This is Why Joe Biden’s ‘Shoot Him In The Leg’ Advice Is So Insufferably Stupid

Noted firearms and tactical expert, Joseph Robinette Biden Jr., recently drew on his deep reserves of wisdom and experience to advise police officers that they should really just shoot dangerous suspects in the leg, rather than follow their training and aim for center mass in order to stop a threat. As the putative President-elect pronounced back […]

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Safety Tip: Pay Attention to Safely Re-Holster Your Handgun

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By Johannes Paulsen I read about too many negligent discharges involving re-holstering a handgun without sufficient brain engagement. Too many gun owners seem to take the process for granted or rush it and don’t pay attention to what they’re doing. That can lead to embarrassment, pain or worse. Don’t let this happen to you. To some, holstering […]

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Optic Review: Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Spotting Scope

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Leupold Santiam Spotting Scope (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com)

I’m committed to reviewing more budget priced optics over the next year, especially since there are so many new gun owners out there. But it’s nice to get some time behind truly top-of-the-line glass, too. The Leupold Santiam HD 27-55x80mm spotting scope is just that. Welcome to the quality and innovation that built one of […]

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Lawsuit Forces Wake County, NC Sheriff to Expedite Pistol Permit Processing

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The declaration of a pandemic was just what the anti-gun doctor ordered earlier this year, giving jurisdictions around the country a ready-made excuse to slow down their process of allowing citizens to exercise their Second Amendment rights. A number of states — the usual suspects — either shut down their background check system, their permitting […]

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Iowa State College Republicans Catch Hell for ‘Arm Up’ Tweet

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Picture of the most oppressed group on campus pic.twitter.com/WfBZN3b5Ke — College Republicans at Iowa State🌪 (@IStateCRs) November 8, 2020 “Our thought in writing the tweet was to support everyone in their right to bear arms,” [ Iowa State College Republicans president Ryan] Hurley wrote in an email. “People have sickly twisted it. Violence is not […]

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Book Review: ‘Guns and Control’ by Guy Smith

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By Robert B. Young, MD Guy Smith is a man after my own heart. He’s curious, doesn’t accept pronouncements of truth by authority, and digs deeper in order to prove it himself. His entry into the topsy-turvy world of contrafactual “research” by, shall we say, skeptics about guns parallels my own. We both moved from […]

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Medical Schools Teaching Students That Guns are a ‘Public Health Problem’ [VIDEO]

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This Week in Gun Rights is TTAG’s weekly roundup of legal, legislative and other news affecting guns, the gun business and gun owners’ rights. Medical schools teaching students that guns are a “public health problem” Public health problems are numerous — plagues, pollution, malnutrition — all of them have demonstrable impacts on the growth and […]

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NY Range Safety Officer Killed by Negligent Discharge During USPSA Competition

Update from Penfield gun club, Genesee Conservation League, where a man was killed in an accidental shooting today. Says the man was a certified range officer and was struck by accidental discharge from a competitor’s firearm. #roc @DandC pic.twitter.com/BeCNmZFMxi — Will Cleveland (@WillCleveland13) November 7, 2020 From the Associated Press: A 67-year-old man was killed […]

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SAF, FPC Sue the ATF to End Under-21 Handgun Sales Ban

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From the Second Amendment Foundation: The Second Amendment Foundation today filed a federal lawsuit challenging federal law that prevents young adults from purchasing and owning handguns. SAF is joined by the Firearms Policy Coalition and Louisiana Shooting Association and two private citizens, Caleb Reese and Joseph Granich, both in the affected age group. The lawsuit […]

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Social Media Madness: Recover Tactical Loses Its Instagram Page

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Recover Tactical makes aftermarket grip, brace and rail systems. You can see our reviews of some of their products here and here. On Friday, October 30, Recover became the latest victim of random, unexplained social media exile when they lost their Instagram page. Their Facebook page remains available…at least for now (Facebook owns Instagram). Our […]

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