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Carlsen - Anand match details

Match Carlsen-Anand: Venue, Schedule, TicketsRussian Federation and the city of Sochi are hosting the FIDE World Chess Championship Match 2014. It will take place from November 7th to November 28th, 2014.The match is between World Champion...Show More Summary

Ring Leaders' Leaders

Terry Pendleton, 1995 Stadium Club Ring LeadersStadium Club CEO, Hank Freck: Gentlemen, today is the first day of the rest of our baseball card lives. Today we begin designing the Ring Leaders series that is going to set the world on fire.Stadium club execs: (cheer)Hank Freck: I want no expense spared, and I want no wasted space. Show More Summary

When (Root) Beer & Guns Mix: M-LOK Bottle Opener from MI

Token safety reminder included, Midwest Industries has posted up pictures of their M-LOK compatible bottle-opener. At first I was questioning the reason for its very existence, but knowing that IBC goodness can only accessed by an opener, I am staying open-minded. Show More Summary

Following Roots Back To New Hampshire

A few family members took an October day trip up to a small town in New Hamphire. Gilsum has a population of about 800 and you can tell by looking at this picture of the town mall that the town hasn't changed much over the years. WeShow More Summary

Using chess to maximize profits from weak investments

Using chess to maximize profits from weak investmentsOct 30, 2014, 11:02am CDTBy Susan Polgar and Douglas GoldsteinSt Louis Business JournalSusan Polgar is a chess grandmaster and head of the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence at Webster University.Douglas Goldstein is a certified financial planner. Show More Summary

Kyle Lamb: Glock vs. M&P

Kyle Lamb dishes his thoughts on the polymer-pistol debate: Glock vs. M&P. He has detailed observations from years of shooting and running classes. However, the video seems rather self-serving as Kyle has a vested interest in the VTAC...Show More Summary

Students face expulsion over pic of airsoft guns

Yet another case of academic BS. The pic was posted to his Facebook page, not on any school (electronic) property or site. The sanction is supposedly because he "caused disruption." Instapundit is right: it's getting to where sending your kids...

2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt $1 Coin Cover

  This limited-edition coin cover—only 25,000 will be produced—honors President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who served as our 32nd president from 1933 to 1945. The United States Mint American Presidency $1 Coin Cover honoring Roosevelt features two coins from the first day of production at each United States Mint facility in Philadelphia and Denver. This product […]

Guide to the World Chess Championship Match Carlsen – Anand

Russian Federation and the city of Sochi are hosting the FIDE World Chess Championship Match 2014. It will take place from November 7th to November 28th, 2014.The match is between World Champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway) and winner ofShow More Summary

Where Are You Birding This First Weekend of November 2014?

Keep your eyes to the skies for vultures circling for fresh meat. Do you think vultures find zombies confusing? This Friday brings...

MagPul Now Shipping Armorer’s Tools

MagPul has released their new armorer’s tools, the BEV Block and and Armorer’s Wrench. As is typical of MagPul, they have taken common items and added functionality. The BEV block allows users to work on barrels, uppers, or lowers without separate jigs or vice blocks. Show More Summary

POTD: Low cost long range

Frequent TFB commenter JNZ emailed us a photo of his new long range rifle that he will be using over the winter while a fully custom rifle is built for him. It is a Tikka T3 CTR in.308 topped off with a Leupold Mark6 TMR scope and Surefire Socom 762-RC suppressor. Show More Summary

Chasing Summer Tail

3 hours agoHobbies / Fishing : Hatches

I tend to spend a lot of my summer in a very magical and special place. Home to some of Idaho’s most aggressive and beautiful species, the Bull and Cutthroat trout. Here are some frames from a few fishy weekends in the mountains. Hatches Fly Tying,,USA

Pheasant Tail Euro Nymph

3 hours agoHobbies / Fishing : Hatches

Detailed instructions for tying a Pheasant Tail Euro Nymph.

50% Off All Scissors Ends Sunday November 2nd

3 hours agoHobbies / Fishing : Hatches

Need a new pair of scissors for fly tying season? I am currently running a 50% off sale for all of my scissors. This sale ends Sunday November 2nd at midnight. click here for more info

Embrace Tomorrow, Launch Today: Summit Europe Amsterdam (November 19-20)

Singularity University presents Summit Europe, a two-day conference in Amsterdam to explore upcoming, game-changing technologies and their imminent implications for businesses and entrepreneurs. Embrace tomorrow, launch today—apply now! There’s an ancient... read more

2014 World Series recap

Congratulations to the San Francisco Giants for winning their third World Series championship in five years - I wonder how Los Angeles Dodgers fans feel at the moment when they haven't won squat in nearly 30 years. It's amazing thatShow More Summary

A Big 8 Down For Bryan Peterson

Today’s W2H reader success story comes from Bryan Peterson who killed his first buck since joining the Marine’s three years ago, and on top of that, it was all on film. Big congrats for a great deer and a well deserved one as well! – MK By Bryan Peterson Patrick and I got to our […]

Late October 2014 Photos

Direct Pomona Artsy Sunset First storm of Autumn Season Autopilot On, Nothing much to do... Dueling Winglets @ KACV Engine-out ILS: What a zero sideslip looks like on the G1000 On top, near Fortuna Right crosswind, Byron... Over Sears Point... er, I mean Infineon Raceway Vectors Oakland Descent into LA Basin Another long drive home...

ADS-B: Now or Later?

Whether you're flying a Cherokee or a Challenger, the ADS-B equipment mandate is looming larger with every passing month. The question aircraft owners are starting to ask is: should I bite the bullet now, or wait until closer to 2020?...Show More Summary

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