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Old 05-14-2013, 12:34 PM   #31
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let me see.......

This is where someone asks you what you are smoking, and where they can but some......

Or where they tell you to put the bong down.
Splane please. I have hunted a few animals in the USA, but have never hunted in Africa or Europe, Asia, etc, soooo..........What is a bong, and is it best to put one down with a 22, or a 458?
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Please consider others!
*Put* the bong down!
Not *drop* the bong!

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I once had to put my dog down. You mean like that?

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My apologies to all...

I don't know what came over me.

I think the discussion is veering dangerously close to putting down the velo dog with something other than the proper tool, the velo dog revolver - and that would be too much to bear.

That's too much to bear, not too much for bear, by the way.

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Bong- Australian slang for a lake:


Once a jolly swagman camped by a billabong
Under the shade of a coolibah tree
And he sang as he watched and waited till his billy boiled
You'll come a-Waltzing Matilda with me






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Did you say Abe Lincoln?

No I said HEY BLINKIN!!!!!

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Did you say Abe Lincoln?

No I said HEY BLINKIN!!!!!
Please excuse me whilst I go and put on my tights.




Where in the he!! did I put that Patriot Arrow?

I wonder if it will out perform thr velo dog?
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The Velocipede Dog 5.56 was for bicycle riders of the 19th century to discourage dog bits. It was less powerful than a .22 LR. It was loaded with a jacketed bullet but more often not. The more human loads were loaded with spices or rock salt. If you want to shoot a "Grizz" with a load of Cinnamon and salt have at it. You will end up a pile of ? On rock.

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Dog bits? Which bits? The good bits, or just bits?


And human loads? So you reccomend the Velo Dog as a SD round, huh? Never would have thought of that....

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Say, do you suppose that .458 will be safe in my Iver Johnson single shot .410? Cause I heard you can shoot .45 cartridges in a .410. How about in a Judge? Or a Snake Charmer....

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