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Speed Archer Lars Andersen Responds to Critics in New Video

In January, Danish archer Lars Andersen posted a video on YouTube in which he performed seemingly impossible tricks borrowed from historical archery methods. As a result, the video quickly garnered more than 30 million views and became the most-watche…

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Video: How to Fool a Coyote and Get Away with It

While scouting for turkeys, Tim Farmer of Kentucky Afield spotted a coyote roaming around looking for a meal. The hunter may have left his gun at home, but he decided to have a little fun with the critter nonetheless. A skillful call drew the predator …

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Video: How to Fool a Coyote and Get Away with It

While scouting for turkeys, Tim Farmer of Kentucky Afield spotted a coyote roaming around looking for a meal. The hunter may have left his gun at home, but he decided to have a little fun with the critter nonetheless. A skillful call drew the predator …

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Turkey Hunters: Are You Prepared for Avian Flu?

With the approach of turkey season, state wildlife agencies like the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) are warning hunters to take extra precautions when harvesting turkeys. This is due to avian flu, a highly contagious and deadly virus …

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Ricky Gervais Takes Aim at Giraffe Hunter, Incites Outrage Online

Rebecca Francis, an American huntress and adventurer who has appeared on shows like Eye of the Hunter, hardly expected a picture that she took five years ago to come back and haunt her. Yet on Monday, English comedian Ricky Gervais singled her out for…

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Video: Man Wrestling Wild Hog Gets Flipped on His Back

Tusks or no tusks, wild pigs can be dangerous animals. Hunting them can be riskier than many sportsmen bargain for, and trying to wrestle one can be downright foolhardy. This trapper in East Texas found himself a bit out of his element as he tried to…

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Expanded Season Leads to Record Bear Harvests in Southern New York

A new early bear hunting season in the Catskills and western Hudson Valley may have translated to record bear harvests in southern New York. According to the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), Empire State hunters bagged 1,628 bl…

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Video: Dad Shoots Daughter’s Loose Tooth Off with Bow and Arrow

That’s one way to lose your baby teeth.

Instead of tying this young girl’s tooth to a door handle or simply waiting for it to fall out, one family decided that the speediest option was to extract the tooth by way of bow and arrow. Dad certainly seemed…

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Florida Will Give Hunters Another Shot at Pythons in 2016

Python hunters, it’s time to clean out your boots. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has indicated that it will be bringing back its “Python Challenge” hunt in 2016, which is tentatively scheduled for next January. The agency …

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NSSF Video Explains Traditional Ammo Bans’ Economic and Environmental Consequences

If you live in California and you hunt, restrictions have already been implemented to stop you from using lead ammunition. Non-lead ammo is much more expensive, and is in short supply to boot. More than a third of those polled in a recent survey sai…

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The legal dilemma posed by pistol-gripped shotguns

Interesting issue … and here I’m referring to shotguns which were originally made with a rear pistol grip in place of a buttstock. Under the Gun Control Act, the issue seems simple: they are pistols. Very big pistols, but pistols….

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Alberta’s Mountain Lion Population Triples, Human Encounters on the Rise

For the first time in decades, mountain lions are reclaiming territory in southern and eastern Alberta. Half a century ago, the wild cats were pushed into the province’s remote corners, but conservation efforts and good habitat conditions are now drawi…

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Moms Demand "demonstration" pic uses trick photography

While at the meeting, I wandered over to the "Moms Demand" so-called demonstration. (It was over half a mile from the meeting, but since the object was publicity I suppose its location was unimportant to its organizers). It looked like…

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Back from NRA meeting

Best presentation I heard at the Firearms Law Seminar was that of Massad Ayoob. I’m a good and often tough judge of speaking, and he was simply first rate. He spoke on self-defense and the law of self-defense. I lost…

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Video: Australian Man Catches Alligator Snapping Turtle with His Bare Hands (and a Stick)

You may recognize Andrew Ucles from a video in which he took down a deer with his bare hands, but the Australian daredevil has since moved on to different prey—and a different continent. Ucles traveled to the wetlands of Louisiana in the search of t…

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Video: Why Shooting an Arrow Straight Up into the Air is a Bad Idea

What comes up must come down. And when the object in question is an arrow, you better get out of the way real quick unless you fancy a trip to the emergency room. The video below is reminder that you should never, ever shoot an arrow straight up into t…

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DEA Agent: Marijuana Cultivation Could Lead to “Stoned Rabbits” Unafraid of Humans

If you live in a state where back-country marijuana is becoming big business, it may mean that rabbit hunting got a whole lot easier. Last month, DEA special agent Matt Fairbanks gave testimony to a Utah state Senate panel arguing against a bill that…

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Liquid body armor

Some things are just impossible to believe. But then, who would have believed glass could be turned into flexible threads of great strength?…

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How many errors can USA Today make in a single article on gun laws?

Story here. "A review of congressional legislative records, federal lobbying disclosure forms, as well as interviews with former ATF agents, shows how the NRA has repeatedly supported legislation to weaken several of the nation’s gun laws and opposed any attempt…

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Nothing like elitism….

David Codrea notes that, while J. Edgar Hoover happily received the first .357 Magnum made, he’d secretly tried to outlaw its development, on a "cop-killer bullet" sort of theory….

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Major event at NRA Annual Meeting

John Lott’s Crime Prevention Research Center is having a very interesting event on the evening of Friday, April 10. You can sign up here. It’s $50-200, depending upon your choices, and it’s going to a good cause — in terms…

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Chris Christy pardons Shaheen Allen

Good news! Shes the lady with the PA carry permit who was stopped in NJ, and thinking her permit valid, informed the officer that he had a gun. She was looking at a mandatory sentence of around three years, as…

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Warm Winter Results in Tick Infestation, “Ghost Moose” in Idaho

Are there “ghost moose” in your neighborhood? The term is used by biologists to refer to moose infested with ticks, which can cause any number of harmful side effects. According to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game (DFG), the agency’s Panhandle of…

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DC drops appeal of ruling striking its ban on carrying

Dave Workman has the story….

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California Lead Bullet Ban Could Take Effect This Year

California hunters who thought they had until 2019 to switch over to non-lead ammo may have done a double-take while reading this year’s update from the state Department of Fish and Wildlife (DFW).

In big, bold letters, the DFW directed hunters’ atten…

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Great website for experimenters

Right here. The weapons-grade plutonium is a little pricey, though. Just remember the offers may not last long after April 1……

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FBI misleads on mass killings

John Lott takes apart an FBI report claiming that the number of mass shootings is increasing. Among other things, he notes that the FBI data including shootings where no one was killed (which make up nearly a quarter of the…

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These Guys Mapped Every Public Hunting Area in Illinois and the Result Is Awesome

Every hunter knows how difficult it can be to find out information about (or simply find) public hunting areas. Luckily, if you’re in Illinois (or planning on traveling there to hunt this year), the guys at Engineered Pursuit have you covered.

They’v…

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Coyote Found on Bar Roof in the Middle of New York City

No, this is not an April Fool’s joke. It appears that even New York City seems to have a problem with coyotes, as one of the wily predators somehow made its way to the top of a bar in Queens on Monday. According to the New York Daily News, the coyote…

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Coyote Found on Bar Roof in the Middle of New York City

No, this is not an April Fool’s joke. It appears that even New York City seems to have a problem with coyotes, as one of the wily predators somehow made its way to the top of a bar in Queens on Monday. According to the New York Daily News, the coyote…

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