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Georgia Teen Shot After Cop Mistakes Wii Controller For Gun

This is the way the world ends, with bangs and not whimpers. Everyone lives in fear of one another and forgets how to be human. KFDM: The family of a 17-year-old shot and killed by a Euharlee police officer has hired an attorney, and they say he had a remote control in his hand. Show More Summary

Fox News guest warns of another Holocaust 'one day' if Jewish filmmaker attacks NRA

Fox News host Martha MacCallum lashed out at Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein on Thursday because he supported gun control in the United States while wishing that Jews could have fought back with firearms during the Holocaust. Fox...Show More Summary

'Moms Demand Action' Launches Campaign Against Gun Violence

The gun control group Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America has released an emotionally charged new ad campaign, timed to the one-year anniversary of the Newtown school shooting on Dec. 14th, that appeals to its viewers to speak...Show More Summary

Sean Penn: There's a Mental Health Problem in Congress

During a discussion about gun control on Piers Morgan's show earlier this week, Sean Penn stated, "I think for let's, let's go to the Tea Party influence on Congress on this thing. I think they have...there's a mental health problem in Congress. This would be solved by committing them by executive order"

Gun Control: Time to Stand Our Ground

Throwing statistics up showing the number of people murdered annually in the United States through gun violence trivializes the lives of the dead. But the numbers bear repeating if only to shame us into the fact that we Americans are accomplices in the violent deaths of each and every one of them. Show More Summary

Fox News' Hasselbeck: Navy Yard Shooting Shows Need for Video Game Registry, Not Gun Control

Click here to view this media New Fox & Friends host Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Tuesday suggested that "the left" was trying to make Monday's mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard about "gun control," when what the country really needed...Show More Summary

Missouri Gun 'Nullification' Law A '90s Militia Fantasy Come True

It's been fascinating to watch Republicans in Missouri attempting to pass "nullification" laws intended to negate federal authority on gun control -- because in doing so, they are demonstrating themselves fully in the thrall of the far-right...Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Sex, guns, and religion, and sex and guns. Yup, we got it covered! Zander Versus The Stupid reminds us that the control of women's bodies can also be control of who gets to have babies, too. Badtux the Snarky Penguin points out thatShow More Summary

Gun Shop Owner Apologizes For Actions at Gun Control Rally

Click here to view this media A few days ago we told you about a gun nut who managed to get himself tasered after he berated and tried to intimidate a speaker at a gun control rally. As the cops came in to ask him what he thought he was trying to prove he then went on to assault a police officer, resisted arrest, and all the rest of it. Show More Summary

Posters Appear in Seattle Tying LGBT Marriage Rights to Anti-Gun Control

This has me stumped. Apparently, posters are showing up in gay-friendly neighborhoods of Seattle that are tying the recent enacting of same sex marriage rights to the fight against sensible gun regulations. As of this writing, no one...Show More Summary

Rep. Lucas Suspects Obama Gun Control 'Conspiracy' to Buy All the Ammunition

Click here to view this media Oklahoma Rep. Frank Lucas (R) recently told a conservative radio show that President Barack Obama's administration may be engaged in a "conspiracy" to purchase all available ammunition as a form of gun control. Last...Show More Summary

Glenn Reynolds: Favoring Stricter Gun Laws is Like Hating Gay People

enlarge I'm not sure why USA TODAY keeps giving a column to a guy who called President Obama "a racist hatemonger" -- even Fox News got rid of Glenn Beck -- but here's "Instapundit" calling everyone who favors tighter gun control bigots. Lots of people don't like guns, but crime rates have fallen even as guns have become far more plentiful. Show More Summary

Scarborough On Gun Bill: GOP's Headed 'Toward Extinction'

Yes, I agree with Joe Scarborough. The people are on the side of reasonable gun control, and it's only a matter of time before we win. Remember the despair after Prop 8 passed in California? Look where we are on same-sex marriage and civil rights, just a few years later. Show More Summary

Rubio: 'I Hope We'll Talk About' Fewer Background Checks

Click here to view this media Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) says that he would like to weaken existing gun control laws with any new legislation by decreasing the number of background checks required for people who apply for concealed carry...Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Well, that's it for me this week. See you all again soon. (In the meantime, a question to ponder: What is more likely to happen over the next couple of months, meaningful gun control or war with North Korea?) Liberal Values: Wingnuts say the darndest things. P.M. Show More Summary

Connecticut Governor: LaPierre and NRA are 'Clowns at the Circus'

Click here to view this media Democratic Connecticut Gov. Dan Mallow on Sunday lashed out at National Rifle Association (NRA) CEO Wayne LaPierre and other gun control opponents as "clowns at the circus" who were just trying to sell more...Show More Summary

Connecticut Passes Strong Gun Control Laws - with Republicans

Rachel Maddow broke the news on her show last night. (Happy belated birthday, too, Rachel!) Connecticut legislators have agreed on a framework for a comprehensive gun safety package. In this interview with Connecticut Senator Williams,...Show More Summary

How To Become A Conservative Hero In One Easy Lesson

All you have to do is have some sort of a job or degree and say vile things about gays, gun control, liberals, climate change or choice.and it also helps big tome if you are a minority. Just watch Ben Carson with Sean Hannity: During a March 26 appearance on Fox News, Carson said, "Marriage is between a man and a woman. Show More Summary

NBC Host Confronts LaPierre: NRA 'Thwarting the Will of Americans' on Gun Control

Click here to view this media NBC host David Gregory on Sunday confronted National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre for "thwarting the will" of the public by opposing universal background checks while a vast majority of the public...Show More Summary

Fox News Guest: Gun Background Checks for Mental Illness Will Include Abortions

Click here to view this media A Fox News guest on Tuesday warned that a Democratic plan to expand gun background checks would allow the Ku Klux Klan to control black people and keep firearms out of the hands of women who had an abortion. Conservative...Show More Summary

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