| Political Talk|| Rand Paul: Obama’s surgeon general pick will use post to attack 2nd Amendment - BamaFan89 on 2/27/14 at 8:38 am|
[quote]In a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, Mr. Paul writes that he has “serious concerns” about Dr. Vivek Murphy’...
| Political Talk|| Remington bails on New York for Alabama - BamaFan89 on 2/15/14 at 12:38 pm|
[quote]High level sources have informed Yellowhammer News that Remington, one of the world’s largest gun manufacturers, will on Monday join Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley in announcing that t...
| Political Talk|| 9th Circuit strikes down California's restrictive rule against licensed carry - BamaFan89 on 2/13/14 at 1:25 pm|
[quote]The Ninth Circuit’s decision in Peruta v. San Diego, released minutes ago, affirms the right of law-abiding citizens t...
| Political Talk|| White House: Assad's Role in Chemical Weapon use passes the "Common Sense Test" - BamaFan89 on 9/8/13 at 10:05 pm|
[quote]The White House asserted Sunday that [b]a "common-sense test" dictates the Syrian government is responsible for a chemical weapons attack that President Barack Obama says...
| Political Talk|| NYPD To Replace Stop and Frisk with New Gun Scanners - BamaFan89 on 1/23/13 at 12:38 pm|
[quote]Get ready for scan-and-frisk.
The NYPD will soon deploy new technology allowing police to detect guns carried by criminals without using the typical pat-down procedure, Police Commissio...
| Political Talk|| Attempted Gun Burglary Reportedly Tied To Journal News Gun Map - BamaFan89 on 1/13/13 at 6:16 pm|
[quote]Today Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R, C, I) announced that a burglary has been reported on Davis Ave. in White Plains, New York that evidently ties into The Journal N...
| Political Talk|| The Untold Story of the Oregon Mall Shooting - BamaFan89 on 12/17/12 at 6:42 pm|
I know the board is saturated with threads about the terrible Connecticut school shooting, but I thought this part of the Oregon Mall shooting story should be told. I've seen many on this board claim that an average person with a CC license couldn't stop a shooting of this kind, but this account see...
| Political Talk|| Eric Holder Secretly Granted Gov. Ability to Develop/Store Dossiers on Citizens - BamaFan89 on 12/13/12 at 1:30 pm|
[quote]In a secret government agreement granted without approval or debate from lawmakers, the U.S. attorney general recently gave the National Counterterrorism Center sweeping new powers to store dossiers o...
| Political Talk|| U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals Strikes Down IL Concealed Carry Ban - BamaFan89 on 12/11/12 at 1:44 pm|
[quote]In a big victory for gun rights advocates, a federal appeals court on Tuesday struck down a ban on carrying concealed weapons in Illinois - the only remaining state where carrying concealed weapons is entirely illegal.
The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals said state lawmakers have 180 days to ...
| Alabama Sports Board|| UA President Steps Down - BamaFan89 on 10/31/12 at 3:18 pm|
University of Alabama President, Guy Bailey, has officially stepped down due to concerns about his wife's health.
[quote][u]University of Alabama President Guy Bailey’s statement[/u]:
Today I have notified Chancellor Witt that I am stepping down as President of The University of Alabama. This...
| Outdoor Board|| Del Ton Quality? - BamaFan89 on 10/11/12 at 7:04 pm|
How is the quality of Del Ton rifles? I'm thinking of buying a rifle kit to build on my stripped lower and wanted to know if Del Ton's quality was decent. This is my first AR build so I don't need a decked out Noveske upper for my first build. I do plan on upgrading the rifle as I go on.
| Outdoor Board|| AR Lower Build Kit - BamaFan89 on 10/3/12 at 3:48 pm|
I just purchased a stripped lower from PSA for a good price and I'm looking for a good lower kit to put in it. Any suggestions on a good lower kit? ...
| Political Talk|| Did Colorado shooter single out Cinemark theater because it banned guns? - BamaFan89 on 9/12/12 at 7:02 pm|
[quote]So why did the killer pick the Cinemark theater? You might think that it was the one closest to the killer’s apartment. Or, that it was the one with the largest audience.
| Political Talk|| Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Officers Sent to Democratic Convention - BamaFan89 on 9/5/12 at 7:21 pm|
[quote]Only days after Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked for federal agents and U.S. Marshals to help combat the city’s wave of violence, about 50 Chicago police officers have arrived in Charlotte to work perimeter security details for a week at the Democratic National Convention.
The Chicago offi...
| Political Talk|| Mexican drug cartels’ spreading influence - BamaFan89 on 7/19/12 at 8:36 am|
Look at how successful the "War on Drugs" has been! :rolleyes:
Apologies in advance for the large graphic. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Palmetto State Armory releases an Obama-themed rifle lower - BamaFan89 on 6/28/12 at 9:34 pm|
I also posted this on the Poliboard, but I think it'll be appreciated a little more here. PSA announced on their Facebook page earlier that they're releasing an AR-15 rifle lower with "NOBO12" and the Obama logo inscribed on its side. Markings for "Hope" (Safe) and "Change" (Fire) are provided free ...
| Political Talk|| Palmetto State Armory releases an Obama-themed rifle lower - BamaFan89 on 6/28/12 at 9:13 pm|
PSA is a firearms manufacturer and dealer based in South Carolina. They announced on their Facebook page earlier that they're releasing an AR-15 rifle lower with "NOBO12" and the Obama logo inscribed on its side. Markings for "Hope" (Safe) and "Change" (Fire) are provided free of charge. :lol:
| Political Talk|| Court denies illegal immigrants gun rights - BamaFan89 on 5/8/12 at 8:56 pm|
[quote]A federal appeals court says illegal immigrants don't have a right to own firearms under the U.S. Constitution.
Emmanuel Huitron-Guizar of Wyoming pleaded guilty to being an illegal i...
| Political Talk|| Guns and coffee: Starbucks again an open carry policy battleground - BamaFan89 on 2/14/12 at 6:28 pm|
[quote]Starbucks is being boycotted today for its gun policy. The company is also selling a truckload of coffee.
An anti-gun group attempted to organiz...
| Political Talk|| The Militarization of Police continues - BamaFan89 on 2/14/12 at 11:58 am|
At least they didn't shoot her dog. ...
| Political Talk|| Family of slain agent files suit against ATF - BamaFan89 on 2/1/12 at 6:34 pm|
[quote]The family of murdered Border Patrol agent Brian Terry has filed a $25 million wrongful death suit against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives ...
| Political Talk|| Armed pilots want to carry guns outside cockpits - BamaFan89 on 1/24/12 at 1:06 pm|
I thought this was an interesting article, given the uproar on the Poliboard yesterday about the TSA, and the government's role in providing "security" for private companies.
| Political Talk|| NYPD working on a new tool to search citizens - BamaFan89 on 1/19/12 at 12:02 pm|
[quote]In a speech to the New York City Police Foundation Tuesday morning, Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly announced the NYPD was working with the Department of Defense to develop a scanner that is capable of detecting concealed firearms.
The device picks up on the heat energy produced by peo...
| Outdoor Board|| BeamLokr - BamaFan89 on 1/13/12 at 9:12 pm|
Has anyone used this before? The guy in the video seemed to like it and he's usually pretty reliable on reviewing prod...
| Political Talk|| Another ATF Gun Operation Revealed - BamaFan89 on 1/13/12 at 12:53 pm|
[quote]"[b]Apparently guns got away again[/b]," said one source close to the investigation, led by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Vista) and Sen. Charles E. Grassley (R-Iowa). "How many got into Mexi...
| Political Talk|| Holder plays the race card - BamaFan89 on 12/19/11 at 3:17 pm|
[quote]Attorney General Eric Holder accused his growing chorus of critics of racist motivations in a Sunday interview published in the New York Times. When reached by The Daily Caller Monday morning, the Department of Justice provided no evidence to support the attorney general’s claims.[/quote]
| Outdoor Board|| Rock Island Armory - BamaFan89 on 12/17/11 at 12:08 pm|
Does anyone have any experience with these? I've researched them and they seem to be pretty well built for the price. This is the one I just purchased:
| Political Talk|| How can anyone take Michael Bloomberg seriously? - BamaFan89 on 12/14/11 at 2:21 pm|
As some of you may know, an NYPD officer was shot and killed recently during a robbery attempt. Never the one to let a tragedy go to waste, Mayor Bloomberg again blames "lax" gun laws and called for tougher gun legislation.
[quote]The tragedy prompted the mayor to renew his calls for tougher gun...
| Political Talk|| New Fast and Furious e-mail released - BamaFan89 on 11/17/11 at 1:03 pm|
Here's the money quote:
[quote][The ATF] should probably hire a media expert anyway to assist them in explaining the 2000 firearms and the possible connection in the murder of the Border...
| Political Talk|| NOLA Councilwoman wants random traffic stops to eliminate guns - BamaFan89 on 11/4/11 at 10:25 am|
[quote]New Orleans city council woman Cynthia Hedge-Morrell wants the NOPD to go after gun violence with more random traffic stops and searches for weapons. [/quote]...