A new kit allows reloading of fired .22 LR cartridges.
Common knowledge has it that reloading .22 Long Rifle cartridges isn’t possible, or at least isn’t practical. But necessity being the mother of invention—in this case necessity being the present drought of .22 LR ammunition—American entrepreneurship has now added the rimfire cartridge to our reloading repertoire.
The altered image above is from a new Mother Jones’ article, which was written to try discrediting John Lott and the Crime Prevention Research Center.
Mother Jones is willing to do anything to push for gun control. The magazine is very left-leaning and is funded by individuals such as George Soros. Even academics such as James Alan Fox, who supports gun control, have taken Mother Jones to task for its misleading use of data on guns.
For several years, Mother Jones and John Lott have been having a running feud. Unable to win the battle of facts, Mother Jones this week tried hitting back in a more personal way.Continue reading »
The headline at TB News Watch couldn’t be clearer.
“NDP Leader rules out re-introducing fed long gun registry”
The story went on to say…
“Even though both Thunder Bay MPs were punished for breaking rank with the NDP over abolishing the long gun registry back in 2011, Tom Mulcair says he won’t re-introduce the registry if the NDP forms the next government.
The NDP Leader made the comment to reporters in Thunder Bay on Sunday after speaking at a rally of around 300 people. Continue reading »
Double-Blind Study: No Difference in Lethality of Lead or Steel Shot
Not that this will end the argument or anything…
At the end of 2014, The State of Texas completed a 2-year study to, “evaluate the effectiveness of lead vs. non-toxic shot should ammunition regulations change in the future.” As a result of its double-blind methodology, there was “virtually no difference between lead and non-toxic shot.”
I, for one, am very happy to see such detailed study going into the debate of shot selection. Armed with this information, those looking to move to alternative shot materials should be able to rest easy that the performance of the shot will meet lead’s high standards.