Published on November 21, 2019 | By
Here are two images that might make you sick. I’ve already written a few articles about the WW1-era M1911 I inherited when my Dad passed away earlier this year, and discovering how viable a defensive firearm it still is, despite being over a century old. Did I tell you how much it cost my Granddad
For the Children™
Published on July 28, 2019 | By
One of my observations in nearly 20 years of the Great American Gun Debate is how the gun control side seems to value feelz over facts. Given the fact that humanity is hard-wired to protect and nurture children (even those that aren’t our own), that emotional button is an easy one for advertisers and politicians
Gun Culture, Higher Academia, and Intellectual Honesty
Published on May 30, 2019 | By
In grad school, I read Rolf Hochhuth’s Der Stellvertreter, which was a dramatic play about what the churches did and did not do during the Holocaust. English translations render the title as “The Deputy,” but the word itself is more closely related to “Vicar,” as in someone who represents another. The title itself asked the
Don’t Shoot The Messenger – Part 2
Published on May 9, 2019 | By
Just like Chinese water torture, I think we are in for a series of NRA articles from The New Yorker detailing self-dealing, lavish spending, accounting irregularities, nepotism, and sweetheart deals at the National Rifle Association.
Red States are going to church… Blue States are going to Hell?
Published on April 17, 2019 | By
Going to church does not necessarily mean that you are going to heaven. But according to multiple studies, it may mean that you are more likely to vote Republican.
Remington Will Appeal Connecticut Loss To SCOTUS
Published on April 10, 2019 | By
The Connecticut Supreme Court ruled on March 14th that the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act did not protect Remington and its fellow defendants in a case brought by families of some of the Newtown murder victims. The split decision allowed the case to go back to the trial court level for adjudication. Given the
Massad Ayoob The Man, The Myth, The Legend!
Published on April 9, 2019 | By
What can I say? He’s been the self defense go to guru since the 1970’s. He’s been influential on instructors, police officer, and authors since he started. He started the Lethal Force Institute in New Hampshire. LFI turned into Massad Ayoob Group and the MAG 20 and MAG 40 courses. Mas has author two dozen
No more kneeling: NFL to punish athletes who disrespect the flag
Published on May 23, 2018 | By
The NFL announced a policy on Wednesday that would punish teams and league workers who do not “stand and show respect for the flag and the Anthem.”