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Deals for Saturday, July 9th

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Deals for Saturday, July 9th, include Speer Lawman 9mm 147gr subsonic ammunition for only $11.99/50, Keen Men’s Ambler Low Hikers for 50% off, and a Colt Peacemaker SSA BB Revolver lightning deal for only $79.99. Speer Lawman 9mm 147 gr TMJ On Sale for $11.99/50 Speer Lawman is my favorite brand of range ammo, and their excellent subsonic round is …

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Guns to Market Up 1500%, Gun Crimes Down 70% since 1993

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The National Shooting Sport Foundation (NSSF) released an infographic that depicts the significant drop in gun crimes even as guns to market have increased significantly.  Since the early 90s: Homicide with firearms are down 43% Other crimes with firearms are down 70% Unintentional firearms fatalities are down 60% None of these are population adjusted, meaning that the rate of these …

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New Device to Allow Mobile Calling without Cell Service

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The Beartooth is a Bluetooth device paired with an app that turns your smartphone into a walkie talkie, enabling you to communicate with any other Beartooth user up to 5 miles away for voice or 10 miles away for text and location sharing.  The device can also act as a repeater allowing ranges extending beyond those values when more than …

Deals for Friday, July 8th

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Deals for Friday, July 8th, include up to 50% off Hoppe’s gun cleaning supplies, $20 off Magpul MBUS Gen 2 backup sights, and $100 off Vortex Diamondback 12×50 binoculars. Hoppe’s Gun Cleaning Supplies up to 50% Off Amazon has most Hoppe’s gun cleaning supplies on sale with many popular items heavily discounted.  BoreSnakes, cleaning kits and lubricants are among those …

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Footage Suggests At Least One Dallas Shooter Had Training [GRAPHIC]

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I awoke this morning horrified to learn of the assassination of five law enforcement officers who were protecting an anti-police violence rally in Dallas. Like many of you, tragedies like this leave me searching for answers, and in doing so, I came across what was a live news stream that captured the death of one of the officers. I struggled with …

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US Marine Spent 4 Years on “No Fly” List

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“I’m no James Bond. I have a wife and four kids. Why would I go undercover as a bargaining deal to be taken off the list when I hadn’t done anything wrong in the first place? I thought that in a few months the government would realize they’d made a mistake about me.” -Abe Marshall US Marine Abe Marshall was …

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News Corp. Still Gets Gun Facts Wrong

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In 2014, Marketwatch.com, a subsidiary of News Corp., published an error-filled slideshow titled “10 Things the Gun Industry Won’t Tell You.”  Two days ago, they republished it with supposed updates.  Well, these updates don’t seem to have gotten the facts any better this time around.  With a list like this, reporter Catey Hill resorts to half-truths and cherry picking to …

Deals for Thursday, July 7th

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Deals for Thursday, July 7th, include CCI Standard Velocity ammunition for only 9 cents per round, an extra 10% off with free shipping from Cabela’s Bargain Cave, a 10-pack of PMAGs for only $109.99, and a LifeStraw personal water filter for only $19.95. CCI STANDARD VELOCITY 22LR IN STOCK $.09/RD Natchez Shooters Supplies has my favorite 22LR in stock with …

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Are Modern Antidepressants Contributing to Mass Killings?

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“[T]here is little reason to think that any antidepressant is better than nothing for young people.” – Dr Jon Jureidini, University of Adelaide This is a very interesting bit of secondary research suggesting that all but one of the anti-depressants commonly prescribed teens and kids are not only ineffective, but in some cases are quite harmful. So many of the kids …

Deals for Wednesday, July 6th

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Deals for Wednesday, July 6th, include a craft and hobby kit from Dremel, $5 shipping from Cabela’s, and a sweet deal on an Aero Precision rifle from Brownell’s.   AMAZON Dremel 2290 3-Tool Craft & Hobby Maker Kit, $79 with free shipping (orig. $99) Comes with 200-series rotary tool, 290 engraver, and 2000 butane soldering torch. Amazon.com: http://amzn.to/29hODkB CABELA’S $5 shipping on …