American Grit Stories

These American Grit Stories are for you to look to for guidance, for inspiration and to honor those who would normally go unnoticed. Or, they are topics we couldn’t put under the other sections…

outdoor

Top 21 Outdoor Brands That You’ll Have For Life

There is a world of a difference between shopping smart and buying on the cheap. Shopping smart is about making a lifetime investment in one purchase, without being too keen on the price. However, buying on the cheap, more often than not, means the item will need replacing after a short while. That is a risk …

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2018 Honda Civic Hatchback

2018 Honda Civic Hatchback

The Euro-inspired 2018 Honda Civic Hatchback begins arriving at dealerships today with a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP1) starting at $19,900 for the LX with 6-speed manual transmission. The Civic Hatchback joined the Civic line-up last year and has been a hit with its edgy styling, fun-to-drive nature, versatility and premium features. With its high performance and …

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flood damaged guns and ammo

Can You Salvage Flood Damaged Guns and Ammo?

Firearms owners who have seen their guns and stored ammunition get damaged by recent floods need to know that all is not lost. While those that are in storm-wracked areas are probably wondering if their firearms and ammunition can be salvaged and safely used, here is the truth and what you can do for your …

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Fiat 500X Urbana Edition

All New! Fiat 500X Urbana Edition

The FIAT brand announced today the addition of the Urbana Edition to its Italian-designed, fun-to-drive Fiat 500X lineup, offering customers yet another way to showcase their personality with their FIAT vehicle. “The Fiat 500X combines iconic Italian style with functionality, performance and all-wheel-drive confidence,” said Tim Kuniskis, Head of Passenger Car Brands – Dodge, SRT, Chrysler …

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Harley-Davidson

Harley-Davidson Rolls Out Eight New Cruiser Motorcycles In Largest-Ever Product Development Project

Leading into its 115th Anniversary year, Harley-Davidson today launched five new Touring bikes and eight all-new Softail Big-Twin cruisers designed under the largest product development project in company history. Part of the Motor Company’s commitment to launch 100 high-impact motorcycles by 2027, each new cruiser was redesigned from the ground-up and features the Milwaukee-Eight engine, an all-new frame and …

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Opinion: CBS show ‘SEAL TEAM’ embarks on suicide mission.

“THIS FALL on CBS, catch the newest hit drama to hit the big network airwaves.  Go inside the day to day operation of the the Navy’s SEALs as they prepare, plan, and execute the nations top priority…” As I hear this it becomes drowned out by the roar of a thousand veterans’ eyes as they …

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buying a tactical flashlight

Don’t Get Left in the Dark: Factors to Consider When Buying a Tactical Flashlight

Now you may be wondering, do I really need to read an article detailing factors when buying a tactical flashlight? It shines light, plain and simple, right? Not so fast, Poindexter.  Not all tactical flashlights are created equal. So let me just say this, if you’ve ever cleared a dimly lit building – or tried to …

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range 15

Range 15 Review

I went to see the new movie from the guys at Ranger Up and Article 15 last night, Range 15 but before I get in to the review, I’ve got to go a bit old man on something. I don’t go to movie theaters for movies very often. I’ve got a great drive-in theater located …

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Top 5 Army Movies

#5 Stripes Hard-luck cabbie John Winger (Bill Murray) — directionless after being fired from his job and dumped by his girlfriend — enlists in the U.S. Army with his close pal, Russell Ziskey (Harold Ramis). After his barely satisfactory performance in basic training, the irreverent Winger emerges as the figurehead for a ragtag band of …

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