The most important lesson from the Celebrity iCloud Hacking Incident is…

Make sure your password cannot be easily guessed! 

Using an Infrared Camera to hack a PIN Pad

Using 12345 as your password is a really bad idea. Use the stylus at the store when you can or place your fingers on all of the buttons as you type in your PIN number. 

Dieting for Fat Loss By Larry Lindenman

Dieting for Fat Loss By Larry Lindenman

Larry makes it as simple as it can get. 

  • Calorie Counting
  •  Beverages
    • Water, Black Coffee, and Tea are your friends
    • Soda must be purged from your household. 
  • Certain foods can really creep up on you in terms of calorie count
    • A lovin’ spoonful of Rice and Beans is often a little too…

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Mundane Movements: Parking Lots, Part 2, Exiting the Store, Loading your Vehicle, and Going Home

Mundane Movements: Parking Lots, Part 2, Exiting the Store, Loading your Vehicle, and Going Home

RealDefense:

Part 2 in an Excellent Series

Originally posted on Growing Up Guns:

After our shopping is done and we tuck that impulse bought stuffed animal in with the little one, it’s time to go from the relative safety of the store back out into the world. We can break this down into phases and have plans for each phase of getting back to the car. We have to leave the store, walk to the car,…

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Mundane Movements: Parking Lots, Part 1: Positioning and Movement INTO the Store

Mundane Movements: Parking Lots, Part 1: Positioning and Movement INTO the Store

RealDefense:

Great Material from DefensiveDaddy!

Originally posted on Growing Up Guns:

This post is universally applicable to the person who wants to decrease a criminal’s ability to close space and gain positional dominance via maneuver and avenues of approach, while simultaneously increasing their ownability to maintain reactionary space, preserve positional dominance and set them self up for an…

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Gun instructor dies after being shot by 9-year-old girl

Lessons: 1)Know when to say “NO” to a client. 2)If you have any doubt about the safety of an activity, then it isn’t safe.

Gun instructor dies after being shot by 9-year-old girl

Lessons: 1)Know when to say “NO” to a client. 2)If you have any doubt about the safety of an activity, then it isn’t safe.

Street Robberies and You: The Basics

Originally from ar15.com

Lately in GD we have had two different board members find themselves looking down the barrel of a gun along with the GF of another ARFCOMMER in street robberies. Also Blitz308 got shot all to pieces last year.

While many say it is better to be lucky than good, no one is lucky every time. In this post I am going to attempt to provide some insight into street encounters.…

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Drawing from a Fanny Pack

Drawing from a Fanny Pack

An Excellent Tutorial from Paul Gomez.

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Understanding the risk of violent aggression

Understanding the risk of violent aggression

RealDefense:

Good stuff!

Originally posted on tacticalprofessor:

I couldn’t believe it was happening. It didn’t seem real.

–a common statement by victims of criminal violence

The first presentation I attended at Paul-E-Palooza 2  was The 5 Ws of Risk (of Violent Aggression) given by William Aprill of Aprill Risk Consulting. William is a criminal psychologist who gives the most in-depth look into…

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Robbery in Philadelphia Caught on Camera

Robbery in Philadelphia Caught on Camera

  • Notice the constant weight shifting in gait and preparing to strike by the assailants
  • Notice the constant “target glancing” by the assailants
    • They are subconsciously “checking if the coast is clear”.
  • Long staff weapons need weight and density to be effective when swung

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