Legal & Second Amendment

Uncover the rules governing the legal use of force in self-defense, get tips on how to practice safe and legal concealed carry, and stay up-to-date on firearms-related legislation at both the state and national levels—especially as it relates to the Second Amendment and the right to keep and bear arms.

Ordinary Observations and Reader Response

Mark Walters — July 1, 2006

First of all, I would like to thank the dozens of readers who responded to the article in my column,… Read More

The Midterm Elections and the Biased, National Media

Mark Walters — May 1, 2006

How important are the midterm elections, and for that matter, how important are any elections to gun owners? Look no… Read More

Are There Any Weapons in the Vehicle?

Mark Walters — April 1, 2006

A Sunny Saturday Afternoon, at 12:15 p.m. I left my office to go home after spending a few hours slaving… Read More

Georgia On My Mind

Mark Walters — February 1, 2006

The Ordinary Guy has been defenseless (legally speaking) for over two months now, since my recent move from Tampa, Florida,… Read More

The 2nd Amendment: As Defined By Each Individual State

Mark Walters — January 1, 2006

I am writing this column from a computer in a home office in Woodstock, Georgia. No, it’s not my computer… Read More

Ordinary Observations

Mark Walters — November 1, 2005

Hurricane Katrina What else needs to be said? How many times do we need to see in our own lifetimes,… Read More