Dick’s, Field & Stream Store Traffic Slumps

Dick’s Sporting Goods and their subsidiary Field & Stream stores look like ghost towns these days in America’s heartland. After reading stories about gun companies ending sales to Dick’s, and the company’s hiring of gun control lobbyists in Washington, I decided to visit the Champaign, Illinois Dick’s and Field & Stream locations. Yes, it’s anecdotal, […]

The Revenge of the Lead-Free Bullet

When the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and a few of its tree-hugging pals submitted a petition to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) calling for a ban on lead ammunition, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the feds were about to go house-to-house seizing the stuff. Once again, the pro-gun guys played Chicken Little. The […]

I’m Hunting With HIM

Or at least I’d like to be. From Happy Myles’ comment under an article on scope from “We Don’t Review Rifles That Suck” Gun Guys at Field & Stream: It is more important to have an uncomplicated reticle for close work than a complicated one for long range work. Sixty five plus years of serious […]