Review: Canik TP9SA 9mm Semi-Auto Pistol

October 13, 2015 Rourke 1

Colt. Springfield. Glock. Smith & Wesson. H&K. Ruger. All these brands are well respected and have been putting out high quality firearms for years. For most the mention of any of those brands and it is […]

Don’t own a gun? No better time than now!

October 2, 2015 Rourke 17

Seems like there are more and more terrible events happening where some mentally-unstable person takes the lives of innocent citizens via a mass shooting. When it happens it makes national news and the anti-gun movement […]


Panhandle Rancher responds…..EDC

August 5, 2015 Rourke 7

Every Day Carry, revisited.   Might I have erred by considering the military looking bag carrying male a threat? At least one reader thinks so. We have created a dangerous modern society and I submit […]

A few thoughts on gun control…..

July 27, 2015 Rourke 14

Gun control is certainly on the lips of many today due to recent news headlines and gun control is one issue that I certainly have opinions on. Top online criminal justice programs, police academies, and […]

Gun control initiative coming?

June 8, 2015 Rourke 2

Yes – President Obama continues to be THE best gun salesman in the history of the planet. It is being reported that the Justice Department is looking to change the definition of “pistol” in the […]

Getting Started with Survival Preparations

May 12, 2015 Rourke 8

There are many people that are just now looking into “survival”. Many of these new “preppers” have become interested due to severe economic situations in this country as well as uncertainty throughout the World. Many people are having their […]

3 Easy Tips to Improve Your Handgun Accuracy

April 14, 2015 Rourke 7

The ability to fire a handgun accurately is crucial to survival, not only yours, but that of innocent bystanders. Since many individuals opt to carry handguns for the purposes of self-defense, accuracy is also important […] now an official sponsor

April 13, 2015 Rourke 1

I am pleased to announce that Classic Firearms out of Monroe, NC is now an official sponsor of I became familiar with Classic Firearms after ordering a Bear Creek Arsenal upper to complete an […]

Photo slideshow……Enjoy!

October 28, 2014 Rourke 1

Hey all –  Every so often I throw together a few pictures I gather from my travels across the Internet. Last time it was all guns – this time a combination of things. Hope you […]

Why I like the 9mm…..

October 13, 2014 Rourke 14

A couple things I want to state right off the bat. I am NOT saying that the 45ACP, 40S&W, .357 Sig, 45GAP, or any other pistol caliber is inferior to the 9mm. Shoot what you […]