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  • Assassinating Innocents
    by Greg Ellifritz on August 3, 2021 at 11:03 am

    *This is a guest contribution from my friend Ron Borsch.  You’ve seen his writings on my page in the past.  Ron is a retired police trainer and one of the foremost worldwide authorities in the […]

  • Should Police Officers Carry Fixed Blade Knives?
    by Greg Ellifritz on August 2, 2021 at 11:00 am

    Written by: Greg Ellifritz   The next time you see a police officer, take a look at the pockets in his or her pants.   It’s likely you’ll notice the majority of them have a folding knife […]

  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- July 30, 2021
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 30, 2021 at 10:39 am

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   Worst Case Scenario: How To Survive A Riot Kevin interviews Michael Bane, Erin Smith, […]

  • Surviving a Movie Theater Shooting
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 29, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    Written by: Greg Ellifritz   It hasn’t been long since movie theaters re-opened after being closed for nearly a year during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic.  Predictably, shortly after […]

  • Free Books- Part 232
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 29, 2021 at 11:25 am

    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 […]

  • Upcoming Ohio Classes
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 28, 2021 at 11:14 am

    I just booked some short notice classes that will be running in a little less than a month.  I think there is probably enough local demand to fill them quickly.   I’m teaching “Impact Weapons […]

  • Shooting Drill- Viking Tactics Rifle/Handgun Transition Drill
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 27, 2021 at 10:51 am

    Written by: Greg Ellifritz Viking Tactics owner Kyle Lamb has a very fast paced rifle/handgun transition drill you should be trying if you have a range that allows for forward movement towards the […]

  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- July 23, 2021
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 23, 2021 at 10:50 am

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   Dealing with Challenges in Rainy Weather Part One Four well-known firearms instructors […]

  • “Requiem for an Unsung Hero”
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 21, 2021 at 10:59 am

    *Last week I was talking to my old friend Andy Stanford on the phone.  For those of you new to the shooting game, Andy was a pioneering instructor in the 1990s and 2000s.  He focused a lot of his […]

  • Guns vs. The Environment
    by Greg Ellifritz on July 19, 2021 at 10:55 am

    Written by Greg Ellifritz   Here’s the short version of the article: the environment wins.   A few years ago, I had serious stomach surgery and couldn’t carry my normal carry guns during my […]

American Rifleman
  • ARTV Preview: Making The S&W Shield Plus, Rock River Arms RUK 9BT and The French MAS 36
    on August 3, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    This week on American Rifleman Television, we get a behind-the-scenes look at how Smith & Wesson makes the Shield Plus pistol, test the Rock River Arms RUK 9BT large-format pistol and examine the […]

  • Mixed News On The Ammo Front
    on August 3, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    There has been a mix of bad and good news recently in regards to ammunition supply chains, ranging from highway robbery of millions of rounds, to companies opening up news space and forging new […]

  • NRA 150th: The Farr Rifle
    on August 3, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    For the better part of a century, George Farr’s record-setting rifle had been a cherished keepsake within his family’s estate, until now. It is on display today at the National Sporting Arms […]

  • The Armed Citizen® August 2, 2021
    on August 2, 2021 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.

  • Preview: Accurate-Mag .308 Win. DSSF Magazine
    on August 2, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Steel bodied and treated for military use, the Accurate-Mag AICS-pattern .308 Win. DSSF magazine is available directly from the U.S. maker and with options for maximum cartridge overall length.

  • Taurus Rides The Red-Dot Wave: The TX22 Competition & G3 T.O.R.O.
    on August 2, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    In 2019, Taurus Int’l made the business decision to set aside the company’s more unusual and exotic offerings. Instead, the team focused its efforts on improving product quality and manufacturing […]

  • The Ruger American Rifle: A Budget Friendly Bolt Action
    on August 1, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Since its introduction a decade ago, the Ruger American rifle line has grown both in popularity as well as the number of models available.

  • Rifleman Q&A: What Does 'MOA' Mean?
    on August 1, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    American Rifleman subscriber writes to Dope Bag questioning whether or not there is terminology crossover from aviation to the shooting sports.

  • Unexpected Longevity: Foreign Use of the M1 Garand
    on July 31, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    More than eight decades after its invention, the M1 Garand rifle continues to see use today fir both ceremonial and combat by foreign nations and militant groups across the globe.

  • SIG Sauer P238: The 1911 Inspired Micro .380 ACP Handgun
    on July 31, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Since 2009, the SIG Sauer P238 has become a popular micro-compact, 1911-based .380 ACP chambered handgun for the concealed carry market.

Michael Seekings / Shooting Performance
  • 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 […]

  • Build it Backward
    by michael seeklander on January 13, 2021 at 1:19 pm

    Name your goal. Go ahead, write it down. Now write down the date you wish to reach your goal. Be realistic. Now estimate the individual steps you need to take to reach the goal, to the best of […]

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  • He Who Must Be Heeded
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 8:09 pm

     Scientific Journal Paper Suggests Making It A ‘Federal Hate Crime’ To Criticize Fauci [More]Time to close another gun "loophole"!Am I wrong to suspect a revenge motive for all those "pantsings" […]

  • Well, Moms DID Demand ACTION...
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 6:33 pm

     Oh boy. Looks like one of Moms Demand Action’s buddies gave the action they demanded, but it wasn’t consensual... [More]Letitia going after Fredo's big brother means she thinks she has the […]

  • Be It Resolved
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 6:01 pm

    Village of Fredonia, Wisconsin passes resolution in support of Second AmendmentLincoln County, Nebraska passes resolution in support of Second Amendment

  • Well THERE'S a Surprise
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 5:48 pm

    The first and most immediate threat is in Guilford County, where a newly elected Democrat majority... [More]Need I copy/paste more?

  • Doing What He Does Best
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 5:41 pm

     Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson continues to shift blame for problems literally in his own back yard [More]What does this boob being in power tell us about the majority of Cleveland voters?

  • A Public/Private Partnership
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 4:47 pm

     Dr. Shiva discovered that Twitter built a special portal offered to certain governmental entities so that government officials can flag and delete content they dislike for any reason, as part of […]

  • We're the Only Ones Getting Our Kicks Enough
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 4:20 pm

     Then, Officer Kevin Perez kicks Crudup in the head. Later, slamming his head to the ground. “When we saw that kick to the head, and then we replayed it and we saw all the other kicks that […]

  • We're the Only Ones Ending It All Enough
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 4:10 pm

     He’s the third law enforcement officer who responded to the Jan. 6 incident to take his own life. [More]Seriously, what are the odds?With the political power grab going on, is it really out of […]

  • An Open Invitation
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 3:59 pm

     An Invitation to Anarchy [More]Those behind it prefer to think of it as a proven way to increase panicked citizen demands to be "saved."[Via bondmen]

  • We're the Only Ones Reluctant Enough
    by David Codrea on August 3, 2021 at 3:52 pm

    Portland, Ore., Can’t Find Police for Unit to Fight Rising Murder Rate - Few volunteer for new gun-violence team that comes with more oversight and a mission to combat racism after a history of […]

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