Oblivious GOP Filibuster Threat Gave Democrats Last Shot at Gun Control

By: Wednesday April 10, 2013 2:25 pm

Just when you thought the momentum for gun control was exhausted, the GOP may have snatched defeat from the jaws of victory. Despite the public attention and support gun control received in the wake of the tragedy at Newtown, Connecticut, both houses of Congress have been less than sanguine to initiate new gun control legislation. Initially it appeared as though the NRA had sabotaged themselves with CEO Wayne LaPierre giving a surreal tone deaf press conference on arming teachers to prevent further shootings.

Gun control advocates thought they might finally have an opening. But that hope would soon be in jeopardy.

 

School Employee Accidentally Shot During District-Sponsored Gun Training

By: Friday March 1, 2013 3:04 pm

It seems the more schools take up the NRA’s advice to arm teachers and other school employees the more unsafe the school becomes. First it was a firearms instructor leaving his gun in the student’s bathroom and now a school employee has been accidentally shot while preparing to implement the NRA’s solution to school shootings.

NRA President Says Group Supports Stronger Background Checks

By: Thursday January 17, 2013 7:50 am

The day after President Obama signed 23 executive actions on gun control the President of the NRA David Keene has publicly stated the NRA supports stronger background checks.

Obama To Announce New Gun Proposals Today

By: Wednesday January 16, 2013 6:52 am

President Obama and Vice President Biden are scheduled to unveil a package of proposals designed to reduce gun violence. They will make the announcement at an event in the South Court Auditorium at 11:55 a.m. Wednesday.

Newtown Kids Ask You to Make Your Own Sandy Hook Promise – And Change

By: Monday January 14, 2013 6:01 pm

Now – before it’s never.

The Conscience of Wayne LaPierre

By: Sunday December 23, 2012 4:00 pm

Thanks to the efforts of Wayne LaPierre and the NRA, the killers at Tucson, Virginia Tech, and the Aurora theater were able to purchase military style weapons–guns with high-capacity magazines, drums, and staggering amounts of ammunition. When Seung-Hui Cho stalked students and teachers at Virginia Tech, he was carrying nearly 400 rounds of ammunition. When a clerk at Walmart refused to sell ammunition to Jared Loughner because he was acting strangely, Loughner drove to another Walmart and purchased it there.

Maledictum Supra Westboro Baptisa: WBC Getting Bitchslapped on the Astral

By: Friday December 21, 2012 7:30 pm

So many millions are disgusted by Westboro Baptist Church, and even more disgusted than normal this week by the psychotic nutbags’ attempts to protest the funerals of those slain in the Sandy Hook massacre. Anonymous has been busy DDOSing the WBC website and otherwise messing with WBC in their own inimitable style; and a petition has been sent to the White House calling for the recognition of WBC as a hate group and to be stripped of their tax exempt status. Even the Ku Klux Klan loathes WBC.

After Newtown Shooting, NYPD Considers Entrapment Schemes to Catch ‘Potential Deranged Gunmen’

By: Friday December 21, 2012 9:02 am

A New York Times report indicates that “top intelligence officials in the New York Police Department” met Thursday to discuss how to use the Internet to “identify potential ‘deranged’ gunmen before they strike.”

Tennessee Pastor Blames Newton Tragedy on Schools Teaching Evolution, ‘How to Be a Homo’

By: Tuesday December 18, 2012 5:56 pm

What a stunning lack of originality. The crazee has been unleashed by the likes of Mike Huckabee, but you can always count on some no-name bible-beater who wants to break the sanity meter.

Abattoir Cadabra

By: Sunday December 16, 2012 6:00 pm

Underpants gnome John Hinderaker’s Rx for making our gun/death sickness go away

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