JWR’s Recommendations of the Week:


The Total Money Makeover: Classic Edition: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness, by Dave Ramsey

The Lose Your Belly Diet: Change Your Gut, Change Your Life, by Travis Stork


13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (Now also available with Amazon Prime.)

97% Owned (Documentary on the global debt-based monetary system. Note that although the producers of this film obviously have a leftist bias, the information included about how modern “money” is created is correct. Amazon Prime members can watch it free.)


Ken Burns: The Dust Bowl (Now available with Amazon Prime.)

1916: The Irish Rebellion. (Now available with Amazon Prime.)


The Essential Guy Clark

Firefly Soundtrack (Greg Edmondson)

Instructional Videos:

Active Self Defense YouTube Channel. (Thanks to reader Peter S. for the link suggestion.)

Dave Delany: Winter Survival Shelter under a large conifer


Folk Alley’s AlleyCast

SGT Report


(Both of the following Glock pistol home armorer tools were recommended to me by Tamara at the great View From the Porch blog. They work great!)

Truglo Glock Front Sight Installation Tool

Ameriglo Sight Pusher Tool for Most Glock Models, Angled Sided