The Texanist

Mar 23, 2016 By David Courtney

Our estimable advice columnist on firearms, weekend getaways, and how to properly eat a tamal.

The Rise of Armed Teachers

Aug 26, 2014 By Maurice Chammah

They’ve already existed in some districts for years, but now some school employees are getting intensive, police-style training in how to respond to a shooting.

The Smile Machine

May 16, 2013 By Ross Dubois

Perry and his pals celebrated the release of the first precision-guided firearms at the Mason ranch of TrackingPoint founder John McHale.

What Is Going on With Calendars?

May 5, 2013 By brian sweany and Paul Burka

How could Chairman Todd Hunter allow HB 1076, by Steve Toth — the “nullification” bill — to get on the general state calendar? Calendars is not a charity booth for clueless tea party members. It’s serious business. This is the worst breach of the way Calendars is supposed…