Gun Hero of the Day: Mark Plaskett

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Just before dawn on Sunday morning in Fountain, Colorado, Mark Plaskett was awoken by his garage door opening. He grabbed his pistol and a flashlight and responded. Three strange cars were parked…

Gun Hero of the Day: Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin

Matthew Griswold “Matt” Bevin is the great state of Kentucky’s third-ever Republican governor. The former Army officer, businessman and Tea Party darling’s electoral victory foreshadowed Donald Trump’s; Bevin confounded the pundits…

Gun Hero of the Day: Pistol-Whipped Philly Concealed Carrier

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Self-defense is a fundamental human right. It proved critical north of Philly as pair of future brain surgeons walked into a pizza joint north of Philadelphia and pointed their guns…

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Defensive Gun Use of the Day: Oregon “Assault Weapon” DGU

On October 12, at 8 p.m., a convicted felon ambushed a couple at their campsite near Butte Falls in Oregon. The attacker, Dick Laurence Zoomer Daniels, had a history with…

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Gun Hero of the Day: Harrison NY FFL Louis Zacchio

The New York Times reports that Louis Zacchio opened a gun store named L & L Sports in the tony NYC suburb of Harrison, New York. We noted the local kerfuffle it…

Florida CCW Permit Holder Shoots Suspect, Saves Officer

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A Floridian with a concealed carry permit shot a man attacking a police officer in the Sunshine State. The officer had stopped a driver for extreme speeding. One witness said the vehicle…

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Defensive Gun Use of the Day: Old Man + Old .22 = Dead Career Criminal

Franklin Schrout, pictured above, chose to invade one too many homes in his criminal career. It happend about 1:30 a.m. on Friday in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Schrout broke into the home…

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Gun Hero of the Day: Teen Mom Reality Star Jeremy Calvert

“Teen Mom 2 fans are up in arms out after Jeremy Calvert posted a picture of his three-year-old daughter, Adalynn, with a rather large gun,” hollywoodgossip.com reports. “Well, some fans…

Gun Hero of the Day: Chico Bean

I don’t know the difference is between a “hustler” and a “thug.” But I certainly identify with comedian Chico Bean’s desire to have a firearm for self-defense in inner city Washington, D.C….

Gun Hero of the Day? Unidentified Detroit Open Carrier

We’ve said it many times: all Americans have a natural, civil and Constitutionally protected right to keep and bear arms, regardless of race, creed, color or sexual orientation. If a…

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Gun Hero of the Day: Blair Braverman

“Last summer I was targeted with online harassment after an essay of mine was published,” dogsledder and author Blair Braverman (above) writes at theguardian.com “For weeks afterward, I was afraid to be…

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Hero Who Stopped Mass Stabbing in St. Cloud, MN, is Firearms Instructor, Concealed Carry Advocate

Jason Falconer is the armed citizen who stopped the mass stabbing in the Crossroads Center Mall in St. Cloud, Minnesota, on Saturday. Falconer is a competitive shooter, firearms instructor and…

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