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Gun Appreciation Day

The Ruthless Stupidity Of The Gun Pushers

Cliff Schecter | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

If the National Rifle Association (NRA) were not so dangerous to the physical health and general welfare of the people of the United States, they'd probably qualify as some of the most unintentionally hilarious people on the planet. Seriously, you can't make this stuff up.

Accidental Shootings Rattle Gun Show-Goers

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 01.28.2013 | Business

Six people were reportedly injured in firearm accidents at gun shows this past week, ThinkProgress reports. A gun dealer from Iowa became the sixth...

Gun Appreciation Day Founders Plan 'What Would Django Do?' Effort To Attract Minorities

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.24.2013 | Black Voices

The company behind the nationwide pro-firearms event Gun Appreciation Day has plans for a new follow-up effort meant to target minorities: "What Would...

Activists Push Back Against 'Gun Appreciation Day'

Posted 01.18.2013 | Impact

By Sean J. Miller, Take Part Activists are scrambling to mobilize support for the gun-control initiatives proposed by President Obama on Wednesday ...

How to Have Fun on Gun Appreciation Day

Stephen Kessler | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics
Stephen Kessler

At, they've created a lot of memes to celebrate the day. In memory of the children of Sandy Hook, some friends and I have started a group called Drop Your Weapons, and we thought the first thing we'd do is create some memes of our own.

Controversial Pro-Gun Celebration Has Ties To White Supremacist Group

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.18.2013 | Politics

Firearms enthusiasts around the country are being encouraged to head down to their local gun shops on Saturday, constitutions and American flags in ha...

WATCH: 19 Second Amendment FAILS In Honor Of 'Gun Appreciation Day'

The Huffington Post | Oliver Noble | Posted 06.03.2014 | Comedy

On January 19, our nation will have a new holiday to celebrate. Normally, we’d have the Hallmark corporation to thank for this, but this time there ...

WATCH: Al Sharpton Rips Gun Advocate Over Slavery Reference

Posted 01.15.2013 | Media

Al Sharpton railed against gun advocate Larry Ward on his Monday MSNBC show for what he called "changing facts" about slavery and "distorting" the leg...

Gun Advocate Says If African Americans Were Armed, Slavery May Not Have Happened

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.11.2013 | Black Voices

A major gun advocate is promoting his pro-firearms stance by saying that had African Americans been given the right to bear arms, "slavery might not h...

Gun Enthusiasts to 'Send Obama Message' With Gun Appreciation Day Two Days Before Inauguration (Video)

Dennis Trainor | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics
Dennis Trainor

A new coalition of gun rights and conservative groups has proclaimed January 19, 2013, "Gun Appreciation Day" -- the group, calling themselves GAD, ha...

NRA's Gun Appreciation Day Scheduled on MLK Holiday? Say It Ain't So!

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics
Clarence B. Jones

On the very day we come together to honor our American apostle of non-violence, a hero who was tragically assassinated by a rifle's bullet, the NRA has called for a national Gun Appreciation Day!

Conservative Coalition Plans 'Gun Appreciation Day'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.08.2013 | Business

A conservative coalition has scheduled the first-ever "Gun Appreciation Day," calling on gun activists around the nation to rally in support of the ri...