On March 10, Gilkerson ran a stop sign, and the sirens blared behind him. Instead of a routine police encounter, Gilkerson chose to come out guns blazing, firing 37 rounds from an AK-47 rifle at the officers. The two officers, Brandon Savage and Erin Thomas, fired 54 rounds back at Gilkerson, killing him. Ohio officials released the dash cam footage on Friday. WATCH THIS WILD SHOOTOUT HERE.
WTF is happening on this album cover?The bored model with a hairbrush. The handgun. The newspaper sprawl. The packed suitcase. The idle sax. THE TITLE. Thankfully, we’ve got a few ideas and scenarios. Come check it out.
Sometimes “straight talk” is necessary. Sometimes “straight talk” is important. But sometimes “straight talk” is nothing more than a cheap ploy to whip a crowd of Second Amendment absolutists into such a frenzy they lose all ability to discern whether they’re cheering for their Constitutional rights or being totally insensitive a-holes to a still-grieving Aurora victim’s mother.
Here’s audio of the #Dorner gun battle with authorities in Big Bear, if you missed it. Warning: serious stuff.
Powerful: Gabby Giffords stars in gun control PAC’s first ad: “Let’s get this done,” she says for Americans For Responsible Solutions.
It’s time we stopped ignoring the rampant use of Emoji gun violence and start addressing the problem.
Sure, we heard Obama outline his plan for gun control in this country, but what is he going to do about the rest of these violent Emoji gun filled tweets?!
See this guy with the gun? That’s NRA A-rated Sen. Joe Manchin. Dude once shot a piece of legislation for a campaign ad. Says he’ll protect gun rights.
Today, Manchin said gun rhetoric MUST change. The momentum is building for true change on guns and gun violence. Watch his comments.