Earlier this week, MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann declared the National Journal’s Stuart Taylor a hypocritical “fraud” for his alleged opposition to the confirmation of Judge Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court. Yet Taylor is not on record opposing Sotomayor’s confirmation, and that is only the beginning of Olbermann’s egregious misrepresentations of Taylor’s views. Needless to say, Taylor is not amused.
To understand the American gun-control debate, you have to understand the fundamentally different starting positions of the two sides. Among conservatives, there is the broad belief that the right to own a weapon for self-defense is every bit as inherent and unalienable as the right to speak freely or practice ... Read More