Archive for the ‘Other’ Category

Gun Control, Now with More Iron(y)

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/LORVfnFtcH0[/youtube] The irony of using a full motion video distributed on the internet to promote the idea that technology has changed beyond what the Founding Fathers intended thus requiring a reexamination of Constitutional gun rights is just awesome. Train hard & stay safe! ToddG TIP OF THE HAT to BaiHu on pistol-forum.com (because ...

Bravo Company Stands Tall

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

While neither shooting- nor pistol-related, I felt this was important and hope that it will be copied, repeated, and shared by every gun owner. Bravo Company Manufacturing has decided to cancel its new contract with the Milwaukee Police Department. Very shortly after winning the prestigious and lucrative bid to replace Milwaukee's ...

The Lie of Need

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

My wife is a nationally recognized expert in her professional community, a community in which liberals are substantially more prevalent than conservatives. She travels the country quite a bit attending conferences and seminars, and many of her peers know she is a gun owner. She came home from one such ...

7th Circuit Decides in Favor of CCW

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

"The Supreme Court has decided that the amendment confers a right to bear arms for self-defense, which is as important outside the home as inside." -- Judge Richard Posner writing for the majority in Moore v. Madigan In a decision that surprised a number of people who'd been following the case closely, ...

Thank You Veterans

Sunday, November 11th, 2012



The End(?) of the RECOIL Magazine “Sporting Purpose” Fiasco

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Well, Jerry Tsai has resigned from RECOIL Magazine over the HK MP7A1 "sporting purpose" dustup. I've got mixed feelings about this. On the one hand, my impression is that both the folks who run RECOIL and Tsai himself learned a hard lesson about what the Second Amendment means... and the fact that ...

HK Responds to RECOIL

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

As mentioned yesterday, the folks at RECOIL Magazine have been trying to blame Heckler & Koch for the magazine's recent article and subsequent public relations fiasco calling the HK MP7A1 unsuitable for ownership by private citizens. Today, Heckler & Koch put forth a formal public statement on the issue: Some readers ...

Bloomberg: Idiot

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

You know we very rarely get into anything political at pistol-training.com. It's not what the site is about and frankly, there are so many excellent RKBA websites and blogs that it would just be redundant. But reading NYC Mayor Bloomberg's call for a national police strike as a response to what ...

Memorial Day

Monday, May 28th, 2012

We will never forget the sacrifice you made.

pistol-training.com Goes to Gunsite

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Well, not really. But a F.A.S.T. Wall of Fame shooter is at Gunsite this week participating in the historic "Glock 250" version of the famous Gunsite 250 pistol program. Glock 250 is a special class celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Glock pistol. I'd actually wanted to sign up for this ...