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An American Classic

Making my living as a gun writer, it is my privilege to hunt with a broad assortment of rifles. I’ve taken game with just about every sort of rifle that is manufactured, including those nasty “black” rifles. However, when left … Continue reading

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Keep It Simple

We often think of the KISS Principle (Keep It Simple, Stupid) as applying to personal defense. Obviously, it has a far wider ranging effect than that. It is really good advice concerning most things in our life. But I assure … Continue reading

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Free-Ranging Aoudad

Just so you’ll know that my last blog wasn’t a backdoor slam at hunting exotic animals, let me tell you about some excellent hunting that we have out here in the Big Bend country of West Texas. Of course, I’m … Continue reading

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