Anti-Gun

HB 1589: A Means To An End

by Rick Olson January 22, 2014

“There are three kinds of falsehoods: Lies, damned lies and statistics” —Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour Clearly, we have a problem when legislators continue to find ways to incrementally chip away at our second amendment rights. But this bill is just a bit more insidious than what folks saw here today. HB 1589 […]

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Zoning: The New Anti-Gun Context

by Rick Olson November 13, 2013

If we desire respect for the law, we must first make the law respectable.  —Louis D. Brandeis The Londonderry Fish & Game Club is best described as, “the little club that could.” There was a time not so many years ago when access to club property was challenged and an expensive and costly lawsuit threatened […]

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Prominent Elected NH Democrats Venerate Dead Terrorists To Advance Political Agenda

by Steve MacDonald June 21, 2013

The New Hampshire Democrat Party is taking offense to calls that it is in some way connected or responsible for the reading of the names of killers and terrorist as victims as worthy of reverence by the Bloomberg Bus crowd in Concord.  According to out of state Spokes-kid Harrell ‘Jersey Shore’ Kirstein…”federal elections law prohibits […]

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Never mind.

by Steve MacDonald May 1, 2013

The Union leader has just updated an earlier story about an 18 year old in Cocnord, New Hampshire who had been arrested and charged with criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon after a student reported that they had pulled a gun on them in the High School. The evening incident resulted in an evacuation of […]

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Dean Trefethen – Dover, Only NH Mayor To Stand with Nanny Bloomberg

by Steve MacDonald March 27, 2013

First, thanks to Kathleen LaBonte, who pointed out in the comments for this post, ‘Legal Gun Owners Against Stupid Gun Grabbing Mayors,‘ that Dover, New Hampshire Mayor Dean Trefethen is the only mayor in all of New Hampshire to climb on board Mike ‘Buckshot’ Bloomberg’s anti-gun owner clown car. Trefethen has signed on to “mayorsagainstillegalguns.org.” Really?  Mayors Against Illegal Guns? […]

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Biden, “If it only saves one life.” Did Biden Say Something Rational? Yes, but He didn’t mean it.

by Don February 2, 2013

Vice-President Biden surprised reporters by saying something that actually makes sense, unfortunately the administration intends to do something else.  Here is the rational part of what Biden said, “Nothing we’re going to do is going to fundamentally alter or eliminate the possibility of another mass shooting or guarantee that we will bring gun deaths down […]

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Biden, “If it only saves one life.” Except, don’t do what works ….

by Don February 1, 2013

  Newsflash Atlanta….  Yesterday a youth intent on shooting fellow students at Atlanta’s Price Middle School was stopped by the school’s “Gun Free Zone” sign.  Well, not really, that is just the fantasy that liberals want people to believe. Actually after wounding multiple people, the shooter was stopped, not by the “Gun Free Zone” sign, but […]

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Shrill Kathy Chronicles: “We Need To Take Away The Guns Now!”

by Rick Olson January 11, 2013

“One man with a gun can control 100 without one.”  —Vladimir Lenin  Kathy Sullivan wants gun control, indeed. “We need to take the guns away now!,” She declares. Sullivan says a, “majority of Americans believe that the time has come for action.” But the anecdotes, facts, and statistics belie her assertion. Facts are curious things. […]

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Dear UK: Please Keep Your Wankers Over There

by Rick Olson January 9, 2013

“We don’t devote enough scientific research to finding a cure for jerks.”  —Bill Watterson  Piers Morgan does not like guns. That is okay with me. A great many people in this country do not like guns.  Some people from here are particularly noisy about not liking guns. I suppose that is okay as well.  What […]

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Gun Control In Australia: Watch What Happens When Guns Are Banned

by Rick Olson January 9, 2013

   ”If you talk to any of my Democratic colleagues who lost that year, they would tell that gun control was one of the major contributory factors in the loss of their seats…”   —U.S. House Rep. John Dingell, (D) Michigan 12th District

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You Can’t Hunt With That!

by Rick Olson January 3, 2013

  The Remington R-15…Chambered in “30 RAR(introduced in 2009)” Designed for…yes…well…”Hunting….”  

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Gun Free New Hampshire House

by Rick Olson January 3, 2013

“The D.C. gun ban works – just ask James Brady…” To follow up on Grokster Steve’s post yesterday… Should it have been a surprise that these six RINO’s voted the way they did? No. We already had hard evidence they could not be counted upon as evidenced by the pre-election grade assigned by the NRA. […]

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Many Still Ask Why…

by Rick Olson December 17, 2012

“The police cannot protect the citizen at this stage of our development, and they cannot even protect themselves in many cases. It is up to the private citizen to protect himself and his family, and this is not only acceptable, but mandatory.” —Jeff Cooper Twenty Children and six adults are dead. Senseless, violently shot down by […]

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Get In the Zone At Autozone And Be Anti-Second Amendment

by Rick Olson December 11, 2012

“The right of self-defense is the first law of nature; in most governments it has been the study of rulers to confine this right within the narrowest possible limits. … and [when] the right of the people to keep and bear arms is, under any color or pretext whatsoever, prohibited, liberty, if not already annihilated, […]

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Bob Costas: The Sportscast World’s Own Personal Douchebag

by Rick Olson December 4, 2012

“Let’s have a toast for the douchebags, Let’s have a toast for the a**holes, Let’s have a toast for the scumbags, Every one of them that I know.” —Kanye West DID YOU KNOW…Bob Costas hires his own personal armed security? In the world of man-make-up, bad hairpieces and dudes who get facials, manicures and other, less […]

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Londonderry Country Club Seeks to Ban All Outdoor Shooting

by Rick Olson September 14, 2012

“If you can keep playing tennis when somebody is shooting a gun down the street, that’s concentration.” —Serena Williams DISCLOSURE: I am the current President of the Londonderry Fish & Game Club, Inc., in addition to being a writer for Granite Grok.  Todays Edition of the Union Leader treated us to the pithy headline, Fairways Firing Ranges […]

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Anatomy Of Gun Range Neighbors

by Rick Olson July 21, 2012

“Complainers change their complaints, but they never reduce the amount of time spent in complaining.”  —Mason Cooley Here we go again. Same old story. Same old lame complaints. The Monadnock Rod and Gun Club was established in 1947. This 65-year old club continues to do what it always has done: Operate shooting ranges. And, like […]

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Walmart And Their Secret Gun Policy

by Rick Olson April 11, 2012

“When ignorance gets started it knows no bounds.” —Will Rogers Time for some new tires. Wal-Mart had a decent price on Goodyear Tracker 2 tires for my SUV (or, urban assault vehicle as my friends who strap Pruis’ to the behinds refer to it as) So I lumber on into Wal-Mart in my Ford Explorer. The […]

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An Airsoft Gun-Free Zone?

by Rick Olson April 1, 2012

“Don’t carry a gun. It’s nice to have them close by, but don’t carry them. You might get arrested.” —John Gotti An Airsoft gun can be dangerous. Dangerous because if one gets hit in the eye with one of those plastic BB’s, an eye could be lost. Like the old saying goes, “It’s all fun and […]

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The Anti-Gun Cadre Levels Its Sights On Pemigewasset Valley Fish & Game Club

by Rick Olson February 29, 2012

“When I come off I93 sometimes [sic] & see a poster advertising MACHINE GUN SHOOT TODAY – frankly I am turned off & really annoyed to see that in our area – great advertising for our corner of NH with all the other gun violence in the nation.  Is this what we want our area […]

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Hoplophobes To Oppose Three Gun Bills

by Rick Olson January 2, 2012

”Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples’ liberty’s teeth.”—George Washington Governor Lynch and his hoplophobite cronies at the New Hampshire Police Chiefs Association are ramping up once again to put the kibosh on three Gun Bills slated to taken up this week by the legislature. House Bill 334, relative to […]

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Colleges and Guns

by Rick Olson November 16, 2011

“A woman who demands further gun control legislation is like a chicken who roots for Colonel Sanders.” —Larry Elder House Bill 334 will now go to the full floor for a vote. New Hampshire’s colleges currently set their own policies on possession of guns. Currently they all ban them. HB 334, sponsored by Mark Proulx, […]

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Governor Lynch’s Excellent Road Trip for Senate Bill 88

by Rick Olson September 12, 2011

CROSS-POSTED

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Another Anti-Second Amendment Publication Heard from: Seacoast On-line Editorial decries Open Carry

by Rick Olson August 2, 2011

“Remember the first rule of gunfighting… ‘have a gun’.”  ~Jeff Cooper founder, the American Pistol Institute The opening paragraph of the Portsmouth Herald Editorial reads, “A Portsmouth police detective was recently lauded for defusing a July 4 incident in which Stawbery Banke Museum officials asked a couple openly carrying pistols to leave a ceremony attended […]

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