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BREAKING: Will Hayden (Red Jacket Firearms) arrested for rape

This is just sickening. Will Hayden, founder of Red Jacket Firearms which was featured on the Discovery show Sons of Guns, has been arrested for aggravated rape. He has been accused of raping his 11 year old daughter. Hayden was arrested earlier this month for molestation of a juvenile. Show More Summary

$100 traffic citation removed to US District Court

Washington, DC. Federal employee gets into a minor fender-bender, gets a $100 traffic ticket. Alleging he was on duty at the time, the Dept of Justice appears on his behalf and gets the traffic ticket removed to U.S. District Court....

Being Boring

This morning I found myself flipping though the “hot right now” patterns on Ravelry. This was, rather frankly, right after I perused my library, and reorganized part of the stash, and cruised a few yarn websites and … Those, my … Continue reading ?

Danny’s first day: An argument against ankle holsters

Editor’s note: This article was written by Claymore. His previous blog posts can be read here. Steve has given his blessing to this article on one of my “adventures” this time in the good old USA. It has some advice on the use of anShow More Summary

Cardboard Classics - Campanella Legends Variation

Today I've got a card for your viewing pleasure that I drooled over years ago when I first saw it. One of those that I've always had in the back of my mind and would occasionally search eBay for ever since. Earlier this year I finally found a copy for a price I was happy with: This is one of those legends variation cards from 2009 Topps. Show More Summary

Leipzig Station Youttube

Check out this Youtube from MTH on the Leipzig Station! By the way, I guess you can tell I have curtailed most of my toy train procurement.  It has gotten too expensive and money is tight.  However items like the above may be a rare exception to my rules. Show More Summary

Tennessee Arms Co Polymer .308 Lower

Tennessee Arms Co. is known for their polymer AR15 platform lowers is going to be making a polymer.308 lower as well.  The lower will be DPMS patterned, and feature metallic buffer collar and grip screw threading.  These are now in presale, and are expected to be available 2/1/15. Show More Summary

POTD: A Rossi in Russia

Max Popenker, a very well known Russian gun writer and friend, sent us this photo of his Rossi 92. My Rossi 92 in.357 Magnum. Despite being grown in the “AK-47? land, it seems that I watched too many Western movies like the “Magnificent seven” or “The good, the bad and the ugly” in my […] Read More … The post POTD: A Rossi in Russia appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

Nakamura vs Carlsen at Sinquefield Cup

Round 2 pairingsGM Hikaru Nakamura - GM Magnus CarlsenGM Fabiano Caruana - GM Maxime Vachier-LagraveGM Levon Aronian - GM Veselin Topalov Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

Singularity University’s GSP Class of 2014 Blasts Off to the Future

Last week, Singularity University hosted the Closing Ceremony of its 2014 Graduate Studies Program, the pinnacle of an annual program that brought 80 entrepreneurs and visionaries from 35 countries to Silicon Valley for an intense 10-week crash course on exponential technologies and global grand challenges. Now in its sixth year, the event was a celebration […]

List of titles approved by the 85th FIDE Congress in Tromso, Norway

List of titles approved by the 85th FIDE Congress in Tromso, Norway GM Zilka, Stepan CZE Glud, Jakob Vang DEN Shoker, Samy EGY Arribas Lopez, Angel ESP Riff, Jean-Noel FRA Bromberger, Stefan GER Stern, Rene GER Dambacher, Martijn NED...Show More Summary

Louisiana Hunters Harvesting More Deer after Decade of Decline

A recent report released by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) shows that hunters are seeing---and harvesting---more deer after nearly a decade of decline. Hunters still say they are frustrated by the lack of deer in the Bayou S...

CO2 Shotgun Ammo

Royal Nonesuch was asked to try shooting CO2 cartridges out of his home made shotgun. The results were rather interesting. The post CO2 Shotgun Ammo appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

Michigan Conservation Act Passed, Wolf Hunt Protected

Conservationists and hunters declared victory in Michigan on Wednesday as the state Legislature voted to pass The Scientific Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act. The citizen-initiated act, which among other things protects the state's wolf season from a...

Minnesota Vikings Stadium Controversy

In the past several weeks, I’ve been reeling from the deaths of three relatives who played major roles in my life, and haven’t had the time or energy to focus on an important bird issue right down in the Twin Cities—the proposed design for the new Vikings stadium. Show More Summary

Robo Sapiens: Witnessing the Evolution of the Human Race

  In many ways, the human race has advanced radically in a very short period of time. People born with missing limbs can now live full and “normal” lives, as can those who have suffered injuries and amputations. This is a far cry from the days when an amputated leg meant either life with a [...]Show More Summary

The LIghtweight Chinese QLZ-87 Automatic Grenade Launcher

The QLZ-87 Automatic Grenade Launcher (AGL) is a fascinating weapon. Unlike the much larger AGLs used elsewhere in the world the QLZ-87, in its lightweight/bipod configuration, is on par with a 7.62mm General Purpose Machine Gun with respect to size and weight, and is used in a similar support role by a single solider. Show More Summary

California Spotted Owls

During the summer of 2014 I was part of a California Spotted Owl surveying team and spent many late nights out in the forest hooting and looking for these medium sized birds. Surveys are done for a number of reasons including to determine if the birds are present on lands that have logging or fuels projects planned. Show More Summary

South Africa Safari for Plains Game

International Hunting Consultants - Representing Hunters with Proven Hunting Outfitters South Africa Safari for Plains Game Fantastic hunting for plains game 5-Star Lodge, staffed with great people Lots of game with great trophy quality Your...Show More Summary

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