The Yankee Gunner Podcast – Episode 008

Episode 8:  Download here.

We’re experimenting with audio to make good quality recording, but lower the bit rate.  This episode is 1/3 the last episodes file size for a similar amount of time.  Comment below and let us know how it works out for you.

Our leading story:

Connecticut gun group opposes anti-gun GOP candidate for governor

Gun lobby opposes McKinney’s candidacy

Not like father, not like son: McKinney charts path for governor

Local News:

CCDL announces Legislator of the Year

Amicus Briefs Filed in Support of Litigation

Torrington attorney asks Rockville judge to recuse himself after comment about Second Amendment supporters

Gun control advocates disappointed high-profile proposals did not clear General Assembly – Go Rhode Island!!

Rally eyed for New Haven Ted Nugent show over Trayvon Martin case remarks

Priest Arrested on Firearms Charges Days After Suspension on Sexual Assault Allegations

Speaker wants to review Conn. self-defense laws – We must be diligent and follow this story.

Veteran, paraplegic shooters join gun control lawsuit

Durham Teen Invited to ‘World Series’ of Shooting Competitions

Stratford man arrested in connection with weapons found in duffel bag – A good case to watch.


National News:

Rep. Waxman hopes to ban 80% complete receivers: What about 79% complete?

Is the joke on us? App targeting “dangerous gun owners” is social experiment, creator admits

Florida shop offers free gun to George Zimmerman

—–So does Brad Thor!

Gun rights advocates crash Bloomberg-backed gun control demonstration in Montana (VIDEO)

A Few Questions for Those Upset by the Zimmerman Verdict

ATF’s latest confiscation program

Mark Kessler, Pennsylvania Police Chief, Says ‘F*** All You Libtards,’ Apologizes With Assault Rifle

Bad News: CNN Host Reports Humans Have ‘Hunted The Dildo Into Extinction’ – funny.  This really happened on CNN!

Rep. Jackson Lee introduces bill to cut funds to stand-your-ground states

CO Anti-Gun Group Cancels Gun Buyback Due to Background Checks

Standing Their Ground in Texas

Pelosi Urges Congress to Uphold Constitution by Passing Gun Control


Why Gun Owners Are Right to Fight Against Gun Control – The anti-gun crowd doesn’t want “compromise.” They want confiscation and control.

If Cars Were Regulated Like Guns

Man shot in both arms at shooting range files lawsuit

Proper Range Etiquette