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Posted in thread: dumb-a-- neighbor on 08-19-2012 at 12:23 AM
Admittedly, this isn't about my neighbor, but the thread made me think of one of the funniest
stories I've ever read about neighbors. I'm on my phone now so I can't cut and paste the story
here, but i...
Posted in thread: Gun TV and new Shooters on 07-08-2012 at 11:40 PM
I saw that too, Sputnik...swore that would be the last time I would watch that show. It was
beyond corny and stupid.
Posted in thread: M1 garand on 07-05-2012 at 11:34 AM
Totally agree. Have no doubt that when the thunder came down, they claimed ignorance in order
to save their hide, especially as this would get into "your career is over" territory.
Posted in thread: M1 garand on 07-05-2012 at 03:36 AM
As I recall, the members of that unit were reprimanded for using that flag. The investigation
showed that they believed it stood for "Scout/Sniper," and purportedly did not realize it was a
Posted in thread: Gun Collection Philosophy on 07-01-2012 at 04:27 PM
I'm really into military history, so I set out to build a WWI and WWII collection...goal is to
have a shootable example of the primary infantry long arm and pistol from each major power.
It's a long j...
Posted in thread: mosin snipers being destroyed! on 06-28-2012 at 09:30 PM
Saw that ad too. Don't know the truth one way or the other, but i do know Mitchell's Mausers
has been called out repeatedly in the past for deceptive marketing and other unscrupulous sales
Posted in thread: buying garands from cmp on 06-26-2012 at 01:44 AM
This is a GREAT program. I picked up a Winchester-made Garand from the Camp Perry store in 2010
for $550...one of the best purchases I've ever made. Love that rifle.
Posted in thread: Sig 226 vs Hk USP on 06-18-2012 at 02:35 AM
Both (said facetiously). Both are great weapons...believe you'd likely be beyond pleased no
matter which you get. I own a USP 40c which I use for daily carry. When I can justify spending
my other arm/...
Posted in thread: 80% receivers on 06-17-2012 at 03:01 AM
Safire: I admit I could be wrong, but I'm pretty sure you still need to get the suppressor you
build registered on a Form 1 and get the tax stamp, per federal law.
Posted in thread: opinion on machine gun ban? on 06-09-2012 at 09:15 PM
I really never did understand the "I don't have a need for it so therefore it should be banned"
argument...it'sa pretty scary/dangerous line of thinking. It reminds me of the 'First they
came' poem by...