Monthly Archives: November 2017

Slaughter of the Disarmed

28 Nov 17 “You may not be interested in war, but war is interested in you!” Leon Trotsky On Saturday, Islamic jihadis attacked a Mosque in the village of Rawda, Egypt massacring over 300 disarmed Sufi worshipers. “Sufi” Islam is despised by ISIS, because it advocates at least a little tolerance of other religions. Knowing […]

Saint Pistol

21 Nov 17 “AR Pistols” Yesterday, at the ITOA Convention (Illinois Tactical Officer’s Association) in Oakbrook, IL, I had the opportunity to handle Springfield Armory’s “Saint Pistol.” SA’s “Saint” line of “standard” ARs has been popular, and we’ve had students bring them to class. All have run fine! However, this “Pistol” version features a 7.5″ […]

What People Say!

18 Nov 17 “Newspapers don’t print the truth. They print what people say” Frank Galvin (played by Paul Newman) in the 1982 feature film, “The Verdict” In our upside-down civilization, some crimes are considered so serious that innocence is no longer a valid defense! Provable guilt has become all but irrelevant! It is only necessary […]


14 Nov 17 2018 Training Schedule: Our 2018 DTI Course Schedule is now posted on the DTI Web Page at: More Programs will be added of course, but there are many exceptional ones currently posted, in various venues, around the Country. You may register directly for any of them from our Web Page, via […]

A New Record!

13 Nov 17 “That nation is surest to live in peace, that is most capable of making war; and a man with a sword always by his side, shall have least occasion to make use of it.” John Trenchard The City of Chicago is about to pass yet another dubious milestone: Six-hundred homicides this year […]


9 Nov 17 So predictable! In the wake of last Sunday’s church shooting in TX, leftist, elitist hypocrites from CT, DC, MA, NJ, NY, IL, CA, MD, et al are howling like demons for enactment of legislation that forever bans private possession of firearms and ammunition. … legislation that will never apply to them, nor […]

AR Optics

7 Nov 17 High-magnification optics on ARs: During an ARTA Course (Armed Response to a Terrorist Attack) on the East Coast last weekend, a student brought an H&K MR762A1 (commercial version of H&K’s 417), with a 6x Acog optic (6×48) mounted on the upper receiver. This is an gas-piston, autoloading, military rifle in 7.62×51 (308), […]


3 Nov 17 Update from CorBon: Peter Pi, CEO of CorBon, and my friend, knows only too well about the frustration of his many loyal customers in trying to find CorBon DPX ammunition. Pete is an ammunition company CEO who is, himself, a genuine Operator! Here is what he told me today: “It’s great your […]

Fall Hunt!

2 Nov 17 Fall Hunt at Shawnee Ridge ( Yesterday, Vicki and I, along with several friends, spent the day hunting in southern OH. I used my Robinson Arms XCR in 300Blk. Vicki used her new Inland Mfg M1 Carbine. I have an Aimpoint TI, forward-mounted. Vicki used iron sights that came on the rifle. […]