Daily Archives: May 1, 2009

How I Broke Squeaky’s Nose

Yes, I didn’t actually break her nose myself; rather, my gun broke her nose, but as the saying goes, guns don’t break people’s noses, people…err… well, you know. Anyway, Squeaky’s takes on the matter are here and here. From my … Continue reading

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Triggerfinger and the Boomer Everyone’s Talking About

I got the (overexposed) video of what I think is this boomer right here! Note how, even at this short range, you can watch the bullet’s path from muzzle to target. That’s just freakin’ cool.

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Trib Update

For those who may not know, the inestimable Trib, eponymous host of Trib’s Place, was hospitalized on Boomershoot Day with an apparent stroke that severely limited his speech. When we bloggers left Monday morning, Kenda had been able to speak … Continue reading

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My Favorite Boomershoot 2009 Photo So Far

Taken by The Packing Rat, cropped by me: That’s Rache, caught in action the first time I’ve ever fired her, and she’s dead-on at 25 yards. I made the explosive target, too. 🙂 Best. Sighting. In. Ever.

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Here we go….

Calguns Foundation and Second Amendment Foundation filing suit to Overturn California Handgun Roster. Alan Gura is the attorney. This is a direct result of the “loss” in Nordyke, which was not a loss at all, because it opened the door … Continue reading

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Excuse me

But now that I have posted this items below, it is time for me to go spend the morning getting dirty with The Wife. Pictures tomorrow, if it gets interesting. (explanation below the fold)

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The Soundboard: Comprachicos Edition

I just finished re-reading Ayn Rand’s The New Left: The Anti-Industrial Revolution, and I highly recommend it for all. It is quite frustrating to read this collection of essays, first published in The Objectivist Newsletter from 1965 to 1971, and … Continue reading

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RNS Quote of the Day: 05/01/09

Thank you, Senator Specter. Thank you very much. Worried about the possible nominee to fill Souter’s two left shoes? You should be. But there WILL be entertainment beforehand. Does Arlen Specter’s defection from R to D strengthen the President’s hand … Continue reading

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They don’t need no stinking secession! The Obama Administration’s State Department already thinks they’re a foreign country! Follow this link to see the press release where they say it in plain english.

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The Bigger They Are

The harder they fall. Alternate phrase: The bigger they are, the greater the screw up. We can now thank the incompetent Obama Administration for the spread of H1N1 A Washington state biosurveillance firm raised the first warning about a possible … Continue reading

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