2016 Tactical Conference AAR No. 1

Phew!!! What a phenomenal weekend! All the trainers at the Rangemaster Tactical Conference did a great job presenting their material, and for the most part we didn’t have any insurmountable snafus. I was originally scheduled to present once, but then I…

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Three Pauls and a Bloody Pig

Dredging down a hill through the loose gravel, I started to feel sharp pings in my hip. I was nervous that the osteo-arthro-gods would curse my weekend, since the newly titaniumized T-Bot hadn’t done much extended standing or walking. But…

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Paul-E-Palooza

I’ve never been to Paul-E-Palooza. And sadly I never had the pleasure of training under its legendary namesake, the late Paul Gomez. But in its first two years, Paul-E-Palooza reportedly sold out months in advance and raised thousands of dollars for…

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Mighty Mama

I would just like to take a moment to congratulate an amazing woman with an amazing story on her latest amazing accomplishment (among many). Mrs. Melody Lauer, who goes by the internet moniker “Limatunes,” is an accomplished defensive shooter, an…

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A Thing of Beauty

After much scheduling and postponing and teetering and yessing and noing and maybeing, by some stroke of luck I finally managed to herd a chunk of my closest friends and family members together for a private handgun carry permit class. That unlikely…

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