Don’t F with Us

This is one of my first finds. I picked it up off the sidewalk outside of my high school sometime around ’92. I remember there was a fire drill that day. I put this in a photo album I’ve kept for all these years.

Gun Child

I volunteer at a thrift store on the weekends and while sifting through a box of junk in the back room, I found this picture sandwiched between some odds and ends. The date on the back says 1973. It now belongs to my friend Clint who proudly has it framed and hanging on his bedroom … Continued

Friendly Reminder

I know the neighbors are into guns. But finding this while out raking our front yard is … sort of ridiculous. Especially if they need to write notes to remember the shotgun!

Gun Control

I picked a little pad up off the street in the East Village on Saturday — the day after the horrible school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut — and opened to find this page. Not entirely sure of the message, but I’m going to just hope it’s in support of gun control, and against killing drugged … Continued

Everglades Gangsters

Recently I acquired several slide trays which contained photos from the 1960s and early 1970s. This one is simply captioned “March 1970.” As far as I could tell, there were no more photos pertaining to the gun club, but there were a lot of vacation photos, so maybe these folks just stopped because they wanted … Continued

Hindsight Is 20-20

I picked up a book titled The Millennium Bug at a thrift store. Inside was a list detailing what someone should stock up on to prepare for the impending ‘disaster.’ My favorite? Coffee pot comes before gun.