Guns

What’s The Pointe?

I have been going to Bay Pointe Hospital on Subic Freeport for my medical care for quite a few years, not only is it a fairly new hospital, but it also is certified by Tri-Care (my military insurance) I have grown to know and like all the Doctors there and have been treated well within…

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Want gun? Why travel?

Earlier this week, Jay Stainback submitted an article for publication here on LiP, entitles “Have gun will travel… just not in the Philippines“. It is a good article and generated lots of response. Over my years of my living in the Philippines, 18 years and counting… There are two issues which generate a lot of…

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Have gun will travel… just not to the Philippines

“Grandpa, can we shoot your guns today?”, pleaded my bored 9-year old son as we visited my father. Dad is a lifelong sportsman, who grew up on a farm hunting and fishing for recreation. I grew up in a house with 10 to 12 guns visible in cases. I shot bb guns and occasionally hunted…

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Foreigner + Gun = Prison. It’s really quite simple.

♫ Handguns are made for killin’, ain’t good for nothin’ else…♫ – Lynyrd Skynyrd Around five years ago, I accompanied a group of colleagues from Singapore to a trade show (OTC – The huge oil industry extravaganza) in Houston. Since many in the group had never been to the USA before, and as I was…

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