Thoughts on why the snubbie revolver is always worth your consideration for self-defense.

Dirty Harry .44 Magnum movie poster“Back in the Dirty Harry days, a lot of people presumed you needed a great big handgun of large caliber to impress people. Any gun muzzle is going to impress the hell out of a typical scumbag. It is going to look as large as a howitzer and usually elicits compliance without a lot of dialogue.”–Dave Workman, “Why Snubbies Make Sense,” Gun Digest The Magazine, December 17, 2012 Edition

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Gun Digest the Magazine, December 17, 2012
Jennifer L.S. Pearsall joined Gun Digest in summer 2011 as a books editor. She began her career selling guns in a retail gun shop and handgun range in Northern Virginia in the early 1990s. Recruited by the NRA to join its editorial staff in 1999, she then went on to succeed as a freelance writer and photographer. She's been a competitive shooter in many disciplines, including sporting clays, IPSC, and metallic blackpowder cartridge silhouette, and she has been an avid hunter for many years.