Smith & Wesson 500 Beats AK-47 — IN OUTER SPACE! Just Thought I’d Leave This Here

What business does Business Insider have pitting an AK-47 against a Smith & Wesson .50 cal in outer space? That would be like TTAG comparing the effects of Adam Smith and Karl Marx in outer…

Bloomington, Illinois Burglar Shot After Struggle With Resident: Defensive Gun Use of the Day

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When a burglar advances on a drawn gun, it’s never a good sign for the homeowner. Or the homeowner’s daughter, if she’s the one holding the gun. But that’s what happened…

Westerly, Rhode Island Upholds Concealed Carry in Schools – But Only Just

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“As a parent of a Westerly school child, are you aware that although guns are not allowed in Rhode Island schools, there is an exception in our state law?” Nina…

New York Times’ Francis X. Clines vs. NRA’s Dana Loesch: It’s on!

The video above is NRA Commentator Dana Loesch’s second video attacking The New York Times, in no uncertain terms. (Click here to watch her opening salvo.) Like most NRA TV videos, Loesch’s lashing…

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Understanding the Biomechanics of the Pistol Grip

The thumbs forward grip is considered the modern day standard for handgun shooting. This grip is extremely important in developing good shooting habits.  Although many people use it, many people…

New From Bergara: Hunting & Match Rifle and Bergara Match Precision Rifle

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  This weekend at the NRA Annual Meetings, Bergara will be showing off two new rifles and giving away a B14 of some flavor. New to the brand are the…

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Washington State NICS Denial Bill Heads to Governor

From the NSSF Government Relations desk, we learn of a bill in Washington State that has passed the Senate (unanimously) and the House and is on the way to Governor…

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New From CMMG: MkG45 GUARD

2016 may have been “the year of the pistol-caliber carbine,” though we don’t foresee 2017 slowing down on this trend. CMMG, which has a long history of making 9mm AR-15…

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Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Ben

Ben says, “This is my go to carry for working in and around Nashville.” We’d guess a G19 and a Benchmade blade are the choices of lots of Music City…

What the ATF Told Me About the SB Tactical Pistol Brace: Ryan Cleckner

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Ryan Cleckner of rocketffl.com writes: During an industry meeting with the ATF at SHOT Show 2015, I argued with the ATF over their absurd determination that shouldering the an AR pistol…

CapArms Question of the Day: What Do LGBTQ Co-Workers, Friends or Family Think of Your Gun Thing? [Video NSFW]

When I lived in Atlanta, my next door neighbor was a gay gun guy. I mean a gay guy who liked guns. Because even though guns are phallic they’re gender neutral….

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New From Hogue: Ruger Mark IV G10 Grips and Aqua Blue Grips

I happen to love me some Hogue G10 grips, as seen in the review here. While TTAG hasn’t yet reviewed the new Ruger Mark IV series — something we’re looking…