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Welcome to the Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit podcast. Come join Eric and Matt who are freedom-loving, meat-eating, gun shooting American guys as they discuss a broad spectrum of topics ranging from states rights, culture, and the 2nd Amendment to scotch, bourbon, and cigars. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most notable for his YouTube channel Iraqveteran8888 which has over 2.3 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd amendment. Matt, who runs Ballistic Ink, a branding and merchandising company servicing 2A content creators and the firearms industry, is also very passionate about the 2nd amendment and freedom. Come along for the ride!

Welcome to the Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit podcast. Come join Eric and Matt who are freedom-loving, meat-eating, gun shooting American guys as they discuss a broad spectrum of topics ranging from states rights, culture, and the 2nd Amendment to scotch, bourbon, and cigars. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most notable for his YouTube channel Iraqveteran8888 which has over 2.3 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd amendment. Matt, who runs Ballistic Ink, a branding and merchandising company servicing 2A content creators and the firearms industry, is also very passionate about the 2nd amendment and freedom. Come along for the ride!

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United States

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Welcome to the Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit podcast. Come join Eric and Matt who are freedom-loving, meat-eating, gun shooting American guys as they discuss a broad spectrum of topics ranging from states rights, culture, and the 2nd Amendment to scotch, bourbon, and cigars. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most notable for his YouTube channel Iraqveteran8888 which has over 2.3 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd amendment. Matt, who runs Ballistic Ink, a branding and merchandising company servicing 2A content creators and the firearms industry, is also very passionate about the 2nd amendment and freedom. Come along for the ride!

Language:

English


Episodes

LLP #58: "The Race to the Bottom"

4/2/2021
In this episode, Eric and Matt discuss the degradation in quality of gear from name brand companies and why it happens. Come join the conversation, you might be surprised at what you find out. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd...

Duration:01:03:02

LLP #57: "Fight or Flight: Georgia Craft Beer"

3/26/2021
In this episode, Eric and Matt get a chance to share a flight of local GA craft beers. Everything from lager to IPA's. GA has an amazing craft beer industry using very gourmet and unusual ingredients. Join the guys for some great conversation and tasting notes. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his...

Duration:01:04:56

LLP #56: "Our Favorite Vacations"

3/19/2021
In this episode, Eric and Matt discuss their favorites vacation destinations. From the mountains of North GA to the sandy beaches of Ocho Rio Jamaica, come join the guys for some great conversation that will have you planning your next vacation . 2A FRIENDLY CC PROCESSING: https://wetheprocessor.com/ Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4...

Duration:00:59:58

LLP #55: "Buy Once Cry Once"

3/12/2021
2A FRIENDLY CC PROCESSING: https://wetheprocessor.com/ In this episode Eric & Matt discuss the ever present conundrum of investing in higher price gear and goods over lower priced bargain brands. Everything from Anderson lowers to Rolex watches. Come join the guys in some great conversation. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million...

Duration:01:05:54

LLP #54: "The Thought Police"

3/5/2021
In this episode, Eric and Matt discuss the idea of what is known as the "thought police " while discussed as fiction in George Orwell's novel 1984 is proving to be more real then ever before. From government censorship to unconstitutional mandates, join Eric and Matt for a great thought provoking conversation. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has...

Duration:01:02:38

LLP #53: "Fight or Flight: German Beer"

2/26/2021
In this episode of Fight or Flight, Eric and Matt do a traditional German beer flight while discussing the German town of Helen GA and their world famous October Fest. Everything is covered from light pilsner style, wheated and double bock to dark ales. If you are a fan of of traditional German beers that adhere to the German beer purity law or if you just want to get some tasting notes. This is one episode you dont want to miss. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who...

Duration:01:03:05

LLP #52: "2021 Gun Control Bonanza"

2/19/2021
In this episode Eric and Matt go all the way down the rabbit hole with HR 127 and all of the now published details that were not previously available. The discussion leads to some great conversation on how this bill will effect gun ownership and purchases moving forward as well as repercussions to those that currently own firearms with regards to a mandatory registry. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most...

Duration:00:59:19

LLP #51: "Is The War on Drugs Over?"

2/12/2021
In this episode Eric & Matt discuss America's prolific and often criticized war on drugs. From the Reefer Madness campaign that kicked everything off to the current decriminalization in many states. You don't want to miss this informative and entertaining episode. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as...

Duration:01:00:05

LLP # 50: "Psyops, False Flags, & Conspiracy Theories"

2/5/2021
Break out your tin foil hats everyone, in this episode Eric & Matt discuss everything from historic CIA programs like MK Ultra to modern day false flag campaign's. This is an episode you dont want to miss. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd...

Duration:01:04:40

LLP #49: "Milsurps"

1/29/2021
In this episode Eric & Matt have a great discussion about the ever changing and intriguing world of Milsurp rifles. We go over a ton of different military rifles from around the world dating from the 1900s all the way to the late 90s. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no...

Duration:01:02:35

LLP #48: "Should the Military Replace the M4?"

1/22/2021
In this episode Eric & Matt have a great discussion about the U.S. military changing battle rifles, changing from the 5.56 mm to 6.8 mm and an entire Battalion of marines running suppressors. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd Amendment. Matt...

Duration:01:01:14

LLP #47: "2020 Year in Review"

1/15/2021
In this episode, the guys discuss how 2020 went both personally and in business. 2021 prospects and things that are planned make for some great conversation and information. If you want to know if our 2020 was as amazing as yours as well as what is in store for 2021 this is an episode you don't want to miss. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over...

Duration:00:59:34

LLP #46: "A History of Gun Control in the USA"

1/8/2021
In this episode, the guys cover the topic of gun control as we know it from the NFA in 1934 to the present day and discuss gun rights and why they are an important part of American life. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd Amendment. Matt runs...

Duration:00:59:12

LLP #45: "Rick Ward The Urban Airgunner"

1/1/2021
In this episode Eric and Matt chat with Rick Ward best known as the Urban Air Gunner. The conversation covers everything from airgun hunting to cowboys and the American way of life. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd Amendment. Matt runs...

Duration:01:01:48

LLP #44 : "Fight or Flight: Tequila" with Microtech's Corey Campbell

12/18/2020
In this Episode Eric and Matt are joined by Corey Campbell from Microtech. Corey is a tequila aficionado and provided the higher end bottlings for this flight. Guys, this was an amazing flight that you won't want to miss. Tons of great info about the wonderful spirit of Tequila. Great conversation and shenanigans was had. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888...

Duration:01:02:22

LLP #43: "Roy Hill from Brownells" AKA Possumfatback

12/11/2020
In this episode Eric and Matt chat with the infamous Roy Hill of Brownells while at deer camp. Roy is the Brownells Bureau of Propaganda Chief Intellgence Officer and spends a ton of time in the field with many of your favorite 2A content creators and advocates.This is one episode you dont want to miss. Link in bio. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which...

Duration:01:03:59

LLP #42: "Lifestyles of the Locked and Loaded" with Hank Strange

12/4/2020
In this episode Eric and Matt chat with the one and only Hank Strange. Hank is an extremely staunch 2nd amendment supporter / content creator. This episode was a blast and covers everything from the current state of the 2nd amendment as well as cars, watches and crypto currency. This is one episode you dont want to miss. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888...

Duration:01:06:21

LLP #41: "Corey Campbell of Microtech Knives"

11/27/2020
Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as his outspoken and no compromise stance regarding the 2nd amendment. Matt runs Ballistic Ink which is a branding and merchandising company serving 2A content creators and the firearms industry. He is also very passionate about the 2nd amendment and freedom. APPAREL...

Duration:01:05:52

LLP #40: "Fight or Flight: Insane Jellies with Chad of IV8888 & The Combat Midwife"

11/20/2020
In this podcast, Chad of IV8888 joins Eric and Jessica The Combat Midwife on a flight of homemade jellies including some insane pepper jellies made from some of the world's hottest peppers, in between the suffering we discuss the importance of gardening, self-reliance, and food security. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million...

Duration:01:01:26

LLP #39: "How We Got Into Guns" with Stephen Gutowski

11/13/2020
In this episode, Eric and Matt speak with Stephen Gutowski who is a writer for the Washington Free Beacon about how they all got into guns. Join the guys as they have some great candid conversations about everything from what got them into guns to modern 2A issues. Eric & Matt are both former US Army combat veterans who served together while deployed to Iraq during OIF III. Eric is most known for his YouTube channel IraqVeteran8888 which has over 2.4 million subscribers currently as well as...

Duration:01:15:59