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  • newBuppert: The Enthusiastic Warbride
    War is the health of the State. And you are expendable. This thing that you claim keeps you safe, keeps you free? Here is what it delivers in lieu of safety and freedom: Remember these spectral images as the Oligarchs … Continue reading →
    - 57 mins ago, 18 Dec 14, 6:15am -
  • newThe Bible And Torture
    A different take, courtesy of a reader. Got courage?
    - 1 hour ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:45am -
  • newGeorgia Force On Force Winter Muster – 14 FEB 2015 – Red Top Mountain State Park
    WINTER MUSTER Training in small unit communications, land navigation, and patrol methods. Event will culminate in an FTX that will utilize all of the skills covered in the instruction. Where? Red Top Mountain State Park, Canton, Georgia When? Saturda…
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:10am -
  • newRequest In The Spirit Of The Seasons
    Any last-minute shoppers planning to use Amazon: Consider using Ms. Wolfe’s Amazon link. It won’t cost you anything. And it will help a freedom altekämpfer.
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 4:56am -
  • newMore From The Washington State Front
      Pictures and vid from last weekend’s resistance event: “I Will Not Comply” May Bring Changes to I-594 Plus news of an upcoming follow-on event this summer. Great work. Keep on swinging. Audentes fortuna iuvat.
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 4:40am -
  • newChanukah Explained
      In this video, Jim gives a short explanation of why Hanukkah is a story that every child should hear.
    - 17 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:37pm -
  • newAutomatic Target Designator
    DIY. It’s called freedom. Try it. You’ll like it.
    - 17 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:23pm -
  • newDanMorgan76: Choosing A Compass
    More important info. Getting to your destination. And then returning via a different route. You can’t fake it.
    - 17 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:17pm -
  • Are You Squared Away?
    Sam K. asks some important questions. Finals are coming up.
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:10am -
  • III to III: Support Oregon Freedom
    From over the transom: Would you consider asking people (in the NW at least) to sign the petition below? I appreciate that it’s an online petition. Yet, we worry not for lists. And as to the efficacy of such petitions, … Continue reading →
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 4:41am -

Patriot Rising

  • Who’s Winning the Battle Over Gun Rights?

    Who’s Winning the Battle Over Gun Rights?

    The answer might surprise you Guns are exploding in popularity.   Despite the millions spent by anti-gun advocates to promote gun control, more and more Americans are now embracing their gun rights.   For one thing, many sheriffs in states that rec…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:10am -
  • What Part of Shall Not Be Infringed Do You Not Understand?

    What Part of Shall Not Be Infringed Do You Not Understand?

      The UN’s Arms Trade Treaty which covers everything from small arms to battle tanks, combat aircraft and warships – will enter into force on 24 December 2014, Christmas Eve. This treaty has not been ratified by our Congress but has the support…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Dec 14, 10:42pm -
  • Lawsuit: Cops Confiscate Guns From Home After False Arrest

    Lawsuit: Cops Confiscate Guns From Home After False Arrest

    Police refuse to return guns despite dropping all charges nearly four months ago After falsely arresting a concealed carry permit holder nearly four months ago, Bakersfield, Calif., police confiscated all the guns from his home and never returned the…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 12:46am -
  • Watch What Happened When Two Thugs Started a Gunfight With a 74-Year-Old Woman
    A 74-year-old woman came out on top of a gunfight with two criminal thugs after they tried to rob her pawn shop in Springdale, Arkansas this past weekend, but was subsequently blamed by her neighbor for daring to defend herself. Marcus Gould and Leon…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 10:36pm -
  • Beloit Police Want to Search Homes for Guns Without Warrants

    Beloit Police Want to Search Homes for Guns Without Warrants

    Asks residents’ consent to searches in bid to find modified toy guns A police boss in Wisconsin expects residents to allow gun searches by police without a court issued warrant.   Police Chief Norm Jacobs of Beloit believes the searches will turn…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 7:52pm -
  • There Is No Such Thing As a Gun-Free Zone

    There Is No Such Thing As a Gun-Free Zone

    You can’t eliminate guns or “gun violence”   I get the Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America Facebook feed.   Anytime anyone is shot MDA waves the bloody shirt. The younger the victim, the better. For example, “A two-year-old toddler…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 7:44pm -
  • Robber With Toy Gun Shot by Pharmacist With Real Gun

    Robber With Toy Gun Shot by Pharmacist With Real Gun

    “Don’t bring a toy gun to a real gun fight,” resident said A man with a toy gun attempted to rob a pharmacy but was shot by the pharmacist armed with a real handgun.   The would-be robber is now in the hospital after he brandished a toy gun at…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 9:35pm -
  • Selecting the Right Holster for the Job

    Selecting the Right Holster for the Job

    This post might get some push-back from my military service friends but I welcome the comments. I have been meaning to write about various holster options for a while and what I believe based upon my experiences with holsters I own and my perceptions…
    - 16 days ago, 1 Dec 14, 8:16pm -
  • People Today Need To Obtain The Security Of A Firearm BEFORE Times Get Tough

    People Today Need To Obtain The Security Of A Firearm BEFORE Times Get Tough

    When our false economy finally implodes (and it will), times will get tough, and worse.   Some believe that we will very likely experience a ‘Greater Depression’ and a devastating breakdown of our civilized social fabric – leading to extremely…
    - 28 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 10:19pm -
  • Gun sales surge ahead of jury’s Ferguson decision

    Gun sales surge ahead of jury’s Ferguson decision

    In this Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 photo, Steven King works behind the counter at at Metro Shooting Supplies, in Bridgeton, Mo. St. Louis County gun dealers like King are reporting a surge in sales and an increase in first-time buyers as fearful residen…
    - 28 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 9:30pm -

The Armed Lutheran

  • NOIR Season Finale: “Noir’s Last Chance”
    NOIR Episode 22 “NOIR’s Last Chance” wraps up the first season. Colion and LaSorte reveal who won the NOIR Challenge, the guest challenge, and explain why the show has opened up a new world for shooters.The post NOIR Season Finale: “Noir’s…
    - 4 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • NOIR Episode 21: Better with Age
    In NOIR Episode 21, Jerry Miculek proves in shooting, age is just a number. Colion and LaSorte hope to follow his lead and continue to do what they love for the rest of their lives.The post NOIR Episode 21: Better with Age appeared first on The Arme…
    - 6 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 5:59pm -
  • Jesus, Michael Brown, and Ferguson
    Reader Liz is troubled by my response to the Michael Brown shooting, verdict and subsequent rioting in Ferguson, Missouri. Her comment in response to my article is a good one, and worth responding to in depth. For context, if you have not done so alr…
    - 8 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Key-Bar Key Organizer Review
    Tired of that unruly, noisy wad of keys you carry in your pocket? The Key-Bar key organizer has the solution. The Key-Bar organizes your key collection like a multi-tool, allowing you to fold the keys up in a neat package that eliminates the rattle a…
    - 11 days ago, 7 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • A Lutheran Look at the Life and Death of Michael Brown
    The Lutheran interpretation of the Fourth Commandment tells us all we need to know to understand Ferguson, Michael Brown, and the current state of race relations in America. The urban black community today is raising a generation of young thugs with…
    - 13 days ago, 5 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • TMT Tactical Helps Raise Funds for Lone Survivor Foundation
    One of two Glock 21 handguns that customized for former Navy Seal and Lone Survivor Marcus Luttrell was auctioned off on November 21 at the Lone Survivor Foundation’s Houston Gala fundraising event, raising $40,000 for the Foundation. “Through do…
    - 18 days ago, 30 Nov 14, 12:55pm -
  • NOIR Episode 20: The Jedi of Shooting
    On the latest episode of NOIR, special Guest Travis Haley gives Noir & LaSorte some expert advice.The post NOIR Episode 20: The Jedi of Shooting appeared first on The Armed Lutheran.
    - 20 days ago, 28 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • Happy Thanksgiving 2014
    Once again, liberals are hoping you’ll ruin your holiday by talking about controversial political subjects over your Thanksgiving meal today. Remember last year when Barack Obama tweeted this picture of a metrosexual loser in onesie pajamas asking…
    - 21 days ago, 27 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • Who is Vivek Murthy?
    When was the last time you paid attention to who the Surgeon General of the United States was? Can you name more than two people who have held that post in the past? Can you tell me even one thing that any person who has ever held that position has e…
    - 22 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 7:07pm -
  • NOIR Episode 19 “The Tortoise and the Hare”
    Guest Rob Pincus practices concealed draw from a vehicle with Colion, and LaSorte perseveres through his injury during the NOIR Challenge.The post NOIR Episode 19 “The Tortoise and the Hare” appeared first on The Armed Lutheran.
    - 23 days ago, 25 Nov 14, 12:00pm -

Idaho Holsters

Idaho Holsters

702 Shooter

  • Multitasker Series 3
    …The post Multitasker Series 3 appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 15 days ago, 2 Dec 14, 7:37pm -
  • Clark County Shooting Complex
    …The post Clark County Shooting Complex appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 11 Aug 14, 11:54pm -
  • Boulder Rifle & Pistol Club
    …The post Boulder Rifle & Pistol Club appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 11 Aug 14, 11:34pm -
  • Spurlock’s Gun Shop
    …The post Spurlock’s Gun Shop appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 3 Aug 14, 11:16am -
  • Gun Show Ammo
    …The post Gun Show Ammo appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 3 Aug 14, 11:08am -
  • Fallout Firearms
    …The post Fallout Firearms appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 3 Aug 14, 10:59am -
  • Double Tap
    …The post Double Tap appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 3 Aug 14, 10:51am -
  • Big Gun Enterprises
    …The post Big Gun Enterprises appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 3 Aug 14, 10:32am -
  • Bargain Pawn
    …The post Bargain Pawn appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 3 Aug 14, 9:03am -
  • Strip Gun Club
    …The post Strip Gun Club appeared first on 702 Shooter.
    - 31 Jul 14, 10:23pm -

A Keyboard and a .45

  • Democrat Leadership Trying to Close Fort Worth Gun Shows
    New York and Colorado have been at the top of the news for horrendous anti-gun legislation.  New York has their laughable 7 round magazine capacity limitation and Colorado may very well ban most pump action shotguns along with other firearms they co…
    - 5 Mar 13, 1:41am -
  • Notes From the Sidebar
    The OldNFO has informative and interesting comments on A New Doctor...Live From the Alamo City has a post In honor of Texas Independence Day.Bob S. has a few Tales from the Great Ammo Shortage of ’13, well actually only one tale, but a telling o…
    - 3 Mar 13, 7:55pm -
  • One Last Post on Biden and Shotguns
    One last post on VP Joe Biden and shotguns, I promise.  Well, last post until he says something else stupid on the subject.Biden tells every talking head who will have him that a shotgun is all anyone, especially women, need for home defense.  His…
    - 1 Mar 13, 11:36pm -
  • Joe Biden, Vice President and Self Defense Expert
    Biden continues with his "Shotgun beats AR-15" meme, doubling down on his affirmation that a shotgun is all you need to defend yourself.As reported in the Washington Free Beacon:Biden: ‘Just Fire the Shotgun Through the Door’Do I need to say any…
    - 1 Mar 13, 12:39am -
  • Good Thing I'm Right Eye Dominant
    First thing yesterday morning I helped a friend take down a dead Post Oak in his front yard.  Post Oak trunks stay pretty thick for a good ways up there so you can picture my old rear end up a tree with my 24" Husqvarna Rancher chain saw.  Note to…
    - 25 Feb 13, 11:59pm -
  • Notes From the Sidebar
    Michael Bane has a Colorado Update that is important reading for anyone lives in Colorado, vacations in Colorado or might plan to retire in Colorado.  Even if you drive through Colorado with a firearm on your side or in your vehicle, you should rea…
    - 24 Feb 13, 6:37pm -
  • James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction
    The online auction catalogs for the Spring James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction are now available.  The hard copy of catalog 1 has arrived on my front step and it is pretty much 1 full inch thick.  I have many hours of viewing, and reading…
    - 23 Feb 13, 12:53am -
  • Smoke Pot, Buy a Gun, Become an Instant Felon
    Colorado has legalized the recreational use of Marijuana.  The Libertarians, the Druggies, and the Druggie Libertarians can celebrate.  If the United States were governed as the Constitutional Republic our Forefathers created, that would be the end…
    - 22 Feb 13, 3:04am -
  • Lead by Example Mr. Vice President
    So Vice President Biden believes that the best means of defense for a woman home alone is a double barrel 12 ga. shotgun.  He also believes that stepping out the back door and firing a couple rounds into the air will deter any and all home intruders…
    - 21 Feb 13, 2:33am -
  • My Wife as a Zombie
    Via the Walking Dead, Dead Yourself AppI don't often post a picture of my Sweetie, but this was to funny to pass up.
    - 19 Feb 13, 2:19am -

AmmoLand.com News

Mississippi Gun News

  • newSupport For Gun Rights Hits 20 Year High
    BY MISSISSIPPI REBEL Despite the best efforts of the media and politicians, gun rights are more popular than ever.New polling by Pew Research shows that most Americans support gun rights over gun control for the first time in two decades. The poll f…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 9:28pm -
  • Background Checks Initiative Launches In Nevada…NRA Sitting Out Again
    BY BLUEGRASS BRUCE Gun control groups are launching another billionaire-backed campaign to expand background checks in Nevada, the latest in their efforts to roll back gun rights at the state level. And just like in Washington State, the NRA is sitti…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 4:04pm -
  • Washington State Gun Control Activists Vow More Legislation
    FROM NRA-ILA In Washington State, gun control activists are already vowing that the recently-passed anti-gun Initiative 594 is just their first step toward dismantling gun rights.  In fact, they are promising to dump more anti-gun bills at the legis…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 2:42pm -
  • Is Your Ability to Protect Your Family a Right or a Privilege?
    BY DANA CRISWELL Is self-defense a right or a privilege?  Is carrying a firearm protected by the U.S. Constitution or is it a privilege granted to you by your local politician or state police?  Those are questions that are becoming more and more im…
    - 4 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 3:03pm -
  • Campus Carry Bill Filed in Florida
    Tallahassee, Florida – December 10 – Just weeks after a shooting in the Strozier Library at Florida State University left three students injured, a bill has been filed to restore the ability of concealed carry licensees to carry a firearm on c…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 1:16pm -
  • New York State Deems 278 Gun Owners Too “Unstable” For Firearms
    BY BLUEGRASS BRUCE New York State is set to confiscate firearms from nearly 300 individuals who the state has judged to be “mentally unfit”, reports say.New York’s SAFE Act gun control law allows the state to confiscate firearms from people wh…
    - 7 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 9:07pm -
  • Why I Carry a Gun: Because of Random Acts of Violence
    BY DANA CRISWELL Once again Memphis, TN politicians are sitting on their hands and resting on the liberal ideal of disarming all honest citizens and their city is quickly becoming the wild, wild, west. Since November 30 there has been 3 instances of…
    - 8 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Why I Carry a Gun: Even In My Home
    BY DANA CRISWELL Allen, TX police reported two home invasions in their town this past week.  In both cases residents of the home were bound with duct tape and held at gun point while the invaders took computers, cash, and jewelry. One victim told WF…
    - 9 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 1:29pm -
  • Girl Shoots And Kills Stalking Mountain Lion
    BY MISSISSIPPI REBEL A twelve-year-old girl killed a mountain lion that was threatening to attack her on a hunting trip in New Mexico.Alyssa Caldwell was hunting elk with her father in October when he left her alone to gather some gear. Almost immedi…
    - 9 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 12:14am -
  • Attend Political Leadership School and Change the Direction of Our Country
    BY DANA CRISWELL If you are like me you are sick and tired of politics and politicians.  It seems every election I am told that I must vote for the guy with the “R” behind his name even if I believe he is nothing more than the lesser of two evil…
    - 10 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 3:09pm -

Best Defense LLC

Cemetery's Gun Blob

  • Gun Porn
    Merwin Hulbert Pocket Army 44 with Skull Crusher grip. Over 120 years old, and still thumps full house 44.40s with authority.
    - 59 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 10:50pm -
  • Six Years
    This blob has been around for 6 years. Meh.
    - 94 days ago, 14 Sep 14, 9:44pm -
  • In NYS: Safe Act Part 2??
    Rumblings of a Safe Act 2 if Cuomo gets reelected….which he will.  People might squawk about Dem’s not liking Cuomo, but remember, they HATE Republican’s even more. Anyway, what would Safe Act 2 do?  Not much is revealed in the … Continue r…
    - 94 days ago, 14 Sep 14, 9:41pm -
  • NJ Dem’s vote for gun control bill they don’t like
    Three NJ Democrats vote in support of a bill, they don’t agree with.  Why would they do it?  It’s NJ that’s why.  But, it’s really just to put Christie in a bind cause he’s a Republican….NJ politics, it’s what you … Continue readin…
    - 16 May 14, 1:37pm -
  • Wizard of ID on Smart Gun Tech

    - 27 Apr 14, 1:39pm -
  • Sen Harry Reid’s Family History
    Found this on the bookface….. Judy Walkman, a professional genealogy researcher in southern California , was doing some personal work on her own family tree. She discovered that Senator Harry Reid’s great-great uncle, Remus Reid, was hanged for h…
    - 23 Apr 14, 2:20pm -
  • CSGV Fail
    So while people debate the validity of the Everytown FAIL…..CSGV failed on their own, look at the projectile…..
    - 22 Apr 14, 1:31pm -
  • Photo
    What do you think?  Winchester Model 12?
    - 20 Apr 14, 8:31pm -
  • Friday Morning Stupidity

    - 7 Mar 14, 3:40pm -
  • Taking the White Man’s Guns in CT

    - 6 Mar 14, 2:33am -

Survival Gear

Dave Codrea's Feed

  • newAnti-gun politician convicted over teen staffer vowing revenge
    Democratic Virginia State Delegate Joe Morrissey “is on a leash,” Henrico County Sheriff Michael Wade told CBS 6 in a Tuesday report on the jailed politician’s work release arrangement. Morrissey, 57, was convicted last week...
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 9:41pm -
  • Virginia’s McAuliffe proposes 2A infringements on Bill of Rights Day
    As with almost everyone else with establishment influence in government and media, current Virginia Governor and former Democrat National Committee Chair and Clinton campaign honcho Terry McAuliffe was silent on his official commonwealth website...…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Dec 14, 10:24pm -
  • Jihadist hostage-taker enabled by Australian gun laws
    An Islamic gunman who took Sydney cafe employees and customers hostage is among the three people reported dead after automatic weapon-wielding police using flash grenades stormed the building early Tuesday morning Australian time, Fox News is...
    - 2 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 8:04pm -
  • Bill of Rights Day largely unnoticed by government and media
    December 15 is Bill of Rights Day, Russia’s Sputnik.com reported Monday. It commemorates the ratification of the first 10 amendments to the Constitution, adopted to allay anti-Federalist fears and to ostensibly guarantee individual rights...
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 4:43pm -
  • Olympia rally draws defiant gun owners to protest new edict
    A crowd of gun rights activists, many armed, estimated at 1,000 by the Washington State Patrol and at up to 3,000 per a photo gallery caption accompanying The Seattle Times’ report, gathered at the State Capitol in...
    - 3 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 9:45pm -
  • Pew poll confirms amnesty a danger to gun rights
    Survey results made public Wednesday by Pew Research Center show public support for protecting gun rights on the rise across all demographics except for two notable categories, “liberal Democrats” and “Hispanics.”...
    - 5 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 8:21pm -
  • Republicans leaving anti-rights restoration provision in appropriations bill
    Despite a big win in November, Republicans are ceding to the wishes of Barack Obama while alienating their conservative base, political commentator James Simpson noted in a Thursday American Thinker analysis of the 2015 spending bill being...
    - 6 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 7:44pm -
  • Nevada gun rights group says Secretary of State ignored petition laws
    A statewide grassroots gun rights group told Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller official acceptance of petition signatures as “sufficient” to qualify for a ballot measure on background checks was in violation of state law. Nevadans...
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 12:42am -
  • Florida open carry case tests recognition of bearing arms
    A conviction being contested in Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal will challenge the state’s recognition of the meaning of the right to bear arms, NBC’s WPT5 in West Palm Beach reported Monday. Unknown...
    - 7 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 10:02pm -
  • Nevada accepts Bloomberg ‘gun control’ ballot measure despite irregularities
    Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller has certified that proponents of a Michael Bloomberg-backed 2016 ballot measure on “background checks” have submitted the required number of signatures The Washington Times reported Monday. The...
    - 8 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 11:36pm -

DC Handgun Info

Dustin's Gun Blog

  • Save Thousands on your Electric Bill
    I'd like to welcome our newest sponsor - Solar City.  When we sat down with our Solar City Rep he created a lease package for us that is going to save us Thousands of dollars on our...
    - 25 May 13, 1:52am -
  • Teacher Arrested in Kansas for Bearing Arms
    Do we create a "safe" environment when we disarm teachers and force them to be defenseless?  Or worse - arrest them?  I think not.  Not only is it unconstitutional to disarm our...
    - 25 May 13, 1:25am -
  • Turn in your Arms - the Government will take care of you
    Turning in weapons worked really well for the Native Americans didn't it?  Then again, maybe not.  If you have any doubts just look up Wounded Knee.
    - 1 May 13, 2:47pm -
  • RealBullet.com
    The folks over at RealBullet.com were kind enough to send me a few samples of their products to try out and review.   I am happy to say that after using the products that I received I am 100%...
    - 26 Apr 13, 4:00pm -
  • Guns in America
    The Blaze has a very cool series named Guns in America that is helping to spread truth and dispel myth.  Recent topics include Women & Guns, Gun Industry Employment, and Gun Ownership....
    - 26 Apr 13, 1:09am -
  • Standing up for Free Speech
    8th grader Jared Marcum was not the first youth to be unjustifiably disciplined for wearing an NRA Shirt, but I believe he may be the first to wear the exact same shirt on the very first day...
    - 25 Apr 13, 9:52pm -
  • Star Parker - Standing up for Gun Rights
    Three must see videos posted by gun rights activist Star Parker:
    - 22 Mar 13, 7:37pm -
  • Arizona Ranked #1 for Gun Owners
    Guns and Ammo ranked all of the States to see where gun owners enjoyed the most freedom, and I'm happy to report that Arizona was ranked number 1 on the list with 49 out of a maximum of 50 points!...
    - 20 Mar 13, 3:09am -
  • Equal Gun Rights!
    From the SAF. Find additional details at equalgunrights.com
    - 27 Feb 13, 7:57pm -
  • AZ Representative Harper Opposes War on 2nd Amendment
    Arizona Representative Harper:  The issue is Mental Health, not the 2nd Amendment:
    - 20 Dec 12, 2:58pm -

Empty Mags

  • SHM Loudener
    Snake Hound Machine has introduced a new muzzle device which was designed to do one thing: make your rifle louder. Why would you want to make your rifle louder? I love making noise, and I fully intend on picking one of these up sometime down the Se…
    - 22 Jul 13, 6:59pm -
  • Don’t Let Paintballers Touch Your Rifle
    I know playing paintball is fun, I used to do it all the time; but there is a good reason that your AR-15 doesn’t have some of the same features as your paintball gun. If you’re unfamiliar, some paintball markers (guns) come with a long trigger…
    - 19 Jul 13, 4:35pm -
  • Lacking a Warrant, PCSD Raids a House for Possible Domestic Violence
    Pima County Sheriff’s Deputies pulled a man and his wife out of their home and handcuffed them in the yard. There were Deputies with their service rifles trained on the couple while other members of the department searched their house with out a wa…
    - 18 Jul 13, 3:50pm -
  • “Get a Shotgun”, He Said…
    “Fire two blasts”, he said… Remember this? Just walk out on the balcony here, walk out and put that double barrel shotgun and fire two blasts outside the house. That’s what our Vice President recommends. When some scumbags were spotted possi…
    - 18 Jul 13, 3:22pm -
  • More on Gun Geolocation App
    Glad to see this app getting the reviews it deserves. From play.google.com: Some of the reviews: How many marks at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave? I rate one star only because you can’t rate no stars. What next, tatoos on all law abiding gun owners forehea…
    - 12 Jul 13, 5:37pm -
  • Geolocate Dangerous Guns?
    There’s an app for that. Geolocate Dangerous Guns and Owners with the Gun Geo Marker. Geolocation means marking dangerous sites on the App’s map so that you and others can be aware of the risks in your neighborhood. The Gun Geo Marker operates v…
    - 11 Jul 13, 6:44am -
  • Hornady Suspends Manufacture of Certain Ammo
    In an effort to produce and ship more of the commonly sought after ammunition that Hornady sells, they will be temporarily stopping production on less popular ammo so they can focus on making what people are after. As you are aware, 2013 has been on…
    - 10 Jul 13, 1:54am -
  • Archery and Your Gun
    I think I am somewhat of an anomaly as far as casual shooters go. I don’t use firearms for my job. I don’t shoot competitively. I shoot for fun and use firearms to hunt tasty meat. However, I’ve sent tens, if not hundreds of thousands of rounds…
    - 8 Jul 13, 5:22pm -
  • Chicken Wing!
    Chicken wings suck. Both the kind you eat and when shooting your rifle. Actual chicken wings are pretty useless. On a live chicken – their wings only allow them to fly short distances. That sucks. On your table – they are way to much work for th…
    - 8 Jul 13, 3:38pm -
  • Proposed New Tax on Concealable Guns
    Since banning guns outright seems to be losing traction, house democrats are again looking at a bill introduced in February that will add a 10% excise tax on concealable firearms. The revenue would then go to Eric Holder to use for a government spons…
    - 25 Jun 13, 6:47pm -

Eric Puryear's Feed

  • My Daughter Deserves Safety Just as Much as President Obama's Daughters
    President Obama is a long-standing opponent of gun rights. He has opposed concealed carry, going so far as to voice support for a Federal law banning concealed carry in every state. One would be hard-pressed to...
    - 11 Jan 13, 4:25am -
  • Mother shoots home invader in defense of her twins
    As reported, a Loganville, Georgia woman used her handgun to stop an intruder who broke in and pursued her and her children into the crawlspace.Police say that at about 1:00pm, the woman was home in her Loganville, GA...
    - 7 Jan 13, 2:26am -
  • Miami homeowner shoots naked burglar in self defense
    Police say that at about 5:00am, a homeowner on the 100 block of NW 56 Street awoke to the sound of his dog barking outside. The homeowner went to investigate and found a naked man choking his dog...
    - 3 Jan 13, 3:19am -
  • Texas homeowner shoots intruder in self defense
    As reported, a Harris County, Texas man used his gun to stop an intruder who broke in and refused to leave despite being warned:Police say that at about 2:00am, the homeowner awoke to the sound of glass breaking...
    - 1 Jan 13, 9:18pm -
  • Armed employee stops two business burglars
    A pair of intruders were stopped by an armed employee late on Friday night.Police say that just before 11:30 PM, a pair of burglars entered Sharp's Outdoor Power Equipment, located on the 5900 block of 4th...
    - 17 Apr 11, 2:59pm -
  • Store manager shoots armed robber in self defense
    The manager of a convenience store reportedly used his gun to stop an armed robber.Police say that a robber entered the Leal Food Mart on the 2100 block of Leal Street in San Antonio, TX during the night shift...
    - 1 Feb 11, 4:34am -
  • Armed convenience store clerk fends off armed robber
    A convenience store clerk reportedly used his gun to chase off a would-be robber who was armed with a gun.Police say that at about 7:00PM, a robber, who was dressed in black, armed with a gun, and...
    - 28 Jan 11, 4:01am -
  • Burglar shot by armed homeowner
    A burglar was reportedly shot in self defense by a homeowner.Police say that a burglar kicked in the front door of a home in Fresno, CA and entered. Acting in self defense, the owner of the home reportedly...
    - 23 Jan 11, 2:17am -
  • Armed homeowner shoots home invader in self defense
    A homeowner reportedly used his gun to stop an early-morning intruder.Police say that just before 5:45AM, they received a 911 call reporting an in-progress home invasion on the 2100 block of Georgetown Blvd in Lansing, MI...
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  • Armed guest saves residents from a pair of armed home invaders
    A guest reportedly used his handgun to stop the two armed home invaders who knocked on the door and then rushed inside.Police say that just before 11:30PM, two home invaders armed themselves with a rifle and a pistol...
    - 6 Jan 11, 3:02am -

Firearms and Freedom

  • Next Time Someone Tells You CEO Pay Should go to Employees
    We repeatedly see complaints about how much CEOs are paid when the question of minimum wage hikes comes up, with the implication (or outright claim) that if the CEO and executives were paid less, the minimum wage hike wouldn’t be … Continue readi…
    - 19 May 14, 11:58pm -
  • Interesting experience at UW Madison
    I just got back from a commencement ceremony at UW Madison, and two or three times a speaker mentioned that President Obama visited the campus twice in the last year. The reaction was closer to what I would expect if … Continue reading →
    - 18 May 14, 2:07am -
  • This is Why They Say “Never Ask a Question You Don’t Know the Answer to”
    MSNBC anchor Contessa Brewer thought she could score some points against Republican Congressman Rep. Mo Brooks by snarkily asking “Do you have a degree in economics?” while she was interviewing him. His reply? “Yes ma’am I do, highest honors.…
    - 29 Mar 14, 4:35am -
  • More From My Sheriff

    - 28 Mar 14, 2:56am -
  • Something New
    I just purchased my first turkey hunting permit. Looking forward to trying that, the time slot I have is for mid-May this year.
    - 20 Mar 14, 5:40pm -
  • Gratuitous Gun Pics
    I purchased this a while back to fill the 22 pistol slot in the Must Have Gun List. Ruger MK II with a 12 inch barrel and a Leopold 4 power scope. … Continue reading →
    - 18 Mar 14, 2:01am -
  • Voting Time Standardization
    There is a bill in the Wisconsin Legislature to standardize the voting hours for early voting in Wisconsin. In recent elections, the heavily liberal areas of Milwaukee and Madison have had much longer early voting hours, including weekends, where mos…
    - 15 Mar 14, 6:11am -
  • Defending Hillary
    It doesn’t happen often, but in this case I completely agree with Hillary Clinton. She is drawing fire after comparing Russia’s moves in Ukraine to “protect” people there to what Hitler did at the beginning of World War II. The … Continue r…
    - 6 Mar 14, 5:40pm -
  • A Tale of Two Bills
    This week, Wisconsin assembly majority leader Bill Kramer was ousted due to allegedly groping one woman, and “verbally abusing” another. The Republican caucus voted unanimously to remove him. Contrast that with another Bill, Bill Clinton. There w…
    - 5 Mar 14, 6:40pm -
  • Who’s Really the Racist Here?
    Eric Holder is now trying to get 11 states to lift their restrictions on felons voting. Because it is somehow racist. This is the same guy that claims voter ID laws are racist. And that punishing students for WHAT THEY … Continue reading →
    - 13 Feb 14, 5:08am -

Minuteman Review

  • Aporkalypse Now
    I don't know about you but I think it should be illegal not to do this.
    - 12 Mar 13, 7:16pm -
  • MTV Warns America
    Ironic that this commercial was made during the Bush Administration, and Obama has only continued the same policies, but worse.
    - 16 Jan 13, 6:59pm -
  • Kudos to Ruger!
    http://www.ruger.com/micros/advocacy/takeAction.htmlThank you so much to Ruger for making it so easy for people to contact the President, Vice-President, your Senators, Representative, Governor, Lieutenant Governor, State-Level Elected Officials and…
    - 12 Jan 13, 8:05pm -
  • I need help loading the bullets into the clip
    I have this clip and some bullets and I just cannot figure out how you are suppose to load them. Can anyone help?Confused? Find out what the difference is between a "Clip and a Magazine".
    - 11 Jan 13, 12:12am -
  • Why Would a Gunowner Need More than 10 Rounds?
    Consider this, the woman shoots the intruder 6 times. He lays down and cries, and then gets up and leaves. What if there were more than 1 attacker? What if there were 3?
    - 10 Jan 13, 6:47am -
  • When They Come For Your Guns
    Although I am posting this after today's announcement that Obama could consider Executive Order to ram through some sort of gun law, I do not see an imminent ban of any kind on the horizon. I see the EO comments as the Executive branch's way of sayin…
    - 10 Jan 13, 3:18am -
  • Time to Choose

    - 9 Jan 13, 2:25am -
  • Gun Grabbers Reveal Their Plan
    OK, it is fair to say that we knew their plan for a long time, if we were paying attention.We knew Obama wanted to disarm Americans and create more gun control. I knew many people throughout Obama's first term though, even gun owners, who told me tha…
    - 5 Jan 13, 11:49pm -
  • Join the NRA and get a Bass Pro Shops Gift Card
    Join the NRA for $25 and get a $25 gift card for Bass Pro Shops!https://membership.nrahq.org/forms/signup.asp?CampaignID=bassprowy
    - 29 Dec 12, 8:06am -
  • Gun Control for Dummies

    - 28 Dec 12, 9:15pm -

Gears of Guns

  • newPoll: What does your range offer you?
    Typically there are three different types of ranges a shoot can go to. A range open to the public, a range that is members only and requires a yearly or monthly fee or land you or a friend owns that you normally shoot on. Today we are polling about w…
    - 19 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Video: New SilencerCo Harvester 300 BLK Ammunition
     
    - 8 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 11:00am -
  • Poll: If you could only own ONE NFA item what would it be?
    I personally would pick a suppressor.
    - 10 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 11:00am -
  • Talon Grips for Glock 21 Review
    I have been provided the materials needed for this review. However, my opinions are entirely my own and I have not been paid to publish positive comments. I was contacted by Talon Grips to review their product for my Glock 21. Introduction Gun stippl…
    - 14 days ago, 4 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Olight R40 Seeker 1100 Lumen Flashlight Review
    I have been provided the materials needed for this review. However, my opinions are entirely my own and I have not been paid to publish positive comments. I have been carrying a few flashlights with me where ever I go for the past few weeks. People k…
    - 15 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Poll: Do you include gym training to improve your shooting technique?
    Do you workout and train in the gym to help improve your shooting technique? Growing up I was a competitive swimmer and one of the things taught is how to have more control over your heart rate and how to slow it down with breathing exercises. This h…
    - 17 days ago, 1 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Name this Gun 11-26: Robinson Armament XCR-M
    Specs Calibers: .308, .243, .260 Overall Length: 37″ (18.6″ barrel) Collapsed Folded Length: 30″ (18.6″ barrel) Weight Empty:9.25lbs (heavy contour barrel) Barrel Lengths: 16″, 18.6″, 20″ Top Rail Length: 20″ Side and Bottom Rails:9.4…
    - 22 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • Name this gun 11-26?
    Can you correct identify this firearm? Wednesday the 26th we will reveal the answer and share a little bit more about this firearm. Good Luck!
    - 28 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Video: Jerry Miculek shooting 1000 yards with a Barrett .50BMG in 2 seconds
    Jerry Miculek is fun to watch. He is always trying to make cool trick shots that are just incredible feats. I had to watch this video twice to understand what happened. He was using the balloon as an aiming point and not as a target. The reason for t…
    - 29 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Poll: Tech in Shooting
    I have noticed as I go to the range lately, I carry out about 75 pounds of gear. This doesn’t even include my guns and their respective cases. Range Tech in the Range Bag While a lot of what I carry to the range is related to reviews and just norma…
    - 31 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 12:00pm -

God, Gals, Guns, Grub

  • A "grey man" in tactical pants?
    Two statements I want to make as I begin are A) I wear either black or coyote brown 5.11 or Propper tactical pants most days and B) almost nobody notices or pays attention to them... I've actually checked with people... friends, family, acquaintances…
    - 17 days ago, 1 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • Do you need a Grab-n-Go Two-Way Radio Bag?
    In a day and age of smart phones, there isn't a lot of consideration for other modes of two-way communication by many people. While a lot of those in the prepping community are investing in HAM and MURS radio systems, I would suggest that there is st…
    - 46 days ago, 2 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • Five thoughts for firearms instructors...
    Over the past couple of years, I've read a number of blog posts and articles about what new shooters and students should look for when seeking out a firearms instructor. Most of the suggestions are pretty good and some are just common sense... sugges…
    - 77 days ago, 1 Oct 14, 9:55pm -
  • 30 days with the New York Reload...
    I've carried a lot of different guns in even more different holsters over the years as a law enforcement officer in the 1980s and 1990s... to concealed carry in the 2000s, almost every day for over ten years now here in Ohio. I've carried full-size r…
    - 26 Jul 14, 6:36am -
  • Keeping your doors closed...
    Most folks enter homes and buildings through doors... it's how we're trained since we could walk. Bad guys enter the same way most of the time. I'd like to suggest a few easy and inexpensive ways to slow down the bad guys when they try to get into yo…
    - 28 Jun 14, 2:49pm -
  • Under construction...
    Several folks have emailed and sent Facebook messages wondering if I had given up on blogging... the answer is no, I still enjoy blogging, but the reality is two-fold.  The gals and I have launched some ambitious new projects here at home and I'll l…
    - 19 Jun 14, 11:32pm -
  • Five guns for gals who carry...
    What gun should I get?  If I had a dollar for every time I was asked that question, the gals and I'd be living on a ranch out west by now.  There's an endless number of blog posts, gun magazine articles, online reviews, and opinions out there on th…
    - 2 May 14, 4:20am -
  • Bullseye and combat accuracy... you need both!
    My friend and I were out back on our shootin' range putting some lead downrange and the discussion of bullseye verses combat accuracy came up after some recent blog posts out there on the interwebs. I think both are important and I've used a lot of d…
    - 17 Mar 14, 12:00pm -
  • Buck Knives X-Tract
    The second knife I ever had as a kid growing up was a Sabre scout knife... or camping knife as we called it back them. That was a time when a child having a knife didn't result in a school lock-down and SWAT showing up. There are updated versions of…
    - 24 Feb 14, 1:00pm -
  • Training, Practice, and Conditioning for those of us who don't operate...
    "Bro, do you even operate?" says the bumper sticker of a local tactical wanna-be type... on the back of his jacked-up, never-seen-mud, black tactical Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with all the subtlety of an M1 Abrams tank in a McDonald's drive-thru during…
    - 17 Feb 14, 1:00pm -

Gun Free Zone

  • newRepublican Martha McSally wins Gabby Gifford’s congressional seat
    Republican Martha McSally has prevailed in Arizona’s 2nd Congressional District over Democratic Rep. Ron Barber following a recount after initial vote totals showed McSally ahead by fewer than 200 votes… (Gabby) Giffords’ gun-control group, Am…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 9:31pm -
  • newExorcism needed in the White House, stat!
    It seem the soul of Hugo Chavez took residence at 1600 Pennsylvania Av. Your taxes will soon be providing “foreign aid” to the regime. Enjoy.
    - 11 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 7:56pm -
  • newGun Control’s Empty Cheering.
    After the midterm elections and by the amount of noise generated from Washington’s I-594 by the Opposition, you would have thought we were about to have to turn in our guns and seek forgiveness. But we are closing the year and find out that a Pew R…
    - 16 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 3:23pm -
  • newWashington State: Lewis County Sheriff’s Office states that I-594 too vague to enforce.

    - 17 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:39pm -
  • newBest C-Span call ever!
    I don’t know who the gentlemen are other that they are brothers. And they must have some sort of political relevance to be interviewed in C-Span and that the hold opposite views. But when Mom calls and dress them down on National TV, they revert to…
    - 19 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 12:30pm -
  • Adding insult to injury
    Burglars try to ruin Alabama family’s Christmas, end up staring down the barrel of a pink pistol Two days later, police were called to investigate a second burglary in the community in which a family reported that their computer, some jewelry, a tr…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 6:11pm -
  • Book Review: False Gods by J.D. Kinman.
    I suck at book reviews, I don’t want to give anything away because I believe you should have the pleasure of discovering the whole thing by yourself. When Bad People doing bad things make life so miserable that Good People (and young ones to boot)…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 2:29pm -

My Gun Culture

  • newMan Cave Makeover or Dame Den Remodeling Sweepstakes from Crimson Trace
    I just got an email from Crimson Trace about their Man Cave Makeover Sweepstakes. No worries ladies, the mega-gear giveaway is equally useful for a Dame Den Remodeling. Visit the Crimson Trace BookFaceBook page to enter. You can win… Grand Prize (1…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 1:27am -
  • newSmall Pistols for Small Hands
    Editors Note: We’re pleased to welcome a new ‘riter to the My Gun Culture project – Mary Katherine. I’ve been shooting with Mary Katherine and her family on and off for years. She’ll be offering some women’s perspective on things like…
    - 12 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 6:52pm -
  • newSeeing What You Can’t See, or, How I Learned to Love Thermal Vision
    If you really want to be able to see, sometimes you have to use a lens that you can’t see through. I recently toured one of FLIR’s manufacturing facilities and got quite the education on how to see things you can’t really see. While FLIR makes…
    - 13 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:57pm -
  • The Making of a Smith & Wesson
      You think Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Alimony From Tyrannical Little Ex-Mayors With Serious Napoleon Complexes (MDAFTLEMWSNC) has serious armed security? If so, you should check out Smith & Wesson’s Springfield, MA manufacturing plant.…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 1:21pm -
  • I Dig the .357 Sig
    I dig the .357 Sig. In fact, I dig it so much, I feel like I’m on a one-man campaign to help boost it into the shooting mainstream. One of the biggest gripes people have about the .357 Sig cartridge is the cost, but that becomes a non-issue as more…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 12:43am -
  • SilencerCo’s Osprey Is One Cool Bird
    At risk of being exposed as a “B” grade cable TV junkie, I have to admit I enjoy seeing my favorite pistol suppressor on AMC’s The Walking Dead. If you’re a watcher of that particular serial carnage, you might have noticed that lead character…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 8:32pm -
  • 15 Gifts for the Gun Loving Guy
    Editors Note: We’re pleased to welcome a new ‘riter to the My Gun Culture project – Mary Katherine. I’ve been shooting with Mary Katherine and her family on and off for years. She’ll be offering some women’s perspective on things like gu…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 5:44pm -
  • Dry-Fire for Handgun Shooting Success
    If I told you there is one technique that, once mastered, will allow you to hit your target every single time, you’d probably write me off as one of those infomercial con guys. But, believe it or not, I speak the truth, and there’s no trick, no g…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 2:52pm -
  • Aimpoint’s New Micro T-2 Red Dot Optic
    We’re a people of excess. Not that excess is bad in general, but there are situations where too much can be a bad thing. Optics comes to mind. Almost without fail, we shooters go “all in” when it comes to magnified optics. Even though most of u…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 1:44pm -
  • A Beautiful Beretta: The New 692 Sporting B-Fast Over/Under Shotgun
    On this, the 3rd day of October 1526. [To] Master Bartolomeo Beretta of the Brescian territory of Gardone for 185 arquebus barrels [made] for Our House of the Arsenal [given] 296 ducati. So begins the history of the world’s oldest gun maker – Ber…
    - 9 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 4:00am -

Gun Pundit

  • GSG Target 1911
    Imported by American Tactical Imports: Imported by American Tactical Imports: The GSG Target 1911 is ideal for plinking or competition shooters looking for solid reliability and consistent performance. Complete with custom target-style wooden grips,…
    - 14 Feb 14, 1:37pm -
  • Mayors Against MAIG
    15% of Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun mayors leave As it has broadened its attacks on lawmakers and Second Amendment groups like the National Rifle Association, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s aggressive “Mayors Against Illegal Guns”…
    - 13 Feb 14, 1:34pm -
  • Wolf Hunting Opponents Resorting to Lawsuits over Petition Collectors
    Wolf hunt opponents challenging Michigan law on collecting signatures for ballot questions LANSING – Animal rights groups opposed to the law authorizing wolf hunting in Michigan have filed a federal lawsuit challenging the state’s restrictions on…
    - 12 Feb 14, 2:59pm -
  • DesertTech Training
    Trailer for DesertTech’s new training program. Looks good. And fun....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 12 Feb 14, 12:59pm -
  • MasterPiece Arms MPAR 6.8
    MasterPiece Arms: The MPAR 6.8 rifle is a superbly accurate rifle with a short stroke piston design and a lightweight, two-piece aluminum handguard with user located Picatinny rails and QD Mount. The MPAR 6.8 features an innovative front handguard ca…
    - 11 Feb 14, 2:29pm -
  • Be fashionable while you load your mags
    UpLULA in Color: Maglula added pink to the UpLULA color options some time back, but at the 2014 SHOT Show they were displaying the new brown option, as well. Adding color options to guns and gear is trending hot lately, particularly in the tactical m…
    - 11 Feb 14, 1:07pm -
  • I said no onions, dammit! [UPDATE]
    Wrong burger orders lead to shot being fired at Grand Rapids McDonald’s GRAND RAPIDS, MI — After receiving a series of incorrect burger orders, police say a Grand Rapids woman became verbally abusive and fired one pistol round into a McDonald’s…
    - 10 Feb 14, 3:15pm -
  • 18′ Python. Again.
    A Burmese phython found in Florida measured 18 feet, 2 inches, short of the state record by 6 inches Engineers in the Everglades stumbled upon a near-record-breaking Burmese python measuring more than 18 feet long during a routine inspection of levee…
    - 10 Feb 14, 2:59pm -
  • Viva Las Vegas
    SHOT staying in Las Vegas through at least 2018 The deal to keep the show at Sands Expo extended another year and will mean at least nine straight years in Vegas. SHOT is the largest firearms trade show in the world and the fifth largest trade show i…
    - 10 Feb 14, 1:29pm -
  • The Walking Dead
    Murdoc doesn’t watch a lot of TV, but when he was sick over the holidays he spent a few days watching the entire run of The Walking Dead. Pretty good, for the most part. He tries to ignore the fact that these people seem to be able to pick off zomb…
    - 9 Feb 14, 11:00pm -

Home on the Range

  • newOn Girl's Night Out, a Scarf, and Band-aids to the Soul
    Thank you everyone for the comments and emails.  We found out about Dad about a week ago.  I wasn't sure whether to share or keep it  private.  There's been a lot of heartache here this year, and adding to it at the holiday time wasn't something…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:53am -
  • Untitled
    Night off - just got home from work after taking care of Dad for a few days last week. Dad had an x- ray due to some digestive issues. He's got a large mass in his colon which they checked out further. With his age, another cancer a few years ago, a…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:05am -
  • A Bit of Shakespeare - and a classic firearm
    Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more; Or close the wall up with our English dead. In peace there's nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility:But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tig…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 11:00pm -
  • The Warmth of Readiness
    As the moon first knocks at the window she slices bread into thick pages to be placed in the toaster, cracking eggs into a bowl, dinner a simple omelet and tea.The house is quiet, her man off buying some wood to craft furniture.Outside, the world is…
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  • You've Got Opposable Thumbs - What Are You Waiting For? - Abby the Rescue Lab
    "If I had oppossable thumbs, first I would have made and eaten all the Danish pancakes this morning.  Then I would have gone online shopping" - Abby Normal JohnsonUntil 11:59 PM on Dec. 14th (tomorrow night) you can get a gift copy of The Book of Ba…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Dec 14, 10:14pm -
  • It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like. . .
    my pants aren't going to fit in another two weeks.Chocolate peppermint pie - recipe in comments.
    - 5 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 8:15pm -
  • A Little Retro Christmas
    Yes, 3 bucks at a yard sale in a small village.  And they threw in the color wheel.I think I need to decorate the place up a bit for Christmas before it gets dark and Partner is home.There--a little 60's Christmas cheer in a 1916 Mission Bungalow.
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  • Landing Party Pizza
    I had grand plans for a three course meal, some time alone with my husband to start the week out. Then he got called out of state on business because someone broke something and the bat phone rang. The week started so well, but  I knew I shouldn't…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 1:18am -
  • Girl Talk at the Range
    So Miss D., what say you and I buy this (in perfect barn fresh condition), paint it florscent orange with Lucas painted on the side and let mechanics pay us to shoot it with a bunch of large black weapons. As your husband, novelist Peter Grant w…
    - 8 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 12:37am -
  • A Question From the Law Abiding
    Why is it people don't demand I turn in my vehicle because someone else  made the bad choice to drive drunk outside of the law and kill an innocent?But the same people want me to turn in my gun because someone else made the bad choice to use one out…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 9:40pm -

Jerking the Trigger

  • newMagpul iPhone 6 Plus Field Case
    iPhone 6 Plus users everywhere can stop holding their breath. The Magpul iPhone 6 Plus Field Case dropped today. From Magpul: The Magpul Field Case for the iPhone 6 Plus is a semi-rigid cover designed to provide basic protection in the field. Made fr…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:54am -
  • newLeitner-Wise e-Sights
    The upcoming Leitner-Wise e-Sights are a product that has been missing from the market for a long time now. The e-Sights are basically a minimalist set of back up iron sights that weigh very little and take up minimal space on the rail. Their clever…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 9:11pm -
  • newBastion Velcro Key Tags
    Bastion has a way for you to keep part of your patch collection with you wherever you go. Their new Velcro Key Tags are available in two sizes. The smaller version is perfect for smaller patches like ranger eyes/cat eyes. The longer version works wit…
    - 14 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:17pm -
  • newAXTS Weapons Freedom Bone Shirt
    The Freedom Bone is a clever new shirt from AXTS Weapons Systems. It features their Raptor Charging Handle blended into a spinal column graphic running down the back of this shirt. Freedom isn’t always neat and clean so it takes a little spine to c…
    - 15 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 4:01pm -
  • MOLLEminus Burrito
    So. Much. MOLLEminus. The new Blue Force Gear MOLLEminus Burrito was originally developed for BFG’s sales people who need to be able to display various pouches and then roll them up into a compact shape in order to travel. It is basically a massive…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Dec 14, 8:42pm -
  • Cynology War Labs by US Palm
    US Palm’s new offshoot, Cynology War Labs (CWL), is set to offer a line of K9/Military Working Dog products. The initial line includes a collar and vests in two sizes. Check out the CWL section of the US Palm website and their Facebook page for det…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 6:13pm -
  • High Speed Gear SB15 IFAK Pouch
    High Speed Gear gave the world a sneak peek of a new IFAK pouch that they are working on via their Instagram. The pouch is designed to hold the essentials for treating a gun shot wound in an envelope compact enough to ride in between the flaps of an…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 3:59pm -
  • JTT Edition SL1 Sight Light at Special Price
    The SL-1 Sight Light from ROSCH Works is one of the best pieces of gear to ever pass through my hands (see the review here). I am impressed with it, not just because of the design or the quality, but because I believe it represents an important devel…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 11:16pm -
  • Battle Arms Development BAD-EMR

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  • Forward Controls Design EMR and EMR-C
    You may not know the name Forward Controls Design but you probably already know the man behind it. Roger Wang, formerly of Battle Arms Development, started the new company and is already developing a handful of AR-15 parts including the EMR and EMR-C…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 5:45pm -

Arms Vault

  • newViridian Green Laser Sight for Glock 26 and 27
    VIRIDIAN® INTRODUCES THE FIRST GREEN LASER FOR GLOCK 26 AND 27 Minneapolis, MN—December 16, 2014 Viridian® continues to lead in green laser technology with the introduction of the first and only green laser sight for Glock 26 and 27 pistols. Pack…
    - 14 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:08pm -
  • Italian Gun Grease Tactical Lubricant
    Italian Gun Grease Offers Tactical Lubricant™ For Extreme Conditions Shoot fast and shoot straight in extreme combat and competition conditions with Italian Gun Grease’s Tactical Formula. Spring Hill, Tenn. (December 2014) – Italian Gun Grease…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Dec 14, 11:04pm -
  • Jericho Pistol Returns to US Market
    The Legendary Jericho® Pistol Returns to the U.S. Market, Courtesy of IWI US Formerly imported through Magnum Research as the Baby Eagle, the new Jericho® 941™ semi-auto pistol is available in steel and polymer frame models for American customers…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 6:07pm -
  • 12 Days of ArmaLite
    Celebrating the Holidays with 12 Days of ArmaLite (Geneseo, IL – December 15, 2014) We are celebrating the holidays once again with the 12 Days of Armalite. Visit www.armalite.com to find out the specials of the day. This year’s promotion will ru…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 9:51pm -
  • SHOT Show 2015
    SHOT Show 2015 is right around the corner. That means we will be seeing tons of new product announcements. As always, the ArmsVault Network will be bringing you info on these new products. Stay tuned for more… SHOT Show 2015 Dates: January 20-23 L…
    - 4 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 5:44pm -

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Notes From the American Outback

  • Not to forget MIss Mags!
    Miss Mags. She is not the outdoor dog that the other two are. We hit some pretty cold weather, even got snowed on, and she found herself much happier in the trailer. I think the trailer is her favorite place in the whole world.I shouldn’t blame thi…
    - 10 Jun 14, 12:36am -
  • The venerable .45 Colt
    I haven’t written on a gun topic in a very long time. But here’s a recent addition to the stable that I thought some folks might enjoy seeing.It’s one of the Lipsey’s special-run Rugers on the smaller, flat-top frame, of which I am a great fa…
    - 8 Jun 14, 4:28pm -
  • Emma
    While Jack had nothing but exuberant enthusiasm for our recent two-week-+ trip into wild places, Emma ran him a close second with her quiet, but intense, enjoyment of places that she loves.Emma is twelve-and-a-half, which is getting up there for Shor…
    - 8 Jun 14, 3:35pm -
  • Jack the Ham
    Those who know Jack know that he is the consummate ham. Point a camera at him and he starts posing. Where this comes from I have no idea-- except perhaps that I give him a firm "Whoa!" when he is in a position I like for the camera.He was in heaven o…
    - 7 Jun 14, 11:33pm -
  • The High Country
    Trying again with the pics.The Wyoming high-country is addictive. I've got some things that have to be done this week coming up, but then we are going to go back. Perhaps for the rest of June. The dogs seem to like it as much as I do. Jack especially…
    - 7 Jun 14, 11:23pm -
  • Untitled
    Good grief! Has it been that long? Well, it is what it is so no apologies.The pupz and I have just returned from a two-week-+ roll-about to try to shake off a bad case of cabin fever induced by a pretty bad winter. The trip was a great success. All w…
    - 3 Jun 14, 11:30pm -
  • And yet again...
    By now everyone who checks in here from time to time must be downright sick of seeing this damn windpump. I can only plead that it is in my "front yard" (285 yards away) and I can't help photographing it in the myriad different lights that play upon…
    - 21 Oct 13, 3:02am -
  • You asked for it!
    Well, not everybody asked for it. But BobF said a recent pic of Jack afield would make a good oil. So I whipped out my pallette, squirted some oil paints on it, found my mink-hair brushes, and dashed off a quickee. Enjoy, Bob.(You might have to click…
    - 20 Oct 13, 5:18pm -
  • The long road home
    Last week I had to take Jack to the vet for his routine rabies shot. None of the other dogs needed anything so he and I made the trip alone. Our regular vet is 80 miles away. There is one closer, only 35 miles, but I like the regular vet to see the d…
    - 15 Oct 13, 3:18pm -
  • Autumn sunset
    The other day we had a wonderful golden sunset. This is common this time of year. But it is a fleeting thing, gone in a minute or less. I sometimes see a really fine one, but by the time I get the camera it is gone. But that's what a photographer doe…
    - 15 Oct 13, 3:02pm -

Of Arms and Law

  • newShaking my head...
    How many mistakes can the AP make in one short story? "Stand your ground" was not an issue in the Montana shooting. Nor in the George Zimmerman case. I'm sure Montana law, prior to the amendment, allowed self-defense in cases there was no tumultuous…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 3:53am -
  • CT Supreme Ct holds that Second Amendment protects "dirks" and riot batons
    Prof. Volokh discusses the decision here.
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:53am -
  • Australia awakens
    Hmmm... the hostage taker had 40+ arrests for sexual assault (released on bond on all), for being an accessory to the murder of his wife (released on bond), and seven for harassing families who had lost a serviceman in Afghanistan (for which he got…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 2:57am -
  • An interesting Fourth Amendment case
    The Supreme Court today handed down Heien v. North Carolina. An officer stopped a car that had a brake light burned out, and in the course of the stop discovered cocaine. It turns out that the North Carolina traffic statutes say that a vehicle must…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 6:05pm -
  • Lawsuit filed over Newtown murders
    Story here. I really can't see it as filed in good faith. Apart from the Lawful Commerce in Firearms Act problem (a massive one), where is the negligence (selling a lawful rifle?), how do they solve proximate causation (intentional criminal misuse o…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 5:24pm -
  • NBC News and David Gregory's non-prosecution
    A ways back, NBC's David Gregory appeared on Meet the Press, filmed in DC, flashing around a 30-round AR-15 magazine, in public violation of DC's ban on such. DC was pressed to prosecute and, of course, declined. Legal Insurrection blog sought to obt…
    - 6 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 7:45pm -
  • Poll: more support for gun rights than for gun control
    It's the latest Pew survey. They started asking the question in 1993, when "gun control is more important" led by 57-34%. Its lead peaked in 1999, at 66-34%. Today "protecting gun rights is more important" leads, 52-46%. The big change started in 20…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 2:48am -
  • Gun control in Belize
    An editorial from a Belize newspaper. "The gun and ammunition laws were passed, our legislators said, to make it difficult for our gangs to obtain the guns and bullets they need to rob law-abiding citizens and to murder each other. These laws were…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 8:15pm -
  • That's the NPR I remember...
    NRA is behind evil plot to allow Michigan teens to have BB guns.
    - 9 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 3:56am -
  • Potential mass murder stopped by incredible shot
    In Austin, a gunman begins firing into buildings. An policeman going off-duty stops him with a 110 yard one-handed pistol shot. The officer was with the mounted unit, and holding two horses' reins in his other hand; he scored a solid chest hit.
    - 12 days ago, 6 Dec 14, 7:09pm -

Gun Politics NY

  • newKarma visits the Republicans
    Rob Astorino said he would allow fracking. Senator Young, along with almost all of her Republican colleagues, fucked him over. Instant Karma going get you …. State Sen.Cathy Young:"Gov. Cuomo’s decision to ban exploration of our natural gas resou…
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:49pm -
  • Vivek Murthy confirmed as Surgeon General
    The Senate confirmed rabid antigunner Vivek Murthy as Surgeon General.  The antis are ecstatic over this. Yes, it is a win for them, however, I do not believe gun control was on Obama’s mind when he nominated Murthy.  I think it was a political p…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 12:54am -
  • Henderson v. United States
    NYSRPA, in conjunction with the Commonwealth Second Amendment, Illinois State Rifle Association and Illinois Carry, have filed an amicus curiae in support of the petitioner in Henderson v. United States.  At issue is whether a felony conviction prev…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 12:33am -
  • Giving lawyers a bad name
    Bottom-feeding lawyers are coming out of the woodwork, “Families Of Newtown Shooting Victims Sue Rifle Manufacturer“: “The families of nine of the 26 people killed and a teacher wounded two years ago at the Sandy Hook Elementary School filed a…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 7:28pm -
  • AD-98 race over
    Another addendum to my Nov. 5 post: After a court battle NYSRPA-PVF endorsed Karl Brabenec won the AD-98 open seat by a mere 38 votes.
    - 6 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 11:33pm -
  • Oral arguments heard today
    Oral arguments will be heard this afternoon for both the NYSRPA v. Cuomo and Shew v. Malloy lawsuits in the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals in lower Manhattan.  Both sides get 10 minutes to speak to summarize their cases.
    - 9 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 12:52pm -
  • Hope for national reciprocity
    With the defeat of Mary Landrieu in Louisanna, the GOP now controls 54 seats in the Senate.  Add to that the largest Republican majority in the House in generations. If Republicans were smart, and that is a big if, the new leadership will finally al…
    - 10 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 3:45pm -

Rob Reed's Feed

Romeo Tango Bravo

  • SHOT Show 2015 Predictions
    I'm pretty happy with my prediction record over the past three years (2012, 2013, 2014) so without further ado here are the predictions for 2015:BenelliIntroduction of an Over UnderIntroduction of 20ga Vinci shotguns and assembliesGlockIntroduction o…
    - 22 days ago, 25 Nov 14, 8:49pm -
  • Ruger LCRx 3" a.k.a. The Best LCR
    Ruger has announced the arrival of the best version of their LCR line-up yet! Introducing the Ruger LCRx 3".
    - 23 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:23pm -
  • Springfield Armory XD MOD. 2 Sub-Compact
    Yesterday I asked if Springfield Armory was Rebooting the XD. Today we have an answer, at least in part; yes. Below is the introduction of the XD MOD. 2 Sub-Compact which would prompt the next logical question: will the full size and compact get the…
    - 35 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 12:14pm -
  • Springfield Armory Rebooting the XD?
    -=:: UPDATE ::=-Yes, it is a reboot. Springfield Armory XD MOD. 2 Sub-CompactOver the past days Springfield Armory has been teasing a new pistol. They've been sharing an image that shows only a section of the new pistol. At first several people assu…
    - 36 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 1:35pm -
  • RAZAR Adaptive Zoom Rifle Scope : Game Changer
    RAZAR or Rapid Adaptive Zoom for Assault Rifles (no bonus points for the name) is a development coming out of the Sandia National Laboratories. It is a magnifying device that takes advantage of a flexible lens that is manipulated to change the focal…
    - 55 days ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:23pm -
  • Smith & Wesson M&P-22 Compact, Ruger SR22, Walther P22, Sig Mosquito :: Photo Comparison
    Clockwise from Top Left: SIG Mosquito // Walther P22 // Ruger SR22 // S&W M&P-22 CompactClockwise from Top Left: SIG Mosquito // Walther P22 // Ruger SR22 // S&W M&P-22 CompactFrom Left to Right: SIG Mosquito // S&W M&P-22 Compact // Ruger SR22 //…
    - 99 days ago, 10 Sep 14, 12:11am -
  • July 4, 1776
    The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the e…
    - 4 Jul 14, 12:51pm -
  • Outbreak Omega 6 :: AAR
    On June 27th and 28th Ahlaman's Gun Shop and Range in Morristown, MN hosted the sixth interration of DPMS's Outbreak Omega Zombie shoot. There had been a one year hiatus between the fifth and sixth year event due to the gun craze of 2013. I was worri…
    - 4 Jul 14, 12:34pm -
  • Ammo-BOSS: Gunner's Mate Crowd Funding Campaign
    The Ammo-BOSS: Gunner's Mate is the invention of Todd from Strike Hard Gear. It's a shotgun shell holding and delivery device and Todd needs help covering the funding for initial production costs.Check out the Crowd Funding Site HERE!
    - 8 Jun 14, 11:46am -
  • Increase the Magazine Capacity in your Sig Mosquito and Smith & Wesson M&P-22 Pistols!
    The conversion allows for 14+1 in the SIG Mosquito and 15+1 in the Smith & Wesson M&P-22 Pistol.SIG MosquitoSmith & Wesson M&P-22Colt/Walther/Umarex 1911
    - 6 Jun 14, 9:43pm -

Rustmeister's Alehouse

  • CMP Update - Slim Pickin'
    via emailLIMITED INVENTORY AT CMP STORES(March 2013):RIFLES: The CMP currently has over 12,000 unfilled orders for rifles, ammo and other items. We also still have thousands of M1 Garands. These rifles all require inspection and repair and grading be…
    - 20 Mar 13, 3:04am -
  • CMP Update - IH Garands
    via email AGUILA .22LR AMMO. As is the case with many other sellers of .22LR ammo, the CMP has been sold out. We had posted information that we were expecting a resupply in April or May. The distributor has just informed us that the manufacturer…
    - 12 Mar 13, 12:04am -
  • CMP Update - Ammo Rationing
    Aguila .22LR Ammunition.  The CMP is sold out of caliber .22 rimfire ammunition. The manufacturer, Aguila, has advised that the earliest we can expect resupply is late April, 2013, at slightly higher pricing. We are still accepting orders and wi…
    - 5 Feb 13, 1:09am -
  • CMP Update - New Yorkers Pay Attention!
    As a result of the NY SAFE Act of 2013, effective immediately, all NY customers purchasing any CMP rifles, to include the M1 Garand, to be delivered in NY must have the rifle shipped to a NY licensed FFL dealer in NY for compliance with SAFE Act…
    - 31 Jan 13, 2:53am -
  • The Newest Example...
    ... of "Beclowning Oneself"  HAS to go to Piers Morgan after his Twitter exchange with Dana Loesch, and others. Here's my favorite:Sorry. For exposing your lack of knowledge of guns. He said that after incorrectly using the term "assault rifle"*, ma…
    - 14 Jan 13, 1:36am -
  • Thank You, David Gregory...
    ... for proving to the world that laws against ammunition magazines exceeding 10 rounds is one of the stupidest and most useless laws on the books. You shouldn't be arrested for having one on your show, in blatant violation of Washington DC's law aga…
    - 14 Jan 13, 1:19am -
  • CMP Update
    via email:The Board of Directors and the CMP staff take this opportunity to thank all our customers and competitors for their support in 2012 and wish everyone a very prosperous year in 2013. Order and email backlog. Although the staff worked man…
    - 5 Jan 13, 1:40am -
  • Michael Moore is a Big Piece of Shit
    Here's why (this time) - Michael Moore's New Years Resolutions: 4. Stop saying, "I support the troops." I don't ... why would anyone sign up for this rogue organization? Because they - aww, never mind. You wouldn't understand. You're so far remove…
    - 1 Jan 13, 9:33pm -
  • RIP Stormin' Norman
    My commander: .
    - 28 Dec 12, 1:21am -
  • Happy New B'ak'tun
    I guess that's the way to say it..
    - 21 Dec 12, 6:30am -

Semi Automatic Heart

T.A.G.

  • Aimpoint Micro H-1 Red Dot Sights
      The Armory Group, Inc carries a variety of Aimpoint optics and accessories. One of the most popular 1x sights on the market, the Micro H-1 is a hardy quality optic that required little space on your rifle and can be used for a wide variety of appl…
    - 6 Sep 12, 3:57am -
  • Magpul SGA Stocks IN STOCK!
        Our Web Store is now online and carrying over 2000 of your favorite products! Currently in the spot light is the Magpul SGA stock system for the popular Remington 870! They are in stock and ready to ship to you! Remember that any order $200 or…
    - 4 Sep 12, 7:56pm -
  • Things to Remember….
      Things to Remember:   1. Safety First 2. T.A.G. Web Store Coming Soon!
    - 9 Aug 12, 12:36am -
  • T.A.G. Web Store Coming Soon!
        The Armory Group, Inc’s Web Store will soon be coming on line carrying over 1500 different products varying from Handguns, Rifles, and Ammunition to Flash Lights, Clothing, and Training Videos. The T.A.G. Web Store was built with the customer…
    - 12 Jul 12, 8:19am -
  • Trouble Shooting: Find the Right Caliber and Handgun for You
      Choosing your first firearm can be a very difficult task, but is even more difficult when you have injuries or a disability. Look around the blogosphere, firearm related forums, or walk into any gun store and you will be blasted with dozens of opt…
    - 6 Jul 12, 7:50pm -
  • Does the Gun Industry Respect Women?
        There have been women in the shooting industry for a very long time: Store owners, competition shooters, instructors, enthusiasts, and CCW holders. This isn’t anything new in the slightest. Our social media based society has allowed us to see…
    - 28 Jun 12, 12:15am -
  • Violent Crime Continues to Drop as Gun Sales Rise
      The FBI has recently released its Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report for 2011. Violent crime in 2011 dropped by 4% from the 2010 numbers. Making this even more enjoyable is that the report also shows that this is the 4th consecutive year of s…
    - 19 Jun 12, 9:14pm -
  • Sean Michael Combs: Open Carry, Michigan Law, and Consequences
      Sean Michael Combs was arrested on April 13th for publicly carrying a loaded M1 Garand in Birmingham Michigan. Combs is an 18 year old high school student who receives good grades and participates in track and field. Michigan law does not prohibit…
    - 18 Jun 12, 10:06pm -
  • Texas Triggers: Top Shot for the Rest of Us
      Texas Triggers is a new shooting facility and training center founded by Colby Donaldson the host of the popular show Top Shot. Top Shot is probably the best of the currently running shooting reality shows because of the exciting and difficult sta…
    - 18 Jun 12, 4:03am -
  • New DDM4 Rail from Daniel Defense
      This week Daniel Defense released their new DDM4 Rail series to ship ONLY with complete upper receivers or complete rifles. Hopefully, this decision to sell the rail as part of a kit is just marketing and we will see the rail as a separate accesso…
    - 15 Jun 12, 8:01pm -

The Bluff

The Defensive Handgun Blog

  • ANNOUNCEMENT
    We've Moved! Our new blog address is www.defensiveforce.com/blog. Please update your links!Also, Defensive Force Instructors LLC has a new home on the web: www.defensiveforce.com. CLICK HERE for information about our upcoming courses and dates.*NO…
    - 28 Jan 11, 6:10pm -
  • CLE for Virginia Gun Law
    I am happy to announce that we are filling out the forms for CLE credit for Virginia. If you want to register for the October 23rd seminar, and want CLE credit for it, the fee is $125. We are submitting an application for 2.5 hours of CLE credit. Sor…
    - 29 Sep 10, 1:21am -
  • Where Even Prosecutors Can't Carry
    Uncle links to a story about a man who fires some warning shots because a gang of, well, gang members was threatening him. The comments discuss the wisdom of warning shots and legal implications.Here's some additional background. The Nassau County DA…
    - 9 Sep 10, 12:22pm -
  • Required Reading for Concealed Carry
    Here is a good write-up of a self-defense shooting that went to court twice. HT Snowflakes in HellThe defendant, Mr. Hickey, was involved in a self-defense shooting when he was attacked by three neighbors in his own driveway. He was charged with aggr…
    - 7 Sep 10, 1:18pm -
  • SIRT Pistol for Training
    Caleb has a post up on the SIRT pistol, a dedicated dry-fire handgun that shoots a laser out the barrel whenever the gun is "fired."While this seems like a good way to train, I'd be afraid that it would make me look for the laser and not call my shot…
    - 7 Sep 10, 12:42pm -
  • Malum Prohibitum
    The NY Times reports that Chicago's gun ordinance, as well as state gun laws, aren't successfully used to deter violent crime. HT Uncle.“We do bypass our ordinance because the penalties are more serious under state laws,” Ms. Hoyle said. “But t…
    - 1 Sep 10, 11:38am -
  • Chesapeake Shooting Ruled Justified
    The shooting in Chesapeake earlier this month has been ruled justified. Decent coverage here and here. Sumdood fired shots at armed citizen while said citizen was standing outside his family's home. Armed citizen, a concealed handgun permit holder, r…
    - 31 Aug 10, 2:17am -
  • Reloading Shotgun for 3-Gun Competition
    Here's a good video from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit on speedloading your shotty for 3-gun. Looks like a good gig if you can get it.Here's another good video with a breakdown of the shooter's technique.Permalinked for future reference.
    - 28 Aug 10, 10:22pm -
  • Getting Out of Traffic Ticket by Carrying a Gun
    Extreme Tolerance relates his story of getting out of a ticket by virtue of legally carrying a gun. The officer that pulls you over will know as soon as he looks up your license plate that you have a concealed carry permit, which with many cops is a…
    - 27 Aug 10, 11:25am -
  • Galil Ace and Krebs AK
    Galil Ace Rifle over at The Firearm Blog.As he puts it, "the consumer AK accessory industry is sure to start producing handguards, pistol grips and stocks for dressing up a AK-clone as an Galil Ace."That already exists. Here is the Krebs Custom AK ri…
    - 26 Aug 10, 12:49pm -

WR2A: The CT Experience

The Swiss Gun Blog

  • Why gun control is evil
    Had there been only one armed law-abiding citizen on Utøya, that could have made all the difference.
    - 11 Feb 12, 10:02pm -
  • Guns don’t kill people

    - 16 Oct 11, 9:14am -
  • Unwählbar / non éligibles
    Les élections au Conseil national approchent. C’est donc une bonne occasion de se souvenir des politiciens qui ont été en faveur de l’initiative pour le désarmement de la population. Je liste ci-dessous ici également les quelques parlementai…
    - 4 Oct 11, 8:04pm -
  • Security delusion
    Recently, I spent a few days in a large western city. While I was standing at one of its famous squares waiting for a friend in order to have a few drinks (was a great evening, thanks!), a military patrol just walked by. A team of three men in V form…
    - 17 Sep 11, 12:41pm -
  • Tintin était pro-armes
    Tintin était pro-armes. Vous souvenez-vous de l’aisance dont il fait preuve lorsqu’il s’arme de six-shooters en Amérique du Nord? Ou la familiarité évidente qu’il a de porter un shotgun dans les Andes ainsi que la tenue de l’arme juste…
    - 19 Aug 11, 10:37pm -
  • Norway massacres: like livestock waiting at the slaughterhouse
    The terrible massacres in Norway (currently the casualties are estimated at almost a hundred) lead to a few observations from my side: - Soft targets are what terrorists attack. This is not new and has been clear since the Mumbai attacks in 2008 at t…
    - 24 Jul 11, 12:52pm -
  • Autodéfense “à l’américaine”
    Un commentaire en passant sur cet élément dans l’argumentation du tribunal cantonal vaudois dans le cas mentionné ci-dessous à propos du droit de porter une arme à des fins de défense personnelle: Pour appuyer le refus de la police vaudoise,…
    - 5 Jul 11, 4:59pm -
  • Some info on Swiss gun law
    Here’s some information on gun legislation in Switzerland I was asked via email. The questions are in bold and the answers are just below. •Non-lethal defensive devices like pepper spray are allowed in most Cantons or are being deregulated in the…
    - 5 Jul 11, 10:20am -
  • Protection personelle réservée à ceux qui peuvent se le permettre
    Ci-dessous un article intéressant paru dans 24heures qui illustre bien comment le soi-disant “droit” de porter une arme est vidé de son sens en Suisse et perverti en faveur d’une minorité privilégiée qui a les moyens de se payer des gardes…
    - 5 Jul 11, 10:12am -
  • Animistische Hoplophobie
    Letztes Wochenende fand in Zürich mal wieder eine dieser unsäglichen Waffeneinsammelaktion statt. Bei solchen Anlässen kann man die Waffen und Munition, die man besitzt, gratis zur Verschrottung abgeben.  Ich frage mich schon, ob die Leute sich j…
    - 23 May 11, 7:47pm -

The War on Guns

  • newA Truly Progressive Solution to Cops Shooting Black Men
    Let's see, if every day is Opposite Day for "progressives," and if they say white gun owners are racist, and if those white gun owners welcome and encourage black gun owners, and ... hold on, I'll figure it out.Fortunately, I don't need to, because K…
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 2:07am -
  • newAnti-gun politician convicted over teen staffer vowing revenge
    “His litany of transgressions includes a courthouse fistfight, fraud, and berating and threatening judges,” an earlier Washington Post report recalled. “Legal panels have described him as unethical, unprofessional and deceitful. His law license…
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 9:45pm -
  • newThis is Your Brain on Dope
    I assume they realize all their customers are "prohibited persons" per federal law...and they've fully informed them of that fact? [More] Be an interesting lawsuit, when someone claims they had no idea they were trading in their rights, and that the…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 9:16pm -
  • newWe're the Only Ones Unrestrained Enough
    Hours after the 40-year-old mother had obtained the order on Monday, the man she'd feared the most - Stephen Rozniakowski, an enraged Delaware County cop with a history of harassment - grabbed a gun, strapped on a bulletproof vest, kicked down the do…
    - 12 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 6:43pm -
  • newShell Shock Redux
    Uh-oh. They're reporting harshly-worded messages to the police! [More]Everyone who heard about it from here has played nice in your Rule 5 Ridicule, right? Because I would really be mortified if I thought anti-gun statist indoctrination system parasi…
    - 13 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 6:36pm -
  • newComing Soon, to a State Capitol Near Richmond
    I'll have more as this develops. [More]
    - 13 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 6:23pm -
  • newWe're the Only Ones Expandable Enough
    When police searched Deciccio's vehicle they found an "extensive weapons collection," including an expandable police baton, two machetes, a sword and two types of knives. [More]Why on earth any sane society would allow an individual (guiding a two-to…
    - 13 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:44pm -
  • newWe're the Only Ones Dutiful Enough Redux
    Alhambra police officer in fatal crash returns to police duty [More]Hah! He said "doody"! Which is what it would be, if a non-Only One in similar circumstances causing an officer fatality were facing that CHP-recommended manslaughter charge they let…
    - 14 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:32pm -
  • newJust in Time for Last-Minute Shoppers
    For that special someone on your list... [More][Via Len Savage]
    - 15 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 4:32pm -
  • newTaking the Cake
    So name and sue them. [More]I'm still waiting for the "radicals" to work up the guts to take legal action against Muslims and force them to promote "gay" events.  Come to think of it, there are bound to be some Islamic bakeries they could go after.
    - 15 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 4:23pm -

The Liberty Zone

  • Thanks bunches, vagina voters!
    Those of you alleged libertarians who went out and actively spread filth about Ken Cuccinelli during the last Virginia gubernatorial election because of the hysterical “OMG Cuccinelli wants to control my vagina!” meme gave us the corrupt scumba…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Dec 14, 12:10am -
  • More New and Pretty Stuff
    It must be the Christmas season, because I’m getting new swag for my gun! I know you guys remember the awesome holster my buddy Dennis of Dragon Leatherworks made for my M1911, right?   Dennis also made me a pistol belt, which  love, and which I…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 3:32am -
  • THIS is why I carry a gun
    A woman was sexually assaulted not two blocks from my house last night. The victim told police that a man blocked her way and insisted that she kiss him in order to get past. “Becoming increasingly concerned, the victim attempted to kiss the suspec…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 10:00pm -
  • Oh Ferpetessake!
    For those of you who don’t know, I’m a huge fan of “The Walking Dead.” It took me a while to get into it, because I always thought zombies were overdone. But the Redhead and Rob both pestered me until I sat down and watched it. And now, I’m…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 10:00pm -
  • Friday Funny
    Because Dilbert. Thatisall. Filed under: funny Tagged: Dilbert, funny, social justice warriors
    - 13 days ago, 5 Dec 14, 6:26pm -
  • A bit of a follow up on the Ferguson retardery
    I know I haven’t been writing often. Frankly, I’m disgusted every time I turn my computer on, and it’s making me want to delete all my social media, all my writing, and just hide somewhere in a cave. Really… how fucked up can this world be? T…
    - 14 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 11:55pm -
  • Dear Ferguson “Protesters”
    Not that I was surprised by your savage behavior after the grand jury failed to return an indictment of Darren Wilson but still, it’s pretty appalling to watch you fucking Neanderthals loot and destroy the property of innocent people merely because…
    - 23 days ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:10pm -
  • Florida State shooter
    According to a police source, the guy who shot three people at Florida State University yesterday is Myron May. Here’s a profile. He was a lawyer who graduated from the university with a B.A. in economics in December 2005, and then proceeded to get…
    - 27 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 9:30pm -
  • A rude wake-up call
    If you haven’t already heard, two pig-humping Paleoswine walked into a synagogue in Jerusalem, Israel today and proceeded to murder five innocent people, including three U.S.-born rabbis. The sons of sows used meat cleavers, an ax, and a gun in the…
    - 29 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:50am -
  • Bateman gets chapped labia
    I know I’ve been away for a while. I wanted to step away from the 2014 election and let things cool off a little. To say I have little faith in the GOP and its ability to accomplish anything of actual value to this country is an understatement. Alt…
    - 30 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 10:20pm -

Traction Control

  • newToday’s New Additions: 12/17/2014
    OOW1918A3-02 $4,113.99 Ohio Ordnance Works, Inc 1918 Browning Automatic Rifle Self Loading Semi-automatic Rifle, 30-06 Springfield, 24″ Barrel, Black Phosphate Finish, Walnut Stock, One 20 Round Magazine, Leaf type rear sight with open U-notch batt…
    - 19 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 12:36pm -
  • Today’s New Additions: 12/16/2014
    VGT65CMR4O $497.99 Weatherby Vanguard S2 Bolt Action Rifle, 6.5 Creedmoor, 24″ Barrel, Matte Blue Finish, Griptonite Stock, 5+1 Round Capacity, Adjustable Trigger, Sling Swivel Studs, No Sights TRGL204-C-600689 $111.99 Trijicon Bright & Tough Suppr…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 3:36pm -
  • Today’s New Addition: 12/15/2014
    SG1911TCA-45-TT-GRAY $784.99 Sig Sauer 1911 Commander Single Action Semi-automatic Pistol, 45 ACP, 4.2″ Barrel, Gray Finish, Black Grips, Two 8 Round Magazines, Night Sights
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 3:44pm -
  • Mike Vanderboegh in Olympia, WA
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    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 12:19am -
  • BOLO: Gun Store Clerk Killer
    Police are seeking a suspect who killed a clerk at the Fort Worth, TX Military Gun Supply store in the 2900 block of South Cravens Road, near East Loop 820 South, about 6 p.m. The clerk was shot multiple times. Video from DallasNews.com Anyone with i…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 11:39pm -
  • Today’s New Additions: 12/14/2014
    LE901-16SE $1,947.99 Colt M.A.R.C. 901 LE901-16SE Semi-Automatic Modular AR Carbine, 308 Win, 16.1″ Heavy Barrel, Matte Black Finish, Telescoping VLTOR Stock, A2 Pistol Grip, One 20 Round Magazine, Adjustable Flip-Up Sights BP380MCC $353.99 Bersa B…
    - 4 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 1:29pm -
  • Today’s New Additions: 12/13/2014
    SW170346FC $911.99 Smith & Wesson 686PC Medium Frame Double Action Revolver, 357 Magnum, 2.5″ Barrel, Stainless Finish, Wood Grip, 7 Round Capacity, Adjustable Sights NK16305 $378.99 Nikon M-223 3-12x Power Side Focus Rifle Scope, 42 mm Objective,…
    - 5 days ago, 13 Dec 14, 1:52pm -
  • Today’s New Additions: 12/12/2014
    SW10123FC $483.99 Smith & Wesson M&P Compact Double Action Only Semi-automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 3.5″ Barrel, Black Finish, Carbon Fiber Finish Polymer Frame, Two 12 Round Magazines, Fixed Sights PO96753 $799.99 Para USA 1911 Elite Single Action Semi-a…
    - 6 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 1:17pm -
  • Today’s New Additions: 12/11/2014
    SPXDG9801HCSP $462.99 Springfield Armory XDG Sub Compact Double Action Only Semi-automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 3″ Barrel, Polymer Frame, Black Finish, GripZone Grip, One 13 Round Magazine, One 16 Round Magazine, Belt Holster, Double Magazine Pouch, Magaz…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 2:37pm -
  • Today’s New Addition: 12/10/2014
    H006OA $1,143.99 Henry Repeating Arms Big Boy Order of the Arrow Lever Action Rifle, 44 Magnum, 44 Special, 20″ Octagon Barrel, Blue Barrel, Solid Brass Receiver, Straight Walnut Non-Checkered Stock, Right Side Engraved with Order of the Arrow Tote…
    - 8 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 1:48pm -

Virginia Shooting Sports Association

  • newWhy the Gun Ban Lobby Lies About Guns
    Charles Cooke has a great piece over at National Review's web site that talks about why gun control advocates lie about guns.  You see, the gun ban lobby is not at all happy that the Pew Poll on the public's attitude about firearms shows that for th…
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:09pm -
  • newStafford County Considering Changes to Air Gun, Archery Ordinance
    The Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star reports that Stafford Board of Supervisors on Tuesday considered amendments to the part of the county code that deals with how pneumatic guns, firearms and arrows can be used, bringing the air gun ordinance in line…
    - 15 hours ago, 17 Dec 14, 4:04pm -
  • NPR: Do Guns on the Premises Make Workplaces Safe?
    That's the question addressed in an All Things Considered story on Friday.  The report looked at the states that have laws allowing employees to keep a firearm in their car while at work.  When will people learn that a "No Weapons Allowed" sign wil…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 4:08pm -
  • Governor McAuliffe Rolls Out Gun Control Proposals
    Yesterday, the Washington Post reported that Governor Terry McAuliffe will travel to Arlington today to roll out several gun control proposals for the upcoming session of the General Assembly:Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Monday will call for a package of…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 2:38pm -
  • Pew: Support for Gun Ownership Rises
    A new survey out from Pew Research shows that support for gun ownership is now higher than public support for gun control.  Dr. John Lott notes the results mirror other surveys showing more people believe owning a firearm makes them safer. But congr…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 6:21pm -
  • Judge to Rule on Injunction to Stop Fredericksburg " Gun Give Back"
    The Fredericksburg Free Lance Star reports this morning that a hearing is scheduled for 1:00 pm today to decide rather to grant an injunction against a so-called "Gun Give Back" planned for this weekend. Virginia Law requires any locality that wants…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 1:11pm -
  • Fredericksburg's Unique Way of Circumventing State Law
    Yesterday VSSA posted on its Twitter feed and Facebook page this story about the Fredericksburg Police Department's "Gun Give Back" planned for December 13th.  Under state law, before a locality can engage in a compensated gun confiscation scheme (a…
    - 13 days ago, 5 Dec 14, 5:08pm -
  • Young Shooter Great Spokeman for Shooting Sports
    The Blaze has the story here.  ABC's Nightline was doing a story on the increase in women shooters and as part of the segment interviewed 10 year-old Shyanne Roberts and her dad.  When the reporter was sittting with Shyanne in the woods talking abo…
    - 13 days ago, 5 Dec 14, 2:06pm -
  • Washington Spectator Editor Calls For Obama to Follow Action on Illegal Immigration With Same Move on Gun Control
    Today, The Hill web site has an op/ed from John Stoehr, editor of the Washington Spectator, urging President Obama to follow the model he used giving amnesty to millions of illegal aliens and go around congress to move gun control.  Exactly how cou…
    - 13 days ago, 5 Dec 14, 1:33pm -
  • Dr. John Lott Responds to "More Guns, More Crime"
    In a November 25 letter to the editor of the Washington Post, Dr. John R. Lott, Lloyd Cohen, professor, George Mason University School of Law, and Carl Moody, professor, College of William and Mary Department of Economics, responded to Christop…
    - 14 days ago, 4 Dec 14, 1:20pm -

Yankee Gun Nuts

  • Gun Ownership in a time of Civil Unrest
    The aftermath of the Darren Wilson grand jury wasn’t a surprise to you was it? While not discussing the merits of the case, the many clear signs leading up to the announcement all pointed to two conclusions: that a decision not to indict would be f…
    - 20 days ago, 28 Nov 14, 3:18pm -
  • Optics for Combat Rifles (updated)
    Buying a scope for a hunting rifle is pretty straightforward: determine the terrain you will be hunting in, and the distance that you typically take your shot at, and buy a scope of suitable magnification. Hunting prairie dogs across an uncluttered p…
    - 42 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 3:07am -
  • Connecticut-Legal AR-15
    Well, the eagle has landed, folks. The illogical and capricious nature of gun laws (I’m still waiting to hear what the problem with barrel shrouds is) renders them vulnerable to circumvention by engineering changes, or even cosmetic changes. Where…
    - 83 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 2:33am -
  • Scout Rifles
    Everybody likes new things. And the advertising practices of the past 50 years have deepened and solidified our hunger for new things beyond the limits of common sense. How else to explain the mad dash to ditch a perfectly good smartphone when a new…
    - 86 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 2:20am -
  • Use of Deadly Force Against An Unarmed Assailant (Updated)
    Andrew Branca posted this at Legal Insurrection. It is an important issue, and one that is not addressed adequately in the training that a person receives when they get their gun permit. It is also not a scenario that most people prepare themselves f…
    - 1 Sep 14, 10:52am -
  • Jeff Cooper: A Bigger Jerk than I Thought…
    My non-membership in the cult of Jeff Cooper is well-documented. While I credit Cooper for his early contributions to training, his lack of real-world experience made me hesitant to take his endless advice at face value. Also, aside from training, I…
    - 30 Aug 14, 8:26pm -
  • Anti-Gun RINO Goes Down
    Connecticut held its Republican primary for the upcoming election for Governor, to see who would face the embattled Democrat Dannel Malloy in the fall. It goes without saying that Dan Malloy, the anti-gun, tax-happy, stuttering father of a drug-deale…
    - 15 Aug 14, 1:21am -
  • Use Enough Glass – Selecting a Spotting Scope
    If you are going to do any long-range hunting, or if you want to improve your marksmanship beyond 50 yards, you need a spotting scope. You can’t learn & grow your skills if you can’t see what your current performance is. Not knowing where your la…
    - 25 Jul 14, 1:38am -
  • Cheap Guns
    Kahr Arms has been pursuing a 2-tiered product strategy for a few years now. When they entered the market, they sold high-quality pistols at pricepoints higher than Glock.  They now sell a high-end version of a gun, as well as a low-end version.  T…
    - 5 Jul 14, 1:21pm -
  • The Great .22 Rimfire Ammo Shortage of 2014
    Well, most of the ammo shortages that we have experienced over the last few years are not a problem at the moment. We visited Hoffman’s in Newington, CT over the weekend and they had virtually every handgun & longarm ammo conceivable.  Pallets, li…
    - 5 Jun 14, 1:24am -

The State of Guns

  • 278 Gun Owners In New York Mentally Unstable

    278 Gun Owners In New York Mentally Unstable

    Syracuse Post-Standard’s report from last week shows that there the state made a list of 38,718 names, representing a collection of persons for whom it might be risky to won a gun, as deemed by health professionals, such as psychiatrist. When this…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 7:32pm -
  • Museum To Return WWII Guns To Owners Following New Legislation

    Museum To Return WWII Guns To Owners Following New Legislation

    In November, Washington state voters passed legislation regarding background checks for firearm purchases, including online sales or gun shows, as well as transfers or loans. This affected, among others, the Lynden Pioneer Museum which had to return…
    - 14 days ago, 4 Dec 14, 4:56pm -
  • G.A.C. Sniper Rifles

    G.A.C. Sniper Rifles

    These days it would seem that all modern sniper repeaters come from the same place. The concept is well-known: bolt-action mechanism, a heavy free-floating barrel, a fully-adjustable synthetic stock and Picatinny rails installed onto an aluminum allo…
    - 16 days ago, 2 Dec 14, 6:44pm -
  • Colt Mustang XSP

    Colt Mustang XSP

    Another Member of the Legendary Family Colt is probably one of the most renowned weapons manufacturing brands in the US, and possibly the world, responsible for some of the most iconic weapons in the last 150 years. While most of their recent models…
    - 19 days ago, 29 Nov 14, 4:34pm -
  • Washington State Gun Owners Plan To Stage A Civil Disobedience Protest Over I-594

    Washington State Gun Owners Plan To Stage A Civil Disobedience Protest Over I-594

    Both New York and Connecticut passed gun control laws of questionable constitutional provenance – according to some interpretations, thousands of people owning AR-15 will be in violation of the law for not registering their guns. Now, gun owners fr…
    - 24 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:51pm -
  • DRD Tactical Paratus P762 Gen2: A Rifle Hitting Hard

    DRD Tactical Paratus P762 Gen2: A Rifle Hitting Hard

    A relatively unknown American company “DRD Tactical” has recently launched a new unusual assault rifle design, called P762 Gen2. The rifle construction raised interest among users of other similar rifles. Chambered for 7.62×51 NATO and limited t…
    - 30 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 7:12pm -
  • Washington Passes A Gun Control Initiative

    Washington Passes A Gun Control Initiative

    Last Tuesday held an important anti gun regulation has been passed in Washington state. The Initiative 594, which requires universal background checks for gun buyers in the state. The Initiative was voted for by 60 percent of voters, and will require…
    - 38 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 5:28pm -
  • MPAR-556: The Homecoming of AR-18

    MPAR-556: The Homecoming of AR-18

    Eugene Stoner’s AR-18 design is a textbook example of how an unjustly neglected construction may return in its full glory after years of modifications and improvements. Although considered much better than AR-15 by many, it was newer officially ado…
    - 43 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 4:25pm -
  • Smart Guns: Future For The police?

    Smart Guns: Future For The police?

    In the wake of recent shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, the public is once again worried about the use of excessive force by the police. This is where Yardam Technologies comes in. Yardam Technologies, from Santa Cruz, California, is w…
    - 44 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 2:51pm -
  • T/C Dimension: One Carbine to Rule Them All

    T/C Dimension: One Carbine to Rule Them All

    We can’t believe there’s a one-shot hunter who hasn’t heard of “Thompson/Center Arms Company”. Their single-shot break-action pistols and rifles Contender and Encore have become synonymous with a single-shot kill, especially because of thei…
    - 53 days ago, 26 Oct 14, 6:18pm -

The Old Gunhand Blog

  • Gun raffles entice US voters
    Gun sweepstakes have been a feature of life in parts of the US for years. But now elected officials offer guns as prizes for prospective voters. ...read more Continue reading →The post Gun raffles entice US voters appeared first on The Old Gunha…
    - 7 Jun 14, 4:50am -
  • When guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have Leathermans (-men?)
    Generally, when you convince yourself that you are the Son of Lucifer, no good comes of it. An intermittently insane man in a tiny rural New Hampshire town attacked an elderly lady philanthropist with a Leatherman utility knife, mortally wounding her…
    - 7 Jun 14, 2:49am -
  • Jonathan Richards: Good Guy/Bad Guy

    Jonathan Richards:  Good Guy/Bad Guy

    ...Read more: Gun Control, Open Carry, Nra, Guns, Politics News ...read more Continue reading →The post Jonathan Richards: Good Guy/Bad Guy appeared first on The Old Gunhand.
    - 7 Jun 14, 1:49am -
  • Just Another Defensive Gun Use (of the Day)
    Crime report via arlnow.com ROBBERY BY FORCE, 140602055, 2700 block of S. Adams Street. On May 30 at 11:30 pm, a 27 year old victim was allegedly forced into his apartment by four subjects and robbed of his wallet and ... Read More ...read more Cont…
    - 7 Jun 14, 1:49am -
  • Shop Talk: Affordable Optics

    Shop Talk: Affordable Optics

    Are affordable sights good? Do they work? Are they a good option for more expensive options? We talk about affordable optics in this episode of Shop Talk.The post Shop Talk: Affordable Optics appeared first on Bearing Arms. ...read more Cont…
    - 7 Jun 14, 1:49am -
  • Kakadu Conceal Carry Gear

    Kakadu Conceal Carry Gear

    A great company called Kakadu makes some really fashionable conceal carry gear. Vests, jackets, and briefcases are in their product line. Here I'll be talking about two items, the Kakadu Hoover Vest and the conceal carry briefcase. First, the Hoover…
    - 7 Jun 14, 12:49am -
  • Michigan Firearms Records Confidentiality Package Passes Both Chambers

    Michigan Firearms Records Confidentiality Package Passes Both Chambers

    Youth Firearm Education Bill Still Awaiting Senate Action.NRA – ILACharlotte, NC –(Ammoland.com)- Yesterday, the final three bills included in the Firearms Records Confidentiality Package, Senate Bills 49, 834 and 881, passed in the Michigan…
    - 7 Jun 14, 12:49am -
  • Boko Harum Murders Hundreds of Nigerians. Where’s the Coverage?
    “The militants arrived in Toyota Hilux pickup trucks — commonly used by the military — and told the civilians they were soldiers ‘and we are here to protect you all,' the same tactic used by the group when they kidnapped ... Read More ...rea…
    - 7 Jun 14, 12:49am -
  • Take a spin with Dubai’s $6.5 million police fleet supercars (VIDEO)
    The Dubai police force are the proud owners of a “super fleet,” a mass of high end sports cars from all over the world. And that's a great way to get new recruits.“You know, URL. Sometimes it's almost too much for me.”“You mean the respe…
    - 7 Jun 14, 12:49am -
  • It's the Murderer Stupid
    On a recent Friday, as people began celebrating their extended Memorial Day weekend, one demented little narcissist took a knife and slaughtered 3 innocent people in the opening act of a really bad play he called his " Day of Retribution. ...read m…
    - 7 Jun 14, 12:49am -

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