Only Human

I’m only human. So are you. So are the other 7.3 billion souls strolling the world today. What does that mean? For one, it means that we are…as a species…the number-one killers on this planet. I’m stealing this theme from Michael Bane, who I first heard speak of it a few years ago in his…


No Such Thing

This is going to be a short one, because the only thing to say has been said many times before.  If you’ve read any amount of my writing here, you have probably figured out what I think of “gun free zones.”  If you haven’t, let me spell it out for you one more time, with…


Awful House

There’s a bit of a dust-up going on here in the Bluegrass State lately.  According to local news, a uniformed National Guard soldier entered a Waffle House in Nicholasville, Kentucky early Sunday morning for a bite of breakfast.  When employees noticed that he was openly carrying a holstered handgun, they approached him and told him…


My 9/11 Story

My 9/11 story doesn’t really take place on 9/11. It doesn’t take place in New York, or Shanksville, Pennsylvania, or at the Pentagon.  I was a police officer in a suburban department in Northern Kentucky at the time, though I was off that day. I watched it on TV like most of you did, and…


A Wake Up for Fudds

What’s a Fudd? A “Fudd” is a gun owner who only owns hunting guns, and believes that by sacrificing the more “tactical” style of firearms to gun control, their deer rifles and duck guns will be left alone.  If this describes you, I’d just like to ask: Do you people watch the news? Are you…