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A Guide To Concealed Carry Reciprocity In Tennessee

In Concealed Carry Laws by M.D. Creekmore2 Comments

Tennessee has the ideal configuration to border numerous states. “The Volunteer State” shares borders with the following states located in the Midwest and Southeastern regions of the United States: Alabama Arkansas Georgia Kentucky Mississippi Missouri North Carolina Virginia Only one state (Missouri) touches as many states as Tennessee touches. Throw in neighboring states like Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, and South Carolina …

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Do You Really Need A .22 Caliber Handgun?

In Concealed Carry Handguns by Contributor3 Comments

By The Graduate Shootist We say “it depends”. People seeking one do-all firearm would probably be better off with something shoulder-fired like a 12 Gauge shotgun. Heck, a 26 or 28” pump-gun with a spare rifle-sighted slug barrel could handle anything that roams North America, including all two or four legged threats. But of course, two-handed activities and/or the need …

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Concealed Carry Handgun Laws By State

In Concealed Carry Laws by M.D. Creekmore

As an integral part of the Bill of Rights, the 2nd Amendment to the United Constitution reads “A well-regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.” The 2nd Amendment has undergone intense judicial scrutiny since the Founding Fathers declared the “right to bear …

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What Is The Best Concealed Carry Belt?

In Concealed Carry Gear by Jesse MathewsonLeave a Comment

Of the many items purchased to make carrying a firearm, mace, knife or another defensive tool easier the belt it far and away the most important. In this article I will go over why you need a belt, what belt types exist and of course my personal favorite belts for concealed carry. When it comes to belts the topic is …

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Concealed Carry for Fat Guys!

In Concealed Carry Tactics by Jesse Mathewson24 Comments

Being disabled and partially sedentary I have put some weight on. However, carrying concealed is still a priority and I have adjusted appropriately. Now for the record, I have lost 12 pounds and counting over the past couple of months. For now, I can honestly say I am a fat guy who successfully carries concealed. This article addresses concealed carry …

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Complete Guide to Buying a Handgun from a Pawn Shop

In General Topics by Jesse Mathewson5 Comments

Expert tips on how to buy your first firearm… Before we begin it is essential to understand that this article is meant as an information piece and does not constitute all gun store owners or workers. Additionally, I believe in private business, which means that while I personally disagree with an approach taken, I firmly support the individual owner or …

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Why You Should Be Trained and Armed: Or How To Prevent A Fire Before It Starts!

In Concealed Carry Handguns by Jesse Mathewson5 Comments

Every once and awhile I am asked if I believe people should have assault weapons or high capacity magazines for self-defense, they also ask, why should anyone need a gun? Given that I do not wear “Shoot first ask questions later” or “I dial 1911” shirts, have no political bumper stickers and stopped wearing “tactical hats” and 511 shirts several years ago …