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Bob Owens

  • Bergdahlistan
    A JDAM is big enough that they can strap Bowe to one side and his pro-terrorist father Bob to the other. They can then “drop in” on their friends just as soon as the Air Force can book the flight.
    - 2 Jun 14, 9:25pm -
  • The revolution will be app’d
    Something, something, and communicate: Founded in Austin in 2011, Zello allows individuals to communicate to one another walkie-talkie style via a simple broadband connection. The app interface looks a like button on your phone. You press it to speak…
    - 25 Feb 14, 2:52pm -
  • Idiots: Everyone knows you use Instagram to plot domestic terrorism.
    These moron think that “op-sec” is a couple of aisles over from the Jim Beam: Three Georgia men were charged in federal court this week with plotting an attack against the government designed to trigger martial law and encourage other militias to…
    - 22 Feb 14, 2:55pm -
  • LOL. I was just “fired” by Infolinks.
    I just got this via email from Infolinks, a company that posted advertising here for over two years: …upon a scheduled review of your website our Quality Assurance Team found that there are multiple gun-related posts under . I’m a…
    - 20 Feb 14, 4:50pm -
  • Any advice on a custom kydex holster maker?
    I have a Walther PPQ M2 (5″ barrel version) coming in soon that I hope to run in a number of courses. I’m looking for a Kydex OWB holster with the options of running detachable belt loops for a conventional pistol course, which can be swapped out…
    - 20 Feb 14, 3:30am -

Western Rifle Shooters Association

Patriot Rising

  • newNew UK Gun Policy Should Be A Warning To American Gun Owners

    New UK Gun Policy Should Be A Warning To American Gun Owners

    BELLEVUE, WA – -( A new policy announced by the British Home Office recently to allow unannounced searches of the homes of registered British gun owners should raise alarms among Americans who are threatened with increasingly restrict…
    - 4 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 11:39pm -
  • newHolder: Gun control among biggest failure

    Holder: Gun control among biggest failure

    “I think the inability to pass reasonable gun safety laws after the Newtown massacre is something that weighs heavily on my mind”   Outgoing Attorney Gen. Eric Holder on Monday listed the Obama administration’s inability to enact more stringen…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 8:56am -
  • 10-year-old shooter: ‘I want to be an inspiration’

    10-year-old shooter: ‘I want to be an inspiration’

    Shyanne practices 15 hours a week minimum… She picks up the custom handgun painted in her favorite colors, purple and black.   Her long, black braid bounces slightly with each of the six shots she fires. Metal pings signify when she’s hit the ma…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:24pm -
  • 10 Tips on How to Carry Concealed With a Full Size Gun

    10 Tips on How to Carry Concealed With a Full Size Gun

    10 Tips on How to Carry Concealed With a Full Size Gun Pocket pistols are all the rage right now, but that doesn’t mean carrying a full size pistol has gone out of style. For those who prefer to go big or go home, the extra magazine capacity, large…
    - 12 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • D.C. lawmaker says police should not have guns

    D.C. lawmaker says police should not have guns

    Since making news recently for passing the strictest concealed carry handgun law in the country, a Washington D.C. city council member is drawing flak after contending that District police shouldn’t have guns either. On Wednesday, D.C. Councilman D…
    - 13 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 3:24pm -
  • Gun rights advocates see win in destruction of firearms records

    Gun rights advocates see win in destruction of firearms records

    Gun registration spanned almost a century Ever since a Jim Crow-era firearm registry in Durham County was repealed by the North Carolina legislature in June, a battle has waged over what to do with cabinets of leftover records that have finally seen…
    - 15 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 12:37am -
  • Bar owner calls customer a hero for fatally shooting 2 robbers

    Bar owner calls customer a hero for fatally shooting 2 robbers

    - 16 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 12:09am -
  • Gun rights advocates move to block new D.C. concealed carry law

    Gun rights advocates move to block new D.C. concealed carry law

    The plaintiffs in the federal lawsuit that brought about Washington D.C.’s new concealed carry law asked the judge in the case to block its implementation due to its structure. This comes in the case of Palmer v D.C., a suit that challenged the ci…
    - 16 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 5:56pm -
  • Son shoots, kills alleged intruder in Houston-area home

    Son shoots, kills alleged intruder in Houston-area home

    Suspects heard speaking Spanish as they fled…   A man opened fire on a group of home invaders inside his family’s northwest Harris County home early Friday, deputies said.   One of the suspects died at the scene while the other two fled in a ge…
    - 19 days ago, 3 Oct 14, 10:15pm -
  • Connecticut senators team up with Feinsten, urge Kroger to ban open carry

    Connecticut senators team up with Feinsten, urge Kroger to ban open carry

    Following in the footsteps of Moms Demand Action, three U.S. senators are asking that Kroger ban open carrying of firearms in their stores, claiming that the corporation’s refusal to do so thus far has left the door open for gun rights advocates…
    - 20 days ago, 2 Oct 14, 8:14pm -

The Armed Lutheran

  • newAnother Year of Concealed Carry at the Texas State Fair without Incident
    The 2014 Texas State Fair wrapped up on Sunday and by all accounts it was a smashing success. New records set for food and ride sales, totalling over $41-million. Back in my home state of North Carolina, the Agriculture Commissioner is worried that a…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 12:00pm -
  • The Tarheel State’s Fight Over Expanded Gun Rights
    My family has deep roots in North Carolina and I am proud that my home state finally expanded gun rights last October, even if I was not around to enjoy it. There is still much to improve, like ending the idiotic pistol purchase permit program and im…
    - 8 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 12:00pm -
  • A Lutheran Perspective on Gun Free Zones
    You have your concealed carry permit, but your new job has a strict “no guns” policy. Do you comply? The fallacy of gun-free zones is well documented, but it’s the law of the land. Do you obey? Your favorite restaurant posts a “no guns” sig…
    - 13 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 12:00pm -
  • A Gun Control Proverb
    I had not intended to write this post. I’m leafing through Proverbs, looking for something for a completely different article and I find a passage from Proverbs 6. There, in just over 50 words, the Lord, through the author of the Book of Proverbs,…
    - 16 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 12:00pm -
  • A Year of Guns in Bars…meh
    North Carolina House Bill 937 became effective on October 1, 2013 and expanded the right of North Carolinians to legally carry concealed handguns into restaurants where alcohol is sold and consumed, businesses and gatherings where admission is charge…
    - 21 days ago, 1 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • My 15-Minute Dry Fire Routine
    Dry fire is boring. There’s not much that can be done about that. But I found a nightly routine that has enough variation to keep you interested and the best part is, it takes just 15 minutes, 3-5 times per week. You will need your gun (obviously),…
    - 23 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 12:00pm -
  • Trusting Your Sights
    I shot a local IDPA match recently and found myself wasting time shooting extra shots at targets. The SO in my squad asked several times why I did that. I told him that I didn’t see the hits on the target, so I took an extra shot to be sure. “You…
    - 27 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 12:00pm -
  • A Lutheran Perspective on Gun Rights
    I got a question the other day from someone on Twitter, asking if my views are presented from a Lutheran perspective and if so, how. A Lutheran perspective on gun rights revolves Luther’s explanation of the Fifth Commandment around two basic unders…
    - 30 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 12:00pm -
  • Turn the Tables on Anti-Gun Businesses
    When it comes to fighting gun control, we are almost always fighting in a defensive posture. We react to some gun control regulation or other by suing in court to block or reverse it. Whenever the Demanding Moms finds a gun-friendly business they tar…
    - 33 days ago, 20 Sep 14, 12:00pm -
  • Violence, Gun and Domestic
    As the nation’s media pulls it’s collective hairs out over the issue of domestic violence in the National Football League, it seems like we’ve been here before. As with gun violence, when it comes to domestic violence the focus has been on ever…
    - 35 days ago, 18 Sep 14, 12:00pm -

Idaho Holsters

Idaho Holsters

702 Shooter

  • Clark County Shooting Complex
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    - 72 days ago, 11 Aug 14, 11:54pm -
  • Boulder Rifle & Pistol Club
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    - 72 days ago, 11 Aug 14, 11:34pm -
  • Spurlock’s Gun Shop
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    - 81 days ago, 3 Aug 14, 11:16am -
  • Gun Show Ammo
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    - 81 days ago, 3 Aug 14, 11:08am -
  • Fallout Firearms
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    - 81 days ago, 3 Aug 14, 10:59am -
  • Double Tap
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    - 81 days ago, 3 Aug 14, 10:51am -
  • Big Gun Enterprises
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    - 81 days ago, 3 Aug 14, 10:32am -
  • Bargain Pawn
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    - 81 days ago, 3 Aug 14, 9:03am -
  • Strip Gun Club
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    - 83 days ago, 31 Jul 14, 10:23pm -
  • Las Vegas Gun Club
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    - 83 days ago, 31 Jul 14, 10:14pm -

A Keyboard and a .45

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

Mississippi Gun News

  • newGun Owners Now Subject to Warrantless Home Searches
    BY DANA CRISWELL The politically enlightened in our country tout the Europeans as the more advanced political minded people.  We hear about how wonderful it is to live in Europe where they have free health care, four weeks of guaranteed vacation, an…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 5:06pm -
  • What Changes Do You Want to MS Gun Laws?
    BY RICK WARD With elections this year and next year, we may not get any revisions to gun laws. However, I have taken notes over a period of the last year and documented problems we have in the existing laws with suggested changes. I have met with Rep…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:44pm -
  • U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Gun Ownership Case
    BY DANA CRISWELL The U.S. Supreme Court has avoided several gun rights cases over the past few years.  The most important of those they have refused to hear is Montana’s challenge of the federal government’s overreach of firearm’s regulation w…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 3:28pm -
  • Democrats: Gun Groups, Not Obama, To Blame For Spread Of Ebola
    BY BLUEGRASS BRUCE Liberal commentators and Democrats are blaming gun rights supporters for the spread of Ebola. Seriously. Their so-called logic goes like this: Republicans blocked Vivek Murthy’s nomination for Surgeon General due to his extreme…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:00pm -
  • [CASE DISMISSED] Federal Judge Refuses to Enforce MS Gun Law
    BY DAVID BUTTS Robert Swindol, an honorably discharged vet, was employed by Aurora Flight Sciences in Columbus, MS. After his discharge from the Marines, Swindol had worked in the aerospace industry for several years and was hired away from another e…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • Indiana Man Fired For Being A Gun Owner
    BY MISSISSIPPI REBEL An Indiana man was fired from his job simply because he owned a gun, despite the fact that he never brought the gun to work. Now he is suing the company that employed him because he claims the firing was illegal. Nino Ferlaino…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 2:51pm -
  • The Violation of Gun Owner’s Rights by Florence, MS Police Gets More Attention
    WLBT in Jackson, MS followed up on our story about the Florence and Pearl police violating citizens rights to carry a gun. – Jackson, MS Read the original story by Rick Ward, Breaking News! Ranking County, MS Police Suspend Your Right…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 1:01pm -
  • Book Review: A Time to Kill – The Myth of Christian Pacifism
    BY DANA CRISWELL Does turning the other cheek require a christian to be unarmed and sit by as his family is robbed, rapped or murdered?  Does love your neighbor mean instead of shooting the guy breaking into your home you profess your love for him a…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 1:19pm -
  • The U.N. Gun Control Treaty and How Obama May Circumvent Senate Ratification
    BY DANA CRISWELL Fifty member countries of the United Nations have ratified the infamous Arms Trade Treaty (ATT).  While the United States Senate must ratify any agreement the fact that Secretary John Kerry has signed the agreement is problematic f…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 8:13pm -
  • Mississippi Voters Have Opportunity to Support Hunting and Fishing Rights
    BY DANA CRISWELL Mid-term elections are just around the corner and although we do not have a true pro-gun choice in the U.S. Senate race we still have an important vote to cast.  That vote is for a constitutional amendment that establishes the righ…
    - 7 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 4:57pm -

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

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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

Dave Codrea's Feed

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....
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  • 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 -

Empty Mags

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

Eric Puryear's Feed

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

Firearms and Freedom

  • Next Time Someone Tells You CEO Pay Should go to Employees
    We repeatedly see complaints about how much CEOs are paid when the question of minimum wage hikes comes up, with the implication (or outright claim) that if the CEO and executives were paid less, the minimum wage hike wouldn’t be … Continue readi…
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  • 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 →
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  • 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.
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  • 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 →
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  • Voting Time Standardization
    There is a bill in the Wisconsin Legislature to standardize the voting hours for early voting in Wisconsin. In recent elections, the heavily liberal areas of Milwaukee and Madison have had much longer early voting hours, including weekends, where mos…
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  • Defending Hillary
    It doesn’t happen often, but in this case I completely agree with Hillary Clinton. She is drawing fire after comparing Russia’s moves in Ukraine to “protect” people there to what Hitler did at the beginning of World War II. The … Continue r…
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  • A Tale of Two Bills
    This week, Wisconsin assembly majority leader Bill Kramer was ousted due to allegedly groping one woman, and “verbally abusing” another. The Republican caucus voted unanimously to remove him. Contrast that with another Bill, Bill Clinton. There w…
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  • Who’s Really the Racist Here?
    Eric Holder is now trying to get 11 states to lift their restrictions on felons voting. Because it is somehow racist. This is the same guy that claims voter ID laws are racist. And that punishing students for WHAT THEY … Continue reading →
    - 13 Feb 14, 5:08am -

Minuteman Review

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

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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 -
  • Join the NRA and get a Bass Pro Shops Gift Card
    Join the NRA for $25 and get a $25 gift card for Bass Pro Shops!
    - 29 Dec 12, 8:06am -
  • Gun Control for Dummies

    - 28 Dec 12, 9:15pm -

Gears of Guns

God, Gals, Guns, Grub

  • Five thoughts for firearms instructors...
    Over the past couple of years, I've read a number of blog posts and articles about what new shooters and students should look for when seeking out a firearms instructor. Most of the suggestions are pretty good and some are just common sense... sugges…
    - 21 days ago, 1 Oct 14, 9:55pm -
  • 30 days with the New York Reload...
    I've carried a lot of different guns in even more different holsters over the years as a law enforcement officer in the 1980s and 1990s... to concealed carry in the 2000s, almost every day for over ten years now here in Ohio. I've carried full-size r…
    - 89 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 6:36am -
  • Keeping your doors closed...
    Most folks enter homes and buildings through doors... it's how we're trained since we could walk. Bad guys enter the same way most of the time. I'd like to suggest a few easy and inexpensive ways to slow down the bad guys when they try to get into yo…
    - 28 Jun 14, 2:49pm -
  • Under construction...
    Several folks have emailed and sent Facebook messages wondering if I had given up on blogging... the answer is no, I still enjoy blogging, but the reality is two-fold.  The gals and I have launched some ambitious new projects here at home and I'll l…
    - 19 Jun 14, 11:32pm -
  • Five guns for gals who carry...
    What gun should I get?  If I had a dollar for every time I was asked that question, the gals and I'd be living on a ranch out west by now.  There's an endless number of blog posts, gun magazine articles, online reviews, and opinions out there on th…
    - 2 May 14, 4:20am -
  • Bullseye and combat accuracy... you need both!
    My friend and I were out back on our shootin' range putting some lead downrange and the discussion of bullseye verses combat accuracy came up after some recent blog posts out there on the interwebs. I think both are important and I've used a lot of d…
    - 17 Mar 14, 12:00pm -
  • Buck Knives X-Tract
    The second knife I ever had as a kid growing up was a Sabre scout knife... or camping knife as we called it back them. That was a time when a child having a knife didn't result in a school lock-down and SWAT showing up. There are updated versions of…
    - 24 Feb 14, 1:00pm -
  • Training, Practice, and Conditioning for those of us who don't operate...
    "Bro, do you even operate?" says the bumper sticker of a local tactical wanna-be type... on the back of his jacked-up, never-seen-mud, black tactical Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with all the subtlety of an M1 Abrams tank in a McDonald's drive-thru during…
    - 17 Feb 14, 1:00pm -
  • Hothands Hand Warmers by HeatMax
    We've had one of the colder winters this year that I can remember in recent years. After about two hours on the outdoor shooting range this past Saturday with some good folks taking my NRA Basic Pistol/Ohio CCW course with a high temperature in the t…
    - 10 Feb 14, 1:00pm -
  • Ruger LC9 with Crimson Trace Laserguard
    Shooters in the world of concealed carry are much like Goldilocks... looking for that perfect handgun that isn't too hot or too cold... too big or too small. It's a hard combination to find... and the right solution for you doesn't necessarily fit ev…
    - 3 Feb 14, 1:00pm -

Gun Free Zone

  • newMoms Demand: Graphic reason why their message is not going through.
    Leave to the well-paid advertising geniuses that works for Moms Demand to screw up a basic childhood entertainment: The Tin Can Phone. I wonder how is it that a Stay-At-Home mother like Shannon Watts did not catch the glaring mistake of not having th…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 8:26pm -
  • newDomestic Violence Month: This is how you curb abusing mates.
    Case 1: During their investigation, detectives learned that Stroud was the boyfriend of the 43 year female. Earlier in the evening, Stroud showed up at the residence intoxicated and assaulted the 48 year old female and the 43 year old female. During…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 6:44pm -
  • newShooting at Canada’s Parliament.
    Initial info has it as a possible Mumbai-style attack on various locations. One soldier on post at the Unknown Soldier monument injured.Shooter inside Parliament down due to fast & violent response by Sargent-of-Arms. Details may change as more info…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 4:24pm -
  • newBrothers Reunited.
    They both likely left Springfield Armory together back in June of 1943, eventually going their seperate ways during or after World War Two. 1665008 was eventually loaned to Denmark and returned, heavily rebuilt with Danish parts, in the early 2000s,…
    - 12 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 3:45pm -
  • newOld and Treacherous…
    LUMBERTON – A Lumberton man traded gunfire with three men who forced their way into his home, robbed the family, tried to rape his granddaughter and stole his car Monday, Robeson County authorities said.Two men wearing black clothing, ski masks and…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:42pm -
  • newNot fun when the bunny shoots back.
    Nel Lalanne, 21, is charged with premeditated attempted murder with a firearm, discharging a firearm from a moving vehicle, shooting into an occupied conveyance and grand theft of a firearm. Police said Lalanne exchanged gunfire with Kevin Virgile sh…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 11:36am -
  • newI shall sacrifice a Kentucky Fried Chicken to the gods of Lotto.
    Regular 5″ Coonan autopistol may be concussive and flashy, but it’s a bit large for a small-framed person to wear daily. This compact 4″ version is even louder, brighter in the muzzle flash — and delivers a nice .357Mag punch. via Coonan .35…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 11:29am -

My Gun Culture

  • newX-Products Takes Shotgunning a Beer To A Whole New Level
    In the “why the heck not” category is the new Can Cannon from X Products. Known for their rock solid drum magazines for modern sporting rifle designs, the X Products folks got a wild hair to bring something just plain fun to market. The Can Canno…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 6:42pm -
  • newHow To Build Your Own Lasergrips
    I always thought I was pretty handy, at least until today. Then I got humbled. You see, I had the opportunity to build my very own Crimson Trace LG-401G Lasergrips for a 1911 pistol. I was visiting the Crimson Trace factory in Wilsonville, Oregon, ju…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 5:42pm -
  • New Product: Maglula Range Bench Loader for MSR Rifles
    New from the finger-saving engineers at Maglula is the Range BenchLoader. Like it’s predecessor, the BenchLoader, it’s designed to instantly load up from 1 to 30 rounds in an AR rifle magazine. The original BenchLoader offered similar performance…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:12pm -
  • Pic of the Day: Choke Tubes All Choked Up
    When you shoot competition shotguns, like this Beretta 682 Gold Trap, gunk accumulates quickly. While one might shoot a half-dozen rounds while hunting, a moderate day on the competition clay fields easily numbers in the hundreds. These are a pair of…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 1:05am -
  • Pics of the Day: The Breaking of a Clay
    I had the pleasure of attending the SCTP Florida Shoot today where nine southeastern colleges gathered to compete in three clay disciplines: trap, skeet and wobble trap. I caught this sequence from one of Clemson University’s squads.   Pics of the…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 11:33pm -
  • Four Gun Laws I Would Repeal First (If I Was a Benevolent Dictator)
    Back when I was young, naive and not yet wise to the ways of the world, about two weeks ago, I was fantasizing about being elected Benevolent Dictator of the Universe. You know, just like President Nine Iron. Since I view the whole gun issue as a gre…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 12:59pm -
  • New Product: Stack-A-Rest Rifle Rest
    In today’s why didn’t I think of that and become rich category is the Stack-a-Rest from Quake Industries. It’s a series of stackable foam pieces, kind of like Legos Gone Wild that fit together in a number of different ways. Stack one, two, thre…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 11:43pm -
  • Pic of the Day: Most Beautiful Gun at NASGW, BAR None
    What was the classiest looking gun at this week’s National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers conference? That’s easy. This photo, which doesn’t begin to do justice, is the new Ohio Ordnance Works Colt 1918 Self Loading Rifle. You might…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 9:23pm -
  • A Galco Gunleather Tour: How Many Holsters Can You Make From 44 Miles of Cows?
    Got cows? Galco does. Lot’s of them. You know Galco, right? They’ve served billions and billions of holsters. Well, maybe not billions, but at least dozens of boatloads, judging by the size of their factory and activity level of all the folks in…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 7:49pm -
  • Wanna Win a Glock 42, Holster, Tac Light and Lots of Ammo?
    Check out the Brownells Glock 42 package giveaway. Enter and you can win the Glock 42, holster, a Brownells tactical light and 250 rounds of Hornady .380 ACP ammo. That’s about $1,000 of guns and gear. Not too shabby. From Brownells… More specifi…
    - 7 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 11:54pm -

Gun Pundit

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

Home on the Range

  • newKiller Wabbits Hit The Beach
    It wasn't the big waves and the 40 mph winds last night we had to worry about. . . Tim: There he is! King Arthur: Where? Tim: There! King Arthur: What? Behind the rabbit? Tim: It *is* the rabbit! King Arthur: You silly sod! Tim: What? King Arthur: Y…
    - 4 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 11:58pm -
  • newGone West
    Shasta rests after a long walk on the beach, homemade olive tapenade and cheese and crackers on the table, chicken with mushrooms and homemade pesto heating while the homemade pasta simmers. Lots of wine and laughter and chocolate chip cookies.My fav…
    - 24 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 4:01am -
  • On the Hunt - Rain
    The rain hangs like sheets, whipped by wind, the air as sodden as fabric. I can't see 100 yards, but I don't need to. I might be treading water today, but I probably won't be hunting.Deer camp in a rain storm. The deer aren't moving now. and neither…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:13pm -
  • On Freedom
    Government is by the people for the people, not the elected individuals pride and ego, but the service of those that put them in office.  It's a free government of free men, until it fails to remember to let men live free, not beneath it, but bes…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:17am -
  • Tag - You're It! Favorite Meals
    Everyone has their favorite meal, one that if calories did not count, or you didn't know if you'd get another one.  For me it would be tough, homemade mac and cheese, bacon and pancakes, steak and a baked potato, Halibut fish and chips, (fresh caugh…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 8:04pm -
  • Starlight, Starbright - Home and Emergency Supplies - the Right Candles.
    For years I used the typical decorative candle that smelled like apple pie or cinnamon or such.  I also attributed the constant sneezing and sniffing when I was burning a decorative candle to seasonal allergies.  But when I started prepping and ca…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 10:27am -
  • Range Menu - Mock Armadillo ?
    This is the Gerber Mark 1, a smaller version of the Mark 2 combat knife. It's not really good for field dressing, it was designed to stab in and right back out, a design that's a thousand years or so old, and it's not been bested for that particular…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 10:57pm -
  • One Voice - One Vote
    The elections are a few weeks off and the TV is off, where it is likely to stay until late tomorrow night. There have been many words on the TV, words on the Web, some that make you wonder, some that just make you wonder if someone was hypoxic. Her…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 11:33pm -
  • Bites and Sound Bites
    I'm actually home after the bat phone ringing a couple nights in a row recently. Thank you- posts written previously.  Though I did have time for a few emails with people I like (chatting online for me is spotty at best, as there are just not eno…
    - 7 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 11:18pm -
  • Fights For a Life
    Fighting for something. We fight for status, position. For tenure and safety. Some people take it to the next level with physical fighting skills, not just cerebral ones. The thought of physical threats is never a pleasant one. Some people would jus…
    - 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 10:51pm -

Jerking the Trigger

  • newNew M4E1 Upper Option at Aero Precision
    Aero Precision just introduced what looks to be one of their most practical M4E1 Complete Upper configurations yet. The M4E1 FDE, 16″ M4 Barrel, EQ-15 Handguard combo has a 16″ barrel with carbine gas, 15″ railed free-float hand guard, and it i…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 8:43pm -
  • newSpecter Gear Spartan Series
    Specter Gear’s new Spartan Series of tactical gear is made from same materials (double layered 1000D Cordura), in the same place (USA), and has similar designs to their regular gear. However, by removing a bell here and a whistle there, they are ab…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 6:30pm -
  • newMultimode Discrete Carry IFAK from RE Factor Tactical
    The Multimode Discrete Carry IFAK (MDC) from RE Factor Tactical is concealed first aid carrier that is designed to be used and carried in a number of different ways. It can be worn around your midsection like a belly band holster, around the ankle or…
    - 12 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 4:05pm -
  • newMake Ready to Survive
    The latest addition to Panteao Production’s Make Ready series is Make Ready to Survive. This new group of instructional videos will feature survival instructors like Paul Howe, Dave Canterbury, and others. They will be releasing more than a dozen v…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 12:00pm -
  • Midwest Industries 16 Inch Mid-Length Lightweight M-Lok Rifle
    If you like your AR-15s on the lighter side, you’ll like this new offering from Midwest Industries. Their upcoming 16 Inch Mid-Length Lightweight M-Lok Rifle weighs in at just 5 pounds, 11 ounces! You can see all the specs in the image below. It lo…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:34pm -
  • Kineti-Tech SB15 Receiver Extension
    Kineti-Tech has an interesting take on the now very popular AR pistol receiver extension (buffer tube). Like many others coming onto the market now, theirs features a shoulder for adding length of the pull for the SB15 Stabilizer Brace. Unlike any ot…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:23pm -
  • Kalash Life Patch from Snake Hound Machine
    Make some room on your patch mat AK shooters! You are going to want this one. Snake Hound Machine has just released their Kalash Life patches. The patch resembles an AK magazine with “Kalash Life” emblazoned across its side. There is a steel AK m…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:34pm -
  • Silencerco Introduces Threaded Glock Barrels
    Silencerco just introduced a line of threaded Glock barrels with a very impressive spec sheet and reasonable prices. The barrels are cut from 416R stainless steel and feature a black nitride finish. These barrels are available initially for the Glock…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:44pm -
  • Aero Precision Introduces New .300 Blackout Barrels
    Aero Precision’s line of barrels seems to be growing weekly. They now offer 14.5″ and 16″ barrels chambered in .300 Blackout. Chamber: .300 Blackout Length: 14.5″ or 16″ Twist: 1 in 7 Material: 4150 Crome Moly Vanadium Finish: QPQ corrosion…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:05pm -
  • V7 Weapon Systems Titanium KMR Barrel Nut
    V7 Weapon Systems is just showing off. They have made several lightweight AR-15 parts but those were lighter versions of standard parts. Their latest is a lighter barrel nut for a well known free-float rail with the main selling point of already bein…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:00am -

Arms Vault

  • newMidwayUSA Promotes Neal Lines
    MidwayUSA Promotes Neal Lines to Marketing Team Application Development Manager MidwayUSA is pleased to announce the promotion of Neal Lines to the position of Marketing Team Application Development Manager. Neal began his career at MidwayUSA as an A…
    - 4 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:10am -
  • newItalian Gun Grease Shooter Takes 3rd at 3GN
    Italian Gun Grease Sponsored Shooter, Mike Sexton, Takes 3rd Place in Open Division at 3GN Southwestern Regional Sexton also places 7th in Open Division at Blue Ridge Mountain 3 Gun Spring Hill, Tenn. (October 2014) - Italian Gun Grease (IGG) sponsor…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 9:55pm -
  • newLaura Burgess Marketing Blog
    Laura Burgess Marketing Revamps The LBM Blogger New, modern, clean look coupled with original content ups the ante for the PR and Marketing Firm’s blog. New Bern, N.C. (October 2014) –  Laura Burgess Marketing (LBM), public relations and marketi…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 9:18pm -
  • newBrownells Releases AR-15 Catalog
    Brownells Releases AR-15/M16 Catalog #10 MONTEZUMA, Iowa - Brownells is proud to announce the release of AR-15 Catalog #10. With 104 pages, it contains hundreds of products for building, customizing, repairing and cleaning America’s favorite firear…
    - 12 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 4:03pm -
  • newSafariland Group Equips Air Force Security Forces

    - 13 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:29pm -

Legally Armed in Detroit

  • newDetroit Area CCW CPL Conceal Carry Class - Sunday, Oct. 26th, 2014
    Detroit Michigan Concealed Pistol License - CCW CPL Classes - Space Limited - Call Now: 313.7337404Sunday, Oct. 26th, 2014We are pleased to announce another Michigan Concealed Pistol License CCW/CPL Class of this year! So, if you have a desire to qua…
    - 1 hour ago, 23 Oct 14, 2:34am -
  • newPersonal Protection Tip: Add A Tactical Pen To Your EDC
    Personal Protection Tip: Carry A Tactical PenPersons concerned about their personal safety when venturing into Pistol-Free Zones should consider carrying a "Tactical Pen" as an improvised personal protection tool. Tactical Pens are fully functional…
    - 2 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:27am -
  • newNTFSV - Name That Firearm Safety Violation: Tracy Morgan (Cop Out)
    NTFSV - Name That Firearm Safety Violation: How many safe gun handling violations, if any, do you in this promo shot of Bruce Willis and Tracy Morgan from the movie "Cop Out?"For more info on safe gun handling and responsible firearm ownership, visi…
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 8:20pm -
  • Speaking Engagement: Michigan Campaign For Liberty Dinner - Nov. 5th, 2015
    The Case Against Gun Control: Join me for an evening of food, fellowship, and good conversation at the next Oakland County Campaign for Liberty Meeting on November 5th, 2014 at 6:30pm. I will speaking on the subject of gun rights and gun control. It…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Oct 14, 1:47am -
  • NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Certification Class - Sat. Jan. 3rd, 2015
    NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Certification Class Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 at 9amThe nine hour course is designed to provide candidates with the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting a…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Oct 14, 1:40am -
  • Detroit Michigan Concealed Pistol License CPL CCW Class - Sunday, Oct. 26th, 2014
    Detroit Michigan Concealed Pistol License - CCW CPL Classes - Space Limited - Call Now: 313.7337404Sunday, Oct. 26th, 2014We are pleased to announce another Michigan Concealed Pistol License CCW/CPL Class of this year! So, if you have a desire to qua…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Oct 14, 12:53am -
  • Personal Protection Tip: You Are Not Safe
    Personal Protection Tip: You Are Not SafeAs a faithful fan of AMC's hit TV series "The Walking Dead," I witnessed one of the main characters - Rick Grimes - deliver some cold and unemotional facts to his son about personal safety:"You are not safe. N…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:44pm -
  • NTFSV - Name That Firearm Safety Violation: Will Ferrell (The Other Guys)
    NTFSV - Name That Firearm Safety Violation: How many safe gun handling violations, if any, do you in this memorable scene from a Will Ferrell movie - "The Other Guys?"For more info on safe gun handling and responsible firearm ownership, visit our blo…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:05am -
  • Personal Protection Minute: Warning Shots
    Personal Protection Minute: Warning ShotsIt is a bad idea to ever consider firing warning shots even in localities where it is legal. If your life is in reasonable and imminent danger of at least great bodily harm, then eliminate the threat. If you…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:19am -
  • NTFSV - Name That Firearm Safety Violation: Tom Cruise in "Knight and Day"
    NTFSV - Name That Firearm Safety Violation: How many safe gun handling violations, if any, do you in this Tom Cruise promo shot from his recent movie "Knight and Day?"For more info on safe gun handling and responsible firearm ownership, visit our blo…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:45pm -

Learn About Guns

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

  • ATF revises Form 1 and Form 5
    ATF is pleased to announce the availability of revised ATF Form 1, Application to Make and Register a Firearm, and ATF Form 5, Application for Tax Exempt Transfer and Registration of Firearm. The ATF Form 1 has been revised to...
    - 36 days ago, 16 Sep 14, 8:00pm -
  • What to do if the ATF rejects your Gun Trust Application to build a Machine Gun
    You need to timely dispute the ATF denial. ATF is denying these applications under 922 (O) (1) Except as provided in paragraph (2), it shall be unlawful for any person to transfer or possess a machinegun. But if you read...
    - 40 days ago, 12 Sep 14, 7:55pm -
  • ATF Approves some Form 1 to Make Machine Guns by a Gun Trust and then Rescinds the Approval
    We understand that ATF has approved a number of applications to permit Gun Trusts to manufacture machine guns and then rescinded the tax stamp to make the machine gun. Many others have reported to us today that their Form 1...
    - 42 days ago, 11 Sep 14, 1:17pm -
  • ATF form 5 and Form 9 returning in September 2014
    ATF is pleased to announce the return of the following eForms to active service: ATF Form 5 on 8/27/2014, ATF Form 9 on 9/2/2014, and ATF Form 5300.11 (AFMER) on 9/5/2014. Please note that at this time no date has...
    - 56 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 1:38pm -
  • Nolo Says Don't Create A Gun Trust With Their Products
    Today I ran across an entry on Nolo's website addressing the appropriateness of using their living trust software, commonly referred to as Quicken, or Will Maker, to make a Gun Trust. The same issues would exist for Legal Zoom or...
    - 63 days ago, 21 Aug 14, 2:13pm -
  • Gun Trust and ATF 5320.1 Form 1 Approval in 35 days
    I recently published an article on Gun Trusts and an amazing 1 day approval. I felt that this was an unusual circumstance and decided to submit an electronic ATF Form 1 back on July 26th using my personal Gun Trust...
    - 80 days ago, 3 Aug 14, 9:51pm -
  • Federal court upholds Florida Law limiting Doctor's gun inquiries with patients
    The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta has ruled a Florida law restricting what doctors can tell patients about gun ownership to be constitutional on Friday. The court ruled this law legitimately regulates professional conduct and does not…
    - 86 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:15pm -
  • What to do if your ATF eForm is rejected.
    One of the benefits in using a Gun Trust is that you are able to submit electronic applications with the new ATF website. This is possible because a Gun Trust does not require a CLEO signature nor fingerprints. Currently only...
    - 6 Jul 14, 12:22pm -
  • ATF eForms Approval for Gun Trust in only 1 Day
    One of our clients submitted an application to build a Form 1 on June 24, 2014 and was surprised when they checked their email the next morning and found that the ATF had approved the application to build the SBR....
    - 26 Jun 14, 4:58pm -
  • ATF eForms adds Form 1 for Gun Trusts and time to process applications reduced.
    Today I received an announcement and verified that you can now process Form 1s online again. For those with a Gun Trust, you can now process these electronically again. Still no word on when Form 4s will be available to...
    - 24 Jun 14, 5:56pm -

Notes From the American Outback

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

Of Arms and Law

  • newPennsylvania passes preemption
    Story here. Sounds like the statute allows for recovery of attorney's fees, which would be an important addition.
    - 8 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 8:00pm -
  • Supreme Court takes a gun forfeiture case
    The Court just granted cert. in Henderson v. U.S.. The issue: can a person who is convicted of a felony, and has firearms seized (because of his status as a felon, not because the guns were used in an offense), deal with it by selling them to anothe…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:51pm -
  • Connecticut Law Review is online
    Symposium issue here. Very interesting articles. George Mocsary on requiring insurance as a condition of gun ownership, Clayton Cramer on mental illness and the 2A, Michael O'Shea on slippery slope and background checks, myself on standard of review…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 10:00pm -
  • Robbery in AZ has its risks
    Robbers hit credit union, are departing with a sack of cash when an incoming customer opens fire and kills one. This is Arizona. When it comes to concealed carry, we don' need no steenking permits.
    - 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 5:33pm -
  • "ThinkProgress" has second thoughts on no-retreat
    "South Carolina Prosecutors Say Stand Your Ground Doesn't Apply To Victims Of Domestic Violence." Sounds like the argument is a variant of "the statute on its face says this, but we can't believe the legislature meant this to happen." Amusing to see…
    - 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 10:53pm -
  • Zero tolerance = zero brains, part 2,356
    An entirely nice female student, who has to travel though rough areas of Detroit, gets suspended from school for an entire year after she is found with a pocketknife that was a quarter inch longer than the school rules allowed.I can't help but won…
    - 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 9:23pm -
  • Australian criminals adapt to the times
    Prices of black market semiautos rise into the thousands, so criminals turn to sharing or leasing out their guns. They even do so on a contingency basis: the user only pays if he actually commits a crime with it.
    - 10 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 6:55am -
  • Memories
    Joe Foss, NRA President who earned the Medal of Honor. I got off the plane with him in DC when he was talking about the incident with airport security, and I called some folks who had media contacts.Not in the official story: that was shortly after…
    - 12 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 6:36pm -
  • Restoring rights?
    Interesting. But I wish the story explained how the person lost their firearm rights. I can only think of (1) it's some State disqualified or (2) while he was incapacitated following the stroke, they had a guardian created for his property, and that…
    - 12 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 6:32pm -
  • Safety concerns about some 9mm ammo
    Article here. It's apparently military contract overrun, and loaded to 9mm+P levels, good in modern guns but not in all.
    - 15 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 6:34pm -

Gun Politics NY

  • new6%
    I have been told that Rob Astorino’s campaign has internal polling showing he’s within 6 points of Governor Cuomo.
    - 10 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 5:43pm -
  • General election ratings
    Candidate ratings for the general election are done.  Stuff has gone to print and mailings are going out.
    - 1 day ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:25pm -
  • Off the Map
    Not the best ad, but at least NRA is making some effort against Governor Cuomo.
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:16pm -
  • O’Brien stands by SAFE Act

    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:22am -
  • O’Brien doubling down on SAFE
    Senator Ted O’Brien is doubling down on his SAFE vote by accepting the endorsement of NYAGV and the Brady’s. At this point he probably figures he’s got nothing to lose by accepting their endorsement.  The latest poll shows his challenger Rich…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 2:48pm -
  • Observations
    Aside from the fact that the Republican establishment is the biggest support of Gov. Cuomo, there is other funny shit going on: Too much niceness – Notwithstanding a little snipping here and there, there isn’t much acrimony between the party and…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 2:05pm -
  • Cuomo defends SAFE Act

    - 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 5:14pm -

Rob Reed's Feed

Romeo Tango Bravo

  • Smith & Wesson M&P-22 Compact, Ruger SR22, Walther P22, Sig Mosquito :: Photo Comparison
    Clockwise from Top Left: SIG Mosquito // Walther P22 // Ruger SR22 // S&W M&P-22 CompactClockwise from Top Left: SIG Mosquito // Walther P22 // Ruger SR22 // S&W M&P-22 CompactFrom Left to Right: SIG Mosquito // S&W M&P-22 Compact // Ruger SR22 //…
    - 43 days ago, 10 Sep 14, 12:11am -
  • July 4, 1776
    The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the e…
    - 4 Jul 14, 12:51pm -
  • Outbreak Omega 6 :: AAR
    On June 27th and 28th Ahlaman's Gun Shop and Range in Morristown, MN hosted the sixth interration of DPMS's Outbreak Omega Zombie shoot. There had been a one year hiatus between the fifth and sixth year event due to the gun craze of 2013. I was worri…
    - 4 Jul 14, 12:34pm -
  • Ammo-BOSS: Gunner's Mate Crowd Funding Campaign
    The Ammo-BOSS: Gunner's Mate is the invention of Todd from Strike Hard Gear. It's a shotgun shell holding and delivery device and Todd needs help covering the funding for initial production costs.Check out the Crowd Funding Site HERE!
    - 8 Jun 14, 11:46am -
  • Increase the Magazine Capacity in your Sig Mosquito and Smith & Wesson M&P-22 Pistols!
    The conversion allows for 14+1 in the SIG Mosquito and 15+1 in the Smith & Wesson M&P-22 Pistol.SIG MosquitoSmith & Wesson M&P-22Colt/Walther/Umarex 1911
    - 6 Jun 14, 9:43pm -
  • HK VP9 :: First Impressions
    A few days ago Modern Service Weapons informed us of Heckler & Koch's newest pistol; the VP9. Today I had the opportunity to handle one. My time spent with the VP9 was brief but can share a few observations.Red Recoil Spring (nice touch)The trigger i…
    - 6 Jun 14, 11:28am -
  • Armageddon Tactical GMS-15 Review
    Armageddon Tactical GMS-15I was excited when Armageddon Tactical contacted me and asked if I'd like to try their new charging handle design. I had seen some pictures on the internet over the previous days of their GMS-15 (Gas Management System) and b…
    - 5 Jun 14, 1:49am -
  • 2014 NRA Annual Meeting: Ares Defense SCR
    MSRP: $865 2014 NRA Annual Meeting Mega Post
    - 8 May 14, 11:32am -
  • 2014 NRA Annual Meeting: Noveske Signature Ammunition from Nosler
    2014 NRA Annual Meeting Mega Post
    - 7 May 14, 8:24pm -
  • 2014 NRA Annual Meeting: Burris Optics
    2014 NRA Annual Meeting Mega Post
    - 7 May 14, 8:23pm -

Rustmeister's Alehouse

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

Semi Automatic Heart


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

The Bluff

The Defensive Handgun Blog

    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 -

WR2A: The CT Experience

The Swiss Gun Blog

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

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

The War on Guns

  • newOne Question
    Will it be safe to run noise-making generators to keep them frozen? [More]This reminds me of an old t-shirt...[Via Kid Sister]
    - 7 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 8:28pm -
  • newColored By Penny's Feelings
    “York, who admitted that her “decision is colored by my feelings,” described her experience of knowing five people who have died from gunfire, four by suicide and one in a hunting incident.”  [More]What the hell does that have to do with our…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 7:03pm -
  • newThink Retrogression
    It must be Opposite Day: Look who mentions me along with some other folks I'm honored to be mentioned with, in their attempt to show how gun ranges have no better pals than the Obama administration. [More]I can't speak for what anyone else wrote abou…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 6:37pm -
  • newSo Much for Technological Innovation in Japan
    Japan stomps on 3-D printed gun maker for rendering 'gun controls toothless' [More] I wanted to write about this but got sidetracked by other topics.I'm glad to see Kurt picked up on it, especially since he's written extensively about the 3D printed…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 5:47pm -
  • newConference in Connecticut
    CCDL will be holding a press conference "to help trigger the 2nd Amendment vote in the run up to the election on November 4th." [More]That is important. Click the link for details.If you're from Connecticut, arrange to be there to show support. You h…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 5:35pm -
  • newKilling Obama by Proxy?
    Why? Is he on top of someone beating them and trying to get their gun? [More]It's not just that loons like this exist. It's that they have followings.
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 3:08pm -
  • newMoms Demand Suspension of Reality
    Let me get this straight: In order to render predators powerless, their prey must bare their throats? [More][Via Michael B]
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 3:03pm -
  • newA Walk in the Park
    If you live near Farragut, or just care about helping eliminate Constitution Free Zones, make sure it's not a disarmed walk. [More]
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:58pm -
  • newThere's Just One Thing
    According to state law, it is "not illegal" to drink and be in possession of a permitted gun. [More]So what's the problem?Oh.
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:53pm -
  • newParliamentary Procedure
    Multiple shots have been fired at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, just steps from the nation's parliament. [More] Developing...
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:36pm -

The Liberty Zone

  • Oh, but the UK has low murder rates!
    How many times have you heard the gun grabbers screech that we should be just like the UK, because they only have a few hundred murders per year? I’m so sick and tired of hearing the shrieks and moans about how we should be more like the UK! Becaus…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:33pm -
  • New Organization in Town
    If you’ve wondered why I haven’t posted any JPFO articles lately, it’s because I’ve resigned. My days have been too busy to write on my own blog, let alone write an article for another organization every week. But there is a new project – a…
    - 12 days ago, 11 Oct 14, 2:25am -
  • Air Travel Lament
    I know you guys must be sick and tired of my making excuses for not blogging by telling you I’ve gone on another trip. But it’s true – I promise! This time I jaunted off to Kyiv, Ukraine for a few days. Good times. I didn’t have my camera, so…
    - 17 days ago, 5 Oct 14, 4:33pm -
  • People who abuse animals should be sodomized with a splintery pike
    Many of you will remember my friend Lauren, who rescued a sweet little beagle dog named Oliver. Oliver came to her with a whole host of problems due to abuse and neglect, and Lauren had asked for some help in getting Oliver healthy again. The fundrai…
    - 25 days ago, 27 Sep 14, 3:48pm -
  • The Stupid Grows
    If you enjoyed the lunatic Moms Demand Action leader in my last post pontificating about what a wise man Josef Goebbels was, you’ll LOVE this! Found this through Bob Owens at Bearing Arms asking if this is possibly the most ignorant gun control o…
    - 26 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 7:35pm -
  • Submitted for your information
    There’s nothing I can say about this clueless, feckless twit that hasn’t been said already by the Internets. I’m just here to show you irrefutable proof that Moms Demand Action frothing lunatics are also ignorant of history. Exhibit A: Yes, thi…
    - 27 days ago, 25 Sep 14, 4:00pm -
  • Atlas Shrugged: Who is John Galt? Who Cares?
    Rob and I went to see the latest Atlas Shrugged movie last night. I wanted to give it a chance – to finish up the trilogy, despite the decidedly negative reviews that had permeated my online experience since the movie opened last week. I went in wi…
    - 31 days ago, 21 Sep 14, 11:59pm -
  • “Health Professional” bloviates about guns, paints himself to be a doofus
    I apologize – I should have blogged about this earlier, but between my business trips and jetlag, I have dropped the ball. A week ago, a fellow Johns Hopkins alum and public heath professional Vik Khanna penned an essay that gave some doctors and o…
    - 35 days ago, 17 Sep 14, 9:34pm -
  • Proof that shitbag blood is thicker than water
    It’s pretty obvious to me that entitled thugs who think their perceived “need” obviates others’ “rights” come from families who support that kind of attitude. If you remember a few years ago, there was this genital wart named Lakesha Thom…
    - 36 days ago, 16 Sep 14, 9:05pm -
  • Russia: Flirting with Fascism
    I know I haven’t been around for a while, but work has me traveling lately, and I didn’t take my laptop, because I’m too lazy to lug it around. I have been gone for nearly two weeks, and I’m happy to report that the boys did not burn the hous…
    - 37 days ago, 15 Sep 14, 10:07pm -

Traction Control

  • newToday’s New Additions: 10/22/2014
    YHM-111-556 $7.99 Yankee Hill Machine Co Dust Cover, Includes Dust Cover, Rod, and Retaining Clip Spring for 556NATO AR Rifles, Black YHM-111-300 $7.99 Yankee Hill Machine Co Dust Cover, Includes Dust Cover, Rod, and Retaining Clip Spring for 300 Bla…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 5:26am -
  • Eagle
    via gerardvanderleun at American Digest … by Josep Sumalla / 500px
    - 1 day ago, 22 Oct 14, 12:21am -
  • Today’s New Additions: 10/21/2014
    VLTSCAR-KIMT $229.99 VLTOR SCAR KeyMod Mounting System Handguard, Tan DPRFLR-G2MOE $1,240.99 DPMS G2 MOE Gen 2 Semi-automatic Rifle, 308 Win, 16″ Barrel, Black Finish, Magpul MOE Stock, One 19 Round Magazine, Sling, Magpul Backup Flip Sight RF11834…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:24am -
  • Today’s New Additions: 10/20/2014
    LE6920CMP-R $1,162.99 Colt LE6920CMP-R Carbine Bullet Button Model AR Rifle, 223 Rem, 556 NATO, 16.1″ Barrel, Matte Black Finish, Magpul MOE Telescoping Buttstock, Pistol Grip, One 9 Round Magazine, Bullet Button, Troy Rail, Bird Cage Flash Hider,…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:42am -
  • Today’s New Additions: 10/19/2014
    YHM-3114 $9.99 Yankee Hill Machine Co Q.D. Mount Thread Protector (Note: Does not fit the .338 Q.D. mounts), Matte Black Finish VC45SN-B6-HG-TS $1,053.99 Volquartsen Custom Scorpion LLV Target Pistol, Single Action Semi-Automatic, 22 LR, 6.5 Threaded…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 5:15am -
  • Today’s New Additions: 10/18/2014
    SGCONV-1911-22 $233.99 Sig Sauer 1911 22LR Conversion Unit SG238-380-ESR $573.99 Sig Sauer P238 Micro-Compact Semi-automatic Pistol, 380 ACP, 2.7″ Barrel, Alloy Frame, Engraved Polished Nitron Slide, Black Finish, Rosewood Grips, One 6 Round Magazi…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 5:01am -
  • Today’s New Additions: 10/17/2014
    SW10100FC $692.99 Smith & Wesson Performance Center M&P Full Size Double Action Only Semi-Automatic Pistol, 40 S&W, 5″ Ported Barrel, Polymer Frame, Black Finish, Two 15 Round Magazines, Fixed Sights IODM2006 $511.99 I.O. Inc. AKM247E Semi-automati…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 5:36am -
  • Today’s New Additions: 10/16/2014
    CHP920-342 $1,098.99 Chiappa Firearms 1892 Lever Action Trapper Skinner Carbine, 45/70 Govt, 16″ Round Barrel, Blue Finish, Straight Stock, Four Round Capacity Tubular Magazine, Skinner Sight SAM7R-66 $1,245.99 Arsenal Inc SAM7R-66 Semi-Automatic A…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 5:46am -
  • Today’s New Additions: 10/15/2014
    MGLWL04-0038C01 $24.99 LWRC 30 Round 6.8 SPC Magazine for LWRC 6.8MM Only 18672 $1,855.99 Savage Arms 10BATS-K Bolt Action Rifle, 308 Win, 24″ Fluted Heavy Target Barrel, Matte Blue Finish, All Aluminum Accustock Multi-Adjustable Stock, One 10 Roun…
    - 8 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 5:28am -
  • Steven Den Beste: Interesting symmetries
    Steven Den Beste at Chizumatic writes: Interesting symmetries A federal judge struck down the Texas voter ID law. (She was just overridden by the 5th Circuit.) One sentence she wrote: In her ruling last week, Gonzales Ramos, an appointee of President…
    - 8 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 12:37am -

Virginia Shooting Sports Association

  • newThis Hill Article Says it All
    Virginia's U.S. Senate race is considered a long shot to send Mark Warner back to the private sector.  But the real prize in 2014 has always been seeing the GOP sending Obama's gun ban supporting Harry Reid packing his majority leader office to the…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Oct 14, 12:45pm -
  • VSSA Annual Meeting Raffle Winners
    The VSSA Annual Meeting was held Saturday, October 18, at the Arlington/Fairfax IWLA.  There was a lot of shooting going on throughout the day and we had some winners who received plaques for showing their skills.  The winners were:Archery: JR Win…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:03pm -
  • Virginia Beach City Council Amends Anti-gun Request for General Assembly
    In September, VSSA noted that the Virginia Beach City Council planned to request the General Assembly pass a law that would allow them to charge any gun owner who had their firearm stolen with a class one misdemeanor if they did not report it to…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 3:32pm -
  • NRANews Finds What Media Can't About the Negative Impact I-594 Will Have on Washington Gun Owners
    Opponents of Washington state's Initiative 594 (I-594) have been pointing out that the simplest of transfers among gun owners would be impacted by the 18 page law if it is approved by voters.  Most recently San Juan Island Sheriff Sgt. Scott Brennan…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 1:11pm -
  • Why I-594 is Important to Virginia
    This November, an important ballot initiative is before the voters of Washington state.  It is known as I-594 and if it passes, it will make the simple act of handing your firearm to a friend at the range, or an instructor handing a firearm to a tra…
    - 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 11:32pm -
  • Virginia International Raceway Ranges a Popular Destination
    Roanoke's WDBJ 7 reports that the recently opened ranges at the Virginia International Raceway (VIR) have become a popular destination:"We're seeing an increase in our corporate groups and events, social folks coming out to do something different, so…
    - 14 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 11:18am -
  • CPRC Corrects Bloomberg Errors
    Earlier this week, Dr. John Lott had this piece on talking about Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun propaganda and the errors that are inherent in the reports his various groups put into the pubic domain.Every single report released by Bloomber…
    - 14 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 10:33pm -
  • Virginia AG Says Exploding Targets Not Illegal
    NBC12 reports that Attorney General Mark Herring has issued an opinion that exploding (Tannerite) targets are not illegal.  The Chesterfield County Commonwealth's Attorney had written a letter to Herring asking whether possession and use of such ta…
    - 15 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 5:29pm -
  • This May Explain Warner's Move to Negative Ads
    If you watch TV, you've probably seen an uptick in political ads for the Virginia U.S. Senate race and you have noticed that Warner has gone decidedly negative.  There is a good reason for this shift.  Bearing Drift has done an in-depth look at the…
    - 16 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 3:03pm -
  • PolitiFact Mostly Confirms NRA Claims About Veterans' Gun Rights Against Mark Warner
    NRA mailings and flyers targeting Virginia incumbent U.S. Senator Mark Warner charge that Warner "has supported restrictions on veterans’ second amendment rights."PolitiFact took a look at the claim and determined: As proof, it cites the senator…
    - 16 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 1:11pm -

Yankee Gun Nuts

  • Connecticut-Legal AR-15
    Well, the eagle has landed, folks. The illogical and capricious nature of gun laws (I’m still waiting to hear what the problem with barrel shrouds is) renders them vulnerable to circumvention by engineering changes, or even cosmetic changes. Where…
    - 27 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 2:33am -
  • Scout Rifles
    Everybody likes new things. And the advertising practices of the past 50 years have deepened and solidified our hunger for new things beyond the limits of common sense. How else to explain the mad dash to ditch a perfectly good smartphone when a new…
    - 30 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 2:20am -
  • Use of Deadly Force Against An Unarmed Assailant (Updated)
    Andrew Branca posted this at Legal Insurrection. It is an important issue, and one that is not addressed adequately in the training that a person receives when they get their gun permit. It is also not a scenario that most people prepare themselves f…
    - 52 days ago, 1 Sep 14, 10:52am -
  • Jeff Cooper: A Bigger Jerk than I Thought…
    My non-membership in the cult of Jeff Cooper is well-documented. While I credit Cooper for his early contributions to training, his lack of real-world experience made me hesitant to take his endless advice at face value. Also, aside from training, I…
    - 53 days ago, 30 Aug 14, 8:26pm -
  • Anti-Gun RINO Goes Down
    Connecticut held its Republican primary for the upcoming election for Governor, to see who would face the embattled Democrat Dannel Malloy in the fall. It goes without saying that Dan Malloy, the anti-gun, tax-happy, stuttering father of a drug-deale…
    - 69 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 1:21am -
  • Use Enough Glass – Selecting a Spotting Scope
    If you are going to do any long-range hunting, or if you want to improve your marksmanship beyond 50 yards, you need a spotting scope. You can’t learn & grow your skills if you can’t see what your current performance is. Not knowing where your la…
    - 90 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 1:38am -
  • Cheap Guns
    Kahr Arms has been pursuing a 2-tiered product strategy for a few years now. When they entered the market, they sold high-quality pistols at pricepoints higher than Glock.  They now sell a high-end version of a gun, as well as a low-end version.  T…
    - 5 Jul 14, 1:21pm -
  • The Great .22 Rimfire Ammo Shortage of 2014
    Well, most of the ammo shortages that we have experienced over the last few years are not a problem at the moment. We visited Hoffman’s in Newington, CT over the weekend and they had virtually every handgun & longarm ammo conceivable.  Pallets, li…
    - 5 Jun 14, 1:24am -
  • Open Carry Zealots Screw Up (Again)
    No matter how many times the pouty Open Carry zealots lose a battle or make the gun-owning public look bad, they never seem to connect the dots between their stubborn attention-whoring behavior and the clear negative consequences that they cause. Did…
    - 20 May 14, 9:46am -
  • Ammo Bingo
    I have read a lot of articles about the ammo shortage.  Some on the internet, some in glossy gun magazines.  Lots of people claim to be able to explain the situation, but no one seems to be able to point to any proof that they are right. 2 weekends…
    - 8 May 14, 1:46am -

The State of Guns

  • Kel-Tec KSG-12: Bullpup Door Breacher

    Kel-Tec KSG-12: Bullpup Door Breacher

    When Kel-Tec launched their RFB bullpup autoloader in 2008, it was deemed a risky move. Against all odds, the risk paid off and a few manufacturers adopted the concept, although mostly in .22 LR array. Then, in 2011 Kel-Tec came out with a bullpup sh…
    - 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 5:01pm -
  • Weapons and Armor Stolen from FBI Agent’s Car

    Weapons and Armor Stolen from FBI Agent’s Car

    UNION COUNTY, N.C. – This Monday between midnight and 8 AM, two guns belonging to the FBI were stolen in the Hunter Oaks neighborhood off Rea Road. The guns were in an agent’s car at the time. Thieves stole the following items: one Remington 870…
    - 11 days ago, 12 Oct 14, 3:10pm -
  • 3D Metal Printing an AR-15 at Home? Is There a Price for Freedom?

    3D Metal Printing an AR-15 at Home? Is There a Price for Freedom?

    The appearance of the first fully operational and lethal 3-D printed gun exploded like a bombshell last year. Now everyone can build a homemade weapon just by downloading the schematics and hitting the Print tab. These days, the pioneer of the 3-D gu…
    - 14 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 1:30pm -
  • 10% Restaurant Discount If You’re Packing

    10% Restaurant Discount If You’re Packing

    Bergeron’s Restaurant in Port Allen is giving a surprising discount for its customers who have guns on them. We are talking 10% off, as the local NBC affiliate KETK says in its article. The owner, Kevin Cox, has this message for his customers: “I…
    - 20 days ago, 2 Oct 14, 4:56pm -
  • Scorpion EVO-3 A1

    Scorpion EVO-3 A1

    New Addition to the Brand Czech arms industry definitely deserves its place in the hall of fame of weapons manufacturers. One of the most important developments of the “Česká zbrojovka” company was their Scorpion model, an excellent quality sub…
    - 24 days ago, 28 Sep 14, 4:22pm -
  • Four Students End up in Prison After Guns Were Found in Brownsville Middle School

    Four Students End up in Prison After Guns Were Found in Brownsville Middle School

    Guns were spotted by fellow students and reported to the police. According to the police spokesperson, one of the guns was found in a backpack belonging to one of the students, while another was found on one of the students. Some sources suggest K-9…
    - 25 days ago, 27 Sep 14, 5:58pm -
  • SW99C: The Snake in the Grass

    SW99C: The Snake in the Grass

    No tremor is an isolated incident. One tremor provokes the next one, and so on, like the domino effect. And they usually affect the biggest most. Tremors in the weapons industry are evident. The laws are getting stricter, with the shadow of global te…
    - 29 days ago, 24 Sep 14, 3:24pm -
  • Gun Buyback Program Has a Successful Weekend in New York

    Gun Buyback Program Has a Successful Weekend in New York

    Residents of Bronx surrendered 120+ firearms this Saturday, including three assault weapons. The list goes on with 78 revolvers, 2 shotguns, several semi-automatic pistols and one rifle, along with some starter pistols, BB guns and other weapons. The…
    - 30 days ago, 22 Sep 14, 4:26pm -
  • Chiappa MC27 9mm

    Chiappa MC27 9mm

    This is a new and interesting combat (military-police) pistol. On the US market, it’s currently being sold by the Italian company “Chiappa Firearms”. Model MC27 is made for 9×19 Para caliber, and manufactured in the Turkish gun factory “Girs…
    - 33 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:00pm -
  • Concealed Carry Issue In Utah Schools

    Concealed Carry Issue In Utah Schools

    Recently, a teacher in an elementary school in Utah accidentally shot herself in the leg in the school’s bathroom. The teacher had a concealed-carry permit and according to Utah law, there are no problems with this incident. A substitute teacher ha…
    - 34 days ago, 18 Sep 14, 6:58pm -

The Old Gunhand Blog

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

    Jonathan Richards:  Good Guy/Bad Guy

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

    Shop Talk: Affordable Optics

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

    Kakadu Conceal Carry Gear

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

    Michigan Firearms Records Confidentiality Package Passes Both Chambers

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

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