Opinion

AN ALS Challenge Variation That Can Get You Killed [VIDEO]

AN ALS Challenge Variation That Can Get You Killed [VIDEO]

By now I’m sure that almost everyone with an internet connection has heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, in which people are dumping buckets of ice water over themselves and donating money to support […]

True Justice and Self-Defense

True Justice and Self-Defense

Like most people, I find stories about law-abiding gun owners who vanquish low-life criminals to be riveting. What red-blooded American doesn’t enjoy genuine stories of self-reliance and self-defense? With America’s love for adventure and justice, […]

The storage building where Paige Hamm confronted a burglar.

Zimmerman 101: Move Away From the Threat

A recent justified-self-defense shooting in Goldsboro, North Carolina, will not likely attract gun grabbers’ national outrage, at least not publicly. However, normal people should juxtapose this incident with the dubious portrayal of the George Zimmerman […]

Why the “New NRA” Terrifies the Political Left

Why the “New NRA” Terrifies the Political Left

The anti-gun left and their allies in the news media rarely miss an opportunity to attack gun owners, and they’ve frenetically focused in recent months on the “New NRA.” The younger, more hip, and more […]

The Worst Self-Defense Advice You’ll Hear Today?

The Worst Self-Defense Advice You’ll Hear Today?

Theories on the best way to employ firearms in self-defense are constantly evolving. Instructors, trainers, and gun writers come at the problem from various angles and with varying levels and kinds of training and experience. […]

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How To Get Shot By A Gun Owner

The Facebook page Hypocrisy and Stupidity of Gun Control Advocates posted what appears to be a comment from an anti-gun liberal on how she thinks her peers should treat open carriers. Her suggestion is that she […]

Mary Shepard, of rural Cobden, Ill., poses in April in her kitchen with her 9mm Kel-Tec PF-9 handgun. She is noted for being the plaintiff in a winning lawsuit that compelled Illinois to pass a concealed carry law. (Chris Walker, Chicago Tribune)

Chicago, Concealed Carry, And Why Robert Heinlein Was Wrong About “Polite Society”

Concealed carry has steadily been spreading across the United States over the past 30 years. It is now accepted to one degree or another in all 50 states. The next major series of battles will […]

Willful 2nd Amendment Blindness At The New York Times

Willful 2nd Amendment Blindness At The New York Times

I consider myself an “average” gun owner. In my 43 years, I’ve owned a number of different pistols, a handful of rifles, and even a couple of shotguns. I’ve hunted both deer and doves.  The […]

Pro-Gun Policies Will Fail Because There Were No Nuclear Wars

Pro-Gun Policies Will Fail Because There Were No Nuclear Wars

Some gun control mantras make my head explode – and they don’t even use the phrase “for the children!” I’ll venture a guess they will cause you equal frustration. So go find a roll of […]

A cast of petty tyrants in polyester cried out when they were denied the right to infringe upon your sacred liberty.

Massachusetts Didn’t Learn Much From The American Revolution

British General Thomas Gage didn’t like the concept of colonists having firearms and powder without the consent of the government. Gage pushed his luck… and colonists left the bodies of his Regulars and Royal Marines […]