Lessons from Negative Defensive Gun Use Outcomes and How to Train to Avoid Them

Lessons from Negative Defensive Gun Use Outcomes and How to Train to Avoid Them

RealDefense:

Good stuff.

Originally posted on Growing Up Guns:

“Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.”
Edmund Burke

It appears that we as citizen gun owners have a bit of a flaw when it comes to learning from defensive gun uses. Everyone likes to read a happy outcome to a defensive gun use. We cheer for a righteous shoot and are certain we would and could do the same thing if…

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From Cecil Burch: Don’t Limit Yourself Part 1

Excellent Article from Cecil Burch

Go read his blog! If he is in your area, take his classes. 

DON’T LIMIT YOURSELF PT. 1 VIDEO JULY 30, 2014 LEAVE A COMMENT

I know I should probably stop reading internet discussion forums, but I can’t help myself. I do know in general that most of them are populated by people hiding behind their keyboard and who would never act or talk face to…

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The Special Application .22LR for Home Defense, Part 1: Weigh the Evidence and Make a Decision

The Special Application .22LR for Home Defense, Part 1: Weigh the Evidence and Make a Decision

RealDefense:

Amazing article from Growing Up Guns

Originally posted on Growing Up Guns:

I’m a fairly pragmatic person. I’m an engineer by schooling and like to base my decisions on statistics, facts, research, personal experience, and sometimes a sprinkling of intuition. I’m no different when it comes to the self defense game. I’m going to write an ongoing series of posts about my decision to…

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What is Wrong with This Carry Rig?: Cross-Draw Edition

It’s a free gun for anyone who knows how a SERPA holster works and how to employ some vicious combatives…

What is Wrong with This Carry Rig?: Cross-Draw Edition

It’s a free gun for anyone who knows how a SERPA holster works and how to employ some vicious combatives…

If you think that 9/11 was some grand inside job conspiracy…

This is what you sound like. The thing most likely being covered up is how many warning signs our 13+ intelligence agencies collectively missed.

Article: Utah teacher shoots herself in the leg at elementary school

This is why you don’t just stick a gun in your purse without a holster. 

From http://www.sltrib.com/csp/cms/sites/sltrib/pages/printerfriendly.csp?id=58402182

Utah teacher shoots herself in the leg at elementary school

BY MICHAEL MCFALL

THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE

PUBLISHED: SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 10:52AM
UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 12:06PM

A Taylorsville elementary school teacher somehow shot herself…

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20 Ways to Spot CCW Folks

17 Ways to Spot CCW Folks

  1. 5.11 Tactical Cargo Pants
  2. Buzz Cut Hair
    1. You are better off being totally shaved bald
    2. Hipster glasses are also a way to throw off the image
  3. Jacket with a zipper sleeve runing down one arm
  4. Thicker than normal leather belt
  5. Checking the gun
    1. Guys that are inexperienced in carrying or not using a holster will often check the gun to be sure it remains in place
  6. The gun is showing or printing.
    1. This is…

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Ian Wendt of Special Circumstances, Inc. can be considered a subject-matter expert (SME) on push daggers.

Shanks, Shivs, & Sheaths: A Technical Primer

Excellent material from Ian Wendt and Morgan Atwood