What’s So Special About .38 Special?

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David Tong writes [via ammoland.com] The “thirty-eight-special,” was a simple lengthening of the .38 Long Colt round that had proved so inadequate against the Moro warriors of the Philippines during…

Kimber Gun Rights Bulletin: Grassroots Activism – Do You Participate?

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Promoting freedom is a uniquely American quality. Millions of Americans promote freedom everyday. They do this through participation at some level in grassroots activism to protect and defend our Second…

Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: An Outlook General Mattis Would Approve Of

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“I’m here because I believe in a system of love and karma, but to counter-balance that, in case it fails, I’m buying an AK-47.” – Justin Kerson (not pictured above)…

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Daily Digest: A Social Media Suit, Exploding Package Deterrence, and Liberals Arm Up

Facebook, Twitter, Google sued by Orlando shooting victims’ families – “Facebook, Google and Twitter are being sued by the families of three victims slain in the mass shooting at an…

Update on Monday’s Terrorist Attacks in Germany and Turkey

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As TTAG reported yesterday, there were three incidents across the Atlantic that appear to have been connected to or inspired by Islamic State fanatics. In Berlin, Germany, the death toll…

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PROOF Research Adds Semi-Auto Barrels

The folks at PROOF Research have a good thing going. Their barrels are some of the most accurate you can get for everything from a Ruger 10/22 to a Remington…

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Three Must-Haves for Concealed Carry: Guns for Beginners

When it comes to entering the world of concealed carry, it’s easy to get lost in the weeds. You have to choose the type and brand of handgun, the size of the…

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Antis Protest FedEx Discount to NRA Members

Wait. FedEx has a discount for NRA members? Who knew? A call to FedEx’s 800 number connected me to an agent who’d never heard of such a thing. From there…

Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Blake Bullen

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What does an analytical comp sci student who also moonlights as a gun salesman carry? A GLOCK 43, of course. See what else Blake totes when he isn’t on campus…

Sen. Blumenthal Calls for a Trump ‘Nixon to China’ Moment on Guns

Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal takes a back seat to no one in his assiduous opposition to civilian firearms ownership rights. Now, as he looks ahead into the abyss of two…

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Question of the Day: Are Single-Stack Handguns the Best Choice for Concealed Carry?

Over at ammoland.com, Colonel Ben Findley names the 6 Best Compact Concealed Carry Pistols in 9mm. They are the Smith & Wesson M&P 9C, Ruger SR9C, FNS 9C, Springfield EMP 4.04, SIG SAUER 320c and the GLOCK 19….

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