The MOST Important Upgrade for Your New AR-15 Rifle

[ED: A Foghorn classic from back in the day. The advice is still every bit as good, though there are more options out there now.] There’s little doubt that the AR-15 is the most popular rifle design around. It’s been called America’s rifle. Just about everyone seems to have one. But while the design is […]

Do Guns Cause Adolescents to Commit Suicide?

By Robert B. Young, MD Short answer: No. But you wouldn’t know that from the breathless media coverage of a recent study from the Boston University and Harvard’s T.C. Chan’s Schools of Public Health. “Household Gun Ownership and Youth Suicide Rates at the State Level, 2005–2015” was published online by the American Journal of Preventive MedicineJanuary 17. Suicide is a complex […]

SHOT Show: 5.11’s New EDC gear

Each SHOT Show sees 5.11 introduce dozens of new products. This year, some of the most interesting for shooters are affordable EDC items that would be worthy additions to any range bag (or pocket). 5.11’s done a lot of work to upgrade their line of flashlights. We liked this one most, the pocketable Rapid PL1AA. […]