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Who Wins, Who Loses, and Why (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 177, September 4th, 2016)

“Of all the training priorities we can possibly have, removing novelty is the number one thing we can do to increase our odds of…

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How Do You Get To Carnegie Hall? (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 176, August 28th, 2016)

“Gunfights are won years in advance. They are won on the range, by yourself, in 105-degree weather working on your draw.” — John Chapman…

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Yeti ‘Nother Ballistic Radio Episode (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 174, August 14th, 2016)

“Capacity does not equal accuracy or ability.” — Steve Fisher   John is all alone and forced to explain his own nerd-references while also…

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Why Bleeding To Death Is Bad And The Worst Idea For A Star Wars Costume Ever (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 172, July 31st, 2016)

“Nobody [says], “I don’t carry a firearm because when the fight happens I’ll just pick up a brick or a rock or something and…

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Generic Facebook User Episode Title (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 170, July 17th, 2016)

“If we do something that’s supposed to make us safer but ends up being negligent on our part we might as well not have…

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Have Ellifritz, Will Travel (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 169, July 10th, 2016)

If you can’t recognize the types of… pre-assault indicators, what a criminal might be doing… just before his assault you’re really no better off…

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The Ostrich Effect (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 167, June 26th, 2016)

“The standard take on people taking an interest in their own self-defense is that we are obsessed with violence. Well, we’re not; not anymore…

Facebook User Questions: The Lunchbox (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 166, June 19th, 2016)

“If your de-escalation and avoidance skills are really good you never need any of the other skills.” — John Johnston   John and JackJack…

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The Haggard Awakens (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 165, June 12th, 2016)

“I’ve found everything works pretty good if you can shoot and nothing works good if you can’t.” — Chuck Haggard   The legendary Chuck…

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Humanity Does Not Ask Us To Be Happy (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 157, April 10th, 2016)

“In our rush to have the most effective [tool] we often times overlook the limitations of the person using the tool.” — John Johnston…