Category Archives: Second Amendment Rights

Our Guns

No one was surprised. President Obama went to Florida and did the obvious: President Barack Obama tore into opponents of gun control on a visit to Orlando on Thursday, saying they should meet with the victims of the Orlando nightclub … Continue reading

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Clear and Present Dangers

No one wants some stranger to walk up to them, tell them they’re not a real American and they’re ruining things for everyone else, and shoot them dead, and then walk away, waving their American flag. That’s why the police, … Continue reading

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Civilization and Its Discontented

There were contradictions from the start. We all want to be free, but we also want to live in a safe and somewhat orderly society. Those two don’t mix easily. After all, we started out declaring our independence from a … Continue reading

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When Democracy Interferes with Freedom

No one plans a vacation in Houston – it’s a rather nasty place. There’s a reason their football team is called the Oilers – that’s what the city is about, oil and big money, and it’s hot as hell too. … Continue reading

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Noir Heroics

Sometimes – but not all that often – Hollywood really is like the movies. Here, one block down from Hollywood Boulevard and one block up from Sunset Boulevard, just off Laurel Canyon, it’s an oddly hushed rainy December evening – … Continue reading

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