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by FWiedner
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Aurora IL (mass-shooting site) is so...... 'progressive'....
Replies: 1
Views: 48

Re: Aurora IL (mass-shooting site) is so...... 'progressive'....

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I refuse to believe that Mexico has a lower rate of mass shootings than the U.S.A.

:?:
by FWiedner
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Wow....this dude really nails Tucker Carlson....!
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: Wow....this dude really nails Tucker Carlson....!

. I am not a Tucker Carlson fan. I used to try to watch his show but I turned it off because I do not like his style. As to the video, I understand that it's some kind of parody, but I was unable to watch the entire thing. The guy must have spent an immense about of time studying the affectations of...
by FWiedner
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I realize mine is newer than many of yours ....
Replies: 13
Views: 409

Re: I realize mine is newer than many of yours ....

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My old Lee press might be about that old, but it hasn't taken the beating you've obviously given yours.

Mercy... Old reloading equipment might have latched onto a piece of your soul, and could have rights!

:wink: :lol:
by FWiedner
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made me want to barf
Replies: 7
Views: 312

Re: Made me want to barf

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I wonder if the local parents had any input or approval authority before this propaganda was force-fed to their children.

:roll:
by FWiedner
Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Question about "Government Shutdown..."
Replies: 4
Views: 94

Re: Question about "Government Shutdown..."

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All together now... "This is all political theatre..."

:lol:
by FWiedner
Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: C- note value challenge or how two guys entertain themselves
Replies: 7
Views: 236

Re: C- note value challenge or how two guys entertain themselves

Sounds like a good way to have fun w/o spending $100. :mrgreen: FWIW, in over 45 years of attending New England gun shows, I've never seen a firearm for sale for $100 or less, unless it was a rusted tomato stake. If it were me, I'd buy whatever floated my boat at whatever price, then tell him ""You...
by FWiedner
Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's the allure of "tactical"?
Replies: 40
Views: 500

Re: What's the allure of "tactical"?

I see the fascination with "tactical" hardware and appliances the same way I do the issue of stolen glory. A person who never managed the intestinal fortitude to actually put on a uniform wants to pretend that they're "fresh from the fight". ... Or maybe they just like cool looking black molded plas...
by FWiedner
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Could it be, bait and catch.
Replies: 5
Views: 138

Re: Could it be, bait and catch.

No.

Mueller is a Democrap stooge.

Always has been.

:|
by FWiedner
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Left's Brave New World Logic.....
Replies: 6
Views: 154

Re: The Left's Brave New World Logic.....

Then there is AOC....I actually like her, because she is stupid enough to actually admit what the dumbascraps are supporting (usually they conceal their actual goals because they evidently realize they are so absurd). https://youtu.be/m0YzY5qL8g4 Amazing...... :| I dunno... The Great Baraq had a na...
by FWiedner
Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Left's Brave New World Logic.....
Replies: 6
Views: 154

Re: The Left's Brave New World Logic.....

gamekeeper wrote:
Sat Feb 09, 2019 4:55 am
America, rapidly becoming " The Land of The Freak " I wonder how well these folks would have survived the 1930s ?
Sadly, I believe that we will have the opportunity to find out.

We're surrounded and the Commies are coming.

:|
by FWiedner
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Public Opinion Poll On Illegal Immigration
Replies: 8
Views: 213

Re: Public Opinion Poll On Illegal Immigration

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True story.

:wink:
by FWiedner
Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Democrats are such COMEDIANS.....!
Replies: 4
Views: 157

Re: Democrats are such COMEDIANS.....!

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Doc... Somehow your post just seems to lack empathy for the historically stupid and logically disadvantaged.

That said, I'm sure that there is a difference between a comedian and a clown, but I'm at a loss to explain what it is...

:?: :lol:
by FWiedner
Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SightHunter09 will be getting out soon.
Replies: 29
Views: 605

Re: SightHunter09 will be getting out soon.

Praying for you and your family, Brian.

:)
by FWiedner
Wed Feb 06, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rifle for AL hogs
Replies: 17
Views: 407

Re: Rifle for AL hogs

I'd consider whether I was hunting from a stand or blind, still hunting, or doing a walk and stalk. Some guns are not fun to carry for hours on end. Will you have have a rest or be able to take your time aiming a well-placed shot or will you be shooting at an animal on the run inside a 3-second wind...
by FWiedner
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So you think you've seen ugly in a levergun...
Replies: 20
Views: 441

Re: So you think you've seen ugly in a levergun...

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But... It's BLACK.

Aren't BLACK guns supposed to be ugly?

:?:
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 30, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Bartender vs Barista
Replies: 9
Views: 236

Re: Bartender vs Barista

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Yeah... But lookit those lever guns...
AOCortez.jpg
:!:
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You MAY Be An Extreme Rednick, IF:
Replies: 14
Views: 401

Re: You MAY Be An Extreme Rednick, IF:

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Pete's list reminds me of a family reunion

:oops: :lol:
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 30, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Animal Cruelty
Replies: 36
Views: 944

Re: Animal Cruelty

The world would be incrementally better if people would mind their own danged business. I recognize that animal abuse is a problem and I realize that such things upset people. Life is rough. That said, animals are property and IMO it's nobody's business any more than is some wanton hag who wants to ...
by FWiedner
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Photos of Fine Guns
Replies: 28
Views: 559

Re: Photos of Fine Guns

Thank you, SIr.

I enjoyed that.

:mrgreen:
by FWiedner
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New member with odd M94
Replies: 17
Views: 467

Re: New member with odd M94

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Clean it and then slug the barrel.

Make sure the barrel is in shooting condition, i.e., rifling and barrel crown, etc. and then make sure you're feeding it bullets of a diameter that it can use effectively.

:)
by FWiedner
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Paisanos......
Replies: 7
Views: 285

Re: Paisanos......

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I've got one of those little double barrels with an 8" barrel.

It's got some snap.

:lol:
by FWiedner
Mon Jan 28, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Not scantily clad
Replies: 14
Views: 540

Re: Not scantily clad

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"... Now we've gotta go get it..."

I love when folks forget about that part.

:lol:
by FWiedner
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: January Humor, admittedly stolen
Replies: 5
Views: 264

Re: January Humor, admittedly stolen

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Women just don't understand a man's priorities.

:wink:

:lol:
by FWiedner
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PillHer got a Bearkat.
Replies: 9
Views: 283

Re: PillHer got a Bearkat.

piller wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:48 am
It is too small for my hand.
That's exactly why I skipped over a Bearcat and got an old H&R 900.
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:)
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 23, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...
Replies: 83
Views: 2098

Re: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...

Woods walking?

10/22

:)
by FWiedner
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remember "Grampa's Rule"
Replies: 8
Views: 554

Re: Remember "Grampa's Rule"

Grandma runs the show when she's around, that's just respect for the lady.

But when she steps out of the room...

:wink:
by FWiedner
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who Needs Guns in Homes?
Replies: 19
Views: 601

Re: Who Needs Guns in Homes?

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I want to know how the victim was armed and what was his condition when the dust settled.

5-1.

Wow.

:o
by FWiedner
Mon Jan 21, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT: Metric quantity measurements
Replies: 19
Views: 1648

Re: OT: Metric quantity measurements

Just be sure not ever to confuse "Grn" and "Gm" - sometimes "Grn" is used instead of writing out grains, alghough in some applications like reloading it is justifiably the default standard. It is also possible to confuse hand printed words "grains" and "grams" if not written carefully, so just writ...
by FWiedner
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: A great read
Replies: 6
Views: 304

Re: A great read

I guess that "drugs" and "guns" are the pivotal issues... Society's elite don't want the peasants so doped up that they can't till the fields to make the master's bread, neither do they want those peasants to be able to effectively defend themselves in the event that the master wants to engage in a...
by FWiedner
Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite 22LR ammunition
Replies: 35
Views: 660

Re: Favorite 22LR ammunition

We were in the local Cabelas today, and I decided to look at their .22 ammo. I was shocked to see Aguila .22 target ammo for $2.99 a box. I grabbed a brick and when I got to the register it rang up as $2.49 a box! I went back and got 20 more boxes at that price. Didn't need them, but good ammo that...
by FWiedner
Fri Jan 18, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another reason to love dogs
Replies: 18
Views: 440

Re: Another reason to love dogs

As if I needed any, at least in my case. They have been helping us hunt for 12,000 years. And speaking of dogs, we need a fresh Parker thread, Gunny. 8) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278416518301661 Two things: (1) There aren't any photo examples of supposed 'ancient' dogs. Wh...
by FWiedner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite 22LR ammunition
Replies: 35
Views: 660

Re: Favorite 22LR ammunition

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CCI Mini-Mags for everything.

I'll use some flavor of Remington when I just want an arm to go bang 80% of the time and it doesn't have to hit the target.

:lol:
by FWiedner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: African Soldier Sues British Army Over Cold Weather
Replies: 21
Views: 657

Re: African Soldier Sues British Army Over Cold Weather

. Soldiers tend to be less than sympathetic toward fellow soldiers that they perceive to be whiners. This particular soldier should have had every expectation that he be would treated with the discipline demanded of every soldier, but the evidence remains that the 2009 military study indicated that ...
by FWiedner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Selfies For Men" -- A Handy Guide
Replies: 13
Views: 480

Re: "Selfies For Men" -- A Handy Guide

GunnyMack wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:46 pm
I dont understand WHY people have to document each and everything they do... just take a mental picture and move on. If I was somewhere and saw some moron taking pics of themselves I think I'd walk by a phart as loudly as possible!
It's called "evidence"...

:wink:
by FWiedner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: This Poster Offended Someone....!
Replies: 10
Views: 399

Re: This Poster Offended Someone....!

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What politics? Facts are facts.

Statisticians estimate that 85,000,000 people may have perished during WWII.

:|
by FWiedner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: How will the Republican leaturdship handle this..?
Replies: 4
Views: 228

Re: How will the Republican leaturdship handle this..?

The law is clear. An American citizen has the right own anything up to and including any arm that the standing military will someday use against them. Laws that demand otherwise are made to be ignored, and literally, are not laws. This is not a subject where the People can or should be 'reasonable'....
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A great read
Replies: 6
Views: 304

Re: A great read

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They didn't slip through any cracks.

The door was thrown open.

:|
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: CNN reporter assaults Fox guy with “white privilege “
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: CNN reporter assaults Fox guy with “white privilege “

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Could this be... RACISM?!?

Nah... Her "people" just gave her bad information...

:roll: :lol:
by FWiedner
Tue Jan 15, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DeerZilla....
Replies: 20
Views: 591

Re: DeerZilla....

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What'll you get? A 130-150lb yield?

Not bad.

:mrgreen:
by FWiedner
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: "If The Left Is Willing To..."
Replies: 3
Views: 246

Re: "If The Left Is Willing To..."

The left has already effectively made it illegal to defend yourself.

:|
by FWiedner
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: History of the Second Amendment
Replies: 2
Views: 148

Re: History of the Second Amendment

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I like it.

:idea:
by FWiedner
Sun Jan 13, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "More than 30 police officers were needed..."
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Re: "More than 30 police officers were needed..."

All they'd need over here is one Democrat crybaby and Lon Horiuchi.

:idea:
by FWiedner
Sun Jan 13, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Buying precious metals......
Replies: 19
Views: 537

Re: Buying precious metals......

I've bought, sold, and traded silver for decades. The cycle runs thus: I buy bullion for months or years, I sit on it for a while, I get tired of lugging it around and storing it, then I sell or trade it to buy some guns or a car or something. Feels like a payday for some reason. Then, a few months ...
by FWiedner
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things to do with the Hornady 135 gr. FTX 30-30 Bullet
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Re: Things to do with the Hornady 135 gr. FTX 30-30 Bullet

This demands a range report and may open the door to a series on bullet performance, answering about 10 intelligent questions, and then a hundred or more stupid ones.

:mrgreen:
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An often forgotten great American
Replies: 7
Views: 516

Re: An often forgotten great American

Charles, I believe the greatest tribute to him is the Audie Murphy Memorial VA Hospital in San Antonio. He tried hard to get our soldiers the treatment they needed for PTSD. I used to do volunteer work in the Physical Therapy area at the hospital. At the time there was a small section of the lobby ...
by FWiedner
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Then My Dog Bit Me
Replies: 12
Views: 638

Re: Then My Dog Bit Me

piller wrote:
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:32 pm
Six, if the biker beats him to death, doesn't that accomplish his purpose? :lol:
There is nothing to indicate that the biker didn't want to help...

:wink:
by FWiedner
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Full Metal Jacket
Replies: 7
Views: 606

Re: Full Metal Jacket

Gunnery Sgt. Ermey (I feel he more than deserves full title and respect)... I enjoyed watching Lee Ermey, and appreciate and respect his service, as I do for all those who serve honorably in the military. But if you want to give him the respect of his earned rank it should be Staff Sergeant. His pr...
by FWiedner
Sat Jan 05, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Can You Spot the 'Progresssssssive'...????
Replies: 5
Views: 499

Re: Can You Spot the 'Progresssssssive'...????

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400px-Alexandria_ocasio-cortez_and_her_communist_eyes.jpg
I thought this was funny...

:lol:
by FWiedner
Fri Jan 04, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A New Twist for Military Recruiting...
Replies: 4
Views: 465

Re: A New Twist for Military Recruiting...

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I favor a similar, yet more 'traditional' approach.

:mrgreen: