Safety first?

Safety first?

The annual Rod of Iron Freedom Festival in rural Pike County is expected to draw a record crowd this weekend. Officials for the pro-gun and pro-Trump event say they plan to hand out masks (but not require they be worn) and encourage social distancing (but ignore the...
Sleeping on the job

Sleeping on the job

Scranton Police Department’s “Operation Grabbing Straws” resulted in charges against numerous individuals allegedly engaged in making straw purchases of firearms. Meanwhile, the state legislature continues to do little or nothing regarding laws that...
The gang’s all here

The gang’s all here

Anti-social-distancing protests were staged in numerous state capitals, featuring small groups of largely Trump supporters, some of whom were heavily armed (presumably to shoot the coronavirus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, but likely to intimidate the...
Spin the cylinder

Spin the cylinder

Smallish gaggles of freedom-loving and patriotic gun-rights-and-viral-infection enthusiasts are gathering in state capitals around the country to demand that their states be reopened. Apparently, the freedom to eat at Hooters outweighs the risk of a resurgence of...