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“I Could Easily See Me Pulling My Gun Quicker.” Community Activist Receives Sobering Lesson

“I Could Easily See Me Pulling My Gun Quicker.” Community Activist Receives Sobering Lesson

Quanell X,  the head of Houston’s New Black Panther Party and one of the agitators who has gone after everyone from George Zimmerman to Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, has almost always sided against the […]

Violent St. Louis Felon Wins Room Temperature Challenge After Pulling Gun On Officers

Violent St. Louis Felon Wins Room Temperature Challenge After Pulling Gun On Officers

I’ve somehow made it through almost 43 years without a law enforcement officer shooting me. Maybe it’s because my reaction to seeing someone wearing a badge is a cordial nod, not pulling a gun on […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Revolver or Semiauto? Part 1

A Gun Ownership Primer: Revolver or Semiauto? Part 1

A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? Part 1  A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally […]

Rob Pincus Looks At The Springfield Armory XD Mod 2

Rob Pincus Looks At The Springfield Armory XD Mod 2

Rob Pincus got an exclusive chance to try out the new Springfield Armory XD Mod 2 handgun a few weeks before it was released to the public. This new compact defensive handgun dramatically improves the […]

When Your Photographer Isn’t A Gun Guy

When Your Photographer Isn’t A Gun Guy

The always brilliant, often snarky Tamara Keel is trying to kill me this morning. She pointed towards the hyperbolic writing in a writer’s review of the new Springfield Armory XD Mod 2 on Facebook, which was […]

Rangemaster John Hall demonstrates the Weaver as Instructor Bob Whaley describes it to Gunsite students.

Gunsite: Brilliance in the Basics

Previous article in the series: Welcome to Gunfighter School The Mission of Gunsite Academy is to provide good people with the skills by which they my conduct themselves as responsible citizens of a free Republic.–Jeff […]

Pro-Gun Policies Will Fail Because There Were No Nuclear Wars

Pro-Gun Policies Will Fail Because There Were No Nuclear Wars

Some gun control mantras make my head explode – and they don’t even use the phrase “for the children!” I’ll venture a guess they will cause you equal frustration. So go find a roll of […]

9mm cartridges, image via Wikipedia.

Why Mine Is A Nine

Oh, how I tire of the caliber wars! When I first started reading and posting on early message boards in the late 1980s (yes, there was an Internet before the World Wide Web), shooters were […]

The Army's adoption of the Beretta M9 is responsible for gun violence, if you're willing to make up an alternate reality.

The Army Wants a New Handgun. Here It Is. And By The Way… You Can Have It NOW

After many years of service, the Army is looking to replace the venerable Beretta M9 9mm handgun with something else: The U.S. Army is moving forward to replace the Cold War-era M9 9mm pistol with a more powerful handgun […]

Springfield Armory 4" Service Model XD pistol

Springfield XD Hate

Up until now, most of the commentary I’ve read about Springfield Armory’s line of XD pistols has typically run along the lines of “love it!” to “meh.” Personally, I’ve owned both the 3″ subcompact and […]