Movie Review: The Purge: Election Year

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After viewing ‘The Purge: Election Year,’ I felt like I needed to purge. ‘Election Year’ is the third installment in Director James DeMonaco’s manic series of pseudo-political, race-based slasher movies….

Movie Review – Independence Day: Resurgence

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Director Roland Emmerich is called the Master of Disaster for good reasons. He directed “White House Down,” in which he shot up 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue like it was the Reichstag…

BREAKING: Trump Reveals List of Potential SCOTUS Nominees

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Donald J. Trump, the presumptive GOP Presidential candidate, revealed a list of 11 judges that he might nominate to succeed the late, great Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court of…

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Ralph’s Revolver Range Roundup

I wish that it had been my idea to round up five great revolvers for an extended range session, but I can’t take the credit for it. That honor belongs…

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What I Carry and Why: Ralph’s S&W 642 Airweight

[ED: In response to reader requests, this is part of a series of posts by TTAG writers revealing their choice of carry guns.] Sometimes I carry a .40 caliber M&P, and sometimes…

Movie Review: Mad Max: Fury Road

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Mad Max: Fury Road is Aussie director George Miller’s goofy, rip-roaring, full-bore, let-it-all-hang-out post-modern “reimagining” of Mad Max and Mad Max Two: The Road Warrior. Miller, 70, directed those two…

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Movie Review: American Sniper

All gun guys and most Americans, except perhaps for a few off-the-grid survivalists shivering in a dugout somewhere west of Des Moines, already know that the American Sniper is based…

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Gun Review: Smith & Wesson 460XVR 3.5″

Smith & Wesson’s 460XVR (X-treme Velocity Revolver) is a Performance Center hand cannon aimed squarely at the handgun hunting market. As if to evince the seriousness of its purpose, the…

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Movie Review: Fury

Fury is both the name of the movie and an M4 Sherman tank that’s home to a dysfunctional family of US Army soldiers. To set the stage, it’s April of…

Movie Review: The November Man

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Viewers and readers who can’t remember the Cold War will find it difficult to identify with that troubled yet exciting time. Without getting all misty-eyed with nostalgia, it must be…

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The Ferguson Shooting Case – What’s Next?

Sometimes the wheels of justice grind slowly and sometimes they race around in circles like they’re competing for the Porsche Cup. In the Ferguson case, the latter seems to be…

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Movie Review: ‘The Purge: Anarchy’ [Spoiler Alert!]

No matter how it sounds, the new Purge movie is not an infomercial for a high-fiber cleansing diet – although you may feel an urgent need to detoxify after you’ve…