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  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- November 18, 2022
    by Greg Ellifritz on November 18, 2022 at 11:44 am

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   ‘Aggressive drills’ in response to US school shootings can harm students, expert […]

  • When the Killer’s Gun Jams- Can you Recognize an Opportunity for Action?
    by Greg Ellifritz on November 14, 2022 at 12:00 pm

      I’ve written quite a bit about malfunctioning guns over the years.   I published Criminals and the Guns They Carry.  That article was a study of all the unloaded broken and malfunctioning guns […]

  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- November 11, 2022
    by Greg Ellifritz on November 11, 2022 at 12:55 pm

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   AN AMERICAN CLASSIC My 2.5″ Model 19 is my favorite revolver.  If I could only have […]

  • Why Carry a .22?
    by Greg Ellifritz on November 9, 2022 at 11:17 am

    I recently posted an article discussing the fact that I occasionally carry a Ruger LCP .22 pistol as a defensive carry gun.  I got this email from a long time reader: Greg I know you did a few […]

  • Post Election Violence?
    by Greg Ellifritz on November 7, 2022 at 11:33 am

    Written by Greg Ellifritz   Unless you have been hiding under a rock you’ll know that tomorrow marks the day of the mid-term political elections in the United States.  As a result of the […]

  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- November 4, 2022
    by Greg Ellifritz on November 4, 2022 at 10:03 am

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   Covert Rifle Carry While I don’t think that carrying a folding stocked rifle in a […]

  • Free Books- Part 262
    by Greg Ellifritz on November 3, 2022 at 12:59 pm

    Amazon has a tremendous number of FREE ebooks on their website.  You can find thousands of free kindle books on Amazon’s site every day.  These books can be downloaded to a Kindle reader or a […]

  • Street Encounter Skills and Tactics
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 31, 2022 at 10:45 am

    Last month, John Murphy of FPF Training invited me to Dallas to take his ‘Street Encounters Skills and Tactics” course.  I’ve been friends with John for a long while and he has been hosting me […]

  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- October 28, 2022
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 28, 2022 at 9:57 am

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   Five Reasons You Should Carry A Fixed Blade: Are Folders Really Cooler?  Proponents […]

  • Weapon Malfunctions in an Active Shooter Event
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 24, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    Written by Greg Ellifritz   Today’s school shooting in St. Louis has provided an excellent illustration of a fact I have been noting for years.  Active killers often have weapon malfunctions […]

American Rifleman
  • The Armed Citizen® Nov. 21, 2022
    on November 21, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Read today's "The Armed Citizen" entry for real stories of law-abiding citizens, past and present, who used their firearms to save lives.

  • Nosler Enhances Its Legacy—Quietly
    on November 21, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Having already applied its fine engineering and precision manufacturing know-how to optimizing both the hunter’s gun and his ammunition, Nosler is now turning its attention to suppressors, offering […]

  • Riflescope Setup: Installing Standard Bases & Rings
    on November 20, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Mounting a scope on a rifle is not all that hard, and anyone who is reasonably handy can, with a minimum of tools, do it right. This is one of those projects that works as well on a kitchen table as […]

  • Preview: Long Range Arms Send iT MV3
    on November 20, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Rifle cant is an often-overlooked aspect of long-range accuracy, in that, if the firearm’s optic is not properly aligned vertically over its barrel, downrange impacts will not land where intended.

  • Are Rifle Iron Sights Headed For Extinction?
    on November 19, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    As advances in electronic and optic technology continue to increase across the centerfire rifle market, it seems that it is driving factory iron sights included on rifles to extinction.

  • NRA Gun Of The Week: Winchester SX4 Left Hand Waterfowl Hunter
    on November 18, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Watch American Rifleman staff on this “Gun Of The Week” with the Winchester SX4 Left Hand Waterfowl Hunter, a semi-automatic shotgun that represents the next step in the design evolution of the […]

  • The Armed Citizen® Nov. 18, 2022
    on November 18, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Read today's "The Armed Citizen" entry for real stories of law-abiding citizens, past and present, who used their firearms to save lives.

  • Rifleman Q&A: A Colt Like Billy The Kid’s
    on November 18, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    When my father retired in 1967, he gave me a Colt revolver. It is stamped “COLT D.A. 38” and has a serial number in two adjacent places: the trigger guard next to the screw and the frame next to […]

  • Limited Number Of Authentic FN FAL Parts Kits Available
    on November 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    For a limited time only, with only 400 units available, FN is offering factory-original FAL parts kits assembled from decommissioned rifles. Buyers will receive an opportunity to purchase the kits […]

  • 5 Instances When Reloading Is Not Beneficial
    on November 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    While reloading is generally seem as a beneficial means to save money and construct custom loads, there are times where its efforts have fewer returns. Here are five instances when reloading is not […]

Michael Seekings / Shooting Performance
  • The FUNDAMENTAL Program Drills
    by michael seeklander on December 2, 2021 at 9:20 pm

    I get this question all the time: “Mike, I am a defensive shooter and will be practicing on an indoor range, what drills should I do in this circumstance” and I always answer that a drill is […]

  • Introducing: LiveFire (Mobil App)
    by michael seeklander on June 22, 2021 at 6:45 pm

    So let me tell you a story. About a year ago a buddy of mine approached me and told me he had been in a conversation with two app designers that were on to something big in the firearms training […]

  • Each Day, Try to Build One Perfect Chunk
    by michael seeklander on February 9, 2021 at 1:38 pm

    Tip #16: Each Day, Try to Build One Perfect Chunk The post Each Day, Try to Build One Perfect Chunk appeared first on Shooting-Performance.com.

  • 2021 Training Classes!
    by michael seeklander on January 16, 2021 at 3:31 pm

    Hey Everyone! Reminder: You only have until January 31st to use the “spring15” discount code for a 15% discount on class tuition! Ammunition:If you are worried about ammo shortages, sign up! If […]

  • Seven Week Concealed Carry Program
    by michael seeklander on January 14, 2021 at 6:19 pm

    This program is a simple yet highly efficient program that will help you improve your handgun shooting skills a bunch if you put the effort in. That said, one thing that you need to understand is […]

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  • Podcast #851: The Future is Analog
    on November 21, 2022 at 4:42 pm

    In 2016, David Sax wrote a book called The Revenge of Analog, which made the case that even as we marched towards an ever more digital future, we were increasingly returning to real, tangible things […]

  • How to Fight Entitlement and Develop Gratitude in Your Kids
    on November 20, 2022 at 1:48 pm

    When parents were asked what they worried about most regarding their children, their primary concern about their kids was their sense of entitlement.

  • How to Shuffle Poker Chips
    on November 19, 2022 at 12:47 am

    When you're sitting at a poker or blackjack table, you'll have stacks of chips in front of you. You'll likely find yourself fiddling with them out of boredom or nerves. If you're going to fiddle with […]

  • Why Do Your Knees Crackle When You Squat?
    on November 18, 2022 at 4:55 pm

    When I started to barbell train with gusto seven years ago, I noticed that my knees would make a loud crackling noise when I squatted. It sounded just like milk hitting Rice Krispies.  I had […]

  • Podcast #850: The Infidelity Formula
    on November 16, 2022 at 5:13 pm

    Amongst supposedly monogamous couples, 23% of men and 19% of women have cheated on their current partner, and while studies have long found that men are more likely to cheat than women, that gap has […]

  • Routines Not Working For You? Try a Daily Checklist
    on November 15, 2022 at 7:26 pm

    Over the years, I've tried to implement various morning and evening routines. The goal of these routines was to get more of the important things done and provide a rhythm to my life. I can […]

  • Podcast #849: Live Life in Crescendo
    on November 14, 2022 at 5:07 pm

    You've heard of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. But did you know that its author, Stephen Covey, was in his late fifties when it came out? After it became a monumental […]

  • 100 Books Every Man Should Read
    on November 13, 2022 at 9:48 pm

    A list of 100 books every man should read. It centers not on sheer enjoyment (though you'll find that too), but on the books that expand mind and soul.

 

Gun Culture

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  • Down for the Count
    by David Codrea on June 9, 2022 at 6:05 pm

     What are people still doing coming here? And no, I don't see the majority coming from links at the new site.Go HERE.

  • Success of Sorts
    by David Codrea on May 6, 2022 at 4:39 pm

    It's not pretty. It's not sophisticated. There's plenty of room for improvement and helpful features.But by God, after several days of inventing new cuss words and letting my inner ADD make me no fun […]

  • 'I Find Myself to be Exorbitantly Superannuated for This Feculence'
    by David Codrea on May 5, 2022 at 4:05 pm

    Trying to set up the new site has been an exercise in pure frustration. It sure adds a whole new dimension to "A man's gotta know his limitations."Nothing about it is intuitive.  You'd think if you […]

  • Blog Update Sitrep
    by David Codrea on May 3, 2022 at 3:38 pm

    I'm workin' on it. I should be able to do a test post at the new place by the end of the week.It's been nice having less hectic days at the keyboard, especially with Spring yard work demands, but I […]

  • ‘Be a Victim’ is No Way to Run the Republic
    by David Codrea on May 2, 2022 at 9:40 pm

    No doubt, there are reasons why citizens should think twice about confronting those committing criminal acts, but prominent among those is that the same “law” that fails to “secure the […]

  • Silence from Black Leaders on Biden ATF Nomination is Deafening
    by David Codrea on April 30, 2022 at 3:23 pm

    You’d think with all their talk about “equity,” more angrily outspoken members of the Congressional  Black Caucus, representatives like Maxine Waters and Sheila Jackson Lee, would be demanding […]

  • Armed American Radio Redux
    by David Codrea on April 30, 2022 at 3:04 pm

    David Codrea explores Ukraine disarming citizens for weapons storage? WAT? [Listen]Thursday's Hour 2 program, where we discussed the (thus far unreported by anyone else) Ukraine gun storage order...

  • Donald Trump Jr’s 2A Task Force Needs Closer Scrutiny by Gun Owners
    by David Codrea on April 29, 2022 at 2:01 pm

    Fleshing out the details of the “group,” its organization and specific efforts it intends to make is important because getting visitors to register and donate seems to be the purpose of the 2A […]

  • I'll Be On Hour 2
    by David Codrea on April 28, 2022 at 7:57 pm

     TODAY on #AAR Hour 1, 4-5p ET (1-2p PT) @HT_GunWriter Lee Williams, Hour 2, 5-6p ET, (2-3p PT) @dcodrea. Good hard-hitting talk radio! Make sure to tune in or watch live at […]

  • EXCLUSIVE: Ukrainian Territorial Defense Ordered to Turn in Arms 'for Storage' Purposes
    by David Codrea on April 26, 2022 at 4:39 pm

    The disarming of citizen soldier volunteers (especially when a war is still in full swing) is a good indicator that if and when the situation in Ukraine “normalizes,” the plan is to return to […]

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