Friday Gunzookery – 25 Jul 2008

Chicago continues to enforce gun ban
Says court ruling doesn’t apply…I think they’ll learn that the US Constitution applies to Chicago, too. And when they do it will probably set a precedent that underscores the Heller ruling better than anything the NRA could do.

Second Amendment News Roundup
Liberty Sphere’s always-excellent linkfest.

Legally owned (but illegally held) firearms to be destroyed
Police agreed to temporarily hold firearms for safekeeping, refuse to return them.

It’s the 1930s All Over Again?
Why is it always the 1930s? If it’s not the Great Depression it’s the Gestapo. In both cases, of course, not so much.

Crushing dissent
Boy, don’t give public officials in New Hampshire dirty looks.

I’ve heard of lazy, but damn
Washington state Democratic congressional candidate sends body doubles to public appearances.

Here’s a tip for all the ‘progressives’ out there
So many don’t understand that racism works both ways.

Arkansas Recalls License Plates
Apparently the letter combination of ‘NGR’ on a license plate is offensive.

Gun owners show their metal: About 40 stroll for 2nd Amendment
If I had known about this I might have joined. The article points out that they were “mostly white men.”

I’m Glad They Arrested This Monster!
Rampaging 10-year-old with a bean shooter apprehended and charged with assault.

Here are six reasons I’m wary of gun buybacks
Eric Zorn on tomorrow’s scheduled buyback in Chicago.

McCain Sleight on Assault Weapons
Apparently McCain voted for the eventual passage of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act after it had the assault weapons language attached to it.

Texas Students Joining Students for Concealed Carry on Campus
Chapters at 24 institutions and 150 members

Friday Linkzookery
More links at Murdoc Online