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Russia Must Own Up to Stalin-Hitler Romance (Op-Ed)

On Sept. 17, 1939, the Soviet Union invaded eastern Poland. Germany, which had done the same in the western part of the country two weeks earlier, …

Eastern Europe

Why We Couldn’t Create Our Constitution Today

Americans should be thankful not only for the rare genius that assembled in Philadelphia in 1787 to draft the Constitution, but for the unique …

James Madison

How to ‘sell yourself’ in an interview without being an egomaniac

The idea of having to sell yourself in an interview is something that a lot of job seekers might struggle with. You want to highlight your …

Self-improvement

How Do Decent People Deal with Such Dastardly Attacks?

RUSH: Okay. So I have a question, folks. How are decent people ever prepared to deal with these kinds of never-ending allegations, destruction, …

Jeff Flake

Suspect shoots cop, but good Samaritan with concealed carry license is in right place at right time

An unidentified good Samaritan may very well have saved a police officer’s life by being in the right place at the right time with a concealed carry permit and a firearm.<p>What are the details?<p>According to WBBM-TV, the incident occurred Thursday when a suspect fired three shots on a Cicero, Illinois, …

Concealed Carry

The New Canik TP9 Elite Combat From Century & Salient

Century’s new Canik TP9 Elite Combat is now shipping to dealers according to a press release. The new pistol is a collaboration between Century and …

Concealed Carry

BREAKING: US Army Selects 6 Companies for Sub Compact Weapon Programme

Déjà vu? Not quite. The US Army has announced the companies which have been down-selected for the Sub Compact Weapon programme. Six of the companies …

U.S. Army

The Siege of Acre, 1291 CE

The Siege of Acre in 1291 CE was the final fatal blow to Christian Crusader ambitions in the Holy Land. Acre had always been the most important …

Cheater’s Chicken Schnitzel

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>Instead of the usual dredged in flour, dipped in eggs and milk, rolled around in crumbs approach, this schnitzel opts instead for a mustardy mayo marinade, then right into panko. The result is tender, moist meat and a fuss-free, ultra-crispy crust. Top simple with parsley and lemon …

Recipes

U.S. Air Force Seeks Largest Expansion Since Cold War

The U.S. Air Force has determined it will need a nearly 25 percent boost in combat squadrons in order to support a major war with another great power …

Foreign Policy

This Ridiculously Beautiful Resort Is the Best in Jamaica

<i>Originally published by Travel+ Leisure</i><p>Considered one of the top resort hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas, Jamaica’s legendary …

Antiinflammatory

The Crua Hybrid Camping Hammock has the Best of Both Worlds

“The Crua Hybrid Camping Hammock Tent is the single, one-man tent that you need for any campsite. Amongst the trees, you can use the tent as a …

Camping

Review: Phoenix Weaponry Christine in .45-70 Auto

Phoenix Weaponry Puts a New Spin on an Frontier Classic With the .45-70 Auto

U.S. Army

How to Strengthen Your Defenses - The Master Key | RECOIL OFFGRID

In This Article<p>Key One: Easy Pickings<br>• Key Two: Onion Rings!<br>• Key Three: To Err is Human<br>• Key Four: Workplace Violence<br>• Key Points<br>• Lock-Picking …

Off-grid

Did the Greeks Help Sculpt China’s Terra Cotta Warriors?

In 1974, farmers digging a well uncovered one of the world’s most extensive and baffling archaeological sites, the tomb of Qin Shi Huang, the first …

Silk Road

Superman dream casting: Nicolas Cage or The Rock as Man of Steel?

Now that actor Henry Cavill is reportedly out as Superman and Ben Affleck may be done playing Batman, speculation over who should be cast next to don the iconic superheroes' costumes is stirring up social media.<p>An array of talented actors have played Superman and Batman in the past, but it might be …

Man of Steel

Expedition led by UAB archaeologist discovers 800 Egyptian tombs

An expedition co-led by an archaeology professor from the University of Alabama at Birmingham has discovered more than 800 tombs at an ancient burial …

Birmingham, AL

Vickers Tactical Gen5 Slide Stop for Glocks

You know that tired old argument where some internet commando inertially spouts the “it’s called a slide stop, not a slide release” line? Well, you …

30 Pop Culture Halloween Costumes For Couples You Can Make at Home

Whether you want to dress up with your significant other or just your best pal, there's a lot of inspiration you can draw from popular culture. Maybe it's your favorite TV characters or your favorite celebrities, but whatever the case, you can totally DIY a costume of any of them. Maybe you and …

Shades of Grey
Coast Guard

The Almost Avengers: Actors who nearly played your favorite MCU heroes

Tony Stark/Iron Man<p>After a decade of seeing him in Tony Stark's armor, it's very difficult to imagine anyone but Robert Downey Jr. playing Iron Man, …

Black Panther

These Are the Most Elite Special Operations Forces in the U.S. - Warrior Maven

TFB’s Concealed Carry Corner: Leather Versus Kydex For New Shooters

Hello everyone and thanks for joining us for TFB’s <i>Concealed Carry Corner</i> where once a week we’ll meet up to discuss the guns, gear and techniques …

Concealed Carry

Amphibious Fitness with a Former Recon Marine | RECOIL

Submerged<p><b>Photos by Straight 8</b><p><i>Warning! The exercises and content expressed in this column are for illustrative purposes only. Consult your physician</i> …

CLANDESTINE QUIET: Tornado Technologies Oxy22 Micro Silencer

If you follow our Silencer Saturday series here at TFB, you know that I am a fan of the more unique examples from the quiet side of the NFA world. I …

Clandestine

This Marvel superhero failed to get on screen five times

It's hard to believe now, but back when Marvel kicked off their cinematic universe, Iron Man wasn't a household name and fellow Avengers like Thor …

Comic Books

20 Best Bourbon Whiskeys

Exploring the wide world of bourbon whiskey–not to mention trying the best bourbons–is among the most rewarding hobbies an adult male can pursue. …

Bourbon Whiskey

The DC Films Universe Is Dead. Long Live Warner Bros.' DC Films Series.

Uh oh, the DC Films series is in peril. It must be another day ending with a “y.” That’s the general gist when you look at a DC Comics cinematic universe that has apparently lost its Superman (Henry Cavill) and its Batman (Ben Affleck). If you picture a scenario where <i>The Avengers</i> was disappointing …

Ben Affleck

5 lightweight camper trailers you can buy right now

All of the trailers weigh less than 2,000 pounds<p>For all the glitz of pricey camper van conversions, there’s something to be said for a compact trailer. A camping trailer provides all of the essentials—shelter, a bed, and a cooking space—in a small and affordable package. It also means that unlike a …

RVs

HP’s Metal Jet could be a huge leap for commercial 3D printing

After Ink Jet and Laser Jet, this was inevitable.<p>Just a few years after launching its Multi Jet Fusion 3D printer, HP is ready to get into the world of 3D metal printing with Metal Jet, a new commercial platform. (Did you expect it to be called anything else?) While the consumer buzz around 3D …

Customers