Smith & Wesson leadership aren’t expecting much financial impact from changing gun policies at big box retailers like Dick’s Sporting Goods. (Photo: Smith & Wesson/Facebook) Smith & Wesson’s parent company told investors last week policy changes from Dick’s Sporting Goods won’t impact its bottom line much. American Outdoor Brands Chief Executive Officer James Debney said
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CMMG tweaks the Mutant design adding ambi features and a M-LOK handguard to the rifle package. (Photo: CMMG) A mere three years after CMMG launched its Mk47 Mutant, the company has returned to the Mutant platform, revamping it for 2018. The most notable upgrades, according to CMMG, is the addition of an ambidextrous safety selector,
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A Dicks sporting goods store. (Photo: northwestern.edu) As part of the aftereffects of the big box sporting goods retailer’s policy shift on gun sales, reports are that at least two 20-year-old employees have resigned over the matter. Alex DeGarmo and Griffin Mccullar posted their professed resignation letters on social media last week, garnering over 80,000
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Illinois: Tell Gov. Rauner Not to Shut Down Your Local Gun Store National Rifle Association Institute For Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- Two bills that will drive local gun stores out of business currently sit on Governor Bruce Rauner’s desk. Senate Bill 1657 and House Bill 1273, the egregious dealer licensing bills, were passed
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Senate Bill 6620, sponsored by Senator David Frockt (D-46), would prohibit the purchase and transfer of all semi-automatic rifles to adults under the age of 21. National Rifle Association Institute For Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- Your NRA-ILA has learned that anti-gun legislators may attempt to amend Substitute Senate Bill 6620 on the floor
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Nevadans’ Second Amendment Rights are at Risk in 2016! Florida – -(Ammoland.com)-Florida Carry – ADAMANTLY OPPOSES SB 7026 We strongly urge members and supporters to IMMEDIATELY send an email to ALL SENATORS listed below! This bill is a classic example of a fundamentally good bill destroyed by countless amendments. Establishes voluntary armed teacher program Establishes
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Art by Michael Ramirez A Sudden Sense of Decency Awards Big Hollywood AmmoLand Gun News USA –-(Ammoland.com)- A Sudden Sense of Decency. After decades of sex, scandal perversion and abuse, big Hollywood finds it’s voice wants YOU to be a better person. Did you enjoy this cartoon? You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining
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Who Would Have Guessed, Gun Control Failed in 1881 Also National Rifle Association Institute For Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- An article for Smithsonian magazine (Matt Jancer, Gun Control Is as Old as the Old West), reviews the ordinances of Tombstone, Arizona, and other frontier towns in the 1880s, observing that the gun control
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Limited Data, the NRA Annual Meeting, and Ignoring Intent National Rifle Association Institute For Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- Have you heard the latest breaking news? “A study pokes holes in the idea that experienced firearm users are less likely to injure themselves.” “To see gun injury drop, hold an NRA Meeting.” “Gun injuries
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Even regular readers of The Shooter’s Log can’t read or respond to all of the comments, so we have started a new weekly feature that will recap a sampling of the most active, interesting, or on occasion, randomly selected comments from the previous weeks. Feel free to respond with your two cents at the bottom of this
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Goodbye, Dick’s. And good riddance. Ohio- -(Ammoland.com)- It appears that Dick’s is living up to its name. Buckeye Firearms Association is deeply disappointed that Dick’s Sporting Goods has chosen to punish law-abiding gun owners by restricting sales of legal firearms based on the bad actions of a mentally ill individual in Florida who committed the
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Art by Michael Ramirez FBI Shooting Victims AmmoLand Gun News USA –-(Ammoland.com)- FBI Dropping the Ball. “I know he’s going to explode,” a woman who knew Mr. Cruz said on the F.B.I.’s tip line on Jan. 5. Her big worry was that he might resort to slipping “into a school and just shooting the place
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Art by A.F. Branco Loving Media Hate NRA AmmoLand Gun News USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Loving Media Hate. NRA memberships and donations growing in reaction to the liberal Democrats and media dumping blame and hate on the gun rights organization, although they had nothing to do with the shooting. Did you enjoy this cartoon? You call yourself pro-gun? Prove
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NRA head lobbyist Chris Cox, left, President Trump and NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre posing during the group’s 2017 meeting in Atlanta. (Photo: NRA-ILA) National Rifle Association leaders reacted with calm this week after President Trump expressed support for gun control measures — like “take the guns first, go through due process second” — that put
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Billy Graham’s Plain Wood Casket USA – -(Ammoland.com)- As I watched the solemn and dignified ceremonial procession of the plain wooden casket of Reverend Billy Graham, I couldn’t help but think that it was a fitting tribute to a man who personified the love for the Lord, who introduced so many people to Jesus Christ,
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The right of self-defense is among the most basic of human rights, and the majority of us own, and/or carry a firearm to protect ourselves and our loved ones. Depending on the state you live in, you may be able to obtain a CCW permit and take on the additional responsibility of self-defense. However, having
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Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- It seems the mass murderer in Florida did not use magazines of a capacity over 10 rounds. This presents a minor difficulty for those who want to ban magazines over 10 rounds. From miamiherald.com: The “weapon and bullets were not high quality and were breaking apart,” one of the legislators, state Sen. Lauren
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South Dakota: Pro-Gun Legislation On The Move USA – -(Ammoland.com)- The South Dakota Senate passed House Bill 1271 by a 28-6 vote. This important self-defense legislation will now head to the desk of Governor Dennis Daugaard for his signature. House Bill 1271 would allow individuals to carry a firearm for self-defense on the premises of
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L.L.Bean’s flagship store in Freeport, Maine, is the company’s only store that sells guns. (Photo: L.L.Bean/Facebook) Outdoor retailer L.L.Bean announced that it will no longer sell guns or ammunition to patrons under the age of 21, making it the fourth retailer to alter its policies since last month’s deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida. “In
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CMMG Upgrades the MUTANT | New Mk47 AKR and Mk47 AKR2 Boonville, MO –-(Ammoland.com)- More than three years after CMMG’s Mk47 MUTANT took the shooting world by storm, the company continues to update and refine the platform. With the release of the Mk47 AKR and Mk47 AKR2, CMMG has upgraded the MUTANT with an ambidextrous
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Fatal Delusions of Western Man U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- “We got China wrong. Now what?” ran the headline over the column in The Washington Post. “Remember how American engagement with China was going to make that communist backwater more like the democratic, capitalist West?” asked Charles Lane in his opening sentence. America’s elites believed that economic engagement
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Obama’s Scandal-Free Delusion U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Upon hearing that former President Barack Obama recently boasted that he had a scandal-free administration, my first thought after regaining my faculties was: How can I possibly cram all the evidence refuting this in a little bitty column? Then I read that what he actually said was, “We didn’t have
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Johann Fanzoj Custom Carbon Stocks Austria – -(Ammoland.com)- JOHANN FANZOJ Turns the Gunmaking World upside down by introducing a revolutionary pairing of Old World Craftsmanship with Space Age Materials. The Fanzoj exhibit at this year´s IWA show is once again a revolutionary technical and artistic tour de force of exclusive and unique gunmaking. After successfully
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FPC slams corporate ‘virtue signaling’; says Dick’s, Wal-Mart, Kroger’s age-based gun and ammo bans could be illegal SACRAMENTO, CA —-(Ammoland.com)- Following an announcement by Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO Edward Stack, Wal-Mart announced that it, too, is taking steps to impose an age-based ban on firearm and ammunition sales, and removing items “resembling assault-style rifles, including
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