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  • Who do you trust more to protect you?

    06/25/2016 12:34:39 PM PDT · by Randy Larsen · 34 replies
    Vanity | June 25, 2016 | Randy Larsen
    If you had to choose who would you pick?
  • ‘Shoot Him Again! Shoot Him!’: Husband Coaches Wife to Shoot Home Invader in Chilling 911 Audio

    01/10/2013 4:28:16 PM PST · by Ben Mugged · 71 replies
    The Blaze ^ | Jan. 10, 2013 | Jason Howerton
    Police have released audio from a 911 call made during a home invasion in Georgia, in which a concerned husband tells his wife to shoot a lawless intruder. The mom was home alone with her twin 9-year-old children when the man broke into their home with a crowbar. The mother, later identified as Melinda Herman, shot the man five times with a .38 caliber revolver after he cornered them in an attic crawlspace,
  • Ammo Ban And Registration Proposal Getting Fresh Look

    12/15/2008 7:29:33 AM PST · by Sammy67 · 59 replies · 4,181+ views
    Happy Holidays: Now dispose of all of your ammunition! Every last round! From now on, you will be able to buy only overpriced ammunition that will be registered to you in a government database. Not yet--at least for now. A small company, Ammunition Accountability--which wants to help anti-gunners price and regulate the Second Amendment out of existence, profit at the expense of our rights, or both--has found radical anti-gun legislators in 18 states willing to introduce bills pushing such nonsense. But few anti-gun proposals are so overtly aimed at destroying the Right to Keep and Bear Arms. As we began...
  • St. Louis City Leader Says Police Ineffective, Tells Residents to Get Armed

    12/02/2008 5:30:50 PM PST · by edcoil · 43 replies · 2,223+ views
    ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis city leader frustrated with the police response to rising crime called Tuesday on residents to arm themselves to protect their lives and property. Alderman Charles Quincy Troupe said police are ineffective, outnumbered or don't care about the increase in crime in his north St. Louis ward. St. Louis has had 157 homicides in 2008, 33 more than last year at this time.
  • New House ~ New Handgun ... any advice?

    02/27/2007 4:29:26 AM PST · by Elle Bee · 244 replies · 3,420+ views
    February 27, 2007 | Vanity
    I'm 90 miles from Cuba and I'm going to purchase a new handgun for a new house. I'm thinking .45 ... Kimber I'm open to all opinion and option. I'm still holding out the thought of a revolver over an automatic for ease of maintenance in the subtropics These threads are always informative and I would appreaciate your input before I make a final decision. .
  • Breakin’ All the Rules

    12/23/2005 1:36:58 PM PST · by seacapn · 16 replies · 1,465+ views
    Baltimore Citypaper ^ | December 21, 2005 | Edward Ericson Jr.
    It was 28 seconds past 7:45 p.m. on Aug.18 when the 911 dispatcher took the call from Sascha Wagner. “There’s someone breaking into the house,” she yelled at the 911 operator, giving the address of the home she shares with David Scheper on the 800 block of West Lombard Street. “Send police now!” The intruders? They got in. They took $1,440 in cash Scheper says he withdrew from his bank account in order to buy a used pickup truck. They hit a 70-year-old art-deco-style metal desk with an ax. They took 18 of Scheper’s guns—mostly inoperable antiques, he says—and some...
  • Asking for firearm advice/suggestions - Shotgun?

    03/12/2005 8:39:18 AM PST · by not_apathetic_anymore · 95 replies · 6,507+ views
    3/12/05 | me
    I know this question gets asked repeatedly, but this time maybe it's slightly different...I'm leaning more towards a shotgun, unless the consensus convinces me otherwise.
  • Support the Citizens' Self-Defense Act

    03/13/2003 11:47:09 AM PST · by webber · 22 replies · 391+ views
    Conservative Alerts - Email | Conservative
    Support the Citizens' Self-Defense Act THIS IS A CONSERVATIVE ALERT: ISSUE: Recently, we alerted you to yet another instance of an over-zealous prosecutor pressing charges against a homeowner that used a gun to protect his family against a home invader. Unfortunately, this happens more than anyone cares to admit. Now, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC) has introduced HR 648, "The Citizens' Self-Defense Act of 2003", to counter these mis-directed prosecutions and blatant violations of American citizens' Second Amendment rights. HR 648 was introduced to "protect the right to obtain firearms for security, and to use firearms in defense of self, family,...