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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…

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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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Seeking Seeklander (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 163, May 22nd, 2016)

“There is no secret sauce.” — Mike Seeklander   Mike Seeklander from the American Warrior Society joins Ballistic Radio to talk defensive training and…

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Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 162, May 16th, 2016)

“For me, I enjoy the process of getting better a lot more than I enjoy the competitions themselves.” — Ben Stoeger Five-time national USPSA…

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Doctor, Doctor (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 160, May 1st, 2016)

“Low-information articles lead to low-information audiences.” — David Merrill   JackJack hasn’t been fired in a while but John sees to that while welcoming…

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Quid Pro Quo, Clarice (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 159, April 24th, 2016)

“If I can’t convince [my co-instructor] that something is valid then I probably shouldn’t be teaching that [technique] anyway.” — Melody Lauer   John…

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‘Tis But A Flesh Wound: The Attitude Of Winning, Not Just Surviving (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 158, April 17th, 2016)

“Three [bullets] made really good punctures and the fourth one kind of grazed me. So, I don’t really count the fourth one.” — Jared…

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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…

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12, Not 6, Is Still Bad Math (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 156, April 3rd, 2016)

“From a legal perspective… it matters less whether or not you were the actual aggressor than [if] you can be made to look as…

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Timely Advice, Givens The World We Live In (Podcast – Season 4, Ballistic Radio Episode 155, March 27th, 2016)

“The biggest waste of time… is missing. Every time you miss you used up the time it took to prep that shot, fire that…