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  • newHow Crazy Are Black Lives Matter Cultists? This Crazy.
    Black Lives Matter is as much a group mental illness as it is a domestic terrorist group, and you need look no further for evidence of that on-going insanity than the behavior of BLM agitators who are still attempting to blame Charlotte-Mecklenberg P…
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  • newRap Star With Stupid Hair Really Sorry He Got Busted With A Gun. Again.
    Last month, rapper Coolio was arrested for concealed carrying a firearm on an airplane at Los Angeles International Airport. He was charged with one felony county of possession of a firearm by a felon with two priors. On Wednesday, Coolio plead guilt…
    - 4 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 8:15pm -
  • newFood Delivery Driver Delivers To Robbers At 1,100 Feet-Per-Second
    Last Friday night around 11 p.m., a group of three men in Henrico, VA attempted to rob a delivery driver. One of the men pulled out a handgun and demanded the driver’s money. The driver, however, had a handgun of his own. He pulled out the gun and…
    - 5 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 6:59pm -
  • newSeven Women Sound Off on Gun Safety: Teaching Gun Safety to Kids
    As part of the Bearing Arms Against Domestic Violence campaign, we’re running a 7-part series on how seven prominent women in the firearms industry, hunting world and Second Amendment advocacy groups handle gun safety in their own homes. In part 4,…
    - 6 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 6:30pm -
  • newAs President, Clinton Would Push A Gun Ban Most Americans Don’t Want
    Hillary Clinton has made pushing for an “assault weapon” ban (similar to the 1994 law signed by her husband which failed to have any impact on crime) a key part of her anti-gun platform. The thing is, most Americans don’t want it. The fewest Am…
    - 7 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 5:19pm -
  • newNashville Robbers Start Running When Good Samaritan Opens Fire
    The quartet of hoodlums who targeted a woman in Nashville correctly pegged their quarry—a woman returning to her apartment Wednesday evening—as an unarmed victim. What they didn’t count on was the alert neighbor who witnessed the robbery, pull…
    - 10 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 2:55pm -
  • newGun Control Groups Flock To Clinton’s Rabidly Anti-Gun Agenda
    A murder of gun control groups have come together to proudly endorse the Hillary Clinton campaign. According to the coalition, Secretary Clinton has promised to be an advocate for “common sense solutions to gun violence.” According to the coalit…
    - 13 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 11:45am -
  • newNYPD Gloats Over Destroying Guns, Potential Training Dollars
    Thousands of guns confiscated by the NYPD are being sent out-of-state to be destroyed. The decision by NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill was announced after NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman released a comprehensive report detailing the number o…
    - 23 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 1:50am -
  • Baltimore Criminals Know They Can Do The Crime And Not The Time
    The old adage “don’t do the crime if you can’t do the time” is lost on the city of Baltimore. According to analysis by the Baltimore Sun, in cases against people caught in possession of a firearm illegally, sentences are either adjudicated…
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 5:51pm -
  • “Victim” Pistol Whips Clown In Prank Turned Felony
    A professional prankster in Stockton (CA) tried to capitalize on the wave of creepy clown sightings around the country when he claims that he tried to then scare the wrong man. A California man who dressed up as a “creepy clown” to scare people f…
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 4:36pm -

Western Rifle Shooters Association

  • newOf Course There Are Muslims In The CIA Leadership
    Doing otherwise would be intolerant. (H/t MB via Twitter)
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  • new144:1 Sends
    Pete, see attached pic. I’ve included a signup link for product availability. If you could post it up, I’d appreciate it. Pricing will be $6/ea. Will have decals soon. Signup url:
    - 12 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 12:54pm -
  • newBreitbart: True the Vote Offers Smartphone App to Report Voter Fraud
    Texas-based election integrity organization True the Vote has released a smartphone app that allows users to report voter fraud and irregularities. Ask for a paper ballot. Watch the consternation.
    - 12 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 12:49pm -
  • newPretty Much
    From over the transom.
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  • new‘Murika!
    Via Twitter. BFYTW.
    - 21 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 3:06am -
  • newJust More Silly Business-As-Usual Drills
    UK Daily Mail: Europe on war-footing: Britain sends tanks, drones and 800 troops to Estonia as part of the biggest military build-up on Russia’s borders since the Cold War as Putin practises for nuclear war with test launch of a … Continue readin…
    - 22 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 2:55am -
  • newPat Condell: America’s Moment Of Truth
      H/t Fran.
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  • Whistling Past The Graveyard
    Read both GVDL and WeaponsMan’s take on the same subject. You don’t have enough friends, food, or firepower. Keep prepping. Keep training.
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 1:11pm -
  • Day By Day
    From Chris Muir.
    - 2 days ago 26 Oct 16, 3:07am -
  • So Adorable
    From GoV via Twitter; see also below also from GoV:
    - 2 days ago 26 Oct 16, 3:01am -

Patriot Rising

The Armed Lutheran

  • ALR Episode 41 – Voting for Your Neighbor
    On this week’s episode of Armed Lutheran Radio we are joined by special guest Dr. Ken Schurb to discuss his Bible study “Called to Vote: A Christian Approach to Elections.” Sgt. Bill has tips for shooting the IDPA classifier, Mia...The post AL…
    - 4 days ago 24 Oct 16, 5:01am -
  • ALR Episode 40 – Self-Defense Gun Stories
    In this week’s episode of Armed Lutheran Radio we are joined by Rob Morse, co-host of the Polite Society Podcast, to talk about his podcast, Self-Defense Gun Stories. Sgt. Bill talks about training, Mia is not clowning around, and Aaron...The post…
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  • ALR Episode 39 – Does Jesus Hate Guns?
    Jesus Hates Guns. At least that’s what one author at thinks. He quotes his own book as proof of his assertion, but not Holy Scripture. Pastor John Bennett and I dissect his claims and debunk them thoroughly. Sgt. Bill...The post ALR Ep…
    - 18 days ago 10 Oct 16, 5:00am -
  • ALR Episode 38 – A Time to Kill
    This Week on Armed Lutheran Radio, author Greg Hopkins joins us to discuss his book “A Time to Kill: The Myth of Christian Pacifism.” Sgt. Bill discusses the purpose of IDPA. Aaron Israel has tips for surviving a riot if...The post ALR Episode 3…
    - 25 days ago 3 Oct 16, 5:01am -
  • Mid-Week Meditation #7 – What it Was Was Football
    In this week’s meditation, I share my thoughts on football, race, and the National Anthem controversy plaguing the NFL.The post Mid-Week Meditation #7 – What it Was Was Football appeared first on The Armed Lutheran.
    - 28 days ago 30 Sep 16, 5:00am -
  • ALR Episode 37 – Don’t Shoot! That Home Invader Might be Jesus
    In this week’s episode we take a look at the follow-up to last week’s article “Why Bible-Believing Christians Have No Right to Self-Defense.” Part two focuses on defense of life and family, and if you thought it couldn’t get worse,...The p…
    - 32 days ago 26 Sep 16, 5:01am -
  • Mid-Week Meditation #6 – What Does it Matter?
    In this week’s meditation, Lloyd considers a question he heard several times over the past couple of weeks: what does it matter, as long as you are a Christian?The post Mid-Week Meditation #6 – What Does it Matter? appeared first on The Armed Lu…
    - 36 days ago 22 Sep 16, 5:01am -
  • ALR Episode 36 – Do Christians Have a Right to Self-Defense?
    On this week’s episode we discuss the goofy gnostic musings of a gay Presbyterian who thinks that Bible-believing Christians have no right to defend their lives, homes, or property. A look at my violent allergy to jazz hands, and great...The post…
    - 39 days ago 19 Sep 16, 5:01am -
  • Mid-Week Meditation #5 – The Battle-N-Benton
    This week we look back at the third annual Battle-N-Benton IDPA Championship and the road I took to get there. It’s all about change, accepting your weaknesses, and working to improve. Congratulations to Sgt. Bill Silvia for winning High Law...The…
    - 43 days ago 15 Sep 16, 5:05am -
  • ALR Episode 35 – Is Carrying a Gun a Christian Right?
    Pastor John Bennett returns so you get full-strength, unadulterated Armed Lutheran Radio this week. You’ll hear about layers, pro-gun bumper stickers, shooting on the move, teaching our kids about guns, and how a pastor in the Wisconsin Synod think…
    - 46 days ago 12 Sep 16, 6:00am -


702 Shooter

A Keyboard and a .45

  • New Blog
    I have started a new blog, The Primal Transplant.  Basically I'm talking about life, fitness and lifestyle changes following a bilateral lung transplant.  Hop on over and let me know what you think.
    - 10 Mar 16, 1:34am -
  • 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…
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  • 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 - News

  • newHateful Tone of Debate on the 2nd Amendment Started by Clinton & the Left
    No other Democrat presidential candidate has ever opened their campaign calling for a gun ban and confiscation of your firearms. Only Hillary Clinton has...This post Hateful Tone of Debate on the 2nd Amendment Started by Clinton & the Left appeared f…
    - 55 mins ago 27 Oct 16, 11:32pm -
  • newA Presidency From Hell? ~ VIDEO
    If Hillary Clinton wins, a truly hellish presidency could await her, and us. While Bill Clinton wanders around the White House with nothing to do....This post A Presidency From Hell? ~ VIDEO appeared first on Shooting Sports News .
    - 1 hour ago 27 Oct 16, 11:19pm -
  • newPatriot Fire Team Manual Now Available as Kindle and Amazon Paperback
    Expanding the outreach of their message, Paul Markel and the entire crew of Student of the Gun are pleased to announce that the “Patriot Fire Team Manual”...This post Patriot Fire Team Manual Now Available as Kindle and Amazon Paperback appeared…
    - 2 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 10:00pm -
  • newWhy Trump Will Win-LockNLoad Radio
    Why Trump Will Win Guns come into New York from states with weak gun laws: new report Alarm Spreading Over Clinton Threat to Bill of RightsThis post Why Trump Will Win-LockNLoad Radio appeared first on Shooting Sports News .
    - 3 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 9:51pm -
  • newSuspect Begs Homeowner Not To Shoot, Then Escapes
    The elderly resident confronted the intruder with a handgun. The suspect then begged the homeowner not to shoot him...This post Suspect Begs Homeowner Not To Shoot, Then Escapes appeared first on Shooting Sports News .
    - 4 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 8:51pm -
  • newU.S. Marshals Museum To Open Doors on September 24, 2019
    The U.S. Marshals Museum today announced it will open its doors on September 24, 2019 to coincide with the 230th anniversary of the U.S. Marshals Service.This post U.S. Marshals Museum To Open Doors on September 24, 2019 appeared first on…
    - 4 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 8:18pm -
  • newWatkins Lake State Park and County Preserve officially Michigan’s 103rd State Park
    The MDNR, Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission officially dedicated Watkins Lake State Park and County Preserve as Michigan's 103rd state park.This post Watkins Lake State Park and County Preserve officially Michigan’s 103rd State Park…
    - 4 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 8:04pm -
  • newWinchester Repeating Arms Adds Extreme Deer Hunter to the Super X Pump Shotgun Line
    New to the Winchester® Repeating Arms pump shotgun line is the Super X® Pump Extreme Deer Hunter camo model.This post Winchester Repeating Arms Adds Extreme Deer Hunter to the Super X Pump Shotgun Line appeared first on Shooting Sports…
    - 6 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 6:37pm -
  • newSightmark 3000 Lumen Spotlight Lights the Way
    From camping and hunting to critical missions and everything in between, the (SM73011) goes to work when most people turn-in for the night..This post Sightmark 3000 Lumen Spotlight Lights the Way appeared first on Shooting Sports News .
    - 6 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 6:37pm -
  • newHarness the Strength of the Sun with 12 Survivors SolarFlare Charging Panels
    Exhilarating adventures do more than just drain your energy; they drain the batteries of your electronics, too. Even on the most secluded trips.This post Harness the Strength of the Sun with 12 Survivors SolarFlare Charging Panels appeared first on A…
    - 6 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 6:25pm -

Mississippi Gun News

  • Southaven Residents Score Victory for Gun Rights
    BY DANA CRISWELL In a recent Attorney General ruling the city of Southaven’s anti-gun aldermen and mayor were forced to restore residents gun rights.  For years when local residents wanted to enjoy a concert at Snowden Grove Park in Southaven they…
    - 16 days ago 12 Oct 16, 10:03am -
  • Knoxville, TN Lawsuit Contesting City Park Gun Ban Continues
    FROM Knoxville News Sentinel A lawsuit contesting the city of Knoxville’s ban on guns at Chilhowee Park has withstood a challenge for dismissal and will live to face another hearing. Knox County Chancellor John Weaver on Oct. 3 found merit in the c…
    - 16 days ago 12 Oct 16, 9:13am -
  • The “Never Trump” Movement is an Anti-Second Amendment Vote!
    BY DANA CRISWELL If you value our Second Amendment you can not be “Never Trump”. There is little doubt that Clinton plans to take guns away from citizens.  A vote for anyone other than Trump IS a vote for Hillary Clinton! Read her words: Hillary…
    - 36 days ago 21 Sep 16, 12:59pm -
  • California Governor Signs Draconian Gun Control Package into Law
    FROM NRA-ILA Fairfax, Va.— California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law on Friday a package of gun bills that were rushed through the state legislature with no regard for proper process. The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Actio…
    - 52 days ago 6 Sep 16, 11:34am -
  • Anti-Second Amendment Mississippi Democrat Strikes Again
    BY RICK WARD With the tax free weekend coming up for gun owners I just thought I would bring up some special benefits for our veterans while throwing a rock or two at one of our favorite (tongue in cheek) Mississippi Democrat politicians. Phil Bryant…
    - 67 days ago 22 Aug 16, 11:17am -
  • MS Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday – August 26 – 28
    According to the Mississippi Second Amendment Tax Holiday as passed in the 2014 Legislative Session, Sales Tax is not due during the holiday on the sale of firearms, ammunition and certain hunting supplies as defined below. This bill created an annu…
    - 71 days ago 17 Aug 16, 3:10pm -
  • Mississippi Gun Owners Get Their Day in Court
    BY RICK WARD It has been a long time coming but it is time for Mississippi Circuit and Chancery Judges to face the fiddler. Thanks to your efforts, they will be judged. A petition for an extraordinary writ of prohibition has been filed against the fi…
    - 91 days ago 29 Jul 16, 1:54am -
  • City of Durant, MS Wants to Take Your Guns
    BY RICK WARD They aren’t just looking to fill up their evidence room or worried about their safety over minor crimes not involving a weapon. They want to make you prove you own the weapon and then they still don’t want to give it back. Mississipp…
    - 92 days ago 28 Jul 16, 12:32am -
  • Ward Testifies at State Capitol on Forfeiture of Firearms
    BY RICK WARD I had the distinct opportunity and privilege to testify before the Legislative Committee on Asset Forfeiture at the State Capitol today. The committee was formed during the last session as an alternative to passing new laws without heari…
    - 97 days ago 22 Jul 16, 1:29pm -
  • Memphis Criminals Out-of-Control, City Officials Have No Idea What to Do
    BY DANA CRISWELL In recent months we have seen a significant increase in violent crime around our country. We’ve witnessed an orchestrated attack on our police officers by domestic terrorist groups like Black Lives Matter and foreign groups like IS…
    - 97 days ago 22 Jul 16, 12:58pm -

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.
    - 19 Oct 14, 10:50pm -
  • Six Years
    This blob has been around for 6 years. Meh.
    - 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…
    - 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

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  • 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

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  • Taking the White Man’s Guns in CT

    - 6 Mar 14, 2:33am -

Survival Gear

Firearms and Freedom

  • Common Sense Gun Laws
    Sure, I like the fact that Wisconsin made it easier for active duty military and retired police to get concealed carry permits, but what really makes sense to eliminate senseless violence perpetrated by (bad) people with guns is this: Get … Continu…
    - 12 Nov 15, 5:42am -
  • I Like These Signs
    Speaking of government partnering with responsible citizens, a town in Pennsylvania is adding a line to the welcome to the town signs, stating “This is not a gun free zone.” Quote of the day is from Township Supervisor Stephen Mohr: “The … C…
    - 10 Feb 15, 9:48pm -
  • We Need More Sheriff’s Departments Like This
    Portage County, Wisconsin’s Sheriff’s Department is offering concealed carry permit classes. They are also teaching a basic pistol course at the department’s range. Prices are $40 for the CCW class, $25 for the Basic Pistol, or $50 for both. Ho…
    - 10 Feb 15, 1:37am -
  • Proposal to Eliminate the WI 48 Hour Waiting Period
    Wisconsin Senator Van Wanggaard is looking for co-sponsors of a bill that would eliminate the 48 hour waiting period to buy an handgun in Wisconsin. This is currently the top of my list to fix WI gun laws, so it would … Continue reading →
    - 9 Feb 15, 3:22am -
  • 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.…
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  • More From My Sheriff

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  • 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 -

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.
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    The folks over at 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
    - 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 -

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! 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".
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  • 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?
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  • 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 -
  • Gun Control Facts
    The information of this post is copied from this link at GOA, and contains more information if you click on the link below. Highlights* Guns are used 2.5 million times a year in self-defense. Law-abiding citizens use…
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  • Assault Weapon bans, Hi-Cap Magazines, and the NRA
    For starters, I don't like to call them "hi-cap" or "High Capacity" magazines, because they are really just standard capacity or full capacity magazines for the most part.A Glock 17 with a standard magazine holds 17 rounds of 9mm, and can be carried…
    - 24 Dec 12, 4:49am -
  • Saiga AK Conversion 7.62x39
    These are a great price for a high quality AK if you buy them and convert it yourself. Conversion cost about $100-150 and takes some tools and an hour or two.
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  • What is an "Assault Rifle"?
    Whenever we hear politicians, media, and others who are uneducated on the subject referring to AR15 and AK47 pattern semi autos, we often hear the term "Assault Rifle" thrown about as well. Some will claim that "AR" actually stands for "Assault Rifle…
    - 20 Dec 12, 6:38pm -

Gears of Guns

  • Video: First Impressions of the #WindhamProject Chambered in 300 Blackout
    Today we look at the #WindhamProject chambered in .300BLK. Watch while Atticus gives his first impressions of the gun in .300 AAC Blackout. The #WindhamProject is a Windham Weaponry RMCS-4 AR which is chamber in 5.56, .300BLK, 7.62x39mm, 9mm and .22l…
    - 2 days ago 26 Oct 16, 10:00am -
  • CGI: Belts… A Different Kind of Fashion Statement
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet: Today on Cool Guns of the Internet we are looking at a fashion statement that will really leave mark on anything it touches. If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do…
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  • CGI: COLT XM-15
    This cutaway was sent to us by a reader way back in 2011 (see post here) This week on Cool Guns of The Internet: Today on Cool Guns of the Internet we are looking at this rare cutaway of a Colt XM rifle that is full auto. If you have a firearm you wo…
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  • VIDEO!!! First Impressions of the #WindhamProject Chambered in 9mm
    Today we look at the #WindhamProject chambered in 9mm. Watch while Atticus gives his first impressions of the gun in 9mm. The #WindhamProject is a Windham Weaponry RMCS-4 AR which is chamber in 5.56, .300BLK, 7.62x39mm, 9mm and .22lr. We have grabbed…
    - 15 days ago 13 Oct 16, 10:00am -
  • CGI: Shotgun Edition
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet: Today on Cool Guns of the Internet we are looking at SHOTGUNS. If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do is send us a picture of your firearms via email, at “picture…
    - 18 days ago 10 Oct 16, 10:00am -
  • REVIEW: The AR that Recoils like a .22LR
    The awesome family over at American Weapon Systems sent me the ZA-15 4 years ago. I can’t help but share how much I love this rifle with everyone who gets near the gun. The lack of recoil is unlike that of any AR I have ever used. Don’t believe m…
    - 24 days ago 4 Oct 16, 10:00am -
  • CGI: 7.62×39 Edition
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet: Today’s post is brought to you by The 7.62×39 and the interesting a small batch of guns that shoot it. If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do is send us a pictur…
    - 25 days ago 3 Oct 16, 10:00am -
  • Video: Zenith Firearms Z-5K First Impressions
    Atticus and Tanner out at the range for the first impressions and shooting of the Zenith Firearms Z5K Pistol. This is an H&K MP5K clone chambered in 9mm. This gun is made in Turkey by MKE and Imported through Zenith Firearms. Stay Tuned for the revie…
    - 30 days ago 28 Sep 16, 10:00am -
  • CGI: 9mm Rifles
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet: Today’s post is brought to you by The 9×19mm Parabellum and the interesting rifles that shoot it. If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do is send us a picture of…
    - 32 days ago 26 Sep 16, 10:00am -
  • CGI: Custom Paint Jobs
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet: Today’s post is brought to you by paint. If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do is send us a picture of your firearms via email, at “”…
    - 39 days ago 19 Sep 16, 10:00am -

God, Gals, Guns, Grub

  • We live with guns...
    Our dogs are part of our family. I've always said that we don't own them, we live with them. They live in our home and our lives fully.  Recently, our friend Melody Lauer made a comment on Facebook about living with guns. Our family is the same with…
    - 15 Dec 15, 10:14pm -
  • Six considerations to maintain perishable self-defense skills...
    Many of us are life-long learners, continuing to build our knowledge, skills, and abilities through various endeavors... but how do we maintain the previous knowledge, skills, and abilities we've acquired? This is really were balance, planning, and t…
    - 23 Nov 15, 2:00pm -
  • Over 18,500 rounds through a Ruger SR9...
    To admit my bias up-front, most people who know me know I love all things Ruger. Ruger is an innovative (especially in manufacturing), debt-free company that produces American-made guns made by hard-working Americans... and that's something that has…
    - 16 Nov 15, 12:16am -
  • Blinded by the light... shining in YOUR face!
    As I drove up the long lane to the house, the lights of a vehicle suddenly came on and momentarily blinded me. I quickly stopped the cruiser about a hundred yards from the other vehicle just as my eyes adjusted and the silhouette of a man with a shot…
    - 8 Nov 15, 6:55pm -
  • Five reasons to shoot your Every-Day-Carry Self-Defense ammunition!
    Like everyone else in a time zone that follows Daylight Savings Time... we set our clocks back an hour last night and enjoyed an extra hour of sleep. This also begins a semi-annual ritual we have in our "prepping" mindset of checking, changing, updat…
    - 2 Nov 15, 2:35am -
  • Six Self-Defense Commands and Strategies for Families…
    Every parent wants to protect their family, children, and loved ones… but few have actually taken the time to plan, prepare, and practice for emergencies and violent encounters with their families. Now please understand that preparing for the possi…
    - 26 Jun 15, 12:48pm -
  • Tactical First Aid and System Collapse Medicine instructed by Greg Ellifritz
    Over the years, my wife, daughter and I have completed various training opportunities to learn first aid, CPR, and AED usage. I had some basic "tactical" first aid as a police officer years ago and my daughter will be a senior this coming fall as she…
    - 1 Jun 15, 5:55am -
  • KA-BAR TDI Law Enforcement Knife and Edge/Equipped Sheath
    A good knife has always been an essential for me. Back in my day, carrying my Buck 110 Finger-groove Folding Hunter on my belt in a leather sheath to high school was no big deal. Later on, that same knife was on my duty belt as a police officer in th…
    - 6 Apr 15, 4:30pm -
  • Try some drive-by dryfire practice...
    A recent video posted online of the woman being kidnapped and robbed has generated a lot of discussion on the internet. Kathy Jackson over at the Cornered Cat has a great write up about that particular situation, but one question I have for those of…
    - 1 Mar 15, 2:15am -
  • Two are one and one is none...
    I have often joked that the secret to a good marriage is to marry a woman who loves guns and motorcycles as much as you do.  My gal is a fiery, sassy redhead with a mind of her own... and the Good Lord knows we've seen a lot of guns and motorcycles…
    - 15 Feb 15, 8:42pm -

Gun Free Zone

  • newNYPD Dog and Pony Show.
    Via Bearing Arms we find out that the NYPD did his traditional Dog and Pony and Destroying Guns show. The video caught my attention because the way of some guns (or artifacts) were carefully displayed for maximum media impact. I have no idea what the…
    - 10 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 2:21pm -
  • newThe day the Libertarian Party was buried: Weld says “Whatever You Do, Don’t Vote For Trump”
    Accepting that his presidential bid will fail, Libertarian vice presidential candidate Bill Weld on Tuesday obliquely urged voters to vote for Hillary Clinton. In a Tuesday statement addressed to “those in the electorate who remain torn between two…
    - 11 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 1:19pm -
  • newNational Firearms Act: The absurdity of regulated pipe bombs.
    I had to laugh at this. These people trolled ATF really hard with this item:   This what the items that usually go into a pipe bomb cost: Just under $40 and we would still have plenty of black powder and fuse to make several more bombs. If anybody k…
    - 13 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 11:00am -
  • Another reason for the Second Amendment: Intolerance.
    Just found out that Donald Trump’s Walk of Fame star was destroyed. Not defaced but obliterated with a sledge-hammer. And video: Video shows man smashing Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star with a sledgehammer. LAPD investigating incident ht…
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 4:52pm -
  • And the number one state providing guns to criminals in NY is…
    Via The Gun Writer: Kris’ note: This is from the Associated Press NEW YORK — Three-quarters of nearly 53,000 guns used to commit crimes in New York were originally purchased in another state, New York’s attorney general said Tuesday. The report…
    - 2 days ago 26 Oct 16, 11:00am -
  • Sweet cup of Schadenfreude.
    In the best “Bloomberiang” tradition of working with eventual felons, it seems we upgraded to State Attorney Generals:   As for me…  
    - 2 days ago 26 Oct 16, 10:59am -
  • Must Read Article – You Have the Right to Remain Silent.
    First, don’t act like a guilty man or woman. When the first words out of your mouth are, “I want my lawyer,” you have done a surprisingly good imitation of a street-wise criminal. What is any self-respecting cop supposed to think? Dead body + g…
    - 3 days ago 25 Oct 16, 11:00am -

My Gun Culture

  • Can You Start Reloading For Less Than $200? A Look at Lee Breech Lock Challenger Kit
    Without fail, when I’m at the range, picking up spent brass like a squirrel coming off the Jenny Craig Diet, people always ask me if I reload. The very next comment, again without fail, is something like “I’ve always wanted to do that. How much…
    - 7 days ago 20 Oct 16, 1:35pm -
  • Optics Buying Guide: Do You Get What You Pay For With Scopes?
    There are few products where the adage “you get what you pay for” applies more than with optics. With many products, like cars, it’s pretty easy to see and feel exactly what you’re paying for. The cornering performance and zero to sixty specs…
    - 8 days ago 19 Oct 16, 1:26pm -
  • Does Bullet Concentricity Really Improve Accuracy?
    As an avid reloader, I try really, really hard to make sure that I seat my rifle bullets straight in the case so that they are perfectly centered and aligned with the case itself. As an avid shooter, I assume that ammo companies do the same for the r…
    - 9 days ago 18 Oct 16, 4:21pm -
  • Competitive Shooting: Is It for You?
    This article originally appeared at OutdoorHub. Humans have been participating in friendly competitions since the beginning of time. I guess we have a built-in drive to test our skills and mettle against others. Just look at the majority of shows on…
    - 13 days ago 14 Oct 16, 1:35pm -
  • Armalite M-15 Light Tactical Carbine – Full Review
    Based on sales figures and some good, old-fashioned SWAG math, there are somewhere in the neighborhood of 10 million AR-15 rifles floating around the country, give or take a couple of million. And guess where all that AR popularity started? Armalite.…
    - 16 days ago 11 Oct 16, 3:28pm -
  • Optics Buying Guide: Big Scopes
    So why would you want or need a very high magnification scope? There are two related reasons. You might need to see and hit a reasonably-sized target at very long range, or you might need to be able to see and hit a much smaller target at shorter ran…
    - 17 days ago 10 Oct 16, 1:44pm -
  • Lights and Lasers for Concealed Carry?
    This article originally appeared at AmmoLand. By Tom McHale USA –-( Technology can be cool. Just a few years ago, lights (and sometimes lasers) on carry guns were limited to the domain of uniformed police officers wearing huge holster…
    - 23 days ago 4 Oct 16, 1:34pm -
  • Safe Firearm Storage Ideas (Infographic)
    The industry’s tireless emphasis on gun safety has really paid off. Gun-related accidents are at the lowest levels in recorded history, and that’s no thanks to so-called “gun safety” groups like Everytown. You can thank the efforts of organiz…
    - 24 days ago 4 Oct 16, 12:13am -
  • 7 Things You Learn Shooting Lasers In the Dark
    This article originally appeared at AmmoLand. By Tom McHale USA –-( We gun people have a terrible habit of arguing to the death over trivial theoretical debates like the whether using the wrong stance will cause painful bunions, adopt…
    - 24 days ago 3 Oct 16, 1:31pm -
  • Optics Buying Guide: AR-15 Optics and Scopes
    There are plenty of reasons that the AR-15 has become so popular. It’s handy, easy to shoot, configurable, multi-caliber, and has low recoil. Oh, and it’s just plain fun. Matching the seemingly infinite number of AR rifles on the market is a mult…
    - 36 days ago 21 Sep 16, 1:52pm -

Gun Pundit

  • Cleveland Police Union to the US Constitution: DROP DEAD
    "I don't care if it's constitutional or not at this point," Stephen Loomis, president of Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Association, told CNN....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 17 Jul 16, 8:27pm -
  • Ryan losing again
    “If the bill becomes law, it will mark a massive expansion of the government’s ability to restrict gun rights on the basis of precrime—a crime not yet committed.” -- Freedom Caucus member Justin Amash (R-Mich.)...This is a summary only. Visi…
    - 6 Jul 16, 7:20pm -
  • CRIME SOLVED: Wear ‘Don’t Shoot/Rob/Rape Me’ Bracelets
    Sweden’s police chief unveiled the force’s latest weapon in the fight against sexual assault: wristbands reading “Don’t touch me”....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 1 Jul 16, 1:56pm -
  • This Just In: Criminals Break the Law
    Study Learns Chicago Criminals DON’T Buy Their Guns Legally The study learned that virtually zero criminals have ever used the internet or gun shows, because that method is easily traceable. It’s much safer for a criminal to acquire firearms on t…
    - 29 Jun 16, 12:35pm -
  • NBA’s Steve Kerr believes the Bill of Rights is ‘Outdated’
    Steve Kerr, head coach of the NBA’s Golden State Warriors, thinks that the Bill of Rights is ‘outdated.’ He also thinks that lots of people own automatic weapons. Steve Kerr is very confused.[/caption]NBA coach Steve Kerr rails against ‘total…
    - 28 Jun 16, 2:29pm -
  • Three Strikes for LEOs?
    Some PDs used the 3 Strikes law to scare arrestees into reforming their bad habits. Maybe the sentence should have been built for cops, as well....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 28 Jun 16, 12:25pm -
  • Big Shootings Only Happen in Safe Places
    The most dangerous place in the world must be a gun show: It's a giant room full of macho, vigilante maniacs with itchy trigger fingers and several guns apiece, with evil assault rifles everywhere, and a mysterious loophole that somehow allows the cr…
    - 27 Jun 16, 2:59pm -
  • Remember: The Orlando Shooter was a Democrat
    The killer was a registered Democrat who swore allegiance to ISIS. I know! Let's make a banner about how Republicans are evil....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 27 Jun 16, 12:12pm -
  • John Lewis wants to prevent himself and especially James Robinson (all of them) from buying guns
    Here is a list of some interesting folks wrongly added to the no-fly list: 1. Democratic Congressmen John Lewis 2. Senator Ted Kennedy 3. CNN Reporter Drew Griffin 4. 8-year-old Cub Scout Mikey Hicks and his father, who shares the same name 5. Journa…
    - 24 Jun 16, 7:00pm -
  • John Lewis was Once Erroneously Placed on No-Fly List He Wants to Use to Deny Due Process

    - 24 Jun 16, 12:59pm -

Home on the Range

  • Fight Song
    The pianist in this group, Jon Schmidt (The Piano Guys) had his 21 year-old daughter, one of five children, go missing in the Columbia River Gorge last week. I know the trail, it is both beautiful and treacherous and she was hiking alone on a day hi…
    - 3 days ago 24 Oct 16, 8:00pm -
  • On Landings
    PPartner in Grime got 98% of the paving down for the steps he put in   I like that they are pitched half of what the old ones were, given I'm missing a meniscus in one knee which hurts like tax season, on any given day.I don't envy him the dirt dug…
    - 4 days ago 24 Oct 16, 2:52am -
  • On Perspective
    All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.- Edmund Burke This stone sits on a small shelf behind a desk, there in the shadows.  Only a couple of individuals have recognized what it was. What most of us see depends on…
    - 5 days ago 23 Oct 16, 1:13am -
  • On Longing
    From Abby, who is over two years in her forever home after being dumped by her family at a high kill shelter, heartworm positive.  She is so happy now and with that, some words from Abby on longing.Wishful longing  (I wish I had some bacon)Anticipa…
    - 7 days ago 20 Oct 16, 7:48pm -
  • Night Watches
    “At least once every human should have to run for his life, to teach him that milk does not come from supermarkets, that safety does not come from policemen, that 'news' is not something that happens to other people. He might learn how his ances…
    - 9 days ago 18 Oct 16, 9:02pm -
  • Accessories for your Pet you May or May NOT Need.
    There are so many toys and accessories for your animals, it's hard to find one that's really unique  So I  have taken the time to do a little shopping for you. First up, the cat bonnet.  A modest cat keeps those ears covered and you know you're go…
    - 10 days ago 17 Oct 16, 10:27pm -
  • DIY Time - Buying Tips and Burritos
    With storms in the forecast, I did my grocery shopping early.  I shop at a small family-owned grocery. It's not tiny; they have an in-house butcher and baker, but it's MUCH small than a chain grocery, probably a sixth of the size.  But I like that…
    - 12 days ago 15 Oct 16, 11:24pm -
  • Probiotic Prepping
    If you've been in the yogurt section, you may have noticed some colorful quarter sized containers. Those are generally Kefir - a fermented beverage. Kefir is a cultured probiotic beverage similar in taste and texture to a drinkable yogurt. Originate…
    - 14 days ago 13 Oct 16, 9:37pm -
  • Back Cover Stories
    My publisher sent me the back cover scribing for my first novel.  My editor tweaked it a bit and I like the end result.  Christian fiction might not be everyone's cup of tea but I know my Dad and church family are eagerly looking forward to it and…
    - 15 days ago 13 Oct 16, 12:36am -
  • Doggie Dining Rituals
    Partner in Grime feeds Abby Lab in the morning since he gets up before I do, liking some quiet time while I just throw on clothes and race out the door to beat the Chicago traffic.  I feed her at night. He's not home from work yet, and on weekends,…
    - 16 days ago 12 Oct 16, 1:37am -

Jerking the Trigger

  • newHill People Gear Umlindi Backpack in Multicam
    The Multicam version of the Umlindi Backpack from Hill People Gear is generally only available in limited runs and it just so happens to be in stock right now. If you have been waiting for one of these versatile packs in Multicam, act fast.
    - 5 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 7:52pm -
  • newOP Tactical Berry Compliant Enhanced Poncho Liner
    OP Tactical’s Berry Compliant Enhanced Poncho Liner is manufactured exclusively for them by Wild Things. It earns its “enhanced” moniker with a variety of improved materials versus the standard issue poncho liner. The Berry Compliant Enhanced P…
    - 7 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 5:08pm -
  • newHogue Inc. EX-T01 Tomahawk
    Hogue Inc. has been steadily growing their line of cutting tools. The EX-T01 Tomahawk is one of the newest additions to this line. The Allen Elishewitz designed EX-T01 is ground from S-7 tool steel which is extremely impact resistant. The head has be…
    - 8 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 4:45pm -
  • The Gunfighter – Way of the Gun T-Shirt at Chase Tactical
    Chase Tactical is offering The Gunfighter – Way of the Gun t-shirt for pre-order. This is a premium shirt with comfortable 100% cotton material and a medium cut – not too boxy, not too tight. Check it out at Chase Tactical.
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 8:44pm -
  • The Essential Shooting Guide from RE Factor Tactical
    I have said it before and you will probably hear me say it again… Part of what makes the RE Factor Tactical targets great is how they continue to support their targets with drills and other training aids. The targets have become more than just a pi…
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 5:15pm -
  • Project Stimpack – TQs for People Who Need TQs
    Snake Hound Machine (SHM) has started Project Stimpack, an effort to put a SOF-T Wide Tourniquet and a PHLster Flatpack Tourniquet Carrier into the hands of professionals who need them. It works like this… You donate money. SHM donates their time a…
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 3:53pm -
  • Another Ballistic Advantage Teaser
    Ballistic Advantage just dropped another teaser that seems to point to their impending reentry into the complete upper market. Given the resources of Aero Precision, who now owns Ballistic Advantage, it wouldn’t surprise me to see complete rifles s…
    - 2 days ago 25 Oct 16, 5:54pm -
  • Armageddon Gear AR-15 10-Mag Bag
    The Armageddon Gear AR-15 10-Mag Bag is a bag… That holds AR-15 magazines… 10 of them. You probably knew that from the name but did you also know that it also works as a bomb-proof Bible cover? You can check out the AR-15 10-Mag Bag at Armageddon…
    - 2 days ago 25 Oct 16, 5:31pm -
  • TOPS Knives MSK Rockies Edition
    TOPS Knives has declared October, the month of options and they have been rolling out a number of new colors and configurations for some of their most popular knives. This week they have taken the wraps off the new MSK (Mini Scandi Knife) Rockies Edi…
    - 2 days ago 25 Oct 16, 4:25pm -
  • Primary Arms Launches New Website
    Primary Arms has launched a new website. The new site has improved navigation and product categories along with a host of other improvements. Check out the new
    - 3 days ago 24 Oct 16, 4:44pm -

Arms Vault

  • newPachmayr American Legend Grips for S&W Revolvers
    The American Legend Continues! ( – We have brought back – and improved – our American Legend Grips for Smith & Wesson “J”, “K&L” and “N” Frame Round Butt revolvers. The grips have improved contours to evenly distribute…
    - 10 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 2:37pm -
  • SB Tactical Pistol Stabilizing Braces Available at OpticsPlanet
    OpticsPlanet Inc. to Carry SB Tactical Brand Products Ken Jefferies & Associates, outdoor sales and marketing representatives, facilitated relationship between a leading online retailer and the creator of the innovative Pistol Stabilizing Brace Morri…
    - 1 day ago 27 Oct 16, 12:23am -
  • Liberty Ammunition Offers Halloween Ammunition Sale
    Liberty Ammunition Offers Halloween Sale Liberty Ammunition is offering 20 percent off all ammunition storewide from Oct. 27 – 31, 2016. Orders of $100 or more receive a free gift. Bradenton, Fla. (October 2016) – ( – Liberty Ammu…
    - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 2:33pm -
  • Magnum Research Congratulates Pro Shooter John Nagel
    Magnum Research® Congratulates Pro Shooter John Nagel Greeley, PA – ( – Last fall, John Nagel from Lawrenceville, Georgia, was introduced as the Pro Shooter representing Magnum Research at shooting events across the U.S. Now, Magnu…
    - 2 days ago 25 Oct 16, 9:53pm -
  • Battle Rifle Company Attending 2016 NASGW Expo
    Battle Rifle Company Attending NASGW (Houston, TX/Venus, TX) – ( – Battle Rifle Company is proud to announce it will be exhibiting at the 2016 National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) Expo. The NASGW Expo allows bu…
    - 2 days ago 25 Oct 16, 2:37pm -

Legally Armed in Detroit

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    Notes From the American Outback

    • On Green Mountain
      Early in July, on the 1st actually, the dogs and I drove to the top of Green Mountain, in Wyoming, to spend a week or so in that very special place. I had stumbled upon Green Mountain in 1970 when on my way to the Grand Tetons and then the Pacific co…
      - 26 Jul 15, 9:16pm -
    • Running over snakes
      A few days ago I was on my motorbike going to a distant pasture and I ran over this fellow. I saw him too late and all I could do was avoid putting on the brakes. I stopped and went back. He seemed unhurt, and very angry at me. I was glad I hadn't hu…
      - 17 Jun 15, 8:30pm -
    • Mus kingtutticus
      I am working on cleaning out and rearranging my shop building. This deceased citizen was in the bottom of one of the boxes I am triaging and discarding. There was a kind of macabre beauty to him and so I had to photograph the corpus. Few small corpse…
      - 15 Jun 15, 11:28pm -
    • Another branding
      On Friday I went to a roundup and branding that I have attended for almost a decade now. It's always a good event, attended by a fine group of riders and ropers. And of course the BBQ at the end is worth the trip alone!These events are the 'social ev…
      - 15 Jun 15, 11:12pm -
    • Jack Report
      I am very happy to report-- ecstatic would be more like it!-- that Jack is doing fine. The vet prescribed a one-month of antibiotics and at the end of that, late last week, his x-rays showed no signs of the spots that had appeared on the first set. T…
      - 15 Jun 15, 11:04pm -
    • This is getting ridiculous
      Rain, rain, and more rain. Not the insistent downpours my friends in Texas are getting, but a steady, day by day rain that keeps you inside while the grass grows, and grows, and grows.  It may be good for ranchers (who are, after all, grass farmers)…
      - 25 May 15, 6:13pm -
    • My Jack is Sick
      How sick remains to be seen.He developed a cough on our trip. Not extreme, but intermittent. At a recent routine exam/vaccination visit to my vet, he thought some x-rays might be in order. The radiographs revealed spots on his lymph nodes.Since we ha…
      - 23 May 15, 2:28am -
    • The Two-wheel Solution, Part the Second
      Later we camped for a few weeks in the Prescott National Forest. The urge to explore and reach out into the countryside got even stronger. There were miles and miles of NF roads and trails and ranch roads that begged to be ridden, explored, photograp…
      - 21 May 15, 6:20pm -
    • Western Arizona & The Two-wheel Solution
      Sunrise from our camp west of Quartzsite. Quartzsite is a very strange place indeed. It has the air of a carnival, and the overall feeling is that you will come back in the morning to find everything, and everyone gone, nothing left but a few tent pe…
      - 21 May 15, 6:01pm -
    • Late May on the High Plains
      About three inches yesterday and overnight. For this I returned from Arizona? Shouldn't complain though, as we have had killer blizzards later than this.
      - 20 May 15, 1:52pm -

    Of Arms and Law

    • Gun control organization "plants"at Hillary speech
      I know, it could never happen.
      - 4 days ago 24 Oct 16, 4:17am -
    • My article today in the American Thinker
      Right here.I haven't had time for much blogging of late, because I'm so busy writing non-blog pro-gun material.
      - 4 days ago 23 Oct 16, 11:59pm -
    • New conservative PAC
      It's called Voters Aware.
      - 8 days ago 19 Oct 16, 2:08pm -
    • 2A questions at presidential debate?
      This says they will be asked, but gives no source for that.
      - 9 days ago 18 Oct 16, 10:13pm -
    • Memories of Waco
      Over at American Thinker, they have an article by Barbara Grant, who did some very impressive work on the Waco infrared tapes.
      - 12 days ago 15 Oct 16, 9:13pm -
    • We've all had clients like that
      Attorney-client interactions should not involve a baseball bat.
      - 14 days ago 13 Oct 16, 6:22pm -
    • A 25% tax on firearms?
      Wikileaks indicates that Hillary endorses the idea.
      - 16 days ago 11 Oct 16, 8:13pm -
    • Untitled
      Question: does U Tenn. Law need a safe space where it can rebuilt after being exposed to the reality of Prof. Glenn Reynolds?The poor little things haven't been exposed to the FULL reality....
      - 24 days ago 4 Oct 16, 5:58am -
    • Remington rifle class action settlement
      Details here. Gunners affected are:1. Current owners of Remington Model 700, Seven, Sportsman 78, 673, 710, 715, 770, 600, 660, XP-100, 721, 722, and 725 firearms containing a Remington trigger mechanism that utilizes a trigger connector;2. Curr…
      - 25 days ago 3 Oct 16, 3:08am -
    • U Tenn whitewash of Instapundit
      They have decided against being total buffoons in the matter. A wise choice. Even if they feel compelled to recite formulae such as "I understand the hurt and frustration they feel," "move forward to rebuild our law school community," and "coming to…
      - 30 days ago 28 Sep 16, 4:59am -

    Gun Politics NY

    • newFlanagan should learn from Darth Vader
      Governor Cuomo has had a longstanding deal with the Senate Republicans helping them keep control of the upper chamber in exchange for them supporting his agenda. There was no way this arrangement would continue forever: “… Cuomo has taken an acti…
      - 7 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 5:18pm -
    • Claiming credit
      A bunch of gun control groups including New Yorkers Against Gun Violence have endorsed Hillary. From a practical standpoint this doesn’t mean much. It’s not like they’re providing her campaign with money and manpower. What they are doing is set…
      - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 5:50pm -
    • Explain this then
      Eric Schneiderman released a report saying most guns used in crimes come from out of state: “… “The data makes one thing abundantly clear: New York’s strong gun laws are being undermined at every turn by lax laws in other states,” Schneider…
      - 2 days ago 25 Oct 16, 3:43pm -
    • State rundown
      RRH Elections has a good rundown of state legislative races. Some additional commentary: SD-7: Adam Haber beats Elaine Phillips.  Democrat pick-up. SD-9: I don’t buy that it was just the Bernie-boost which helped incumbent Todd Kaminsky win the sp…
      - 4 days ago 23 Oct 16, 3:34pm -
    • #NY22 roundup
      With three serious candidates running, the open CD-22 seat is one of the more interesting races in the state. Here is a position statement on guns for each of the candidates from their last debate: Martin Babinec: “If a gun is used in the commissio…
      - 6 days ago 21 Oct 16, 2:56pm -
    • New Hillary ads
      Here is the new anti-Hillary ad from the NRA: I’m not impressed with this. While accurate, it is too dark and negative. Hillary’s campaign released this ad: I despise Hillary, but I like this one a lot, especially the part at 0:42. That is how Th…
      - 7 days ago 20 Oct 16, 4:42pm -
    • Guns in the final debate
      Hillary and The Donald on guns from last night’s 3rd and final presidential debate:
      - 7 days ago 20 Oct 16, 1:02pm -

    Romeo Tango Bravo

    • NRA Annual Meeting 2016
      The National Rifle Association's Annual Meeting is upon us again with the appearance of some new products. Below you will find some of the more noteworthy additions to the market. This post will be updated as the meeting progresses.Heckler & Koch SP5…
      - 21 May 16, 5:09pm -
    • Long Range Shooting Handbook - A Range Bag's Best Friend
      Like most people that get into shooting I've made several missteps. The ones that I've learned most from were the ones that cost me the most money. This happens to many beginners when they've been bitten by the 'bug'. We go out and buy the gear we th…
      - 1 Mar 16, 6:59pm -
    • Griffin Armament NEW Products :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSGriffin Armament Webpage
      - 23 Jan 16, 3:55am -
    • Blue Force Gear :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSBlue Force Gear Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 2:22pm -
    • Maxpedition :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSMaxpedition Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 2:18pm -
    • Battle Arms Development :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSBattle Arms Development Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 2:15pm -
    • Kimber Hunter :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSKimber Hunter Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 1:24am -
    • Aimpoint :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSAimpoint Webpage
      - 21 Jan 16, 11:48pm -
    • Colt NEW Products :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSColt Webpage
      - 21 Jan 16, 11:46pm -
    • Magpul NEW Products :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSMagpul WebpageThe Firearms Blog - Glock Magazines
      - 21 Jan 16, 2:27pm -

    Rustmeister's Alehouse

    • Facebook Page
      So, will Facebook revive the Alehouse?I'm not sure, but it sure is easier to use than this old thing.Putting it here.
      - 4 Dec 15, 11:49pm -
    • 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 -

    Semi Automatic Heart

    • House Democrats to Ban manufacture of so-called "Assault Weapons" (Semi-Automatics)

      House Democrats to Ban manufacture of so-called "Assault Weapons" (Semi-Automatics)

      Here we go again, War without end!...(S9) recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 18 Dec 15, 4:28am -
    • AR-15: Phony outrage over ad with armed Santa (Video)

      AR-15: Phony outrage over ad with armed Santa (Video)

      Local news story from Chico, California; riding the wave of media fueled obsession over semi-auto Armalite pattern rifles - (S9) recipients should redirect to fu…
      - 11 Dec 15, 10:23pm -
    • Majority of Americans OPPOSES ban on (so-called) "Assault Weapons"

      Majority of Americans OPPOSES ban on (so-called) "Assault Weapons"

      Patrick J. Egan tweeted this information.... (S9)E-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 11 Dec 15, 9:49pm -
    • AR-15: Savannah Police considering obtaining AR's, public uneasy...

      AR-15: Savannah Police considering obtaining AR's, public uneasy...

      Of all places, Savannah is the last I would expect the public would be nervous about the Police deploying semi-automatic long guns (they have some low-down dirty criminals down there, they need em')...So...Go fig'...(S9)…
      - 24 Nov 15, 7:26am -
    • California Tyranny: Bloomberg Buck$ and Political hunger for Newsom to go with anti-gun B.S. ...

      California Tyranny: Bloomberg Buck$ and Political hunger for Newsom to go with anti-gun B.S. ...

      He cares not for anything but his own "career", taking a page from mentor Diane Feinstien, appear to "do something" to bolster yourself in the public eye, but have a "no-lose strategy" i.e. If he wins this, it makes him look like a "hero", if he lose…
      - 19 Nov 15, 9:34am -
    • Apologia Bar Sinister...

      Apologia Bar Sinister...

      Don't let her good looks fool you: She is a Bytch in real life!!!Please, I feel that sometimes I am lucky just to get back into this blog to post(!!!). Ever since "Google" has decided that there should be one universal login to get to, for example, B…
      - 19 Nov 15, 9:07am -
    • AK-47: Funky Looking Hungarian AMD's confiscated by Police in Brazil...

      AK-47: Funky Looking Hungarian AMD's confiscated by Police in Brazil...

      these Morons have obviously bee watching FB videos of the MX cartel idiots...AK-47 Hungarian variant "AMD's" confiscated by Police in Brazil. "Pimped" AMD basically looks stupid, but it is apparent the owner has no viable brain cells to begin with. P…
      - 19 Nov 15, 9:03am -
    • This is how AK-47's get to Paris

      This is how AK-47's get to Paris

      Folding stock AK's on display"Guns soon became a major export commodity in the Balkans. Western Europe is the target market. “Many firearms trafficked in Europe come from the western Balkans after being held illegally after recent conflicts in the…
      - 17 Nov 15, 1:09am -
    • Cruz gets it right yet again.....

      Cruz gets it right yet again.....

      Nail on the head... recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 13 Nov 15, 8:08pm -
    • Full-Auto Pushback (USA)

      Full-Auto Pushback (USA) recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 13 Nov 15, 7:53pm -

    The Bluff

    The Defensive Handgun Blog

      We've Moved! Our new blog address is Please update your links!Also, Defensive Force Instructors LLC has a new home on the web: 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 -

    The Swiss Gun Blog

    • Wahlempfehlung
      Am 18. Oktober 2015 finden in der Schweiz die Wahlen in das Schweizer Parlament statt. Die Haltung eines Politikers zur Waffenfrage ist zugleich Ausdruck seiner Haltung zur persönlichen Freiheit des Bürgers. Aufgrund von liess sich er…
      - 21 Sep 15, 8:26pm -
    • Pick up a rifle…
      “Pick up a rifle and you change instantly from a subject to a citizen” – Col. Jeff Cooper, The Art of the Rifle, chap. 1 (Image taken from the poster of the 1939 shooting tournament in Lucerne)
      - 8 Apr 15, 7:59pm -
    • The Right to Keep and Bear Arms.
      Le droit de posséder et de porter des armes découle du droit naturel, tout comme le droit de propriété, la liberté expression, le droit à l’autodétermination sexuelle, etc. La constitution ne crée pas de tels droits, elle ne peut que les…
      - 5 Apr 15, 10:17am -
    • Say No to Gun Registration
      L’enregistrement des armes vient avant leur confiscation. Non au désarmement des citoyens. Zwangsregistrierung von Waffen ist der letzte notwendige Schritt vor der Konfiskation. Nein zur Entwaffnung der Bürger.    
      - 4 Apr 15, 5:02pm -
    • Opération Vercingétorix: Il faut désarmer le citoyen
        Dans le canton de Vaud, les citoyens les contribuables peuvent rendre leurs armes à César à la police. Opération Vercingétorix: collecte d’armes prolongée en 2015 Après deux ans, le bilan satisfaisant de l’opération Vercingétorix enco…
      - 1 Apr 15, 5:09pm -
    • Swiss Revolver 1882
      Cal. 7.5mm Via SwissRifles:  The Model 1882 proved popular enough to continue it’s use, despite the fact that the Luger had been in service for many years.  The Model 1882 had the advantages of being easy to load and operate, they were easy to fi…
      - 6 Feb 15, 8:25pm -
    • Zerreissprobe
      “Je suis Charlie”  – überall stösst man gegenwärtig auf ihn, diesen vermeintlich solidarischen, vermeintlich mutigen Spruch, den so viele Leute aufsagen, predigen, geradezu hinunterbeten, den sie auf Facebook als Profilfoto, oder auf Twitte…
      - 16 Jan 15, 10:48pm -
    • Les islamistes menacent la Suisse
      via 20minutes: Dans une nouvelle vidéo de propagande tournée en Syrie, un membre de l’organisation terroriste a appelé ses «frères» à frapper, notamment, la Confédération helvétique. La vidéo en question est notamment sur Memri et vocati…
      - 14 Jan 15, 9:44pm -
    • So then I said…

      - 11 Jan 15, 5:45pm -
    • “If it saved only one life…”
      The islamist attackers of Charlie Hebdo had obviously been trained and prepared to carry out their military-style raid against journalists in the middle of Paris. Such terrorists will always go against unarmed civilians. As long as we as a society r…
      - 8 Jan 15, 9:30pm -

    The War on Guns

    • new'Foiled Robbery'
      A storekeeper is warned of suspicious activity in the back alley and takes her handgun to confront the threat. She finds two men and holds them up at gun point while waiting for the police to arrive. The suspects are non-compliant, provoking the arme…
      - 3 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 9:55pm -
    • newSomething Must Be Done!
      But you don't know what, do you, Mel? [More]*Join the club.*This is one of those Fox News links that sometimes results in an "access denied" message. I can't do anything about that, so just search for Mel Gibson and gun and the story ought to show up…
      - 3 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 9:37pm -
    • newHillary Strategist behind Trump Supporter Attacks is Prohibited Person Married to Gun-Banning Politician
      What’s tough to believe is that there is actually a pool of constituents dumb, dependent and corrupt enough to continue giving such loathsome parasites political power over their lives.  [More]It's true. Criminals are all for "gun control."
      - 3 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 9:20pm -
    • newSPLC Lies about Oath Keepers' Operation Sabot 2016
      Why would we expect anything else? [More]They certainly have the usual mob of useful idiots riled up.Here's the real plan: Discreetly observe in accordance with all laws and report suspected irregularities.Who could be against that?And they say there…
      - 5 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 7:19pm -
    • newUnderstanding the Threat
      Just don't name it. [More][Via Mack H]
      - 6 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 6:57pm -
    • newMoment of Truth
      [Via WRSA]
      - 6 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 6:03pm -
    • newEmpress of the North
      You could have been a meat-eater, kid. [More]Oh, look: Life imitates art.That's Establishment RINOs for ya-- they spend more on steak dinners than principled conservatives have on their entire campaign.Is it any wonder they think they're above the ru…
      - 10 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 2:17pm -
    • newComing Soon, to a 'New Country' Near You
      A plan comes together... [More][Via Florida Guy] 
      - 10 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 2:06pm -
    • newThere's an App for That
      To report voter fraud... [More]
      - 10 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 2:01pm -
    • newI Don't Know What's More Insidious and Pathetic
      The easily disprovable lies in this transparent hit piece masquerading as "news," or the ignorant idiot drones swallowing them hook, line and sinker. [More]
      - 10 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 1:58pm -

    Traction Control

    • newToday’s New Addition: 10/27/2016
      JRTXC321S $1,148.00 Tikka T3x CTR Stainless Bolt Action Rifle, 260 Rem, 20″ Threaded Barrel, Stainless Steel Finish, Black Synthetic Stock, One 10 Round Detachable Box Magazine, Adjustable Trigger, Threaded Barrel 5/8×24 TPI, 1-8 Twist, Black Rubb…
      - 12 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 12:36pm -
    • Today’s New Additions: 10/26/2016
      RM400-16B-C $1,125.99 Sig Sauer SIGM400 Classic Semi-Automatic Rifle, 223 Rem, 556 NATO, 16″ Barrel, Matte Black Finish, Fixed Stock, One 10 Round Magazine, Direct Impingement Gas System, Adjustable Flip Up Sights VCC270NR4O $837.99 Weatherby Vangu…
      - 1 day ago 26 Oct 16, 12:51pm -
    • Today’s New Additions: 10/25/2016
      534175142 $1,125.99 Winchester Repeating Arms 1886 Short Rifle, Lever Action, 45-70 Government, 24″ Barrel with Full Length Magazine Tube, Gloss Blue Finish, Satin Finish Grade I Walnut Straight Grip Stock, 8 Round Tubular Magazine, Top Tang Safety…
      - 2 days ago 25 Oct 16, 12:30pm -
    • Today’s New Addition: 10/24/2016
      JRTXC316S $1,148.00 Tikka T3x CTR Stainless Bolt Action Rifle, 308 Win, 20″ Threaded Barrel, Stainless Steel Finish, Black Synthetic Stock, One 10 Round Magazine, Adjustable Trigger, Picatinny Mount, No Sights
      - 3 days ago 24 Oct 16, 1:17pm -
    • Today’s New Additions: 10/23/2016
      SAM7SF-84R $1,344.99 Arsenal Inc SAM7SF-84R Semi-Automatic Rifle, 7.62×39, 16.3″ Chrome Lined Barrel, Matte Black Finish, Black Tubular Side Folder Stock (Folds to Right), One 10 Round Magazine, AK74 Type Muzzle Brake 24×1.5mm RH Thread Size, Sli…
      - 5 days ago 23 Oct 16, 10:51am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 10/22/2016
      MP411 $449.99 Cimarron Model P Pre-War Frame Single Action Revolver, 45 Long Colt, 5.5″ Barrel, Blue Finish, Case Colored Frame, One Piece Walnut Grip, 6 Round Capacity, Fixed Sights TRTA110-D-100496 $1,101.99 Trijicon, ACOG, 3.5×35, Green LED Ill…
      - 5 days ago 22 Oct 16, 2:05pm -
    • Today’s New Additions: 10/21/2016
      22607 $552.99 Savage Arms 11 DOA Hunter XP Bolt Action Rifle, 338 Federal, 22″ Barrel, Blue Finish, Black Synthetic Stock, One 4 Round Detachable Box Magazine, AccuTrigger, Mounted Bushnell Trophy 3-9X40MM Scope MGMPI576BLK $106.99 Magpul Industrie…
      - 7 days ago 21 Oct 16, 10:55am -
    • Alfred E Smith Dinner: Mystery Dude, Huma and Hillary
        [Screenshot] Mystery medical guy, Hume Abedin, and Hillary at the Alfred E Smith dinner. Who is the mystery medical dude?  
      - 7 days ago 21 Oct 16, 2:33am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 10/20/2016
      8639 $425.99 Ruger American Pistol Compact Striker Fire Semi-Automatic Pistol With Manual Safety, 9 mm, 3.55″ Barrel, Stainless Steel Black Nitride Slide, One-Piece High-Performance Glass Filled Nylon Frame, Two Magazines: One 12 Round And One 17 R…
      - 8 days ago 20 Oct 16, 12:05pm -
    • Today’s New Additions: 10/19/2016
      25125 $486.99 TriStar KRX Tactical Semi-Automatic Shotgun, 12 Gauge, 3″ Chamber, 20″ Barrel, Matte Blue Finish, Black Synthetic Stock, Two 5 Round Magazines, Full Length Top Rail, Carry Handle, Adjustable Rear Sight, Removable Front Sight 22440 $…
      - 9 days ago 19 Oct 16, 10:05am -

    Virginia Shooting Sports Association

    • newBaltimore Sun: Arrests in Baltimore for Illegal Guns Often Lead to Dropped Charges or Little Jail Time
      Earlier this week, the Baltimore Sun had this article titled "Arrests in Baltimore for illegal guns often lead to dropped charges or little jail time."About one-quarter of such gun cases are dropped before defendants go to trial, according to a Balti…
      - 8 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 4:53pm -
    • newAn Urgent Election Message from NRA's Wayne LaPierre
      On October 21st, NRA Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer Wayne LaPierre delivered an urgent message to America’s 100 million gun owners, declaring Hillary Clinton an enemy to the Second Amendment. “If, God forbid, Hillary Clinto…
      - 8 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 4:41pm -
    • newHelp Get Out the Vote for Pro Gun Candidates this Weekend
      With time ticking away, votes already coming in, and the future of the Supreme Court hanging in the balance, the time to get involved is now. Join fellow gun owners on the ground in Colonial Heights and Glen Allen this weekend to kick off  Get ou…
      - 8 hours ago 27 Oct 16, 4:35pm -
    • VSSA Shooters Shine in Masters Class at North State Shooting Club
      VSSA High Power Rifle Chairman Mike Jamison reports that the North State Shooting Club put on a superb Pete Masten Memorial 600 Weekend rifle match at Camp Butner, North Carolina this past weekend.  Beautiful weather, excellent range operations, a…
      - 7 days ago 20 Oct 16, 5:40pm -
    • Hillary Clinton Wants Heller Reversed to Make the Second Amendment Meaningless
      VSSA's sister organization, Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA) emails a Thursday Bulletin to members.  It's similar to VSSA's eBullet.  VSSA's office receives the ISRA bulletin and Executive Director Lu Charette passed along the October 6, e…
      - 7 days ago 20 Oct 16, 4:36pm -
    • Fact Checking Politifact on Clinton's Statement Supporting Australian Gun Confiscation as Model for US
      On Monday, Politifact published this dismissive "fact check" of the NRA's anti-Clinton mailer that charges “Clinton said gun confiscation is ‘worth considering.”  In the final rating of "Mostly False" the author, Warren Fiske, said Clinton w…
      - 9 days ago 18 Oct 16, 3:28pm -
    • The Election and Our Gun Rights
      That was the topic for much of the first hour of Tom Gresham's Gun Talk Radio program yesterday.  Gresham reminded listeners where Hillary Clinton stands on the Right to Keep and Bear Arms.  Then, he interviewed Tom Mason, co-author of Shall Not b…
      - 10 days ago 17 Oct 16, 2:25pm -
    • Fact Checking Tim Kaine on Project Exile
      Fact-checking has become such a growth industry in the media that sometimes busy fact-checkers overlook the obvious, such as Tim Kaine's attempt to rewrite his history related to the successful crime fighting initiative known as Project Exile.  Proj…
      - 14 days ago 13 Oct 16, 3:55pm -
    • New York Times Uses Study by Left Leaning Group to Push Gun Control
      The New York Times had a story yesterday touting a new study by "a leading liberal group that supports toughened gun control," the Center for American Progress, that claims firearm related deaths in states with "weaker laws" are more than three tim…
      - 14 days ago 13 Oct 16, 3:22pm -
    • Washington Examiner: Clinton Vows Supreme Court Judge Who Backs Gun Control
      Hillary Clinton doubled down on her campaign's anti-gun rhetoric during Sunday night's debate.  During a question related to what type of qualities she will look for in Supreme Court justices, she did not mention their constitutional philosophy once…
      - 17 days ago 11 Oct 16, 12:18pm -

    Yankee Gun Nuts

    • Charter Arms Pitbull – Update
      Many moons ago, we tested the Charter Arms Pitbull revolvers, which fire rimless cartridges.  We tested both the .40S&W and 9mm versions: http://www.yankeegunnuts.c…
      - 3 Jul 15, 2:51pm -
    • Condition Yellow: Nature or Nurture?
      Most shooters are at least dimly aware of the “color codes” of awareness (White/Yellow/Orange/Red) that Jeff Cooper popularized. If you read Jeff Cooper’s wikipedia entry, it defines Condition Yellow by quoting The Carry Book: Minnesota Edition…
      - 28 Jun 15, 12:00pm -
    • Bob Owens Can Go Fuck Himself
      What the hell is going on here? First, Jim Dumbo Zumbo shoots his career in the foot by going full-Fudd. Then Dickless Metcalf starts carrying the anti-gunners’ water for them, and his mealy-mouthed editor at Guns & Ammo helps him do it. Now Bob Ow…
      - 12 May 15, 11:39pm -
    • Another Bad Week for Gun-Grabbers
      Pity the anti-gun zealots.  Actually, no I don’t.  I am glad they are hitting every pothole on the road to the future. First, Sarah Brady dies, reducing the number of bloody shirts they can wave.  One less deceptive liar in the world.  And one…
      - 23 Apr 15, 12:40am -
    • The Pressure Builds
      The late, great character actor Strother Martin had many memorable lines in Cool Hand Luke.  Among them: “What we’ve got here is… failure to communicate. Some men you just can’t reach. So you get what we had here last week, which is the way…
      - 22 Apr 15, 11:58pm -
    • Little 9mm Pistols: Most Recent Update
      The popularity of 9mm handguns continues to grow. And the rights of Americans to carry concealed handguns for self-defense are becoming more entrenched across the country.  Even if some areas only try to pay lip-service to them. In light of recent p…
      - 29 Mar 15, 3:22pm -
    • CT Gun Control Update
      When the headline-hungry CT legislature passed Public Act 13-3, and it was signed into law by the stuttering dipshit Gov. Malloy, CT gun owners were legally obligated to take action with regards to any newly-redefined “assault weapons” that were…
      - 8 Feb 15, 9:31pm -
    • What You Gonna Do When They Come For You?
      “Bad Boys” doesn’t quite do them justice, these ignorant terrorist cavemen that attacked the Charlie Hebdo headquarters in Paris and killed 12 people and wounded 7 more.  It takes a special kind of backwardness for a religion to be born in the…
      - 9 Jan 15, 2:45am -
    • Happy New Year!
      Welcome to 2015! 2014 was certainly an interesting year. SigArms and HK released their first modern striker-fired pistols. (Not HK’s first striker design, which was the P7, but their first modern, market-focused design). Glock released their first…
      - 1 Jan 15, 12:19pm -
    • 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…
      - 28 Nov 14, 3:18pm -

    The State of Guns

    • Proposed Bill Would Allow Guns on Wisconsin’s School Grounds

      Proposed Bill Would Allow Guns on Wisconsin’s School Grounds

      A bill proposed by a Republican leader in the Wisconsin Legislature would allow residents with concealed weapons permits to carry guns on school grounds. Senate President Mary Lazich and Rep. Robert Brooks unveiled their bill Wednesday and hope to ge…
      - 14 Jan 16, 9:55pm -
    • Nevada prisons add tools to avoid shootings, but keep guns

      Nevada prisons add tools to avoid shootings, but keep guns

      Nevada prison officials say they’re adding more guards and training officers how to use rubber bullets in an effort to end deadly shootings behind bars. But they defended the presence of shotguns in prisons during a meeting today of the Board of St…
      - 14 Jan 16, 9:38pm -
    • California Bill Would Require Police Officers To Keep Guns Secure In Cars

      California Bill Would Require Police Officers To Keep Guns Secure In Cars

      A bill introduced to the California Senate Tuesday would step up safety measures for handguns left in vehicles by law enforcement, according to state officials. Senate Bill 869, introduced by state Senator Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo and Santa Clara Coun…
      - 13 Jan 16, 7:17pm -
    • Marlboro man accused of pulling stun gun at Hudson restaurant

      Marlboro man accused of pulling stun gun at Hudson restaurant

      A Marlboro man was arrested Friday after police said he threatened another man with an illegal stun gun during a dispute in the parking lot of a Chinese restaurant. Police received a call around 7 p.m. Friday from a man who claimed that a man with lo…
      - 13 Jan 16, 5:04pm -
    • Ex-cop must give up guns but gets no further punishment for Cicero road-rage shooting

      Ex-cop must give up guns but gets no further punishment for Cicero road-rage shooting

      49-year-old Mark J. Miller, the former Oswego police officer was forced to surrender his guns tonight after a road-rage shooting in December on East Circle Drive. Miller was sentenced to a one-year conditional discharge by Cicero Town Justice David B…
      - 12 Jan 16, 10:41pm -
    • Mary Wolfe says Obama’s gun order won’t have great effect

      Mary Wolfe says Obama’s gun order won’t have great effect

      While tighter gun restrictions are underway nationwide, Iowa citizens shouldn’t see much of an influence when it comes to buying weapons. State Rep. Mary Wolfe, D-Clinton, said the gun rules that President Obama plans to implement are going to re-d…
      - 12 Jan 16, 3:37pm -
    • Father of Washington school shooter gets 2 years on gun charges

      Father of Washington school shooter gets 2 years on gun charges

      Raymond Fryberg, the father of a teenager who used his dad’s gun to kill four classmates and then himself at a Washington state high school was sentenced Monday to two years in prison on firearms charges. Fryberg apologized for his son’s actions…
      - 11 Jan 16, 7:22pm -
    • Two Live Oak Men Arrested for Gun Theft and Housebreaking

      Two Live Oak Men Arrested for Gun Theft and Housebreaking

      Two Live Oak men arrested in connection to a burglary where several firearms were stolen, according to reports. 21-year-old Richard E. Touchton and 21-year-old Dylan Troy Pennington were booked into the Suwannee County Jail for a Jan. 6 burglary on…
      - 11 Jan 16, 5:11pm -
    • Two Florida Lawmakers Propose Allowing Guns In Airport Terminals

      Two Florida Lawmakers Propose Allowing Guns In Airport Terminals

      Two lawmakers from Florida have filed bills which would permit people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry their firearms in airport terminals. The identical bills, filed by Sen. Wilton Simpson of Trilby and Rep. Jake Raburn of Lithia, will be co…
      - 8 Jan 16, 3:41pm -
    • Walmart Sued in Sale of Ammo Used in Pennsylvania Murders

      Walmart Sued in Sale of Ammo Used in Pennsylvania Murders

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      - 8 Jan 16, 3:20pm -

    Knife Up

    • Fiscars X7 Hatchet Reveiw

      Fiscars X7 Hatchet Reveiw

      When you are in the woods or at home there is always a need for a little multi purpose hatchet.  Hatchets are great for chopping smaller pieces of wood, as well as prepping kindling.  The Fiscars X7 is a great hatchet for an even better price on am…
      - 1 Mar 15, 2:31am -
    • Top 5 Survival Knives!

      Top 5 Survival Knives!

      You are out in the woods alone, (this is not advised) and you have nothing but your survival knife to accomplish all of you basic needs to survive.  You build a shelter, start a fire and kill a bear to eat.  The next morning you hike out and find c…
      - 1 Mar 15, 12:42am -
    • Cold Steel True Flight Thrower Review
      Throwing knives are cool right? Every kid has at least thought about throwing a knife at someone or something in their life time.  Its a great hobby that tons of people enjoy.   Plus it is at least as safe as skydiving.  No but really it is.  Tha…
      - 21 Feb 15, 11:33pm -
    • Cleaning and Caring for your Knives

      Cleaning and Caring for your Knives

      When you buy something, you probably want it to last for a while.  Especially if you put a lot of money and work into getting it! The same goes for knives.  Every outdoor enthusiast knows that taking care of your equipment is key because you never…
      - 21 Feb 15, 9:46pm -
    • What is a Balisong?

      What is a Balisong?

      “Ive been Hearing a lot about these knifes, balisongs, but what the heck are they?!”  I’m sure at one point or another we have all asked this question.  This should help answer some of the most common questions surrounding balisongs.    Bal…
      - 17 Feb 15, 8:25pm -
    • Victorinox Swiss Army SwissChamp Pocket Knife

      Victorinox Swiss Army SwissChamp Pocket Knife

      You get a sliver, you need to open a can of soup or you need to write a check.  No matter what your need is, you will find that the SwissChamp Pocket Knife by Swiss Army is the perfect fit for you.  To fulfill all your needs while you are hiking, f…
      - 10 Feb 15, 11:41pm -
    • The 10 Things I’m Bringing to the Collapse of Civilization

      The 10 Things I’m Bringing to the Collapse of Civilization

      Everyone has their own list of items for a bug out bag, but few have a special bug out bag for the collapse of a civilization.  So when Russia and China combine forces and nuclear war destroys everyone except you… it’s time for the collapse of c…
      - 15 Jan 15, 3:46pm -
    • Benchmade 556 Mini Griptilian (Unbiased Review)
      Put simply, this is one of the best and most popular EDC (“Every day carry”) knives on the market.  It has become popular among knife enthusiasts for its smaller size, ability to hold an edge, and excellent strength.  Perhaps its biggest weakne…
      - 13 Jan 15, 8:39pm -
    • Watch Two Russians Fight It Out With a Knife and Shovel
      When someone cuts you off on the road, what do you do? I often just let it go because, where I live, most drivers are nice. In the final days of 2013, a new YouTube video emerged that quickly got hundreds of thousands of views. The video was taken fr…
      - 6 Jan 14, 6:05pm -
    • Addicted to Extreme Knives? You’re Not Alone
      Microtech, makers of really cool knives, recently produced a 32.25″ version of their Halo V knife. Halo stands for High Altitude, Low Open and is the first out the front knife the company has ever made. The normal size Halo is 10.5″ long. This ma…
      - 18 Dec 13, 9:05pm -