Riding Shotgun with Charlie

Charlie interviews people as they drive and talk in cities around the country. Many people have been in the firearm community, but not all of them have been ‘gun folks’. Conversation has revolved around firearms issues, experiences the passenger has been through, and anything that comes up.

Podcast Type

Interview

Host(s)

Charlie Cook

Release Schedule

Weekly

Runtime

Varies

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Latest Episodes

  • RSWC #053 Chris Doherty
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #053 Chris Doherty Chris was modeling tactical kilt at the Gun Owners Action League’s Concealed Carry Fashion Show. Not quite something…
  • RSWC #052 Tatiana Whitlock
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie#052 Tatiana WhitlockThe Tactical Pixie I’ve been following Tatiana Whitlock on social media for sometime before I reached out to have her…
  • RSWC# 051 Jared Yanis
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #051 Jared Yanis Guns & Gadgets I met Jared in November 2017. I just came back from the Gun Rights Policy…
  • RSWC #050 Mary Schuster-Callison
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #050 Mary Schuster-Callison DC Project, TIME cover, & Goats! I picked Mary Shuster-Callison up on West Randolph in Chicago. I had…
  • RSWC #049 David Rosenthal
    RSWC #049 David “Rosey” Rosenthal Coalition of New Jersey Firearm Owners   I got to meet David “Rosey” Rosenthal at the NJSAFECON back in 2017.…
  • RSWC #048 Lauren Hartnett
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #048 Lauren Hartnett Girl's Got A Gun DC Project Thanks to Holly Sullivan, RSWC #036, for asking me to attend the…
  • RSWC #047 Steve Merrette
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #047 Steve Merrette Florida Carry   Its the 5th Tuesday of the month and I'm putting out an extra RSWC episode!…
  • RSWC #046 Gianni Russo
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #046 Gianni Russo The Hollywood Godfather!   RSWC #046 Gianni Russo https://youtu.be/4-YzugXV96w   But did you ask? This is going thru…
  • RSWC #045 Massad Ayoob
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #045 Massad Ayoob The Man, The Myth, The Legend! What can I say? He’s been the self defense go to guru…
  • RSWC #044 South Pointe Six
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie Ep #044 Open Carry, Fishing, & YouTubing Michael Taylor & Steven Keith Jenkins   RSWC #044 with Soloyaker & Jenkins https://youtu.be/hjB9ZNTY_Z8…
  • RSWC #043 Kevin Sona
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #043 Kevin Sona (& KJ Sona) Open Carry, Camping & Alligators Kevin organized a number of events for Florida Carry. We…
  • RSWC 042 Rob Morse
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #042 Rob Morse I met Rob Morse at the GRPC in Tampa in 2016. I was asked to be on the…
  • RSWC 041 Tony Simon
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #041  Tony Simon The Largest Pound for Pound Firearms Instructor in America I recently spent a day driving to upstate New…
  • RSWC 040 Dan Wos
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #040 Dan Wos   Author, Advocate, & Ace Frehley   This episode of RSWC is with author & speaker Dan Wos.…
  • RSWC 039 Leyla Pirnie
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie Ep #039 Leyla Pirnie Roommates, rights, and revolvers Leyla Pirnie was put into the news in December 2018. She's a college…
  • RSWC 038 Greg Hopkins
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #038 Greg Hopkins Author, Lawyer, & Christian Greg Hopkins was the first person I met at Gun Rights Policy Conference in…
  • RSWC #037 Rhonda Ezell
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie RSWC #037   Rhonda Ezell Chicago Guns Matter DC Project   Chicago Guns Matter, Distinguished Service, & Boom   All the…
  • RSWC 036 Holly Sullivan
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #036 Holly Sullivan TIME magazine cover, CCDL, & Animaniacs Join Holly & I as we drive through Hartford, Connecticut, talking about…
  • RSWC #035 Andee Reardon
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #035 Andee Reardon East Coast School of Safety Andee and I drive around York County Maine, talking gun safety for kids,…
  • RSWC 034 Jon Green
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #034 Jon Green Director of Education, Gun Owners Action League Here''s a bonus episode of Riding Shotgun With Charlie. Jon is…
  • RSWC 033 Derek LeBlanc
    RSWC #033 Derek LeBlanc Kids S.A.F.E., GPRC, & Rob Pincus Fanboying Kids S.A.F.E. Foundation Derek LeBlanc and I were roommates in Chicago for the Gun…
  • RSWC 032 Rick Ector
    Rick Ector. Legally Armed In Detroit.  Detroit CCW.   This interview has been 2 years in the making. I met Rick Ector in Tampa at…
  • RSWC 031 Tammy Mihm
    Tammy Mihm has a unique side hustle:  She makes jewelry from spent brass cases. She started making jewelry from her first .45 brass case.  She…
  • Riding Shotgun With Charlie #030 Jon Green: GOAL, Burning Shotgun Ammo Components & Extra, Extra Milk
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #030 Jon Green Director of Education, Gun Owners Action League Jon is a great friend and my gun guru. I had…
  • Riding Shotgun With Charlie #029 Bob Steadman
    On this episode of Riding Shotgun With Charlie, my passenger is former Marine, former police officer, former executive protection, firearm instructor at Tactical Edge Institute,…
  • RSWC #028 Jay McMahon
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie #028 Jay McMahon Massachusetts Attorney General Candidate Charlie drives Jay around Bourne, MA, on Cape Cod, while Jay shares couple of…
  • RSWC Michael de Bethencourt
  • Riding Shotgun With Charlie Ep 026 James Kaleda
    On this episode of Riding Shotgun, I pick up James Kaleda, host of the Out Of Order Podcast, at the Gun For Hire Range in…
  • RSWC Anthony Colandro Ride 2
    Anthony Colandro from Gun For Hire Range, Gun For Hire podcast, is passenger again with Charlie We do more driving around Belleville,New Jersey, near Newark. …
  • RSWC Mike Follo
    Charlie & Mike Follo drive around central Massachusetts and hit the big city of Worcester (pronounced "Wista" to the locals!). Mike runs Down Zero Training. …
  • RSWC DeeDee Edmondson Ride 1
    DeeDee Edmondson admits she's a unicorn!  She's a Democrat lesbian who is pro-gun! She's got a lot going on!!!  And its all kick ass! She's…
  • RSWC Brian Aitken
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie Passenger Brian Aitken Charlie drives Brain around Randolph, NJ, before Brian's Pardon Celebration at RTSPRange (http://rtsponline.com/).  There was a book signing,…
  • RSWC Brian Aitken
    Riding Shotgun With Charlie Passenger Brian Aitken Charlie drives Brain around Randolph, NJ, before Brian's Pardon Celebration at RTSPRange (http://rtsponline.com/).  There was a book signing,…
  • RSWC Kenn Blanchard Ride 2
    Join us for RSWC with Rev Kenn Blanchard in Washington DC! We have another interview with Kenn.  Kenn really is a great man! He's willing…
  • RSWC Doug Danger
    Guinness Book of World's Records Holder, Doug Danger spends some time with Charlie while he was up for a quick trip from Florida.  Doug was…
  • RSWC Pierre Salomon
    Join Charlie with passenger Pierre Salomon!   Pierre started Salomon Firearm Training in Swansea, MA. He came to the USA from Haiti, served in the military,…
  • RSWC Paul Lathrop
    On episodes 018 of RSWC, Charlie drives around Paul Lathrop.  Paul started Politics And Guns, which became the Polite Society Podcast.  The PSP is a…
  • RSWC Marcus Allen Weldon Reload Ride
    On this episode, I rejoin Marcus Allen Weldon in Detroit. Our conversation takes us in a different route this time.  We talk about how and…
  • RSWC Amy Dillon
    Adda May Dillon is a former Drill Instructor.  She stands at 4'11" and used to point up to her subordinates. She also started CCW Style. …
  • RSWC Erin Palette Audio Only
    Erin Rides Shotgun after the Gun Rights Policy Conference in Dallas, Sept 2017. Erin shares her passion for prepping in her blog.  She talks about…
  • RSWC Jeff Zimba
    This episode is really good for watching on the YouTube channel.  The audio may be hard to listen to.  Jeff Zimba and I drive thru…
  • RSWC Gary Daugherty
    Join Charlie & Gary has we drive around Dallas at the end of the Gun Rights Policy Conference and talk about how Gary started his…
  • RSWC Yehuda Remer Audio
    Yehuda Remer is an author of Safety On: An Introduction to the World of Firearms For Children & 10 Little Liberals.  Charlie had a chance…
  • RSWC Shaneen Allen
    Shaneen Allen.  She's known to everyone in the firearm community.  And beyond!   She's become the 'poster woman' for national reciprocity.  Her story is a simple…
  • RSWC Steve Moysey
    Riding Shotgun with Charlie is Dr Steve Moysey.  They have been friends since Charlie started shooting.  And every time they're shooting, its a contest.  Not…
  • Riding Shotgun With Charlie, Rob Campbell & Amanda Suffecool
    This is a funny episode!  Rob & Amanda have a radio show on TWO stations outside of Cleveland.  They also have a non-profit organization, REALIZE…
  • RSWC Lee Michaels
    Lee Michaels is a husband and a father.  He likes to play hockey, too.  One night coming home from a hockey practice, Lee was robbed…
  • RSWC Peter Johnson, Archway Defense
    Joining Charlie in the passenger seat is Peter Johnson Fonder and Lead Intern at Archway Defense.  Peter is a former Federal Air Marshal International Team…
  • RSWC Dennis McCurdy
    Dennis McCurdy is an author, fire walker, and a pusher (the good kind).  He's been my mentor since 2013 when I joined Toastmasters.  He's a…
  • Riding Shotgun With Charlie Kirk Whatley
    Kirk Whatley owns Whatley Training, LLC.  He's a firearm instructor and an outspoken 2A activist.  Kirk was a passenger in the western Massachusetts area.  Kirk…
  • Riding Shotgun With Charlie Kenn Blanchard
    The pastor of patriots, paladins, and pistoleros, the Reverend Kenn Blanchard, the "Original" Black Man with a Gun", rides around Washington, DC, with Charlie.  They…
  • Riding Shotgun With Charlie Anthony Colandro
    Mr Gun For Hire, founder of the soon to be opened Mt Gun-More, Anthony Colandro is Charlie's passenger today.  They drive around northern New Jersey,…
  • RSWC Mark Walters
    Listen in as Mark Walters from Armed American Radio and Charlie have a conversation about guns, guns safety, politics, and much more as Charlie drives…
  • RSWC Marcus Weldon RIde 1
    On this episode of Riding Shotgun, we visit Marcus Allen Weldon in Detroit, Michigan. We talk with Marcus about his lawful self defense story, how…