Gun? He doesn’t include his piece in the photo, but he does carry a speed loader. I doubt he’s planning on throwing those .44 caliber freedom pills at evildoers.
In addition to the Mauro II Armellini Tobacco Pipe (modestly priced), he carries a Zippo, a Fenix flashlight and an old-school Buck knife. I met Chuck Buck one night when he came to a Guns Save Life meeting and told us the story about his company and the changes it has endured to remain competitive. Including moving out of California if I recall correctly.
DC is old school in so many ways. Not a thing wrong with that!