Learn Gun Safety with Eddie Eagle and the Wing Team – Video

In spring 2015, the NRA introduced a brand new Eddie Eagle video. Started in 1988, the Eddie Eagle GunSafe program has reached more than 28 million children with an important safety message. Eddie has a modernized look and some new friends—the Wing Team. Together, they learn what to do if they ever find a gun: STOP! Don’t touch. Run away. Tell a grown-up. Visit http://eddieeagle.com to explore the kid-friendly web experience.

New Website Design

For the first time in 7+ years, I’ve updated the design of the LearnAbouGuns.com website. The new design is much easier to read on mobile devices, and is a bit faster to render on desktops. Any comments/suggestions/bug reports would be appreciated, so feel free to use the comments section below. Thanks!

The Terrorism Watch List and Guns

President Obama and other opponents of gun rights have seized upon the San Bernardino terrorist attack as a basis to justify more misguided gun control laws.  In particular, it is being argued that those on the Terrorism Watch List should be denied the ability to purchase a gun.  Such a proposal is ineffective as a means of trying to prevent terrorism, and is grossly unconstitutional and un-American.

Guns 101: Holsters

A holster is what holds a handgun, and can be thought of as a combination between a gun accessory and a piece of clothing.  Holsters are essential to safely and effectively carry a handgun.

The Misguided Push for Gun Control After the San Bernardino Terrorist Attack

The tragic loss of life, caused by terrorists in the San Bernardino attack, is being exploited by anti-gun politicians to push their misguided gun control agenda.  Gun control laws are ineffective at stopping terrorists from obtaining firearms, and instead serve only to ensure that the victims of terrorism (and other crimes) are left defenseless.

Guns 101: Barrel Length

Barrel length will affect many aspects of a gun.  The right barrel length for any given purpose will depend upon a variety of factors.  This article discusses barrel length considerations for firearms.