The critical skill no one teaches

The ability to judge risk is critical to the long game of self defense. (As it happens, it’s also critical to efficient preparedness, investing your retirement funds wisely, and the choice between flying or driving to your vacation destination.) Yet, despite its...

Your Hump Day Reading List for October 10, 2018

I’ve got another great selection of articles for you this week!      This happens too often, and I’m tired of it This one happened last July; yesterday I read of a 3-year-old who died when he got hold of an unsecured firearm. Too many kids are dying from accidental...

Your Hump Day Reading List for September 26, 2018

Some great articles for the last Wednesday in September!      Keeping the family safe in public spaces Jeff Gonzales has some good advice for what to do with your family when you’re in a public space and a violent incident unfolds.      Let’s see… …you’ve got a stock...

Here’s your sign.

This story made the rounds of social media last week. For those who haven’t seen it (or the graphic video shot by the girlfriend of the man who was eventually killed in the confrontation), the story boils down to neighbors having an ongoing disagreement over trash...

Your Hump Day Reading List for September 12, 2018

  Sorry for not having a Hump Day List last week, but I was down with a nasty cold. What’s worse than a cold in summer? I don’t know and I don’t want to find out!      Handguns and arthritis I get lots of questions from people who are just starting to suffer from...

Your Hump Day Reading List for August 29, 2018

  Most people’s vacations are over and it’s back to the grind — but the Hump Day Reading List is here to give you a mid-week break!     Medical preparedness most don’t think of What would you do if you or someone around you had a severe allergic reaction? It might be...