Jon Reidy

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Waterfowl: 9 Tips for Hunting Mallards in Cut Corn Fields

When cold weather comes and marshes freeze, it’s time to gather up your decoys… and get ready for the best duck hunting of the season. Late-season …

How Ducks See: The Science Behind Waterfowl Eyesight

The mallards leap from their roost on the Susquehanna River, greeting the rising sun with an anxious chorus of beating wings and excited quacks. …

How to Cure a Gun-Shy Puppy

When puppies are surprised by loud noises, they may become shy for life. Prevent this by teaching yours that violent sounds mean something good is …

Perfect Hunting Dog: The Best Breed for Your Hunting Style

The bond between man and dog forms strongest when you and your furry partner share interests. Here are types of hunters and the breeds that fit them. …

Waterfowl: How to Hunt Mallards in Flooded Timber

<i>Illustration by Steve Sanford</i><p>There is nothing like a flooded-timber hunt when mallards pour from the heavens like rain, but sucking birds into even …

Hunting

How to Make Your Own Ghillie Net

There are plenty of camo products for sale out there, but few garments can rival a good homemade ghillie suit.

Homemade

First Time Duck Hunter: Five Steps to Successful Duck Hunting

After Benelli sent me a Super Black Eagle II to test out in anticipation of my first duck hunt, I’ve been trying to consume everything I can about …

The 4 Critical Spots to Keep Warm While Deer Hunting — The Hunting page

Deer hunting and cold weather go together like peanut butter and jelly. The best way to succeed at hunting is to prepare for the cold. Over the …

5 Awesome Pieces of Duck Hunting Gear

A perk of my job is gear testing. And while I’m not receiving new 4-wheelers or pallets of ammo delivered to my door, I do get to test some cool new …

Batteries

Girl in a Country Song

At first glance, the sapphire-eyed Maddie Marlow and the deeply tanned Tae Dye do look like girls skimmed off the top of the country charts, where …

Kenny Chesney: Country music objectifies 'the hell out of women'

Kenny Chesney is not shy about his current thoughts on the state of country music.<p>The 46-year-old country star is surprisingly speaking out against the "bro-country" songs that he feels have dominated the genre in recent years.<p>"Over the last several years, it seems like anytime anybody sings about …

Margo Price and the New Generation of Traditional Country Singers Sound Off

Tuesday evening at storied Nashville club Exit/In, <i>Rolling Stone Country</i> will present its inaugural showcase, as three must-hear acts on the fall …

Country Music

The Women in Country Music Problem Isn't Getting Better

Last month, Miranda Lambert’s ‘Somethin’ Bad’ quietly fell from the radio airplay charts, peaking just inside the Top 10. The powerhouse duet with …

Country Music

Ricky Skaggs supportive of gay country singers coming out

Bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs was asked by TMZ what he thought of country artists like Ty Herndon and Billy Gilman coming out. At first Skaggs demurred saying, "That's not what my work is about."<p>But then the 60-year-old guitarist announced, "I love everybody" and added that he hoped they would be …

God Made Girls is no retort to bro-country trend

One of country music’s fastest-rising hits is also one of its most divisive. God Made Girls by RaeLynn, a twangy Texas-born singer and former contestant on NBC’s The Voice, reached the Top 20 on country radio last week – thanks, in part, to a big push from Clear Channel’s On the Verge program, …

MathSteps: Grade 7: Linear Equations: What Is It?

When a linear equation has two variables, as it usually does, it has an infinite number of solutions. Each solution is a pair of numbers (<i>x</i>,<i>y</i>) that …

Mathematics

Injury Prevention for Strength Training With Yoga and Pilates

More and more people are enjoying strength training, even more women are seen lifting big weights in the gyms now, the idea that 'strong is the new …

Exercise

Body found after young soldier plunges into river from top of 195ft Tyne Bridge

Sean Foster View gallery<p>A body pulled from the River Tyne is believed to be that of former soldier Sean Foster, who plunged nearly 200ft from a …

Strength Training for High School Volleyball

I have had the opportunity to strength train my two daughters for the last few years. Savannah is sixteen years old, 5’10”, a junior in high school, …

The 68 Hottest Photos From The Model Beach Volleyball Tournament 2014

As if you needed more reasons to be in Miami right now, this past weekend South beach’s hottest were all taking part in the annual Model Beach …

Grad Student Invents Flying Ambulance Drone To Deliver Emergency Shocks

Drones have been used to kill people in war zones and to spy on people. Now a sharp young graduate student in the Netherlands has come up with an innovative new use for drones that could one day help save thousands of lives.<p>The American Heart Association estimates that about 360,000 people in the …