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Donna Carol Voss is an author and a political and cultural commentator. She hosts the podcast "Nothing to Apologize For: Own Your Faith" at donnacarolvoss.com. Catch her Fridays on Ringside Politics WGSO 990AM New Orleans, 10am Central Time. Twitter: @donnacarolvoss.

“AR” Does Not Stand for “Assault Rifle,” People

If we’re going to talk guns, we should at least get our facts right. “AR” doesn’t stand for “assault rifle.” It actually stands for “ArmaLite Rifle” and here’s why. A guy named Eugene Stoner invented the AR-15 when he worked at ArmaLite in the 1950s. He named the design ArmaLite Rifle Model Number, or ArmaLite Rifle – 15, i.e., AR-15. ...

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