Guns Stolen From Vehicles Used in Crimes

Some Brits across the ocean who write for a publication called The Guardian (not super 2a) estimated up to 600,000 guns are stolen in the U.S. each year. Is this accurate? It’s hard to know exactly, but for sure, criminals steal a lot of guns from vehicles. A Nashville, TN news channel has reported that…

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What is a Dummy Round-How Did Alec Baldwin Shoot His Director?

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The shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on a movie set by actor/director Alec Baldwin prompts legitimate questions. For example, what kinds of guns and ammunition do actors use in movies? Are they real or prop guns? Do actors use live rounds, dummy rounds, or blanks? I’m not an actor. So I don’t have first-hand knowledge…

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South Carolina Honors 4 New State’s Concealed Carry Permits

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South Carolina recognizes 4 new states’ concealed carry permits. The changes to effect on September 12th, 2021. Change to SC Concealed Carry Reciprocity: Folks from aware, Illinois, Iowa, and Maryland with valid concealed carry permits can travel to South Carolina and legally carry their handgun. South Carolina’s State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) website has …

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Two Things NOT To Do With Your Guns

Sometimes I’m left scratching my head as I sit here and read the gun-related news stories each morning. So many incidents can be avoided with just a little consideration if people just stopped to think . Any of us who are gun owners have the responsibility to make sure others don’t get hurt with our…

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Always Treat the Gun As If It’s Loaded

The firearms safety rules are of extreme importance. They were created to keep people out of trouble and to prevent what we call negligent discharges, or NDs, from taking place. An ND is basically the unintended discharge of a firearm. Also known as an “accident” to some, but I tend to veer away from that…

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