GRILLING WHILE ARMED RECIPE BELOW!!
Education, Information, Entertainment. Last night’s Armed American Radio Monstercast captured the essence and soul of what AAR is all about!
On the education front, we talked self-defense with and without a gun, specifically the edged weapon (otherwise known as a knife) with firearms instructor Rob Pincus and blade expert Alessandro Padovani. Knives are brutal weapons as they require an up-front, close-and-personal technique. Your defense from, or your attack with, a knife must by definition be hand-to-hand. Personal and intimate, to be sure. You had better know how to use it and defend against it. Tough stuff.
On the information front, The Alan Korwin Experience returned and Alan and I covered everything from national reciprocity, the tactics of the left, the Hearing Protection Act and whatever else we could muster up in the hour. Later, I spoke to Oregon’s “Broadcaster of the Year,” talk radio host Victoria Taft. She’s been following the unbelievable case of Oregon permit holder Mike Strickland, recently found guilty of 21 felonies for lawfully defending himself against an angry mob of leftist, progressive anarchists threatening his life. It is a travesty of justice that will anger you. Victoria and I were also joined by Oregon Firearms Federation leader, Kevin Starrett.
On the Entertainment side of things, Hollywood came to Armed American Radio in the form of my discussion with movie producer Terry Benedict. Terry produced Mel Gibson’s latest blockbuster film Hacksaw Ridge, the incredible story of Army medic Desmond Doss, a conscientious objector who refused to carry a weapon during the war. Doss endured years of harassment for his decision before becoming a Medal of Honor recipient for his incredible bravery under extreme battle conditions, single-handedly saving the lives of over 75 men by lowering them to safety from atop the 125-foot cliff known as “Hacksaw Ridge” following days of brutal combat.
It was a great program and I hope you enjoyed listening to it as much as I did bringing it to you!
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Armed American Radio’s Daily Defense with Mark Walters
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