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Firearms Forum: The Club House 02-09-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 3,266
Posted By Vincine
'Funny' 17 minute video on Rx marketing. I can't...

'Funny' 17 minute video on Rx marketing. I can't decide to laugh or cry.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YQZ2UeOTO3I
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-09-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,718
Posted By Vincine
I'm an RN and have been doing case management for...

I'm an RN and have been doing case management for the elderly the past six years. My job is to keep the 'Greatest Generation' independent and out of nursing homes as much as safely possible.
...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
Jim MaCay described the Biathlon race as 'running...

Jim MaCay described the Biathlon race as 'running up ten flights of stairs, and then trying to thread a needle.' And you're penalized for every time you miss.

There's no challenge in racing 10...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
Duh! ... I should have realized. :o

Duh! ... I should have realized. :o
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
I'm pretty sure 20 ounces IS less than 2 pounds....

I'm pretty sure 20 ounces IS less than 2 pounds. If a pound is 16 ounces, 2 lbs. would be 32 oz. I would expect 2 lbs. would be the minium for a High School team. I agree below that gets into hair...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
I enjoyed my bolt. It wasn't drugery to me.

I enjoyed my bolt. It wasn't drugery to me.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 01:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
I think I read it had to be a hunting style...

I think I read it had to be a hunting style rifle. Notch sights, not target sights.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
I don't know about other semis, but my 10/22...

I don't know about other semis, but my 10/22 wasn't anywhere near as accurate as my bolt MKII.

If the competition is bullseye it's likely to be slow fire. Semi and bolt are different kinds of...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 12:41 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
??? Not all MkIIs are TRs. There's about two...

??? Not all MkIIs are TRs. There's about two dozen of them. More than a couple have notch sights.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 02-06-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 948
Posted By Vincine
I'm not a professional sharp shooter nor have I...

I'm not a professional sharp shooter nor have I ever played one on TV, but I had a Savage MkII TR.

The Savage AccuTrigger is VERY nice and the MkIIs are VERY accurate. The magazines are a bit...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 02-03-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 3,266
Posted By Vincine
Expensive drugs work better than cheap ones

Perception is reality. NYT article:

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/01/28/expensive-drugs-work-better-than-cheap-ones/?ref=todayspaper
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 01-30-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 422
Posted By Vincine
I had the same idea. I got 22/45 and a G19,...

I had the same idea. I got 22/45 and a G19, however I found:

There is a HUGE difference between shooting a 22lr and a 9mm. So much so that after the first shot's sight alignment, nothing else is...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 01-27-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By Vincine
As much as I'm interested in and appreciate the...

As much as I'm interested in and appreciate the skills and technology required of long distance marksmanship, it puts me off to read of a sniper's kills spoken in terms of 'records'. Speaking of them...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 01-27-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 3,266
Posted By Vincine
It's true, it's extraordinarily difficult to...

It's true, it's extraordinarily difficult to compare health care systems in different countries due to the confounding effects of different economic systems and cultures. I know, I tried. A...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 01-27-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 526
Posted By Vincine
Fixed it. Thankx.

Fixed it. Thankx.
Firearms Forum: The Club House 01-27-2015, 03:25 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 3,266
Posted By Vincine
And the reason our health care is expensive is...

And the reason our health care is expensive is because of the near monopoly on the training, tests, and pharmaceuticals the medical industrial complex has as a result of the lobbying it does.

We...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 01-27-2015, 01:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 526
Posted By Vincine
Fixed it. Thankx.

Fixed it. Thankx.
Firearms Forum: The Club House 01-26-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 3,266
Posted By Vincine
I used to be the studio manager of a...

I used to be the studio manager of a pharmaceutical ad agency. The process used to approve drugs has holes big enough for a tractor trailer to drive though. I'm not to saying there aren't significant...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 01-26-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,060
Posted By Vincine
I posted an AK47 vs. M16 thread in this sub forum.

I posted an AK47 vs. M16 thread in this sub forum.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 01-26-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 526
Posted By Vincine
AK47 vs. M16

Funny R. Lee Ermey video. "Better engineered", "Neatness counts". 10:00 minute video.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3VRrc2n0NXg
Firearms Forum: Other Weapons 01-23-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 358
Posted By Vincine
Forget Legolas, never mind Robin Hood

Six minute archery video
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BEG-ly9tQGk
Firearms Forum: The Club House 01-20-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 635
Posted By Vincine
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and...

"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."
Albert Einstein
Firearms Forum: Survival & Sustenance Living Forum 01-09-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 590
Posted By Vincine
I once had a rotomolded 14' Perception kayak. I...

I once had a rotomolded 14' Perception kayak. I carried it on my Tracker too. I had a T-bar off of a rear hitch, and I rigged a metal fence post to the front removable top. The kayak was bulletproof,...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 01-09-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Vincine
I just like the pictures. The closest I’ve seen...

I just like the pictures. The closest I’ve seen to large aircraft in formation are the string of commercial jets lining in over my home in Queens to land on 13R or L at JFK.

The A350 costs $250...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 01-07-2015, 03:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Vincine
“Family flight” – Five A350 XWBs together in flight

They did a nice job. I wish there was more flying formation change footage. 6:30 video: http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=gI4jWYZLeHQ
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