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Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 11-30-2016 at 02:03 AM
I'm feeling very sad today, reading of the fires ravaging Gatlinburg, TN and surrounding areas.
I have a lifetime of memories made during vacations there. Places I've known for much of my
life are gon...
Posted in thread: go'ing to bed on 11-26-2016 at 01:36 AM
You are both great people.Hope you get better soon. Life is too short to live in a funk.
Posted in thread: Tommy on 11-18-2016 at 10:11 PM
You gotta love Kipling.
Posted in thread: American Air Force, in the UK. on 11-18-2016 at 10:02 PM
The F15 is still a fearsome weapon, even though it is a fifty year old design. In air-to-air
combat, not one has ever been shot down by an opponent. A couple have been lost to ground fire,
but she is ...
Posted in thread: Dinner, what's up? on 11-10-2016 at 12:07 AM
I had some very sophisticated Southern cuisine - a fried bologna sandwich. Awfully good stuff!!
Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 11-09-2016 at 11:58 PM
This election is a perfect example of the forethought of our founding fathers when they came up
with the electoral college. The stated purpose was to keep large, concentrated population
centers from o...
Posted in thread: Gunfight Science: Do Shotguns Suck for Self-Defense? on 11-01-2016 at 12:38 AM
Rossi used to make a sweet hammer coachgun, wish I still had one. There is a lot to be said for
the coachgun as an HD gun, and if the encounter is in a lighted area and he/she can see it, the
Posted in thread: Gunfight Science: Do Shotguns Suck for Self-Defense? on 10-30-2016 at 01:40 AM
I tried a pistol-grip-only shotgun once, I'll not make that mistake again. Not only painful to
shoot, but almost uncontrollable after the first or second shot - for me, and I'm no rookie,
Posted in thread: On this day in history...... on 10-28-2016 at 11:20 PM
The answer is 42. And thanks for all the fish.:DAnother Douglas Adams fan!
Posted in thread: Boo! A haunting we will go on 10-18-2016 at 12:30 AM
My wife and I lost a close friend to heart failure a few years back. The night after the
funeral, I was awakened by the wife talking in her sleep, carrying on a conversation with our
departed friend L...