By Paul Markel
Biloxi, Mississippi (Ammoland) As you are likely aware, Jarrad climbed back into the cage a couple of weeks ago for his first fight in over four years. His budding professional MMA career was interrupted by shoulder surgery and then the agonizing physical rehab that followed. I must claim some of the blame for his tardiness getting back as I took him on as a partner and producer for Student of the Gun TV, then radio, some three years ago. Needless to say, we have been exceptionally busy expanding the brand and producing new material for you to enjoy.
On the afternoon of Jarrad’s recent fight a good friend sent me a message to wish him good luck and he attached a tremendously poignant excerpt from a speech by Theodore Roosevelt entitled “The Man in the Arena”. Rather than paraphrase, I will let you read it verbatim. The entire speech “Citizenship In A Republic” …read more