AK Girl Downs a Grizzly During the Day, Attends Prom That Night

By John McAdams via wideopenspaces.com Last Saturday was prom night for the students at Kotzebue Middle High School in Alaska. However, it was also an opportunity for 15-year-old Cassidy Kramer to bag her first grizzly bear. Cassidy headed out on her grizzly bear hunt along the Noatak River Saturday morning with her father and brother. It didn’t take them long […]

Veteran-Owned F-Plan Tactical Promotes Firearm Safety and Preparedness

By Brandon via concealednation.org A group of Odessa, Texas veterans and gun owners have decided to do their part by offering courses to teach others about firearm safety, and how to protect themselves in the event of a home invasion. They currently offer courses such as Basic Handgun, Advanced Handgun, Basic Rifle (tactical), Advanced Tactical Rifle, Precision Rifle, and […]

Boston Cop Lasers Videographer

Context. copblock.org doesn’t have any. (They say they’re reaching out to the person who emailed the video.) But it looks like the police officer brandishing the GLOCK – albeit with the kind of grip my GF uses for uncooked seafood – lasers the videographer with the weapon. As for the cops’ invitation to the cameraman for a […]

Quote of the Day: Crime and Punishment Edition

“(P)olitical squeamishness about defining responsible gun ownership drives our failure to hold negligent gun owners accountable. It leads to statutes that protect recklessness among manufacturers and sellers, enables legislation that encourages gun proliferation, and shackles a legal system that ends up seeming more concerned about running afoul of the firearms lobby and its adherents than in protecting the […]

More on the Friedman vs. Highland Park Decision

By Ripcord Yesterday the 7th Circuit Court of appeals issued a decision in the case of Friedman vs. Highland Park, a challenge to a local semi-auto ban that was enacted after Illinois passed it’s concealed carry law. The panel consisted of Chief Justice Easterbrook, Justice Williams (upholding the ban) and Judge Manion dissenting. As you read the […]

MAC Tours Beretta

Who doesn’t love a good factory tour video? OK, maybe you don’t, but even if they’re not your cup of tea, the Military Arms Channel gets an up close and personal look not only at Accokeek’s finest turning out M9s and ARX-100s, but also one of the first products of Beretta Defense Technologies, an ambitious […]

Book Review: ‘Doc’ by Mary Doria Russell

By Rhonda Little Girls don’t usually write about the wild west. Mary Doria Russell took on the task and succeeded marvelously with Doc which tells the story of Holliday’s childhood and time in Dodge, where his friendship with the Earp brothers began. The book is well-researched, well-written, and the perfect tome to read while you’re waiting […]