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by AJMD429
Sat Jul 13, 2024 9:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PVD--Posterior Vitreous detachment
Replies: 6
Views: 148

Re: PVD--Posterior Vitreous detachment

. Mine was precipitated by bonking myself in the forehead with a T-post pounder, then the other side followed a year later with no specific provocation. Strobe-light like effect with rapid eye movements, laterally. Didn't affect shooting, but a new 'grape-wreath' type floater that is typical of the ...
by AJMD429
Sat Jul 13, 2024 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Why I think Trump's assassination attempt will be covered up...
Replies: 1
Views: 41

Why I think Trump's assassination attempt will be covered up...

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The job of PROTECTING from assassination is assigned to the Secret Service.

The job of INVESTIGATING an assassination is assigned to. . . . the FBI.
by AJMD429
Sat Jul 13, 2024 8:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shots fired!?
Replies: 34
Views: 343

Re: Shots fired!?

. This Breitbart article alleges that some news photograph caught an image of the bullet in flight.... https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2024/07/13/livewire-secret-service-rushes-trump-out-of-pennsylvania-rally-after-shots-fired/ I would have assumed that the security perimeter would be more like 5...
by AJMD429
Sat Jul 13, 2024 8:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shots fired!?
Replies: 34
Views: 343

Re: Shots fired!?

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Some reports snd interview with witness.

https://nypost.com/2024/07/13/us-news/t ... -at-rally/
by AJMD429
Fri Jul 12, 2024 6:34 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Dem adds on utube
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: Dem adds on utube

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He may also have 'pseudobulbar palsy' that enhances emotional lability...
by AJMD429
Fri Jul 12, 2024 6:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 ACP vs 45 Colt vs 410 slug...
Replies: 8
Views: 164

45 ACP vs 45 Colt vs 410 slug...

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Nice comparison...but she should have given load details for the 45 Colt in particular...

https://youtu.be/ncfck8alWuc?si=V60y76i2EtZI2xYA

I'm betting a 'Ruger-only' 45 Colt would have won.
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 8:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Crossbows now in the regulatory crosshairs...
Replies: 3
Views: 82

Re: Crossbows now in the regulatory crosshairs...

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I like those PSA crossbow 'uppers' for AR's... 8)

But I always wanted to make a deck-mounted one to shoot 8 foot T-posts off the upstairs deck.... :twisted:

(hey, it should be cheaper and easier than a bowling-ball cannon....!)
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Backwards safety feature on vehicles…
Replies: 9
Views: 234

Re: Backwards safety feature on vehicles…

One of the most experienced guys I know did this. Decades of experience with EMS and Fire. Anyone can space out and go on autopilot. Only takes one time. Maybe the various diesel, gasoline, and kerosene spigots should be like the kid's toy with the round and square and star and triangle shapes you ...
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 8:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: President who ?
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Re: President who ?

. I just hope and pray he stays IN the race until the election, or very close to it, because the Republicans don't yet have a clear game plan to combat whoever the replacement will be. Michelle...? She checks all the boxes (race, gender, suspected orientation). I hope Trump has a 'checkmate' VP cand...
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 7:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lotta BULL -- 2
Replies: 12
Views: 294

Re: Lotta BULL -- 2

. For this guy I'd want a 50 BMG.... :shock: https://blogger.googleusercontent.com/img/b/R29vZ2xl/AVvXsEgHicOfsJeQTHbRA_LVs-oZR-EUBfneNsgAUmDfmZ1NeWUdmYFtXqSjG-4zo5bR84VXhxPnSJJ1BzeglrRpfvWjnit-Esg8ddWMlop4HijHW382ir4Aa1KEczifw_CJeR1yD681s1kS2-j_lFfleMRcYsbErio_Y5TM3YtwaHqoq-943WLiM9K6YdBB/s640/chia...
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 7:47 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 'Context needed...' LOL
Replies: 4
Views: 90

Re: 'Context needed...' LOL

Hey, like I said in my other post, BYEDEN HAS PARKINSON'S DISEASE! AND he likely has dementia to some extent as well! AND he's had Parkinson's Psychosis episodes, the last of which was last Friday on AF1 as far as I know! HE IS :? Yep - Lewy Body Dementia variation of Parkinsons - - - > http://www....
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remington 870 with rifle sights and modified choke
Replies: 12
Views: 274

Re: Remington 870 with rifle sights and modified choke

. Definitely a rifle-sighted shotgun/smoothbore had a role due to hunting regulations as noted above. In some places a rifled barrel was ok (not sure how the law worked there). Not sure what choke was ideal for slugs, but I shot slugs through modified choke on an old Remington pump shotgun as a kid ...
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 1:45 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: One MORE thing I can't figure out about 'liberals'...
Replies: 3
Views: 87

Re: One MORE thing I can't figure out about 'liberals'...

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I think Grizz is right - to 'progressives', Government IS God... :roll:
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 11, 2024 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The cost of reloading versus buying loaded ammunition
Replies: 13
Views: 242

Re: The cost of reloading versus buying loaded ammunition

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I bought a box of 50 Beowulf (20 rounds) for $65.00 last week...!

Thankfully the components for 500 S&W are about the same and I have some for that (levergun not revolver), but it was clearly a reminder that I need to fire up the reloading press again...
by AJMD429
Wed Jul 10, 2024 7:41 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: One MORE thing I can't figure out about 'liberals'...
Replies: 3
Views: 87

One MORE thing I can't figure out about 'liberals'...

. So there's a bunch of 'anti-semitic' flyers being put out in Indianapolis - https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/what-s-behind-the-rise-of-white-supremacist-flyers-in-indy-and-what-to-do-if-you-find-one/ar-BB1pJ7ky - and the article says they are from what they label 'Neo-Nazi' groups. My 'liberal' f...
by AJMD429
Wed Jul 10, 2024 6:28 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The 'SAFE' Act probably IS silly...
Replies: 0
Views: 36

The 'SAFE' Act probably IS silly...

. As the top House Democrat himself said, it isn't necessary... https://x.com/greg_price11/status/1811120604130496694 But the PROBLEM is, in the U.S., we often don't ENFORCE laws, we just pass them, so the Democrats gleefully will do their usual "ends justify the means" thing, and have ill...
by AJMD429
Wed Jul 10, 2024 3:25 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Crossbows now in the regulatory crosshairs...
Replies: 3
Views: 82

Crossbows now in the regulatory crosshairs...

. You do get what you deserve.... https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/why-are-deadly-crossbows-still-legal/ar-BB1pL7fn "... Even most crossbow advocates want the rules to be tightened. John Bingham, the president of the National Crossbow Federation, has insisted his members are 'all for whatev...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pennsylvania Gun Laws...???
Replies: 4
Views: 237

Re: Pennsylvania Gun Laws...???

. Sixer, that’s pretty much what I figured the case was. It seems like most decent states, even including some on the coasts, are pretty normal, other than the big cities, where everything is backwards. I think there are a little over 3000 counties in the United States and I read something like 42% ...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's a special day.
Replies: 20
Views: 400

Re: It's a special day.

Bill in Oregon wrote: Tue Jul 09, 2024 6:06 pm It's a special caliber, Jim, and you are surely doing it justice.
Yep. Reading a post like this makes me think I should get me a 44 Special, but I know I’m not a good enough revolver shot to wring out the potential.
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Backwards safety feature on vehicles…
Replies: 9
Views: 234

Backwards safety feature on vehicles…

. Most of the time they manage to design cartridges so that you can’t chamber one in a different-chambered gun that would have a smaller bore diameter, but sometimes you can chamber a cartridge in a gun the other way around. When it comes to vehicles, I had a patient many years ago whose ‘last straw...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 6:36 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why Old Movies are Important
Replies: 1
Views: 64

Why Old Movies are Important

. They are often better made as far as acting, without resorting to special effects or sex to sell tickets, but there is a more important reason to like many old movies. Many are about kingdoms, intrigue, espionage, wars, spies, political intrigue, and so on. If you pay attention, and view current e...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 6:08 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: LOL - the Dems would NEVER cheat....
Replies: 0
Views: 41

LOL - the Dems would NEVER cheat....

. The humorous version.... https://babylonbee.com/news/people-who-would-never-cheat-in-elections-horrified-by-stop-cheating-in-elections-bill ....isn't really any different than the real-world version.... https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/rooke-the-election-fix-is-in-but-gop-still-has-a-chance...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 6:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pennsylvania Gun Laws...???
Replies: 4
Views: 237

Pennsylvania Gun Laws...???

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Are they really this nasty to lawful gun owners...???

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/opinion/ ... r-BB1pEI9W
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!
Replies: 37
Views: 4147

Re: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!

. Now it's 'climate' that will cause us all to die of dengue fever - https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/other/scientists-issue-critical-warning-after-serious-disease-threatens-to-spread-across-borders-and-into-us-the-storm-s-comin-folks/ar-BB1pDsVC - :roll: Of cousre the weather itself will kill us al...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 5:49 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Second Amendment Important - First Amendment TOO...
Replies: 0
Views: 31

Second Amendment Important - First Amendment TOO...

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https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... r-BB1pFyTL

This government censorship of 'misinformation' must be stopped.
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Loading the Peacemaker, Colt’s Model P
Replies: 30
Views: 1756

Re: Loading the Peacemaker, Colt’s Model P

And here I expected to see Load one, skip one, load 4, pull to full cock and release the hammer on the empty chamber. :) LOL me too...! I like books like that though, that focus on one gun or one cartridge. Especially if written by one of the Old School types, who wrings every potential out of thei...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 5:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Dem adds on utube
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: Dem adds on utube

. He clearly has the bradykinesia, stooped gait, and sometimes some supranuclear palsy symptoms often seen with Parkinson's but very little overt tremor I've seen that would resemble Parkinson's. They also can get Lewy Body Dementia , which if he does have Parkinson's, certainly would fit... " ...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I didn't care for it before
Replies: 14
Views: 453

Re: I didn't care for it before

They think they can sell these and I suppose they will. Not my cup of tea but I believe in letting other people scratch their fleas as they see fit. It doesn’t give me any heartburn. I do think that the habit some of the gun companies have of putting a CAR rear stock on everything imaginable is sil...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Am I weird?
Replies: 26
Views: 1226

Re: Am I weird?

. I think of my most new-fangled gun and it is probably my Glock - comparable in vintage to this Corvette (1982) https://www.motorious.com/content/images/2020/09/1982-chevrolet-corvette-collectors-edition.jpeg Then my Thompson Contender is actually not a Mauser, Levergun, or other 'old' design - 196...
by AJMD429
Tue Jul 09, 2024 4:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 'Context needed...' LOL
Replies: 4
Views: 90

'Context needed...' LOL

. This is they type nonsense the low-information voters are seeing; hope they see THROUGH the lies...! https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/joe-biden-s-home-state-remarks-raise-eyebrows/ar-BB1pCcTK So.... we are being 'deceptive' when we say Biden was lying, confused, or even 'misspoke' - WE are ...
by AJMD429
Mon Jul 08, 2024 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I didn't care for it before
Replies: 14
Views: 453

Re: I didn't care for it before

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I think maybe Glock should just take a turn making a levergun… :twisted: :lol:
by AJMD429
Mon Jul 08, 2024 3:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I didn't care for it before
Replies: 14
Views: 453

Re: I didn't care for it before

. I guess I just like to be disagreeable… :twisted: … although I don't really care for THAT particular iteration, but a gun (even a levergun) can be many things, including 'tactical', or 'just a tool'. I've got a couple that are heirlooms, a couple I value for the role that the model played in histo...
by AJMD429
Mon Jul 08, 2024 2:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "Eliminating Federal Income Tax would be a 'bad' Thing..."
Replies: 2
Views: 78

"Eliminating Federal Income Tax would be a 'bad' Thing..."

. Amazing the gyrations big-government types and those with TDS will perform to make anything Trump says sound 'bad'.... https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/personalfinance/trump-wants-to-eliminate-income-taxes-3-ways-that-may-hurt-the-middle-class/ar-BB1pBsB9 None of the scary things they insist will h...
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 5:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: We need Common Sense Gun Control - like Mexico
Replies: 0
Views: 64

We need Common Sense Gun Control - like Mexico

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https://www.breitbart.com/border/2024/0 ... nts-watch/

I notice the Libtards never mention Mexico - just Japan, as a place to emulate... :roll:
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 4:52 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Hunter may be the catalyst to un-do part of the 4473
Replies: 0
Views: 48

Hunter may be the catalyst to un-do part of the 4473

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https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/pol ... 262673007/

...but you know they won't just weaken the law/form; they'll probably use it as an excuse to push for universal background checks somehow. :roll:
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 1:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Pieces falling into place for bad things
Replies: 1
Views: 179

Re: Pieces falling into place for bad things

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I agree with Freitas on this as well - https://youtu.be/gRT9maZi0Ys?t=365

Keep the pantry well-stocked and batteries charged. Instability likely.
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 1:41 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The BEST doctors, and the SAFEST airplanes...
Replies: 1
Views: 64

The BEST doctors, and the SAFEST airplanes...

. UCLA docs are great - https://www.youtube.com/shorts/o90XpWtCUlo Just like Boeing airplanes - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkj5A7B52Bk Ironically - when I was a kid, older doctors actually had gone through the 'system' when there were remnants of prejudice against minorities and women, so if in...
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 6:56 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Thompson Center back in the saddle...?
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Thompson Center back in the saddle...?

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This is encouraging...

https://youtu.be/Q8yvtpwT5aQ

Contenders and Encores are cool.
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 6:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off-grid....with a politician... !
Replies: 3
Views: 186

Off-grid....with a politician... !

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https://youtu.be/18_yXt1s2yc

Pretty impressive.
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 5:57 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: 1984
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: 1984

I remember in 184 thinking it was a prophetic year, with the political goings on back then ... Compared to now it was peaceful paradise.
by AJMD429
Sun Jul 07, 2024 5:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Accidental discharge of the third kind
Replies: 9
Views: 417

Re: Accidental discharge of the third kind

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Now that was when movies were all about acting and action, instead of special effects and political correctness..
by AJMD429
Fri Jul 05, 2024 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting writeup on 50 Beowulf (pistol)
Replies: 2
Views: 185

Re: Interesting writeup on 50 Beowulf (pistol)

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LOL - how bout a Mare's Leg 500 S&W... :shock:
by AJMD429
Fri Jul 05, 2024 5:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: We will be saying “President Kennedy” in six months…
Replies: 6
Views: 311

Re: We will be saying “President Kennedy” in six months…

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"...he sounds like a s+-t salesman with a mouth full of sample..." :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by AJMD429
Fri Jul 05, 2024 2:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting writeup on 50 Beowulf (pistol)
Replies: 2
Views: 185

Interesting writeup on 50 Beowulf (pistol)

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https://www.firearmsnews.com/editorial/ ... 265#replay

Definitely an interesting cartridge - and moreso in a 'handgun' format.

Of course any AR pistol makes the Desert Eagle look like a pocket pistol...!
by AJMD429
Fri Jul 05, 2024 6:15 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: We will be saying “President Kennedy” in six months…
Replies: 6
Views: 311

Re: We will be saying “President Kennedy” in six months…

. ...between the rigged elections and the behind-the-scenes 'deep state' it probably doesn't matter who is on the Dumbascrap banner - they will do the same stuff - just look at how deep Obummer's fingers are in to things even across the Atlantic - https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/how-obama-me...
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 04, 2024 6:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Am I weird?
Replies: 26
Views: 1226

Re: Am I weird?

. In the world of physics, and external ballistics, there are only three things that really matter when it comes to creating a cartridge...bullet mass, velocity, and shape (ballistic coefficient). For any given diameter, the available shapes (from stubby wadcutter to pointy boattail) determine the r...
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 04, 2024 3:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Good book to read….
Replies: 0
Views: 111

Good book to read….

. I read part of “ Secret The KGB In Russia Today ” by J. Michael Waller, about 20 years ago, but it was a loaner copy and I was too busy to finish it. His newer book is a parallel one but on the CIA; “Big Intel”. https://www.amazon.com/Big-Intel-Heroes-State-Villains/dp/1684513537 Puts lots of thin...
by AJMD429
Thu Jul 04, 2024 1:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: We will be saying “President Kennedy” in six months…
Replies: 6
Views: 311

We will be saying “President Kennedy” in six months…

. I’ve thought this would happen ever since RFK got pushed out of the Democrat Party… RFK finally admits he will accept Democrat nomination. https://youtu.be/Ke08e2Bfz00 You know all the low-information voters who call themselves ‘moderates’ will vote for RFK, just because he isn’t Trump. All the TD...
by AJMD429
Wed Jul 03, 2024 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Eye Candy...
Replies: 5
Views: 499

Eye Candy...

. Screenshot_20240703-153828-679.png https://www.bighornarmory.com/product/model-89b22-44-475-linebaugh-orphan-order/# Yeah I know.... the price ....but it sure is a beauty, and the much less fancy one I have is built like a tank and packs a punch. Pair it up with a Revolver in 475 Linebaugh or a 48...