Second Amendment

Is anyone else tired of politicians and gun-grabbers unwilling to say the obvious?

by Skip June 26, 2016

From the Union Leader: Kuster said Congress must act to expand background checks for gun sales at shows and online, and if a suspected terrorist is considered too dangerous to fly, they should not be able to buy a gun. No, it is NOT that “they should not be able to buy a gun” – […]

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This can’t be good as our Republican “Constitutional leaders” are joining with Democrats in allowing bureaucrats taking away our Rights by putting us on a list

by Skip June 23, 2016

And Kelly Ayotte, former NH Attorney General and one that is supposed to know about Rights, has gone full Monty on Collin’s no-due-process-before-but-you-can-petition-a-judge-afterwards law that goes after guns instead the true enemy – Islamic Jihadis. A bureaucrat can take away your Second Amendment Right simply by deeming you “suspicious” – no charges, no evidence, no […]

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Ted Cruz Blasts Democrat Political Gamesmanship on Orlando Terror Attack

by Steve MacDonald June 17, 2016
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“The Administration’s Refusal to Confront Radical Islamic Terrorism Has Made America Less Safe” cruz.senate.gov Conservative Review

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As opposed to double digits….

by Skip June 17, 2016

(H/T: The Truth About Guns)

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I like the mindset of Texans…

by Skip June 16, 2016

Trust me – there wouldn't b 49 dead in a Texas bar. We shoot back. — Steve Stockman (@SteveWorks4You) June 16, 2016 I agree. WE are our own First Responders and we should not outsource our own safety and security to hired help (even as good and fearless as they are, running to the sound […]

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Once again, we see the MSM getting it wrong

by Skip June 14, 2016

All we’ve heard from the MSM (and most of them wouldn’t know which end to point down range) is AR-15! AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15!AR-15! Ad nauseum.    They’re all wrong.   From Bearing Arms: The rifle used by the Islamist terrorist in Orlando was not an AR-15.

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Email Doodlings – Orlando and Islamic Jihad

by Skip June 13, 2016

As regular readers may have noticed, my rate of posting has plummeted over the last month or so and when I have been able to, the post is rather short or just pointing out what someone else has said.  Perhaps there will come a time to explain but given what happened this morning in Orlando, I […]

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Who wants to take away your guns? This Democrat National Committee member

by Skip June 8, 2016

There is no doubt that there are those on the Left that want to disarm the American populace (e.g.,Senator Feinstein (D-CA) for one who has said as much in the past). I am quite sure that if Hillary gains the Oval Office, she will do what she can to defenestrate the Second Amendment via regulations […]

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Progressive definitions of mental illness

by Skip May 30, 2016

(H/T: Powerline)

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Yeah, that may be me…

by Skip May 29, 2016

(H/T: Powerline)

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A lesson that gun-haters always seem to never want to “get”

by Skip May 24, 2016

  They should fear the animate person and not the inanimate object (H/T: Liberal Logic 101)

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Safe Sex and The Second Amendment

by Steve MacDonald May 17, 2016
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To summarize, you can’t insist that the constitution includes a right to access to one form of protection (contraceptives) while insisting that you may prohibit access to another form of protection (the tools needed to exercise a Second Amendment right to self-defense). (Publiusforum.com) The Ninth Circuit Court remanded the case of Teixeira v. County of Alameda back to a […]

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The purpose of guns? “They’re designed to project force at a distance”

by Skip May 5, 2016

A response to the Left’s “Guns are only designed to kill people” (emphasis mine): …First, what are guns designed to do? They’re designed to project force at a distance. They do this by propelling a projectile out of the end of a barrel at a velocity sufficient for the task at hand. The higher the […]

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Three “odd” statements regarding Free Society and guns; what part of “free” is so hard to understand?

by Skip May 3, 2016

OK, one by by reporting TV station and two by a politician who swears an oath to uphold the Constitution (reformatted, emphasis mine): A bill making its way through the Statehouse could put more guns on the streets of South Carolina. Rep. Wendell Gilliard said Friday he believes it’s a mistake to pass a bill […]

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Notable Quote – Patrick Henry

by Skip May 1, 2016

Are we at last brought to such humiliating and debasing degradation that we cannot be trusted with arms for our own defense? -Patrick (“Give me Liberty or give me Death”) Henry   Apparently, lots of Progressives/Communists (not much difference) here in NH believe so.  Isn’t that right, NH State Rep Katherine Rogers?

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No Longer Hiding It, Hillary to Come After Guns

by Scott Morales April 22, 2016

They’re not hiding it anymore. Hillary Clinton will come after your guns if she elected. It’s not a hyperbolic scare tactic; it’s a promise. With Antonin Scalia no longer on the Supreme Court, they smell the stench of an anti-constitutional opportunity and they’re going to seize it, taking to it like a pig to a […]

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The Dupont Group’s Client List

by Steve MacDonald April 20, 2016
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Long story short, a “Republican-owned” lobbying group is pushing Emperor Bloomberg’s gun control agenda in the NH Legislature. If that’s how they want to roll, so be it. It’s their business. But their business is now our business because they are actively lobbying our representatives to advance an anti-liberty pro-gressive agenda. In light of this […]

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Notable Quote – Marko Kloo

by Skip April 5, 2016

…When I carry a gun, you cannot deal with me by force. You have to use reason and try to persuade me, because I have a way to negate your threat or employment of force. The gun is the only personal weapon that puts a 100-pound woman on equal footing with a 220-pound mugger, a […]

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Good guy with a gun – concealed carrier stops attempted burglar – on TV!

by Skip April 4, 2016

Sorry, Bloomberg, but there ARE a lot of times where a good guy with a gun does make a positive impact even if a shot is never fired.  In fact, that is the majority of the time – no trigger is ever pulled.  And this one, where it looks like someone was about to break […]

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Here’s one of those “Good Guy with a Gun” that the Hoplophobes say doesn’t exist

by Skip April 2, 2016

Heh! (reformatted, emphasis mine)! An armed citizen cornered armed robbers and told them, “My gun is bigger than yours.” According to Cleveland.com, police say two armed suspects, a 19-year-old Parma man and an 18-year-old Cleveland man, entered Suleyman’s Supermarket on Cleveland’s West Side just before 10 p.m. and demanded money.  The store owner gave the suspects around […]

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Data Point: 1,000,000 Texans with Open Carry permits

by Skip March 25, 2016

The latest spike in License to Carry gun applications is expected to take Texas past a significant milestone. CHL Licensed Instructor Michael Cargill owns Central Texas Gun Works.  He says the 140 percent jump in applications from December 2015 through February is caused by a combination of fears of terrorism brought on by the shootings […]

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Smack Down of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court

by Rick Olson March 25, 2016

“We must remember that we have to make judges out of men, and that by being made judges their prejudices are not diminished and their intelligence is not increased.” —Robert G. Ingersoll Smack Down! This past Monday, something took place that is extremely rare. The United States Supreme Court rebuked the Supreme Judicial Court of […]

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Kelly Ayotte finally got something right – Guest post by Rick Manning

by Skip March 18, 2016

Rick Manning is the President of Americans for Limited Government. Ayotte joins the GOP Senate majority Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) got it right when she walked back her open door to Obama’s Supreme Court nominee today stating that she supports Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-Ky.) position to not consider the nominee and let the […]

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HB1400 Would Make NH Residents Equal Before the Law (Updated)

by Steve MacDonald March 7, 2016
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At present, some Buford T. Justice can refuse to give you a New Hampshire pistol revolver license if, for example, you opposed their budget increase at a town meeting, testified against civil asset forfeiture, or spoke out about this or that or whatever. They won’t say that is why, they’ll just decide you are not […]

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Blogline of the Day – yep, we’re a monotonous bunch

by Skip March 2, 2016

From the beginning, this vandalism and arson incident has seemed… odd. Open carry supporters are sometimes acerbic, and sometimes get arrested in incidents of civil disobedience, but with one notable exception, they are typically monotonously law-abiding. Actually, living here in NH, open carry is no big deal – if you can own a firearm, you […]

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BlogHeadline of the Day – Hypocritical Oscars

by Skip February 28, 2016

Celebrities to Wear Gun Control Bracelets at Oscars While Surrounded by Massive Increase in Armed Security The same people decrying “Guns” actually have no problem with “guns”.  No, just in that most action movies they play in use guns – the guns all around them: Dolby Theatre in the heart of Hollywood not only will be […]

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We keep hearing that a good guy with a gun can’t stop a bad guy with a gun; really?

by Skip February 24, 2016

From Big Government – another example of “Decisions have consequences” (emphasis mine, reformatted): The incident occurred just after 8 p.m.  According to WCCO, the concealed permit holder was standing at the end of a driveway when a 20-year-old male allegedly “tried to rob him at gun point.” The permit holder then pulled his own gun, shots […]

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Clueless Reporter tries to report into nationally known anti-gunner news anchor

by Skip February 24, 2016

The Washington Free Beacon published a “rough transcription” of what transpired: “(Bang) (Bang) (Bang) They say that the (Bang) short distance away (Bang) (Bang) Donald Trump (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) about protecting the Second Amendment (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) (Bang) All the Republicans (Bang) (Bang) support protecting the Second Amendment. Donald Trump (Bang) has said […]

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Chris Christie Lied on National Television

by Steve MacDonald February 11, 2016
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A few days before Gov. Christie was driven out of the race by New Hampshire voters we had a conversation with Alex Roubian from the New Jersey Second Amendment Society about how the N.J. Governor had lied on national television about his record on gun rights. Hear what Alex had to say about the Governor […]

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Data Point – Guns and State economies

by Skip February 2, 2016

How much does your state depend on the gun industry? WalletHub assessed the arms and ammunitions industry in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia to determine which states depend the most on the gun industry for jobs, political contributions and firearm ownership.  The five states that most dependent on the gun industry are […]

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