Gun Review: Kahr CM9

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I don’t generally care for micro pistols. I carry a Commander 1911 or larger, and I have never had the need for something smaller. Maybe it’s a confidence thing, I’m…

Gear Preview: the N8² Tactical Pro IWB Holster

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For conceal carry types, the search for the perfect holster is akin to the search for the Holy Grail. Only not as funny as the Monty Python version. Expensive too….

My Dinner with Kimber

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As the father of a recently-minted teen and a (relatively) recently-divorced OFWG, my social life is a little on the thin side. Between budgeting for school uniforms, paying bills and…

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You gotta wonder if the news media actually listens to themselves. I mean, here’s a group of yoots that form a “flash mob,” storm a department store, and make off with a bunch of merchandise. The reporter chooses to focus on the idea that responsible, honest citizens are concerned, and are exercising their Constitutional rights, and are choosing to carry concealed. And their biggest fear is that some armed individual might shoot a kid. Um…really?

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Flash Mobs Spread Panic…Among the News Media – Regarding CHL Permit Holders.

[HTML1] You gotta wonder if the news media actually listens to themselves. I mean, here’s a group of yoots that form a “flash mob,” storm a department store, and make…

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Ohio: Where Guns and Alcohol May Not Mix…But They Mingle.

They say drinking and driving don’t mix. And they’re right. They also say guns and alcohol don’t mix. Right again, as far as drinking and carrying. But there’s been a…

Wisconsin is (finally) a Conceal Carry State.

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From our friends at the NRA, comes word that the Wisconsin Legislature has (finally) passed a Conceal Carry bill, and with the Governor solidly on the side of the angels,…

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Ohio Gun Law Update Caught in the Crossfire.

  Once I received my Concealed Handgun License, I felt as if I could take care of most situations life might throw at me. Except one. As a working musician,…

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Gun Review: Kimber Pro Crimson Carry II

Life is all about balance. It’s a Zen thing. Yin. Yang. Black. White. For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Name your poison. Like in anything else…

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Think Conceal Carry Didn’t Play a Role in the Giffords Case? Think Again.

A lot has been said about the Giffords case, both here on TTAG and elsewhere. And like most emotionally-charged cases, when all is said and done, more’s been said, than…

Dear Diary: 30 Days to Conceal Carry, Day 23. Ish.

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Now over three weeks (as the crow flies) into my own little conceal carry odyssey, I’ve realized something. The whole concept of conceal carry has gotten into my head. It’s…

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Dear Diary: 30 Days to Conceal Carry, Holiday Wrapup

It’s been a weird holiday. First one without my dad around, which has affected me more deeply and profoundly than I ever would have expected. First one with my life…

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Dear Diary: 30 Days to Conceal Carry, Holiday Edition

It’s been a few days since I’ve posted anything here on TTAG. My apologies, my daughter was in town, and my 12-year-old offspring is a force of nature, and not…

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