Some veterans' organizations shy away from guns and hunting. Not HAVA. Honored American Veterans Afield (HAVA) is a nonprofit organization formed by companies in the shooting and outdoor industry to raise awareness and further assist disabled veterans with their healing processes. Unlike some other veterans' assistance programs, HAVA offers guided hunts, shooting events, and … [Read more...] about Honored American Veterans Afield: Long-Range Trigger Therapy
The term "belly gun" used to just mean "short-barreled revolver." Initially coined simply to describe any short-barreled self-defense gun that wasn’t designed for accuracy at a distance—basically, “belly-to-belly”—the term "belly gun" is now used to denote short-barreled semi-autos as well. These days, as newer guns designed for CCW are getting more and more accuracy at … [Read more...] about In Defense of the Belly Gun
Does a real straight shooter let it out or hold it in? My favorite argument to read online right now is whether a shooter should breathe while they’re squeezing their trigger, because it generates more hot air than my crew after a giant-ass pot of my old lady’s famous beanie-wienies. Some peeps think you oughta hold your breath, some say you gotta let just a little out … [Read more...] about Just the Tips: Should You Breathe While Shooting Or Not?
Accuracy at a distance is both simpler and more complex than you think. Is the ability to accurately shoot at 500, 600, 700 yards and further an innate ability, or a skill that anyone can learn if they apply themselves? We as a society thrill to the stories of long-range snipers like Carlos Hathcock, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, and Chris Kyle—consistent accuracy at great … [Read more...] about Long-Range Shooting: Talent or Skill?
A very wise man once said, “There’s dumb, damn dumb, and this list of videos that’s about to follow.” That very wise man was me, and he said it just now. I’m feeling pretty good about my own intelligence, you see, because I just took a walk down Memory Lane with these seven classic videos featuring the worst gun-handling ideas of all YouTube time. Every one of these videos … [Read more...] about The 7 Dumbest Gun Videos On the Internet