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Every instructor’s nightmare

There are many thousands of shooting instructors in the United States, who teach tens of thousands of students to shoot every year. Despite the best of intentions and the best of precautions, mistakes sometimes occur, and accidents happen. Most of the time that comes as a mechanical breakdown of a gun that is relatively minor. […]

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PA woman leaves suspected felon a little tired.

At first I thought it was crazy that a woman ran over a man with her car for merely walking down the street with a gun, but as if often the case, the devil is in the details: The driver reportedly saw White walking down Main Street in Aliquippa carrying the pellet gun around 9 […]

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School district politely tells state AG to have carnal relations with himself; they’re preparing to arm teachers and staff

Clarksville Superintendent David Hopkins is going to keep his students safe, regardless of what anti-gun Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel opines: The Clarksville school superintendent said Monday that trained teachers and staff still could be armed when school starts since he has determined that an attorney general’s opinion unfavorable to the program is “erroneous.” Superintendent […]

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Is TrackingPoint giving up the story that they’re designing guns for civilians?

Watch this video, where they are shooting from vehicles and around corners (because elk always shoot back), and tell me again how TrackingPoint is designed for long range civilian hunting, and not military applications. Don’t get me wrong. I think the technology is fascinating. I just found it odd that they introduced themselves as a […]

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Apartment manager tells tenants to lose guns or move out. Apartment board to manager: Uh, no, dummy…

Sometimes a little embarrassment is all it takes to reverse the stupidity of some policies. I’m not sure if they actually wanted to reverse the policy, but the number of lawyers leaping forward to file lawsuits pro bono probably scared the crap out the company, especially once they started doing the math on legal fees, […]

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