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by JustSomeOldGuy
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Firearms
Topic: FS:Ruger SP-101 38 special/ 357 Magnum
Replies: 15
Views: 1800

Re: FS:Ruger SP-101 38 special/ 357 Magnum

PM headed your way....
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: What does cocked and locked mean to you?
Replies: 23
Views: 544

Re: What does cocked and locked mean to you?

"Cocked and locked" is a 1911-centric term.
A C&L 1911 and a Glock with a round chambered can both be considered "Condition 1", and the Glock still has 3 mechanisms keeping it from going bang until you pull the trigger, but I wouldn't term Gaston's progeny as C&L.....
by JustSomeOldGuy
Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Here's another 'AI' that's watching for your gun
Replies: 5
Views: 348

Here's another 'AI' that's watching for your gun

Ran across the following article, https://securitytoday.com/articles/2019/02/13/new-technology-aims-to-stop-a-shooting-before-it-begins.aspx and was impressed by a couple of things. First, the really crappy quality of the writing. All through my school career, I was dunned that anything even approxi...
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Public library attached to high school
Replies: 3
Views: 282

Re: Public library attached to high school

I see this kind of search for a free lunch a lot in municipal government...... two additional questions I would ask are - who hires/pays the library staff? the city, or the i.s.d.? - is the library open to the public during the hours when school is in session? generally, when municipalities and inde...
by JustSomeOldGuy
Thu Feb 07, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Valentine’s Day Gift to Self for the Divorced....
Replies: 18
Views: 478

Re: Valentine’s Day Gift to Self for the Divorced....

:thewave
like Larry (the Cable Guy) sez, "That was funny right thar no matter who ya are"
by JustSomeOldGuy
Thu Feb 07, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Free tip about the Flu
Replies: 49
Views: 1842

Re: Free tip about the Flu

what they don't really explain well, because it doesn't sell well, is that the flu shot isn't about individual immunity, it's about herd immunity. So when you get a flu shot, you're not really doing it for you..... :sad:
by JustSomeOldGuy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: TX: Physical altercation preceded deadly shooting of coach in Cedar Park
Replies: 3
Views: 299

Re: TX: Physical altercation preceded deadly shooting of coach in Cedar Park

“Mr. Ladner was contacted by patrol officers regarding it wasn't amplified music or anything like that but a complaint that they were talking too loudly and that type of thing," said Chief Mannix.
Would love to see a tox screen of both the deceased AND the shooter.
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: TX: Woman who was setting up for Garage sale in Houston dies
Replies: 12
Views: 709

Re: TX: Woman who was setting up for Garage sale in Houston dies

Inspiration for the plot of a new line of urban fiction: "Garage Sale Turf Wars!"?
Seriously though, watching the video, it did not look random.
by JustSomeOldGuy
Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Self-Defense Reports
Topic: NY: 3 dead in NYC restaurant mass hammer attack
Replies: 10
Views: 436

Re: NY: 3 dead in NYC restaurant mass hammer attack

I miss the 80's, when the catchphrase was "Hammer, don't hurt 'em". :chldancing

and it's an illustrative example of how weapons are in the mind, objects are just tools.
by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Seismic Quakemaker +M ammo...
Replies: 15
Views: 629

Re: Seismic Quakemaker +M ammo...

I suspect they have a bridge they want to sell me along with the ammo.......
by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Wash DC: MAGA hat wearing teens get ugly with drum beating indigenous people
Replies: 99
Views: 2964

Re: Wash DC: MANGA hat wearing teens get ugly with drum beating indigenous people

philip964 wrote:
Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:46 pm

Most of the news stories seem to get into the indedgenious people (native Americans) (Anasazi) belief of no borders, no land ownership.
and look how well that worked out for them........ :biggrinjester: :evil2:
by JustSomeOldGuy
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Democrats who are running for President
Replies: 3
Views: 226

Re: Democrats who are running for President

Kamala Harris announced on GMA this morning.
by JustSomeOldGuy
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: STUPID no better way to say it
Replies: 14
Views: 694

Re: STUPID no better way to say it

technically, already running at viewtopic.php?f=136&t=94583
(and yes, that attitude is abysmally and criminally DUMB)

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