Protests – Day 2 of the NRA Meetings

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This afternoon, CeaseFirePA and the Pittsburgh Interfaith Impact Network (PINN) made an appearance at the gates of the 2011 NRA National Meetings. ~100 Pennsylvania citizens turned out to voice their…

NRA Convention: Ollie North on the ATF Gunwalker Scandal

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Col. Oliver North ♥ the NRA. Which is cool. And he was here again today, this time plugging his latest book. I took the chance to get 15 seconds of…

NRA Convention: Is This Pen TSA-Friendly?

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I love the concept of “tactical” just about anything (although that flashlight gun has to be an accident waiting to happen). So when manufacturers started making tactical pens, I thought…

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NRA Convention: Badges? Badges?!

Badges? Badges?! We don’ need no steekin’ BADGES! (Come on…you would have been disappointed if I didn’t.) Yep. You see a lot of weird, wild, off-beat stuff here at the…

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New from Mossberg: 223 Rem and 22lr Rifles

Mossberg is introducing two new rifles at the show this year, one is a .22lr AR style rifle and the other is a .223 Remington rifle with an interesting twist.

FNH USA comments on TTAG’s SLP test

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TTAG published the results of a stress test of the FNH SLP Mk. I in February, and since then I’ve heard a lot of complaints about the reliability of their…

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Full Text: Wayne LaPerre’s Speech to the NRA Membership

Good morning! We meet today amid swirling reports of a growing government scandal.  Most of the major media have ignored news that our federal government sanctioned the running of illegal guns…

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Smith and Wesson’s M&P .22 Pistol – Half Cocked?

Two nights ago, RF blogged the announcement of Smith and Wesson’s entry into the .22lr “clone” pistol market; the “new” M&P. One comment surfaced; why in the hell is there…

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The Taurus Raging Judge is Still Dead; Long Live the Rossi Circuit Judge

The Taurus Raging Judge was all the rage at this year’s SHOT show. Here at the NRA convention, The Powers That Be have officially declared the project dead and buried….

Daniel Defense iPad App and Training Videos

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Daniel Defense has just launched a brand new iPad app. According to the DD reps, the app lets shooters take their training video to the range and review it on…

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Taurus to Enter Pistol-Caliber Carbine Market

Taurus is bringing another contender into the US pistol caliber carbine market. The Taurus CT G2 will be available in 9mm, .40S&W, and .45 ACP. Currently jumping through the ATF’s…

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Beretta Making 3-Gun Shotgun

Ben Cook, tactical products marketing manager for Beretta, has a plan for the TX4 shotgun. He wants to take this sporting shotgun and turn it into an absolute monster for…