New From Viridian: FACT Weapon-Mounted Video Camera

“Don’t let someone’s video tell a different story.” That’s the message behind Veridian’s new FACT (Fast Access Camera Technology), a weapons-mounted video camera. Veridian’s press release and some further photos follow… VIRIDIAN® LAUNCHES REVOLUTIONARY NEW PRODUCT CATEGORY Minneapolis, MN—January 16, 2017 Viridian Weapon Technologies™ officially announced today at SHOT SHOW 2017 a revolutionary new product […]

SIG P226 Legion vs. Arex REX zero 1 Torture Test

Earlier this year I reviewed the Arex REX zero 1 S, giving it four stars. Bottom line: it’s every bit as nice as a SIG with more features at just over half the MSRP. While the REX ran flawlessly, I didn’t “torture test” the handgun nor a controlled reliability test against its name-brand compadre, the P226. […]

Defensive Gun Use of the Day: Mind the Reactionary Gap

A Sudanese refugee named Omer Ismail Ali found himself rapidly and promiscuously perforated by a police officer in Kelso, Washington recently. Ali assumed room temperature shortly after storming into a convenience store with a four-foot long stick and beating everyone in sight. His rampage didn’t last long. A police officer happened to be in the […]

Two AKs And A Broken-Down Truck: What Would MacGyver Do?

Desperate situations are kind of like Frank Zappa. Not because they vomit onstage, but because they tend to inspire all kinds of brilliant, slightly dangerous and often downright disturbing spectacles. A LiveLeak video shows two wire-stocked AKs being used in a way that even Mikhail Timofeyovich probably never imagined.

Scoop Video! FNH SCAR PDW In Action

FNH USA has been working on an experimental “personal defense weapon” version of the SCAR, and was showing it off at the NDIA symposium this week. With a little help from David Crane at Defense Review (who also doubled as cameraman for this video) I was able to fire off a couple shots. What did […]

Sunday Morning Funnies: Glock versus XD

I’m not sure this qualifies as “funny” in the conventional sense, but it definitely falls under the category of “weird” or perhaps “bizarre.” This video was created using a service called XtraNormal, which allows you to convert text to computer-generated voices along with 3D-rendered figures.  If you watch Red Eye on Fox News late nite, […]

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