Slave State News from the glorious People’s Republik of Kalifornia. You may have been “disqualified” from owning a gun and not even know it. Fear not, a special Gun Confiscation Task Force is in place to come to your home and remove your firearms. Please comply in the interest of ‘public safety’.
The Mexican cartel thug who murdered Border Patrol Agent has been sentenced to an insultingly low thirty years. Paul examines the actual time served statistics and the numbers don’t jive. We have a Vagination Report for you inspired by the Winter Olympics and a Go Team moment coming from Oklahoma.
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About the Host
Paul G. Markel has worn many hats during his lifetime. He has been a United States Marine, police officer, professional bodyguard, and small arms and tactics instructor. Markel has been writing professionally for law enforcement and firearms periodicals for nearly 20 years, and has hundreds of articles in print. A regular guest on nationally syndicated radio talk shows, Markel is a subject matter expert in firearms training and use of force.
Markel has been teaching safe and effective firearms handling to students, young and old, for decades and has also worked actively with 4H Shooting Sports programs. Markel holds numerous instructor certifications in multiple disciplines; nonetheless, he is, and will remain a dedicated Student of the Gun.