When I saved this link yesterday afternoon, Authorities were still not sure if the wound was self inflicted or not. They were pretty sure it had something to do with a domestic dispute, but details were still sketchy. They decided it was murder in the intervening time. From CBS Baltimore: The Baltimore Police Department was […]
An arrest for an illegal knife ended in Freddie Gray’s death in police custody. The media and BLM circus descended on Baltimore to fan the flames and days of rioting ensued. None of the officer’s involved have thus far been convicted. In what amounts to an extremely minor footnote in a sad chapter for our […]
Due to my family roots, as well as personal history with the area, I am still coming to grips with the violence that has unfolded in the city of Baltimore since the arrest and death of Freddie Gray. I don’t feel I am qualified to provide perspective on any elements of racial injustice, economic disparity, […]
This post is completely off topic with regards to knives, but there have been two knife-related angles to the Freddie Gray death-in-custody that we have previously covered. First is the fact that the only crime he was committing was the carrying of an “illegal” knife. I also used the scumbag who stabbed the firehose as […]
I don’t care what your particular beef is, there is no excuse to riot and loot. It plays right into the hands of the Statists. Reason says it best: “This kind of violence is always wrong, even when it arises out of legitimate concerns about police brutality. That the criminal justice system is barbaric and […]
Last month in Baltimore, Customs and Border Protection agents discovered and seized a shipment of 2,400 switchblades and 1,200 ‘butterfly combs’ arriving from China. Confiscating a crate of ‘switchblades’ that have no blades, and evil ‘butterfly’ knives combs is a pretty pathetic thing for the CBP to be crowing about.