Category Archives: Guns

Anybody got a few hundred thousand bucks I can borrow?

Because no one knows for sure who fired “The Shot Heard ‘Round the World,” it is impossible to know what gun fired it. Were that information to be known, then that gun – should it still exist – would certainly … Continue reading

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God Bless Texas

Officials in Hood County passed a resolution Tuesday to declare the county a “Second Amendment Sanctuary.” County commissioners took an oath to “support and defend” the U.S. and Texas, as long as the laws are constitutional, the resolution says. MORE … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to the Savage 99

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- On October 3, 1899, Arthur Savage received US patent number 63,4034 for a firearm that would become known as the Savage Model 99. I’d be willing to bet that Mr. Savage was relieved when the patent was finally … Continue reading

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Daily Deal – AR carbine for under 400 bucks

USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Palmetto State Armory has a decent sale on their PSA 16″ M4 Carbine Length 1:7 Nitride Freedom Rifle Kit in 5.56 NATO for just $299.99, shipping extra. This is a great rifle parts kit to complete your … Continue reading

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The gift that keeps on giving

Now investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson says another Fast and Furious weapon has been found. It was in the hands of violent armed groups in Chihuahua, Mexico. Mexican police and military arrested nine people and confiscated 10 weapons on June 20 … Continue reading

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Try putting the blame where it really belongs

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – Tennessee has a serious gun violence problem that continues to get worse, according to a new report released Monday. Safe Tennessee Project calls gun violence a “public health crisis” and says an average of 3.4 Tennesseans … Continue reading

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This makes me feel all warm and fuzzy and medikated inside

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How to build up your new gun fund

While they are intended to “take guns off the street,” a surprisingly few number of criminals choose to participate in these government sponsored events. These events often collect a variety of broken, used, or inherited firearms from law-abiding citizens in … Continue reading

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I’m in love (again)

The woman who confronted 2020 presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke about his proposed firearm confiscation plans had even more strong words for him Saturday. During an event in Aurora, Colorado on Thursday, Lauren Boebert rebuked O’Rourke’s commitment to taking citizens’ AR-15’s. … Continue reading

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Leave your gun in your vehicle at your own risk

From 2016 to 2018 the number of guns stolen from cars in Nashville has almost doubled. A dangerous trend also seen statewide. “A gun in the wrong hands is a very dangerous weapon,” said Murfreesboro Police Detective Sgt. Tommy Massey. … Continue reading

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When Shotguns Were Weapons Of War

David Hunt on the Trench Gun. The enemy didn’t like the trench broom one bit. In September 1918, the German government issued a diplomatic protest, complaining that the Model 97 Trench Gun was illegal because “it is especially forbidden to … Continue reading

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Should You Suppress a Home-Defense Gun?

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Just a year or two ago things were looking up for suppressors. With the Hearing Protection Act written and in the legislative works, a semi-friendly House of Representatives and Senate, and the White House seemingly friendly towards … Continue reading

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From Colt Firearms:

Gunmaker Colt announced Thursday it is suspending its production of rifles for the civilian market—including the AR-15. The following is a statement from Dennis Veilleux, President and Chief Executive Officer for Colt: MORE

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Natural Disasters and the AR-15

As I was traveling from Jacksonville, Florida back home up the I-95, hundreds of electric power service vehicles from several companies were making their way south. Among those service vehicles were the ubiquitous Asplundh tree clearing trucks meshed in between … Continue reading

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Another reason to buy Hornady ammo

When Walmart made its most recent decision to flip the firearms industry the bird by changing multiple policies, Hornady Manufacturing reminded all of us that they stopped doing business with the retail giant back in 2007. Jason Hornady’s quote from … Continue reading

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Colt Halts Production of Long Guns for the Retail Market

The long, difficult saga of Colt’s Manufacturing has taken another turn. Firearms distributer RSR Group has sent an email blast to their retail customers announcing that Colt will no longer produce long guns for the retail market. MORE -WiscoDave

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Banned in California in 3… 2… 1…

San Diego, CA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Adaptive Tactical Solutions, Inc. has just released their new patent pending Freedom Follower, AR-15 automatic magazine release system (on last round fired) which comes in both non-restricted capacity configuration for 30 round body magazines, and … Continue reading

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You can’t beat this Daily Deal from ammoland.com

USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Palmetto State Armory has a package sale on the Bushnell TRS 1X25mm Red Dot & Magpul Front/Back MBUS Back-Up Gen2 Sight Set all for just $89.99. The Bushnell TRS 1X25mm Red Dot retails for that price all … Continue reading

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Testing Walmart

Gun rights activists in Texas are testing Walmart’s request not to open-carry in stores by doing just that. David Amad, the vice president of Open Carry Texas, told The New York Times the 38,000 members of his group have openly … Continue reading

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Damn, I’ve never had that kind of luck fishing

FORT WORTH, Texas – A fisherman out on Lake Arlington reeled in an unexpected catch on Saturday: an assault rifle. Police say a man snagged the weapon on his hook while he was fishing with family members. MORE

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