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Pro-gun rights

We're the Only Ones Unstoppable Enough

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 12:43

The woman said she "remembered having a couple of shots and a couple of beers" during her date with Leon-Alvarez, and he brought her home around midnight. She tried to say goodnight at the door. She did not remember how he ended up coming in the house," according to the affidavit. The woman said she "was trying to push him off of her, while telling him no and to please stop." [More]
Sounds like they deserve each other.

[Via cydl]
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The Disarmament Game

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 12:31


[More]I just got sent this tweet from Oct. 2018 I had not seen before. Be sure and watch the brief video. I'd love to get the backstory on this.

[Via Tristan M]
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The First 13 Words

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 12:14

In a nutshell, then, the Second Amendment’s right to bear arms reflects not only a concern for one’s personal defense but serves as a check on the political power of the ruling authorities.[More]
And as long as our "gun rights leaders" focus exclusively on the former and ignore the core purpose in their lobbying and legal efforts, that right will be increasingly vulnerable to infringements.

[Via Mack H]
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Tombstone 2.0

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 12:04

Is Governor Northam trying to start a second civil war? [More]
No. He just feels safe enough to do this.

Time will tell if he has misjudged restraint for something else.

[Via Mack H]
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Meanwhile, Across the Pond in Piers Morgan Paradise

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 12:02
A British cutlery firm is offering a solution for the rash of knife crimes plaguing Great Britain: knives that have square ends. [More]The rounded ones that have been pout there for over 10 years didn't work? Those inclined to cut and run are loath to shell out $20 for a set of four?

In the annals of stupid ideas, I'm trying to think of one that beats this.

[Via Mack H]
Categories: Pro-gun rights

Meet the New Boss

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 11:45

After almost ten long years of fits and starts and Congressional holds, today the U.S. Departments of State and Commerce released their respective Final Rules to remove most commercially available firearms and ammunition from the export controls of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and over to the controls of the Commerce Department's Export Administration Regulations (EAR). [More
Same as the old boss...

Trump appointee and "King of Bankruptcy" Wilbur Ross was a Democrat until 2016, and one with all kinds of problematic baggage...? Anyone picking up any swamp drainage here, or do the levels look like they're rising?

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Size Matters

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 10:34

Authorities say they will cut off admission to the rally once the crowd hits a certain number, which they have declined to disclose. [More]Gotta keep sniper to lobbyist ratios manageable...

This looks about as good a continuous update resource as any:

Wave to the guys on the roof...
Where are all the terrorists we were warned about?

Categories: Pro-gun rights

Democrats turn on Facebook and Zuckerberg

Crime Research (Lott) - Sat, 01/18/2020 - 22:18
CNN is making it clear that its Democrat allies hate Facebook.
Facebook has also faced mounting scrutiny on both sides of the political aisle — but especially from Democrats — over what is seen by lawmakers as its market dominance as well as the perception, expressed in an interview published this week with Democratic presidential nominee Pete Buttigieg, that Zuckerberg has too much power.  Facebook's refusal to remove a doctored video of Pelosi last May clearly irked Democrats, including Clinton, who called the video "sexist trash" and suggested the argument for taking it down "wasn't even a close call." But what really hit a nerve with Democrats more recently was Facebook's insistence last September that it would not fact-check ads from politicians — a policy many Democrats saw as beneficial to Trump's reelection campaign.  Facebook, the Democratic National Committee said, was allowing Trump "to mislead the American people on their platform unimpeded." Sen. Elizabeth Warren ran a deliberately false ad to highlight what Democrats saw as the ludicrousness of the policy. The false ad claimed Zuckerberg had endorsed Trump's reelection campaign. When Biden's campaign demanded Facebook remove a false ad from the Trump campaign accusing Biden of corruption of his role in Ukraine policy during the Obama administration, Facebook refused. "Our approach is grounded in Facebook's fundamental belief in free expression, respect for the democratic process, and the belief that, in mature democracies with a free press, political speech is already arguably the most scrutinized speech there is," Katie Harbath, Facebook's head of global elections policy wrote in response last October. . . . But Facebook often appears to be the Democrats' favored target — even as leading Democratic candidates for president continue to sink money into the platform for their campaigns. . . .

Come into My Parlor Said the Spider to the Fly

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 17:30

[More]Haley Joel has a bad feeling about the direction this is taking.

[Via Mack H]

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Strange Bedfellows

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 17:02

Antifa Group Plans To March Alongside Pro-Gun Protesters In Virginia [More]Yeah, I'd heard some rumblings and Mark even mentioned it yesterday.
If anyone is thinking of reaching out, let history be your guide.
[Via Keith B]
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Meanwhile, Over at Imperial Stormtrooper Central...

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 16:54

[More]Does it have legs?

Bondmen sends the specs courtesy of the economic fasc... uh, public/private partners at Ring Power Tactical.

My first thought was "One ring to rule them all."  My second was "Gee, a screwdriver in the sidewall and that thing ain't goin' nowhere."

[Via Carlos Perdue]
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If at First You Don't Succeed...

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 16:14
Via email:
A judge yesterday denied the GOA-VCDL challenge to Gov. Northam’s illegal gun ban. GOA and VCDL are now appealing to the Virginia Supreme Court. You can read our response to the Governor here.
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The Enemy Within

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 16:04

If you are represented by Republican Senator Dunnavant or Republican Senator Hanger, let them know you are not happy with their vote on SB 70! [More] If they gave a f*** how you felt, do you think they'd have voted that way? Make sure they lose the next time they run. Anything else is more of how "we" got here.
[Via Keith B]
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New York, New York, It's a Wonderful Town!

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:53


NYC: De Blasio released migrant who then raped and murdered 92-year-old woman [More] "Migrant"?


[Via Michael G]

Categories: Pro-gun rights

I'm Sure It's Just an Oversight

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:26

Texas in play? Ted Cruz predicts 'massive Democratic turnout' in 2020 [More
Forget to mention something, Ted?

[Via Mack H]
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A Better Way for What?

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:17
All of these camps have it wrong on immigration, especially when it comes to skilled immigration. [More]OK, Einstein. You answer the challenge.

[Via Mack H]

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:12
3 Kinds Of Women Democrats Refuse To Believe Exist [More]That's because they're not real, like "commonsense gun safety laws."

[Via Mack H]
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Slip of the Pen

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:06
Nancy Pelosi's Impeachment Pens Look Like Bullets [More]Who thinks that's not intentional?

[Via Dave Licht]
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California Dreamin' on Such a Winter's Day.

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 14:55

SB 354 will enable DACA students to receive additional funding to continue their education in graduate school [More]
Good thing this has nothing to do with that "single issue." Right, "Saviors"?

[Via Michael G]
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'A Textbook Example of Tyranny'

The War on Guns (Codrea) - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 14:44
So Virginia introduces a bundle of radical laws to destroy 2A rights, militias, sale transfer and registration bills, and the People of Virginia says no, and we're going to vote you all out next term. Virginia government responds by introducing a bill to eliminate voter ID. [More]Let's hear it for the flag of the commonwealth!

[Via Henry Bowman]
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