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  1. Always check barrel for obstructions
  2. 18 Yr Old Grand Daughter's First Time
  3. And yet another "accident"
  4. Negligent Discharge Help
  5. Back at the range
  6. Keep guns away from kids or go to jail for 3 yrs & pay nearly $600K
  7. Trigger Lock Question
  8. DQed today, Local IDPA Match....I am an unafe shooter.
  9. And he ran away??
  10. The Four Rules and Exceptions
  11. Firearm-safety instructor shoots student in class
  12. A Gun Safety Gadget "the NRA Kinda Likes"
  13. Maybe a stupid question but I don't get it.
  14. Neglegence anyone??
  15. Video - Good lesson from bad shooter
  16. Idiots at the gun store
  17. Didn't Think the Gun Was Loaded
  18. Help!! Lower left
  19. Navy Recruiter Has ND at Office (Georgia)
  20. This is Why We Can't Have Nice Things!
  21. "Degunning" the house
  22. Training and credentials of private range personal?
  23. airline travel with firearm
  24. Police: Man dies after accidentally shooting himself in the leg
  25. Storing One's Firearms Loaded
  26. Hanging Guns on Wall
  27. Training log paper or smartphone/tablet app
  28. Quest for Master Class Bullseye pistol
  29. Rookie/newcomer question: Characteristics of a competition gun
  30. Why do most handguns have a recoil pattern that goes up?
  31. Gun control? Safety, definitely!
  32. Teacup grip to offset flinch
  33. Alternate method of loading the chamber
  34. Conflict of two rules
  35. Man Fatally Shoots Himself with his "Unloaded" Shotgun
  36. Funny Video on Gun Safety
  37. gun handling and safety sessions at our local club
  38. No Respect for Guns....Issue at Range
  39. Scary Incident At The Range Tonight
  40. Sobering story about AD with 12 gauge shotgun
  41. Kids gaining access to OUR guns
  42. Thrift Store Worker Shot By Gun In Donated Sock.
  43. MIL's .25
  44. AD/ND experience.
  45. How tragedy happens--Not this time
  46. Firearms safety & educational courses
  47. Sterling Archer Teaches Gun Safety
  48. Blinking
  49. Got my first 0.177 caliber firearm today! (For training my kids)
  50. Shooting with one bad eye
  51. It doesn't matter who you are...
  52. Your Thoughts on NRA Range Safety Certification
  53. Gun Fumble
  54. What happens when you dont follow the rules! Graphic Pics !
  55. Never going to a range on a weekend ever again.
  56. I took my daughter to the range yesterday...
  57. THIS LITTLE BULLET (Rare John Wayne) 1970's-Excellent safety film for kids
  58. Learn how NOT to handle a firearm. GOTTA SEE
  59. Fess up...Accidental discharge
  60. Recommend central Florida instructor for a child?
  61. Using a New "Hammerless" Pistol
  62. Man shot, killed in game of quick draw.
  63. LCP vs SR40c
  64. Deer Hunter Points Gun at Fellow Hunter
  65. She Can Shoot training for women, by women
  66. Negligent Glock Discharge- "It Can't happen to me".
  67. Foolish neighbors - kids with BB guns
  68. M&P Apex trigger conversion
  69. I had an ND
  70. Shooting Buddy Admits to Shooting 4 TVs!!!
  71. Man suffers serious facial wounds in rifle-cleaning mishap
  72. Drunks and guns.... am I overreacting?
  73. Negligent Discharge...So ashamed. (no one hurt)
  74. Dumbest cop on the planet
  75. Another ND girl shot in head
  76. Gun accident hurts officer at Police Academy
  77. Why is this woman pointing a gun at her forehead?
  78. Very Bad-Local CHL Holder Succumbs to Carelessness
  79. Kids Birthday Party at the Range - Awesome Idea
  80. BAD: Brother (accidently) shoots sister with illegal gun
  81. Gun goes off at the Puyallup Gun Show yesterday
  82. Bad: ND into neighbors townhouse
  83. Best friends hunting accident
  84. ND Story from Wayback... LEO
  85. And HOW did the gun discharge???
  86. Great visuals for Handling guns safely
  87. BAD: I made a negligent mistake the other day.
  88. This doesn't seem safe at all...
  89. Keep your finger off the trigger! (Powerful lesson learned)
  90. Another YouTube example of idiotic gun handling
  91. BAD- please lock your guns up
  92. CWP Instructor/Deputy accidentaly shoots student.
  93. Ugly. Former police chief has negligent discharge
  94. Video Of Idiot With AK47 Totally Unsafe
  95. Accidental Disharge at Church
  96. Idiot graces pawn shop...
  97. A question from an Anti
  98. Cops and Guns
  99. Dangerous Gun Handling at the Gun Store
  100. A new shooter joins the ranks!
  101. Safety reminder
  102. BB gun for Christmas.
  103. Target Scoring in Chinese Army Firing Range (Video)
  104. Kids and toy guns/"pretending" to shoot someone
  105. Hunter kills himself after accidental shooting of friend.
  106. At a local gun store last Saturday ....
  107. Keeping it simple: The 2 Rules of Safety
  108. BAD: Guy left gun unattended at the LGS.
  109. My first squib
  110. How dangerous is firing a gun into the air?
  111. Trial proceedings on INSession (TruTV) right now
  112. The Bad: Man shoots off penis with pink pistol ...
  113. Woman shoots daughter with "cigarette lighter"
  114. Another sad story (23 year old dead)
  115. Here goes again!
  116. My response to the story of the toddler who recently shot herself...
  117. Really, Really Bad : Toddler Shot & Killed Accidentally
  118. ND in Loudoun VA
  119. What not to do when playing with your gun.
  120. Crimson Trace
  121. GOOD: Tom Selleck corrects extras poor gun handling on set...
  122. Negligent discharge at Illinois gun show
  123. Death in my neighborhood today
  124. BabyJanq's 'First Shots' Pt 1 & 2 ~ Age 8
  125. Gun Storage
  126. New shooter, first gun, no powder, but still needs to be handled properly!
  127. Need Help! Source for Breech Flags or Breech Plugs
  128. Question for all you women shooters out there.
  129. Rifle shooting from the prone position questions...
  130. Fundamentals Question New Shooter Here
  131. 'The Two Most Important Rules of Firearm Safety'
  132. When is a gun considered "Loaded"?
  133. Idiot with a gun
  134. Idiot people at the range slight rant....
  135. A Horrible Hunting Accident - Violation of all safety rules
  136. ND in Bass Pro Shop
  137. My 3 Year Old and Guns
  138. OK so I had a SD (stupid discharge)
  139. BAD: Man bleeds to death in theater parking lot from ND in car
  140. Shooting while pregnant.... I couldn't find the original thread...
  141. For safety, no loaded weapons.
  142. Taking a friend to the range tomorrow for the first time!
  143. Primer strike
  144. brain malfunction at range
  145. Safety Bullet?
  146. Nooooo!
  147. tell me about chamber flags?
  148. Has Anyone Seen "The Road" ???
  149. A constantly needed reminder...
  150. A mistake, but it was caught
  151. Made me very nervous :/
  152. "Shooting with old Eyes"
  153. OFGC Steel Challenge 6-5-10
  154. Young guns: Pro gun article in Air Force Times newspaper
  155. Familiarity and complacency are a deadly combination.
  156. How young is too young and how old is too late????
  157. Trigger manipulation terminology; 'Squeeze', 'Press' and 'Pull'
  158. I'm anal to the point of being a PITA when it comes to firearm safety. This is why!!
  159. Near disaster
  160. Need Help Getting My G/F on target
  161. Not a good day at the range
  162. House fire and loose ammo
  163. Just Did Something Really Stupid
  164. Walther P22? Short or long barrel?
  165. Gun range cowboy stories
  166. Lead and Pregnancy help
  167. Young ladies at the range
  168. How many here have hearing loss and/or Tinnitus?
  169. another Snubbie question
  170. Snubby Safety Question
  171. Warning Shot?
  172. advice please
  173. 10 year old daughter and first time at range
  174. When did people start teaching trigger discipline?
  175. Firearm safety... please read
  176. Beginner/Novice Firearms Safety Issues
  177. My wife says our house will blow up!
  178. when are you ready to teach?
  179. Easy slide racking
  180. don't want to make anyone mad but....
  181. ND
  182. Slam fires!
  183. Memphis Police recruit shot in the arm
  184. Kids and guns
  185. A different kind of gun safety: avoiding toxic substances and chemicals
  186. Mistakes we have made.
  187. Secure for Flight Operations
  188. Pulled gun on a shadow.
  189. I d i o t s !
  190. Shooting Ranges Can Be A Scary Place
  191. Never assume its not chambered! Always check!!
  192. A Primer: Differences in appearance and function between a 'Clip' and a 'Magazine'
  193. Another bad habit, muzzle in the air
  194. "Proper Grip For Auto Pistols" Video
  195. Fail!
  196. How to Aim a Gun
  197. "Get a Grip!"
  198. Firearms without External Safety, etc.
  199. Know the condition of your Glock?
  200. The 10 Commandments of Firearm Safety
  201. Firearms Safety Depends on You