Happy Thanksgiving From TTAG

Whether you got your bird with a well-placed load of No. 5 shot from 15 yards or from the freezer case at your local store, have a happy and a healthy Thanksgiving. TTAG will be on a reduced posting schedule this long holiday weekend as we spend more time than usual in meatspace with friends […]

Who Has the Best Black Friday Gun and Gear Deals This Year?

It seems no one actually waits for the day after Thanksgiving any more. If your inbox is anything like ours, you’ve been getting promos for Black Friday deals for a couple of weeks now. Dozens of them. Each day. We’ve seen email blasts from names like Ammunition Depot, ArachniGrip, Beretta, Bud’s, CrossBreed, EOTech, Gunwerks, Hornady, Tyrant Designs, Vertx and 5.11…just to […]

Incompetent Broward County Sheriff Officer Finally Resigns

It’s been nine months since a kid who’d raised more red flags than a North Korean military parade murdered seventeen people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. In the days and weeks following that horror, it was revealed that officials at the school, the district, the Broward County Sheriff’s Office and even the […]

Get Well Soon, Tom in Oregon

Tom in Oregon has contributed to TTAG for years, usually recounting his hunting adventures, whether it’s in the great northwest, tracking dangerous game in South Africa, or on the floor of the Safari Club convention looking for a good double gun. We finally had the pleasure of meeting Tom in person a couple of years ago when he […]

Missouri Governor Wants to Make Sure Guns Stay Legal in the State Capitol Building

Mike Parson became Governor of Missouri in June when scandal-plagued Eric Greitens resigned. Missouri’s one of the most firearms-friendly states in the nation, having enacted constitutional carry in 2017. But Greitens, a former Navy SEAL who famously shot an SBR and a minigun in a couple of campaign spots, prevented concealed carry permit holders from […]

Federal Air Marshals Having Trouble Handling Their Guns

Remember, only trained law enforcement officers and the military are qualified enough to handle the awesome responsibility of gun ownership. But a number of federal air marshals who fly the friendly skies seem to have a problem responsibly wielding their gats. The marshals undergo extensive firearms training…in theory. Air marshals are required to undergo recurrent […]

Chicago Hospital Shooting Leaves Four Dead Including a Police Officer

A shooting at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center on Chicago’s near south side this afternoon left four dead including a police officer and the unidentified shooter. The shooting began after the gunman confronted his girlfriend outside the hospital in Bronzeville, possibly over a “broken engagement,” sources said. The gunman shot the woman at least three […]

Springfield’s New RO Elite 10mm Pistol

The 10mm resurgence continues. The latest to add yet another attractive 10mm option is Springfield Armory with their RO Elite 10mm 1911. Here’s their press release . . . GENESEO, ILL. (11/19/18) – The Springfield Armory RO® Elite series ups the ante in power with the introduction of its newest model in 10mm.    New for […]