Nick Fish

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I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded

We started with sandbag lunges.<p>Just a few days before <i>Deadpool 2</i> premiered around the country, I took a trip to New York City gym Drive 495 to meet up …

Workouts

How to Build a Custom Truck-Bed Storage System

Your truck’s bed can do better. No more stomach-sliding acrobatics just to reach gear that’s slid to the front. Be gone those jumbled piles of …

Woodworking

Doctors urge Americans to learn tourniquet use

DENVER — America’s doctors are recommending cops, firefighters and the general public be trained to use a highly effective and simple technique to stop bleeding caused by bullet wounds and other injuries — a method widely credited with saving lives on both battlefields and city streets.<p>The decision …

Self Defense

The 22 Sexiest Bikinis of 2018 Are So Hot, Your Computer Might Burst Into Flames

Turn on the air conditioner and take a seat, because we found the hottest bikinis of 2018. If you want something boldly colored, barely there, or insanely flattering, we found it all. Show off all your best assets and channel your inner bombshell in these picks. They come in an array of price …

Clothing

Leatherman Raptor Shears

Price: $70 | BuyDesigned for professional first responders, but a great tool in any emergency bag, these shears make quick work of gauze, tape, and …

Knives

18 leading lifestyle and interior trends that will transform your home this year, as revealed by Pinterest

From mindfulness to fringe furniture...<p><b>Have you incorporated the Lagom lifestyle into your home or started decorating with geometric prints? If so, you may be much trendier than you thought.</b><p>Although by no means 'new' trends, both of these have been named among the most popular interior design …

Home Decorating

This is how to sleep better: 5 secrets from neuroscience

I’ll bet you’re not getting enough sleep. Honestly, I’m kind of cheating — it’s a pretty safe bet.<p>Two-thirds of adults throughout all developed …

5 YouTube Channels Every Woodworker Needs to Watch Right Now

The internet is full of great content. Inspiration for DIYers doesn't get much better than these five excellent woodworking makers. 1. Jimmy …

Woodworking

Looking for 'solutions' to mass killings? Start with punishing failure.

Law enforcers might prevent more disasters like school shootings if they faced consequences for failure. Incompetence should be penalized.<p>Law enforcement keeps failing, and people keep dying. Where are the consequences? Where is the accountability?<p>Despite receiving a warning directly from the …

Nikolas Cruz

What You Need to Know to Survive a Grid-Down Disaster: During this time, you must be able to provide basic survival needs for you and your family

It is human nature to avoid potentially bad news. It is also human nature to procrastinate. Consequently, many of us avoid going to the dentist, …

100 Small, Nice Things to Do For Your Wife Just Because

Because it's the little things that matter.<p>By<p>Mar 28 2018, 11:09 PM<p>It sounds a bit cliché, but it’s the little things that make a marriage. Grand …

Beware 'Disease X': the mystery killer keeping scientists awake at night

Over two days in early February, the World Health Organization (WHO) convened an expert committee at its Geneva headquarters to consider the unthinkable.<p>The goal was to identify pathogens with the potential to spread and kill millions but for which there are currently no, or insufficient, …

Shop Work: How to make your own PVC dust collection adapters

Here's How We Can Eliminate School Shootings Overnight in 7 Simple Steps

Opinion<p>7 Simple Steps to Eliminate School Shootings Overnight<p>Posted: Feb 18, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do</i> …

Guns

Shoot to Kill

In the post-Columbine world, police departments all over America are adopting new, no-nonsense SWAT-team tactics<p>His ears ringing from gunfire, his uniform damp with sweat, his breath labored and acrid-tasting from the gunpowder in the air, Officer Larry Layman ran heavily down a hallway toward an …

5 Great First-Aid Items for EDC

Carrying a firearm is obviously a vital part of your personal-protection plan, but emergency medical supplies are just as important. Here are some …

Self Defense

The Best Oils & Techniques for Finishing Wooden Kitchen Tools

Over the past twenty years of working with wood, I have applied many finishes such as soap, shellac, oil, varnish, lacquer, polyester and polyurethane, and urishi. I have poured finishes, mopped them, sprayed, brushed, burnt, rubbed, and polished. I have even experimented with <i>not</i> finishing wood …

Woodworking

How an Outdated Kitchen Got a Colorful, Modern Update

The kitchen often becomes the main hub of a home—it’s a place where people can cook, congregate, and entertain. Ideally, the space should be open and …

20 Common Things People Realize When They Quit Drinking Alcohol

Of all the culturally conditioned behaviors we’ve mindlessly adopted, alcoholism is one of the most curious. We know it is highly detrimental to …

Alcohol

Petzal: The Rules of Gunfighting

Normally, this blog is dedicated to peaceful pursuits. However, SFC Frick speaks much wisdom. I am giving him a meritorious promotion to Command …

CNN's Acosta Reflects on Sandy Hook Tragedy With Shocking Statistics, Gets Fact-Checked in a Hurry

On Thursday, Americans remembered the tragic shooting that occurred at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. Twenty children and six …

Five years after Sandy Hook, active shooter drills do more harm than good in schools

Young children are forced to cower behind locked doors while an adult in black shouts threats and shoots blanks in the hallways. This is not helping.<p>The Sandy Hook massacre didn’t just scar the friends and family of the 20 first-graders and six staff members who were killed on Dec. 14, 2012, at the …

Guns

Why Everyone Should Be Trained in Military First Aid

The sentiment following the massacre in Las Vegas was sadly unanimous. There were the usual calls for gun control, the usual arguments against it, and the usual cries for access to mental health care, but overwhelmingly, people seemed resigned to the idea that this could be the new normal. In the …

Mass Shootings

Planning A Road Trip This Winter: Five Things You Should Carry In Your Car

Travelling during winters is definitely going to be an adventurous trip, and India has a whole lot of places which offers a truly memorable …

Seven Habits Of Highly Dangerous People

Habits which make you more effective in the pursuit of your security and the security and safety of your loved ones.Habits — we all have them. But …

Self Defense

How To Use An AR-15

Welcome back to our Shooting 101 series! So far we’ve covered the absolute basics of how to use revolvers and semi-automatic pistols and now we’re …

Self Defense

Inside Texas' Active Shooter Training Simulations

More than 200 active shooter events have occurred in the United States since 2000, averaging roughly one a month. No one can predict when or where …

The 72-Hour Survival Kit – What it is and Why it is So Important

When most people think about preparedness, they tend to think long-term and include items in any survival kit that are great to have, but not really …

Back to Basics: Trajectory

The term “trajectory” is often bantered about in discussing ballistics, but few truly understand it.

NRA

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