2015

Which AR-15 should I buy?

In a market saturated with AR-15’s I constantly get asked “Which AR should I buy?”   It’s long overdue I dedicate some time to this topic because it’s not as straight forward as it seems nor is it a simple question to answer without asking some questions in return. Prices on new AR-15’s range anywhere from […]

Black Friday 2015 sets firearms NICS checks record.

The FBI is reporting a new one day record.  Over 185,000 NICS background checks were performed on Black Friday 2015. Ironic that just days before President Obama was asking Americans to talk about guns over Thanksgiving dinner.  It looks like his plan had some unintended consequences! Considering the recording breaking number of firearms checks, I […]

This story, and many others like it, is precisely why I advocate on body carry every moment you aren’t actually in bed sleeping or taking a shower. One minute, at 6:26 in the evening, your relaxing in your recliner while the wife hands out candy, then at 6:27, 4 men force their way into your […]

Fundamentals of Fighting Rifle Level 2 - Paladin Combatives

This article is part two in an ongoing series on rifle uses and training. You can find part one HERE . Fundamental of Fighting Rifle Level 2 Paladin Combatives offers a number of training classes in everything from mindset to concealed carry to fighting pistol and rifle classes.  The class I took last weekend was […]

Rifle Training considerations and gear options.

This article is Part one in an on going series on Rifle uses and training. I’m a huge advocate of training, not just the basic entry level couple of hour NRA training you find at your local shooting range but the type of training that takes you from basic firearms competency to a level where […]

Third Annual IV8888 RangeDay hosted by IraqVeteran8888

The Third Annual IV8888 Range Day was again a huge success, even if mother nature did her best to try and sabotage it. The event is a gathering of content creators from all across the country where they can spend time with each other and manufactures going over the latest offerings as well as the […]