Chiappa Rhino Post of the Day: Shoot!

That would be Ron Norton, President of Chiappa Firearms. demonstrating the Rhino for our dining and dancing pleasure. “The ammo used was the hottest that I could find,” Ron tells TTAG. “125 grain JHP Classic Federal, 1450 fps. I shot the group in under 1.5 seconds at 21 ft. The grouping was 2″. Please note […]

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 […]

Trigger Comparo: Ruger SR9c, Springfield XD(m), Glock 30

So I was schmoozing with Wayne down at the American Firearms School this evening. When I opined that the Ruger SR9c’s trigger felt totally different from the go-pedal on Ye Olde full-size Ruger 9mm, he fished-out the rental SR9 from AFS’s ballistic trolley. Yup. Ruger’s boffins have given the SR9’s trigger a desquidgyectomy. We decided to […]

“The final straw came when Hansen says Miranda pulled a shotgun on her after she refused to have sex with him”

Jersey Shore. Snooki. New boyfriend Jeff Miranda. monstersandcritics.com: “The protection order was reportedly filed by Rebecca Hansen [against Miranda] in April 2009, in Ocean County, New Jersey. Legal documents state that the couple dated for six months . . . he soon turned violent and ‘threatened to burn plaintiff’s house down while she slept, threatened to […]