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The Divided States of Play

Man, we love our guns–and why shouldn’t we?  We have a right to love our guns up like new puppies.  Guns are everywhere in our culture, and since we want our kids to grow up with the full American experience, we love guns for kids.   1,161 more words

Smntks Says

How Do We Make People Care?

This week in Columbus, Ohio, police shot and killed a 13-year old boy. Tyre King was apparently involved in an armed robbery; the amount stolen is said to have been $10, but that has not been confirmed. 1,270 more words

“Καψόνι” σε Ισραηλινούς στην Πάφο: Όταν η Αστυνομία αδυνατεί να ξεχωρίσει ψεύτικο όπλο…

Ομοίωμα πιστολιού ήταν το όπλο που εντόπισε η Αστυνομία στην κατοχή δύο Ισραηλινών που ετοιμάζονταν να αναχωρήσουν από το αεροδρόμιο Πάφου για τη χώρα τους, σύμφωνα με τις εξετάσεις της Υπηρεσίας Εγκληματολογικών Ερευνών του Αρχηγείου της Αστυνομίας. 


Guns for Tots

By Frida Berrigan, Re-postd from TomDispatch

I remember well going to the rodeo at Madison Square Garden in New York City with my six-guns proudly strapped to my hips. 4,286 more words

My Favorites

I want to share a few of my favorite posts from the past 6 months.  There are so many, but here are my top 5, please enjoy. 35 more words

The One Toy I Will Never Buy For My Son…

Before you read further, I’m just giving the heads up that this is probably going to be a fairly controversial blog post, and if your child happens to play with this type of toy I mean it in no way to be a judgment upon your choices as a parent (god knows, I played with them as a kid too). 841 more words

Mummy Blogger

We Paid Our Kids to Get Rid of Their Nerf Guns

Please note:  This post has no connection to the events that occurred recently in Louisiana, Minnesota or Texas.  It was written and scheduled to be posted before I had even heard of these tragic events, and is in no way an expression of my opinion towards what happened in those situations.   1,088 more words