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  • CQ CQ CQ

    - 72 days ago 2 Jun 20, 3:20pm -
  • Boom
    Trump Should Not Rescue Cities Again Not likely.
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 2:50pm -
  • Bracken: Dear Mr. Security Agent
    Reprise of a classic from 2013. This is societal collapse. Everyone will have to choose whom they will serve. Choose wisely.
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 2:06pm -
  • A Useful Tool
    https://usa.liveuamap.com/ And another: Tweets by Breaking911
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 1:42pm -
  • And The Hits Just Keep On Coming

    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 1:32pm -
  • Mandatory “Social Distancing”: The Greatest Theft Of All Time
    Via the Insty shop, a rational argument not based on “medical science”, but on the eternal political questions: Who? Whom?
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 1:14pm -
  • Faction Update
    Via AP: Karl Dahl sent us a heads up that his book, Faction, is on sale on Amazon for $13.50 paperback and $5.56 for the kindle version. Good reading for the times.
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 1:04pm -
  • Over The Transom
    Via Gab, with this transmission memo: Do not get on the bus. Do not trade your weapons for food. Do NOT let them stick a needle in your arm. Do not rat your neighbor out to save yourself. ‘Specially if … Continue reading →
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 12:48pm -
  • Back In Old Saint Loo
    St. Louis police have been using real bullets and not rubber bullets. I took this video an hour ago. I pray for those protesting and I hope you all stay safe. pic.twitter.com/jlLrb2vRWj — Layne (@thefast_layne) June 2, 2020
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 12:39pm -
  • A Reader Sends
    CA, I’ve decided that these George Floyd Protests are the Tet Offensive. Background: The North Vietnamese launched the Tet offensive to turn the Viet Cong loose everywhere at one time. Additionally, there was a huge, visible battle at Khe Sanh ……
    - 73 days ago 2 Jun 20, 12:38am -

Patriot Rising

  • newHomeland Security Assessment of Terrorists Use of Ghost Guns Act

    Homeland Security Assessment of Terrorists Use of Ghost Guns Act

    One of the things that can make life harder for Second Amendment supporters is when government money gets used to create anti-Second Amendment propaganda. Often, that propaganda can be couched in the form of mandated reports. This is the goal of HR 2…
    - 7 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 7:22pm -
  • newAlarming Poll: Majority of Voters Think Biden’s VP Will Assume Office
    If Joe Biden’s announcement that anti-gun California Sen. Kamala Harris will be his running mate caused alarm among gun owners, a recent Rasmussen survey could ignite a national anxiety attack. According to Rasmussen, 59 percent of likely voters th…
    - 12 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 3:04pm -
  • Gun control losing support as Americans fear a future without properly funded police
    A new survey from Rasmussen Reports shows that support for greater gun control in the U.S. has dropped from last year’s all-time high. As the country deals with race riots and a surge in crime, not to mention the coronavirus crisis, just 52 percent…
    - 1 day ago 12 Aug 20, 6:30pm -
  • Biden Naming Harris as VP Pick Poses Special Threat for Gun Owners

    Biden Naming Harris as VP Pick Poses Special Threat for Gun Owners

    “I have the great honor to announce that I’ve picked @KamalaHarris — a fearless fighter for the little guy, and one of the country’s finest public servants — as my running mate,” Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden announced Tuesday…
    - 1 day ago 12 Aug 20, 6:08pm -
  • Gun Control Partner : Biden Chooses Sen. Kamala Harris

    Gun Control Partner : Biden Chooses Sen. Kamala Harris

    Americans’ Second Amendment rights will be front and center in the November election as 2020 presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden made it official, announcing U.S. Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) as his running mate. The pick means Democrats w…
    - 1 day ago 12 Aug 20, 6:00pm -
  • Record-Setting Interest in Self-Defense in US

    Record-Setting Interest in Self-Defense in US

    Two trend lines related to our issue have diverged in a remarkable way that indicates that firearms and the 2nd Amendment are fundamental American mainstays. We’ve covered the string of record-breaking NICS background check numbers since the onset…
    - 2 days ago 11 Aug 20, 8:40pm -
  • FPC Brief: Background Checks for Ammo Violate Second Amendment

    FPC Brief: Background Checks for Ammo Violate Second Amendment

    Yesterday, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) and Firearms Policy Foundation (FPF) announced the filing of an important amicus brief in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals case, Rhode v. Becerra. The brief was joined by the California Gun Rights Foundati…
    - 2 days ago 11 Aug 20, 6:32pm -
  • July 2020 NICS More Records, Headed for 20 Million Gun Sales for 2020

    July 2020 NICS More Records, Headed for 20 Million Gun Sales for 2020

    July 2020 was another record-breaking month for both National Instant background Check System (NICS) checks and gun sales. The total number of checks was 3,639,224, a record number of checks for the month, and the third-highest month ever. Both of th…
    - 3 days ago 10 Aug 20, 9:24pm -
  • Details of Political Pressure to Persecute McCloskeys in St. Louis, Gate Details

    Details of Political Pressure to Persecute McCloskeys in St. Louis, Gate Details

    Christine Byers of KSDK in Missouri has uncovered evidence of prosecutorial misconduct by St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner’s office. Kim is one of the radical prosecutors who has been elected with money from George Soros linked radical leftis…
    - 6 days ago 7 Aug 20, 7:31pm -
  • Gun Control Fails Again – Same Lie, Different Day

    Gun Control Fails Again – Same Lie, Different Day

    The propaganda of gun-control just got harder. Millions of honest citizens in the USA saw pictures of our inner cities in flames. They heard rioters say they wanted to spread that violence across the country. We read stories of the police being ambus…
    - 6 days ago 7 Aug 20, 7:25pm -

The Armed Lutheran

  • ALR Episode 229 – Preaching to Florida Man Redux

    ALR Episode 229 – Preaching to Florida Man Redux


    - 4 days ago 9 Aug 20, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 228 – Instructors, Hunting, and Modern Iconoclasts

    ALR Episode 228 – Instructors, Hunting, and Modern Iconoclasts

    On this week's variety show Lloyd draws parallels between the iconoclasts of the Radical Reformation and the current upheaval in the country, Mia talks about popular handgun calibers and hunting rifles, and Sgt. Bill talks about selecting firearms in…
    - 11 days ago 2 Aug 20, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 227 – Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should

    ALR Episode 227 – Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should

    In this long-awaited return of the Clinging to God & Guns segment, Lloyd and Pastor Bennett review some recent news stories and self-defense situations to glean some important lessons for responsible gun owners and gun-owning Christians. Timestamps […
    - 18 days ago 26 Jul 20, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 226 – Training, New Guns, and Whiteness

    ALR Episode 226 – Training, New Guns, and Whiteness

    On this week's variety show Mia shares some interesting info about the most commonly purchased firearms during the current turmoil around the country, Sgt. Bill talks about training frequency in his Ballistic Minute this week, not just about how ofte…
    - 25 days ago 19 Jul 20, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 225 – Freedom, Shooting Positions, and Doing the Right Thing

    ALR Episode 225 – Freedom, Shooting Positions, and Doing the Right Thing

    On this week's variety show Lloyd gives an update on the show, Mia discusses freedom and the importance of the #Gunvote in November we celebrate the 4th of July, Sgt. Bill shares tips for moving into shooting positions in IDPA, and Pastor Bennett pon…
    - 39 days ago 5 Jul 20, 11:00pm -
  • Video: What’s the Context of Exodus 22?

    Video: What’s the Context of Exodus 22?

    Check out the new video on the YouTube Channel as Lloyd and Pastor Bennett answer a listener email about the context of Exodus 22:2-3. Mike writes: “Hi guys. I’d like some help understanding the context of the thief in the night verses from Exodu…
    - 46 days ago 29 Jun 20, 2:45pm -
  • ALR Episode 224 – Suffering, Fake News, Father’s Day, and Reloading on the Move

    ALR Episode 224 – Suffering, Fake News, Father’s Day, and Reloading on the Move

    On this week's variety show Lloyd gives an update on changes to the show in the future and comments on the notion that God won't put more on your shoulders than you can handle. Mia discusses the misrepresentation of hunting laws by the media, Sgt. Bi…
    - 53 days ago 21 Jun 20, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 223 – We’ve Got Mail

    ALR Episode 223 – We’ve Got Mail

    Lloyd and Pastor Bennett dig into the mailbag to answer listener emails about gun ownership and confirmation bias, the meaning of Exodus 22's “thief in the night” verses, God's wrath, and guns we just can't part with. Timestamps [0:00] – Bloope…
    - 67 days ago 7 Jun 20, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 222 – Fifth Sunday Special with Kevin Jaeger

    ALR Episode 222 – Fifth Sunday Special with Kevin Jaeger

    Lloyd visits with special guest Kevin Jaeger, co-host of the Survival and Basic Badass Podcast to discuss prepping, podcasting, and pandemics. Links of Interest Survival and Basic Badass Podcast website Survival Prepping on Facebook SBB Episode #231…
    - 74 days ago 31 May 20, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 221 – Okay, Karen

    ALR Episode 221 – Okay, Karen

    Lloyd and Pastor Bennett dig back into the mailbag to answer an email from a listener who was critical of Lloyd's commentary in episode 220. Listen to Episode 220 here. Listen to the “It's the People” episode of Unload and Show Clear. Will writes…
    - 81 days ago 24 May 20, 11:00pm -

Gear

702 Shooter

A Keyboard and a .45

  • New Blog
    I have started a new blog, The Primal Transplant.  Basically I'm talking about life, fitness and lifestyle changes following a bilateral lung transplant.  Hop on over and let me know what you think.
    - 10 Mar 16, 1:34am -
  • Democrat Leadership Trying to Close Fort Worth Gun Shows
    New York and Colorado have been at the top of the news for horrendous anti-gun legislation.  New York has their laughable 7 round magazine capacity limitation and Colorado may very well ban most pump action shotguns along with other firearms they co…
    - 5 Mar 13, 1:41am -
  • Notes From the Sidebar
    The OldNFO has informative and interesting comments on A New Doctor...Live From the Alamo City has a post In honor of Texas Independence Day.Bob S. has a few Tales from the Great Ammo Shortage of ’13, well actually only one tale, but a telling o…
    - 3 Mar 13, 7:55pm -
  • One Last Post on Biden and Shotguns
    One last post on VP Joe Biden and shotguns, I promise.  Well, last post until he says something else stupid on the subject.Biden tells every talking head who will have him that a shotgun is all anyone, especially women, need for home defense.  His…
    - 1 Mar 13, 11:36pm -
  • Joe Biden, Vice President and Self Defense Expert
    Biden continues with his "Shotgun beats AR-15" meme, doubling down on his affirmation that a shotgun is all you need to defend yourself.As reported in the Washington Free Beacon:Biden: ‘Just Fire the Shotgun Through the Door’Do I need to say any…
    - 1 Mar 13, 12:39am -
  • Good Thing I'm Right Eye Dominant
    First thing yesterday morning I helped a friend take down a dead Post Oak in his front yard.  Post Oak trunks stay pretty thick for a good ways up there so you can picture my old rear end up a tree with my 24" Husqvarna Rancher chain saw.  Note to…
    - 25 Feb 13, 11:59pm -
  • Notes From the Sidebar
    Michael Bane has a Colorado Update that is important reading for anyone lives in Colorado, vacations in Colorado or might plan to retire in Colorado.  Even if you drive through Colorado with a firearm on your side or in your vehicle, you should rea…
    - 24 Feb 13, 6:37pm -
  • James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction
    The online auction catalogs for the Spring James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction are now available.  The hard copy of catalog 1 has arrived on my front step and it is pretty much 1 full inch thick.  I have many hours of viewing, and reading…
    - 23 Feb 13, 12:53am -
  • Smoke Pot, Buy a Gun, Become an Instant Felon
    Colorado has legalized the recreational use of Marijuana.  The Libertarians, the Druggies, and the Druggie Libertarians can celebrate.  If the United States were governed as the Constitutional Republic our Forefathers created, that would be the end…
    - 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 -

AmmoLand.com News

  • newA Brief History of the Virginia Citizens Defense League
    Paul Moog founded the Virginia Citizens Defense League (VCDL) as the Northern Virginia Citizens Defense League (NVCDL) in 1994.The post A Brief History of the Virginia Citizens Defense League appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
    - 4 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 10:46pm -
  • newAlbuquerque Resolution Calls for Re-Writing the New Mexico Constitution
    During the 2019 session of the New Mexico Legislature, anti-gun Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham rammed laws through which criminalized private sales of gunsThe post Albuquerque Resolution Calls for Re-Writing the New Mexico Constitution appeared fi…
    - 7 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 8:21pm -
  • newSilencerCo Unveils Billet AR-15 Ambi Lower ~ VIDEO
    The SilencerCo AR-15 Lower Receiver is made from billet 7075-T6 aluminum, it is precision machined for compatibility with all of your preferred parts.The post SilencerCo Unveils Billet AR-15 Ambi Lower ~ VIDEO appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
    - 7 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 8:12pm -
  • newGun Deals: Taurus G2C 9mm Pistol $269.99 INSTOCK & Shipping NOW
    Palmetto State Armory has a sale on the Taurus G2C 9mm Pistol where you can pick this pistol for $269.99 in stock and ready to ship and that is a cheap price.The post Gun Deals: Taurus G2C 9mm Pistol $269.99 INSTOCK & Shipping NOW appeared first on…
    - 8 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 7:01pm -
  • newRyan Whitaker Shot by Police for having a Gun in Phoenix, AZ – Video
    Ryan Whitaker was shot when he answered a late-night knock on the door while prudently holding a gun to his side. He was shot by police without ever threatening them.The post Ryan Whitaker Shot by Police for having a Gun in Phoenix, AZ – Video ap…
    - 9 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 6:00pm -
  • newGun Deals: Foxtrot Mike Products Complete FM9 Premium 9mm Lower Receiver $259.00 1ea
    Primary Arms has a sale on the Foxtrot Mike Products Complete FM9 Premium 9mm Lower Receiver for just $259.00 with a 1 per household buy limit.The post Gun Deals: Foxtrot Mike Products Complete FM9 Premium 9mm Lower Receiver $259.00 1ea appeared fir…
    - 9 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 5:56pm -
  • newBelow the Radar: Homeland Security Assessment of Terrorists Use of Ghost Guns Act
    Representative Max Rose (D-NY) wants to use taxpayer funds - and Homeland Security - to create anti-Second Amendment propaganda.The post Below the Radar: Homeland Security Assessment of Terrorists Use of Ghost Guns Act appeared first on AmmoLand.com…
    - 11 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 4:00pm -
  • newAG Barr Should Stand for Self-Defense, Investigate St. Louis Prosecutor
    GOA is supporting Congressional efforts for a federal investigation into the rogue St. Louis Circuit Attorney for abuse of power and for disregarding MarkThe post AG Barr Should Stand for Self-Defense, Investigate St. Louis Prosecutor appeared first…
    - 12 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 3:15pm -
  • newWarne Scope Mounts Launches New Website
    Fitting scope-to-rifle is always a unique challenge. The specific rifle, scope, application, user's personal preference, and budget are all factorsThe post Warne Scope Mounts Launches New Website appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
    - 14 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 1:05pm -
  • newPSA AK-V 9MM MOE SBA3 PISTOL In-Stock for $839.99 ~ These Will Sell Out! again…
    Palmetto State Armory has the insanely popular PSA AK-V 9MM MOE SBA3 Pistol in stock as of 07:00 pm EST time 06/11/2020 for $839.99. This inventory may be gone by the time you read this.The post PSA AK-V 9MM MOE SBA3 PISTOL In-Stock for $839.99 ~ Th…
    - 14 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 1:01pm -

Mississippi Gun News

    Best Defense LLC

      Cemetery's Gun Blob

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

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

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

        - 6 Mar 14, 2:33am -

      Survival Gear

      Firearms and Freedom

      • Common Sense Gun Laws
        Sure, I like the fact that Wisconsin made it easier for active duty military and retired police to get concealed carry permits, but what really makes sense to eliminate senseless violence perpetrated by (bad) people with guns is this: Get … Continu…
        - 12 Nov 15, 5:42am -
      • I Like These Signs
        Speaking of government partnering with responsible citizens, a town in Pennsylvania is adding a line to the welcome to the town signs, stating “This is not a gun free zone.” Quote of the day is from Township Supervisor Stephen Mohr: “The … C…
        - 10 Feb 15, 9:48pm -
      • We Need More Sheriff’s Departments Like This
        Portage County, Wisconsin’s Sheriff’s Department is offering concealed carry permit classes. They are also teaching a basic pistol course at the department’s range. Prices are $40 for the CCW class, $25 for the Basic Pistol, or $50 for both. Ho…
        - 10 Feb 15, 1:37am -
      • Proposal to Eliminate the WI 48 Hour Waiting Period
        Wisconsin Senator Van Wanggaard is looking for co-sponsors of a bill that would eliminate the 48 hour waiting period to buy an handgun in Wisconsin. This is currently the top of my list to fix WI gun laws, so it would … Continue reading →
        - 9 Feb 15, 3:22am -
      • Next Time Someone Tells You CEO Pay Should go to Employees
        We repeatedly see complaints about how much CEOs are paid when the question of minimum wage hikes comes up, with the implication (or outright claim) that if the CEO and executives were paid less, the minimum wage hike wouldn’t be … Continue readi…
        - 19 May 14, 11:58pm -
      • Interesting experience at UW Madison
        I just got back from a commencement ceremony at UW Madison, and two or three times a speaker mentioned that President Obama visited the campus twice in the last year. The reaction was closer to what I would expect if … Continue reading →
        - 18 May 14, 2:07am -
      • This is Why They Say “Never Ask a Question You Don’t Know the Answer to”
        MSNBC anchor Contessa Brewer thought she could score some points against Republican Congressman Rep. Mo Brooks by snarkily asking “Do you have a degree in economics?” while she was interviewing him. His reply? “Yes ma’am I do, highest honors.…
        - 29 Mar 14, 4:35am -
      • More From My Sheriff

        - 28 Mar 14, 2:56am -
      • Something New
        I just purchased my first turkey hunting permit. Looking forward to trying that, the time slot I have is for mid-May this year.
        - 20 Mar 14, 5:40pm -
      • Gratuitous Gun Pics
        I purchased this a while back to fill the 22 pistol slot in the Must Have Gun List. Ruger MK II with a 12 inch barrel and a Leopold 4 power scope. … Continue reading →
        - 18 Mar 14, 2:01am -

      DC Handgun Info

      • CHECK THIS OUT: A tiny RED or WHITE LED light for miscell. tasks!
        I work in security (and drive for a living as well) and often need a tiny task light that won't take up one of my hands. It's like a clip-on reading lamp, but it has the option of a bright red LED so that it preserves your night vision! To buy it, c…
        - 1 Dec 18, 3:12pm -
      • Traveling with your Handgun Soon? A MUST-HAVE
        [Current Year Edition of the]Traveler's Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty StatesA friend just asked me "How can I know what the carry laws are in various U.S. states?" I said there's a perfect resource for that: the Traveler's Guide to the Firea…
        - 5 Apr 18, 5:59pm -
      • 1911 (born 1910)? or Glock (born 1988)?
        (My Colt)I've been meaning to write up a blog post on this rivalry -- 1911 or Glock -- for some time. I may have already written a piece on it here at DCHI, but here's my current take. I have owned both a used Colt (Model 1911) Series 80 in 45 ACP,…
        - 14 Mar 18, 12:25am -
      • "Classical Liberal"? "What's That?" -- An alternative to Democrat and Republican Parties
        I have to credit the late Albert Jay Nock (d. 1943) with opening my eyes to the nature of "The State" (as opposed to government) with his incisive book, "Our Enemy, The State", available at Amazon* in multiple formats: hardback, paperback, Kindle, an…
        - 12 Mar 18, 9:10pm -
      • Olympics Biathlon (Cross-country Skiing + Target Shooting), PyeongChang 2018 TV schedule here
        Biathlon -- from the Greek: "bi" (two) + "athlon" (contest) -- is a great sport combining two high-intensity disciplines that work at cross-purposes! Cross-country skiing gets your heart pumping and your lungs working overtime, then you have to stop…
        - 12 Feb 18, 2:19am -
      • Ruger announces Mark IV (.22 LR) pistol recall!
        Ruger has found a safety-related problem with their NEW Mark IV pistols ONLY made before June 2017. Click here to be sent to the official release from the manufacturer. This manufacturing error is why it is so very important to know and observe the F…
        - 12 Jun 17, 3:31pm -
      • NOT GUN-RELATED: What will it take to pay off my credit card?
        If you're like most people, you carry a lot of credit card debt. I've got to whittle my own debt down.I checked out Bankrate.com, one of the best sites for mortgage loans/student loans/banking/credit cards/etc. There, I found a credit card pay-off ca…
        - 3 May 17, 2:52am -
      • Remington 870 (ex-police dept. guns) on SALE NOW
        If you're a shotgun fan, and want one to protect your house, farm, etc., Southern Ohio Gun is offering 18 to 20-inch barrel Remington Police Magnums 870s at bargain prices: under $270 each! (PS: Should be DC-legal as a long gun.)CLICK HERE to be rout…
        - 3 May 17, 2:29am -
      • Best Preparedness Blog: ACTIVE RESPONSE TRAINING by Greg ELLIFRITZ
          (Aftermath of Boston Marathon bombing by two terrorist brothers; no info available on the image.)Lately I've been thinking of boning up on tactical first aid matters. I subscribe to Active Response Training's FREE  e-newsletter. If you are conce…
        - 21 Dec 16, 4:52am -
      • SOLD OUT - Bud's Gun Shop (Online) / USED Belgian, Israeli, Hungarian HI-POWER 9mm PISTOLS
        Used Interarms Surplus FN Hi-Power 9mm 13+1 FairBud's Gun Shop (was) offering used Browning Hi-Powers (AKA the P-35) in 9mm -- several versions and conditions available: Belgian (FN, highest quality), Israeli, and Hungarian versions. Prices are great…
        - 23 May 16, 2:54am -

      Dustin's Gun Blog

      • You've never budgeted like this before
        Like most people I never learned any effective method to manage and budget my money while I was growing up.  Over the years I tried many of the traditional budget methods such as listing our...
        - 29 Nov 18, 6:39am -
      • Save Thousands on your Electric Bill
        I'd like to welcome our newest sponsor - Solar City.  When we sat down with our Solar City Rep he created a lease package for us that is going to save us Thousands of dollars on our...
        - 25 May 13, 1:52am -
      • Teacher Arrested in Kansas for Bearing Arms
        Do we create a "safe" environment when we disarm teachers and force them to be defenseless?  Or worse - arrest them?  I think not.  Not only is it unconstitutional to disarm our...
        - 25 May 13, 1:25am -
      • Turn in your Arms - the Government will take care of you
        Turning in weapons worked really well for the Native Americans didn't it?  Then again, maybe not.  If you have any doubts just look up Wounded Knee.
        - 1 May 13, 2:47pm -
      • RealBullet.com
        The folks over at RealBullet.com were kind enough to send me a few samples of their products to try out and review.   I am happy to say that after using the products that I received I am 100%...
        - 26 Apr 13, 4:00pm -
      • Guns in America
        The Blaze has a very cool series named Guns in America that is helping to spread truth and dispel myth.  Recent topics include Women & Guns, Gun Industry Employment, and Gun Ownership....
        - 26 Apr 13, 1:09am -
      • Standing up for Free Speech
        8th grader Jared Marcum was not the first youth to be unjustifiably disciplined for wearing an NRA Shirt, but I believe he may be the first to wear the exact same shirt on the very first day...
        - 25 Apr 13, 9:52pm -
      • Star Parker - Standing up for Gun Rights
        Three must see videos posted by gun rights activist Star Parker:
        - 22 Mar 13, 7:37pm -
      • Arizona Ranked #1 for Gun Owners
        Guns and Ammo ranked all of the States to see where gun owners enjoyed the most freedom, and I'm happy to report that Arizona was ranked number 1 on the list with 49 out of a maximum of 50 points!...
        - 20 Mar 13, 3:09am -
      • Equal Gun Rights!
        From the SAF. Find additional details at equalgunrights.com
        - 27 Feb 13, 7:57pm -

      Minuteman Review

      • The Best Ruger 10/22 Chassis for Your Next 10/22
        The Ruger 10/22 is a versatile little rifle, all on its own. But you can make your Ruger 10/22 even more versatile if you take advantage of the interchangeable chassis system. Getting the best Ruger 10/22 chassis can take your 10/22 to even higher le…
        - 10 days ago 4 Aug 20, 2:08pm -
      • The Best 300 Blackout Buffer Springs for Your 300 AAC Blaster
        If you’re searching for the best 300 Blackout buffer springs, I feel for you. It can be tricky to tune your 300 AAC rifle to run reliably with all the different types of 300BLK ammo that you can get.It can be tricky to find a one-size-fits-all 300…
        - 10 days ago 4 Aug 20, 8:25am -
      • Aiming Systems: The Best M&P Shield Lasers
        The M&P Shield is easily one of the most popular single stack concealed carry pistols on the market. And it’s a great gun.But it’s a small gun. Small enough that it might be challenging for some to get the precision they need with traditional iro…
        - 10 days ago 4 Aug 20, 4:31am -
      • The Best Ruger 10/22 Scope Mounts for Putting Glass on Your Plinker
        The Ruger 10/22 is an affordable and versatile little rifle. However, since it’s a .22LR rifle, Ruger doesn’t see any reason to ship the rifle with an integrated scope mount.But there’s tons of aftermarket support for the Ruger 10/22. So you’…
        - 13 days ago 1 Aug 20, 8:40am -
      • The Best Sig P320 Accessories
        The Sig P320 is probably the most innovative striker fired pistol in recent memory. The serialized trigger module and interchangeable frames is brilliant.It’s not quite perfect. But it’s a reliable, comfortable handgun that can be configured for…
        - 13 days ago 1 Aug 20, 5:41am -
      • Sig P320 Aftermarket Parts: The Best Sig P320 Triggers
        The stock Sig P320 trigger is already one of the best striker-fired triggers on the market. That’s one of the reasons the Sig P320 is so popular.But the trigger can still be improved, or at least customized to fit your preferences. And many Sig P32…
        - 13 days ago 1 Aug 20, 3:36am -
      • Get Some Glass: The Best SKS Scope Mounts
        The SKS is a classic battle rifle and a fairly legitimate stand-in for an AK47. In any case—whatever you use your SKS for—an SKS is a cool rifle to have in your collection.However, the SKS design is a bit dated these days. An SKS simply doesn’t…
        - 13 days ago 31 Jul 20, 5:50pm -
      • The Best Ruger 10/22 Speed Loaders for Filling Rotary .22 Mags
        The Ruger 10/22 is a great little rifle. But those little rotary magazines are a pain to fill. It’s not all that hard. It’s just that you’ve got to slot those little rounds into the notch and push the rounds down. It’s just a slow, tedious pr…
        - 14 days ago 31 Jul 20, 2:11pm -
      • The Best 6.5 Grendel Magazines for Hunting and Everything Else
        6.5 Grendel is one of the rounds that seeks to improve on the range and ballistics of the AR-15. There are other options.But you’re here looking for the best 6.5 Grendel magazines. So you’re probably at least mostly convinced by the capabilities…
        - 14 days ago 31 Jul 20, 6:28am -
      • The Best 6.8 SPC Magazines for Your More Powerful AR
        There are several rounds that have been adopted to produce a more capable AR pattern rifle. Some are designed to give the AR-15 better range than the typical 5.56mm chambering. Other cartridges focus on delivering enhanced power.6.8 SPC is one of tho…
        - 15 days ago 30 Jul 20, 9:49am -

      Gears of Guns

      • Guest Post: 8 weapon handling tips you should know to protect yourself from accidental discharge
        Source Due to the comparatively lenient gun laws of the country, gun ownership is prevalent in the US. According to research conducted by Pew Research Center, 30 percent of Americans reported owning a gun. Sixty-seven percent of gun owners do so for…
        - 50 days ago 24 Jun 20, 6:32pm -
      • Griffin Armament M4SD II Suppressor
        The M4SD II Suppressor is NOT Hearing Safe! The Griffin Armament M4SD II Suppressor is fundamentally like any other can. The M4SD II does have one very awesome difference that we will discuss in a moment.  But this can is still a .223 can, which mea…
        - 25 Mar 20, 4:35pm -
      • Citadel RSS1 AK Shotgun Review
        The Citadel RSS1 Shotgun First Look When we first started reviewing the Citadel RSS1, we found that the Winchester white box 12 gauge shells were giving us problems. We have spent months shooting better shells through this and for the most part, we h…
        - 4 Mar 20, 6:00pm -
      • Dead Air Wolverine AK Suppressor Review
        The Dead Air Wolverine The Dead Air Wolverine was one of the most surprisingly enjoyable suppressors I have had have the chance to review. I have suppressed 7.62×39 rounds before but never any subsonic ammo. I just didn’t think the round was reall…
        - 26 Feb 20, 6:00pm -
      • IWI Tavor x95 First Look

        - 19 Feb 20, 6:00pm -
      • NEW for 2019: IWI Tavor TS12 First look
        IWI Tavor The IWI Tavor line of firearms are maybe the BEST bullpup firearms to date. I have owned a Tavor SAR 5.56 Rifle for a few years now. IWI, for lack of a better word, “previewed” the Tavor7 and Tavor TS12 Shotgun in 2018 at SHOT Show. How…
        - 11 Dec 19, 6:00pm -
      • DPMS G2 Recon Review
        The DPMS G2 Recon .308 Rifle If you haven’t watched our first look review of the DPMS G2 Recon, I recommend checking it out. If you are enjoying what you are watching I hope you will like and subscribe to us on YouTube. I have always loved the .3…
        - 20 Nov 19, 6:00pm -
      • Noveske Space Invader Review Feat: DeadAir Wolfman
        The Space Invader SBR The Noveke Space Invader comes in 2 configurations. The SBR version (Short Barreled Rifle) and the pistol version. Since this review is in partnership with Silencershop.com, We were able to review this firearm in the SBR version…
        - 6 Nov 19, 6:00pm -
      • Double Star ARP7 AR pistol Review
        The ARP7 – A Name that Makes Sense. I like the name ARP7. Don’t get me wrong I like ARs called Zombie Annihilator or Space Invader or even REPR. However, if you name your rifle the xyz81435plq by Waffle Armament NO ONE WILL REMEMBER THE NAME! Tha…
        - 30 Oct 19, 5:00pm -
      • Walther Q5 Match M2 Polymer Frame Review
        The Q5 Match The Q5 Match If you haven’t checked out the first look video, I will have it posted below. We have been working with Walther for years and we recently published a review of the Walther Colt 1911-22 pistol. Last year we reviewed the Q4…
        - 23 Oct 19, 5:00pm -

      God, Gals, Guns, Grub

      • Securing your gun in your vehicle: Amazon Basics Portable Security Case XL with Combination Lock
        It seems that hardly a week or two goes by that you don't see or hear news of a gun getting stolen from a vehicle. More often than not, the vehicle was unlocked and the gun was just sitting under a seat, in a center console, or a glove box.This i…
        - 12 May 19, 10:47pm -
      • Go get yourself some cheap (safety) sunglasses...
        I have to make a confession... while I have a fairly expensive set of Oakley Radar shooting safety glasses... and a couple of other more costly brands too... more often than not, you'll find me wearing a set of Walmart's Safety Vu Bifocal Safety Gla…
        - 14 Apr 19, 11:43pm -
      • Every Day Preparedness for Regular Folks: The Dorcy LED Mini Lantern...
        Sometimes inexpensive is cheap... and sometimes inexpensive is good enough. Good enough is right where the Dorcy LED Mini Lantern falls in providing a good, portable, and affordable light source for regular folks during a power outage, while camping,…
        - 8 Apr 19, 8:34pm -
      • Guys... don't box yourselves in.
        Sometimes, you just can't make stuff up that's as dumb as reality. I recently saw a man in a public restroom set his pistol on the top of the urinal while he relieved himself. Now before you think or say you'd never be that dumb... would you use a wa…
        - 31 Mar 19, 2:35am -
      • Making space... before you need it!
        I recently read a story about a gal who was assaulted and robbed between her vehicle and the fuel pumps while filling up at a gas station. I thought I'd share a simple tip: Create space at the pump!You don't have to park right up tight, next to the…
        - 23 Mar 19, 6:39pm -
      • Daylight Savings Time... our semi-annual readiness check.
        Well, I'm still looking for that hour I lost last night, but we should get it back next fall. Twice a year... here in Ohio... we change our clocks for Daylight Savings Time. While the advantages gained are debatable... it's our semi-annual reminder t…
        - 13 Mar 17, 12:54am -
      • I'm a pretty good shot... and hand, finger, and grip strength have a lot to do with it.
        While most of the firearms we have are "stock", we still have quite a few with modifications... including various "trigger jobs" on rifles, shotguns, and handguns. A friend recently told me he was ordering a "Ghost Trigger" for his Glock because the…
        - 22 Feb 17, 12:20am -
      • Pepper-Spray should be part of your Every Day Carry...
        After recently spending some time answering questions and discussing pepper-spray with several different folks, I decided to post some of my thoughts about carrying pepper-spray for defensive use. In the spirit of full disclosure, I am a SABRE Red ce…
        - 2 Feb 17, 3:00pm -
      • 32,800 rounds through a Ruger SR9...
        It's been almost ten years since Ruger introduced the SR9 and SR9c pistols... and more than eight years since our family adopted the SR9 and SR9c as our primary pistols for home and self-defense.  We own... well, let's say more than six and less tha…
        - 20 Jan 17, 3:00pm -
      • Why do you yell at your targets?
        The gals and I are fortunate to have our own shooting range out back... it allows us to shoot regularly... pretty much whenever we want. Sometimes friends, students, and others will join us for some shooting fun, practice, and training. Not too long…
        - 12 Jan 17, 3:00pm -

      Gun Free Zone

        My Gun Culture

        • How About a Free Survival Guide?
          Want a deal?American Handgunner Magazine is giving away a free digital copy of the 2019 Americans Handgunner SURVIVE Special Edition. It’s 148 pages of tips, tricks, and strategies to help you increase your preparedness.Normally this guide would…
          - 10 Apr 20, 2:23pm -
        • SHOT Show 2020: Guns, Gear, and Sentiment
          SHOT Show 2020 is in the rear-view mirror. Bigger than ever, at least as measured by the number of companies exhibiting, this year was chock full of new announcements and optimism.In all the years I’ve been going, I’ve never received so many pre…
          - 16 Feb 20, 7:07pm -
        • A Little to the Left… and Other Gun Safety Horror Stories
          The very human propensity to harm ourselves is only surpassed by our ability to judge each other. Sure, we joke about earning Darwin Awards, but the term “Hold my beer and watch this…” didn’t just emerge from the primordial soup. Nor did it…
          - 16 Feb 20, 12:00am -
        • New Year’s Shooting Resolutions
          So, it’s halfway through the first month of 2020 and most of us have already failed at maintaining those New Year’s resolutions. I know I’ve already given up Tactical Prancersize. Not that it doesn’t have potential, I just need to spend more…
          - 19 Jan 20, 7:35pm -
        • An Inside Look at How AR-15 Barrels Are Made: DC Machine
          DC Machine is the biggest machining company you may never have heard of. However, you are likely familiar with Palmetto State Armory, located in Columbia, South Carolina. PSA is one of the fastest-growing gun companies in the history of ever. While…
          - 19 Jan 20, 12:34am -
        • Should I “Clean” My Airgun?
          The term “airgun” covers a broad set of categories. It’s kind of like using the phrase “internal combustion vehicles.” Those might be cars, trucks, motorcycles, golf carts, tractors, and even airplanes.In the “airgun” world there are…
          - 26 Dec 19, 3:30pm -
        • Mid-Range AR Cartridges: .223 Remington, 300 AAC Blackout, and 6.8 Remington SPC
          Recently, a friend and I have been discussing “in-between” caliber options for the AR-15 platform. There are a plethora of proven options for close-range shooting with a light to moderate recoil tax. Think about the classic AR-15 chambered in .2…
          - 17 Dec 19, 12:38pm -
        • How Do You Buy a Used Gun?
          The nifty thing about firearms is that they’re designed to last a long, long time with reasonable maintenance. I’m not even an antique aficionado but I regularly shoot pistols and rifles in my small collection that were manufactured in 1936, 194…
          - 16 Dec 19, 11:35pm -
        • 2019 Holiday Gift Ideas for the Gun Person in Your Life
          It’s that time again to fill your favorite gun person’s gear bag with new stuff. Of course, there’s no reason you can’t use the holidays as an excuse to buy coveted items for yourself while you’re at it.Here are a few of my favorite ideas…
          - 16 Dec 19, 11:11pm -
        • Best Handgun Sights by Type – We Range Test Express, Post & Notch, and Red Dots
          One of the easiest things to personalize on a handgun is the sight system. There are a zillion sighting options on the market, each promising to be the ideal solution, so how do you decide? You’ll find post and notch solutions, fiber optics, u-not…
          - 16 Dec 19, 11:10pm -

        Gun Pundit

        • Gun Cleaning and Maintenance
          At the request of a reader and also a close friend of mine, we will be covering the topic of cleaning a gun and what you need to know. Cleaning and maintaining a firearm is one of those methods that transcend time by being passed down through generat…
          - 27 Nov 19, 8:45am -
        • Tools Needed to Build an AR15
          Before you start slaving away at building an AR15, you might want to consider picking up some tools. Some will be absolutely required, some recommended, and some just to make your life easier. Building an AR is fun and easy…if you’re prepared. If…
          - 22 Nov 19, 4:06am -
        • Gun Range Etiquette
          Like anything else, there are certain standards that you should follow when shooting your firearm at the gun range. This is known as range etiquette and is important to you enjoying your experience, and also the people around enjoying there’s. If y…
          - 18 Nov 19, 8:00am -
        • Why You Need to Catch a .22
          There is no better feeling than holding an old .22 rifle. The glazed wood and years of oil residue will transport any shooter back in time. There is something familiar and nostalgic about a .22 that is unrivaled. Most people learned to shoot with t…
          - 18 Nov 19, 4:14am -
        • Parts of a Cartridge
          There is a lot of misconception when it comes to firearm ammunition. People throw around the word “bullet” all the time, but 99% of the time it is used inaccurately. It is important to understand the difference between the parts of a cartridge if…
          - 18 Nov 19, 3:53am -
        • Building vs Buying an AR15 – Which is Right for You?
          Most likely know about this gun called the AR15. You see them on the news and you see the military using a version of them. You know, the evil black rifle that you have probably heard so much about. Well, believe it or not, the AR15 is by far the mos…
          - 14 Nov 19, 8:53am -
        • Handling a Misfired Round
          Knowing what a misfire is and how to handle them is something that every single shooter needs to know. Dealing with a misfired round is vital to having a strong foundation as a gun enthusiast. Hopefully most of the people reading this already know wh…
          - 14 Nov 19, 8:24am -
        • Top 5 Factors To Consider When Buying A Gun – The Right Way
          Interested in picking up a gun? That’s great! Welcome to the club. You may be thinking “hot damn, I’m going to go pick up something today.” That’s fine, but there is more to being a firearms owner than just physically possessing one. Well,…
          - 13 Nov 19, 4:13am -
        • What is “Mil-Spec”?
          Milspec is one of those words that gets thrown around a lot in the gun community. When you are researching AR15 parts or reading up on them, you will see milspec pop up again and again. But what exactly does it mean? Not a lot of people seem to know…
          - 13 Nov 19, 3:37am -
        • Rimfire vs Centerfire – What’s the Difference?
          There are two classes of ammunition that you will encounter during your shooting days. Rimfire and centerfire. Comparing the two is like comparing cars. They do the same thing and get the same result, but they vary in how they do it. The primer is st…
          - 12 Nov 19, 8:49am -

        Home on the Range

        • OFFICE WARFARE
          Some years back, I once looked up from my cubicle to see a remote control blimp flying over my head. Stranger things have happened and the boss didn't even blink. Work can be stressful anywhere, there's meetings, budget cuts, layoffs, so sometimes wh…
          - 3 days ago 10 Aug 20, 5:43pm -
        • Updates fro the Johnson Household
          Curled up by the Central A.C. vent - my favorite spot in the living room.Abby Lab here.  Sorry Mom's not been posting much.  She was on antibiotics for 5 weeks due to a bad STAFF infection (do you get that at work?) in her left foot.  That made he…
          - 10 days ago 4 Aug 20, 4:21am -
        • Fordite - The Origins of "Detroit Agate"
          At first glance, this brilliantly colorful gemstone might look like agate, a stone valued for its beauty and used in the jewelry industry.  It's a gemstone that holds deep, personal memories for me because my Mom collected them. The origin of this…
          - 12 days ago 2 Aug 20, 2:12pm -
        • Saturday Sweets
          The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.Robert FrostWant to put a smile on someone's face?Cupcakes work.Pick your favorite cake recipe (I used a Red Velvet one from the recipe sidebar) but try a new frosting. This tastes like cheesec…
          - 27 days ago 18 Jul 20, 2:03pm -
        • Such Stuff as Dreams are Made From
          The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.- - H. P. LovecraftI had driven under that ancient bridge countless times, never stopping, as from the main road, there was no stopp…
          - 34 days ago 11 Jul 20, 2:00pm -
        • Happy Independence Day

          - 41 days ago 4 Jul 20, 2:29pm -
        • Bar Scheeze Mac and Cheese
          If you've not tried Win Schulers Cheese in a Crock, do yourself a favor.  It's available at stores in the upper Midwest, Florida, and Virginia and is available by mail elsewhere.The first time I had it was a few years back from Beef Mart when Midwes…
          - 49 days ago 26 Jun 20, 1:44pm -
        • More Pictures of My Dad's Patriot's Guard Honor Rally on his 100th Birthday.

          - 54 days ago 21 Jun 20, 2:45pm -
        • Beachside Memories
          This is a post I had up after this particular trip. The man with the brightly colored shirt and stocking cap is Keith, the long time partner (I can't remember him NOT being in the family) of my cousin Liz. Liz and her brother spent summer vacations…
          - 56 days ago 19 Jun 20, 12:38pm -
        • Untitled

          - 56 days ago 19 Jun 20, 12:22pm -

        Jerking the Trigger

        • newHawkrigger Updates the Grapple Belt
          I am wearing a Hawkrigger 38 Grapple Gun Belt as I type this. I’ve been wearing this belt daily for more than a year and in that time it has cemented its place as my favorite belt ever. It’s stiff where it needs to be, flexible where it should be…
          - 11 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 4:00pm -
        • Garage Built Gear – Ultimate EDC Folio Organizer
          Garage Built Gear’s new Ultimate EDC Folio Organizer is now available. This organizer boasts a unique size that makes it well suited to backpack carry and a ton of features. A lot of organizers try to be pocketable which means they are often too sm…
          - 1 day ago 12 Aug 20, 3:50pm -
        • ATS Tactical – Horizontal Fast Mag Pouch
          The Horizontal Fast Mag Pouch is a horizontal AR-15 magazine carrier designed to be mounted on first line belts or plate carriers. When mounted in this way, it provides a fast reload and can be used to make use of otherwise unused real estate on the…
          - 2 days ago 11 Aug 20, 9:45pm -
        • A Simplified Guide to Success as a New Elk Hunter – AllElk.com
          A friend of mine and a long-time friend of Jerking the Trigger has started a new online retailer focused on elk hunting – AllElk.com. They have gear to sell but they have also been dropping some knowledge via their blog including a simplified overv…
          - 4 days ago 10 Aug 20, 2:30pm -
        • Rosco Manufacturing® offers amazing deals with Kennel bargain bin barrels!
          August 7th, 2020: Rosco Manufacturing, an American manufacturer of high-quality gun barrels & accessories, is proud to announce the launching of their new website section – the Kennel bargain bin. Hoping to keep up with market demand and continue t…
          - 6 days ago 7 Aug 20, 4:14pm -
        • KE Arms KP-15 Progress
          The KE Arms KP-15 is the spiritual successor to the CAV-15 polymer AR-15 lower. As a fan of CAV-15 lowers, I’m excited about the KP-15 because it has the right people in place behind the scenes – people who have been working with the original CAV…
          - 8 days ago 6 Aug 20, 2:31pm -
        • Mini SERE Compasses from True North Concepts
          Not all button compasses are created equal. In fact, most of them are nearly worthless thanks to them being fragile or inaccurate. The dry (no liquid fill), metal body SERE compasses have always been one of the gold standards for “button” compass…
          - 8 days ago 5 Aug 20, 5:18pm -
        • BCS AR 3 FINGER ELASTIC 3 CELL TUBES KIT – Cummerbund for JPC/AVS/LVS, Spiritus M119, and Velocity Scarab
          Beez Combat Systems (BCS) has released their AR 3 FINGER ELASTIC 3 CELL TUBES KIT. This cummerbund upgrade is designed to fit a number of popular plate carriers including the JPC/AVS/LVS, Spiritus M119, and Velocity Systems Scarab. The AR 3 FINGER EL…
          - 10 days ago 4 Aug 20, 2:21pm -
        • Review: Crazy Creek Products Hex Original Chair
          I am not exactly an ultralight hiker but I do try to keep weight a minimum. This is extremely important in North Idaho where we are either carrying a bunch of extra weight in insulation layers during the cold months or a bunch of extra weight in wate…
          - 11 days ago 3 Aug 20, 1:18pm -
        • 2 New Tools from TOPS Knives: Mini Tanimboca Puukko and Ucon Hawk
          TOPS Knives just released two new cutting tools at two different ends of the size spectrum. Both are additions to two lines for which TOPS is becoming very well known. The Mini Tanimboca Puuko fits well into the bushcraft lineup and the Ucon Hawk is…
          - 13 days ago 31 Jul 20, 4:23pm -

        Arms Vault

        • Uberti 1866 Yellowboy Rifle Saves Couple
          Texas native Bill Williams successfully defended himself and his wife from an intruding 250-pound black bear with his Uberti 1866 Yellowboy rifle.The post Uberti 1866 Yellowboy Rifle Saves Couple appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 3 days ago 11 Aug 20, 1:43am -
        • Springfield Hellcat Triggers from Apex
          Apex Tactical Specialties announces the upcoming release of its new Action Enhancement Trigger for the Springfield Hellcat pistol.The post Springfield Hellcat Triggers from Apex appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 4 days ago 9 Aug 20, 10:27pm -
        • Team Ruger’s Beth Walker Wins at American Defense Multigun Event
          Team Ruger’s Beth Walker claimed the High Lady category at the American Defense Great Lakes Multigun event held at the Bass & Bucks range in Wabash, IN.The post Team Ruger’s Beth Walker Wins at American Defense Multigun Event appeared first on A…
          - 8 days ago 6 Aug 20, 2:12am -
        • Korth NXR 44 Magnum in GUNS Magazine
          The October issue of GUNS Magazine takes a look at the Korth NXR 44 Magnum which features Turkish walnut grips, target-style rear sights, and a DLC finish.The post Korth NXR 44 Magnum in GUNS Magazine appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 8 days ago 6 Aug 20, 1:53am -
        • Real Avid Master Sight Pusher for Striker-Fired and 1911 Pistols
          The Real Avid Master Sight Pusher makes quick work out of replacing pistol sights. It accommodates most makes and models of striker-fire and 1911 pistols.The post Real Avid Master Sight Pusher for Striker-Fired and 1911 Pistols appeared first on Arm…
          - 12 days ago 1 Aug 20, 9:21pm -
        • CCI MeatEater Rimfire Ammunition
          CCI introduces their new line of MeatEater Series rimfire ammunition. Available loads include Copper-22, Mini-Mag 22 LR and Maxi-Mag 22 WMR.The post CCI MeatEater Rimfire Ammunition appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 14 days ago 31 Jul 20, 5:04am -
        • Aimpoint Professional Discount Program
          The Aimpoint site gives Military, law enforcement, EMTs, firefighters, private security, and government employees access to discounts on Aimpoint products.The post Aimpoint Professional Discount Program appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 23 days ago 22 Jul 20, 3:25am -
        • HIPERFIRE X2S Two-stage AR Triggers
          The HIPERFIRE X2S line of two-stage AR triggers feature higher hammer strike energy, soft start lock‐up technology, and user adjustable pull weights.The post HIPERFIRE X2S Two-stage AR Triggers appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 24 days ago 21 Jul 20, 2:29am -
        • Big Horn Armory AR500 Auto Max Pistol
          The Big Horn Armory AR500 Auto Max Pistol is chambered in 500 Auto Max and features the new M-Lok handguard and Blade pistol brace.The post Big Horn Armory AR500 Auto Max Pistol appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 46 days ago 29 Jun 20, 2:29pm -
        • Indiana Eliminates Fees for License to Carry a Handgun
          Thanks to House Bill 1284 a five-year License to Carry a Handgun in Indiana will now be free to obtain.The post Indiana Eliminates Fees for License to Carry a Handgun appeared first on ArmsVault.
          - 52 days ago 23 Jun 20, 2:41pm -

        Legally Armed in Detroit

        Learn About Guns

        • Protest Against Police Brutality and Racism in Davenport, IA on August 22, 2020
          Some friends and I have organized a peaceful protest against police brutality and racism in Davenport, Iowa. The protest will take place at the Davenport, Iowa police station on August 22, 2020 at 4:00pm. The address is 416 Harrison Street, Davenport…
          - 5 days ago 8 Aug 20, 3:44pm -
        • Online Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons Class
          I offer an online Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons class. This online course contains all the training an Iowa resident need to obtain an Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons, and is taught by me (an Iowa Attorney who is also an NRA-certified instructor and gun-…
          - 11 days ago 2 Aug 20, 6:16pm -
        • Armed Store Clerk Defense Self Against Violent Robber
          A store clerk in Houston, Texas used his gun in self defense to stop a violent armed robber.News reports say that at about 10:00pm, a man attempted to use a fake $20 bill to make a purchase at a store in Houston, Texas. The clerk told the man that th…
          - 18 days ago 27 Jul 20, 2:55am -
        • Petition to end police brutality and racism in the Quad Cities (Iowa and Illinois)
          Police in the Quad Cities area – to include Davenport, IA, Bettedorf, IA Rock Island, IL, Moline, IL, East Moline, IL – engage in brutality and racism towards the communities that they are supposed to be protecting and serving. This needs to stop…
          - 25 days ago 19 Jul 20, 4:29pm -
        • Police in America are so violent and trigger-happy that they are accidentally killing each other
          We have a problem with the police in the United States being much too willing to use violence. A pair of recent cases where police officers shot and killed other police officers, incorrectly thinking that their own colleagues were dangerous civilians…
          - 28 days ago 16 Jul 20, 4:05pm -
        • My speech at the peaceful protest against police brutality and racism in Davenport, IA on July 11, 2020
          Below is video of a speech I gave at the peaceful protest against police brutality and racism in Davenport, Iowa on July 11, 2020. WQAD Channel 8 news covered the protest. https://www.wqad.com/article/news/protestors-push-for-end-to-police-brutality-…
          - 33 days ago 12 Jul 20, 2:46am -
        • Police brutality in Davenport, Iowa
          My office is in Davenport, Iowa and I have had multiple clients mistreated by the Davenport police.  Due to attorney-client privilege and confidentiality, I am prohibited from discussing those client’s cases here. So, I will instead only discuss c…
          - 35 days ago 10 Jul 20, 2:59am -
        • Our criminal courts are inherently racist
          Our legal system has a serious problem with racism, and I say that as an attorney and a Black man. As discussed below, this is not just some idea of mine; the history, statistics, and peer-reviewed studies make this conclusion sadly inescapable. Star…
          - 39 days ago 5 Jul 20, 5:18pm -
        • Concrete steps to fix the problem of police brutality in America
          The murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Atatiana Jefferson, Botham Jean, Elijah McClain, and so many others at the hands of the police have sparked a civil rights movement in the US and around the world. In particular, watching a police officer…
          - 41 days ago 3 Jul 20, 9:51pm -
        • When Protesting, the Perfect is the Enemy of the Good
          A gentleman who opposes police brutality and racism publicly stated that he would not attend a protest against police brutality and racism because that protest didn’t also address the problems of inner-city violence and the related social woes. I r…
          - 47 days ago 27 Jun 20, 4:42pm -

        NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

        • Should I put AR-15 style and other firearms in my Gun Trust
          A Gun Trust should be designed to hold all firearms including those restricted by the NFA including your AR-15s.  All of our Gun Trusts are designed for all of your firearms. As an owner of many types of guns, I designed this trust to deal with issu…
          - 23 Feb 18, 5:32pm -
        • Evacuation with NFA firearms and Form 20 Approval
          Over the past several weeks I have received several inquires regarding evacuation with Machine Guns or other NFA firearms.  While I always recommend obtaining Form 20 approvals for all NFA firearms in advance for each state you may travel to in the…
          - 6 Sep 17, 2:11pm -
        • Iowa (IA) What NFA Firearms can I own? Updated 3/31/16
          There are several type of Title II firearms which are sold by FFL dealers with a Class 3 SOT license. These items are restricted by the National Firearms Act as well as Iowa state law. Each state can impose additional restrictions on the sale, purcha…
          - 30 Aug 16, 5:07pm -
        • Maryland Man Arrested for Fuel Filter Silencer
          In Maryland, a U.S. District Judge sentenced Ronnie Candelario to 41 months in prison for pleadings guilty to the possession of an unregistered fuel filter silencer.  Following his release from prison, the Court sentenced Candelario to three years o…
          - 29 Aug 16, 7:25pm -
        • ATF Arrests man For Selling Muzzle Brakes on Ebay
          We often get questions regarding muzzle brakes and some of the kit suppressors that can be found on eBay and Facebook.  Our advice is to buy a real suppressor and not fool around with these “kits”. When ATF arrests individuals for selling these…
          - 23 Aug 16, 3:19pm -
        • Indiana (IN) What NFA Firearms can I own? Updated July 2015
          There are several type of Title II firearms that are restricted by the National Firearms Act. Each state can impose additional restrictions on the sale, purchase, and transfer of Title II firearms by a class 3 SOT in addition to the compliance that i…
          - 9 Aug 16, 12:06pm -
        • Gun Trusts post 41F ATF instructions and CLEO instructions
          We have updated the forms on the website and instructions for completing a Form 1  see https://www.GunTrustLawyer.com/form1 Form 4  see https://www.GunTrustLawyer.com/form4 Form 5  see https://www.GunTrustLawyer.com/form5 Form 23 see https://www.G…
          - 15 Jul 16, 7:49pm -
        • eForms Down on eve of 41F
          Looks like eForms is down so no new submissions electronically before the implementation of 41F.
          - 12 Jul 16, 8:02pm -
        • ATF FAQ on 41F
          How Does Final Rule 41F Change Current NFA Regulations? The final rule affects the NFA regulations by: • defining the term “responsible person,” as used in reference to a trust, partnership, association, company, or corporation; • requiring r…
          - 8 Jul 16, 7:50pm -
        • Building an SBR in Washington State
          Building an SBR in Washington State The Governor of Washington has signed a bill which clarifies that it is both legal to buy an SBR and build an SBR.  Senate bill 6165 was created to address the uncertainty as to whether it was legal to build an SB…
          - 4 Apr 16, 8:31pm -

        Notes From the American Outback

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

        Of Arms and Law

        • Case on SCOTUS docket: 2A and 6A
          Zoie H. v. Nebraska poses the question of whether Second Amemdment rights can be lost/suspended due to a conviction for which there is no right to a jury trial. In this case, it was a juvenile conviction, but I can also see it arising in the context…
          - 8 days ago 5 Aug 20, 7:07pm -
        • Background Check Completion Act of 2020
          A summary here. Present law provides that if a background check is delayed more than three days, the FFL can (but doesn't have to) make the transfer. This bill would remove that provision; no transfer until the background check comes back.I think…
          - 10 days ago 4 Aug 20, 12:23am -
        • Non-Milwaukee PDs cancelling assistance for Demo convention
          Story here. The issue is the city's order that its police force not use tear gas or pepper spray.
          - 16 days ago 29 Jul 20, 2:17am -
        • A conservative is just a liberal who's been mugged....
          Case in point, and another likely new gun owner.
          - 17 days ago 27 Jul 20, 8:15pm -
        • University suspends student over AR-15 picture
          accompanied by the message that the 2A guarantees against tyranny such as was exhibited at the Tienanmen Square massacre.I wonder how much money Forham U receives from China?
          - 19 days ago 25 Jul 20, 4:37pm -
        • Never bring a knife to a gunfight...
          Or even a machete. Story doesn't say how he lost the blade, or why the employee returned it.
          - 20 days ago 25 Jul 20, 7:00am -
        • Gun control in the Wild West
          An article by my friend Dan Gifford. I have somewhere in my files records of Wyatt Earp and Johnny Behan being hailed into court in Prescott, Arizona Territory, for assault with a deadly weapon. They were separate incidents, not a fight between them.
          - 24 days ago 20 Jul 20, 7:40pm -
        • Bodycam video of a shooting
          Not the best marksmanship, but the best jam-clearing you're likely ever to see. 11 shots before the crazed perp goes down, with the memorable last words of "ow." Sure, no one needs large magazines....
          - 28 days ago 16 Jul 20, 8:41pm -
        • A new slogan!
          Black Guns Matter!For real First Amendment fun, someone should ask fora permit to paint that on a street or something like that....
          - 29 days ago 15 Jul 20, 7:47pm -
        • John Lott's latest book
          Gun Control Myths: How politicians, the media, and botched "studies" have twisted the facts on gun control. Excellent concept for a book.
          - 31 days ago 13 Jul 20, 9:55pm -

        Gun Politics NY

        • Bills sent to Governor
          A-8078C, Permits 4-H certified shooting sports instructors to supervise and instruct persons under sixteen years of age at shooting ranges, and A-8666A, Relates to authorizing hunting big game by rifle in the County of Tompkins, have been sent to the…
          - 1 day ago 12 Aug 20, 8:48pm -
        • Newsbits
          Wednesday’s Newsbits: Jurisprudence: New York State Defeats Challenge to Gun Licensing Laws NRA: What to know about the NY AG’s attempt to take down the NRA Experts: James’ NRA lawsuit is warranted, no sign of bias NRA Cites Legal Technicality…
          - 2 days ago 12 Aug 20, 10:54am -
        • Sullivan Act survives another challenge
          The 2nd Circuit Court has rejected another challenge to the Sullivan Act brought by local libertarian activists. Here is the decision.  Share on Tumblr
          - 2 days ago 11 Aug 20, 5:21pm -
        • Gun store owner sees attempt to dissolve NRA as an opportunity
          Mike Centola of Allstar Tractical is correct in his assessment.  Share on Tumblr
          - 7 days ago 7 Aug 20, 2:00pm -
        • Newsbits
          Friday’s Newsbits: Elections: Gun rights advocate urges owners and sportsmen to vote NRA: NY Attorney General files lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association Attorney General James Refuses to Back Down in Fight Against NRA New York attorne…
          - 7 days ago 7 Aug 20, 11:30am -
        • Rochester attorney on NRA lawsuit: ‘I don’t think it’ll be over fast’
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          - 7 days ago 7 Aug 20, 11:27am -
        • James’ Press Conference On Dissolving The NRA
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          - 7 days ago 6 Aug 20, 9:55pm -

        Romeo Tango Bravo

          Rustmeister's Alehouse

          • Racism, Progressive Style
            University of Washington says black students should be graded differentlyThey say "they are too “busy fighting for [their] rights to sit down and study”.". but half the people in the photo are not black.So, looks to me like these "progressive…
            - 48 days ago 26 Jun 20, 11:20pm -
          • Little Help!
            Anyone good with Blogger?How do I get "Continue Reading" removed from the bottom of my posts?I've checked the HTML, and it's not there.
            - 48 days ago 26 Jun 20, 6:21pm -
          • COVID Cases are Going Up!
            Anyone think that's because more tests are being done?
            - 48 days ago 26 Jun 20, 4:38pm -
          • We React Accordingly
            They are at it again.A few seconds of video, a picture, and bam! We are outraged!On cue, we react accordingly.The black community reacts accordingly because this is the *only* time themedia pays any attention to them. Dozens of beautiful m…
            - 48 days ago 26 Jun 20, 4:17pm -
          • Modern Solutions
            FBI Catches Arsonist
            - 57 days ago 18 Jun 20, 1:36am -
          • It's still here
            Well, what do you know. Facebook sucks, and no other platform catches my eye.So, I guess I'll start ranting here again..
            - 57 days ago 18 Jun 20, 12:01am -
          • Facebook Page
            So, will Facebook revive the Alehouse?I'm not sure, but it sure is easier to use than this old thing.Putting it here.
            - 4 Dec 15, 11:49pm -
          • CMP Update - Slim Pickin'
            via emailLIMITED INVENTORY AT CMP STORES(March 2013):RIFLES: The CMP currently has over 12,000 unfilled orders for rifles, ammo and other items. We also still have thousands of M1 Garands. These rifles all require inspection and repair and gr…
            - 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 manufactu…
            - 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 -

          Semi Automatic Heart

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

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

            Here we go again, War without end!...(S9)http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/12/15/house-democrats-introduce-bill-ban-manufacture-assault-weapons/E-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at http://semiautomaticheart.blogspot.com/
            - 18 Dec 15, 4:28am -
          • AR-15: Phony outrage over ad with armed Santa (Video)

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

            Local news story from Chico, California; riding the wave of media fueled obsession over semi-auto Armalite pattern rifles - (S9)http://www.krcrtv.com/news/local/santa-holds-ar15-on-chico-gun-range-signs/36906266E-Mail recipients should redirect to fu…
            - 11 Dec 15, 10:23pm -
          • Majority of Americans OPPOSES ban on (so-called) "Assault Weapons"

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

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

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

            Of all places, Savannah is the last I would expect the public would be nervous about the Police deploying semi-automatic long guns (they have some low-down dirty criminals down there, they need em')...So...Go fig'...(S9)http://savannahnow.com/crime/2…
            - 24 Nov 15, 7:26am -
          • California Tyranny: Bloomberg Buck$ and Political hunger for Newsom to go with anti-gun B.S. ...

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

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

            Apologia Bar Sinister...

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

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

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

            This is how AK-47's get to Paris

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

            Cruz gets it right yet again.....

            Nail on the head...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=noy5f-y0uhY&feature=youtu.beE-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at http://semiautomaticheart.blogspot.com/
            - 13 Nov 15, 8:08pm -
          • Full-Auto Pushback (USA)

            Full-Auto Pushback (USA)

            http://www.gunowners.org/machine-guns.htmE-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at http://semiautomaticheart.blogspot.com/
            - 13 Nov 15, 7:53pm -

          The Bluff

          The Defensive Handgun Blog

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

          The Swiss Gun Blog

          • Wofür das Gewehr steht
            Image : Ernst Hodel
            - 3 Jul 17, 8:15pm -
          • Armatissimi e liberissimi

            - 30 Jun 17, 12:27pm -
          • Finger weg vom Schweizer Waffenrecht!
            The Swiss Gun Blog ist ein stolzer Supporter der Aktion “Finger weg vom Schweizer Waffenrecht” von Patrick Jauch. Patrick hat in den letzten Monaten  im Alleingang (!) die Kommunikation der Schweizer Waffenbesitzer revolutioniert. Er hat den alt…
            - 27 Jun 17, 6:05am -
          • Morgarten: Toujours tricher, toujours gagner
            Diese Rede, die der damalige Verteidigungsminister Ueli Maurer vor zwei Jahren anlässlich des Jubiläumsfests „700 Jahre Schlacht am Morgarten“ vom 21. Juni 2015 beim Morgarten-Denkmal gehalten hat, ist etwas vom Feinsten, das ein Schweizer Pol…
            - 22 Jun 17, 7:00am -
          • Re-boot von ProTELL
            An einer denkwürdigen ausserordentlichen GV haben die Mitglieder von proTELL am 17. Juni im Albisgüetli Zürich einen neuen Vorstand bestellt. Damit ist gesichert, dass das Anliegen eines liberalen Waffenrechts wirksam und mit frischem Elan gegen d…
            - 20 Jun 17, 6:39am -
          • Wahlempfehlung
            Am 18. Oktober 2015 finden in der Schweiz die Wahlen in das Schweizer Parlament statt. Die Haltung eines Politikers zur Waffenfrage ist zugleich Ausdruck seiner Haltung zur persönlichen Freiheit des Bürgers. Aufgrund von Smartvote.ch liess sich er…
            - 21 Sep 15, 8:26pm -
          • Pick up a rifle…
            “Pick up a rifle and you change instantly from a subject to a citizen” – Col. Jeff Cooper, The Art of the Rifle, chap. 1 (Image taken from the poster of the 1939 shooting tournament in Lucerne)
            - 8 Apr 15, 7:59pm -
          • The Right to Keep and Bear Arms.
            Le droit de posséder et de porter des armes découle du droit naturel, tout comme le droit de propriété, la liberté expression, le droit à l’autodétermination sexuelle, etc. La constitution ne crée pas de tels droits, elle ne peut que les…
            - 5 Apr 15, 10:17am -
          • Say No to Gun Registration
            L’enregistrement des armes vient avant leur confiscation. Non au désarmement des citoyens. Zwangsregistrierung von Waffen ist der letzte notwendige Schritt vor der Konfiskation. Nein zur Entwaffnung der Bürger.    
            - 4 Apr 15, 5:02pm -
          • Opération Vercingétorix: Il faut désarmer le citoyen
              Dans le canton de Vaud, les citoyens les contribuables peuvent rendre leurs armes à César à la police. Opération Vercingétorix: collecte d’armes prolongée en 2015 Après deux ans, le bilan satisfaisant de l’opération Vercingétorix enco…
            - 1 Apr 15, 5:09pm -

          The War on Guns

          • newDaily Defense
            I'll be joining Armed American Radio host Mark Walters again this afternoon at 4 Eastern to talk about a win in Hawaii, a growing concern the selection of Kamala Harris means for gun owners, and whatever else arises. You can find a station near you o…
            - 8 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 7:14pm -
          • newThat's What It's All About!
            “Last night was not about a cause. That was about violence. That was about paralysis. People want to paralyze the city of Richmond.” [More]What exactly does this useful idiot think "the cause" really is?[Via Mack H]
            - 8 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 6:48pm -
          • newFor Hate's Sake
            Alas, the millennialists and their mob do not need specific grievances against specific targets. The civilization itself is the only real target; its existence and the mob’s lack of complete mastery over it are the only grievances that really matte…
            - 9 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 6:20pm -
          • newSpeaking or Reparations...
             Will Kamala have to pay them, too? [More]Glad to see D'Souzsa address the obligatory Snopes deflection...
            - 9 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 6:02pm -
          • newOn This We Can Agree
             “What do we know about 18 to 24 year olds? They are really stupid... they make really bad decisions.” - Kamala Harris pic.twitter.com/13avykA4VN— Ryan James Girdusky (@RyanGirdusky) August 12, 2020 Think we should tell him...?
            - 9 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 5:35pm -
          • newHey, Who's In Charge Here?
             State Dept. ‘Guts’ Donald Trump’s Curbs on Fortune 500’s Visa Workers [More]How? If my boss told me to do something and I did the exact opposite, I'd expect him to fire me and get somebody in who would do the job.The other thing I'm not get…
            - 10 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 5:09pm -
          • newTrading Places
             Reverse the races and this is the only thing anyone talks about for a month [More]"Talks about"?  Hell, reverse the races and let more non-stop burning and looting begin.Funny, how criteria for newsworthiness is whether or not it advances the narr…
            - 10 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 4:57pm -
          • newNow That They've Fouled Their Nests...
             Probably a lot of those Upper West Side moms voted for De Blasio, because it was the trendy “progressive” thing to do at the time. Didn’t it occur to any of them to wonder what the consequences might be? [More]No, it did not, and most still d…
            - 10 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 4:42pm -
          • newThe Only Remedy
            The only remedy to racist discrimination is antiracist discrimination. The only remedy to past discrimination is present discrimination. The only remedy to present discrimination is future discrimination. [More]And the only remedy to Marxist tyranny.…
            - 10 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 4:37pm -
          • newWoker than the Average Bear
             LA Times Declares Camping Racist, Finding ‘Disparity in Access to Outdoors’ [More]More Jellystone Injustice... As with all "progressive" ideas, this one is unoriginal and is quickly being turned into a narrative talking point. [Via Michael G]
            - 10 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 4:31pm -

          Traction Control

          • newAvailable Now
            Ruger AC-556K Select-fire, 13″ barrel machine gun, cal. 556 NATO. Transferable on ATF Form 4. $14,995.00 * All NFA Rules Apply * Add $800 for Gemtech Shield Suppressor and Quick Connect Adapter (shown). * Requires separate Form 4 and Tax for Suppre…
            - 22 hours ago 13 Aug 20, 5:01am -
          • Free Bird – Lynyrd Skynyrd

            - 6 days ago 8 Aug 20, 2:33am -
          • Venice … “It’s Only For The Very Rich.”
            What do I own in Venice? (Checks notes) Hmmm. Perhaps I should visit more often. $744 million is a lot of money. The Tourist movie.
            - 10 days ago 3 Aug 20, 11:55pm -
          • It’s time to repeal the 19th Amendment
            Bookworm Room Posts: It’s time to repeal the 19th Amendment I agree.
            - 17 days ago 27 Jul 20, 11:59pm -
          • Game Over … Thank You For Playing

            - 20 days ago 24 Jul 20, 11:34pm -
          • Covid-19 Mask Options
              I choose option ‘B’.  
            - 20 days ago 24 Jul 20, 11:18pm -
          • Hard Men
            Hard men will stand up for you in hard times. And we will be persecuted for doing so.  
            - 32 days ago 13 Jul 20, 2:04am -
          • New Watch Battery Today!!

            - 36 days ago 9 Jul 20, 1:47am -
          • No Mask, Please

            - 37 days ago 7 Jul 20, 9:08pm -
          • Independence Day 2020
              Star Spangled Steel played with guns – Kicking off July 4th the right way. @blckriflecoffee pic.twitter.com/nImN96OPCE — Mat Best (@MatBest11x) July 3, 2020
            - 41 days ago 4 Jul 20, 5:00am -

          Virginia Shooting Sports Association

          • The Hill Op/ED: The Tragic Irony of the New York Lawsuit Against the NRA
             Legal analyst Jonathan Turley has a great OP/ED at The Hill that lays out the case that New York Attorney General should look in the mirror when it comes to laying out her case against the NRA because she has many of the same issues that she allege…
            - 3 days ago 10 Aug 20, 3:31pm -
          • Wall Street Journal: Voting With Their Guns
            The Wall Street Journal had a great article earlier this week titled "Voting With Their Guns" about the surge in gun sales in July, adding to the massive numbers that we have seen since the start of the Wuhan Virus and the unrest around the country a…
            - 7 days ago 7 Aug 20, 1:55pm -
          • Free Beacon: NRA Plans to Spend "Tens of Millions" in Battleground States
            NRA-ILA's Jason Ouimet did an exclusive interview with Washington Free Beacon's Stephen Gutowski and that interview Ouimet said the NRA would be spending"Tens of Millions" in this election in key battleground states.  Jason Ouimet, who runs the N…
            - 7 days ago 6 Aug 20, 3:44pm -
          • Democratic Party Platform All Out Assault on Second Amendment
            While it is only two paragraphs, the Democratic Party Presidential Platform is an all out assault on our right to keep and bear arms.  Here is what it says: A number of folks in the 2A community laid out what this means to our rights.  First let's…
            - 8 days ago 5 Aug 20, 4:45pm -
          • WAMU: Research Mixed on "Universal" Background Checks
            Public Broadcasting radio station WAMU had this report in late June titled "Do Universal Background Checks Prevent Gun Violence?"  According to gun writer Dave Workman, it is probably not a report that the gun ban lobby wants to hear. From WAMU: The…
            - 38 days ago 7 Jul 20, 2:44pm -
          • Richmond Times Dispatch: June Gun Sales Top 81,000 in Virginia
            You can find the story here.  FFLs interviewed for the story confirm reports by the National Shooting Sports Foundation that the record breaking sales in Virginia and nationwide are being made by folks from all walks of life (race, sex, creed, etc),…
            - 38 days ago 6 Jul 20, 5:50pm -
          • Some Great 2A News Resources
            If you would like some great resources for up-to-date Second Amendment News, here is a list of some of the VSSA Legislative Director's live Daily and Weekly sources:Weekly SourcesTom Gresham's Gun Talk Radio Show - Sundays 2PM-5PM EasternMark Walter'…
            - 41 days ago 3 Jul 20, 4:55pm -
          • General Assembly August Special Session and Gun Control
            In Monday's VSSA eBullet Member Newsletter, we mentioned that Governor Northam believes the new gun control laws signed into law are a good start and wants more.  Since that email was sent to members there has been a lot of chatter online that the G…
            - 41 days ago 3 Jul 20, 3:45pm -
          • New Gun Control Laws Take Effect Today
            Today, the gun control bills passed by this year's General Assembly and signed by Governor Northam take effect. These bills are: HB 2/SB 70 Criminalizes private sale of firearms - All sales of firearms, including private sales must now undergo a bac…
            - 44 days ago 1 Jul 20, 1:11pm -
          • The Federalist: SCOTUS Gun Case Denials Signal Conservative Justices Don’t Trust Roberts With The Second Amendment
            Larry Keene, Senior Vice President and General Counsel for the National Shooting Sports Foundation has a piece at The Federalist, that digs deeper into Monday's SCOTUS denial of cert to almost a dozen Second Amendment related cases. Keene says it ap…
            - 58 days ago 17 Jun 20, 2:14pm -

          Yankee Gun Nuts

            The State of Guns

            • Different methods for Sharpening Your Hunting Knife

              Different methods for Sharpening Your Hunting Knife

              How many of you believe that a sharp hunting knife is more harmful than the dull one? Well, it is high time to realize that a dull knife is a way more dangerous. When you know that the knife is dull, it means you are going to apply more pressure oper…
              - 70 days ago 5 Jun 20, 12:38pm -
            • Review: Weihrauch HW100 S – PCP Air Rifle

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