Monthly Archives: August 2010

KALI UPDATE

A quick check of the California Senate shows votes on AB-1810, the long gun registry, and AB-1934, the bill banning open but unloaded carry in Kali are both still pending as of 6:25 PST, August 31, 2010. For the record, … Continue reading

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OFF TOPIC BUT – DO WE LIVE IN A DESIGNER UNIVERSE?

For whatever reason, someone was directed here searching for “designer universe.” I was always told that’s what this is all about. Stranger

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DEMOS AVOIDING PELOSI

So says Politico.com, in today’s lead story The item, titled “Democrats avoiding Pelosi” is true enough. But it is amusing, none the less. Why? Look over the linked item and check out all the “endangered Democrats” voting record at ontheissues.org. … Continue reading

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THE RENEWAL BLUES

My subscription to Shooting Times expires with the March 2011 issue. I know, because I received three reminders today. Along with renewal notices to four other gun mags. Thirteen in all. I don’t mind renewing six months early. I don’t … Continue reading

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CAL SENATE REJECTS OPEN CARRY BAN – FOR NOW

According to the San Francisco Chronicle’s web site, the California Senate has rejected a ban on unloaded open carry, but will try again today. Briefly quoting the item linked above: “Monday’s 20-16 vote fell one short of the majority needed, … Continue reading

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WERE GOVT WORKERS "ENCOURAGED" TO ATTEND SHARPTONS RALLY?

Jim Hoft’s excellent Gateway Pundit says that is exactly what happened. Hoft says Obama alley Arne Duncan urged Department of Education to attend Sharpton’s rally. That would account for perhaps half of the 2,500 people who are estimated to have … Continue reading

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GUN VIOLENCE IN OZ MAKES THE NEWS

While Canberra does a good job of keeping the lid on crime news, and of editing the crime statistics, sometimes the newspapers get more than a bit off the leash. The Sydney Herald has this item, with the details of … Continue reading

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OK, THE NRA WILL NOT SUPPORT HARRY REID,

BUT WILL NOT SUPPORT SHARRON ANGLE EITHER And more than a few gun bloggers are more than a bit unhappy about it. I am not exactly thrilled about it, myself. But let’s face the fact that the NRA is a … Continue reading

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ANOTHER SENSELESS TRAGEDY IN NYC

A Saint Lucia (Carribean island) soccer player was shot dead in a random shooting. The New York Daily News reports Isidore Tisson was murdered outside a Brooklyn club early in the morning of August 30, 2010. Tisson was celebrating scoring … Continue reading

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COYOTE MAKES RUN AT PA COP

The Beaver County (Pa) Times has a report on a coyote that that made a run at a police officer. Briefly quoting the Times news item linked above: “Douglas Edgell has been threatened plenty of times by two-legged wild things … Continue reading

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