Curt Andrews

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Outdoors
Warm Weather Concealed Carry

It is the time of the year again for short sleeves and pants.  This brings up the question of how do we conceal a handgun in warmer weather?  There is a saying in the concealed carry world and it goes like

Outdoors
Defending Yourself From Your Vehicle

Today you and your family are taking that well-deserved vacation- a trip across the USA in the family vehicle.  You packed the luggage, the kids are in the car, ready to go.  Your handgun is loaded and ready be

Outdoors
Shotgun For Best Home Defense

Shotguns are one of the most owned firearms in the USA, and are probably as popular as the AR-15.  About everyone I know has a shotgun which they either bought or were given by their father or grandfather.  Whe

Politics
Introduce Shooting Sports Today

How do we secure the firearm sports that we all love and enjoy?  By introducing new people to shooting sports.    How do you get someone who has never fired a handgun before to go to the range with you?

Lifestyle
Self-Defense Safety When Visually Impaired

We plan, and we practice and know what we are going to do when everything is in the controlled parameters of our plan.  But have you ever thought about what would happen to your plan if something like your visi

Lifestyle
Cycling Self-Defense

Spring is on its way, and many of us like to get outdoors and exercise. Some walk, others run or hike, but I like to cycle.  Cycling can be dangerous, and I have to think of my personal safety while I am out ridi

Lifestyle
Know Before You Go

We have been there before: we’re packing for a trip or a vacation, checking everything off our list- clothing, toiletries, medications, and your handgun. These days it’s like a visa card “don&rsquo

Lifestyle
The Effective Concealed Carry Purse

In recent years, more women have been getting into shooting sports.  In turn, this has had a major influence in the concealed carry market.  If you were to ask me five years ago about holster selections for a w

Lifestyle
Self-Defense In A Non-Permissive Environment

At one time or another, we all have been or worked in an environment where we are not allowed to carry a handgun.  That place may be for some of us, a workplace, school, or a visit to a government building. Where I

Politics
Handgun Open Carry Do’s and Don’ts

I don’t know about you, but lately, I have seen an increase of people who open carry.  Let me say that  I am not against open carry.  I do practice open carry, but only in a few places.  I

Lifestyle
What to Do When You’re Carrying and are Confronted by the Police

You are out shopping with your family, and you have your handgun with you.  You are walking around the mall, and someone spots your handgun.  They call the police and tell them there is a person with a gun in t

Politics
National Reciprocity, Suppressor, FOPA, and Securing The Second Amendment

It is time for us to stand up! The time for division is behind us.  We, “bitter clingers” as the left likes to call us, need to stand together and support each other so that after the inauguration of