Tag Archives: Guns

God, Guns, Grits, Gravy and Government

My cousin who hosted our family reunion lives in the country, deep in the woods. He and his wife built a beautiful home on land that his family has owned for generations, I would guess close to 200 years. Scattered … Continue reading

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The right of the people to keep and bear Arms

 “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” – 2nd Amendment Authorities found 23 guns in the 32nd floor suite of … Continue reading

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His motive is unclear

“He was just a guy. Something happened, he snapped or something, he was just a guy.” – Eric Paddock, brother of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock I am tired of waking-up in the morning and hearing about another massacre. For … Continue reading

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When your BFF’s name is Vladimir, not Juan

“It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers bands together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.” – Red Dawn (IMDB) In 1984 the movie Red Dawn starring Patrick Swayze (yes … Continue reading

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The heavy price of hate

“I watched my son come into this world and watched my son leave this world.” – Felicia Sanders describing the death of her 26-year-old son, Tywanza Sanders one of nine people killed on June 17, 2015 at the Mother Emanuel … Continue reading

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Chicago

I have been to Chicago over a dozen times in the last 20 years. It is one of my favorite cities in the world. My family and I spent a week there several years ago for the kids spring break. We took in … Continue reading

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Why?

6-12-16 Headline: About 20 people dead, more than 40 taken to hospital after shooting at downtown Orlando nightclub Orlando nightclub shooting: 50 killed in ‘domestic terror incident’ at gay club; gunman identified 6-11-16 Headline: Voice Contestant Christina Grimmie Shot and Killed … Continue reading

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