Author Archives: Aaron McVay

Born and raised Iowan. NRA Lifetime Member and firearm enthusiast since 6th grade. Aaron's interest in responsible carry issues has increased over the years, and is a large supporter of the 2nd amendment. Aaron is also a big 10mm Auto enthusiast and owns a Glock 29 Gen 4. One of his lifelong goals is to begin long distance target shooting out to and including 1000 yards. Aaron has a wife of 10 years, 3 kids and is an IT Consultant who specializes in Enterprise Content Management Solutions and process automation.
We Respect Your 2A, But Don’t Bring Your Gun To Our Bar, Because Everyone Is Stupid Drunk
A reader sent us the above picture from a Jethro's in Altoona, Iowa. In case the image is too small to read for some folks on mobile devices, here is... Read More
Brutal Honesty Time: I’ve Been Carrying Wrong, And Practicing Wrong
I'll be the first to admit, I'm far from perfect. My wife would tell you otherwise as she tells me I have a complex where I think I'm always right.... Read More
Versatility In Popular Calibers; One Firearm For Numerous Calibers
If you're anything like me, you value versatility. I especially like when a product will do more than 1 thing. A multi-tasker if you will. That's... Read More
Knock Down Power: Myth vs Fact
I'm sure all of us have had a debate regarding knock down power of any given cartridge. Whether it be online, in person or otherwise, most of us have... Read More
Hypothetical Situations: When Would You Draw?
Sometimes when I'm out with my family at a restaurant or mall food court or lots of other places, I often wonder what if. What if we were sitting in... Read More
Being Prepared: Carrying A Firearm Is Just Step 1
View image | gettyimages.com When I heard the news last week of the terrorist attacks in France over the satire cartoon newspaper Charlie... Read More
Concealing Full Size Pistols: Don’t Be Afraid To Take Them Out Of The Safe
Typically when leaving the house for the day the most obvious choice for a concealed carry gun is the smallest and lightest firearm available in... Read More