Connecticut: the Constitution State, well maybe NOT. Connecticut follows the ‘under cover of darkness’ scheme of New York State and hurriedly passes even more restrictive and oppressive legislation before the citizens have time to protest.
We were introduced to U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette who thinks that magazines are the same as ammunition and disappear after you “shoot them up”. Ms. DeGette also displayed sheer and udder contempt for a senior citizen expressing concerns for his safety by telling him, “You’ll probably be dead anyway.”
Our faithful studio engineer, Jarrad, announces the Student of the Week contest question winner and Paul takes a close look at pistol caliber carbines for practice and self-defense. Congratulations to all the fans of SOTG Radio for helping us ‘beat the shark’ and take the #1 spot in the iTunes Outdoor category last week.
Paul G. Markel has worn many hats during his lifetime. He has been a U.S. Marine, Police Officer, Professional Bodyguard, and Small Arms and Tactics Instructor.
Mr. Markel has been writing professionally for law enforcement and firearms periodicals for nearly twenty years with hundreds and hundreds of articles in print.
Paul is a regular guest on nationally syndicated radio talk shows and subject matter expert in firearms training and use of force.
Mr. Markel has been teaching safe and effective firearms handling to students young and old for decades and has worked actively with the 4-H Shooting Sports program.
Paul holds numerous instructor certifications in multiple disciplines and a Bachelor’s degree in conflict resolution; nonetheless, he is and will remain a dedicated Student of the Gun.
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