An Open Letter to Michael Waddell

Written as if he were across the table from me. Dear Michael, I've watched your show for a long time. You've had a positive impact on so many lives (I've personally heard some of the stories) and I appreciate your support for free speech, gun rights, conservation efforts and just about everything else you care … Continue reading An Open Letter to Michael Waddell

Crossbows, Four-Year-Old’s and Minding Your Own F**king Business

Some things are more important than your opinion. If you've followed along with this website for any length of time, you'll know I have a few opinions on R3, influencers, the effects of social media on hunting, crossbows, turkeys and any number of other topics. One thing I don't have a public opinion on, however, … Continue reading Crossbows, Four-Year-Old’s and Minding Your Own F**king Business

Boy Who Hasn’t Been Alive Long Enough to Have an Opinion is Excited to Become a Hunting Influencer

Anti-Boomer rhetoric and a non-ironic mullet are apparently all it takes to become a leading voice in the hunting community. MILTON, GA – Internet personality, avid hunter and University of Georgia freshman Kade Dickley has always felt at home in the spotlight. His father, Rick, is a successful lawyer and often featured a younger Kade … Continue reading Boy Who Hasn’t Been Alive Long Enough to Have an Opinion is Excited to Become a Hunting Influencer

Looking Like You Hunt is More Important than Actually Hunting, Experts Say

Social media marketing places an emphasis on looking the part, reality be damned. Instagram users looking to make a quick buck need only to pretend they're hunting, marketing experts say. The multi-billion dollar industry is seeing a shift in how hunting brands create an "emotional connection" with their customers, and influencers are leading the charge. … Continue reading Looking Like You Hunt is More Important than Actually Hunting, Experts Say

How TWRA Partnered with The Hunting Public to F**k Over Tennessee’s Resident Turkey Hunters

As always, money rules the day, and Tennesseans are the latest victims of the nation-wide push to implement R3. It wouldn't surprise me, reader, if you've never heard of Cameron Weddington. He's a Tennessee resident with a passion for turkey hunting and a small YouTube channel. In fact, I'd never heard of Weddington until I … Continue reading How TWRA Partnered with The Hunting Public to F**k Over Tennessee’s Resident Turkey Hunters