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- January 7, 2016

Open Carry Proponents Celebrate With Rally, Sandwiches

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January 1 marked the first day of open carry, and its proponents braved the chill for an unapologetic victory lap. They marched from the Capitol to the Subway at Eighth and Congress, where Open Carry Texas organizers announced the sandwich shop had invited them and their firearms inside.

It was kind of a buzzkill, to be honest. Glocks, holsters, camouflage, and … turkey clubs? From there the group split between those who continued to march down Congress to Sixth Street,…