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by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: Shooter at the Earle Cabell Federal Building
Replies: 12
Views: 400

Re: Shooter at the Earle Cabell Federal Building

Frontal assault on public building containing lots of feds with guns. Give the man a Darwin Award.
by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Self-Defense Reports
Topic: NC: very tough 11 yo fights off 3 robbers with machete
Replies: 8
Views: 280

Re: NC: very tough 11 yo fights off 3 robbers with machete

So I guess it's only on TV where they handcuff a detainee to the gurney if they aren't going to assign an LEO to him or keep him in a secured section of the hospital?
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Difference between TABC signs?
Replies: 2
Views: 391

Re: Difference between TABC signs?

https://www.tabc.state.tx.us/licensing/ ... iption.asp

The ones that are 'blank' are G, BA (brewery/winery) manufacturing permits.

https://www.texas3006.com/view.php?id=14863 would be one example....
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sun Jun 16, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: TX: San Antonio man treats GSW with chocolate milk
Replies: 11
Views: 431

Re: TX: San Antonio man treats GSW with chocolate milk

Not sure if many of you on the board are aware of this, but in the black community it is a "thing" that if someone is overdosing on drugs, the preferred solution is to drink milk. This makes no sense to me, but I've seen various videos where bystanders, observing an overdosing person, will say "Get...
by JustSomeOldGuy
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: RoT rally 2019 - anybody going?
Replies: 14
Views: 754

Re: RoT rally 2019 - anybody going?

Travis County Expo Center was already posted (at least, part of it)

https://www.texas3006.com/view.php?id=18713
by JustSomeOldGuy
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Trump: Banning Suppressors?
Replies: 103
Views: 3616

Re: Trump: Banning Suppressors?

DevilDawg wrote:
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:26 pm
To bring this back on the topic of POTUS vs Suppressors, here is a link to the petition to stop his advance against them.

https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petiti ... uppressors
signed yesterday....
by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: No place but the U.K.
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Re: No place but the U.K.

But they can send SEVEN officers to confiscate the family pet.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/m ... 18241.html

I guess the UPS/FedEx guys are "a vulnerable population". :totap:
by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Gexa Energy Pavilion
Replies: 44
Views: 7692

Re: Gexa Energy Pavilion

License #: MB900427 Trade Name: DOS EQUIS PAVILION Owner: LEGENDS HOSPITALITY LLC Location Address: 1818 1ST AVENUE SUITE 100 DALLAS , TX 75210 Mailing Address: 1818 1ST AVE STE 100 DALLAS , TX 75210 County: Dallas Orig. Issue Date: 3/11/2015 Status: Current Exp. Date: 3/10/2021 Wine Percent: Locati...
by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Gexa Energy Pavilion
Replies: 44
Views: 7692

Re: Gexa Energy Pavilion

alcohol sales done by contract concessionaire; booze may not be 51% of the venue's revenue, but it is 51% of the contractor's receipts at that location.
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Childrens Dallas???
Replies: 12
Views: 690

Re: Childrens Dallas???

yes, BUT.....

from https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/penal-code ... 6-035.html
(i) Subsections (b)(4), (b)(5), (b)(6), and (c) do not apply if the actor was not given effective notice under Section 30.06 or 30.07 .
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sun Jun 09, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Uniquely Texan - Waylon Jennings
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Re: Uniquely Texan - Waylon Jennings

Also noteworthy is the remake he did of 'Stagecoach' with Cash, Willie, Kristofferson, Schneider, Crosby and others in 1986.
by JustSomeOldGuy
Thu Jun 06, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Urban protection for women on the East Coast, LA or Chicago
Replies: 7
Views: 912

Re: Urban protection for women on the East Coast, LA or Chicago

Those would do the job for us 'senor citizen' appearance types (they look like hearing aids). https://www.walkersgameear.com/neck-bands/ would be a better choice for the lower age groups who want the functionality while looking just like everybody else.....or who want to look like they CAN'T hear yo...
by JustSomeOldGuy
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Urban protection for women on the East Coast, LA or Chicago
Replies: 7
Views: 912

Re: Urban protection for women on the East Coast, LA or Chicago

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2019/06/airpods-apple-street-harassment/590989/ Air pods. Ummm, NO......now if somebody could/would invent and produce something that looked just like Apple earbuds or Beats Audio over the ear head phones that worked like electronic muffs so I could he...
by JustSomeOldGuy
Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Books & Videos
Topic: 'Kahawa' by Donald Westlake
Replies: 5
Views: 882

'Kahawa' by Donald Westlake

A post by Oohrah reminded me about this, one of my favorite books from the 1980's. Official description is In Uganda in 1977, a particular trainload of coffee, mostly belonging to dictator Idi Amin, is worth six million dollars. As a group of scoundrels and international financiers hijack the train,...

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