Bob Owens

The saddest truth in politics is that people get the leaders they deserve

Archive for December, 2011

No, Virginia, there is no Perry Claus

If you cant’ make it on the ballot, you can’t win the primary delegates. Texas Gov. Rick Perry failed to get on Virginia’s presidential primary ballot after the state Republican Party determined Friday that he didn’t submit at least 10,000 valid signatures. The GOP earlier announced former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and Texas Rep. Ron […]

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Templar MCWS for sale

The Templar Custom Multi-Caliber Weapons System that I reviewed for Shooting Illustrated is for sale on Gunbroker. I’ve fired this exact rifle with both the 6.5 Grendel and the 223 Wylde barrel, and I’ve fired a NFA full-auto Templar with the 50 Beowulf installed (note: ouch). ┬áThis particular rifle comes with two bolts, barrels chambered […]

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For which I am merry

I wrote just before Thanksgiving of my beautiful young second cousin, a high school senior that was involved in a serious single car collision late on the night of Nov.19. The impact of the wreck plunged her into a coma that lasted over a month, one that she has slowly, miraculously emerged from in recent […]

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Gunwalker goes bipartisan

My latest at PJ Media.  

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Bomb blasts in Iraq kill at least 63, wounded hundreds as the inevitable civil war starts

I’m sure that there are going to be some misinformed souls that will blame President Obama for this, but let’s be intellectually honest and remember that President Bush is responsible for the draw-down and withdrawal of U.S. forces in Iraq, which had to be done at some point. We always knew that when U.S. forces […]

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