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Warrior Life - Tactical Firearms | Urban Survival | Close Quarters Combat Training

Bullets, beans & band-aids baby! Oh yeah! If you love AR's, Glocks and freedom, then the Modern Combat & Survival podcast is for you. Each week, Jeff Anderson and his rag-tag team of hairy-backed mooks bring you "no b.s." tips, tricks, and tactics you can put to use right away from the world's top experts on tactical firearms training, urban survival, escape & evasion, and close quarters combat self defense. Plus - be sure to join us at www.ModernCombatAndSurvival.com for our free digital magazine and podcast freebie bonuses.

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Tacti-Cool Lies: Old School Mantras That Just Need To Die [WL 373]

I know you've heard them.You've probably even SAID them.But today, my fellow warrior, all that ends...Because I'm about to THROW DOWN on some of those "old school" tactical mantras that have NO PLACE coming out of the mouth of the modern day protector!Just like my "Keep Honking, I'm Reloading" bumper sticker......We all know that the person with the coolest Trump t-shirt, the longest military contractor beard, or the most camouflaged "man purse" is OBVIOUSLY the most "tactical" guru in the room.Right?Well, no... it takes more than just a "big gun" to claim a spot among the "tactical elite," and it takes a LOT more than just regurgitating the most prominent, most repeated "combat quotes."In this this week's podcast episode, I'll take apart some of the "wisdom" floating around the shooting ranges, the testosterone-flooded gun counters, and the ninja combative schools in our warrior universe.Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:Why an old slogan about knife fights is a great way to make yourself hesitate in a life-or-death situation.Why people who call themselves "knife fighters" are just plain wrong!The one thing NOBODY can do in their fight training.The HUGE mistake in self-defense that everyone says is preferable, but which can RUIN YOUR LIFE!And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”warriorlifeready.com/quiz

24mins

20 Oct 2021

Rank #1

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Self-Defense For Older Warriors [WL 372]

If Santa Claus were to get mugged, I guarantee I know WHY, and it isn't because of the big sack on his back....It's because he looks OLD.See, I was in the store and saw some Christmas Trees out already the other day, and that got me thinking:If Santa Claus were targeted by a mugger, and if he were just an old guy with a white beard and a big belly...(and not, you know, Christmas magic-y)...What self-defense techniques would work for an older, overweight person who maybe isn't as strong as he once was?Well, that's the question we're going to answer in Warrior Life radio.In this this week's podcast episode, warriors, Buck Greene explains not one, not two, but FIVE different techniques that can work for an older person, or most people regardless of size, age, and mobility challenges.Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:How to use the STRONGEST part of your hand to stop a mugger.A method advocated by JKD and Kung Fu folks that almost ANYONE can do (even with arthritis).What the "squid of anger" is and how anyone can use it for self-defense.What a famous meme can teach us about self-defense for older folks.And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”Sign Up For Early Bird Notification For Our Private Training Group Site

20mins

13 Oct 2021

Rank #2

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Bad Home Defense Weapons [WL 371]

Something funny happens when people who don't understand weapons......decide to arm themselves with something that ISN'T a gun to protect their homes....They make some BAD choices.But it isn't just "non-gun" people who mess up choosing "alternative" weapons for home-defense.In this this week's podcast episode, warriors, Buck Greene goes over his own "home invasion defense" mistakes... and explains some better options for some of the "bad home-defense weapon" choices out there.Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:The one weapon EVERYONE seems to choose first for home-defense when they don't own guns... that is the WORST possible option!An odd "CIA weapon" that keeps cropping up in Chinese retail outlets online.How one guy (at least) defended himself with a weapon that wasn't the best option.The "Power Ranger" who used a sword to fight his roommate (and went to prison)!And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”Buck's Home Invasion Story On The BlogViper Weapon Lights

21mins

6 Oct 2021

Rank #3

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A Live Warrior Life Rant On Walkers Vs. Talkers [WL 370]

Okay, I'm not going to lie - I'm completely off-script and off-format, and this is a RANT, pure and simple.See, right before I posted this audio, I had just gotten done with a livestream on Facebook, where we have over a MILLION followers.And let's just say that Jeff is old, and cranky, and he's not going to take it anymore.I've got a bit of a rant for you... a bit of an origin story... and a CHALLENGE to see if YOU can make the grade.Let's get started!(And when you've listened to my rant, click the link in the Resources section to take ACTION. Let's do this!)Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:WarriorLifeReady.com/EarlyBird

30mins

29 Sep 2021

Rank #4

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Survival Clowns [WL 369]

In a previous podcast, I talked about the MISTAKES preppers make......that get them KILLED in emergencies.The thing is, though......We left one OUT!I pointed out to Buck Greene that his podcast on "Why Preppers Die" left out a critical misstep that a LOT of us make, especially when we're younger.In this this week's podcast episode, warriors, Buck sits in to explain 5 areas of your clothing that you should watch out for so you aren't telling everyone within your line of sight, "Come murder me!"Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:The single biggest mistake "survival clowns" start with!The accessory that is a dead "CCW giveaway" when you wear it.One military surplus item you DEFINITELY don't want to buy and wear.The WORST type of backpack to carry in a crisis!And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”

23mins

22 Sep 2021

Rank #5

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Survival Commo: How To Rally Your Family In An Instant Disaster [WL 368]

You're at work when suddenly, all the lights go out.There's been an EXPLOSION... and the news says there are MORE bombs.Your kids are at school......You can't get your wife on the phone......And now that an "instant disaster" has struck, you've got to do SOMETHING so you don't end up ABANDONING your family to the crisis!In this this week's podcast episode, warriors, we take a look at how to rally your family in a disaster using 7 "communication hacks" that work even when your "normal" modes of communication have failed!Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:What types of "emergency" contacts you need... and where they should be.How to avoid the number one problem EVERY family has when trying to call each other in a crisis!Weird, alternative ways to use the people you know to get through to your family in an emergency.The gear you don't have... that you should get RIGHT NOW before an emergency hits!And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”

14mins

15 Sep 2021

Rank #6

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Why Survivalists DIE

Okay, I know this is kind of dark, but we need to talk about it:Why do preppers and survivalists DIE?What I mean is, we're SUPPOSED to be the most prepared people out there.But even experienced preppers and survivalists......make some common mistakes that get them KILLED in emergencies.In this this week's podcast episode, Warrior Life's Buck Greene sits in for Jeff Anderson to explain 5 common categories of mistakes that even veteran survivalists make... and how YOU can avoid making those mistakes.Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:The most fundamental mistake a HUGE number of survivalists makes every day.The "math term" that also relates to what holds you back in survival.Why having a well-stocked gun safe might actually be a MISTAKE!The single biggest problem we saw during the 2020 pandemic... and how you could making it RIGHT NOW.And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”

20mins

8 Sep 2021

Rank #7

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How To Join A Knife Cult [WL 366]

More people than you realize have made a decision to......Join a CULT.But today's cults aren't all hippies in robes beating tambourines at the airport.In fact, TODAY'S most important cults......are KNIFE CULTS.In this this week's podcast episode, Warrior Life's Buck Greene sits in for Jeff Anderson to explain HOW you can join a knife cult and, maybe even more surprisingly, why you'd WANT to do it.Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:How buying a specific item can be your "foot in the door" to your local knife cult.Why the "knife cult leaders" all tend to move the same way.Why today, NOW, is the BEST time to join a knife cult!How the "cult trappings," including EDC gadgets and small statues, can help you.And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”

19mins

1 Sep 2021

Rank #8

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How to Spot Fake "Tactical Gurus" [WL 365]

It's one of the worst accusations you can throw around in the self-defense world:"THAT guy is a FRAUD!"The sad fact is, though, that there are a lot of people teaching self-defense......who probably shouldn't be.So how do you tell the good from the bad?In this this week's podcast episode, Warrior Life's Buck Greene sits in for Jeff Anderson to give you 5 tests you can apply to self-defense teaching and instructors that will help raise "red flags" for frauds.Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:How Buck's "one-sentence test" outs frauds almost immediately.Why it matters if your teacher claims he learned a "family tradition."The one instructor we know of who actually "passed" the "Dumb As Hell Test"!How a "fight challenge" can make or break an instructor... but not in the way you think.And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”

22mins

25 Aug 2021

Rank #9

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OODA Loop Secrets [WL 364]

What if I told you that you could sabotage a criminal's sinister plans......BEFORE he puts his crosshairs on you?And what if I could give you a few simple, easy tricks...To turn the tables on your attacker in the MIDDLE of a fight for your life?That's the topic of this second half of my two-part Warrior Life radio series on the OODA loop.In this this week's podcast episode, I'll explain the tricks you can use to disrupt your attacker's OODA loop, using his own decision process against him to gain the advantage in a fight or other attack.Here's What You'll Discover In This Week's Episode:The big mistake most people make when it comes to the OODA loop.The surprisingly simple GOAL of using the OODA loop against an attacker!The secret about where your ATTACKER is in his OODA loop... and how to use it against him!Why being "rude" is actually a fight-winning technique...And much, much more!As always, I'd love to hear from you on our blog regarding YOUR thoughts on this topic.Share your tips, tricks, and thoughts with me... and help us build our Warrior Life community.Resources Mentioned In This Podcast:Click Here To Download The FREE Show Notes & “Cheat Sheet”Operation Save Our Soldiers

24mins

18 Aug 2021

Rank #10