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Posted in thread: Biggest Strategic Mistakes of World War II on 11-27-2014 at 03:45 AM
I don't think the Nazis were such fools as to discount our industrial capacity. Hitler had
always been impressed with the American productivity. He had a portrait of Henry Ford in his
office (the feel...
Posted in thread: Old double-action Colt on 11-27-2014 at 03:22 AM
Perchance you could take a picture of your Python with the side plate off? I would like to see
the deference in the lock-work between my Police Positive and your Python.Sorry, never tried.
Not this gu...
Posted in thread: Rock Island MIG22 on 11-27-2014 at 02:38 AM
Does anyone own it yet? They guarantee .7" at 55 yards, not shabby for a $325 rifle.
Posted in thread: Biggest Strategic Mistakes of World War II on 11-27-2014 at 01:38 AM
I don't think the Allied victory was preordained. Easy to say that it was, after the fact, but
it was far from clear at the time. The US had a sizeable and influential "fifth column" of
Posted in thread: Old double-action Colt on 11-27-2014 at 01:16 AM
Don't judge the Python by the other Colts. It may look close, but internally it is in a
different category. I have no loyalty to any particular brand, in fact I am always weary of
Posted in thread: Early Christmas present on 11-27-2014 at 12:47 AM
Well shaped grip. I like the beaver tail. If she has the personality to match the looks, you
got a winner.:D
Posted in thread: Biggest Strategic Mistakes of World War II on 11-27-2014 at 12:39 AM
The SS could have killed Hitler if they had wanted to and they wouldn't need rifles or
explosives to do it, but they were fanatically loyal to him and very few SS were all that
interested in killing h...
Posted in thread: Weapons Trivia on 11-26-2014 at 10:02 PM
Both Rex in OTZ and c3shooter are correct, the bayonet is attached to a M1941 Johnson rifle,
never adopted by the military, only procured. The Johnson rifle was recoil operated, not gas,
and relied on...
Posted in thread: Biggest Strategic Mistakes of World War II on 11-26-2014 at 09:52 PM
The World Trade Center terrorists had nothing to do with Afghanistan. They were mostly from
Saudi Arabia, none were Afghans. Their boss, (a Saudi), Bin Ladin merely hid out there and
Pakistan. Laden ...
Posted in thread: Heads up - Missouri on 11-26-2014 at 05:55 PM
Political grandstanding to appease their liberal base.Would be struck down by the court if it
passed.The sad part, it works. The Peace-of-**** was "against the surge". Never mind the surge