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Valuables

“You may delay, but time will not.” - Benjamin Franklin This past weekend a mega storm hit 6 Midwestern states where tornadoes leveled multiple towns leaving a path of destruction resembling 1945 Berlin. In viewing video of the aftermath, it’s obvious that most of those in its path lost everything they owned. Most homes of [...]

By |2021-12-14T00:53:23+00:00December 14th, 2021|In the News, Instructor Notes, Legal|0 Comments

Baldwin Shooting

"In a day and age when almost anything can be bought, respect is the one quality which still has to be earned..." - Louis Awerbuck Thursday it was reported that actor Alec Baldwin shot and killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, and wounded director Joel Souza, while filming the movie Rust near Santa Fe, New Mexico. Initial [...]

By |2021-10-24T00:34:11+00:00October 24th, 2021|In the News, Instructor Notes, Legal, Politics, Training|0 Comments

Supply Chain Break

“If soldiers are not to cross international boundaries, goods must do so. Unless the Shackles can be dropped from trade, bombs will be dropped from the sky.”  - Otto T. Mallery Today, in multiple news feeds I follow, I’ve seen 50+ stories and videos pop up regarding the shortages of goods and the shipping disruptions [...]

By |2021-10-12T21:22:58+00:00October 12th, 2021|In the News, Instructor Notes, Politics|0 Comments

Afghanistan

"Thanks to our military and our allies and the brave fighters of Afghanistan, the Taliban regime is coming to an end." - George W. Bush I was 7 years old when the Vietnam war came to a humiliating end. The desperate image of US helicopters lifting off from the roof of the US embassy in [...]

By |2021-08-15T18:17:12+00:00August 15th, 2021|History, In the News, Instructor Notes, Politics|0 Comments

South Africa

"The free world wants to feed South Africa to the Red Crocodile [communism] to appease its hunger." - R. W. Botha Yesterday, a friend contacted me to relate a phone conversation he’d just had with a South African acquaintance – a young woman who is the daughter of a successful businessman. His report, as follows: [...]

Riot Season

“Indeed, if the riots of 2020 prove anything, it’s that a sizable portion of Democratic politicians, intellectuals, academics, and journalists find riots and looting justifiable if committed in the name of “racial justice.” - Andy Ngo, Unmasked: ANTIFA's Radical Plan to Destroy Democracy   Spring has arrived, and along with it, the smell of hygienically [...]

Ammo Update

Hope is the denial of reality - Margret Weis I pointed out last month that the leftists will be going for broke now that they have stolen control of Congress and the White House. This past week the House passed two gun control bills - The "Bipartisan" Background Checks Act of 2021, which requires a [...]

Snow shooting

I’ve received a few notes from friends and students asking for my comments regarding the recent shooting in Pennsylvania involving a dispute between neighbors over snow shoveling. One suggested I write it up for public consumption – so, here it is. On Monday, February 1st, in Plains Township, Pennsylvania, 47-year old James Spaide shot to [...]

Fixed

Everybody knows that the dice are loaded Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed Everybody knows the war is over Everybody knows the good guys lost Everybody knows the fight was fixed The poor stay poor, the rich get rich That's how it goes Everybody knows- Leonard Cohen, from the 1988 song 'Everybody Knows' Compiling my [...]