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by Blaine
Fri May 29, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sure hard to get away from China
Replies: 16
Views: 288

Re: Sure hard to get away from China

Starting in the 70s, American Factories started churning out cheap "pelosi" to compete with overseas prices.... They've paid the piper dearly for that decision. I believe Americans would have bought quality items for a little more money...GM, Ford, Dodge,etc quality went to hell in a handbasket back...
by Blaine
Fri May 29, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good deal or not?
Replies: 6
Views: 102

Re: Good deal or not?

Ya I m leaning on passing on it,as the serial number is kind of cool but really not enough for the price the owner is asking.Also the guy is kind of hard to deal with and won t budge an inch on his price and insists on shipping guns by mail when we could easily meet up and do the deal Red Flag? :sh...
by Blaine
Fri May 29, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Expensive Brass
Replies: 3
Views: 50

Expensive Brass

8) 8) Tubby The Tuba Rides again....
I got this like new one for what it would have cost to recondition the one I got in 1974. That old one was really thrashed and trashed. Back in '74 it cost me over 3 E-5 paychecks. :shock:
by Blaine
Thu May 28, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Could It Have Been An Act of War???
Replies: 10
Views: 253

Re: Could It Have Been An Act of War???

. My personal opinion is that it was a planned and deliberate attack. An Act of War. There is no doubt in my mind. That opinion includes our own Democrat party being part and parcel. If not in the attack itself, then in ensuring that the result, i.e. economic chaos, has the opportunity to facilitat...
by Blaine
Thu May 28, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Look !!!
Replies: 66
Views: 1172

Re: New Look !!!

It takes we cranky Auld Pharts to adjust to new pelosi, but this final product is just fine and dandy...thanks for your hard work on this. I appreciate it. 8)
by Blaine
Thu May 28, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Like Dopers Need a Reason To Do More Pot . . . . .
Replies: 18
Views: 456

Re: Like Dopers Need a Reason To Do More Pot . . . . .

I suspect the same is very much true with the common cold. I think your bias is affecting your judgement. Ditto. David, is there any chance you could have relief with CBDs? I tried...LEGALLY in Washington....to make some Pot Butter with coconut oil and found the just rubbing it into my aching knees...
by Blaine
Mon May 25, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: marlin classic 1894 CL 25/20, in AK
Replies: 5
Views: 189

Re: marlin classic 1894 CL 25/20, in AK

That's a genuine beauty. Hope she sells soon. I recall standing among giant spruce trees in Youngs Bay, Southeast Alaska, holding a Winchester Model 92 25/20, staring at a fresh bear track roughly about size 40, and thinking that I'd better depart his place ASAP . . . :P Aim Small, Hit Small :wink:
by Blaine
Mon May 25, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Like Dopers Need a Reason To Do More Pot . . . . .
Replies: 18
Views: 456

Re: Like Dopers Need a Reason To Do More Pot . . . . .

My scientific wild-azzed guess, SWAG, is that they are testing for THC after accidents now, where they didn't before. Another SWAG is that the people that were using before are the ones using now. It's been a very long time since anybody in Washington was arrested for a small personal amount of weed...
by Blaine
Sun May 24, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Biden 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 94

Biden 2020

:P :lol: Maybe he'll pick Corn Pop as his vice.... :lol: :lol:
Man, did he screw the pooch or what?? :roll:
by Blaine
Sun May 24, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: NY Times Calls Our Military Racist
Replies: 7
Views: 132

Re: NY Times Calls Our Military Racist

I wonder if one looked into article published by NYT how many could be found to be "racist". I wish I had access and time to look into it. Though, I suspect they may purge their archives should anything like that be found. Orwell was on to something. My guess is that NYT whipped this up in response...
by Blaine
Sun May 24, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: NY Times Calls Our Military Racist
Replies: 7
Views: 132

NY Times Calls Our Military Racist

Just in time for Memorial Day....
I have no words for how badly I hate non-patriots, and race-baiters.... :evil:
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/23/opin ... acism.html
by Blaine
Sun May 24, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: CV19 Vaccine
Replies: 42
Views: 946

Re: CV19 Vaccine

Have no idea how your god investment in Apple has anything to do with what Bill Gates does? I've done well in the market, and chose to get out once I got close to retirement. Thus saving my dividends from future loss. But that too has nothing to do with Gates. Still confused. 8) :mrgreen: Ok....
by Blaine
Sat May 23, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: wuhanFlu
Replies: 15
Views: 408

Re: wuhanFlu

I've been gorging on C, D, "B" Bombs, and Zinc......
Every year I go through a winter cycle of ear aches/sore throat/cough....I think they call it Upper Respiratory Infection....
This year, it's had me over-thinking symptoms, but I never ran a temp. so I ASSumed I was ok.
by Blaine
Sat May 23, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: CV19 Vaccine
Replies: 42
Views: 946

Re: CV19 Vaccine

What Gates does through his foundation often provides profits to him personally outside of his foundation. Nothing Bill Gates does, or gets involved in is without profit to Gates somewhere. He says he's actively giving away his massive wealth, and I wont disagree he does through his foundation. But...
by Blaine
Sat May 23, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh Heck Yes!! I Want One Of These!!
Replies: 14
Views: 531

Re: Oh Heck Yes!! I Want One Of These!!

Meanwhile, enclosed AutoGyros are a reality, and have been for a long time. Not VTOL, but close.
Also, AGs have the very worst survival rate in crashes.
by Blaine
Fri May 22, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: CV19 Vaccine
Replies: 42
Views: 946

Re: CV19 Vaccine

What Gates does through his foundation often provides profits to him personally outside of his foundation. Nothing Bill Gates does, or gets involved in is without profit to Gates somewhere. He says he's actively giving away his massive wealth, and I wont disagree he does through his foundation. But...
by Blaine
Fri May 22, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: CV19 Vaccine
Replies: 42
Views: 946

Re: CV19 Vaccine

There is way more to this Covid 19 vaccine than preventing the virus. It has nothing to do with health issues and more to do with controlling and killing off the human population. If you don't believe that you are naive and (for the lack of a better word) brainwashed. Just pay attention to who is p...
by Blaine
Fri May 22, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bad Genes
Replies: 5
Views: 327

Re: Bad Genes

She is not a idiot because she's Fat, and Black....but, because she's a knee-jerk Socialist Alpha Hotel. (and God, would she please fix her teeth? What is up with that?)
by Blaine
Thu May 21, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Explains A Lot
Replies: 12
Views: 476

This Explains A Lot

:D
by Blaine
Mon May 18, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I Think We All Know This.....
Replies: 3
Views: 171

I Think We All Know This.....

:roll: :roll: :roll: Click to make readable...
by Blaine
Wed May 13, 2020 2:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Questions on new forum look and Fillers
Replies: 5
Views: 372

Re: Questions on new forum look and Fillers

I no longer can tell if I've commented on an old thread or not....I don't understand the twin circles with the little dicks on them... :P :lol:
by Blaine
Sat May 09, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Amazon Browsing....(shameless plug)
Replies: 2
Views: 208

Re: Amazon Browsing....(shameless plug)

Brother Jim can tell a story with the very best of them.... 8) 8)
by Blaine
Sat May 09, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ...another "Which Gun" question....
Replies: 9
Views: 282

Re: ...another "Which Gun" question....

https://i.imgur.com/RvyHwmo.jpg I've got some approx 500 gr lead reloads. It should only take one. I imagine it would be best to learn where the sweet spot is first. If you've seen "Battle, Los Angeles" you know what I mean. If it's armored, those lead boolits might splat instead of penetrate. :? :?
by Blaine
Thu May 07, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 Creedmoor in a Levergun
Replies: 22
Views: 391

Re: 6.5 Creedmoor in a Levergun

It's a dandy option. But, don't trade in your .243 unless you're shooting past 700 yards. :wink:
by Blaine
Thu May 07, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why Hasn't the Senate Indicted Adam Schiff for Lying?
Replies: 9
Views: 394

Re: Why Hasn't the Senate Indicted Adam Schiff for Lying?

The Republican controlled Senate could indict him this afternoon. Most of those 'Republicans' are merely Democrats who decided an elephant lapel-pin was more likely to allow them to be given power than a donkey one. Yup. Nothing will ever happen to any of them for anything. This is why they spend s...
by Blaine
Thu May 07, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Plantation foreman under fire...
Replies: 6
Views: 234

Re: Plantation foreman under fire...

Dallas County. Probably just about like King County, WA (Seattle).
Don't doubt for a second that there is a racial component to this. :evil:
by Blaine
Tue May 05, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can't Return To General Discussion Since Last Update
Replies: 18
Views: 367

Re: Can't Return To General Discussion Since Last Update

I'm having no such problems, except having to log in each time...but, I'm not finding that problematic...
by Blaine
Tue May 05, 2020 1:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawnmower Engines....
Replies: 49
Views: 1090

Re: Lawnmower Engines....

Back about 32 years ago I bought a brand new Wards mower with B&S engine. Started it up and 5 minutes later it tossed a rod out the side of the block. Wards put a new engine on it, and it's been flawless ever since. Last year I bought a new TroyBuilt and my neighbor got my seasoned Wards mower. He ...
by Blaine
Mon May 04, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Puppies eyes are starting to open
Replies: 19
Views: 349

Re: Puppies eyes are starting to open

I was surprised to find that Colter weighed more than Tamale. She is getting sort of food aggressive like her momma. I have caught the momma, Aoife, in the trash several times in the last couple of days. We are taking the trash out when it is half full to keep her out of it. Other methods have not ...
by Blaine
Sun May 03, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drive In Church Services...
Replies: 5
Views: 278

Drive In Church Services...

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by Blaine
Sun May 03, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: 'Progresssssssive' Canada...
Replies: 1
Views: 196

Re: 'Progresssssssive' Canada...

"TPTB" tried a long gun registry awhile back...finally gave up because everyone was giving them the finger.
by Blaine
Sat May 02, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whole New World !
Replies: 24
Views: 835

Re: Whole New World !

:wink: Dang, I envy you your shoulders. 8) 8) ...I had to give up sporting clays ten years ago....
by Blaine
Sat May 02, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The most momentous wartime message
Replies: 7
Views: 453

Re: The most momentous wartime message

Patton thought we should gather up the remainer of the German Army and march on USSR....I would have agreed. Too late now.
Could have popped one nuke in Siberia, then told them the next one was for Moscow...
by Blaine
Sat May 02, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Save Money This Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 219

Save Money This Christmas

:twisted: :twisted: :twisted:
by Blaine
Sat May 02, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63413

Re: The Gun Room

No "board police" in my backyard......lots of room out back to lose them in in case they "drop by"....---6
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDGRaisooKo
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawnmower Engines....
Replies: 49
Views: 1090

Re: Lawnmower Engines....

piller wrote:
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:37 pm
New motors on almost everything are junk nowadays.
Nonsense....With new materials and CNC so easy a Chinaman can do it, engines today last 2 or 3 times longer.
:wink:
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A New Mask to Save Lives
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: A New Mask to Save Lives

The laughing smiley tells me he is not serious about it. Read AJMD429's post about putting the surfactant into the lungs of an infant. Everyone knew that was stupid and dangerous- - - EXCEPT THAT IT WAS NOT! It saved lives. Some incredible discoveries have come about from people making comments jus...
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Puppies are growing
Replies: 9
Views: 232

Re: Puppies are growing

"Them puppies are growing" **Dolly Parton**
:wink:
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Durn technology!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 284

Re: Durn technology!!!

:D :D
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Free Admission To Sea World
Replies: 5
Views: 258

Free Admission To Sea World

But, only if you bring camping equipment, or dress in a porpoise costume.
A spokesman for the park said:
So, it's Free for all in tents and porpoises...
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A New Mask to Save Lives
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: A New Mask to Save Lives

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Thu Apr 30, 2020 6:40 am
Now if he would apply the same mask to the president next time he has the urge to talk about injecting disinfectant ... :lol:
Really? Please don't tell me you went along with that media lynching. :roll:
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Farewell to Hondo
Replies: 24
Views: 690

Re: Farewell to Hondo

Just as bad as losing family, IMO....Except a good dog never does you wrong. George Graham Vest said it best. Gentlemen of the Jury: a man's dog stands by him in prosperity and in poverty, in health and in sickness. He will sleep on the cold ground, where the wintry winds blow and the snow drives fi...
by Blaine
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You get the chance....
Replies: 6
Views: 389

Re: You get the chance....

I'll give it a look.....BTW, if you haven't seen "Extraction" that's a pretty good/bloody/violent story.
by Blaine
Wed Apr 29, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A New Mask to Save Lives
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: A New Mask to Save Lives

I rarely wish harm on anybody, but, I'd sure enough cast some Ill Will in her direction. :evil: :evil:
by Blaine
Wed Apr 29, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Posting Of Puns
Replies: 2
Views: 235

The Posting Of Puns

WHO recommends not posting puns.
Evidently, it spreads the Groaner Virus.
by Blaine
Wed Apr 29, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SMILE!
Replies: 9
Views: 358

Re: SMILE!

Ray wrote:
Wed Apr 29, 2020 6:38 pm
Talk about dyslexic.....when I read smile i somehow, after filtering it through my firearms nomenclature soaked brain, registered short-magazine-lee-enfield.....
I have to rifle through my lexicon for the right words, too....