Outdoor

4th of July

Emergency Rooms Brace for 4th of July Injuries

Every year, drunk Americans blow themselves up with fireworks on the 4th of July. I’m sure some of them are sober, but that doesn’t make it any better. The Pew Research Center stated, “On average, more than 45,000 people visit U.S. hospital emergency rooms for treatment of injuries on July 4 and 5.” Furthermore, on …

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National

National Guardsman is Aiming for the Olympics

Spc. Thomas Echelberger is a member of the 195th Regional Training Institute. He is also a biathlete for the New Hampshire National Guard (NHNG) and trying to make it to the Winter Olympics. Echelberger currently is in Jericho, Vermont, conducting a biathlon training course. The Army states, “The invitation-only program trains top Nordic athletes for a chance …

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Ryan Holt

Marine Vet makes 5th appearance on Naked and Afraid

Ryan Holt had an impressive career in the Marine Corps. The Maine native did multiple combat deployments and was honorably discharged after 8 years. However, he wasn’t done pushing his limits. Not too long after he took off the uniform, he took the rest of his clothes off. On national television no less. Holt has …

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TSA

TSA low key roasts people who get caught with weapons

Whoever runs the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) social media deserves a raise. Particularly the Instagram account. Their bio lists their name as “Travel Tips & Dad Jokes Hits” and it sure delivers. The posts are long, but genuinely funny. They call out people for trying to sneak prohibited items onto airplanes in the most ridiculous …

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The Road to Mammoth: Getting Good DOPE Part 2

Welcome back! Part one taught us the importance of accurately measuring data from your rifle. Subsequently, Chris will give us the necessary next steps to ensure your freedom seeds land exactly where you intend to plant them. DOPE is on the brain today friends. Confirm the firing solution accuracy at supersonic and into transonic By now, …

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DOPE

The Road to Mammoth: Getting Good DOPE pt. 1

Snipers weaponize math. To do this, they use Data on Personal Equipment (DOPE). However, that is not to be confused with Data From Previous Engagement (DOPE). So no matter what kind of DOPE you use, killing bad guys with math is pretty dope. Although, if you think mastering ballistics, and their solvers, requires Jedi like …

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Ballahack Airsoft

Airsoft After Service: You may be Surprised

Beyond just being bored from COVID-19, Veterans are always looking for the next adventure. We caught up with some who have turned to airsoft to meet fellow Vets. Also, to have some fun while staying 6ft apart. Airsoft is a combat simulation using replica guns that shoot plastic BBs. They can sting, but it is …

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Mammoth

The Road To Mammoth 2021: Gear Check – Mystery Ranch 3DAP

What comes to mind when you see the words “Mil Spec”?? At best  slick marketing executives throw those words around as if they bestow upon their product some heroic qualities. At worst consumers willingly divorce themselves from reason and pay extra for “mil-spec quality.” I’m not discounting there are high quality items that are technically …

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Silkies Across America

Irreverent Warriors Hike: Silkies Across America

“We bring veterans together using humor and camaraderie to improve mental health and prevent veteran suicide.” A simple motto. However, these are the principles that governs the Irreverent Warriors. If you have not heard of the group, surely you’ve heard of a silkies hike? A voluntary ruck march conducted by individuals wearing military style gym shorts. …

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Gunfighter Cast talks to ‘Shooter Rughi’

Gunfighter Cast is a production of Gun Mag Warehouse, your one stop shop for keeping your guns fed. We had the chance to listen to the latest episode, featuring Shooter Rughi, the now-famous protection detail professional who disarmed a protester in Seattle. In what may be the most viewed video of the last two weeks …

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