GQ magazine posted an article to its website recently titled How GQ are you? 3 Ways to Wear Camo. Apparently, wearing camouflage is trendy again, but I would argue there are only two ways to truly wear camo that stand the test of time: In military service to one's Nation. http://www.defense.gov/photos/newsphoto.aspx?newsphotoid=13423 In search of wild … Continue reading Two ways to wear camo
Just to show how much fun it is to manipulate statistics for one's own purpose, according to the Guardian, Liechtenstein has the highest percentage of homicides by firearm in the world.Yes, you read that correctly, the Principality of Liechtenstein. How can this be? How is tiny little Liechtenstein so violent that it topped the list? … Continue reading Liechtenstein: the most gun-violent country in the world?
Some temptations are just too great for mere mortal men to resist: Muscle Shoals police officer on administrative leave, accused of shooting deer on duty: A Muscle Shoals police officer is accused of shooting a deer on TVA property while on duty Sunday, according to The Times' news partner, WHNT news 19. I have to admit … Continue reading All work and no play…
I got the following email from Henry Repeating Arms and thought I would share it: Dear Valued Henry Customers,We are pleased to report that we are well on our way to a full recovery from the significant damage sustained from Hurricane Sandy. More than 100 pieces of manufacturing machinery that were damaged by salt water … Continue reading Henry Repeating Arms recovery effort
From the Firearm Blog:1842 Vampire Hunting Kit:A reader spotted an auction at Gunbroker.com for a vampire hunting kit produced in 1842. The kit contains a crude percussion lock pistol, four silver bullets (engraved with crosses) and a powerhorn along with numerous other quintessential anti-vampire accessories such as wooden stakes, a bible, a mirror and a … Continue reading 1842 Vampire Hunting Kit
I've never considered a correlation between the stereotypical sideways grip of a gangster and a dueling, but the article below makes such a thought plausible:Super Modified Gangster Grip:Matt Steele teaches the Gangster Grip, Modified Gangster Grip and Super Modified Gangster Grip.Jon Davis, a Marine Corps weapons instructor, posted a long article on Quora in which he suggested that … Continue reading Of Gangsters and Duellists