American Heroes Who Stopped a Criminal with Their CCW

If you’re anything like us, you’re tired of responsible gun owners being lumped in with the few irresponsible people who anti-gun advocates constantly talk about. Your license to have a concealed carry weapon is something you earned through exhibiting responsibility, and you’ve taken the necessary time to learn how to use it properly. This includes knowing when it’s not safe to take a shot. The reality that many in the media don’t want you to know is that there have actually been several instances involving a citizen hero stopping a crime with their concealed carry weapon. This might not fit […]

Shotgun Defense: Are You Really Better Off With a Shotgun? [VIDEO]

If you read this blog often, you’re probably aware that I’m a big proponent of the pump shotgun for home defense (see my top 3 recommendations here). In fact, I often counsel students that if you only own 1 firearm, and you’re by no means what you might call a “firearms enthusiast,” I believe a pump-action shotgun is the best choice going away… Recently, I’ve received several questions about the true worthiness of a home defense shotgun. Specifically, many doubters argue that a shotgun is no better than handgun for home defense. While it’s true that a handgun is easier […]