Umpqua Gave Us a Real Life Action Hero

Unlike an action hero on the screen, Chris Mintz took real risks and real damage. The problem with a fictional action hero in a movie or in a TV show is that they are the protagonist. You know they can’t really get hurt. They are also always super effective. In fact, whether it is Jason Bourne or Denzel Washington as “the Equalizer” or any of the others, they constantly encourage the myth that a person can be so trained and so skilled that he can fight people with guns and know that he Read more […]

A Woman’s Bravery Shows Why We Need More Handguns

abc27 WHTM From The Blaze: It all started when Gleim, 51, was in the middle of the most mundane of chores Thursday morning — filling out paperwork at a bank. Little did she know she was in store for much more adventure within minutes. Gleim exited the PNC Bank in Warrington Township — about an hour west of Lancaster, Pennsylvania — to roll down the window on her pickup truck to give her 10-year-old deaf and adopted Siberian Husky, Echo, some extra air. At about the same time a man exited Read more […]