Archive for the ‘Humor’ Category

Brace Yourself

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

There Are Many Like It

Monday, April 6th, 2015

I'm in the process of putting together a photo album of the Burton/Heirloom 1911 Commander that shows all the little things that make it different & special compared to all the other Commanders out there. That got me thinking about the Glock 19 I was carrying. Here's what makes it different ...


Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Every time someone visits my site, I make a few pennies. That's what those ads on the right do. After a recent explosive "debate" on my Facebook page I have discovered the fastest way to becoming a millionaire. Glocks are not perfect. They have some design features which are not necessarily ideal. Some ...


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 hat ...

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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: Which of course would make anyone think of... [youtube][/youtube] Train hard & stay safe! ToddG

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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][/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 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 ...