Politics

Election 2016 – The Monkey Wrench

“The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, and intolerable...”  H. L. Mencken   I've done my best to keep [...]

Stock up!

"Change is the only constant in life." - Heraclitus During a conversation today with a rep from a MAJOR US gun manufacturer we were informed that they are planning to increase manufacturing output 300% over the next 6-weeks. Sounds like they're expecting a mad rush! The days are ticking down towards the November election, and [...]

Baton Rouge Comments

Today our nation lost another 3 peace officers at the hands of an assassin. 3 Baton Rouge officers are dead, and another 3 are wounded, one of them in critical condition. Details are sketchy, but with the recent officer involved shooting in Baton Rouge, my money is on the murderer being motivated by the lies [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:15+00:00July 17th, 2016|Attitude, In the News, Politics|0 Comments

The Huns Are Coming

"Shoot back!" - Milo Yiannopoulos A week ago today 49 of my fellow citizens were murdered by an Islamic terrorist on American soil. An agent of a foreign enemy, in an act of war, attacked civilians and slaughtered them inside our borders. That is the reality no one seems to be able to admit. "...[I'm [...]

Observations From The Road – by Nick Girka

[Today's blog entry is by guest writer Nick Girka. Nick is a serious student of the gun, and a dear friend of Fortress. - Frank] Like millions of American families we loaded up the family truckster for spring break and headed down the highways of America – destination: Virginia.  I have been combing the roadways [...]

The Enemy Among Us

Fortress Staff Instructor Tommy Teach gives us his take on what our nation faces Terrorism: noun ter·ror·ism \ˈter-ər-ˌi-zəm\ : the use of violent acts to frighten the people in an area as a way of trying to achieve a political goal Assimilate: verb as·sim·i·late \ə-ˈsi-mə-ˌlāt\ : to learn (something) so that it is fully understood [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:23+00:00December 9th, 2015|Attitude, Instructor Notes, Liberty, Politics|0 Comments

France

History is a vast early warning system. – Norman Cousins   Once again the world is faced with a coordinated act of terrorism resulting in triple digit deaths. For those of us paying attention the lessons are the same obvious points we’ve been pontificating about for years. 1 – There is a war on. And [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:25+00:00November 14th, 2015|Attitude, In the News, Instructor Notes, Politics|0 Comments