Recoil for Dummies: It’s All Just Physics

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By Guy Neill If you’ve shot a gun, you have experienced recoil. Following Newton’s Third Law, every action has an equal and opposite reaction. Firing the gun propels the bullet through the barrel. That’s the...
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Training: 5 Tips for Finding the Right Firearms Instructor for You

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By Eve Flanigan The quest to shoot better, to be an effective bodyguard for one’s self and loved ones or even to just learn to handle a gun safely usually requires live interaction with an...

Random Thoughts On That First Home Defense Gun

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As a firearms and personal defense instructor for just shy of 25 years, I’ve had countless people ask me what’s the best gun for home defense. If only it were so simple. That question...
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On Preparing For Emergencies & Finding Like-Minded Good People

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At Guns Save Life meetings across Illinois, we welcome subject matter experts as our guest speakers. Sometimes the presentations make history come to life with people who were there such as the Korean First...
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The Truth About AR-15 Pistols and Stabilizing Braces

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By Emily Taylor Since 2013, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) estimates that over 3 million stabilizing braces, or pistol braces, have been sold in the U.S. With over a dozen designs available on...

OkCupid Users Say Climate Change Skepticism – Not Gun Ownership – Is Their #1...

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Good news for gun-owning singles using dating apps to find their mates. Or a hookup.  Dating app OKCupid reports that a survey of their users shows gun ownership isn't the biggest dealbreaker among prospective...