Sunday, February 27, 2011

Help Counter Bloomberg's Gun Control Truck

New York mayor Bloomberg and his gun ban group Mayors Against Illegal Guns (all guns really, not just illegal ones) are funding a truck billboard with a clock to track the number of deaths due to gun violence since the Arizona shooting.  Naturally, there's no mention of deaths prevented by firearms.

Over the next 2 months, the Bloomberg/MAIG truck is traveling across the country, stopping in major cities.

Bloomberg and MAIG are pushing for:
  • NYC type gun laws requiring a background check for gun purchases that can take more than 6 months
  • A ban on most semi-automatics
  • Implement laws that will make gun shows too cumbersome and invasive to be profitable
An anti-gun campaign has compiled a online petition, with over 250,000 signatures to try to urge Obama and congress to impose these laws on the country.

The 2nd Amendment Foundation and Citizens for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA) have teamed up to counter the Bloomberg billboard truck with their own billboard truck.

The SAF/CCRKBA truck will follow the Bloomberg/MAIG truck, and try to counter the lies of the gun-ban lobby.  They do need help funding the truck and the traveling, however.

Normally, I wouldn't bother you all with fundraising missions, but I truly believe that this one is worth it.  Please help SAF and CCRKA fund this important counter-attack!!  I think this is one of the better ideas to come out of the gun rights lobby in a long time.

CCRKBA article about the billboard truck

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

US News & World Report Hi-Cap Mag Poll

Should Congress Ban High-Capacity Ammo Clips?
Yes or no question

Once again, they've phrased the question in such a way that it makes them sound like imbiciles.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Tapco Maybe Interested in Making 5.45x39mm AR Mags

A Tapco rep on is saying they may be interested in making 5.45mm Russian magazines for the AR-15 platform if there's enough interest.  Drop an e-mail to to show your support, if you're interested.

Link To Thread on

CProducts is the only company currently making 5.45x39mm AR mags, and there's a rumor that they are in trouble.  There's been a lot of complaints about the CProducts magazines not always working so well anyway.  Magpul apparently not too interested in 5.45mm mags, and Lancer has said no.