Here are the top 9 things you loved in 2019 from Student of the Gun! It’s been a challenging year and we have been especially grateful for all of your support through the ups and downs this year.
Now time to get to what you’re here for… the content!
1. Top Article – Man Skills: 5 Skills your Son Should Possess Before He Leaves Your House
This topic is broad and if you asked ten people, you would likely get ten different answers. As someone who has raised two sons to successful adulthood, coached and taught hundreds of youth, and trained thousands of young military men, I have a few opinions on the subject of Man Skills that every boy should have before he leaves his father’s house.
Skill #1: Clothing Care and Maintenance
Teach your sons to use a needle and thread to make small repairs on their clothes and re-attach buttons.
I decided to place this skill set first as it seems to be so overlooked in today’s culture. Moms and dads, teach your sons to use a needle and thread to make small repairs on their clothes and re-attach buttons. As simple as this seems, stitching a small tear in a shirt or pants or sewing on a button has become high science to modern young men.
Success in the workplace is something we all desire for our sons…
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2. Top Radio Episode – SOTG 836 – Red Flag Tyranny: Welcome to Communist Amerika
Innocent until proven guilty? Due process under the law? Private property right? Not under Red Flag Tyranny in Communist Amerika. These so-called “red flag” bills destroy due process, property rights, and make you guilty until you prove yourself innocent. Is this the country you want to leave to your kids?
During our Brownell’s Bullet Points Guns and Gear segment, Professor Paul talks about the importance of non-verbal communication and signaling. If you are planning to step outdoor this summer, listen louder.
Also, during our SOTG Homeroom segment from Crossbreed Holsters, we will once more focus on the need and ability to be dangerous on demand. We have a serious question for you; are you a citizen or a tax slave? Do you constantly ask if you are allowed? Or, are you able to defend yourself and your family?
3. Full30 – This FLUX Defense Brace is Pretty Freakin’ Cool
4. YouTube – Century Arms VSKA Rifle Feat. Brownells’ Go and No-Go Gauges
Due to all of the Internet rumors and outright trash talking, we decided to purchase headspace gauges from Brownells for the 7.62x39mm cartridge and test the chamber/headspace of the Century Arms VSKA (Vermont Stamped Kalashnikov) rifle.
5. Facebook – To YEET or Not to YEET? #yeetcannon
6. Instagram TV – How to Use the Skill Maintenance Targets
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The Student of the Gun targets are back! Check them out now on shopSOTG.com
7. Top Tweet
Who else is digging these retro guns?
Had so much fun sighting these #retro bad boys from @brownellsinc in and taking them for a test run.
—#brownells #ar15 #rifle #retrorifle #studentofthegun #sotg @ Heber… https://t.co/n6IayPiGjS
— Student of the Gun (@studentofthegun) August 28, 2019
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Thank you again for a blessed 2019. We will see you in a new decade with more awesome content.
If there is anything you would like to see from us at Student of the Gun in 2020, leave us a comment!
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