Liam O'Brien at Melville House looks at Texas booksellers who are trying to come to terms with the state's new open carry law. Many bookstores are banning guns:
I have always believed that bookstores are forums for all ideas, but I also understand that the free exchange of those ideas can be hindered (if not entirely obstructed) when one party in the conversation holds a deadly weapon.
And one enterprising bookseller is actively encouraging guns:
Brave New Books is offering a 10 percent discount to all customers open-carrying in their store.
I know where I'd rather shop.