Selecting handgun

For women, selecting a firearm should be just as personal as selecting a special pair of new shoes. It has to be comfortable, look good, and serve a purpose. Most of the women I know would be horrified if their husband or significant other just went out and bought them a pair of shoes without…

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Grizz

On the day after Thanksgiving, Grizz (My Dad) would have been 76. Each year at this time I remember our post-turkey day trips afield with him and my Uncle. Both taught me a lot about shooting, firearms and the outdoors. Even though they had no formal firearms training, they were great marksmen. They tried to…

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Massad Ayoob

Massad Ayoob has been the handgun editor of GUNS magazine and law enforcement editor of AMERICAN HANDGUNNER since the 1970s and has published thousands of articles in gun magazines, martial arts publications, and law enforcement journals. He is the author of more than a dozen books on firearms, self-defense, and related topics, including “In the…

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Guns, God, Training

Every November we hold our regularly scheduled Fall Defensive Pistol IIclass. It is 3 full days of training including a night shoot and a full day of room clearing and force-on-force training. For the last couple of years therehas been a good percentage of the students who have been in ChurchAdministration or leaders of their…

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Mike Bloomberg

On November 24th, Michael Bloomberg announced his intentions to run for the 2020 Presidential Election. Most Americans know Michael Bloomberg as the Billionaire Former Mayor of New York City. By all accounts, he was a pretty successful mayor, especially in regards to reducing crime and homicides in the city. In 1990, with 2,245 homicides in…

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Fireside Chats

Coming in 2020, Boondocks FTA™ will begin hosting a series of free seminars (chats). Topics will include a variety of subjects including GunRights, Concealed Carry, Gun Myths, Active Shooter, and more. The first “chat” is scheduled for 9:30 AM on Saturday, January 18th here at Boondocks FTA™. Check out our calendar for a complete listing…

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