Gun Grabbers

Gun Grabber version of the Second Amendment

by Skip March 22, 2014

Do I break Godwin’s Law right off the bat when I say “we have the children”?  I rail all the time that a lot of the problems here in the US are due to our bad educational system and the huge lack knowledge by Americans, especially those in school, about how our style of Government […]

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It’s Worse Down South – A Letter From Connecticut

by Mike March 10, 2014

Legislators just ‘doing something’, hastily crafted laws that ban popular rifles, making lawful gun-owners into felons…… And those citizens determining to quietly ignore the faulty law and keep their guns. Cries of Molon Labe are being heard in bluest Connecticut, of all places. Police Chiefs are declining, for now, to attempt any weapon seizures. Talk […]

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Michael E. Hammond: It’s time to stop the NH Senate’s gun control bill

by Rick Olson February 27, 2014

I’ve known Mike Hammond many years. Yesterday, my friend Mike Hammond took to the pages of the Union Leader to make the case of killing Senate Bill 244. I cross-post it here. Like Mike states here, I have contended that this bill will be subject to some serious and sobering amending when it hits the […]

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Ignorant Anti-Gun Pukes

by Rick Olson February 20, 2014

The most dangerous people are the ignorant. —Henry Ward Beecher Diane Feinstein attempted to resurrect the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban along with the so-called high-capacity magazine ban. Congress attempted to pass a comprehensive universal background check bill which served as a pretext to a national gun registry. Bay State Democrat John Tierney filed a bill […]

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by Skip February 15, 2014

Just thought I’d opine on something that Grokster Ed had already brought up (had problems the ‘Net going up and down during the storm earlier in the week, so I’ve been rather silent last few days).  One of my Samsphere buddies, WTH, had an opinion that he had sent along  via email as well: The […]

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What out of state money?

by Susan Olsen February 12, 2014

As the House Session begins…..

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New York Gun Control Activist Arrested Carrying a Gun

by Rick Olson February 11, 2014

“A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.”   —Adlai E. Stevenson Gun-Grabbing, anti-second amendment activist who vocally advocated for New York’s SAFE Act was arrested February 6…for carrying a firearm on school premises. Despite the fact that Ferguson, […]

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Granite State Progress Speaks (Lies) On HB1589

by Rick Olson February 9, 2014

“A charlatan makes obscure what is clear; a thinker makes clear what is obscure.” —Hugh Kingsmill (British writer and critic. 1889-1949) Below is an email sent to legislators by Zandra Rice Hawkins of Granite State Progress. (Response is at the bottom) My name is Zandra Rice Hawkins and I am the executive director of Granite […]

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Can we get this guy to testify for HB 1589? “Citizens for a REALLY Safe Ashland”

by Skip February 9, 2014

The gun grabbers have a “tell” – when presented with plans to eliminate things and events that REALLY cause harm, they become quite demur and always seek to change the subject or call those bringing up those more dangerous things “off-topic”.  In doing so, the masks slip down and the true nature comes out snarling […]

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“Background Check” Charlatanry

by Rick Olson February 1, 2014

“It seems to me sad when … you give a platform to the charlatans. It is doing great damage to the struggle. It sows confusion and uncertainty where there should be no confusion and uncertainty.” —Stephen Lewis There is a bill right now in play. HB 1589…and amended version. The bill seeks to require all […]

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Obviously, Foster’s Daily Democrat is showing the same philosophy of its namesake

by Skip January 27, 2014

It is clear that the Editors have not really read the bill on which they are trying to opine: HB 1589.  But that is not the bigger weakness of their editorial.  Their words (emphasis mine, reformatted): …Other bills such as House Bill 1589 seem to overreach but raise issues worth legislative discussions. This bill would […]

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Notable quote – Niccolo Machiavelli

by Susan Olsen January 25, 2014

  “When you disarm the people, you commence to offend them and show that you distrust them either through cowardice or lack of confidence, and both of these opinions generate hatred. “

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Pretty much

by Susan Olsen January 21, 2014

HB 1589, Universal Background Checks, Representatives Hall, 1:15 pm. Today.

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Why I Don’t Watch Football

by Rick Olson January 17, 2014

“Kids have what I call a built-in hypocrisy antenna that comes up and blocks out what you’re saying when you’re being a hypocrite.”  —Benjamin Carson

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The SB 244 And NICS Problem

by Rick Olson January 16, 2014

“If I were a magician, I’d hand out broken compasses. It’s all about misdirection.?”  —Jarod Kintz The Hearing on Senate Bill 244, “[R]equiring the names of certain persons to be reported to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System Index,” came to hearing Tuesday before Senate Judiciary. The hearing process puzzled me. As is the […]

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s Gun Double-Bind

by Rick Olson January 1, 2014

“Principles have no real force except when one is well-fed.”  —Mark Twain   New Jersey has some of the toughest gun laws in America. Citizens in New Jersey are virtually unarmed. Issuance of licenses or permits to carry a pistol concealed are the exception, not the rule. In order to do so, one must have a […]

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Doofus Redux: Mark Glaze Executive Director of Mayors Against Illegal Guns

by Rick Olson November 21, 2013

“Providence protects children and idiots. I know because I have tested it.” —Mark Twain You can’t make this stuff up, but first things first. Who is Mark Glaze? Glaze is the Executive Director for Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns (MAIG). He is also a wind bag and a doofus. Back in August he was […]

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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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New Hampshire’s Very Own Moonbat

by Rick Olson November 12, 2013

“Wow! You’re brighter than Las Vegas at Christmas time!” —Daffy Duck On October 6, our esteemed Grok Chief Skip informed the Grok audience of one Moonbat from Hampton Falls who had submitted LSR’s seeking to ban assault weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines, require registration for each firearm a person owns or possesses and requiring background […]

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A Nutter Gun Mall Shooting

by Rick Olson November 5, 2013

I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they’ve always worked for me. —Hunter S. Thompson 20-Year-old Richard Schoop entered the Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall in Paramus and started shooting up the place. Shoop, known to the Police, was a drug user. Nobody was killed in the shooting. Police found […]

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Sometimes the best answer is ‘because…’

by Susan Olsen October 30, 2013

I couldn’t help myself.H/T Bearing Arms  

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Firearms and the Media… Red Faced Again

by Scott Morales September 17, 2013
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With the soot of exploding cigars still powdery on the reddening faces of gun control pouncers like good ol’ Piers the-living-skidmark Morgan, Dianne torch-the-constitution-it-hurts-my-head Feinstein, and a myriad of others in the media that prematurely wet themselves in anticipation of yet another anti-gun debate trundling its way into public with fresh evidence of an “assault […]

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Do you think she’s just angry about the “plus size” ad?

by Susan Olsen August 15, 2013

I swear I can’t figure it out… “A less charitable person than myself might have found Hoell’s comments patronizing.”

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Gun Grabbers Tracking Gun Owners With New Android App

by Rick Olson July 11, 2013

“If you tell a joke in the forest, but nobody laughs, was it a joke?”   —Steven Wright As Reported on Fox News yesterday, A new Android app asks users to expose the home addresses of gun owners they deem “potentially unsafe” — and share that information with the world. The Gun Geo Marker app, […]

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Another “Victim” for “No More Names”

by Rick Olson July 2, 2013

“In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.”  —Oscar Wilde In Mid West City Oklahoma, 37-year-old nutter Sammie Lamont Wallace entered a Wal Mart on June 17 and for no apparent reason took a tw0-year-old child right out of a shopping cart and held a knife to her throat all the while ranted  that […]

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What Does a Home Invasion Look Like?

by Rick Olson June 25, 2013

“The subject of criminal rehabilitation was debated recently in City Hall. It’s an appropriate place for this kind of discussion because the city has always employed so many ex-cons and future cons.”   —Mike Royko What does a home invasion look like? This is what a home invasion looks like in New Jersey where the government […]

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More Names From, “NO MORE NAMES”…

by Rick Olson June 24, 2013

“Liberals are stalwart defenders of civil liberties – provided we’re only talking about criminals.”   —Ann Coulter Jamaal Moore, who had a considerable criminal history was shot after attempting to flee the scene of a robbery and a high speed chase through a residential neighborhood.  Five offenders, including Moore, “piled out” of the car, and attempted […]

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“No More Names” Bus Tour Featured Profile From The List

by Rick Olson June 23, 2013

“Arguments of convenience lack integrity and inevitably trip you up.”   —Donald Rumsfeld The Deceptively named, “Mayors Against Illegal Guns,” came rolling into Concord New Hampshire last week by proxy of the infamous, “No More Names” Bus Tour where local anti-gun zealots take turns reading from Salon.com’s Gun Death Tally List. The front page banner in […]

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Look Who Else Is On The Slate.com List

by Rick Olson June 20, 2013

“Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons.”   —Thomas Hardy As Reported in today’s edition of the Union Leader, The gun control group (Bloomberg’s, “No More Names) put out a statement yesterday saying rally organizers relied on a list compiled by Slate.com of people killed by guns since the Dec. 14 massacre at […]

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Tamerlan Tsarnaev?

by Rick Olson June 19, 2013

“Where the roots of private virtue are diseased, the fruit of public probity cannot but be corrupt.”   —Felix Adler Tamerlan Tsarnaev. We all know the name. He was a Terrorist on American soil. He killed three people and injured 264 others. He then got into a gunfight with Police and blew himself up with […]

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