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Analysis of Top 5 Sniper Rifles? Which One is Best?

The sniper, a soldier trained in precision, long-range fire, is one of the most feared opponents on the battlefield.

Brace Yourself: Here's the Exact Full-Body Workout I Did With the Kettlebell King

If you know me at all, you know I'm a little obsessed with the kettlebell. I was lucky enough to learn from some of the best teachers out there, including Eric Leija, senior kettlebell coach at Onnit who's also known as primal.swoledier on Instagram. He's affectionately called the Kettlebell King. …

Workouts

Laird Hamilton's age-busting 10-point plan to supercharge your body

Laird Hamilton found fame and fortune surfing the world’s biggest breakers. But, as he tells Tim Lewis, his daredevil streak could easily have led him down more dangerous paths as a young man. Plus, he reveals his life secrets for staying ahead of the curve<p>Laird Hamilton has ridden many of the …

Aquatic Sports

5 Facts About Mass Shootings That The Gun Control Fanatics Don’t Want You to See

Opinion<p>Posted: Apr 28, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Every time …

A Gun Nut’s Guide to Gun Control That Works

A federal license for possession of semi-automatic firearms could make Americans safer—and more free.<p>I am a gun industry insider, a lifelong gun owner and a vocal advocate for Second Amendment rights. I am a Texan and an American patriot who hauls my family to church every Sunday in a diesel pickup …

Pre-empting the carnage: Illinois needs a 'red flag law'

Nikolas Cruz. Adam Lanza. Devin Kelley. Seung-Hui Cho. James Holmes. And now, Travis Reinking.<p>We know what threads those names together: all deeply troubled individuals with access to guns, all associated with mass killings involving firearms.<p>Reinking, 29, is charged with killing four people and …

Weapons Are Just Tools. It's People Who Are Dangerous.

As Toronto cleans up the bloody mess caused by Monday's van attack, it's worth noting that Alek Minassian, who has been charged in the attack, …

Study: California gun deaths declined between 2000 and 2015

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gun deaths have fallen in California over a 16-year period ending in 2015, driven largely by a decline in gang violence and …

Newly Released Gov’t Study Shows Overwhelming Number of Shootings Are Defensive

When the Centers for Disease Control researched gun violence two decades ago, it found that firearms are used to protect citizens more than 2 million …

Newly revealed government statistics hidden from public dismantle liberal gun control narrative

Newly discovered statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which were allegedly “never publicly released,” dismantle the liberal gun control narrative that firearms are not regularly used in self-defense.<p>What do the statistics show?<p>As Reason noted, the CDC is legally unable to …

Gun Control

NARRATIVE FAIL: Newly Discovered CDC Surveys Demolish Anti-Gun Talking Points

Newly discovered statistics from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) that were never released to the public strengthen the argument for guns and …

How to get your hands on a historic M1911 pistol from the US Army stockpile

Americans will soon have the rare opportunity to get their hands on a historic military gun.<p>Only American citizens can purchase one of these World War II combat pistols, the M1911, from the U.S. Army stockpile. And only one can be purchased a year by a qualified buyer.<p>The 1911 is one of the most …

U.S. Army

How to Buy a CMP Surplus 1911

You may have heard that a mandate has come down to transfer all of the U.S. Army’s stockpile of vintage M1911 and M1911A1 pistols to the Civilian …

What’s the Best Way to Learn Electronics?

What’s the best way to learn electronics? It’s a pithy question to ask a Hackaday audience, most of whom are at least conversant in the field …

10 Best Budget Riflescopes

Riflescopes are like dates: good ones don’t come cheap. Shaping, polishing, and coating clear, distortion-free lenses takes time and precise …

The Cure for Uncertain Times: Build a Badass Bug Out Bag

<b>The Chinese have a curse: “May you live in interesting times.”</b><p>Welcome to interesting times!<p>Whether it is Trump spamming executive orders and causing …

Learn to Build a Robot with This Raspberry Pi Robotics Kit - Technabob

Learning the intricacies of robotics may sound like a major hill to climb, but these SunFounder Raspberry Pi Robot Kits change all that. They let …

Measure to Release 100,000 1911s to CMP for Sale Passes House

If you’ve always wanted a genuine military surplus 1911 pistol, listen up, there could be some good news on the horizon.<p>A measure recently approved …

Guns

Where to sit in every MLB ballpark if you want to catch a home run

Bring your baseball glove with you if you’re sitting in one of these sections.<p>Modern Major League Baseball (MLB) is built on data. In particular, the …

GO

GO-Magnets benefit from the ability to mount in the home, office or vehicles for quick access. <i>(Photo: GO-Magnets)</i><p>GO-Magnets were released two years …

U.S. Army

Emergency Bags Every Prepper Needs to Have

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal.<i>Editor’s Note: This post has been contributed by Daniel. If you have information for Preppers</i> …

Worst Case: 10 Best Bug-Out Bags

Condor 3 Day Assault Pack<p>This tactical backpack, while low in price, is plenty beefy to store enough food, water, and supplies for – you guessed it – …

Survivalism

Survival Skills: How to Build an Atlatl Spear

If you’re not familiar with the word atl-atl, it’s an ancient Aztec word for spear thrower. Also called a woomera in Australia and by other names …

How To Make A 5 Gallon Bucket Survival Kit

<b></b> If you love buckets and survival, you’ve landed in the right place, as today’s article is about 5-gallon buckets and survival, or how to use an …

The Art Of Remembering Everything You Read - How I Encode Over 200 Books A Year

<b>When I was a child, I would sometimes wake up in the night with a burning need to go and read a certain line from a book.</b><p>The line would be in my …

Build your own matchbox sized DIY timelapse spy camera for only $30

I’ve been a huge fan of the Arduino for quite a few years now. It allows me control cameras and lights in ways that would be otherwise impossible. As …

Hurricane Irma: ​Be ready for the next hurricane with a go bag

The 2017 hurricane season is predicted to be above normal in activity, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. This probably isn't a huge surprise after last year. The 2016 hurricane season was the most active since 2012 and included seven hurricanes and four major …

Prepare for the Apocalypse With These 10 'Prepper' Gadgets

It’s Doomsday Clock time again. On Jan. 26, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists moved its annihilation estimation to 2.5 minutes to midnight, …

Get to Know Everything About Using a Multimeter With This Guide

Multimeters seem simple enough to use. You turn it on, connect the leads, then start poking things. Really though, there’s a quite a bit going on in …