Heritage Mfg. Goes Old School with a Couple of .38 Roscoes – NRAAM

Heritage Mfg. Roscoe revolver

A few new releases are coming in now that the NRA Annual Meeting is underway and Heritage Manufacturing just dropped an unexpected one today. The Roscoe revolver is a 5-shot small frame .38 Special revolver available in 2 and 3-inch barrels. A snub-nosed revolver may not be that unusual, but it’s a different path for […]

Most Recent Year Firearm-Related Deaths Were the Third Lowest on Record

gun lock safe storage handgun

By Joe Bartozzi The firearm and ammunition industry’s commitment to secure firearm storage and safe firearm handling is – again – proving its effectiveness. The National Safety Council’s report on preventable injury and fatality statistics shows that firearm-related deaths were at the third lowest on record for 2022, the most recent year for which data is available. […]

The Smith & Wesson Model 432 UC – The Ultimate Carry Revolver

I’ve never really carried a revolver. There was a time as a young gun owner when I tried to pack a Rossi .357 Magnum with a four-inch barrel in a shoulder holster, but we don’t really need to talk about that. For the longest time, I considered revolvers obsolete, and they likely still are for […]

McLaughlin Poll Shows Americans Don’t Trust Media Reports on ‘Gun Violence’

From the Second Amendment Foundation . . . A new national poll on media accuracy and bias reveals a majority of Americans are concerned about accuracy and bias when it comes to national media reporting on gun violence and Second Amendment issues. The poll was conducted for the Second Amendment Foundation by McLaughlin & Associates, […]

Gear Review: 5.11 Tactical’s LV Covert Carry Pack

Having a handgun is great. They’re generally compact, you can carry them on you, and they’re absolutely a viable defense tool. With that said, if the crap really hits the fan, it’s nice to have something with more punch. A full sized rifle or a shotgun might be optimal, but that isn’t always easy to […]

Shooting Straight: It’s Time to Abolish the ATF

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The phrase “common sense gun laws” is uttered by politicians and those on the anti-gun side more times than we can count. It is, after all, a fantastic catch-all phrase that implies anyone who disagrees is a fool who, of course, possesses no common sense (and also wants children to die). Maybe one of the […]

Give Me 5: Olympic Biathlete and Pro Shooter Lanny Barnes

GIVE ME 5 Lanny Barnes

Lanny Barnes, (a.k.a. Lanny “Oakley”) is a three-time Olympic Biathlete, professional shooter, artist and public speaker  1. We’re eager to know more about you. Please give us a glimpse into your journey with firearms. My whole life has revolved around the use of firearms. It is how my family puts food on the table through […]