Mascot wants his Rifle

What bothers me about THIS is that we have to have elected officials tell us that the application of common sense is OK. Is the mascot going to wear a sign on his back that says, “They passed a law, I’m legal.”  And, if it bothers someone that the mascot has a gun, is it going to not bother them when they find out he has been granted an exception?

Why not get our law makers to pass legislation that actually makes sense. Like making it legal to slap a nose full of boogers out of folks that do and say stupid things. It’ll never happen but I bet we see anti-nose picking laws on the books before long.

Oh, and yeah, someone tell Mr. Jared Hunt – the author of this piece – that its not a musket, its a rifle. A musket is a muzzle-loaded, smooth bore long gun, fired from the shoulder. Muskets were designed for use by infantry.

Why can’t I be in charge of everything?



About gunwriter

Born and raised in the West Virginia hills, Richard literally grew up in the woods. He has chased coon hounds until daylight, waited out whitetails perched high in an oak, canoed the New River and hunted from the Montana Mountains to the Green Hills of Africa. During service in the Army and later as a municipal police officer and Special Agent with the railroad police, Richard obtained numerous certifications in small arms instruction. He has trained military personnel, law enforcement officers and civilians in the application of firearms for defensive, competitive and recreational use. Richard won the West Virginia Governor’s Twenty Award for law enforcement, the West Virginia National Guard State Pistol Competition and earned his Distinguished Medal with pistol. Badge turned in, Richard is now a contributing editor for several magazines. He was the compiling author of the book, Rifle Bullets for the Hunter and conceptualized and contributed to Selecting and Ordering a Custom Hunting Rifle. Richard also contributed a chapter to the John Velke book, The True Story of the Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency. Richard has patents on a riflescope reticle and a revolutionary bullet testing media. A hillbilly at heart, Richard lives on Shadowland - his shooting range in West Virginia - with the most understanding wife in the world, their three kids and a very protective ridgeback hound.
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2 Responses to Mascot wants his Rifle

  1. John in KS says:

    The idea that they’re up against a stupid piece of legislation called “Safe Schools Act” makes it even more ridiculous. It’s a bloody oxymoron!

    Bunch of bed-wetting liberals complaining about good, normal things.

  2. unfortunately Common Sense isn’t common.

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