Wisconsin Hits on Economic Stimulus Gold Mine

It’s looking more and more like the legalization of concealed carry in Wisconsin on  November 1 wasn’t just a good thing for personal defense. And second amendment rights.  It was also a boon to the local economy. The added traffic and sales at a recent gun show in Green Bay revealed just how much pent […]

Gun Review: H&K P30 9mm [Updated 2018]

H&K P30 Gun Review In a world of compromise, some don’t. Thus reads the unofficial tag line of Heckler & Koch, whose products I can only dream of owning…not just because they’re expensive, but because they won’t sell me the really neat stuff they make. Since 1949, the good folks from Oberndorf have been supplying […]

Sydney Shows Disarmament’s Dark Downside

Welcome to Australian gun politics, courtesy the hive mind at wikipedia: “Self-defense is not accepted as a reason for issuing a [gun] licence, even though it may be legal under certain circumstances to use a legally held firearm for self-defense.” The chances of having a legal gun around the place with which to defend yourself? […]

Self Defense Tip: Understanding the Human Traffic Light

  This series offer advice of how you should think before, during and after a defensive gun use. How to create mental patterns that determine the neurological pathways between recommended actions and actual behavior. Today I’m going to try to bridge the gap between defensive thought and defensive action with defensive execution. That’s because the most finely […]

Question of the Day: Is President Obama Anti-Gun?

Ever since Al Gore’s presidential aspirations fell afoul of Bill Clinton’s Assault Weapons Ban, gun control has become the third rail in Democratic politics. Sure, Mayor Bloomberg and his mostly Democratic Mayors Against Illegal Guns are out there, somewhere. But even these blue state ballistic blagards have been reduced to pusillanimous prevarication. On the federal […]

Heizer DoubleTap Hands-On

While waiting in line to pony up for my range time recently, a pleasant man in spectacles and his son struck up a conversation with Matt, the owner of Sovereign Arms. Sovereign Arms is the scruffy shooting range at the intersection of 141 and 21 in Fenton outside St. Louis. I frequent their establishment for […]