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02-25-2003, 18:51
1. Bring a gun. Preferably, bring at least two guns. Bring all of
your friends who have guns.
2. Anything worth shooting is worth shooting twice. Ammo is cheap.
Your life is expensive.
3. Only hits count. The only thing worse than a miss is a slow miss.
4. If your shooting stance is good, you're probably not moving fast
enough nor using cover correctly.
5. Move away from your attacker. Distance is your friend. (Lateral
and diagonal movement are preferred.)
6. If you can choose what to bring to a gunfight, bring a long gun
and a friend with a long gun.
7. In ten years nobody will remember the details of caliber, stance,
or tactics. They will only remember who lived.
8. If you are not shooting, you should be communicating, reloading,
and running.
9. Accuracy is relative: most combat shooting standards will be more
dependent on "pucker factor" than the inherent accuracy of the gun.
10. Use a gun that works EVERY TIME.
11. Someday someone may kill you with your own gun, but they should
have to beat you to death with it because it is empty.
12. Always cheat; always win. The only unfair fight is the one you
13. Have a plan.
14. Have a back-up plan, because the first one won't work.
15. Use cover or concealment as much as possible.
16. Flank your adversary when possible. Protect yours.
17. Don't drop your guard.
18. Always tactical load and threat scan 360 degrees.
19. Watch their hands. Hands kill. (In God we trust. Everyone else,
keep your hands where I can see them).
20. Decide to be aggressive ENOUGH, quickly ENOUGH.
21. The faster you finish the fight, the less shot you will get.
22. Be polite. Be professional. But, have a plan to kill everyone
you meet.
23. Be courteous to everyone, friendly to no one.
24. Your number one Option for Personal Security is a lifelong
commitment to avoidance, deterrence, and de-escalation.
25. Do not attend a gunfight with a handgun, the caliber of which
does not start with a ".4"

02-25-2003, 19:28
hey i like that;f

02-26-2003, 01:21
Why is this in lighter side? Sounds good to me.

02-27-2003, 18:14
26. Safest place to be during a gun fight is real far away.