Firearms Industry Economic Impact
Rises 158% Since 2008
NEWTOWN, Conn. - The total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $49.3 billion...
Sounds fair. Full pay & benefits for over 20 years for tripping on your own feet.
Didn't the City of Harrisburg declare bankruptcy?
Harrisburg paying officer who hasn't worked since 1993
Imagine spending your last day working, and then getting paid your...
I was flipping through my gun junk and found the receipt and manual for my first gun from Gander Mountain. $439.95 for a Remington 770 in a .270 win, 19.99 box of ammo and 39.99 for a case. Receipt was in crapy condition and I paid a little to much for it.
I thought it will be fun for people...
Two months ago I chose to remove myself from "The NY State of Mind" and immerse myself in my new found freedom.
I just wanted to give ya'll an update.
The first thing that truly surprised me was the profound sense of joy, relief, freedom...i dont even have the words to describe it .. when i...
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'The country has to do some soul searching about this,' President Obama says
For Americans, the scene was mind-numbingly familiar.
SWAT teams with guns drawn, descending on a campus after reports of gunfire...
Maybe he should have had it in his checked luggage.
A hand grenade found in a carry-on bag at Los Angeles International Airport prompted officials to delay five flights and disrupt travel...
since ARs are effectively banned in New York in their native natural god-given form, we need a new name for them.
calling them neutered seems disgraceful.
NYAR perhaps? I'm open to ideas and think we should have a consensus on the nomenclature.
this way we can also allow all those fools who...
Gun industry has nearly doubled in economic activity since 2008; Breakdown by state
4/03/14| by Daniel Terrill
The gun industry's overall economic impact on the U.S. economy during the past 5 years. (Graph: NSSF)
The National Shooting Sports Foundation released a report on April 2 detailing...
Me and the gf came to Doylestown PA today for her cousins welcome home party (Marine) and I talked her into coming a few hours early to do some window shopping. Went to tanner sport center which is one of the largest in the county according to locals and boy they weren't kidding. I was trying to...
Gun sales shoot up, according to groups
February 3, 2014
By ARTHUR CLEVELAND , The Leader Herald
Gun sales and background requests for firearms have gone up in New York since the SAFE Act passed last year, a local gun dealer and gun groups report.
The New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms...
And my favorite dumb-azz quote:
McCarthy told NBC Chicago that stemming the city's murder rate is tied to putting a lid on the number of shootings.
"You prevent shootings, you lower the...
Fewer guns seized since stop-frisk ruling
By Jamie Schram and Kirstan Conley
November 18, 2013 | 5:26am
City cops have made nearly 12 percent fewer gun seizures since the NYPD's use of stop-and-frisk was ruled unconstitutional.
New Yorkers - duck!
Since Manhattan federal Judge Shira...
A boyfriend and girlfriend have been arrested for their roles in burglarizing eight homes over the past 10 weeks in their hometown of Patchogue and surrounding neighborhoods, Suffolk County police said.
Officers responding to a burglary in progress Thursday morning at an East Patchogue home on...
Japan Unveils Largest Warship Since WWII
Japan's new warship "Izumo" is unveiled in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, Aug. 6, 2013. (Kyodo News/AP Photo)
By ERIC TALMADGE Associated Press
YOKOHAMA, Japan August 6, 2013 (AP)
Japan on Tuesday unveiled its...