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Video Of Couple Defending Their Home With Guns Sparks Debate

ST LOUIS, MO –-(Ammoland.com)- A video of two homeowners defending their property hit the Internet, kicking off debates around the country. On Sunday, a group of several hundred Black Lives Matter protestors broke down the barrier to a private street in a St. Louis neighborhood. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were about to eat dinner when they noticed a large crowd outside their private gate. Seconds later, the protest broke through the gate and started streaming through the opening towards the ...
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I'll just show you one example of the mockery I've seeing of this poor couple, who were beset by a mob and unable to get help from the police.

Fox News has done to our parents what they thought gangsta rap would do to us pic.twitter.com/7tv5SRb6Xz — Seltzer In Place (@VernorsHerzog) June 29, 2020 That went up this morning — after it's been in the news that these people are not uneducated right-wingers. They are lawyers (i.e., educated) and they are Democrats (with a record of donations). [UPDATE: Snopes says the reports that he donated to Democrats were wrong — mistaking him for someone else with the same name: "According to the FEC,...
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Man Who Pointed Gun At Peaceful Protesters Compares March To Storming Of Bastille

Mark McCloskey, the man in St. Louis, Missouri, who aimed a rifle at peaceful anti-police brutality protesters as his wife Patricia swung her tiny pistol around on Sunday evening, painted the situation as some kind of French Revolution in miniature. During an interview Monday on local NBC affiliate KSDK, McCloskey claimed that the protesters had broken the gate in front of Portland Place, the gated community where he resides, which prompted him and his wife to retrieve their guns while orderi...
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Give Thanks That We No Longer Live On The Precipice ~ VIDEO

Opinion: Fossil fuels helped humanity improve our health, living standards and longevity in just 200 years. Give Thanks That We No Longer Live On The Precipice USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Thanksgiving is a good time to express our sincere gratitude that we no longer “enjoy” the “simpler life of yesteryear.” As my grandmother said, “The only good thing about the good old days is that they’re gone.”For countless millennia, mankind lived on a precipice, in hunter-gatherer, subsistence farmer and pri...
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How the West Got Healthy and Prosperous

Vital ingredients included the scientific method and fossil fuels – truths we forget at our peril By Paul Driessen Paul Driessen United States -(AmmoLand.com)- Several years ago, physician, statistician, sword swallower and vibrant lecturer Hans Rosling produced a fascinating 4-minute video that presented 120,000 data points and showcased how mostly western nations became healthy and prosperous in just 200 years – after countless millennia of malnutrition, disease,  wretched poverty and earl...
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Meet my favorite children's book illustrator, Robert McCloskey

I have a tangential connection to Mr. McCloskey. In the third grade I was the curtain puller in the Cherry Hill Elementary School production of "Homer Price" (yes, I did get my name in the program—trophies for everyone was in full effect even then.) An, even more pivotal is the fact that, as an adult, I spent my solo days (in an Outward Bound program) on an island very near to where McCloskey and his family spent their summers. Pretty amazing legacy huh? Well perhaps not. But I did love reading...
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