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Ain't No Snowflakes Here (Part 1 of the Snowflake Chronicles)

Following the Parkland massacre, I began organizing a protest at a gun show in my home town.  The gun show has been going on at the county fairgrounds for years.  1,254 more words

Gun Reform / Gun Violence

What is the Gun Show Loophole?

When gun control advocates call for closing the “gun show loophole” what do they mean?  What is a gun show?  How would closing this “loophole” help prevent school or other active shootings?  1,556 more words


Sportsman's Show Bans AR-15s And Bump Stocks, Sparking Gun Control Debate

CHICAGO (CBS) — A DuPage County sportsman’s show where guns are sold has changed how it does business in the wake of tragedies like the school shooting in Florida. 299 more words


And Not A Single Gun Shot Anyone

Look at this — thousands and thousands of people surrounded by guns and ammunition everywhere, in fact, a record-breaking number of attendees at a gun show ever — and not a single gun got up and shot anyone . . .

Largest Gun Show In History

Current Events

Read "The Gun Show" here

Well, here I am putting a deeply personal essay here for all the world to see, and it feels a little dangerous.

Some of my writer friends, especially those writing memoir, essays, and all manner of creative nonfiction, will understand what I’m talking about. 239 more words

Personal Essay


TAMPA -– Thousands of gun enthusiasts flocked to the Florida State Fairgrounds for the Florida Gun Show event.

Organizers say they had a record number of people attend the event on Saturday, almost 7,000, and expect more Sunday. 129 more words


Huge Gun Show Returns To Wilmington On March 3-4

WILMINGTON, MA – Shriners Auditorium (99 Fordham Road) will host a firearm and knife show, featuring 500 tables, on Saturday, March 3, 2018, 9am-5pm, and Sunday, March 4, 2018, 9am-3pm. 155 more words