Fibs, Lies, and Other Tall Tales

Fundraising the NRA Way

Wayne LaPierre wants our money. Thankfully, we’re not particularly inclined to send him any since, among many other and better reasons, the last time our resident member renewed his membership, he was promised an NRA branded knife in 6 to 8 weeks as a thank you gift from them. It has been like 12 weeks… Read more »

Trolls Send Us Articles, We Refute Articles

We love our gun rights trolls. They call us all kinds of wonderfully offensive names (we got “libtards,” Nazis, Obam-unisits, and fascists back to back to back recently), don’t seem to understand why asking leading and repetitive questions is not the same as making an argument, and send us amazingly awful articles to base our… Read more »

Approaching Halloween, NRA Confuses Fact and Fiction

Perhaps they are confused because of their ever-present fear of an unlikely bad guy. We’d imagine that Halloween is particularly frightening if you are waiting for something scary to happen every other day of the year too. Fear isn’t really a good excuse for totally ridiculous and off-base claims though. As is probably obvious by… Read more »

The Other Gun Lobby

Ben Carson got in hot water this week over comments broadly suggesting that unregulated firearms could have prevented the Holocaust. We’ll have more on that later, but it isn’t some radical or fringe gun lobby position. It has been used or defended by pretty much every major gun lobby group, from the NRA and Gun… Read more »