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Jim Carey Won't Promote His Own Movie Due To Violence

Jim Carey Won't Promote His Own Movie Due To Violence

After the Sandy Hook shooting actor Jim Carey has become quite the anti-gun activist. His critics have responded by pointing out the number of violent movies he’s appeared in, suggesting that he’s a bit of a hypocrite for making so much money portraying so much violence. Now, in an apparent response to that criticism, Carey

CNN Poll: Support For Gun Control Is Slipping

Democrats were in a hurry to push through tough new gun control regulations after the Sandy Hook murders, and here’s the reason why. With the assault weapons ban fizzling in the Senate, support for new gun control laws is declining the further we get away from what happened in New Town, Connecticut: Washington (CNN) –

Democrat Congresswoman Is Pretty Sure A Total Handgun Ban Could Be Legal

One of the oddest aspects of the gun control debate is the focus on so-called “assault weapons” which, based on the data, are used in far fewer crimes than handguns. In a Gallup poll taken just two weeks after the Sandy Hook shooting, there was just a slim 51-44 majority against banning “assault weapons” yet

Anti-Gun Activists Take Aim At Gun Raffles

Earlier this month a gun raffle being held as a fundraiser for the West Fargo Hockey Club drew national attention when anti-gun activists took note of it (ironically enough, the national attention had the side effect of selling a lot of raffle tickets). Now the West Fargo raffle, along with a similar raffle being held

Video: Biden Admits That Democrat Gun Control Policy Won't Reduce Mass Shootings

CNN caught Vice President Joe Biden, named by President Obama as the leader of his gun control task force after the Sandy Hook shooting, telling supporters that nothing in the administration’s gun control platform will reduce mass shootings. This despite the President and Vice President arguing that the policies would, specifically, reduce mass shootings. Whoops:

Sandy Hook Father: You'll Only Take My Guns "From My Cold Dead Hands"

“Unfortunately, her friend’s little sister was murdered in Sandy Hook that day when lock-down and 911 were not enough to protect her from an evil person,” Bill Stevens said of his daughter before a Working Group Public Hearing at the Connecticut State Capitol. “Charlton Heston made the phrase “From my cold dead hands” famous and

Poll Shows Support For New Gun Control Laws Slipping

If you were wondering why President Obama and Democrats were in such a hurry to cram through new gun control laws, here’s your explanation: The poll’s Wednesday release comes a few hours after the president proposed background checks on all gun sales and bans on military style assault weapons and high-capacity magazines as part of

Shooter Makes Victims Out Of People In Another "Gun Free Zone"

According to breaking news out of California, another school shooting has happened. As of the time of this writing, at least two people are reported as having been shot. More details here. The nasty national debate we’ve been having over gun control is about to get more emotional, and even nastier, I’m afraid. Two things

Heitkamp Still Sending Mixed Signals On Gun Control

Senator Heidi Heitkamp was on ABC’s This Week with George Stephanopoulos today. She didn’t really have much of interest to say – generic pleadings for working togetherness, etc., etc. – but on gun control she was downright confusing. “Are you willing to sign on to some of the reforms that Vice President Biden and President

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