Massad Ayoob’s MAG-40 Course – A Humanitarian Approach to Armed Citizenship
Concealed Carry / Firearms / My Experience / Personal Defense

Massad Ayoob’s MAG-40 Course – A Humanitarian Approach to Armed Citizenship

I recently completed the Massad Ayoob Group’s MAG-40 course, “Armed Citizens’ Rules of Engagement,” co-sponsored by Derby Guns of Scottsdale (shout out to Kate and Jim Kreuger!). This is the course Ayoob used to teach under the auspices of the Lethal Force Institute in New Hampshire. (A review of the LFI course written in 1999 … Continue reading

Massad Ayoob Checks the Accuracy of My Handgun
Firearms / My Experience

Massad Ayoob Checks the Accuracy of My Handgun

Being a left-handed shooter presents some challenges with shotguns, rifles, and handguns. The typical shotgun stock is “cast-off” (bent slightly to accommodate the right handed shooter), and almost all semi-automatic shotguns eject empty shells to the right — across the line of sight of the left-handed shooter. Most bolt-action and semi-automatic rifles are also designed … Continue reading

Meeting World Champion Professional Shooter Rob Leatham
Fun / Shooting Sports

Meeting World Champion Professional Shooter Rob Leatham

Rob Leatham is a world champion shooter. By some accounts he was won more championships than any shooter in history, including 6 International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) World Championships and more than 20 United States Practical Shooting Association (USPSA) national championships. He shoots faster than the average person can imagine. From the perspective of the … Continue reading