Call it whimsy or nostalgia when a Maine man decided to have a replica of a 9mm handgun he once owned tattooed onto his stomach. The life-sized image is so realistic it looks as though he has the weapon tucked into his waistband.
Iraq war veteran and political activist Adam Kokesh was arrested Tuesday night after a SWAT Team invaded his home, allegedly using excessive force on those who were present and leaving the property in shambles.
Colt is the manufacturer of the Colt 45 revolver known as "The Peacemaker" and is facing a hostile environment in Connecticut, a place they called home for 175 years. Generations of family members have a solid history working at Colt.
A child welfare official accompanied by numerous police officers in tactical gear conducted a warrantless raid on a New Jersey home after a father posted a Facebook photo of his son safely holding a .22 caliber rifle fitted to resemble an assault weapon.
"America... just a nation of two hundred million used car salesmen with all the money we need to buy guns and no qualms about killing anybody else in the world who tries to make us uncomfortable." – Hunter S. Thompson
Gun control has become the center of attention in America in the wake of the Sandy Hook shootings. People all over the country have cried out for stricter gun control measures, while others have called out for gun rights.