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http://www.gunssavelife.com/?page_id=68 CCRA/GSL member for 15 years and VP for almost as long. Lead instructor for GSL Defense Training with nearly 15-years experience as a handgun instructor and more recently rifle instructor as well, teaching hundreds of people (kids and adults like) basic firearm safety and handling skills. Editor emeritus of GunNews. Grew up in Hillsboro, IL. University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign Alumni. Works as an office manager during the day, publication editor at night and firearms instructor on the weekends. Firearm training junkie. Graduate of shooting schools taught by nationally-known instructors Massad Ayoob (Lethal Force Institute, 299/300 qualification score), John Farnam (Defense Training International), Pat Rogers (EAG Tactical), “Sully” Sullivan (Defensive Edge), John Krupa (Spartan Tactical Training Group, class top individual combined skills shooter), Frank Sharp (Fortress Defense), Steve Tarani and classes from numerous other regional and local instructors on firearms and defense topics as diverse as exhibition shooting (shooting trap with a rifle among other fun stuff), defensive knife, speed skills and first aid. United States Rifle Association Certified Instructor, Appleseed Intructor (in training), NRA Certified Rifle, Pistol and Personal Protection in the Home instructor. Teaches primarily with GSL Defense Training, but does 100% volunteer work for USRA, RWVA and the longest-running NRA Youth Shooting Camp in the USA, recently promoted to running the pistol line there. Married to guns and firearms training, and enjoys photography, flashlights, amateur radio as hobbies. Shares the home with three furry ferrets and a delightful woman who could do better than John. Terribly unlucky, John has tragically lost most of his guns and ammo in a series of boating accidents.


SUICIDAL: Rotary International Dumps Gun Owners Like We’re Sex Offenders

February 24, 2017
SUICIDAL:  Rotary International Dumps Gun Owners Like We’re Sex Offenders

Rotary International must have too many members, doing too much good and making too much money.  Clearly, they must.  "Why?" you ask.  Well, Rotary International's board of directors decided to get into the political pool, diving head-first into shallow water concerning guns. Unable to let the local clubs partner with suitable pillars of the local...
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UNHELPFUL: DNC’s Keith Ellison says Blacks have “no obligation” to obey government

February 23, 2017
UNHELPFUL:  DNC’s Keith Ellison says Blacks have “no obligation” to obey government

The past is often a prologue to the future.  As such, DNC Chair front-runner (and radical Muslim) Keith Ellison has more than a little to answer for comments made years ago that blacks don't have an obligation to follow the rule of law. Of course, this all comes out as Team Clinton (and their...
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Scumbags? Deplorables? Keep Digging, ye old Democrats

February 22, 2017
Scumbags?  Deplorables?  Keep Digging, ye old Democrats

Maxine Waters, the radical Democrat member of the Congressional Black Caucus, called President Trump's cabinet picks "A bunch of scumbags".  That's right.  From the same far-left wing of the Democrat party who called Trump supporters a basket of deplorables, comes this latest insult to Americans. Consider the source though.  Maxine Waters thought Fidel Castro...
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Surviving Mother Nature While Hunting

February 22, 2017
Surviving Mother Nature While Hunting

by Dan Chabert Huntіng іѕ whаt kерt us аlіvе аnd helped us fееd оur fаmіlіеѕ as a ѕресіеѕ оvеr thе centuries and thuѕ is dеерlу wired іntо оur brаіnѕ.  It іѕ also thе оссuраtіоn that wіll hеlр us thе most іn thе саѕе оf a global dіѕаѕtеr оr іn саѕе a реrѕоn gets lоѕt...
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LA LA LAND: Parents of terrorist attack victim claim good guy guns mean more dead

February 22, 2017
LA LA LAND:  Parents of terrorist attack victim claim good guy guns mean more dead

The parents of a 31-year-old victim of the Muslim terrorist attack at the Pulse Nightclub in Florida are in Tallahassee, outraged that Florida's legislature might end "gun free zone" foolishness.  They're speaking to the press about it. “Our son was 31 years old. What happened to him was terrible, but we’re having too much...
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MUSIC: Russian shooter performs ‘Radetzky March’ accompanied by string quartet

February 22, 2017
MUSIC:  Russian shooter performs ‘Radetzky March’ accompanied by string quartet

  The title pretty much says it all.  Russian shooter performs 'Radetzky March' accompanied by string quartet using what look like Glocks in .22. The President of the Russian Shooting Federation performs ‘Radetzky March’ by Johann Strauss Sr using two guns and metal sheets. He is accompanied by a string quartet. Filmed by RT...
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WINNING! New Hampshire gets Constitutional Carry; Everytown failed to secure a veto

February 22, 2017
WINNING!  New Hampshire gets Constitutional Carry; Everytown failed to secure a veto

On Wednesday morning, New Hampshire joins the fraternity of states with Constitutional Carry now that Gov. Chris Sununu signed the it into law.  Similar legislation got vetoed by the the Democrat Governor Maggie Hassan.  Twice.  Republican Sununu proudly signed the bill, then posted on Facebook:  "Signing #SB12 into law is a commitment I made...
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Don’t get complacent. Get active! Join the ISRA too!

February 19, 2017
Don’t get complacent.  Get active!  Join the ISRA too!

  GSL leadership encourages gun owners to get active.  GSL leaders past and president, from left, Eric St. Pierre, John Boch and Steve Davis are proud of their memberships in the Illinois State Rifle Association.  By working together, we all accomplish more.  Of course, ISRA’s Executive Director Rich Pearson is also a Guns Save...
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BRING ENOUGH GUN: Thug pulls rifle over Trump sticker

February 18, 2017
BRING ENOUGH GUN:  Thug pulls rifle over Trump sticker

  Caution for language in the video.  An angry black man (ABM), sporting a really cool throat tattoo, starts running his foul mouth, enraged that someone else has a Trump sticker on his vehicle and voted for Trump. "Hey Cuz!  Hey BOY!  You voted for Trump?" he says at the outset of his selfie...
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Internal Police Dirty Details of Valentine’s Day Carnage in Chicago

February 17, 2017
Internal Police Dirty Details of Valentine’s Day Carnage in Chicago

  On Valentine’s Day in Chicago, violent criminal predators shot nine people, killing four. Facebook Live streamed the highest profile incident, attracting even more national publicity. In that case . . . a triple-victim attack ended with two fatalities. A two-year-old toddler took a round to the head and died as part of a crime...
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