The Problem with Gun World

  In 1973 the movie Westworld depicted an android populated world where want-to-be cowboys or gunslingers could live out their wild west fantasies. The price of admission was high but the potential satisfaction of being John Wayne for a week was alluring. Like all apparent perfec
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Its not just about LIKES and SHARES

We’re in the middle of a transition between Gun Culture 1.0 and 2.0. Unfortunately, the transition is not as simple as updating the operating system on your iPhone. The old farts that new shooters think are antiquated don’t just go away when some whippersnapper posts on their blog or
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The Gun Writer Explained

All men are created equal. At least that’s what the Declaration of Independence tells us. This was obviously before the advent of the firearms press and the occupation of a gun writer because; all gun writers are not created equal. I have studied this occupation for most of my life an
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Experts, Firearms Instructors, and Gun Writers

Are there too many firearms instructors, weapon experts, and gun writers? Or are there are just too many of all three who don’t know what they’re talking about. This topic came up during a training break at a recent Gunsite Academy class where several complained about the abundance of
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Elmer Fudd versus the Tactard

There is somewhat of a cultural war going on in the gun world and while you may not be aware of it because of the cave you live in, I see it all the time with the writers and editors I work with. At odds are the Elmer Fudds and the tactards. The Fudds are the hunters and the tactards
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Gunwriters are Idiots

The wonderful thing about the Internet is that one tactard can take the position of an expert and claim another one an idiot and since no one can walk up to him and slap the narcissistic smile off his face, no harm no foul. Well, not so fast. A post on the Active Response Training web
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