A Tale of Two Tragedies


Paul Blest on two heartwrenching tragedies and what we can learn from them.

A Murder of Crows or Boys Will Be Boys?

Crow Down, crows, crow kill

The goal is simple–kill as many crows as possible.

What We Should Talk About When We Talk About Guns

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Love them or hate them, chances are if you were raised in America someone in your family owned a gun. James Stafford tells his family tale of firearms, and of the event that holstered his forever.

“Guns themselves are not the issue, taking lives is.”


This comment by Mike Welch on the post The Handgun Rules

Will Teaching Require Hazard Pay? One Teacher’s Confession.


The fear of school shootings has forced one teacher to quit the profession she loves most.

Do You Hate This Man Enough To Hope He Gets Cancer?

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Where is the line between mindless slaughter and good conservation? Is there one?

Have Yourself A Tacky Christmas: Holiday Guns!

gun cover art

You got a better Christmas gift idea? Take your best shot.

Daddy’s Gunslinging Daughter

marilyn monroe sings happy birthday

In 1962, when Marilyn Monroe was queen, Ina Chadwick could never keep her union-leader father’s attention—until she picked up a .22-caliber rifle.

Why Banning Transfats is Confusing

trans fats

Why pick those 7,000 lives to save?

A Mugging and a Gun Down my Throat—and Away Goes My Masculinity


I always believed being a well-built guy made me impervious to random violence. Then one morning I ended up nearly swallowing a gun.

Why the Zombie Apocalypse Proves We’re Becoming Better Men


This generation’s guns-and-bunkers fantasy is objectively better than its predecessors.

In Touch With My Feminine Side…If You Like It or Not

See, I'm not THAT scary.

Wil Elrick is 6’7″. He wrestled a bear. But he’ll surprise you with what else he likes to – and will – do.

After the Colorado Recalls, is Gun Control Dead?


The recall of two state legislators in Colorado did not end gun control, but it should be a wake up call for its advocates.

4 Real Laws Passed To Ban Imaginary Things


It may not be a problem, it may not even be real, but it’s illegal!

Can We Talk About Guns Now?


There is an ongoing slaughter in America that is a result of the easy access and availability of guns. Should we change something 220 years later?

How To Cut Gun Deaths By Two-Thirds


And it’s got nothing to do with regulating guns.