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Thoughts and Prayers for the NRA, Which Can't Afford Coffee For Its Staffers Anymore Thoughts and Prayers for the NRA, Which Can't Afford Coffee For Its Staffers Anymore

Devastating news for fans of guns and mass murder: The Trace reported on Thursday that the National Rifle Association is in such dire financial straits that it can no longer offer free coffee or even water coolers at its headquarters in Fairfax, VA.

The NRA Spent Itself Into Debt Supporting Donald Trump The NRA Spent Itself Into Debt Supporting Donald Trump

An audit of the National Rifle Association’s finances obtained by OpenSecrets shows the organization’s income from dues-paying members has been “plummeting” for the last two years, contributing to the organization’s deficit of $31.8 million last year. Lol!!!

Prosecutors Were ‘Mistaken’ in Claim that Maria Butina
Traded Sex for Political Access  Prosecutors Were ‘Mistaken’ in Claim that Maria Butina Traded Sex for Political Access 

In a court filing on Friday, prosecutors said they misunderstood text messages by accused Russian agent Maria Butina, and that mistake led them to wrongly accuse her of exchanging sex for political access in the U.S.

Accused Russian Agent Worked Botched Fuel Deals with Former
NRA President’s Wife, Report Says Accused Russian Agent Worked Botched Fuel Deals with Former NRA President’s Wife, Report Says

The story of accused Russian agent Maria Butina is becoming increasingly bizarre as more details of her life and dealings in the U.S. are revealed.

Bloomberg Reportedly Threw Its Reporter Under the Bus After Wells Fargo CEO Complained Bloomberg Reportedly Threw Its Reporter Under the Bus After Wells Fargo CEO Complained

A good rule of thumb in investigative journalism is that if someone in power is complaining about your work, you’re probably on the right track. That, however, didn’t stop Bloomberg News from reportedly reassigning one of their reporters after a bank CEO complained about their coverage.

Report: Politicians Are Cowards Report: Politicians Are Cowards

One thing that’s as true now as it was in 2016 is that people fucking hate Congress. And while there’s been recent backlash against House candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for barring the press from a public event, at least she had the guts to face the people who are likely going to be her constituents. It turns out…

Supposedly Broke As Hell NRA Found Thousands To Spend on Pro-Kavanaugh Ad Buys Supposedly Broke As Hell NRA Found Thousands To Spend on Pro-Kavanaugh Ad Buys

Just a few weeks ago, the National Rifle Association claimed to be in dire financial straits in a court filing, saying it could soon be “unable to exist” due to a directive from New York Governor Andrew Cuomo urging New York insurers and financial services companies to “review” their relationships with the…

NRA Claims It's in Grave Financial Trouble, Could Soon Be 'Unable to Exist' In Current Form NRA Claims It's in Grave Financial Trouble, Could Soon Be 'Unable to Exist' In Current Form

The National Rifle Association, the country’s largest and most powerful pro-gun group, warned in a recent court filing that it is in grave financial trouble. Its woes apparently stem from a push by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo urging insurance and financial services companies to cut ties with the NRA. The group…

There Are Terrifying New Guns Coming and the NRA Could Not Be Happier There Are Terrifying New Guns Coming and the NRA Could Not Be Happier

The National Rifle Association has happily come out in support of 3D-printed, make-at-home guns.

Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Met with Treasury, Fed Officials, Report Says Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Met with Treasury, Fed Officials, Report Says

Maria Butina, the 29-year old arrested last weekend and charged with acting as an unregistered Russian agent in the U.S., has been photographed with a considerable number of members of the Republican Party and the National Rifle Association. But a new report by Reuters shows that her efforts to influence U.S. policy…

Russian Woman Who Allegedly Tried to Set Up Trump-Putin Meeting Charged With Espionage Russian Woman Who Allegedly Tried to Set Up Trump-Putin Meeting Charged With Espionage

Maria Butina, a 29-year old Russian woman who reportedly aided an attempt to to set up a ‘backdoor’ meeting between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin in May 2016, was arrested on Sunday and charged on Monday with “conspiracy to act as an agent of foreign government.”

These Guys Will Blame School Shootings on Literally Anything But Guns

Drugs. Music. Doors. Abortion. Divorces. Video games.

The NRA’s Oliver North Blames
School Shootings on ‘Drugged’ Kids The NRA’s Oliver North Blames School Shootings on ‘Drugged’ Kids

The tactic promoted by the National Rifle Association to respond to mass school shootings by talking about everything except guns continued on Sunday, just two days after 10 people were killed and 10 others injured at a high school massacre near Houston.

NRA-Loving Texas Politicians Go to Ridiculous Lengths to Avoid Mentioning Gun Control NRA-Loving Texas Politicians Go to Ridiculous Lengths to Avoid Mentioning Gun Control

At least 10 more people were shot and killed in an American school today. By now, the impulse to think that the response might be different this time is a small speck in the country’s rearview mirror. But to see how the rhetorical gymnastics of the pro-gun crowd are morphing in response to public outcry in recent…

Working for the White House Sounds Extremely Chill and Normal Working for the White House Sounds Extremely Chill and Normal

The White House is an extraordinarily leaky ship. Case in point: when Sarah Huckabee Sanders tore into a room full of White House communications staffers after aide Kelly Sadler’s comment that John McCain was “dying anyway” was leaked to the press, she reportedly told them,“I am sure this conversation is going to…

The NRA's Incoming President Says Gun Owners Are Victims of 'Civil Terrorism' The NRA's Incoming President Says Gun Owners Are Victims of 'Civil Terrorism'

The National Rifle Association named Oliver North—the Reaganite ghoul who was indicted in 1988 for his involvement in the Iran-Contra affair—its new president this week. In an interview with the conservative Washington Times, published on Wednesday, North said his organization has been the victim of “civil terrorism”…

America's Paranoid Heart Is the NRA Convention America's Paranoid Heart Is the NRA Convention

DALLAS, TX— On Saturday, just after the anti-gun protest, I joined the NRA. Thirty bucks. It entitled me to a one-year subscription of American Rifleman and an entire weekend spent sinking deeper and deeper into a welcoming swamp of perpetual war.

The NRA's New President Is Oliver Fucking North The NRA's New President Is Oliver Fucking North

The gun-and-death lovers at the National Rifle Association announced on Monday that retired Lt. Colonel and definite terrible person Oliver North would be replacing current NRA president Pete Brownell “within a few weeks.” Cool!

Good Lord, Trump Really Went Off in His NRA Speech Good Lord, Trump Really Went Off in His NRA Speech

President Trump was in fine, unhinged form during his appearance at the National Rifle Association’s annual meeting in Dallas on Friday. He did everything from graphically describing and acting out acts of mass killing with guns to dissing John Kerry and thanking Kanye West.

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