SHOT SHOW 2017: PART 3

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The SHOT Show goes far beyond just guns.  One of the hottest accessories today is the sound suppressor – silencer – which is riding a huge wave of popularity that has yet to crest. ...

THE CO$T$ OF IT…

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Trauma care in America today is better than ever…and probably also more expensive than ever. Those who would ban civilian use of firearms like to take figures on gunshot victims, multiply by cost of treatment,...

THOUGHTS ON THE TEXAS CHURCH ATROCITY

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Less than 48 hours after the atrocity at the church in Texas, we’ve seen a lot of “breaking news is broken news,” but some facts appear to have solidified. There is as yet no...

WHEN ATROCITY MEETS NAIVETE, POLITICAL IDENTITY BLINDNESS, WISHFUL THINKING, AND LIES

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A mad dog runs loose and murders seventeen helpless victims in a high school in Florida.  Helpless onlookers all over the world cry, “We have to do something!”  And, as always, that turns into...

FASH-BASH FIZZLES, FECKLESS FELON FEARFULLY FLEES FIREARMS?

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November 4, 2017, 9 PM Eastern.  As I write this, the gigantic (and potentially violent) rallies announced for today by the Refuse Fascism group seem to have been the proverbial tempest in a teapot,...