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005 The Postmodern Technique

Applying the Postmodern Technique, a look at what makes a wannabe (and how not to be one through inner peace and honesty), and some news. News Vuurwapen Blog – Choosing the Right Concealed Carry Handgun for You From Joe Huffman’s … Continue reading

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004 What Winning Is

Ben shares a good podcast find and discusses sportsmanship vs survival inspired by un-classy antics on Top Shot. News Oregon Appeals Court upholds state preemption Oregon Firearms Educational Foundation – Yep, “Foundations” was a typo. Martial Secrets Podcast How to … Continue reading

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003 Shooting From Within

Ben reviews J. Michael Plaxco’s book Shooting From Within, looks at concealed carry in a public restroom, and why he’s doing this podcast. Links Applied Ballistics For Long-Range Shooting by Bryan Litz From Magpul’s promotional video for Art of the … Continue reading

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002 Naked In LA

When the powers that be strip you of your rightful coverings, what tools and options do you have to fall back on? Links: Vuurwapen Vuurwapen Blog Vuurwapen YouTube Channel In-N-Out Burger King Pyrrhus’s Victory Miyamoto Musashi The Book of Five … Continue reading

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001 Reviews

In this show Ben reviews his new holster from Raven Concealment, his X300 Weapon light from Surefire, and talks a little bit about what role being a “conservative” or a “liberal” plays in supporting the Second Amendment. Links: Raven Concealment … Continue reading

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The Heart of an Amazon

The Proarms Podcast – Interview with Graciela Casillas-Tortorelli Download podcast here. For those of us who only use iTunes to select our podcasts: The Proarms Podcast The interview is episode 066 If you are a woman, care about a woman, … Continue reading

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Getting Off Axis

Brownells is offering a really cool new product, the PT 3D Target. It is a reactive 3D target without a clear target indicator. This means you need to shoot until you have an effect on the target. It may take … Continue reading

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The .22 Rimfire for Self Defense

I was listening to Tom Gresham’s GunTalk where he got a call from someone asking about using .22 rimfire guns for self defense. Naturally Tom gave the gentleman the correct information but I wanted to look a little closer at … Continue reading

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The Elephant – Real Combat

A question I often hear asked about trainers and people espousing various techniques, tactics, and strategies is, “Have they seen the elephant?” This question is asking is whether those people have actually been in real combat or a real life … Continue reading

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Grip Angle

If you peruse the many gun fora out there you’re likely to encounter discussions, and often heated arguments, about grip angle. People discuss “pointability” and how the Glock or 1911 always leaves them with the barrel pointing at the sky … Continue reading

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