Christopher Brookshire

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Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

North Dakota is the first state in the US to legalize police use of drones with tasers and pepper spray

North Dakota, known for its vast frackable oil reserves and being in a Coen brothers film once, is the first state in the US that will allow its police to fly drones equipped with tasers and other “non-lethal weapons,” The Daily Beast reported.<p>According to The Daily Beast, the bill, originally …

Drones

You Can Now Buy a Personal Flame-Thrower – and It Will Only Cost You $1,600 (VIDEO)

When John Lennon sang that “happiness is a warm gun,” he was critiquing American society’s fixation with firearms, or something. But taking that …

Zimbabwean authorities restrict hunting after lion killing

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe has suspended the hunting of lions, leopards and elephants in an area where a lion popular with tourists was killed, …

Navy Wants to Charge Officer who Fired at Islamic Jihadist in Chattanooga to Save Others

Written by: Tim Brown<p>Published on: August 1, 2015<p>0shares<br>• Share<br>• Plus<br>• LinkedIn<p>In a twisted view of justice, the Navy wants to charge Lt. Commander Timothy …

Liberty Media

For more Americans, owning a gun = safety

Americans are increasingly convinced that owning a gun makes them safer.<p>A new Rasmussen poll found that an overwhelming margin of Americans (68 to 22 …

Sandra Bland’s Medical Form Filled Out During Booking in Texas Jail Provides Huge Revelation in Case

The woman found dead in a Texas jail told authorities that she had previously attempted suicide and was depressed, a medical form revealed Wednesday.<p>Police say that Sandra Bland, 28 who was arrested on July 10 and found dead three days later, hung herself with a plastic garbage bag from inside her …

The Trace: Guns are Useless for Self Defense...And We Have Proof!

We’ve been following <i>The Trace</i>, a new civilian disarmament propaganda tool funded by Michael Bloomberg and his gun control campaigns that claims to …

Facts That Gun Grabbers Can’t Wrap Their Minds Around

It seems like there are irreconcilable differences between those who are pro-Second Amendment, and those who advocate gun control, and I think it …

Pay Attention to How Man Responds When Total Stranger Accosts Him for Carrying a Gun

A gun rights activist was openly carrying a handgun outside the St. Louis Zoo earlier this month in protest of the zoo’s policy banning firearms when he was suddenly accosted by a stranger. The man, who goes by Rich Johnson on YouTube, repeatedly berated the pro-gun advocate and called him names …

Donald Trump Talks: Gun Control, Assault Weapons & Self Defense

<b>By Fredy Riehl</b><p><i>Editor AmmoLand Shooting Sports News</i><p><b>New York, NY</b> -(Ammoland.com)- Hello Mr Trump. Many of our readers are very excited that you have …

Guns

Jeb Bush Has a Few Choice Words for Donald Trump Over His Mexico Remarks (UPDATE: Trump Fires Back)

WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says he is personally offended by rival Donald Trump’s recent remarks about Mexico and immigrants and calls the remarks far outside the mainstream of Republican thought.<p>Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush speaks to the …

Former Oregon bakery owners must pay $135,000 for denying lesbians wedding cake

The former owners of an Oregon bakery have been ordered to pay $135,000 to a lesbian couple who were refused a wedding cake, in the latest front in the battle between religious liberty and individual rights.<p>Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian ordered Aaron and Melissa Klein, who owned the Sweet …

Baker Has a Message for the Gov’t Official Who Just Fined Him $135,000 for Declining a Gay Wedding Cake: ‘He’s Doing This With the Wrong Christian’

Just hours after Oregon officials announced that Aaron and Melissa Klein, owners of Sweetcakes by Melissa, would be fined $135,000 for their refusal to bake a cake for a lesbian wedding, Aaron Klein had a message for government officials: He has no plans of backing down.<p>“He wants to silence anyone …