It's hard to find comfortable, kind, and knowledgeable places to spend our hard earned money at. I'm lucky I drive by a locally owned shop and range on my daily commute. It makes a world of difference to deal with a good crew.
I just purchased a Buck knife as my primary hunting knife. It is the same one as the one shown in your first set of pics, Shooter. Nice and wicked sharp. LL Bean also threw in a small folding Buck knife that I added to my keychain.
Just to chime in: Greed and the lack of investment in to our own country brought us into our current situation.
Once we become unable to sustain within our own environment, we die off. Sure we can adapt, but only if we have the means to continue to sustain. Greed encourages and challenges us to...