The problem is that all of us gunfighters that are scanning on the range are never looking for something that might actually be there! Nope, we just move our heads from left to right acting like we are looking for something we know is not there. It’s kinda like looking at your mother in law when she is talking.
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This article originally appeared in the SKILLS CHECK section of Shooting Illustrated magazine. SKILLS CHECK is a monthly column with tips and drills to help you become a better shot and better at protecting yourself with a firearm. Contributions come from Gunsite Instructor Ed Head and yours truly. Subscribe now.