There’s a saying I heard years ago that has always stuck with me. “The worst three firearms instructors are boyfriends, husbands, and fathers.” I began thinking about it and realizing how true it is. Typically, its due to a lack of information because they aren’t as well versed as they think regarding shooting. While […]
What Exactly Is An Imminent Threat?
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 […]
Personal Defense: Do You Know Where Your Line In The Sand Is, BEFORE You’re Forced To?
By John Boch via TTAG With all the incidents of anarchy and unrest of late, there’s a chance that someday you or your loved ones could find yourselves on the dangerous end of a mob’s anger. With that in mind and while you can think calmly and without haste, consider what the threshold would be […]
[BEGINNERS] 10 Mistakes People Make at a Gun Store – VIDEO
I have been to many gun stores and have experienced poor habits by customers multiple times. Everything from falsely claiming a gun is unloaded to muzzle sweeping other people, I have seen it all. Ask any gun store worker what frustrates them the most and get ready for a long conversation. I understand that people […]
State By State: Can I Legally Wear A Mask While Carrying A Concealed Firearm?
UPDATED 7/11/2020 @ 4:39 P.M. EST If you are interested in learning more about firearm laws or get some top quality training (online or in-person) make sure to check out Legal Heat’s training courses that are available nationwide. Also, to stay up to date on these laws make sure to download the FREE Legal Heat […]
Here Are 4 Concealed Carry ‘Holsters’ That I Simply Don’t Trust, And Reasons Why You Shouldn’t, Either
When it comes to holsters, there should always be a few guidelines to follow when choosing the best options for your particular needs. I, personally, follow the guidelines outlined below when selecting a holster: It needs to completely cover the trigger guard It needs to offer adequate retention It needs to keep the barrel clear […]
9 Months With The Hellcat, And The Verdict Is In On This Baby
Ahh, freedom. We’re able to buy (almost) whatever firearms we want, carry them around (only if permitted in many cases), and use whatever magazines we want (restrictions may apply). Ok, we have some things to fix. In the meantime, I’ve spent 9 baby-making months with the Springfield Armory Hellcat and have been carrying it daily. […]
Changing Your Carry Gun When Summer Approaches. Here’s What I Do And Why.
It’s not for everyone, and some people live in a warm climate pretty much all year round. For many, however, they have a gun (or guns) that they designate for winter carry, and others they designate for the summer. First, let’s look at a recent poll that we did on our Facebook page: I’m a […]
Let’s Talk About Looking Down While Holstering Your Firearm. Should You Do It?
Recently, we created a poll on our Facebook page that asked the question; When you holster your firearm, do you look down while doing so? The results: That was a little surprising to us, as we thought the vast majority would say Yes. Anywho, we’re here today with a post from Pew Pew Tactical, and […]