Gear Review: Bravo Concealment RTT Holster

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It was about two weeks before the 2015 Texas Firearms Festival when I made my final decision which gun I would be carrying all weekend. Last year I had rolled with…

Gun Review: Special Interest Arms Novem 9mm Bolt Action Rifle

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A couple years ago during the post-Newtown panic you couldn’t find a single round of 5.56 NATO ammo to save your life. Rimfire was just as scarce. But the one thing…

BREAKING: University of Chicago Cancels Classes Due to Threat of Mass Shooting

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Someone online posted a message saying that they were going to shoot up the quad at the University of Chicago at 10 AM on Monday morning. Dozens of these kinds…

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UPDATE: 3 Killed, Attacker in Custody in Planned Parenthood Shooting

Reports are coming in that the attacker in this afternoon’s attack near a Planned parenthood facility has been apprehended following a standoff with police. Three people were killed in the…

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First Tactical Launches Outerwear Line, 50% Off Bestsellers Thru Monday

First Tactical is a “new” tactical clothing company that is making some really neat stuff. We’ve got T&E samples with just about every TTAG writer right now and hope to…

D.C. Mayor Refuses to Allow People to Defend Themselves Because “I Don’t Like Guns”

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A few days ago Cathy Lanier, the police chief of Washington, D.C., admitted that the police would not arrive in time to save lives in the event of a “Paris-style…

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BREAKING: Obama Signs Law Allowing Public Sale of Surplus U.S. Army 1911s

The Civilian Marksmanship Program is a program through which the U.S. Government has been selling off their stock of aging firearms to the American public in an effort to promote the…

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US Govt Sues EOTech Maker for Fraud, Suit Settled by End of Day

There was apparently a bit of a dust-up yesterday involving L-3 – -manufacturer of the EOTech holographic weapon sight system and the U.S. Government. The Feds had been investigating some problems…

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Fallout 4 Tip: Don’t Over-Scope Your Gun

Over the last few weeks I’ve been playing a lot of Fallout 4. Like, a lot. An unhealthy amount, even. Despite the random crashes and glitches (seriously, how do you…

Purdue Study: Arming Victims Would Save Lives in Terrorist Attacks

The question that arises every time there’s a terrorist attack or mass shooting is one of how to stop it from happening again or minimize the casualties. The common response from gun control activists and the media is always to ban guns and further restrict the rights of law abiding citizens, relying purely on a emotional response and lacking any scientific evidence. One study out of Purdue University is seeking to put some actual science behind the question of whether concealed carry or any armed defense would reduce the impact of a terrorist attack like the one in Paris. Their results: yes, guns would save lives.

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The question that arises every time there’s a terrorist attack or mass shooting is one of how to stop it from happening again or minimize the casualties. The common response…

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Why Using the Terrorist Watchlist to Restrict Gun Sales is a Terrible and Dangerous Idea

There has been a lot of chatter in the last couple days about individuals on the “Terrorist Screening Database” (or simply “Terrorist Watchlist”) being able to purchase firearms in the…

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Armed Drug Traffickers May Have Returned Fire in Paris Terrorist Attacks

The common refrain from gun loving people here in the United States following the terrorist attacks in Paris is that more good guys with guns on the scene would have…