Bill Limits Gun Regulation: “Bill Limits Gun Regulation By ROY MAYNARD Editorial Page Editor A bill by state Rep. Leo Berman exempting Texas-made firearms, gun accessories and ammunition sold within the state from federal regulation and law — including registration — was heard in a House committee on Monday. The bill also provides for the [Continue]
Seriously? How can people this mis-informed be teachers? Shouldn’t they value learning, and trying to understand both sides and all that? Or is that just when you agree with the other side? Ugh, and this jackass is taking students down to the capital to lobby for more laws and does not understand anything about the [Continue]
Microbial Threats to Health: The Threat of Pandemic Influenza
The Promise That Keeps on Breaking: “President Obama promised on the campaign trail that he would have the most transparent administration in history. As part of this commitment, he said that the public would have five days to look online and find out what was in the bills that came to his desk before he [Continue]
Second Amendment Makes Gun Control Unconstitutional, Period: “My editors would like me to take a nuanced, clever stance on the Second Amendment. I cannot. No means no. Not means not. Just like the First Amendment. No infringement on Free Speech. No mixing Church and State. No Gun Control. That doesn’t mean that the government cannot [Continue]
Proponents of gun control shooting blanks: “Every so often I find myself stepping into the minefield that is public discussion of guns, gun violence, gun control and how these things relate to the Second Amendment to the Constitution. Because of misleading public statements by the president of the United States and his secretary of state, [Continue]
Holy Crap! Lautenberg’s Gun Show Language: “The language is now available Thomas for Lautenberg’s gun show bill. What’s interesting is that it doesn’t target private sales in general, but targets only gun shows. In my opinion, it is intended to destroy gun shows, or at least seriously reduce their numbers, and frustrate being able to [Continue]
Law abiding US citizens bought on average 3,177,256 guns every 3 months in 2008. In just 3 months Americans bought enough guns to outfit the entire Chinese and Indian army’s combined.: “You also bought 1,529,635,000 rounds of ammunition in just the month of December 2008. Yeah that is right, that is Billion with a “B”. [Continue]
“He has erected a multitude of new offices, and sent hither swarms of officers to harass our people, and eat out their substance.” Can anyone here name the document?
“It is terrible to contemplate how few politicians are hanged.” – G.K. Chesterton What’s wrong with the world By Gilbert Keith Chesterton is readable in full (or downloadable) at Googlebooks
“Government tends to wield the huge blunt axe of the law in situations that require the delicate scalpel of common sense.” – Sir Terry Pratchett
1982 report on the Right to Keep and Bear Arms from the Senate subcommittee on the US Constitution It’s long but it’s good, go read the whole thing. Then you’ll probably want to check out the Jews for the Preservation of Firearm Ownership’s Boot the BATFE campaign
Paper Commander “This space offers replicas in paper of the ships of the great saga Wing Commander, this great game of space combat that it revolutionized the world of the games, with their innovative ideas and attractive history. The models that they are offered here for download, healthy relatively simple of they be built and [Continue]
“MOMBASA, Kenya – An American ship captain was freed unharmed Sunday in a swift firefight that killed three of the four Somali pirates who had been holding him for days in a lifeboat off the coast of Africa, the ship’s owner said. A senior U.S. intelligence official said a pirate who had been involved in [Continue]
First there was this: And do watch it, it gets better than just a dudes hands moving vaguely to the beat. Then in response to that, two chicks did this: Ah, isn’t teh internets great!
“ Quinn told CNN that the pirates were armed with AK-47 assault rifles. The ship’s crew carried no weapons. … It is common for the crews of merchant vessels to travel through the area unarmed, despite the risk of pirate attacks, experts have said. An armed crew could provoke a firefight that would endanger the [Continue]
To all my Jewish readers and friends, have a happy Passover Seder dinner tonight.
Multistate plane chase ends on Missouri dirt road “The chase began with a stolen plane from a Canadian flight school, meandered through three states with U.S. fighter jets hot on the trail and forced the evacuation of the state Capitol in Wisconsin. It ended about seven hours later in a Midwestern town of 360 people [Continue]