Here is a well written article. Read it and enjoy.
One day after the protests and the death of the bill that would prevent the Feds from shutting down sites for piracy, The feds shut down a site for piracy. I guess its their way of saying "F___ YOU WE WILL DO WHAT WE WANT" to the people....
Brokentrace and I have decided to join the strike against SOPA. We will be offline tomorrow (18th) and will be back on the 19th. We plan on spending the time we would normally be surfing and looking at other gun sites calling our reps. We encourage all our readers to do the same.
Thank You for your patience.
The Brady campaign just doesn't get it..... again. They are calling the "National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011" by the made up name of "“Packing Heat On Your Street" bill. They say on their website:
H.R. 822 is so extreme it would allow dangerous, violent, and untrained people from out-of-state to carry loaded guns in your community, and your state would be powerless to stop them.
Apparently giving it a "big bad name" makes is worse than it really is like "barrel shroud" or "shoulder thingie that goes up".
I can't get over how much this is an oversight. They are saying the people that go through all the legal channels and get themselves proper training are the problem... WHY do they feel that the people that care enough to want to protect their families are the problem, not the ones that we are protecting their families from.
Because if a CRIMINAL knows that there is a LAW that stops them from crossing state lines while they have a gun in their wast band they will stop, turn in their firearm to the nearest police officer and stop their life of crime, and join a local non-profit that's whole mission in life is not to help people but to strip them of their rights because they believe that an inanimate object is what causes people to commit crimes not the person themselves.
These people did.
Here is an interesting letter sent to AG Eric Holder from Darrell Issa and Charles Grassley
Governor Rick Perry signed in to law a bill that will allow employees to store firearms in their privately owned vehicles. This will go in effect September 1 2011. Read the NRA writeup here.