March 29, 2017

Some MDIFW Moose Hunting and Lottery Stats

Flu Shot Remains Most Dangerous Vaccine

The Department of Justice issues a report on vaccine injuries and deaths every quarter to the Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines (Click on “Meeting Book – PDF – 10.8 MB” for September 3rd meeting). There are 211 cases for vaccine injuries and deaths for the period 5/16/2015 through 8/15/2015. 86 of the settlements were listed […]

How deadly moose really are in Maine, in 4 charts

But the truth is that you’re more likely to die in a car crash by veering outside the yellow or white lines than by hitting a moose. Only about one person per year dies in a moose crash, while 108 die in what the Maine Department of Transportation describes as “lane departures.” That’s when a vehicle […]

Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States by John R. Lott, John E Whitley, Rebekah C. Riley :: SSRN

Since President Obama’s election the number of concealed handgun permits has soared, growing from 4.6 million in 2007 to over 12.8 million this year. Among the Source: Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States by John R. Lott, John E Whitley, Rebekah C. Riley :: SSRN

Percentage of Maine’s “Big Bucks” Continues to Decline

Below is s copy of a chart that is created each year by a good friend of mine. Since 1999 it shows the annual deer harvest, as provided by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. The chart makes several comparisons, as you can see. Once the deer harvest numbers are official, this chart […]

Background Checks: Waste of Tax Payer’s Money or Obama’s Big Stimulus?

According to CNS News, since president Obama took office in 2009, the FBI has averaged 32 background checks for gun purchases per minute. That’s 70,291,049 guns purchased (or background checks made) and doesn’t count for private sales, etc. So, this leaves several questions. Are people that frightened of Obama that they have ramped up guns […]

Day 52 – No Executive Orders

OBLOQUY! It is now Day 52 and still we find no executive orders on gun control posted on the White House website. There are two things I would like readers to bear in mind. The first should be a constant reminder that disarming the American citizens is the last step in the complete overthrow of […]

2012 Maine Deer Harvest Statistics

You will notice on the below chart the question being asked if big bucks in Maine are beginning to make a comeback. While the data presented indicate an increase in the number of 200-pound and greater bucks taken as a percentage of the total harvest, one should probably not jump to too many conclusions. Bucks’ […]