It was world news a few months ago when a crazed man released his menagerie of wild animals upon his community, and then committed suicide. It was  left to the Muskingum County, Ohio Sheriff’s Department under Sheriff Matt Lutz to contain the dangerous animals before they could maul or kill […]

072 LIONS AND TIGERS AND BEARS, OH MY!


Finally our long anticipated visit with the Gun Dude’s Wives. Listen while the women dish the dirt about Carl, Stan, Tom and Travis. Join us as we get the rest of the story from Christy, Cheryl, Danica and Sherri. The Gun Dudes will never be the same. The Gun Dudes

071 The Gun Dudes’ Wives!!!


It’s another ProArms Broadcast!! Links for this BroadCast: Firearms Academy of Seattle The Cornered Cat What are you compensating for? Rangemaster Gun Rights Policy Conference Purse Companies: The Concealment Shop Coronado Designer Concealed Carry Galco Gun Totin Mamas Ladies Protection

070 Talking About Concealed Carry Purses with Kathy Jackson of ...



Gail and Jon Hodoway talk about technology in the gun world and more. We’re back with new editing software, please be patient, there’s a learning curve. Thanks to all the listeners for your support during this break, now hopefully we will ba back on track with our fortnightly podcasts.

069 Technology Jon


You heard about Joe Zamudio, the armed citizen hero who helped stop the Tucson Massacre last January, and heard clips of his comments on TV and YouTube. Now, for the first time, hear his whole story in his own words, at a Massad Ayoob Group class hosted by Dan Southard’s […]

068 JOE ZAMUDIO, ARMED CITIZEN HERO


After a loooong break, with many excuses for not posting a Podcast. Honest… I ran out of gas. I… I had a flat tire. I didn’t have enough money for cab fare. My tux didn’t come back from the cleaners. An old friend came in from out of town. Someone […]

067 The Two Jon Podcast



Alex Haddox and Gail interview Martial Arts Champion Graciela Casillas-Tortorelli. Graciela is living proof that strength and femininity are not mutually exclusive attributes. The holder of world championships in multiple fighting forms, from boxing to kick-boxing, Graciela discusses her famous incident on the Pacific Coast Highway when a rapist became […]

066 ProArms BroadCast meets the Practical Defense Podcast


The ProArms crew is proud to bring you an interview with one of the survivors of the cataclysmic gunfight that occurred in a southern Miami suburb now known as Pinecrest, 25 years ago this coming April 11. New information continues to emerge from this extremely complicated engagement. It had been […]

065 JOHN HANLON REMEMBERS


First off we visit with Suzi Huntington the Editor of American Cop Magazine. Suzi shares with us her vast experience of being a police officer especially being a woman in a “mans” world. Then we talk about  her newest career, since she “retired” (as if anyone who works so hard […]

064 ProArms Broadcast – Women in the Gun Media Part ...



The  Rhino is a homely beast but you should try one, at the least. –    With apologies to Ogden Nash. This is a long episode. First the ProArms team was charged with testing a Chiappa Rhino and we found a lot to like about this new revolver of revolutionary […]

063 Rhino? Why, yes!


We get a bunch of friends, students, instructors, podcasters, listeners and our contest winner, together at a recent MAG40 class to talk about the class, training in general and having a good time. Links from this episode: United States Concealed Carry Association The Cornered Cat Gun Rights News Podcast Back […]

062 Training Roundtable


We get most of the ProArms crew together, in our round-table format, to discuss the recent IDPA Nationals. Including what you need to do in order to qualify to go to the National Match, our equipment choices and some lessons learned. International Defensive Shooting Association U.S. Shooting Academy

061 The IDPA Nationals 2010



We’re back with another set of interviews for your listening pleasure. First we will hear from Tom Givens of Rangemaster in Memphis, an excellent training facility who probably has the dubious distinction of have trained the largest number of armed citizens that have been involved in a self-defense incident that […]

060 Protecting Yourself on the Street and in Court


It’s another ProArms Broadcast. This episodes theme is “Shooting Stars”  First, we visit with Joanna Lenczewska a true Star Shooter. We met up with Joanna and her husband Ken Ortbach last January at the SHOT Show, where we talked with them about all the shooting sports they are involved in […]

059 Proarms Broadcast – Shooting Stars


We got (most of) the gang together for a little round table discussion of politics. You’re not going to hear any shouting or name calling  or endorsements of one candidate over another. We talk abouthow you choose a candidate once you identify the issues that are important to you. Links […]

058 The ProArms Team Talks Politics