Dept. of Idiocy

Lockdowns. Idiocy. Intelligence. Pro-gun argument.

Lockdowns If you’ve been reading this newsletter series, you know I have repeatedly railed against the use of “lockdowns” as a matter of default policy in active shooter type situations in schools, etc. Here’s a second opinion. Dept. of Idiocy Students at Villanova University in Pennsylvania gathered last Friday afternoon to show their opposition to the school’s decision to include […]

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An ammo box.

“RCMP said about half a dozen homes were evacuated around Canoe Road in southwest Airdrie Friday night,” reports. “A new homeowner was moving in, and saw a device that seemed suspicious in the shed in the backyard. Police said it looked like an ‘ammunition box.’ Police, fire crews and ATCO Gas officials are investigating, and had called in weapons

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Dept. of Idiocy*

The Mercer Island (WA) School District banned the game of tag and other games on school grounds because they involved some form of contact, saying “This means while at play, especially during recess and unstructured time, students are expected to keep their hands to themselves. The rationale behind this is to ensure the physical and emotional safety of all students.”

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USM Professor Anestis gun-control ‘study’

Remember University of Southern MS psycho professor Michael Anestis, Ph.D., who recently published a pro-gun-control psychological “study?” He’s at it again. Now he says that “In our state’s older adult males — the demographic with the highest suicide rate in the U.S. — more than 90 percent of the suicide deaths between 2007 and 2013 resulted from firearms.” His solution?

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Examples of Stupidity!

Some Portland (OR) State University students have been protesting this week, calling for campus security to be disarmed. Because, stupid. PETA is suing to make the government assign a copyright for a “selfie” picture to a monkey (a macaca nigra). The US Copyright Act [17 U.S.C. 102(a)] protects “original works of authorship,” and states that the copyright office will not

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Gun-free zones – myth

Officials say a man with a machete injured two people during an attack in a wooded area of the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville last week. No one involved is believed to be a student. One of the victims was in critical condition and the suspect was also injured in the incident. Officials say the attack happened in the

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Military intelligence. Military update.

Military intelligence More than 50 intelligence analysts working out of the US military’s Central Command have formally complained that their reports on ISIS and al Qaeda’s branch in Syria were being inappropriately altered by senior officials, who are turning their reports into “happy talk.” Sounds like treason to me. Military update The Pentagon has decided against arming recruiters in the

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