Is Supreme Court Nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch Good or Bad for Gun Rights?

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Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court caused a minor kerfuffle among Second Amendment advocates. Judge Gorsuch’s philosophy of textual originalism and strict adherence to precedent prompted comparisons between the…

Top Three Guns You Need to Own Before You Die

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News flash: you’re going to die. It’s only a matter of time. While some gun guys dream of dying in a pile of hot brass cursing ISIS jihadis or gang bangers,…

Grand Power K22: SHOT Show 2017

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Speaking of underrated guns, Slovakia’s Grand Power — at least in the U.S. of A. — is one seriously underrated brand. Don’t fret if you aren’t familiar; TTAG will be…

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BREAKING: Fourth Circuit Upholds Maryland Rifle, Magazine Ban

A divided Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has just upheld the Maryland law banning certain rifles and magazines, in the matter of Kolbe v. Hogan. The case centered on the Maryland Firearm Safety…

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Top 3 Most Underrated Sub-Compact 9mm Carry Pistols

GLOCK 43, Springfield XD-S, Smith & Wesson M&P9 SHIELD. If you like those 9mm sub-compact guns, buy those 9mm sub-compact guns! Tens of thousands of satisfied consumers do. But they’re hardly…

Portable AR Augmented Reality Gaming Gun (Smartphone Holder). What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

“AR-Gun: Augmented Reality makes the whole world become your aircraft-defense battlefield,” tomtop.com proclaims. “AR-Gun is a combination of AR Technology and Electronic Technology, a DIY extensible toy Gun, cooperate with…

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Course Review: Rick’s Firearm Academy Michigan CPL Class

The rain was coming down in buckets that Saturday afternoon. A good thing, given that all of southeast Michigan was in a drought at the time. Still, it curtailed most…

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Top Three Reasons Not to Carry a Revolver

I occasionally carry a Smith & Wesson 686 revolver (not shown) loaded with 135 gr. Hornady Critical Duty .357 Magnum cartridges. The Smith’s a heavy old thing that delivers a significant…

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CMC Triggers GLOCK Trigger: SHOT Show 2017

CMC Triggers has been selling very nice, drop-in AR-15 triggers for many years. Just last year they branched out into AK-47 triggers and, in what was certainly a surprise to me,…

Top Three Reasons Not To Buy A GLOCK

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By all means, buy a GLOCK. They’re simple reliable handguns, available in a smörgåsbord of size and caliber combinations, suitable for any shooter’s needs. There are more GLOCK-compatible holsters for…

Animated Negligent Discharge: Just Thought I’d Leave This Here

“Upon passing a school in heaven, graduating angels are sent down to Earth, where they must learn about humans and guide them towards the correct path in order to become…

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Polymer 80’s 80% Pistol Lowers: SHOT Show 2017

Polymer 80 specializes in 80% receivers made from, you guessed it, polymer. Since they’re a maximum of 80% completed, they aren’t considered a firearm by the Powers That Be; these paperweights…