Panoramic view of Lake Michigan and Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL

WHEN THE TRUTH IS IN FRONT OF PEOPLE, AND THEY STILL CAN’T SEE IT.

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In the 1/4/22 Chicago Tribune, community activist Arne Duncan wrote an op-ed titled “My Group’s Violence Prevention Efforts Have Taught Me What Works and What Doesn’t.” Duncan writes,“… there is a profound lack of understanding among...

IF YOU OWN A 1911 PISTOL…

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…you do know it’s a bad idea to slam the slide closed on an empty chamber, right?  With this platform, it’s best to ease the slide forward by hand to close it when the...

WELL, WHADDAYA KNOW…

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When last heard from, the old guy here was talking about New Year’s Resolutions, and how a resolution not to buy any guns in 2022 would get in the way of my quest for...

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS…

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The New Year’s Resolutions are an American tradition.  I’ve tried the resolution, “I’m not going to buy any more guns this year.” Just about every time, that resolve has melted in the face of a...
Justice and law concept. Gavel on sounding block in hand's Male judge at a courtroom, working with document law books, report the case on table in modern office.

THOUGHTS ON THE POTTER VERDICT

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OK, let’s put the Christmas spirit back in the box and talk about current events. I’m interested in your thoughts on the conviction of former-Officer Kim Potter in Minnesota, found guilty of Manslaughter in...