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Being a Student of the Gun is not about being a novice or beginner. Student of the Gun represents a life’s journey of education, enlightenment and the enjoyment of firearms. Each week Student of the Gun will introduce our listeners to all manner of firearms related topics be they sport, recreation or personal defense. Unlike the television format, through the magic of digital radio, we will have the opportunity to explore topics more deeply rather than just give them a quick glance. Discussions will address both that which is current news in the firearms world as well as traditions and foundational principles. Student of the Gun, a beginner once, a student for life.

Being a Student of the Gun is not about being a novice or beginner. Student of the Gun represents a life’s journey of education, enlightenment and the enjoyment of firearms. Each week Student of the Gun will introduce our listeners to all manner of firearms related topics be they sport, recreation or personal defense. Unlike the television format, through the magic of digital radio, we will have the opportunity to explore topics more deeply rather than just give them a quick glance. Discussions will address both that which is current news in the firearms world as well as traditions and foundational principles. Student of the Gun, a beginner once, a student for life.

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United States

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Being a Student of the Gun is not about being a novice or beginner. Student of the Gun represents a life’s journey of education, enlightenment and the enjoyment of firearms. Each week Student of the Gun will introduce our listeners to all manner of firearms related topics be they sport, recreation or personal defense. Unlike the television format, through the magic of digital radio, we will have the opportunity to explore topics more deeply rather than just give them a quick glance. Discussions will address both that which is current news in the firearms world as well as traditions and foundational principles. Student of the Gun, a beginner once, a student for life.

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English

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Episodes

Crisis? Choose Not to Participate | SOTG 1054

5/12/2021
A local crisis or national emergency can happen at any time, you cannot stop that from happening. However, you can choose not to panic or be a part of the problem. We will consider ways to be a better prepared person. Have you ever used any of your “Bug Out” gear? During our Brownells Bullet Points segment we will discuss how now is the perfect time for you to get outdoors and try out your survival gear. Also, for this week’s SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters, we have a story from...

Duration:01:01:24

Forging Ahead with Nate the Blade Maker | SOTG 1053

5/10/2021
Professor Paul received his first lesson in custom knife forging from our friend Nate the Blade Maker. Nate Summers is a History Channel, Forged in Fire winner and a skilled custom knife maker. We have another Duracoat Finished Firearm of the week for you guys. This week, Paul will show off a GLOCK 17 that he refinished after attending Duracoat University. Do you want to go to a Good Behavior Party? Before you answer that question, you might want to ask Zach, the Shipping Ogre, what he...

Duration:00:42:19

Illinois FOID Card Unconstitutional | SOTG 1052

5/5/2021
Another judge in Illinois has ruled that the state’s requirement of a FOID card for firearms and ammunition ownership violates the Bill of Rights of the United States Constitution. Will the tyrants and tin-pot dictators in Cook County listen? We will consider this at length during our SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters.com. Are you ready to brace yourself? During our Brownells Bullet Points segment we will consider a few new firearm stabilizing brace products from both Magpul and SB...

Duration:00:49:16

West Virginia 2A Sanctuary & 3 Minutes of Reason | SOTG 1051

5/3/2021
West Virginia became the latest state to stand up the overreach and tyranny of the criminal regime in DC. The West Virginia legislature passed numerous protections for the citizens of that state against criminal behavior by the Federal government. We have another Duracoat Finished Firearm for you from Duracoat University. This week, Professor Paul will show off a Century Arms Canik TP9DA pistol that he Duracoat'd himself. Do you have 3 minutes to sit and listen to the voice of reason? We...

Duration:00:49:15

WY Business Giving Away AR-15’s | SOTG 1050

4/28/2021
Need a new roof? Want a new rifle? A Wyoming construction company is now offering a new AR-15 to customers who have them put a new roof on their houses. As you can imagine, the usual suspects are crying and whining about this. During our Brownells Bullet Point segment, Professor Paul has an update on the ammo and accessory market. We also consider and discuss using corrosive primed ammunition. Is it worth the hassle? For our SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters, we are excited to help...

Duration:00:58:03

Candace Owens Nails It | SOTG 1049

4/26/2021
Candace Owen weighed in on the media manipulation and lies in the wake of a Columbus officer being forced to shoot a knife-wielding attacker. Ms Owens absolutely nailed it with facts that are irrefutable. Tune in and listen. We have a Finished Firearm of the Week for you from Duracoat University. This week Professor Paul will consider the BRN-177E2, a faithful reproduction of the original Colt XM-177E2 from the Vietnam era. Is the media deliberately lying and manipulating stories? We have...

Duration:01:00:39

Dan Bongino Exposes CNN | SOTG 1048

4/21/2021
Dan Bongino has exposed CNN for the liars and propaganda masters that they are. Using undercover video from Project Veritas, Bongino lays out the lies, the propaganda, and the deliberate fear campaign the media is using to control you. During our Brownell’s Bullet Points segment, Paul offers two choices; complain about what you cannot find or expand your horizons and enjoy some other form of shooting. He relates a few personal examples. Also, for our SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters...

Duration:00:58:09

UFC Fighter Stands Up to Communists | SOTG 1047

4/19/2021
Rose Namajunas, a female UFC Fighter has had the courage in our cowardly world to stand up and say what needs to be said. Communism is bad and “better dead than red”. We used to understand this in the United States. We applaud her bravery for speaking the truth. During the week’s Finished Firearm segment from Duracoat University, Professor Paul shows off the refinished Mossberg 930, semi-automatic 12 gauge shotgun. This shotgun is one of several in the “Punisher Collection” that Mr. Markel...

Duration:00:53:17

Ammo: Now is the Time | SOTG 1046

4/14/2021
Have you been holding out, waiting for ammunition prices to drop back to where they were in 2019? During our Brownells Bullet Points segment, Paul and Jarrad will discuss the state of the industry and explain why right now is the time to purchase ammunition if you need it. We have an SOTG Homeroom for you folks from CrossBreed Holsters. “Hey, let’s be careful out there.” The summer has not even begun and a day hiker lost her life in the mountains of California. Professor Paul discusses...

Duration:00:54:15

Don’t Mess with Texas | SOTG 1045

4/12/2021
A bill is working its way through the Texas State House that would preempt and nullify Federal gun control and confiscation within the borders of the state. We will discuss the bill and suggest that every free state in the nation passes similar measures to protect their people from the criminals in DC. What is our Duracoat Finished Firearm of the week? Professor Paul has a handgun to discuss with you. This one is a bit unique. Listen louder, you might learn something new. Also, what do the...

Duration:00:47:17

Punisher Collection and Precision Rifle | SOTG 1044

4/7/2021
What is the Punisher collection and what does it entail? Professor Paul is back with news about his latest Duracoat project and how that led to a new Op Ed piece from our friend, Nicholas Orr. During our Brownells Bullet Points we will discuss the XM177E2, better known as the CAR-15. What did Paul do to the gun this last weekend? Also, we have an SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters. What should your priorities be when it comes to concealed carry and your daily defense? We discuss, not...

Duration:00:50:50

Pepper Spray: Understanding Less-than-Lethal | SOTG 1043

4/5/2021
Do you understand how to use OC/Pepper Spray and the genuine difference between lethal or deadly force and less than lethal force? Sadly, there are many people who try to substitute one for the other. The results can be disastrous. Professor Paul has been a Use of Force instructor for three decades. He will break down the use of pepper spray, when it works, and when it does not. Please listen to this before you spend money on a self-defense product. During our Finished Firearm of the Week...

Duration:00:53:20

TN Goes Constitutional Carry and Century Arms AP5 | SOTG 1042

3/31/2021
The Tennessee Assembly has passed a constitutional carry bill and sent it to Governor Lee who has publicly endorsed it and will sign it into law. We congratulate and applaud Tennessee and welcome them to the club. During our Brownells Bullet Points segment we will consider the new AP5 9mm pistols from Century Arms. We will also discuss the numerous parts and upgrades that are available for this MP5 clone. For our SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters, we are extremely disappointed and...

Duration:01:02:09

You are the Well Regulated Militia | SOTG 1041

3/29/2021
According to the men who founded the United States of America, you are the well regulated militia. The whole of the people, not government employees, are the militia and they shall not be disarmed or disbarred of the use of arms. We have quotes from George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and George Mason to name a few. Paul and Jarrad consider the foundation and framing of the Bill of Rights. We have a new feature for you; Finished Firearms brought to you by Duracoat University. During this...

Duration:00:46:41

Dumb Things on Defensive Pistols | SOTG 1040

3/24/2021
What does Professor Paul consider to be the 3 stupid or detrimental things that gunmakers keep putting on handguns that are supposed to be for self-defense? Why does this keep happening? Is there a solution? Are you sick of shopping online and have to wade through page after page of “out of stock” items? Brownells feels your pain and has decided to do something about that. During our SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters, we consider the newest offering from Smith & Wesson in the...

Duration:00:52:22

Voter Integrity Act of 2021 | SOTG 1039

3/22/2021
Would you like to live in a Representative Republic again? We must restore accountability and integrity to the election process. We highlight six points or line items that must be in a Voter Integrity Bill in every state in the Union if there is hope for the United States of America. How did nearly 100,000 mail-in ballots end up being sent to the wrong addresses in just one county in Nevada? How many other counties in the United States experienced the same issue? We have a ray of sunlight...

Duration:00:56:17

Louisiana Residents afraid of Coyotes | SOTG 1038

3/17/2021
What happened to cause Louisiana residents to be afraid of coyotes? A news report aired from Jefferson Parish, La and local residents expressed grave concern. We will consider this during our SOTG Homeroom from CrossBreed Holsters. Who experienced their first visit to the Brownells pro shop? Here is a hint, she is the cutest thing on planet Earth. Also, we have good news for rifle shooters. Remember the San Francisco Police Chief who said he wanted crime victims to just be good witnesses?...

Duration:00:45:39

I Will Not Comply | SOTG 1037

3/15/2021
You still have a choice, honor the rule of law and live as a free man or submit and live as a slave to the state. Practice this phrase, “I will not comply.” We have some powerful audio from Rep. Madison Cawthorn. You will want to share it. During our Warrior of the Week question, Professor Paul will address the following statement. “I’m thinking about…” It is time to stop thinking and to start doing. Why do the ruling class elitists in Washington DC believe that they can ignore the US...

Duration:00:54:20

Pre-Req Refamiliarization | SOTG 1036

3/10/2021
It’s time again to get familiar once again with our line of Pre-Req episodes. Some of the most important and thought-provoking episodes that we have ever done. In this omnibus of episodes, we have “What is a Gun? Sports, Games, Hobbies, Liberty”, “Time to Get Off the Fence and Declare Allegiance”, “Why You Will Never Find Me Unarmed” and “Liberty is Light”. If you have never heard these before, now is a great time to catch up. If you have, now you have the opportunity to burn through each...

Duration:02:44:22

The Marine Corps Gets Cans [Best Of] | SOTG 1035

3/8/2021
The United States Marine Corps has officially announced that it will be issuing sound suppressors or silencers to all infantry personnel. The gun muffler will be installed on weapons from the M4 to machine guns. During our Warrior of the Week segment, we address a very common question; “Why do I have to be the leader?” Paul and Jarrad will examine leadership and the lack of it in our modern times. Professor Paul reminds us of another person who did not want to be a leader. Student of the...

Duration:00:47:52