USCCA Concealed Carry Expo Firearms and Fashion Show 2016
Concealed Carry / Firearms

USCCA Concealed Carry Expo Firearms and Fashion Show 2016

Although armed citizens wear clothes — its hard to do the concealed part of concealed carry without them — the term fashion is not often uttered in connection with standard concealed carry attire. Or should I say the concealed carry “costume”?  You know the one: the tactical pants and photographer’s vest that basically screams: “I … Continue reading

USCCA Concealed Carry Expo Final Day: Brief Report
Concealed Carry / Firearms / My Experience / Personal Defense

USCCA Concealed Carry Expo Final Day: Brief Report

After grinding through two long days at the United States Concealed Carry Associations second annual Concealed Carry Expo (day 1 brief report and day 2 brief report available), I was glad to have some extra time this morning to get myself together. I spent a few hours typing up additional notes from day 2 and … Continue reading

Hornady Rapid Safe Female-Centered Television Advertisement
Firearms / Media / Personal Defense

Hornady Rapid Safe Female-Centered Television Advertisement

This is the second of two commercials that ran on Sportsman’s Channel during the “Handguns and Defensive Weapons” program. The first that I wrote about was for the Walther CCP and exemplified the masculine protector ideal of gun culture. On the same episode, there was a 30 second ad for the Hornady RAPiD Safe which … Continue reading