Category Archives: Self Defense

Knives aren’t necklaces

A while back my wife and I got some training on using knives in a self-defense situation.  While the instruction was very useful and informative, something about that class has stuck with me and bothered me.  The instructor recommended a … 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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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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Taking the Red Pill

“You take the blue pill – the story ends, you wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill – you stay in Wonderland and I show you how deep the rabbit-hole … Continue reading

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Now you see it, now you don’t.

Open carry is now legal in Texas.  While we don’t have Constitutional carry, this is a step in the right direction.  Several businesses that are Texas icons have stated that they would not allow open carry, such as Whataburger, and HEB … Continue reading

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How to properly handle the Syrian refugees.

I’m going to piss everyone off today. Tough shit. Deal with it… As far as the Syrian refugee crisis, many people on both sides of the political spectrum have ideas on what to do, and they are all wrong.  Allow … Continue reading

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Dying isn’t noble…

In online discussions with people who don’t like that I carry, I frequently hear them make the following claim as though to give them some kind of moral superiority over my choice to go armed; “I am willing to die to … Continue reading

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