Silver and gold – not evil, just not edible.

Aloha er…Thomas… We have contrarian views regarding precious metals, but they are not that far apart. I simply want people to understand clearly that in an agrarian society, silver and gold are place-holders. They do not constitute wealth in and of themselves. They are merely a compact method of enabling trade. ‘Wealth’ depends on abundance. […]

From my old pal Clint Smith….and me….and a lot of us….

Clint Smith, Director of Thunder Ranch, a firearms training facility in Arizona, is part drill instructor, and part standup comic. Here are a few of his observations on tactics, firearms, self defense, and life as we know it in the civilized world: The most important rule in a gunfight is: Always win, and cheat if […]