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As Long As The Bridge Doesn’t Collapse…

Joe Doakes from Como Park emails: If this had occurred in a state park in Minnesota and the boyfriend had been equipped with a revolver and Permit to Carry, could he have shot the rapist dead and escaped prosecution? The boyfriend was not being threatened, personally, so he can’t […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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The Long Con

Matt Windschitl called out “Iowa Gun Owners” as a scam from the floor of the Iowa state legislature . We’ve met Windschitl in this space before; I’ve interviewed him on my show , Iowa Gun Owners is the Iowa “branch” of the “Minnesota Gun Rights”. – which is a […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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The Luger lobby: Sen. Klobuchar comments

The Luger lobby: Sen. Klobuchar comments

In Minnesota we are awaiting President Trump’s appointment of a United States Attorney, two federal district court judges and an Eighth Circuit judge. It has previously been reported that Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar seeks the reappointment of Andrew Luger as United States Attorney. The Star Tribune’s Stephen Montemayor reported […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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“Armed and dangerous”: Police on nationwide manhunt for violent manifesto writer

“Armed and dangerous”: Police on nationwide manhunt for violent manifesto writer

What kind of person posts video on social media showing him mailing a violent anti-government manifesto and bragging that “it’s time for change”? The kind of person “we should take seriously,” in the words of one law-enforcement officer. The FBI and Wisconsin police are looking for Joseph Jakubowski before […] Click here to view original post hotair.com

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Sometimes a Great Nation...

Civil War

The Democrats nationwide – including here in Minnesota – are as split along rural-urban lines as, well, the rest of the US is. And that fault line is shaking the endorsement challenge in the Governor’s race in Virginia, where the “progressive”, Northern-Virginia, government-worker set has pretty directly set out […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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The 15th of Damocles

The 15th of Damocles

"That is why more and more seniors are answering the call for additional taxes on the 15th of Damocles by saying two words to Minnesota – ‘Bye-bye….’" When I was growing up, both my sister and I left home at age 19. Not that we did not love our […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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