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I Had to Use My Gun Today

Always at the ready, I never thought I would ever have to actually use my gun. Then came the day, three weeks ago, now, when I called my friends to say, “I had to  use my gun, today.” The circumstances … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Robbed…

I came home recently to discover I had been robbed. A forced entry, my house sustained full raping and pillaging. Shocked, blissfully, I felt truly grateful to have not been home. Had I been home, I would have had to … Continue reading

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The Gun is STILL Not the Problem

As per norm, the refreshed zeal for gun control misses the point that the gun is not the problem. Controlling a gun will not stop it from doing or not doing a specific action, namely firing at a human being … Continue reading

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Gun Control

The first thing I learned about “gun control” involves squeeeeeeezing the trigger. You really need to fully commit and fully focus on a smooth, evenly timed trigger pull. While riveting your visual on your front sight the entire cycle of … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

The final days of January 2012 approach. Those resolutions made with such heartfelt intentions, somehow, seem so long ago. But, in truth, they were uttered just a few short weeks ago. How are the resolutions going at this point? Do … Continue reading

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“They” Owe Me, Part II

Over time, I did earn more money with my government job. Not that I ever got a promotion, but that I did receive annual cost of living increases and step increases. Even without a promotion, an officer’s existing pay level … Continue reading

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