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by BlaineG
Mon Jun 26, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 9 short weeks
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: 9 short weeks

Brunhilde. She was a very strong and powerful Norse woman of legends.
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 25, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What is the purpose of the military?!?
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: What is the purpose of the military?!?

I kid thee not: SP5 GayDude GreatTroop once told a worthless fkr that he was a better man than him and more woman than he could handle. :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 25, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why should Politicians have Concealed Permits?
Replies: 5
Views: 100

Re: Why should Politicians have Concealed Permits?

No National Carry? No special considerations for our employees....
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 25, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Growing Up in the 70s & 80s
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Growing Up in the 70s & 80s

Some of the stuff we did as kids would have the SWAT teams called if kids did that stuff today. :lol:
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 25, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shedding A Tear For The Last Motorcycle
Replies: 19
Views: 329

Re: Shedding A Tear For The Last Motorcycle

Blaine, ever looked a Harley (or Honda) 3-wheelers? Or even a Can-Am Spider? I've had the itch for a while now 'cause I got a bum knee that folds up when I don't want it to. I visualized coming to a stop, putting down my right foot for balance and winding up on my side, under my bike. :o I thought ...
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What is the purpose of the military?!?
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: What is the purpose of the military?!?

I remember the good old days in the 80s. Back then, we didn't have even so much as the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy. Do your job, do what you were told and do it when you were told to do it---the first time. No messing about with what you were feeling or whether you were anything other than what yo...
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Here kitty kitty
Replies: 29
Views: 419

Re: Here kitty kitty

Out here we have lots of black bear, cougar, and bobcat, lynx.......I don't know how many times I've had the hair stand up walking out of the woods in the dark. You know darn well something is eyeballing ya. I make lots of noise and toot the whistle. :lol:
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Potentially and Realistically
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Potentially and Realistically

A young boy went up to his father and asked, "Dad, what is the difference between 'potentially' and realistically'?" The father thought for a moment, then answered, 'Go ask your mother if she would sleep with Brad Pitt for a million dollars. Then ask your sister if she would sleep with Brad Pitt for...
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shedding A Tear For The Last Motorcycle
Replies: 19
Views: 329

Re: Shedding A Tear For The Last Motorcycle

3leggedturtle wrote:
Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:21 pm
Yeah getting older sucks at times! I traded my Rebel for a 30 mm AR tactical scope. Wasn't a bad deal, but I miss it. Todd/3leg
People have taken their little Scooters all over the USA. The dang seat on mine is like riding a rail fence. :lol:
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shedding A Tear For The Last Motorcycle
Replies: 19
Views: 329

Shedding A Tear For The Last Motorcycle

:( The last "big" scoot is history. A nice young fellow is getting his first bike, and I sold him a good 'un. I just didn't feel comfortable riding any longer. Sadly, getting older means shedding some toys. Eventually, I'll get a decent camper for the new F250, so I think I made a decent choice for ...
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Gregg.
Replies: 3
Views: 43

Re: Happy Birthday Gregg.

A belated happy birthday to ya, Rifleman. 8)
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 73 Winchester in .357 on way
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: 73 Winchester in .357 on way

That's beautiful! 8) 8)
I had my eye on one of those in the plain, short version.
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 24, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Figured out some of the sleep problems
Replies: 12
Views: 408

Re: Figured out some of the sleep problems

I tried to reply to a question about the use of the battery operated power supply to a PM but it looks stuck in my Outbox, so I'll leave a reply here in case it helps anyone else out regarding "will the truck battery run the CPAP all night and still start the truck in the morning". I don't know..lo...
by BlaineG
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Farthest sniper kill
Replies: 11
Views: 274

Re: Farthest sniper kill

Let's get a team into N. Korea :evil: :evil:
by BlaineG
Thu Jun 22, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What is the purpose of the military?!?
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: What is the purpose of the military?!?

I see this as a simple issue. America is made of a lot of different kinds of people and those citizens who can serve effectively and honorably should be given the opportunity. If they are ineffective or are a detriment to the mission AND MORALE TO THE OTHERS, they need to be gone. :| A great deal o...
by BlaineG
Wed Jun 21, 2017 1:09 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Republican Establishment - Worse than Democrats!
Replies: 7
Views: 201

Re: The Republican Establishment - Worse than Democrats!

FWiedner wrote:
Tue Jun 20, 2017 3:03 pm
Yeah... And how many slobbery letters have you written to G.W. thanking him for John Roberts?

:roll:
Bite me. :lol:
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 20, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Figured out some of the sleep problems
Replies: 12
Views: 408

Re: Figured out some of the sleep problems

Sleep apnea....I've been on a CPAP for years. I'm sure it saved my life.
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 20, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Nicknack.
Replies: 6
Views: 107

Re: Happy Birthday Nicknack.

gamekeeper wrote:
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:32 am
Have a GREAT DAY....... :D
Happy Birthday. 8)
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 20, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: U.S. Navy Collision... How does THAT happen???
Replies: 39
Views: 1134

Re: U.S. Navy Collision... How does THAT happen???

Seven sailors killed. What a darned shame. I caught a glimpse of a story that the seven that could not be found were behind waterproof doors that were locked on purpose to save the ship? I have no idea about this statement whatsoever, but I did see it in print. If so I imagine it's not the first ti...
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 20, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A New Conservative News Site
Replies: 8
Views: 463

Re: A New Conservative News Site

I'm a retired newspaperman, and find Reuters pretty reliable -- but then I mostly pay attention to news content, not opinion content. I generally generate my own opinions. Same with the BBC. I value a non-D.C.-centered take on world news. I would read Speigel, Volkische Beobachter, Svenska Dagblade...
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 20, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Republican Establishment - Worse than Democrats!
Replies: 7
Views: 201

Re: The Republican Establishment - Worse than Democrats!

For better or worse, there is one BIG difference, IMO, between the 'Crats and Rs....'Crats all rubber stamp, and Rs at least have different opinions. The result, tho, is the same. Nothing goes forward. :roll: If you think the Rs are worse think about 'Crat SCOTUS picks for a half second and get back...
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 20, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A New Conservative News Site
Replies: 8
Views: 463

Re: A New Conservative News Site

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Tue Jun 20, 2017 9:20 am
A lot of their content is simply Reuters, my go-to along with the Guardian and BBC News.
I've found out they don't have a ton of new material every day. I've never checked out Reuters. Don't you find BBC a bit on the liberal bias?
by BlaineG
Mon Jun 19, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: U.S. Navy Collision... How does THAT happen???
Replies: 39
Views: 1134

Re: U.S. Navy Collision... How does THAT happen???

Look at a diagram of the merchant ship's course. They were past the Fitz and did a U Turn to engage them. I expect this to be proven a deliberate attack. Perhaps the Fitz crew could have been more on the ball.
by BlaineG
Mon Jun 19, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Hairy Clipper.
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: Happy Birthday Hairy Clipper.

Griff wrote:
Mon Jun 19, 2017 8:06 am
Happy Birthday!
+1 8) 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 18, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Father's Day!
Replies: 8
Views: 161

Re: Happy Father's Day!

8) 8) +1
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 17, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You can never have enough weapon-lights...
Replies: 9
Views: 289

Re: You can never have enough weapon-lights...

I would buy a tiny blinding strobe combined with a centered and adjustable red laser for night work. Perfect combo. Blind them and shoot them. It would have to fit on the small rail under the bbl of my G30s :idea:
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A New Conservative News Site
Replies: 8
Views: 463

A New Conservative News Site

I hear Bill O'Rilley will call it home pretty soon.
I've been checking it out for a few days. Not bad. IMO it's what FOX used to be in the beginning.

http://www.oann.com/
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What gun[s] did the bad guy[s] use...?
Replies: 7
Views: 210

Re: What gun[s] did the bad guy[s] use...?

It doesn't matter. Those with Ophidiophobia merely hear "Snake" and those with Hopolophobia merely here "Gun", and Socialist politicians use that to perfection for gun control. :evil:
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Been in Mozambique for a month
Replies: 5
Views: 223

Re: Been in Mozambique for a month

Safe travels. 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thinking of a new Tractor
Replies: 22
Views: 512

Re: Thinking of a new Tractor

Griff wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 10:19 pm
Oh yeah, looking for ammo to help convince the spousal unit!
:wink: Just put your foot down and tell her what's what! Wimmin appreciates the firm approach.
by BlaineG
Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Login Every Time I Visit?
Replies: 13
Views: 370

Re: Login Every Time I Visit?

"Maybe" you have the computer set to discard and/or not accept cookies?
You can check Remember Me but if a cookie doesn't stick it won't do any good.
by BlaineG
Thu Jun 15, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Dusty Texian.
Replies: 4
Views: 143

Re: Happy Birthday Dusty Texian.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman. :D
by BlaineG
Wed Jun 14, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: From England.
Replies: 15
Views: 563

Re: From England.

Tis always a pleasure to read the stories and see the pics..... 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Jun 14, 2017 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Rap Scallion.
Replies: 4
Views: 129

Re: Happy Birthday Rap Scallion.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Jun 14, 2017 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Question For You Guys That Personally Know
Replies: 22
Views: 921

Re: A Question For You Guys That Personally Know

For now, K & N has not come out with an air filter for a '17 F250 6.2 gas V8....maybe towards the end of the year. Removing mufflers altogether is out of the question. :lol: I've picked up about 1 mpg after nearly 2,000 miles break in. A Flowmaster 50 series, or 70 series will do nicely. Not too lou...
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: More Tax Dollars at Work...
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Re: More Tax Dollars at Work...

:lol: It was an anti-cop protest. With all the animals screaming Pig this, and Pig that. The Cops were right up the street and never made an effort to stop the vehicle :lol: That broad is SOL.
by BlaineG
Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 30 years ago today...
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: 30 years ago today...

A strong Russia that will include many of the former Soviet states... as Russian provinces...
Well, that ain't going to happen without a World War-level effort. Them people don't want to be satellites again. Crimea? They were mostly Russians, and Ukraine is the only one upset about that (mostly).
by BlaineG
Mon Jun 12, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New-to-me .22
Replies: 24
Views: 783

Re: New-to-me .22

Restaurant is doing fine as well. Boy, they are proud of their beef. $48 for an 8-ounce filet, my favorite cut. Was it good? :lol: I think I had a 20oz piece prime rib....I think it was over forty bucks, but it was very, very good. I love the dark walnut in the place. I kept expecting to see Doc an...
by BlaineG
Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:45 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 30 years ago today...
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: 30 years ago today...

Because of several factors, mainly Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative and Lech Walensa's Solidarity Movement, the USSR crashed and burned and the wall was torn down. Putin is trying to put it all back together, and Oblamer was too scared of him to do anything to stop it from happening. I can't s...
by BlaineG
Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New-to-me .22
Replies: 24
Views: 783

Re: New-to-me .22

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Mon Jun 12, 2017 2:05 pm
Blaine, I thought Hamley had closed a while back. Obviously not!

http://www.hamleyco.com/home.htm
UhOh....It has been about three years since I went there..... :o But, it's just the shop and not the Resturant, right?
by BlaineG
Mon Jun 12, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New-to-me .22
Replies: 24
Views: 783

Re: New-to-me .22

Having eaten at the Hamley Steak House, I visited the leather shop right next door. Outstanding! Their Prime Rib is, as well. 8)
by BlaineG
Mon Jun 12, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Irelander..
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Re: Happy Birthday Irelander..

Have a great day. 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blades...
Replies: 16
Views: 716

Re: Blades...

Old Ironsights wrote:
Sun Jun 11, 2017 7:20 pm
Yes. And yet, Tomahawks and other blades are still in vogue with our troops... Funny, that.
H 2 H? You bet. Who the heck wants to let somebody with a blade get that close if you have a choice?
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 11, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Old No7 & Piller.
Replies: 8
Views: 237

Re: Happy Birthday Old No7 & Piller.

Happy Birthday.... 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 11, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blades...
Replies: 16
Views: 716

Re: Blades...

by BlaineG
Sun Jun 11, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I thought Wyoming WASN'T screwed up......
Replies: 4
Views: 237

Re: I thought Wyoming WASN'T screwed up......

Par for the course these days.....Having cruised thru J-Hole a couple times, I can assure it is not like WY in the slightest...Just like Austin is not TX....Thing is, when the city folk gain a majority, any conservative rural state is doomed. :evil: :evil:
by BlaineG
Sun Jun 11, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nude chicks with guns (adult content)
Replies: 11
Views: 752

Re: Nude chicks with guns (adult content)

Ya got me.....But, they were wearing feather boas...
by BlaineG
Sat Jun 10, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NOTICE: Ruger Mark IV Pistol Safety Recall
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: NOTICE: Ruger Mark IV Pistol Safety Recall

I got my MKII Gov'mt Target in '89....No problems. I don't care for the new ones. This is the one I'd use if someone bet me to hit a pop can at 100 yards....