Posts tagged "gun control"

If You Think Obama Wants To Take Your Gun Away, Then Maybe Someone Should

Clearly, these people have some poor comprehension skills, which could affect their judgement in dicey situations.

Robyn Pennacchia | January 8, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Remembering Sandy Hook: We’ve Changed, But Our Gun Laws Haven’t

Three years ago, the horrific and unimaginable became shockingly commonplace.

Nico Lang | December 14, 2015 - 6:20 pm

Woman Who Shot At Home Depot Shoplifters Swears She’ll Never Help Anyone Again

Eh, if this is how she helps, it may not be the worst idea.

Robyn Pennacchia | December 11, 2015 - 6:15 pm

Gun Rights Groups To Stage A Pretend Mass Shooting In Which Everything Goes Their Way

In order to prove how much better they believe mass shootings would go if everyone were armed all the time, a gun rights group plans to stage some kind of…

Robyn Pennacchia | December 9, 2015 - 5:00 pm

“Everything Is Awesome”: NY Daily News Sips Tea As It Deals With Reader Backlash

Today’s cover managed to utilize puppies AND slyly call naysayers cowards, artfully exposing the idiocy of the backlash against the NY Daily News’s coverage of gun violence.

Bronwyn Isaac | December 7, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Marco Rubio Ignores Gun Control, Asks Why We Don’t Have Bomb Control (We Do)

It’s a sad state of affairs when the one Republican presidential candidate who is “smarter” than the rest is actually really really not smart at all.

Marco Rubio…

Katrin Higher | December 5, 2015 - 11:00 am

Update: What We Know About The San Bernardino Shooting

The motives of the shooters remains a mystery, although the act itself falls under the umbrella of domestic terrorism, neither of the suspects have criminal records or any previous affiliations…

Bronwyn Isaac | December 3, 2015 - 11:30 am

Breaking: At Least 14 Dead, 17 Injured In San Bernardino Mass Shooting [UPDATED]

An ongoing mass shooting is still developing in San Bernardino, California. Police and firefighters have responded to what is still being called an “active” situation, with reportedly 12 three dead and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 2, 2015 - 10:06 pm

Can We Set Down The Banner Of Gun Rights And Mourn With Paris?

When the news broke on Friday that Paris had been attacked, I was at a friend’s house. I kept reciting the numbers to him: two explosions, 35 dead, hostages taken.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 16, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Cocks Not Glocks: University Of Texas Students Will Protest Campus Carry Law With Dildos

“You’re carrying a gun to class? Yeah well I’m carrying a HUGE DILDO.”

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 12, 2015 - 9:30 am

Watch: Amy Schumer Crushes As SNL Host

Last night Schumer made her SNL hosting debut and managed to skewer the right things as much as she could: The ‘plastic’ Kardashians, attacks on Planned Parenthood, our out of…

Katrin Higher | October 11, 2015 - 11:00 am

Arizona Campus Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured

Another campus shooting has occurred at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, with one victim dead and three injured. The school’s Twitter account reported the shooting early this morning:

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 9, 2015 - 9:00 am

Michigan Woman Opens Fire On Shoplifters At Home Depot, Because That’s Appropriate

Is this supposed to be responsible gun ownership? Because no thank you!

Robyn Pennacchia | October 7, 2015 - 3:50 pm

Ben Carson: Bullet-Ridden Dead People Just Not As Sad As Not Having Guns

Dr. Ben Carson, currently a serious contender for the GOP nomination, has had some things to say about the shooting in Oregon last week. Earlier this morning, he told “Fox…

Robyn Pennacchia | October 6, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Oregon Shooter Ranted About Lack Of Girlfriend

The gunman who killed nine people at an Oregon community college said in writings he left behind that everyone else was “crazy” and ranted about not having a girlfriend, a…

Newser | October 6, 2015 - 1:45 pm

Dear Conservatives: Why Doesn’t This Little Girl’s Life Matter As Much As The Life Of A Fetus?

Eight-year-old McKayla Dyer was shot this weekend by an 11-year-old boy whose dad left his 12-gauge out.

Robyn Pennacchia | October 6, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Donald Trump Is Quite Blasé About The Oregon Shooting

“These things happen!”

Robyn Pennacchia | October 2, 2015 - 1:42 pm

Delta State University Professor Suspected In Shooting Death Of Colleague And His Own Girlfriend

Police are considering the possibility that a romantic rivalry preceded today’s tragedy.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 14, 2015 - 5:05 pm
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