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June 6, 2019
How Many Were Killed on D-Day?

"Allied military leaders knew that casualties on D-Day could be staggeringly high. Historians are still calculating the death toll."

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Gun reviews and Facebook opinions: How to sift through the mess when buying a new firearm
The Loadout Room

"When it comes to purchasing a new firearm, it pays to do your homework...The problem is, it can be pretty tough to find that information when most of the internet is dead set on either selling you something, or convincing you that whatever gear they aren’t selling must be “junk.”"

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Going in Alone. Bill Blowers, Field Notes Ep. 41
Enough Gun?
Active Response Training

"I don’t think we should get all wrapped up in the issue of the “right” amount of gun and ammunition to carry...What you carry depends on four factors: your abilities, your goals, how hidden your gun must be, and an honest risk assessment."

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Staying Alive: Tips & Tactics for Personal Security
NRA Shooting Illustrated

"Be it a terrorist attack, home invasion, active shooting or other undesired event, violent physical attacks on individuals who are unaware and unprepared for them are, sadly, becoming the new normal. Those who are aware and prepared are concerned about self-defense and protecting their family. What separates the prepared from the unprepared?"

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This guy got lucky. You might not.
Grant Cunningham

"One of my big peeves in this business is the number of bad lessons that are presented in the context of “he had it coming!”

In these stories there’s usually a petty criminal...who is caught “red handed” by a virtuous...gun owner. The gun owner either heroically holds the suspect for police, chases him off at gun point, or fires a warning shot to scare the thief into submission."

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PRODUCT SHOWCASE..."License to Carry" Training Requirements to Legally Carry a Handgun in the State of Texas. [2015 Edition (Revised 2017)

Includes changes in the law in regards to open carry, campus carry, use of restraint holsters, place of worship volunteer security, storing & transporting of firearms & ammo by a LTC in a school parking lot, etc....

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Striking Distance: Sap and Blackjack Buyer’s Guide

"A blackjack or sap refers to a group of weapons that are short, concealable, and weighted (usually filled with lead powder, molded lead clay, or lead shot) to constitute an effective bludgeoning device."

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Editor Note:  These will be legal in Texas beginning on September 1, 2019.

When point shooting in CQB is good to go
The Loadout Room

"...Point shooting is not a particularly difficult task, but to execute it correctly a subconscious grasp of marksmanship fundamentals must be achieved first. If this has been done, there’s a simple way to master point shooting in a training environment.”

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Armed suspects impersonating DEA agents caught on camera
Law Enforcement Today
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A Glock or Sig Sauer Gun Is Only as Good As One Thing
National Interest
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Sights For Old Eyes
CCW Safe
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CMP Announcements:

The Terrell Rifle & Pistol Club is holding an As-Issued Military Match on 6/22/19 and 8/24/19.  The location of the range is: 17405 CR345, Terrell, TX.  Match Begins: 9:00AM. For more information you may contact the match director: John Jebavy at

The Haltom City Rifle and Pistol Club is holding an As-Issued Military Match 6/29/19.  The location is Haltom City, TX.  For more information you may contact the match director: Paul Varga at

The Bayou Rifles, Inc. & Jr. Div. is holding an As-Issued Military Match on 6/29/19, 8/31/19 and 12/28/19.  The location of the range is: see website for directions, Houston, TX.  Match Begins: 8:00 AM. For more information you may contact the match director: Glenn Edgard at

The Northwest Texas Field & Stream Association is holding a Northwest Texas Field & Stream EIC Service Pistol & .22 Rimfire Pistol EIC Match on 9/29/19.  The location of the range is: 4472 Old Friberg Road, Wichita Falls, TX.  Match Begins: 8:30 AM. For more information you may contact the match director: Roger Kroes at

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