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The 5 Best Home Defense Tactical Shotguns

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There are plenty of articles on the “best” of this or that. Those pieces are usually written on specs alone rather than actual experience. This post isn't intended to make a case that shotgun...
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The 3 Best Handgun Calibers for Armed Self-Defense

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Caliber wars -- gun owners arguing over the relative merits of various calibers of self-defense ammunition -- are an ugly, protracted business. This article will do nothing to reduce the hostility and much to...
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10 Best Quarantine Movies for Gun Guys

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You've been stuck at home for weeks now. If you have kids, well, that hasn't made it any easier. They're starting to go stir crazy and how many times can you possibly watch 'Frozen'...
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Top 3 Range Toy Handguns

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Range toys. Firearms that are oodles of fun to shoot, to force your friends to shoot, or just to show off, but aren't particularly practical. Maybe you rent 'em at the shooting range. Maybe you...
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5 Handguns I Can’t Live Without

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By Austin Knudsen I don’t read as many gun magazines as I used to. But there are a few articles that are seared into my memory. One such article was written several years ago by...
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3 Must-Haves for Your Nightstand Gun

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A "nightstand gun" -- the handgun you keep by the bedside for quick access in a bump-in-the-night-scenario -- is a niche firearm. While your nightstand gun can be your everyday concealed carry gun as...
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3 Things Every Gun Owner Should Do in 2020

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Happy new year. Now that the hangover has fully cleared and the calendars have been replaced around the house, it's probably a good opportunity to do some of those tasks that you've been putting...
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The 5 Biggest Gun Stories of 2019

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TTAG's most popular content has always been our gun reviews. But while our objective opinions on rifles, pistols and shotguns may draw the most readers over time, breaking news tends to get a lot...
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3 Fantastic, Affordable First 1911 Pistols

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There are a lot of 1911 pistols on the market, in many different configurations, at many different price points. That's because John Moses Browning's design is a certified masterpiece, a masterpiece. But with so...
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Stuff Those Stockings Affordably This Year With TTAG’s Christmas Gift Guide

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It’s that time of the year again, folks. Between Black Friday and Christmas, we see massive amounts of NICS checks, knives bought, and magazines loaded. My family doesn’t watch football over the holidays, we...
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The 3 Biggest Selling Guns So Far This Season

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We're almost four full days into the official holiday shopping season (it's really been heating up for longer than that, though) and it's off to a roaring start. The FBI reports that Black Friday...
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7 Fantastic Gifts For the Hunter on Your List

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Hunters are no longer the majority of gun people, but that doesn't mean they shouldn't be remembered come Christmas time. Or, for that matter, on their birthday or graduations. Yes, you can use this...