Category Archives: Politics and the Second Amendment

Musings on the state of local and statewide politics with the Second Amendment as the primary consideration.

Alerts – National, State, and Local – Action Required!

It’s Your Second Amendment – Read and Weep, or ACT! The Choice is Yours! NYSRPA-alert – NYSRPA calls for Attorney General Schneiderman to investigate advertising agency for gun law violations.Video produced for gun control group appears to show multiple felony … Continue reading

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SAD and the Second Amendment – How to Get Through Winter Without Losing Hope!

The Mayo Clinic defines Seasonal Affective Disorder as “Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that’s related to changes in seasons — SAD begins and ends at about the same times every year.” For me it typically strikes … Continue reading

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Are You Ready? – Ammo Background Checks Ready and Waiting!

It’s upon us!. Tom King, president of the New york State Rifle and Pistol Assoc. stated on Friday’s Cam and Company on the Sportsman’s Channel, that the NYSAFE Act’s long awaited background check for ammunition sales is ready to go. … Continue reading

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Is Time Running Out for Our Second Amendment Rights in NY?

I have been wrestling with several immutable facts, none of which are pleasant. 1st. We live in one of the most abysmal states in the Union in terms of 2nd Amendment Rights 2nd. Unless we seriously get active it will … Continue reading

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A New York State of Mind – or How to Work Out Your Depression…

So, here I am a Long Island New Yorker, and as if that wasn’t bad enough, I also happen to be a shooter, High Power/Service Rifle, as well as pistol and the occasional shotgun and muzzleloader. As such, I can … Continue reading

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The Empire State – It’s gunna be fun!

I used to live in Chicago, where my Grandfather was often quoted as saying, “Trow da bum out!” He was referring to the illustrious long term Mayor Richard Joseph Daley, whom he considered the embodiment of Chicago’s political machine. I … Continue reading

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Times Gone By… A Boy’s Life and the Second Amendment

Being hard pressed, I’d have to admit that my interest in shooting originated from the pages of “Boy’s Life.” My Dad, a WWII vet was the Scout Master and I was a fervent Cub Scout. Along with that came a … Continue reading

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