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by Excaliber
Sun May 31, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: *****ROLL CALL***** W/Google Map
Replies: 421
Views: 20594

Re: *****ROLL CALL***** W/Google Map

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by Excaliber
Sat May 23, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: DFW Way Out West Breakfast
Replies: 131
Views: 18101

Re: DFW Way Out West Breakfast

I will be there. We are looking forward to seeing as many forum friends as possible. Hopefully Excaliber, jusme, SigM4, baby boy SigM4, diesel42, hackjob, blackhorse1 and bride, and C-dub. There's more forum friends in the area. Don't feel pregnant if I didn't mention you.....just be at Manny's Caf...
by Excaliber
Mon May 11, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Instructors' Corner
Topic: wearing Armor
Replies: 15
Views: 1181

Re: wearing Armor

With the rush of many gun newbies to get their license, has anyone considered wearing armor again. No need for armor against this risk. They haven't made a considered decision to carry always, just like most other LTC holders. The majority won't go through the learning curve and the inconvenience o...
by Excaliber
Mon May 11, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Instructors' Corner
Topic: wearing Armor
Replies: 15
Views: 1181

Re: wearing Armor

With the rush of many gun newbies to get their license, has anyone considered wearing armor again. No need for armor against this risk. Most won't go through the learning curve and the inconvenience of carrying on a daily basis. They'll lock away their guns and two boxes of ammo in a safe place to ...
by Excaliber
Thu Apr 16, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: Self-Defense Reports
Topic: GA: Burglar with knife gets shot.
Replies: 11
Views: 754

Re: GA: Burglar with knife gets shot.

I like happy endings. I would not be too quick to judge just yet. I fear that the NDN will face a civil suit for numerous reasons, including intentional harm, medical bills, support for his family during his recovery etc. You left out the unsafe deck with no railing. I think the defender is in a pr...
by Excaliber
Mon Apr 06, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Corona Virus (COVID-19)( SARS-CoV-2) from China: Its going to be bad.
Replies: 1211
Views: 57809

Re: Corona Virus (COVID-19)( SARS-CoV-2) from China: Its going to be bad.

World Wide Deaths I am proud of myself because of the many SNARKY Comments I wrote then deleted, before sending. Back to lurking... There is some importance to the US WRT the worldwide numbers, and also the numbers in specific countries. One of the reasons the foreign and global numbers are importa...
by Excaliber
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: No place but Venezuela
Replies: 84
Views: 7495

Re: No place but Venezuela

I propose the Resolute be designated a Wolverine Class cruise ship.
by Excaliber
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: No place but Venezuela
Replies: 84
Views: 7495

Re: No place but Venezuela

This was truly funny. It reads like something out of the Onion, but it really happened.

Karma isn't usually so quick.
by Excaliber
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: DFW Way Out West Breakfast
Replies: 131
Views: 18101

Re: DFW Way Out West Breakfast

In light of the latest developments I'm not holding my breath for a return to normal in April.
by Excaliber
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: DFW Way Out West Breakfast
Replies: 131
Views: 18101

Re: DFW Way Out West Breakfast

I agreet.

I'm sitting out breakfasts until the restaurants reopen.

I expect we'll be able to resume our schedule in April.
by Excaliber
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Prayers for mom
Replies: 29
Views: 1478

Re: Prayers for mom

Prayers sent for a good outcome.

My mom died of pancreatic cancer within 6 months of diagnosis. I know how terrible a disease it is.
by Excaliber
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Corona Virus (COVID-19)( SARS-CoV-2) from China: Its going to be bad.
Replies: 1211
Views: 57809

Re: Corona Virus (COVID-19) from China: Its going to be bad.

Amazon is halting shipment of "nonessential" items through April 5.

Details here.
by Excaliber
Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Corona Virus (COVID-19)( SARS-CoV-2) from China: Its going to be bad.
Replies: 1211
Views: 57809

Re: Corona Virus (COVID-19) from China: Its going to be bad.

Italy is preparing to implement disaster procedures and allocate ICU resources to patients based on age to try to save those most likely to survive. Those with serious disease and above whatever age threshold they use will be on their own: Article here This is what medical professionals must default...
by Excaliber
Wed Mar 11, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Corona Virus (COVID-19)( SARS-CoV-2) from China: Its going to be bad.
Replies: 1211
Views: 57809

Re: Corona Virus (COVID-19) from China: Its going to be bad.

Dr. Fauci just estimated the mortality rate ofCOVID19 at 1% based on death stats and a wild guess at how many undiagnosed cases may be out there. This puts it at ten times as lethal as seasonal flue (on average). It's a lot more lethal for those of us in advanced years. Article here. If it worries ...
by Excaliber
Wed Mar 11, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Corona Virus (COVID-19)( SARS-CoV-2) from China: Its going to be bad.
Replies: 1211
Views: 57809

Re: Corona Virus (COVID-19) from China: Its going to be bad.

Dr. Fauci just estimated the mortality rate ofCOVID19 at 1% based on death stats and a wild guess at how many undiagnosed cases may be out there. This puts it at ten times as lethal as seasonal flue (on average). It's a lot more lethal for those of us in advanced years. Article here.

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