Category Archives: guns

On Shootings At Fort Hood And The Era Of Suicide Attacks

I’d rather take this opportunity to write about the history of gun violence in and around Fort Hood, because I was there for some of it, and it feels important to talk about it today. Continue reading

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Alabama Man Kills Bus Driver, Holds Child Hostage In His Backyard Bunker

FINAL UPDATE: The FBI has released pictures of Dykes’s property. Here is the speaking tube at his front gate: UPDATE 18: The FBI Special Agent In Charge thinks Jimmy Lee Dykes will have imitators: Richardson said the crime scene on … Continue reading

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Virginia Democrats, Don’t Laugh … SHOUT!

Lord, Lord … the more I see of what’s going on in Virginia, the more I think I’m going to have to come home, swallow my pride, sell some land and run for public office. Why? I’ll tell you why … Continue reading

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The Enduring Last Stand Of Gun Culture

Over at Huffington Post, Sam Stein laments the absence of strong gun control initiatives in the wake of last weekend’s shooting: (T)he inclination — from the sets of cable news shows to the desks of political reporters and the halls … Continue reading

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The vortex gun

This is cool, but unfortunately idiot cops will be using them on old ladies soon.

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