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Dealing With Fear in a Self-Defense Situation

Dealing With Fear in a Self-Defense Situation

One of the hardest aspects of a self-defense situation to deal with is the overwhelming...
Modern Lessons from the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Modern Lessons from the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

The gunfight at the O.K. Corral is one of the iconic shootouts of the Old...
Should You Mount a Light to Your Concealed-Carry Gun?

Should You Mount a Light to Your Concealed-Carry Gun?

Does a flashlight belong on your concealed-carry pistol? Sheriff Jim discusses the issue here.
Training for Close-Range Defense with Your Concealed Carry Gun

Training for Close-Range Defense with Your Concealed Carry Gun

Preparing for close-range encounters is vital for self-defense, and users must know how to effectively...
Stick to One Concealed-Carry Gun

Stick to One Concealed-Carry Gun

Is it a good idea to change your concealed-carry gun? Sheriff Jim has a few...
Three Self-Defense Myths That Just Won't Die

Three Self-Defense Myths That Just Won't Die

It is absolutely amazing the way some self-defense and gun myths continue to get passed...
Four Overused Phrases in the Gun World

Four Overused Phrases in the Gun World

Sheriff Jim shares a few of the tired lines he's sick of hearing gun owners...
Overcoming the Fight-or-Flight Response

Overcoming the Fight-or-Flight Response

Recognizing how your body will instinctively react to a threat and planning accordingly will put...
Dry-Fire Drills: Are They Worth It?

Dry-Fire Drills: Are They Worth It?

What are some of the benefits of practicing with dry-fire drills in the home? What...
Professional Firearms Training vs. Hollywood Training

Professional Firearms Training vs. Hollywood Training

Many people model their firearm skills from movie scenes and TV shows without taking time...
How Much Ammo Do You Need for Concealed Carry?

How Much Ammo Do You Need for Concealed Carry?

If you use a firearm for concealed carry, it's important to carry extra ammunition. How...
Don't Forget the Shotgun for Home Defense

Don't Forget the Shotgun for Home Defense

AR-15 rifles are becoming popular home-defense options, but don't forget about the trusty and relatively...
5 Tips for Choosing the Best Concealed Carry Holster

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Concealed Carry Holster

Finding the best holster for concealed carry is a never-ending quest. Here are five tips...
Situational Awareness for Personal Defense

Situational Awareness for Personal Defense

Sheriff Jim talks about situational awareness, the Cooper Color Code and why individuals need to...
Choosing the Best Pocket Pistol for Concealed Carry

Choosing the Best Pocket Pistol for Concealed Carry

When it comes to picking the best pocket pistol for your concealed-carry needs, there are...
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