[Listen Louder | SOTG Radio] Coffee like a Rockstar & Good Guy with a Gun Saves Lives

[Listen Louder | SOTG Radio] Coffee like a Rockstar & Good Guy with a Gun Saves Lives

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Saratoga, WY | Student of the Gun HQ- How do you coffee like a rockstar, you ask? Listen to episode 755 Pt. 2 to find out. Also this week, a good guy with a gun saves lives from an attempted Illinois school shooting.

Professor Paul, Jarrad, and Zach touch on a wide variety of other topics this week; from bear attacks and short-barreled rifles to bows and arrows and the Boy Scouts.

All that and more on this week’s installment of Student Of The Gun Radio, Listen Louder!

SOTG 754 - Illinois School Shooter: Good Guy with a Gun Saves Lives

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Ep. 754 – Illinois School Shooter: Good Guy with a Gun Saves Lives

One more time we have witnessed how a determined good guy with a gun can save lives, this time it was an Illinois school shooter that had to be stopped. Do you remember what Illinois lawmakers proposed just one month ago? It’s a good thing for the innocent that they did not get their way.

Our SWAT Fuel Warrior of the Week has a question about using airsoft guns for training. Can airsoft guns be valuable tools or are they just toys?

Also, during our weekly Quiet Time from SilencerShop.com, Paul will consider outdoor quiet time and a few basic requirements.


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SOTG 755 - Bear Attacks 5 Year Old Girl

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Ep. 755 – Bear Attacks 5 Year Old Girl

Wild animals rarely attack, until they do. A 5-year-old girl in Colorado is lucky to be alive after a black bear attacked her outside of her house in Grand Junction, CO.

During our Brownells Bullet Points guns and gear feature, the Professor will discuss the Short-Barreled Rifle or SBR. Is the SBR still viable in the United States or is it essentially dead?

Additionally, we have an SOTG Homeroom for you from Crossbreed Holsters. Beware of the “Reasonable” demon, you know, the one who tells you “Leave your gun at home.”



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SOTG 753 Pt. 2 - Coffee Like a Rockstar

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Ep. 755 Pt. 2 – Coffee like a Rock Star

The entire crew has been on location in Salt Lake City and spending a good amount of time at Black Rifle Coffee Company sipping caffeinated beverages with a rock star. Who was the rock star and what did the crew do with their time?

During our weekly Fighting Fitness segment from SWAT Fuel, Jarrad will cover the topic of hydration and give tips to getting the right amount of water.

We have a special motivational music selection and the Professor will answer a number of question from you, the SOTG Grad Program audience. Listen louder



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SOTG 755 Pt. 3 - Bow & Arrows and Gun Violence

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Ep. 755 Pt. 3 – Bow & Arrows and Gun Violence

According to liberal lawmakers in New York and New Jersey, in-school archery clubs lead to gun violence and need to be eliminated. Yes, you read that right.

Are the Boy Scouts a family oriented, youth development organization? The World Scouting Jamboree is coming up and you might be surprised to hear what is on the menu for the participants.

We have yet one more in “isolated incident” where a wild animal attacked and killed a human. Fear not, the Fish and Game police have some stellar advice for people to help them be safe from attack.

Yes, we have motivational music and more behind the scenes stories for you, the Grad Program member. Listen louder.

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In addition to all that great content, please go check out the Professor’s Newest Aural Endeavor, Morning Mindset with Paul G. Markel!

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Paul G. Markel – Founder & President, Student of the Gun

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Mr. Markel has been writing professionally for law enforcement and firearms periodicals for more than two decades, with hundreds of articles in print and several #1 Amazon Bestselling books.

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Jarrad T. Markel – Producer & Digital Mastermind, Student of the Gun

Not just another pretty face, Jarrad T. Markel has experience and training beyond his years

Jarrad has been training to be a fighter since elementary school when he first learned the art of collegiate wrestling.

Now skilled in Jujitsu, Judo, Muay Thai, Sambo, the Way of the Fighting Pistol and Fighting Rifle, Jarrad is a well-rounded, tactical athlete with several professional MMA & boxing fights under his belt.
Most recently, Markel joined Starting Strength Online Coaching and is part of the 200, 300, 400, 500 club.

More than a brute, Jarrad has brains as well. Years of experience producing, directing, and distributing all manner of digital media led him to be the C.O.O. at Student of the Gun. As a certified email marketing specialist, Markel has turned customers into raving fans, building a community of like-minded individuals by leveraging marketing automation to scale the human touch in his businesses.

Over the years of building Student of the Gun, Jarrad spends much of his time learning how technology can be leveraged to assist the team at SOTG, leveraging automation to provide the best experience for every customer. As a result of this journey, Markel founded Mastermind Media & Consulting Group, your workflow and marketing automation partner. MMCG offers an honest, transparent solution to the problems new and small businesses are facing. Learn more at https://www.mmcgpro.com.


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Zachary co-hosts the radio show, publishes the material for public consumption and produces Morning Mindset with Paul G. Markel. As the Shipping Ogre, Zach oversees the SOTG Gear store and ensures that every package he touches is handled with care.