I am glad to not have to do that again! – Army mulls tougher basic training for out-of-shape, undisciplined recruits By Andrew O’Reilly | Fox News

A drill sergeant scolds one of his recruits inside the soldiers barracks during basic training at the Fort Sill Army Post in Fort Sill, Okla.  (REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi) Citing a disturbing trend of new soldiers lacking both proper discipline and physical fitness, senior U.S. Army leaders are calling for a tougher and longer basic training program … Continue reading “I am glad to not have to do that again! – Army mulls tougher basic training for out-of-shape, undisciplined recruits By Andrew O’Reilly | Fox News”

Face 10 Years In Prison If You Don’t Surrender Your Bump Stock in 90 Days by S.H. BLANNELBERRY

 For no reimbursement either! Grumpy The government is banning bump stocks. There is no grandfather clause. This is as bad as confiscation, folks. (Photo: SlideFire). When Wayne LaPierre said on CBS’s Face the Nationthat the ATF needed to “do its job” with respect to bump stocks, one wonders if he was asking the agency to turn … Continue reading “Face 10 Years In Prison If You Don’t Surrender Your Bump Stock in 90 Days by S.H. BLANNELBERRY”

Blasts From the Past: Model 48 Topper A priceless old shotgun, perfect for rabbits, squirrels, and more BY PHIL BOURJAILY

Patrick’s single-shot 16-gauge. Provided by Patrick The H&R single-shot shotgun was a staple of farmers, thrifty hunters, and kids since its introduction back in 1900. The gun evolved through several model numbers as it was improved and updated over the years. The Model 48, subject of today’s BFTP, was introduced in 1943 and was made … Continue reading “Blasts From the Past: Model 48 Topper A priceless old shotgun, perfect for rabbits, squirrels, and more BY PHIL BOURJAILY”

A Winchester Model 71 Standard in caliber .348 Win.

A really handsome looking rifle that was the latest version of the Winchester Lever Action Rifles. That & the 348 is one hard hitting round to boot! Pity that they are almost impossible to find out here in the People’s Republic!