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NRA Is Like a Union?
"...several statements worth commenting on. Mr. McCloud said, "The NRA is the Republican Party" and that the NRA is..."

July 2, 2008 Postmarks

NRA: Don't Blame Guns, Blame Kung Lao
Gun boosters break Sandy Hook silence and attack movies
"...Wait, what? The NRA, with its fearless commitment to unlimited ammo, going after..."

Dec. 21, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

NRA = Republican Party
" haven't understood in the last four elections. The NRA is the Republican Party. They bring this Second Amendment..."

June 30, 2008 Postmarks

Is That a Gun in Your Pocket?
Texas-set comedy riffs on Lysistrata
"...boy’s mother Jenna (Anders) leads the abstinence strike. An NRA-like organization comes to the men’s defense, offering to ship..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

News Ticker: May 6
All the news that's fit to blog
"...Louie Gohmert goes into battle, the NRA goes out with a bang, and Rick Perry goes..."

May 6, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

News Ticker: May 2
All the news that's fit to blog
"...Hegar wonders about roses with other names, and the NRA has auspicious timing. Coincidence is on the News Ticker...."

May 2, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

The Luv Doc: A Mental Health Problem
We should all be deeply ashamed that we have let things go this far
" firearms and munitions manufacturers as well as the NRA who regularly grease the campaign coffers of gutless politicians..."

Nov. 10, 2017 Column by The Luv Doc

Point Austin: We'll Always Have ... Mass Murder
On not surrendering to pro-gun mythology
"...into a moment of relative sanity. In an unsigned NRA press release, someone actually pointed out that it's not..."

June 6, 2014 News Column by Michael King

The Texas School Solution: More Guns, Less Money
Post-Sandy Hook bill would put teachers in firing line
"...with mental illness. Cue eye rolling. Yes, the same NRA that throws a fit every time anyone even mentions..."

Dec. 26, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

"...John Cornyn are in Dallas Friday fronting for the NRA Leadership forum...."

April 27, 2018 News Feature

Mr. Woods Goes to Washington
UT grad student John Woods has a few ideas about reasonable gun control
"...LaPierre of "scapegoating" mental health and argued that the NRA's call "contrasts with their utter unwillingness to allow any..."

Dec. 28, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Ted Cruz: Newtown Families 'Props'
Texas junior senator learns what YouTube is, the hard way
"...Medicine, in which 84% of gun-owners and 74% of NRA members supported "bolstering background checks and oversight of gun..."

April 30, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Point Austin: Texas Backward
County takes one small step toward sanity on gun control
"...close the "gun show loophole"). The presence of the NRA rep reflected that hardcore gun advocates consider even this..."

Jan. 17, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Bill of the Week: Christmas Edition
Bohac wants some, er, Winter cheer in schools
"...Hook "worst possible comments" competition (second only to the NRA), you might think they would lay low on discussions..."

Dec. 23, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Hightower Report
Romney Goes Hunting ... for Votes; and What's Happening to Our Bees
"...Teddy Roosevelt big-game stuff! And, "if you will?" What NRA member talks like that? Still, Mitt brags that he's..."

April 27, 2007 News Column by Jim Hightower

New Model Army
Anarchy in the UK
"...NRA (Amsterdam NETHERLANDS); Sat., 11pm, Beerland..."

Feb. 25, 2005 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Sticking it to the Fat, Lazy Americans
International Acts at SXSW
"...NRA (Amsterdam, Netherlands): Dikepunk. No, it's not a sexual-preference slur..."

March 13, 1998 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

Compare and Contrast
"...Aug. 31], donates to just one politician: Ted Cruz. NRA favorite Cruz takes a wholly uncritical approach to working..."

Aug. 30, 2018 Postmarks

SXSW Panel: A Conversation With Beto O’Rourke
Texas Democratic Senate hopeful pulls no punches
"...Committee dues and not taking a dime from the NRA. On his support for gun reform policy in the..."

March 10, 2018 SXSW Post by Mary Tuma

The Luv Doc: Relationship Status
In your FACEbook
"...or break relationships. I am going to take an NRA-style approach here and say that Facebook doesn't kill people('s..."

April 8, 2016 Column by The Luv Doc

The Tipping Point
By raising menu prices and eliminating gratuity, restaurateurs hope they've found the recipe for a better quality of life for staff
"...Restaurant Association (which they refer to as "the other NRA"), a group of corporate lobbyists representing some of the..."

March 25, 2016 Food Feature by Veronica Meewes

Point Austin: In Defense of the Public Square
We need to keep rejecting publicly the preposterous notion that ubiquitous guns make us safer
"...what the worst of these gun fetishists, and their industry/NRA sponsors, are advocating. Defending Community..."

Jan. 15, 2016 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Counting the Casualties
The Lege limps across the finish line
"...Cox was referring primarily to the NRA's priority items, "open carry" of firearms and "campus carry"..."

June 5, 2015 News Column by Michael King

News Ticker: May 3
All the news that's fit to blog
"...• Texas politicians are all over the National Rifle..."

May 3, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

News Ticker: April 15
All the news that's fit to blog
"...• It's fair to say that the recent Nascar/NRA collaboration could have gone a little better...."

April 15, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

Thank You for Smoking
This snarkily playful little comedy gets so wrapped up in its own barbed witticisms that it fails to land even the lightest sucker-punches on the institutions it aims to skewer.
"...lobbyist Bello) and Bobby (Koechner, here shilling for the NRA), can’t hold a candle to him in terms of..."

March 31, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Terms of Engagement
If 'We Can't Make It Here,' then James McMurtry's in big trouble
"...he was once a card-carrying member of both the NRA and ACLU, the avid outdoorsman and gun-owner has left..."

Sept. 9, 2005 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Letters at 3AM
The following examples of government mismanagement ought to be April Fools' jokes, but they're not
"...• Homeland security meets the NRA: "The good news for Americans concerned about post-9/11 preparedness..."

April 1, 2005 Column by Michael Ventura

Our readers talk back.
"...making the sickening claim that his presidency of the NRA is driven by a need for one last round..."

Jan. 10, 2003 Column

The Hightower Report
Christmas tree growers treat the poor in an un-Christian manner; Oliver North re-invades Grenada.
"...Speaking of shooting, the cruise is co-hosted by the NRA. Also, as part of the oldies theme, Reagan's old,..."

Dec. 20, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

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