By Rob Morse
Louisiana- (Ammoland.com)- The Self Defense Gun Stories Podcast brings you real news of armed civilians. People just like you protected themselves and the people they love. We report and analyze each incident with a firearms instructor. Were these gun owners lucky.. or were they trained and well prepared? Episode 49 features firearms instructor Tony Simon. How does your training compare to theirs? Listen and find out. (15 minutes)
This week, all three victims survived a lethal attack because they had a gun.
- First story- Are you armed when you go out to pick-up Chinese food? A 31 year old man walked across the street to pick up his order for Chinese food, and tried to walk home. A teenager punched the man in the face as he left the restaurant. The victim takes the punch, drops his food, and runs across the street trying to avoid a fight. The robber pursues the victim and catches him across the street. That is where the victim drew his firearm.
- Second Story- Are you armed in your front yard? A Cleveland, Ohio homeowner went out to his car late at night. As he was walking along his driveway and attempting to go back inside when a stranger approached the homeowner. The robber already had his gun drawn.
- Third Are you armed when you answer a knock at the door? A man answered his back door late at night in Columbus, Ohio. Two men said their car broke down and they needed to use a phone to summon help. The homeowner stepped outside and was hit with a gun when he tried to return back inside his own home. The robbers demanded money.
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Rob Morse: Rob writes about gun rights at Ammoland, at Clash Daily and on his SlowFacts blog. He hosts the Self Defense Gun Stories Podcast and co-hosts the Polite Society Podcast. Rob is an NRA pistol instructor and combat handgun competitor.