Month: December 2007

A shoulder thing that goes up

Here’s an oldie but a goodie that I noted last spring over at MO: H.R. 1022: Assault Weapons Ban and Law Enforcement Protection Act of 2007, sponsored by Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY) and introduced in February, includes this: Barrel Shroud – The term ‘barrel shroud’ means a shroud that is attached to, or partially or […]

USA Today Poll on 2A

Got an email letting me know about a USA Today Quick Question online survey about the Second Amendment. The question: Does the Second Amendment give individuals the right to bear arms? I don’t generally think much about this sort of survey, as it turns into a matter of one side trying to get everyone to […]

SIG 556

With all the excitement following the poor showing by the M4 versus three piston-powered challengers in Army testing, it’s worth looking at some other piston ARs out there. There are a lot of them, and more are on the way. For those of you who missed it, here are the results of the US Army’s […]