[VIDEO] Fundamentals of Firearms Ownership – Presented by Ruger

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In the new “Fundamentals of Firearms Ownership” series from Ruger, Mark Gurney takes new gun owners through the most important things to remember when handling a firearm. From safety rules and equipment, to range etiquette, to how to store your firearms, this series will give any new gun owner the tools to confidently and securely […]

Let’s Talk Ankle Carry [VIDEO]

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I know several people who carry a handgun on their ankle. Some as a primary carry, others as a backup. They claim it’s the easiest method to carry a gun. When wearing long pants, ankle carry is considered the most concealable way to carry. But is it effective? Personally, I do not feel that ankle […]

If You Follow These Steps, You’ll Never Have A Negligent Discharge

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If you carry your firearm safely and correctly, you’ll ensure that you are Negligent Discharge-Proof. Something that gives all concealed carriers and firearms enthusiasts a bad name is a negligent discharge. Few things give the gun-grabbers as much ammunition – pardon the pun – as reports of people injuring themselves or others with a negligent shooting. People […]

The Differences Between Cover And Concealment

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This article was originally published in 2015. Nobody should ever stand out in the open and trade bullets with a bad guy.  The second rounds start coming in, it’s well advised to take up some stable amount of cover.  But what constitutes cover versus concealment and why is one more advantageous than the other?  In […]

What Exactly Is An Imminent Threat?

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This article was originally published on 08/27/15. In order to discuss the definition of an imminent threat – we have to discuss the legal framework in which it is poised.  There are plenty of occasions where the use of force is authorized to a point.  Some states have “Stand Your Ground” clauses which dictate that […]