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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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Sorry, Mr. Holder: Gun group donates $12K to Zimmerman’s security after AG puts a hold on his gun as evidence

Eric Holder’s Justice Department put a punitive hold on the gun Zimmerman used to defend himself against a murderous Trayvon Martin, apparently attempting to make Zimmerman a “soft target.” Yeah… how’s that working out for you, Eric? The Attorney General was perhaps unaware of the FN Five-seveN Zimmerman had purchased when Holder’s buddies in the […]

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Is Smith & Wesson going to torpedo their brand? Again?

I’m a fan of Smith & Wesson. I’ve used both the 637CT and the M&P 9C as my primary carry gun at different points, and the M&P 9 is a strong contender for my next “service” pistol. I’ve owned the M&P 15/22, and have given serious thought to other Smith & Wesson products. They make […]

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