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Gun Crazy!
Barack Obama may not be coming to get your weapons – but he's sure doing wonders for gun & ammo sales
"...The most harrowing aspect of the monthly Saxet Gun Show at North Austin's Crockett Center is driving through..."

May 22, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Gun Control? In Texas?
Lawmakers consider Governor’s modest proposals to tackle gun violence in schools
"...doing nothing – reducing the frequency and toll of gun violence. Since 1995, when then-Gov. George W. Bush signed..."

July 20, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Bonus Bill of the Week: Mandatory Gun Shows
Undue haste to tie county hands and force them to cut rates
"...force local convention centers to give sweetheart deals to gun shows, and the gun lobby seems hellbent on pushing..."

May 8, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Gun Bullies Lead ... Lawmakers Follow
Gun activists mob Capitol to mixed reception
"...a rally featuring numerous people openly carrying rifles and shotguns, and a 3-D printer capable of making firearms on-site...."

Jan. 23, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Jane Got a Gun
Natalie Portman stars in and produced this Western
"...that’s new or exciting. Jane may get her own gun in this Western, but she also depends on the..."

Feb. 5, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

What Happened to Bonnie and Clyde's Missing Gun?
In which we hear the report of a gun and a secret is revealed
"...coincidence, also involving that Deputy Oakley but a different gun altogether, has a local connection and is being revealed..."

July 5, 2019 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Next Step for Gun Sense
Prep meeting for rally Tuesday afternoon
"...underestimate the Power of Moms. The Capitol Rally for Gun Sense is this Saturday, April 6, and Moms (and..."

April 1, 2013 News Post by Michael King

A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop
Surprisingly, Zhang Yimou's Chinese remake of the Coen brothers' debut film, Blood Simple, winds up something of a limp noodle.
"...winds up, instead, a soggy noodle. A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop more or less follows the..."

Sept. 24, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Way of the Gun
"...obvious that a movie called The Way of the Gun is an unrepentantly violent and remorseless tale, as is..."

Sept. 8, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Gun Shy
"...Jose Zuniga, Andrew Lauer, Paul Ben-Victor and Michael Mantell. Gun shy is right: This ensemble comedy-drama from first-time director/writer..."

April 21, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Is That a Gun in Your Pocket?
Texas-set comedy riffs on Lysistrata
"...the mythical Texas town of Rockford, Is That a Gun in Your Pocket? is a vulgar take on Aristophanes’..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Johnny Got His Gun
Austin-bred actor Ben McKenzie stars in this one-man show of Dalton Trumbo's timeless anti-war novel.
"...that Dalton Trumbo's searing anti-war novel Johnny Got His Gun will never go out of circulation. Bittersweet success, that...."

Sept. 26, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Bill of the Week: Closing the Gun Show Loophole
Ellis proposes universal background checks
"...ranked fourth in the country in the export of guns used in crime, according to Mayors Against Illegal Guns...."

March 9, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult
"...house-husband and baking cupcakes, but the lure of the gun proves too strong, and before you can say overkill,..."

March 25, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Texas Gun Sense on Senate Deal
Weak bill likely to be weakened in process
"...Like plenty of observers, the Texas Gun Sense anti-gun violence organization is skeptical of the compromise..."

April 11, 2013 News Post by Michael King

We Have an Issue: Another Day of Gun Violence in America
Do gun owners honestly think we don't have a problem here?
"...tragedy. On Sunday alone, there were 174 instances of gun violence across America, four of which constituted mass shootings..."

April 23, 2021 Column by Kimberley Jones

Machine Gun Preacher
Gerard Butler and Michael Shannon star in this drama about a reformed bruiser and drug addict who now rescues children from the conflict in Sudan.
"...the twinned powers of religious redemption and obsession, Machine Gun Preacher is certainly the strangest examination of grace under..."

Oct. 7, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag
"...saving graces. A would-be comedy about busting loose, The Gun In Betty Lou's Handbag takes aim but misfires, hitting..."

Aug. 28, 1992 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Naked Gun Two 1/2: The Smell of Fear
"...work of either David Zucker, director of The Naked Gun series, or Leslie Nielsen, the star. They have defied..."

July 5, 1991 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

Gun Rights Activist Says Lawmakers "Punishable by Death"
Open carry advocate threatens legislators in video
"...In the news again, gun-rights activist Kory Watkins recorded a threatening YouTube video, pressuring..."

Feb. 4, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Loading Up The Method Gun
The Rudes' latest run at UT caps eight-year odyssey with the play
"...Rude Mechs are calling the version of The Method Gun that they're performing at the University of Texas this..."

Sept. 10, 2014 Arts Post by Robert Faires

FF2012: 'Young Gun in the Time'
Korean time travel with a twist and a lot of heart at Fantastic Fest
"...This year, he's back with the even loopier Young Gun in the Time, and I'm glad of the do-over...."

Sept. 26, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Perry: A&M Shootings Not About Gun Control
Governor goes fishing and returns with poorly timed comments
"...deaths Gov. Rick Perry had already made it about gun control...."

Aug. 17, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Bring Your Gun to Work Day! (No, Please Don't)
More concealed gun licenses, fewer safety instructors, and a new bill that extends the definition of self-defense to "shoot first."
"...house, vehicle, or place of work (who takes their gun to work, and shouldn't customers be told if there..."

March 22, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

My New Gun
"...in motion when a young doctor purchases an unwanted handgun for his wife -- seems almost to be a..."

March 19, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Year of the Gun
"...days are still with us, yet Year of the Gun reduces it all to a travelogue. Frankenheimer is an..."

Nov. 8, 1991 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

Hong Kong Wigs Take On Open-Carry Gun Nuts in New Single
Proceeds going to Everytown For Gun Safety
"...Divisive, ever-urgent, and obstinate, America’s debate around gun reform persists ad nauseam. Meanwhile, the new single by..."

Nov. 1, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Cody Wilson Print Your Gun
DIY gun manufacturer will be able to print instructions online again on Aug. 1
"...able to publish instructions of how to 3-D print guns online ("The Most Dangerous Man in Austin?" Nov. 20,..."

July 27, 2018 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

The Journey of a Gun
Gun traveled circuitous path to Kevin Brown's hands
"...did still have something of value. That was a gun – specifically, a chrome, pocket-sized, .22-caliber Jennings Firearms Inc...."

Oct. 5, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

How the Gun-Toting Half Lives
Michael Cargill thrives in the age of open carry
"...To celebrate the victory in their crusade to expand gun rights in the state, activist group Open Carry Texas..."

March 18, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

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