This episode is mostly listener voice mails. In particular, a caller asked about Swiss Gun Laws and a new American from Australia also call in. Links: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gun_politics_in_Switzerland#Number_of_guns_in_circulation
The recent shooting at UCSB got me thinking about gun rights, so I begin this episode with some thoughts on that subject. In the 2nd segment, I discuss what happens to your vision when you’re in the stress of a gunfight. Links and Show Notes: Vision Under Stress, Monderno
Lots of listener voice mails on this episode. Questions about AR’s, striker fired guns, magazines, gun handling, gun control and more.
Hoplophobia is the irrational, morbid fear of guns (coined by Col. Jeff Cooper, from the Greek “hoplites,” weapon). Hoplophobes are common and should never be involved in setting gun policies. Point out hoplophobic behavior when noticed, it is dangerous, sufferers deserve pity, and should seek treatment. When confronted, hoplophobes typically go into denial, a common