TFB is now 10 Years Old

    Photo (C) Will Clayton

    It is hard to believe that TFB is now a decade old. It has been an incredible journey from a tiny personal blog, to a blog with a team of 35 people made up of 25 writers and videographers along with at least 10 people directly involved behind the scenes and the

    We have grown from strength to strength and while a lot has changed, the original slogan of “Firearms Not Politics” has remained. Major milestones include Phil White becoming our first paid staff member in 2011, our site theme redesign in 2012, launching TFBTV in late 2014 and becoming the media sponsor of Industry Day at The Range in 2016.

    I don’t have a copy of what TFB looked like back in 2007, but this is what TFB looked like back in 2008. It was just a classic blog:


    A big thank you to our current editorial staff:

    * Aaron
    * Adam
    * Andrew
    * Brian
    * Corey
    * Ed
    * Erik
    * Frank
    * Hrachya
    * James
    * Max
    * Michael
    * Michael
    * Miles
    * Murdoc
    * Nathan F
    * Nathan S
    * Nic
    * Patrick
    * Pete
    * Phil
    * Ray
    * Richard
    * Ronaldo
    * Russ
    * SaysUncle
    * Scott
    * Tam
    * Thomas
    * Tom & Cookie

    A big thank you to everyone who works behind the scene, our former staff members and you all, our readers. We love you all.


    Steve Johnson

    I founded TFB in 2007 and over 10 years worked tirelessly, with the help of my team, to build it up into the largest gun blog online. I retired as Editor in Chief in 2017. During my decade at TFB I was fortunate to work with the most amazing talented writers and genuinely good people!