Category Archives: Gun Control

Second Amendment and Bump Stocks

Let me start with two qualifiers – First, I used to sell firearms and I own a couple of semi-automatic pistols. I am not a member of the National Rifle Association or any other pro-gun group. Second, this is not … Continue reading

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New gun control bill waste of time

Reprinted with permission of the Columbia Missourian. New gun control bill waste of time Wednesday, November 6, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST BY DAVID ROSMAN “It’s déjà vu all over again.”  — Yogi Berra, 1964 Yogi Berra was speaking of … Continue reading

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K.U. is Violating First Amendment Rights

Here is the story. Professor David Guth teaches journalism at the University of Kansas. Earlier this week, he was pissed off at the N.R.A. and Wayne LaPierre after the Navy Yard shooting that left 13 dead, including Aaron Alexis, the … Continue reading

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How many guns are too many?

David Gregory asked the NRA’s Wayne LaPierre how many “good guys with guns” are enough? Yes, there is a lot we still do not know about what happened at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yards from the moment shooter Aaron Alexis … Continue reading

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Of Peace and Love and Bullets

Christianity – A religion of peace, love and… Wait a minute. What is wrong with this statement? “Arkansas Christian Academy in Bryant, Arkansas posted this sign in front of its building, which reads “Staff is armed and trained, any attempt … Continue reading

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Perception of Columbia is that of an unsafe city

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 | 12:24 p.m. CDT BY DAVID ROSMAN Three shootings and one armed robbery with a handgun through Monday are not putting Columbia in a good light. Then there is the feud that seems to have sparked … Continue reading

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Gun Control – Australian Style

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Over the last month most of the columns I have written for the Columbia Missourian have concerned gun control. The silliness of those who believe that the way you solve America’s gun violence problem is to add more guns. That … Continue reading

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Policy and politics or juvenile and conspiratorial?

For those of you who do not subscribe to the Columbia Missourian or missed Thursday’s commentary, here it is. Reprinted with permission.   Wednesday, May 1, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CDT BY DAVID ROSMAN George Kennedy’s April 26 Missourian column was pointed … Continue reading

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Fox News’ Chris Wallace – A Liberal?

I watched this interview and was in awe. NRA’s Wayne LaPierre would not answer Wallace’s questions and Wallace was admit in pushing for an answer. I listened for LaPierre’s logic, and he is right when he says that all parents … Continue reading

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White House Petitions

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We cannot have a discussion when one side is always screaming. I love the White House’s “We the People” web site. It is a place where the citizens of this nation can post their concerns and gripes and if their … Continue reading

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