Tag: 2nd Amendment

DON’T DO SOMETHING, DO THE RIGHT THING

It is the oldest mistake in Congress. “We must do something!” It’s a classic error of logic known as appelare desperadi, the appeal to desperation. It inevitably leads to disaster. You must do the right thing, not just anything. This…

Justice not just miscarried, but aborted

The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution reads: “A well-regulated Militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” www.Dictionary.com informs us that “infringe”…

This Is Where I Came In

It’s happening again. And again and again and again. Goblins and mutants of various descriptions and apparent motivations invade a public school or some other unprotected crowd somewhere, with whatever the politically incorrect Gun-of-the-Month happens to be, killing or wounding…

Setting the Nation on Fire

Most people agree that our world faces major threats, but they wildly disagree on what those threats are.  Unfortunately when you can’t identify the real threats, you end up fighting for the wrong causes. After two recent mass shootings journalists…

Gun Control = Death by Government

Governments have killed more people than any international or domestic wars combined. Demand our elected uphold the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Remember, the most dangerous thing to you and your family is….government.

Sheep, Wolves and Sheepdogs

“Honor never grows old, and honor rejoices the heart of age.  It does so because honor is, finally, about defending those noble and worthy things that deserve defending, even if it comes at a high cost.  In our time, that…

Catch Twenty-Three

Okay, here’s a little scruples quiz for you … Imagine you’re a fireman in a small town where you know everybody. You rush into a burning hotel, and there, unconscious on the floor of one of the rooms lie a…

The Kevlar Class

Thanks to the good folks over at the Buckeye Firearms Association, I have just been “treated” to an hysterical blog entry scribbled by an individual named Paul Helmke, one of the Brady victim disarmament campaigners, pretending to be surprised and…

“BEING NECESSARY …

It’s likely that no sentence has ever received as much scrutiny as the twenty-seven words of the Second Amendment, one of the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution, collectively known as the Bill of Rights and, as such,…

Jim Crow Rides Again

Less than a hundred years ago, there were laws in many states and localities — not just southern ones, by any means — maliciously written, passed, and enforced for no other reason than to make living just as difficult as…

The Gun Culture’s Dirty Little Secret

Does the United States Constitution mean what it says? Does it say what it means? Was it written as some kind of obscure code that can only be interpreted into English by individuals with special education and credentials? Or was…