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by Blaine
Sat May 08, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

Fine....Whatever.....
by Blaine
Sat May 08, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

i don't claim to be the expert, but i do claim to have a peculiar evidence based conviction that a freight train will equally kill brer bear and a titmouse, while a small nail could kill a titmouse but not the bear. my weird notion is that collateral damage to the titmouse is less onerous than gett...
by Blaine
Sat May 08, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Very scary Executive Order
Replies: 10
Views: 117

Re: Very scary Executive Order

This EO, in the hands of a Biden/Socialist administration could be used against someone who was only accused of Russian collusion. If/When Trump, and other conservatives engage in politics, the arbiter of their guilt will be Biden's DOJ.
by Blaine
Sat May 08, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Message From Brother Jim Taylor
Replies: 25
Views: 346

Re: A Message From Brother Jim Taylor

Brother Jim guided me back to my Christian roots....His "Papa God", he taught me, is one of love and acceptance rather than an Old Testament God of smiting and vengeance. I thought I had been far too evil in past deeds to ever receive Grace. Jim convinced me otherwise.
by Blaine
Fri May 07, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

P.S. watching the hogs falling to bb's [.177], makes me wonder why we don't just hunt with 22lr and call it good. i know it works on deer. and cattle. etc. You should have noticed that all those .177 hard alloy pellets are used for headshots. But, that's ok...it's typical behavior to Poo Poo someth...
by Blaine
Fri May 07, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Message From Brother Jim Taylor
Replies: 25
Views: 346

Re: A Message From Brother Jim Taylor

ok, re-reading your post i understand that, but still don't know "amen corner". maybe it's a pub, idk. if i were seriously against the apostle paul, i would seriously expect to be canceled hereafter. had no idea there are entire denominations devoted to that future. I didn't either.... Amen Corner ...
by Blaine
Fri May 07, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Message From Brother Jim Taylor
Replies: 25
Views: 346

Re: A Message From Brother Jim Taylor

8) Evidently crossing the Amen Corner is not popular. :lol:
by Blaine
Fri May 07, 2021 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

P.S. watching the hogs falling to bb's [.177], makes me wonder why we don't just hunt with 22lr and call it good. i know it works on deer. and cattle. etc. You should have noticed that all those .177 hard alloy pellets are used for headshots. But, that's ok...it's typical behavior to Poo Poo someth...
by Blaine
Fri May 07, 2021 2:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

THANKS for the encouragement. good to hang around enablers. of the three calibers, which is the killingist one? are hard cast pellets available? What are you wanting to shoot? They make pellet molds for the 22 and 25 calibers, but I'd stay away from hard cast. They'd do much better with a pure lead...
by Blaine
Thu May 06, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

THANKS for the encouragement. good to hang around enablers. of the three calibers, which is the killingist one? are hard cast pellets available ? Sort of...There are lightweight alloy pellets that increase velocity, and penetration. There's some YouTube clips of .177 head shots on small pigs that p...
by Blaine
Thu May 06, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

I have one of these Beeman P1 coming end of May...It was backordered.
.177
Two power levels: 300 and 600....
Kind of spendy, but who wants to die with money in their pocket. :lol:
by Blaine
Thu May 06, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

Exactly! Those compressors aren't cheap- thats the reason I haven't invested in a big bore airgun. I'd really like a .30 or .35. Hatsan has a couple of break barrel options...If you can find one in stock. Probably not as powerful as you were thinking, tho. https://www.pyramydair.com/air-guns/rifles...
by Blaine
Thu May 06, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Message From Brother Jim Taylor
Replies: 25
Views: 346

A Message From Brother Jim Taylor

He emailed this morning. A lot of people are caught up in all the negativity that goes on in this world. It influences how they see life and how they feel. Much of the media does not help, since negativity sells. The problem is this: focusing on the darkness is unhealthy! It is not helpful mentally,...
by Blaine
Thu May 06, 2021 2:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gamekeeper
Replies: 7
Views: 296

Re: Gamekeeper

Hi -- I bought two big knives this past year -- a Ka-Bar Becker BK-10 and a Gerber Strongarm, hadn't owned a fixed blade for a long time. The Strongarm goes with me on patrol, and the BK-10 I bought for camping/hunting... :) K-Bar BK-10.png Gerber Strongarm.png I've had a BK-2 for quite awhile....A...
by Blaine
Wed May 05, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For you airgunners
Replies: 29
Views: 287

Re: For you airgunners

I just bought about 18,000 of the cheap Crosman Domed pellets with the dimple on top. About 2/3s .22, and the rest .177....They shoot as well as I need them to shoot. If I ever decide to get into silhouettes, I'll test others a little mo betta.... The Diana .22 side lever rifle shoots 850ish and the...
by Blaine
Wed May 05, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Here's More Conservative Chaos
Replies: 2
Views: 56

Re: Here's More Conservative Chaos

piller wrote:
Wed May 05, 2021 1:11 pm
Too many Demoncrats infiltrating the Republican party.
Mostly, IMO, it's Pro Trumpers and Never Trumpers....with a few glaring RINOs like Mitt and his ilk.
by Blaine
Wed May 05, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Iguana Hunting
Replies: 18
Views: 279

Re: Iguana Hunting

I never tried eating them after I started to skin one out. I don't know why but that was the strongest stink I've ever gotten from a critter (having never shot a skunk). I must have managed to cut the wrong thing in the process, but didn't keep on - just dug a hole and buried it. We did eat a tiú (...
by Blaine
Wed May 05, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The new '73 is a keeper!
Replies: 23
Views: 291

Re: The new '73 is a keeper!

Dang it! You're fixin' to cost me some money. One of those short '73s in .357 has been on my radar for a long time, but I was gifted a Henry BIG Boy. BIG is the operative word. Almost 8 pounds, and slippery brass buttplate. I'm grateful for the gift, but it does not "do it" for me at all. Maybe I'll...
by Blaine
Wed May 05, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Here's More Conservative Chaos
Replies: 2
Views: 56

Here's More Conservative Chaos

The one thing 'Crats do pretty good is stick together no matter what. Here's another example of what I've been talking about. Our "Brand" is going in several different directions, and that's got to stop. "We" are on the cusp of taking back the House, and it's ours to lose. https://redstate.com/joesq...
by Blaine
Tue May 04, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 2nd Jab today.
Replies: 12
Views: 166

Re: 2nd Jab today.

rossim92 wrote:
Tue May 04, 2021 3:58 pm
Blaine wrote:
Tue May 04, 2021 12:07 pm
I had my 2nd Pfizer shot about 6 weeks ago. No problems except that third nipple that's emerging in the middle of my chest. :P
just be glad its not between the eyes!
That spot's already taken.... :wink:
by Blaine
Tue May 04, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Iguana Hunting
Replies: 18
Views: 279

Re: Iguana Hunting

FWIW, the Kabob Señor across from the main gate at Ft Clayton, Panama had iguana meat....I thought it was pretty darn good....especially spicy.
by Blaine
Tue May 04, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: This is not what justice looks like.
Replies: 11
Views: 166

Re: This is not what justice looks like.

Who knows what else is out there?
For starters, Mad Maxi Pad was front and center promising more and better violence and burning if the "right' verdict wasn't reached. But, she'll get a pass Those People always get a pass. :evil:
by Blaine
Tue May 04, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 2nd Jab today.
Replies: 12
Views: 166

Re: 2nd Jab today.

I had my second one yesterday evening. The aches and chills started around 8pm. Felt ok this morning so I went on about my day. About an hour later it started all over. I was almost to my first apt so I just kept going. Sitting at a truck stop now, just hit me again. This stinks, but at least it is...
by Blaine
Tue May 04, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 2nd Jab today.
Replies: 12
Views: 166

Re: 2nd Jab today.

I had my 2nd Pfizer shot about 6 weeks ago. No problems except that third nipple that's emerging in the middle of my chest. :P
by Blaine
Tue May 04, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made in the USSR.
Replies: 18
Views: 444

Re: Made in the USSR.

I bought a 12ga Baikal SxS with chokes a long time ago. Shot it thousands of rounds at sporting clays. I can't take the recoil anymore even with clay sport loads....If I had to put 00 in it: :shock: :o :shock: :o
by Blaine
Tue May 04, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: This is not what justice looks like.
Replies: 11
Views: 166

Re: This is not what justice looks like.

I just saw that today. Funny how all this "stuff" comes out after the fact.
In my 20 years of Army service, I can say that generally, blacks would cover for each other. And generally, when I had to counsel young black troops, I was accused of racism.
Not always. Not always.
by Blaine
Mon May 03, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Favorite Pickup of All Time
Replies: 55
Views: 1167

Re: My Favorite Pickup of All Time

A favorite Redneck pickup is: Hey, Baby, get in the truck.
by Blaine
Mon May 03, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Learning to shoot again
Replies: 9
Views: 203

Re: Learning to shoot again

Keep at it, Sir....and, God Bless.
by Blaine
Mon May 03, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ordered a new Winchester '73
Replies: 13
Views: 240

Re: Ordered a new Winchester '73

.357?
by Blaine
Sun May 02, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wish me luck, boys
Replies: 42
Views: 592

Re: Wish me luck, boys

Prayers up, My Friend.
by Blaine
Sun May 02, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: New Seat-belt Rule...
Replies: 9
Views: 214

Re: New Seat-belt Rule...

GunnyMack wrote:
Sun May 02, 2021 4:40 am
I thought the statistics said within 5 miles from home?
NoSir...In the communist State Of Washington, mucho extra distancing is required. :wink:
by Blaine
Sun May 02, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: I guess I didn’t have CoVid in November...
Replies: 28
Views: 278

Re: I guess I didn’t have CoVid in November...

Same here most of last year.
Now, I'm wondering if, even 6 weeks after the 2nd Pfizer, I'm coming down with it again.
Or, am I old, achey, a bit of COPD, and depressed?
Hell...I don't know.
by Blaine
Sat May 01, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: When there is no longer accountability.
Replies: 7
Views: 226

Re: When there is no longer accountability.

:roll: :roll: :roll: Nice try, but, I guess all a steer can do is "try". :lol: . You're not actually in touch with that little situation referred to as 'reality', are you? :?: Blah, Blah, Blah.... :lol: Go ahead, SmartAzz....fix all the problems with the tools you have at hand. Republicans are disa...
by Blaine
Sat May 01, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: New Seat-belt Rule...
Replies: 9
Views: 214

Re: New Seat-belt Rule...

Well, since most fatal accidents occur within fifty miles of home, let's ban driving within fifty miles of home. :idea: :idea:
by Blaine
Sat May 01, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Vaccine rash?
Replies: 18
Views: 536

Re: Vaccine rash?

The "Talking Head" docs were saying that the rash was from being nervous about the vaccine. :lol: :lol:
by Blaine
Sat May 01, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: When there is no longer accountability.
Replies: 7
Views: 226

Re: When there is no longer accountability.

Not to pick at a scab, but going back to another post how in the world can you imply there is no difference in crats, and repubs? If that attitude was universal, the crats wouldn't have to cheat and steal to win elections. There's two teams, you best get behind the one on the Right Side of things a...
by Blaine
Sat May 01, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The FBI raided Rudy Giuliani's home and office
Replies: 16
Views: 325

Re: The FBI raided Rudy Giuliani's home and office

Scott Tschirhart wrote:
Thu Apr 29, 2021 2:07 pm
I think that Republicans and Democrats are (for the most part) two sides of the same coin.
So....Are you planning to vote for socialists since it doesn't make any difference? Of course, you're not.
by Blaine
Sat May 01, 2021 10:49 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ivermectin Musings....
Replies: 27
Views: 882

Re: Ivermectin Musings....

piller wrote:
Tue Apr 27, 2021 10:37 am
The CDC wants us to remind people to keep their masks on after getting vaccinated. What is the point??? Vaccines either work or they don't.
Washington State is so screwed......I won't be surprised when they will require masks for driving with more than one person in the rig....
by Blaine
Sat May 01, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: There must be a shortage of rope now...
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: There must be a shortage of rope now...

Maybe I can help you with this. Saying otherwise is what is hard to understand. Who said otherwise? decrying free speech is hard to understand That referred to "God Helps Those Who Help Themselves" Where did you see free speech mentioned? God helps those who help themselves is a colloquialism, but ...
by Blaine
Fri Apr 30, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: There must be a shortage of rope now...
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: There must be a shortage of rope now...

Grizz wrote:
Fri Apr 30, 2021 2:02 pm
Maybe I can help you with this.
Saying otherwise is what is hard to understand.
Who said otherwise?

decrying free speech is hard to understand
That referred to "God Helps Those Who Help Themselves"
Where did you see free speech mentioned?
by Blaine
Fri Apr 30, 2021 3:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Mike Lindell has more self-control than I do.
Replies: 9
Views: 228

Re: Mike Lindell has more self-control than I do.

Grizz wrote:
Fri Apr 30, 2021 2:13 pm
there is scads of unimpeachable evidence that the selection was stolen. it is the attorney's general, in particular, that are sandbagging the truth.
Our Washington State Bob Ferguson...Inslee's rubber stamp....is one of the worst.
by Blaine
Fri Apr 30, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Southern Are You?"
Replies: 66
Views: 1125

Re: How Southern Are You?"

16 on the list.
Having lived in ROK, and Panama....there were things I had that were mostly good, but sounded horrible. :lol:

Coon, possum, groundhog, snapping turtle is all real good stuff.
by Blaine
Fri Apr 30, 2021 2:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Mike Lindell has more self-control than I do.
Replies: 9
Views: 228

Re: Mike Lindell has more self-control than I do.

Grizz, I agree, and I don't see the Republican 'leadership' doing anything beyond grandstanding and posturing about restoring election integrity. Even the Arizona audit I believe will turn up nothing - they've had nearly six months to access the ballots and tamper with them, replace them, or whatev...
by Blaine
Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: When there is no longer accountability.
Replies: 7
Views: 226

Re: When there is no longer accountability.

The willingness of Democrats to completely DESTROY black families to suit their twisted self-serving agenda, is so disgusting and awful, yet most of the Democrats are so lacking in self-awareness that they act as if they are on some sort of moral high-ground. :lol: Then they call Trump and his supp...
by Blaine
Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: There must be a shortage of rope now...
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: There must be a shortage of rope now...

I think my "filters" are just fine.
Looking at all of past and current history, it's evident that God is not playing favorites among people, or the segments they occupy in this life. That's up to us, as in, God helps those that help themselves.
Saying otherwise is what is hard to understand.
by Blaine
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tornado
Replies: 16
Views: 474

Re: Tornado

I grew up in tornado country, and was stationed 7 years in Indianapolis, and 4 in Kansas.....I surely don't miss the stormes.... :(
by Blaine
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Got a letter in the mail today
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Re: Got a letter in the mail today

I gave mine to Daughter. I didn't need it, and she works her butt off with her own business, and Tacoma is not a cheap place to get by.