Post Tagged with: "Handguns"

BREAKING: No More Colt 1911s In California?

BREAKING: No More Colt 1911s In California?

According to industry sources, firearms dealers in California are being told by Colt that many of their pistols are going to fall off the roster of “approved” handguns for sale in the state within the […]

Pistol Optics With Yeti

Pistol Optics With Yeti

Like many shooters, I’m sold on the idea of using a 1x dot sights on a carbine, and I’m coming around to the idea of using them on a fighting shotgun. I’m still a bit […]

NC Man Arrested After Assuming Constitution Applied In New York

NC Man Arrested After Assuming Constitution Applied In New York

At least, that’s what the headline should read for this sad story of a man who dared leave the Free States: A North Carolina man was arrested in New York after he was pulled over […]

What’s A Guy (Or Girl) To Do For Number Two?

What’s A Guy (Or Girl) To Do For Number Two?

You’re a legally-armed American exercising your God-given right to effective self-defense. You continually train, take proper care of your gear and maintain good situational awareness at all times. You are squared-away and ready for any […]

Massive Taurus Safety Settlement Could Include 100,000 Pistols

Massive Taurus Safety Settlement Could Include 100,000 Pistols

Though it seems to largely be flying under the radar, a $39 million class action settlement by Taurus Firearms could impact up to 100,000 handguns with alleged safety design issues: Brazil-based handgun maker Forjas Taurus SA […]

Supporters Of More Government Power Push For Gun Control

Supporters Of More Government Power Push For Gun Control

The ever hysterical inside-the-Beltway Washington Post editorialist E.J. Dionne whined shrilly last week about his imagined right to live in a society “free from guns.” Dionne would first set his sights on outlawing handguns, by […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Cartridge Choice, Part 2

A Gun Ownership Primer: Cartridge Choice, Part 2

WHICH CARTRIDGE (handgun) SHOULD I CHOOSE? A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? Part 1  A […]

Click, Click, BANG: Understanding Why Darren Wilson’s Pistol Did Not Fire

Click, Click, BANG: Understanding Why Darren Wilson’s Pistol Did Not Fire

Some people don’t understand the testimony given by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson when he described the fight over control of his Sig P229 pistol with strong-arm robbery suspect Michael Brown. In that testimony, Wilson […]

Gunfighter School

Gunfighter School

[This is an article from my monthly Bearing Arms column in Townhall Magazine] I thought I was a decent shot with a pistol. That was before I spent a week at the world famous Gunsite […]

Carrying one handgun accessible to each hand greatly enhances your ability to end the fight if one hand or arm gets injured. Guns, gun hands and gun-side arms and shoulders often get shot in real gunfights.

Are You Prepared to Fight Through An Injury?

At a recent meeting, another attendee commented to me that she is currently unable to shoot due to an injury to her dominant-side right arm. (I specifically avoid the terms “strong side” and “weak side” […]