May 24, 2018
The Best Explanation for Our Spate of Mass Shootings Is the Least Comforting
National Review

...I hate to introduce even more pessimism, but when we discuss mass shootings, one of the first questions we ask is the simplest and also the hardest to answer. Why? Why does this keep happening? 

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Buying Self-Defense Insurance: Important Factors to Consider
Gun-Tests is abundantly clear that the legal system puts self-defense shooters in a bad spot. It is costly, time consuming, slow, and worst of all, the legal system decides whether you keep your freedom after you have defended yourself. 

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After Sutherland Springs massacre, gun permits request surged
Houston Chronicle

...Across the country, data analyses have consistently shown that many Americans react to large-scale, tragic events by arming themselves...

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Traveler's Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States (2018 Edition)

$15.00 each
(plus S&H and sales tax)

The definitive book on carrying firearms in the 50 states. New feature is a weblink to obtain updates to the states who have conditional reciprocity. Written in plain English by lawyer J. Scott Kappas. For more information, go to About This Book.

Paperback [8 1/2" x 11"]
ISBN 978-0-9725489-9-1
7 Pistol-Shooting Tips For People With Arthritis
NRA Family

When you have arthritis, gripping a pistol can be like holding the handle of a jackhammer wrapped in barbed wire. Merely assuming your grip or trying to mitigate the gun's recoil can cause "Uncle Arthur" to flare up. But why? 

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A gunsmith's key to keeping rust away from guns: an oily rag
Charleston Gazette-Mail Outdoor Pursuits

Rust. It’s an ugly word, and it does ugly things to guns. Steve Cale, owner of Cale’s Gunsmithing in Teays Valley, sees far more rust than he wants to. “A lot of the repairs I make are on guns that have rusted because they weren’t properly maintained,” he said.

The Development of Personal-Defense Ammo
NRA Shooting Illustrated

The history of personal-defense ammo is an interesting circle. Early development centered on revolvers, but after the turn of the 20th century this changed as semi-automatics became more prevalent. After more than 100 years of engineering, you would think we would have cartridges representing that same stretch of technical advancement, but in reality we’ve returned to our roots.

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Cross Dominance | Shooting Vision 101
Breach Bang Clear

Cross dominance happens when both eyes are dominant.  It can be tricky getting the perfect shot, but Annette Evans of Target Barn has some good advice on how to handle it.

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The Transportation Security Administration announced last week the 2017 single-day record for the number of firearms discovered in carry-on bags across the country has been broken.

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Back to Basics: Get a Grip … On Your Handgun
NRA American Rifleman

Despite the ongoing attacks on our Second Amendment rights, we gunners are actually pretty blessed with an array of accessible firearms. Modern manufacturing capabilities and new lightweight and extremely strong materials can be made into guns that only existed as a dream a generation ago. But with so many guns on the market, it can be a daunting task to find the right one to get started.

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The Real Life Guns that Influenced Star Wars Blasters [Video]
The Gun Feed
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Throwback Thursday: Betty Zane, Heroine of Ft. Henry
NRA Family
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How To Shave Seconds From Your Score By Mastering The Table Start
NRA Shooting Sports USA
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