Obscure Object of Desire: CZ P-09 Modular Handgun System Trials Pistol

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As you’re likely aware, the U.S.¬†Military is¬†holding a competition for a new pistol. It’s called the Modular Handgun System, or MHS, and the winning gun is slated to replace the…

Beretta Press Conference on M9A3, Modular Handgun System, Anniversaries, etc.

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Despite rumors to the contrary, Beretta told me that the Army/DoD absolutely is reviewing Beretta’s ECP, or Engineering Change Proposal, for the M9 service pistol. The hope is that the…

BangBang Cinema: The Hurt Locker

I see a lot of movies in a year. Hell, I probably see more movies in a month than a lot of people do in twelve. But every now and then, one that I should have caught slips past my checkpoint and executes a successful evasion. Such was the case with The Hurt Locker. You’d think a film that won six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Original Screenplay, would be immune from my critical eye and TTAG’s weapons handling critique. But you’d be wrong. I don’t care how many awards you’ve won, because there’s no naked gold man statue on my shelf. Okay, so there is, but it isn’t a Hurt Locker Oscar.

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I see a lot of movies in a year. Hell, I probably see more movies in a month than a lot of people do in twelve. But every now and…