Archive for the ‘Humor’ Category

Gunkata

Saturday, December 20th, 2014

He gets out the driver's side front door, goes back in through the driver's side rear door, then hangs upside down out the passenger side rear door. Because being in the driver's seat would be too dangerous. Words escape me.  Watch the entire video. There's even an honest-to-God tactical roll. Free pistol-training.com hat ...

Big in…

Friday, December 12th, 2014

It's amazing what you see when checking where a hundred or so visitors came from in the course of a few hours: arms-cool.net Which of course would make anyone think of... [youtube]http://youtu.be/tl6u2NASUzU[/youtube] Train hard & stay safe! ToddG

Nor I

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Tam talks Russian roulette: I literally can't even. "Court documents say other party-goers warned Saye that a semi-automatic pistol would not work for the game." They were probably trying to decide who was right in a debate over a lightsaber cross guard. Train hard & stay safe! ToddG

Why Did It Take So Long To Get a Striker-Fired SIG?

Friday, January 10th, 2014

The reign of the SFA (striker-fired action) pistol is all but complete. Why did it take so long for SIG to get on board? Well, at least one part of the story is a great example of how companies can become blindly biased by their own products. And like most of ...

Diminished Training Value

Monday, October 21st, 2013

People often ask me why there are 1" squares on my Q-PT target. This excellent training video from the brilliant folks at Dynamic Pie Concepts explains it far better than I ever could: [youtube]http://youtu.be/dGJT38HJaHg[/youtube] Train hard & stay safe! ToddG

What’s Wrong With This Pistol?

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Yeah, it's the grips. Oh, and the trigger guard is missing, too. (from the NRA National Firearms Museum in Fairfax, VA) Train hard & stay safe! ToddG

Internet: Dangerous & Funny

Monday, September 30th, 2013

I backtracked a link from a thread on AR15.com and became completely entranced. A guy is absolutely certain the FBI doesn't have any 1911 pistols and keeps arguing about it. A dozen or so people -- some with very specific and credible knowledge -- try to set the record straight ...

Who Says IDPA Vests Aren’t Real World?

Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

Responders to the Westgate Shopping Center attack in Nairobi... Hat tip to GJM for finding this Reuters pic and noting the IDPA logo on the middle guy's vest. So much for the old saw about no one ever wearing those vests "for real" outside of matches, I guess. Now it's official ...

The Not-so-best Laid Plans…

Monday, August 12th, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/2I6s2cSAWnQ[/youtube] Target shredded. Pistol wasn't fully loaded. Slow motion camera went skydiving. Second try went better... view it here. Train hard & stay safe! ToddG

Context Matters

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

This sign is posted at Peacemaker National Training Center in West Virginia: It makes far more sense when you see it in context. Train hard & stay safe! ToddG