Accident or Negligent: There is a Difference

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    Thanks to the agenda-driven news media, almost every television and digital outlet in America was fed the story of a negligent discharge that shut down a gun show…

Setting the Record Straight: the Enemy is the Enemy

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Incredibly, there are still people in the outdoor and shooting sports community who are attempting to remain apolitical. They shy away from definitive terms like liberal or conservative. These folks…

A Memo to Those Who Should Know Better

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I don’t know about you, but I for one am sick to my stomach of having to repeat the same facts and statistics over and over again. For years, decades…

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Gun Control Doesn’t Mean What They Want You to Think It Means

For as long as I’ve been alive the social elitist has been floating the term “Gun Control.” The first serious or official use of the term in the U.S. came…

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Of Recreants, Apologists and Fair-Weather Friends

  Thomas Paine once wrote that “These are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of…

Welcome to the Freak Show: How Hollywood Views the Gun Culture

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For outdoorsmen, gun owners and shooters the last few years of TV have been rather gratifying. Television shows such as Top Shot, Sons of Guns, American Guns, etc. all aired…

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The Failed Strategy of Defense

Never throw the first punch and Fire only if fired upon are two pieces of pseudo-tactical advice thrown out so often that people now merely parrot the phrases without ever…

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Question of the Day: Are Gun Owners an Oppressed Minority?

Far too many Americans take pleasure in assuming the status of “oppressed” or “discriminated.” We’ve all seen the bumper-stickers advising us to “Fight Prejudice” or “End Discrimination Now.” When do…

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Question of the Day: What Firearm Would You Make for Tsuyoshi Ozawa?

From petapixel.com: “Vegetable Weapons is a photo project by Japanese photographer Tsuyoshi Ozawa. Since 2001, Ozawa has been traveling to various countries around the world, photographing young women holding make-believe…

More Anti-Gun Prejudice: EzineArticles Bans Gun Pieces

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For about twenty years now I’ve been writing about guns professionally, that is, someone has paid me to do it. I’ve written on all manner of firearms from inline muzzle-loaders…

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Ballistic Problem Solving: Think, Then Shoot

We all have to start somewhere. Everyone is a beginner once. Think back to the days of your learner’s permit” and Driver’s Education classes. When we first learn to drive,…

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Useless Horror and the Slow-Learner Syndrome

It’s happened again, another lone nut-job has murdered innocent citizens. No I’m not going to add to the infamy of this piece of human debris that is for some inexplicable…