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    ABOUT ME

  • Divorced. Grandpa (x4). Scouter (son made Eagle, starting to work with grandson). Engineer 30 years w/ same company since college (i.e. endangered species!)
  • Glenpool, Oklahoma
  • IDPA, Scouting, Elder Scrolls Online, hatred of lawn...
  • Engineer

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  • Posted in thread: Where's Dango? on 05-25-2016 at 11:39 PM
    I "liked" just because I like the part about Winds got married! To me!!!

  • Posted in thread: Been gone a while on 05-25-2016 at 11:33 PM
    Sole caregiver is a horribly painful job, especially for a spouse. We hope you will reach out
    to someone (anyone) for support. We have chaplains on the forum here. One is a licensed
    minister in real l...

  • Posted in thread: The FOID card Mental Defective bill on Gov's desk for approval. on 05-25-2016 at 11:24 PM
    Actually, Illinois is a "shall issue" state. If you pass the course and the BGC, you get your
    license. Unless you do something to draw negative attention (like commit a felony or
    institutionalize your...

  • Posted in thread: Are u a good shot? Show ur targets & videos. on 05-25-2016 at 11:22 PM
    Pretty good shooting at 10-15 yards!

  • Posted in thread: Good pants for CCW? on 05-25-2016 at 11:21 PM
    My son uses 5.11 pants that have a pretty convenient belt line pocket that seems (probably is)
    designed for the purpose of stowing a spare magazine. 5.11 pants are pretty comfortable and not
    that much...

  • Posted in thread: Obama seeks to restrict 2nd Amendment for Seniors on 05-25-2016 at 11:06 PM
    You have already listed the Specific Criteria several times by reference and quoted directly
    also.Here is the proposed rule.For those that wish to comment, it might be a good idea to read
    it.https://w...

  • Posted in thread: 8th FTF Shotgun Shoot & Hoot, Vanzant, Mo. OCT 7-8-9, 2016 on 05-24-2016 at 06:23 PM
    No, we're just heading back from a short honeymoon to start packing. 30 yrs worth of
    accumulation. We'll be heading to OK by July.

  • Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken, any photo (Part 2) on 05-24-2016 at 12:12 PM
    color combination looks like Old Barney, the Barnegat lighthouse on Long Beach Island where I
    grew up. But the surroundings don't look right. Where is this one?

  • Posted in thread: How Do You Like Windows 10? on 05-24-2016 at 12:08 PM
    That's OK. Winds has them linked well enough. If we merged every related thread we'd have about
    12 threads with the biggest being Glock vs 1911! Seems every thread turns into that sooner or
    later....

  • Posted in thread: How Do You Like Windows 10? on 05-23-2016 at 01:52 PM
    Somewhere else is a thread related to this. Windows 10 has a large number of well buried
    settings that are designed to invade your privacy. On my phone now so I have problems
    searching. In that thread...

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Balota "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed." 2nd Amendment to the Constitution of the United States Practice does NOT make perfect. Practice makes permanent. Only perfect practice makes perfect. Generalizations are (almost) always bad.
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Posted: 
March 10, 2015  •  12:23 PM
Welcome, Balota, as the newest Mod !!!

Hopefully you will be better (logical, fair, honest) than the old mod's are.
 
Posted: 
March 11, 2015  •  07:47 AM
@Shoobee I do try to be logical, fair and honest. In my experience, the other mods do too. Sometimes actions that do not seem logical or fair from one point of view can seem more so from another.
 
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