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The Manliest American Who Ever Lived and the Gun That Didn’t Stop Him

Sun, 01/13/2019 - 11:57

Theodore Roosevelt was so manly that he was shot in the chest while giving a speech, but chose to finish the speech before getting help. This is the story of that assassination attempt, and how it became barely a footnote in the life of a great American.

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CrossBreed Reckoning

Sun, 01/13/2019 - 07:04

Today, Crossbreed is introducing a new holster that in many ways takes them back to their roots. The Reckoning is here. I ordered mine for a 5-inch 1911.

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Mossberg 590 Night Stick – Old School Cool

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 23:41

  Last year was a great year for those of us that like sticking it to the man at every possible occasion. My hat is off to Mossberg for creating a new class of “firearm”, poking the National Firearms Act in the chest as well as I have ever seen it done. Exploiting a loop […]

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New Leupold MOA Version of the Mark 5HD | Full Review

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 23:12

MRAD or MOA? This age-old argument has split up groups of friends, been the creation of forum websites and caused tons of contention between father and son. In the end, depending on the person, both are best. Because of only offering MRAD options, Leupold has been missing out on sales from the MOA side of the market despite having high quality, bombproof equipment to offer. This ends at of the release of the new Mark 5HD riflescope in MOA. Yes, Leupold is introducing MOA into the Mark 5HD line which more than likely foreshadows some products to come.

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Pro-Gun Lawsuits Save a Life in Fatal Self-Defense Shooting (VIDEO)

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 13:46

A self-defense incident in Chicago this week could have ended in tragedy if not for two lawsuits that forced the city and Illinois legislature to allow for the possession and carrying of handguns, according to the organization that brought the lawsuits.

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Taurus Teasing New Competition-Ready Pistol: ‘Boundaries Will Be Broken’

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 09:59

Taurus USA released a video this week teasing their latest product, what appears to be a competition-ready, striker-fired pistol.  

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BREAKING: Sen. Cornyn Reintroduces National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Legislation

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 16:38

National Concealed Carry Reciprocity is back on the table thanks to Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX), who reintroduced legislation this week that would allow licensed concealed carriers to bear arms in all 50 states.

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New ‘Midsize’ Expands FN 509 Series with Standard and Tactical Models

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 16:23

FN America is expanding their immediately successful 509 series with new "Midsize" models, a standard model and a "Tactical" variant.

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Feinstein’s 2019 Assault Weapons Ban Targets Pistol Braces, Amongst the Usual Suspects

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 14:14

The Assault Weapons Ban of 2019 greatly expands on the 1994 ban that targets the most popular rifles in circulation today and has no sunset provision.

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Pennsylvania Governor Calls for Total Ban on all Semi-Automatic Weapons

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 13:57

Just one day after a gun rights rally in Pittsburgh that attracted hundreds of gun owners protesting the city’s proposed “assault weapons” ban, Democratic Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf voiced his support for a complete ban on all semi-automatic weapons.

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Government Not Processing Suppressor-Transfer Forms During Shutdown, Says ASA

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 10:29

“After the checks are cashed, the forms are still being mailed to the NFA Division in Martinsburg, West Virginia. Under normal circumstances, this part of the process accounts for the first one to two weeks of the average NFA transfer. As a result of the shutdown, forms are stacking up as they are received by the NFA Division.”

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Clay’s Budget Blades Ep. 3: The Genzow HatchetHawk from Spyderco

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 08:16

The new Genzow is a work of art. The name is taken from Martin Genzow, a German outdoor enthusiast and historian. His life’s work has made him an expert on axes and tomahawks, and the subtle design differences that affect cutting performance.

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Colt’s King Cobra is Making a Comeback

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 07:32

Featuring a stainless steel barrel and a heavy duty frame, the first model King Cobra in .357 Magnum has a 3-inch barrel with a full length underlug.

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Female Security Guard Puts Down Active Shooter at Alabama Nightclub

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 11:19

In what could have been a tragic reenactment of the massacre that took place at an Orlando nightclub in 2016, a security guard in Huntsville, Al., shot and subdued a would-be killer before he could injure anyone at a local nightclub.

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Get a Fire Started in 3…2…1 – Testing the Options

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 18:39

There are a ton of different fire starters out there, but have you ever wondered just how do they stack up against one another? I raided the camping section of my local Walmart and learned that not all fire starters are created equal.

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The Other Goose Addiction: White-Fronted Geese, Specks, Squealers

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 18:28

After receiving a phone call from a close friend in Lafayette, Louisiana, I found myself intrigued.  As an avid waterfowl hunter, I have conjured up many dream hunts I wish to experience in my life, such as sea ducks in Alaska and South American high volume shoots…the list goes on, but south Louisiana specks were not even on my radar.

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Kimber’s Hunter Boot Campaign Rifle – Ultralight Budget Rifle

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 17:25

The newest version of the Hunter rifle, made to support a non-profit veterans’ support group, combines great looks, light weight and an affordable price.

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Healthy Hunting: Working Out for Hunting Success, Start Now!

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 17:00

Have you ever found yourself completely winded after reaching the top of a ridge? If so, you might make a workout plan to help you continue enjoying hunting longterm.

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National Coyote Calling Championship: The Best 2nd Place Finish of All Time…Part 1 of 2

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 16:10

Bagging 30 coyotes in a 2-day contest? Most would agree that a total that high is virtually impossible and as history has proven, they would be correct. Coyote hunters have only imagined killing that many in a 2-day, day-time only calling contest because it’s a feat that has never been accomplished.

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David Hogg & New Congress Unveil Universal Background Check Bill

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 15:07

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, California Rep. Mike Thompson, and former Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords unveiled a bill on Tuesday that would prohibit the private sale of firearms. With the exception of law enforcement and the transfer of guns between friends and family, all gun sales would require a background check to be conducted on the prospective buyer.

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