here.  Mar 2004 Gun Control Fact-Sheet 2004 / From Gun Owners Foundation by Gun Owners Foundation 8001 Forbes Place, Suite 102 Springfield, VA 22151 1. Highlights * Guns are used 2.5 million times a year in self-defense. Law-abiding citizens use guns to defend themselves against criminals as many as 2.5 million times every year—or about 6,850 times a day.(1) This means that each … Continued