CCW Breakaways

This look at CCW Breakaways Concealed Carry Pants is a re-up of a great video that I deleted by accident! I met Jay from CCW Breakaways at the USCCA Concealed Carry Expo, and I was intrigued by his unique, innovative product. I pocket carry a LOT, and I was VERY glad to see this method of carrying a larger pistol in a deeper concealment. These are PERFECT for use in a “gray man” role. Look for a more in-depth review in the very near future…

RIP, Gunny

The world lost a giant personality yesterday. R. Lee Ermey, best know for his portrayal of Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Full Metal Jacket, went to the Parade Ground in the sky due to complications related to pneumonia. He was 74.

One thing is absolutely certain: The current residents of the Barracks in Heaven had BETTER get their shit squared away ASAP. The Gunny would tolerate no less.

Alan Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation

I met a humble Titan yesterday at the USCCA Concealed Carry Expo, and when I use that phrase to describe the man I’m not engaging in (much) hyperbole. Alan Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation is a genuine, friendly, unassuming, down to earth gentleman when you meet him, but make no mistake: his accomplishments, and those of the organization he founded stand colossal in the world of Second Amendment activism. Continue reading “Alan Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation”


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I almost got in a fight at WalMart- Lessons Learned!

I’ll be the first to say that I’m not perfect, and today I proved it. I got involved in a verbal altercation at WalMart that could have had serious consequences. Let’s take a look at what happened, and what I could have done better:

Camillus Carnivore X

Here’s a review I did of the Camillus Carnivore X machete. I was surprised by how much I liked it!