Gear Review: US Optics LR-17

post image

The world of optics is a big one. You can’t throw a stone in an online store without hitting at least forty different types of scopes for your favorite blaster. They…

Quote of the Day: An Oregon Pro Gun Democrat Opens His Eyes

post image

“When I first became a member of the DPO’s Gun Owners Caucus, I bought one of our bumper stickers. The bumper sticker has a simple line on it. It says,…

Vedder Holsters Daily Digest: Munchie Peril, Banning JHP and Squirt Gun Consequences

post image

Two arrested after taking guns through Jack in the Box drive-thru in Antioch – “Two men were arrested Tuesday after police said they drove through the drive-thru of a Jack…

post image

New From Browning: Five New Black Label 1911-380s

At 85% the size of a standard 1911, Browning’s 1911-380 is aimed at that Goldilocks zone: small and light enough to conceal easily, but big and heavy enough for its…

The Ljutic Space Gun: Just Thought I’d Leave This Here

It’s a locked breach shotgun! It’s a slam fire shotgun! It’s both! Well, you’d expect something kooky for a gun made for low-G environments. Oh wait. The Ljutic Space Gun…

Venezuelan Prez Arms Friends, Not Foes: This Is What Happens to a Selectively Armed Populace

post image

“Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he will expand the number of civilians involved in armed militias,” foxnews.com reports, “providing guns to as many as 400,000 loyalists. The announcement came as…

post image

Requiring CCW for Employees: A Smart Move

In a recent defensive gun use story from Cleveland, Ohio, a man said that he had a concealed carry permit because his past employer required it. From cleveland.com: He said…

post image

The Unlikely Story of the Billinghurst-Requa Battery Gun

The Billinghurst-Requa battery gun is an unusual piece of armament that resulted from an equally unusual partnership between two men from New York: William Billinghurst, a gunsmith, and Josephus Requa,…

post image

The NRA’s Gun Safety Rules Need Improvement

When it comes to firearms training, safety rules are like the tuna nigiris at a sushi bar: something so fundamental in which perfection should be the goal, and evidence of…

Gear Review: Can Can Concealment Classic Hip Hugger Holster

post image

By Ellen Fishbein I decided that for me, handbag carry is simply not an option. Annnd…cue the wardrobe crisis. After spending months checking out different carry systems online and in stores, I stumbled…

post image

BREAKING: Three Dead in Fresno Shooting Spree

As Reuters is reporting, “A gunman opened fire in downtown Fresno, California, on Tuesday, killing three people before he was taken into custody, local media reported, citing police. The suspect, identified…

post image

Here Are the Three Guns You Should Never Ever Buy

Firearms exist for a variety of needs and use cases. Hunting? Target shooting? Long-range steel slaying? Home defense? Concealed carry? I can think of a gun(s) in my collection for…