Category Archives: Guns

Dear gun store assholes…

We live in a tiny town in Texas.  Of course, since it’s Texas there is at least one gun store in town. (We actually have three, in a town with a population of about four thousand.)  Sounds like it would … Continue reading

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Bad Apples II -Encounters with the police.

About two years back, I wrote a post about surviving an encounter with police after a movement started intent on discrediting any police organization and claiming that every officer was a racist murderer.  This all started because of a media … Continue reading

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You know what they didn’t have?

This past weekend there was a horrific attack in Orlando, Florida at a predominantly gay nightclub.  I won’t publish the name of the asshole who perpetrated the attack, but he used guns.  Naturally after every occurrence like this, people are … Continue reading

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I got shot today.

I got shot today. Several times. (I think 7 times after I tried to remember everything.) I got shot waiting in line at an ATM machine. I got shot in a convenience store. I got shot in a church parking … Continue reading

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Thank you Mr. Vickers

Just recently my wife and I got the opportunity to meet Larry Vickers and pick his brain for some advice and recommendations. Yes, that Larry Vickers; the one whose name is on some custom Glock pistols, who is well known … Continue reading

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Why an AR?

A few weekends ago I went shooting with some extended family members.  One of them saw the AR-15s that we had and said she didn’t like them because they looked like machine guns.  That got me to thinking about why … Continue reading

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The Gimmick

I recently saw a video online of another “tool” to be used in self defense. It seems that everyone is now trying to capitalize on the perceived growing trend of violent crime. This latest one is a cell phone app. … Continue reading

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