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How NRA Trained America’s Snipers To Fight “Over…

A “hun’s head” target was used at the Small Arms Firing School. A specially constructed “trench” range at Camp Perry also presented moving paper mache heads. At the Small Arms Firing School held at Camp…

Marlin Model 1895: The Ultimate Guide Gun

Marlin’s modern Model 1895 has been chambered in .45-70 Gov’t since its introduction in 1972. Shown at top is an octagon-barrel model owned by the author’s late friend and firearm industry notable Chub Eastman. Below…

100-year-old man accidentally shoots himself in the Bronx

A 100-year-old Bronx man accidentally shot himself with an illegal gun on Thursday, according to police sources. Pedro Detres, born in March of 1917, was handling his .32-caliber revolver at his E. 162nd Street apartment…

5 Best Guns For Home Defense

Having nothing more than a baseball bat isn’t going to give you much mental assurance or real physical protection in the event of a break-in while you or a family member is at home. Countless…

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‘Life Below Zero,’ Appreciated

If you like to watch naked people having nervous breakdowns and getting bitten by bugs in warm, disgusting parts of the world, Naked and Afraid is your cup of tea or, more properly, your cup of protozoan-infested…

6 Terrifying BEAR ATTACK stories!

Grizzly bears are the largest predator in North America, but they seldom pose a serious threat to outdoorsmen who’ve taken the proper precautions. According to the National Park Service, historical data shows that on average…

The Strange Fate of the .260 Remington

A reader asked, “How come the 6.5 Creedmoor is setting the world on fire while the .260 Remington is barely surviving? Are people nuts?” Let’s answer the easy part of that question first. Yes, people…

The Six Best Lever Action Rifles (and When…

I CAN EASILY measure a rifle's worth in cold mechanical terms, but not so the lever action. Let me put it this way: Can you picture John Wayne with anything but a lever gun? It's…