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Gun Owners are People, Too: Talking Gun Culture 2.0 on the GunBlog VarietyCast
Firearms / My Experience

Gun Owners are People, Too: Talking Gun Culture 2.0 on the GunBlog VarietyCast

Had a fun and interesting conversation with my fellow North Carolinian Sean Sorrentino for the latest episode of the GunBlog VarietyCast (“The Personification of the Firearm”). Not that you should skip the other parts, but my segment starts about 16 minutes in. We talked about my background and project, and problems with the dominant approaches … Continue reading

Putting the Wilderness Tactical Products Instructors Belt and Safepacker Through Their Paces
Guns and Gear

Putting the Wilderness Tactical Products Instructors Belt and Safepacker Through Their Paces

A year and a half ago, I wrote about meeting Samantha DeZonia of Wilderness Tactical Products at the United States Concealed Carry Association’s Concealed Carry Expo in Atlanta. I knew of Wilderness Tactical for their Safepacker, which I first heard recommended by Michael Bane. A close encounter with a black brown bear just before the CCX … Continue reading

Jiu-Jitsu is the Answer. What was the Question?
Training

Jiu-Jitsu is the Answer. What was the Question?

The question was, “What lessons should civilian gun carriers take from George Zimmerman?” This is a question I have been asking gun trainers recently, including those attending Rob Pincus’s Combat Focus Shooting Instructor Conference in September. I have received many different and interesting responses, including a very succinct one from one of the Combat Focus … Continue reading