The Marquis Belt Buckle Gun – Shake Your Groove Thing!


“A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.” – John F. Kennedy Fortunately for us, some ideas do not live on. For example, the Marquis Nazi Belt Buckle Pistol invented during World War I and (nearly) fielded ‘en masse’ during World War II. Through an exhaustive research project, with […]

Pretty In Pink: Guns and Zombies of SHOT Show 2012


Everyone and their undead brother was participating in the gun and shooting industry “zombie pink-alanche” at SHOT Show 2012. From guns to gear to accessories to clothing, pink was on full display. New from Smith & Wesson is the pink camouflage pattern M&P 15-22 pictured here. We’re all for it, mainly because Smith & Wesson […]

SOG Slim Jim: Thin Is In For 2012


SOG displayed the brand new SOG Slim Jim assisted-open folding knives at SHOT Show 2012. Due to be in the market during the second quarter of the year, SOG claims the Slim Jim is the thinnest folder on the market. The combination of bumps, cutouts and texture made this knife surprisingly easy to grip with […]

How Much SHOT Show Bling Does the 5.11 COVRT 18 Hold?


How much SHOT Show bling can the 5.11 COVRT 18 Backpack hold without exploding? 5.11 Tactical media kit – Rubberized USB drive for impact resistance in tough literary assault conditions EyeShield Fact Sheet from Field Optics Invitation to a special pre-screening of the Movie Act of Valor (coming out in theaters February 23rd) And yes, […]