Category Archives: FUTURE TENSE

The "Progressive Left" On Freedom Of Speech

You will recall the intent of the McCain Feingold act was to shut the National Rifle Association up. You will also recall all the furor when McCain Feingold was overturned in the Citizens United decision. Essentially the Democratic Socialists position … Continue reading

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A Look at McDonald and Heller

The Volokh Conspiracy’s Ilya Somin has an excellent assessment of Heller and McDonald on gun laws. My take is pretty much what it has been. We are making progress, but it is like the cat that ate the grindstone. A … Continue reading

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OFF TOPIC – BUT SPACE BUFFS AND SCI-FANS

Will want to take a look at this link. It asks that you call your CongressCritter and request support for the Senate version of the NASA appropriations bill. Why? I will let you read the reasons at the link. Just … Continue reading

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RAY BRADBURY: "OUR COUNTRY IS IN NEED OF A REVOLUTION"

Ray Bradbury, the man who set the public’s imagination on fire with the Martian Chronicles, the man who wrote “Farenheit 451,” “Something Wicked This Way Comes,” “Dandelion Wine”and “The Illustrated Man” is an opinionated man. I think our country is … Continue reading

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POLITICS

I was looking over the Rasmussen polls, and it strikes me that many of the most critical races will be decided by turnout. If the shooting community turns out in force, the next Congress will be much less inclined to … Continue reading

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WHAT CAN YOU DO FOR THE GOOD OF THE CAUSE?

A lot of us are in the same situation I am in. I live in an uncompetitive Congressional District. Barring something entirely unexpected, such as the Feds canceling the November elections, Gene Taylor will be re-elected. So what can we … Continue reading

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THROUGH A GLASS, DARKLY

While my crystal ball only works by fits and starts, there is one thing you can bet on. My state, your state, and his state will all try to “save money by turning prisoners loose early.” Because “Parole or probation … Continue reading

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