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Mythbusting

September 2, 2019

Mythbusting: Nuclear Emergencies

Radiation is one of those threats that is universally feared, and for good reason. We spoke to nuclear Engineer Rick H. to separate the truth from the SciFi.

Mythbusting

June 25, 2019

Bad Practice: Don't Maim People

In something that should be self-explanatory, we tackle the topic of why you should -under no circumstances- train specifically to maim other humans.

Mythbusting

April 30, 2019

Bad Practice: Standing in front of your Shooters

There have been a rash of videos lately from Brazil to Africa showing firearms training with guys forward of the firing line. What should we make of this taboo?

Mythbusting

April 21, 2019

Bad Practice: Knives and Guns and Cardboard, Oh My....

There's some silly junk out there with guys training to use their knife and firearm in a close range fight - at the same time. Why is that bad practice?

Mythbusting

April 27, 2019

Bad Practice: Israeli Tactical's Tactical Wobble

There are some practices that are deeply rooted in problematic tactics. We look at the "Tactical Wobble" today, and why it'll get you killed.

Mythbusting

March 21, 2019

Bad Practice: Mission Critical Baby carrier and holster

Ever wondered why it's not a great idea to strap a gun to your baby, and your baby to your chest? Neither did we until we saw Mike Warren. Here's our rebuttal.

Mythbusting

May 21, 2020

Mythbusting: The "Carrington Event" and Solar Cycle Doom

EMP has been a boogieman for preppers and survivalists for years. Did you know it's largely outdated and based on fiction? We bring out the science. Check it.

Mythbusting

April 1, 2020

Mythbusting: Super-Eruptions

Ever worried about the Yellowstone Caldera blowing it's top? We've got some solid information on why you should give eruptions serious thought.

Mythbusting

September 2, 2019

Mythbusting: Enough Guns

In this article, we discuss the myth that you can't have too many guns, how the guns you have are useful only if used with proficiency and maturity.

Mythbusting

April 28, 2019

Mythbusting: Climate Disasters

Climate change is this generations 'Cold War'. Find out why you should stop listening to the politicized hype, and approach the topic with reason.

Mythbusting

April 26, 2020

Mythbusting: Bug Out Vehicles

Bug out Vehicles buck the ISG trend of eye-rollingly bad concepts; they actually serve a dual purpose. Join us as we discuss the benefits of an Off-Road Rig.

Mythbusting

March 21, 2019

Mythbusting: Bug Out Bag and Bugging Out

Bugging out means becoming a refugee. Join us as we break it down Barney style for those who don't understand just how dangerous bugging out is.

Mythbusting

March 21, 2019

Mythbusting: "Tampons stop bleeding" and other Fairytales

Do you ever get tired of gun culture's endless stream of cliches, anachronisms, and tropes? Yeah. Us too. Gut check the Dunning Kruger's club.

Mythbusting

April 1, 2020

Mythbusting: Your LifeStraw isn't good enough.

If you're looking at anything more than a stroll through the woods with reasonably clean water, you need a real water filter.

Mythbusting

March 21, 2019

Mythbusting: Preppers and Car Fires

Having 6 guns in a burning Jeep doesn't make you prepared. Learn how to stay sharp and avoid bad outcomes: read more Mythbusting.

Mythbusting

April 26, 2019

Bad Practice: "Advanced" courses for Beginners

Classes aren't your opportunity to self-promote. If you show up underready as a student, or allow it as an instructor, you're wrong. Here's how to avoid that.

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