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by piller
Fri May 27, 2022 10:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Forty Minutes before officers went into the building...???
Replies: 9
Views: 134

Re: Forty Minutes before officers went into the building...???

Lots of questions. Few answers. The murderer’s home life was a terrible situation. Absentee Father. Drug using Mother with a string of drug using boyfriends. Grandfather who had a felony conviction in his past-but currently seems to be a good citizen. Grandmother who seemed to be a solid citizen. Sh...
by piller
Thu May 26, 2022 8:25 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Forty Minutes before officers went into the building...???
Replies: 9
Views: 134

Re: Forty Minutes before officers went into the building...???

Not being LEO, I do not know. I guess the murderer gets to go onto school grounds free school zone law protected him.
by piller
Thu May 26, 2022 8:15 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: CCW Hero
Replies: 3
Views: 57

Re: CCW Hero

Good for her. If anyone tries to put her name out there to have his friends come after her, they need to be shot, too. Hope she can come to terms with saving lives by taking the live of the attacker. Not everyone can.
by piller
Wed May 25, 2022 9:32 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Expect more of these mass-casualty incidents, because...
Replies: 17
Views: 268

Re: Expect more of these mass-casualty incidents, because...

The death toll has gone up. The murderer was indeed killed by responding Law Enforcement.
Like many small towns, that school had no locked doors.
by piller
Wed May 25, 2022 9:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun Storage in Todays USA
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Re: Gun Storage in Todays USA

Mine all self identified as Objects' d'Art. Trans sonic Objects' d'Art. Being trans, they are protected.
by piller
Wed May 25, 2022 9:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lyman Cast Bullet Manual, 4th Ed. [2010]
Replies: 11
Views: 197

Re: Lyman Cast Bullet Manual, 4th Ed. [2010]

270 grains of lead at ~800 fps is not magnum anything level. BUT--- it probably is plenty for stopping most 2 legged threats. I am not going to volunteer to be the one shot by those loads Lyman lists.
by piller
Wed May 25, 2022 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two weeks in the hospital
Replies: 19
Views: 367

Re: Two weeks in the hospital

Griff, there are a few things we need to have civil servants for. Police, firefighters, sanitation, and a few other positions are pretty important. Polite negotiations should fix those needs. I will stop before I drift the thread into politics.
by piller
Wed May 25, 2022 9:08 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ivermectin Musings....
Replies: 254
Views: 32002

Re: Ivermectin Musings....

I am on long term anticoagulant therapy now. I am finally free of the T. I. A. attacks caused by the CoVid vaccine. At least 50 in the last year. I've heard of clotting soon after vaccination (although it's worse with covid itself), but not of clotting over the course of a year. What mechanism is p...
by piller
Mon May 23, 2022 10:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scoping a Levergun and I am back.
Replies: 8
Views: 229

Re: Scoping a Levergun and I am back.

Glad you are back. I like Vortex brand scopes, too. Reasonably priced, clear, and reliable. Most of my long guns wear a scope. Eyesight can easily get worse as we age.
by piller
Mon May 23, 2022 5:03 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: WEF Attendees listed
Replies: 2
Views: 85

Re: WEF Attendees listed

Seems as if there are some threats to our safety there.
by piller
Mon May 23, 2022 4:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This dang Ruger cylinder is made of tough steel!
Replies: 33
Views: 756

Re: This dang Ruger cylinder is made of tough steel!

Now you got me to thinking about a couple of guns.
by piller
Sun May 22, 2022 4:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Old bumper sticker
Replies: 2
Views: 68

Re: Old bumper sticker

Sounds like Austin, TX. The Library at U. T in Austin recently found that both their books had been marked in by a crayon. That left only 10 suspects. They were the only students smart enough to be able to use a crayon. The other 30,000 just tried to eat the crayon.
by piller
Sun May 22, 2022 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two weeks in the hospital
Replies: 19
Views: 367

Re: Two weeks in the hospital

Prayers up for complete healing for your wife.
by piller
Sun May 22, 2022 4:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two weeks in the hospital
Replies: 19
Views: 367

Re: Two weeks in the hospital

I spent a week in the stroke ward of U. T. Southwestern in Dallas in March. They kept trying to prove that my TIAs and finally the big stroke were caused by a non-existent A-Fib, but the Cardiologist finally exhausted all possible causes except for blood clots caused by the Covid vaccine being the c...
by piller
Sun May 22, 2022 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Range Time with the 1911
Replies: 30
Views: 523

Re: Range Time with the 1911

Maybe the RIA tenon was made larger as time went on. I measured the one I removed at . 055. The sight I installed was by Novak, and it required a lot of file work. I have never seen a Novak need more than minor fitting. My RIA is first year sold in the US.
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 11:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: baldwin's testimony should be tossed
Replies: 4
Views: 117

Re: baldwin's testimony should be tossed

Sarge wrote:
Fri May 20, 2022 7:51 pm
...and nothing of value would be lost.
Absolutely true.
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 11:14 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Freaking unbelieveable
Replies: 4
Views: 103

Re: Freaking unbelieveable

Big cities are crooked. Change my mind, I challenge you.
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 11:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Enlightened Europe...
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Re: Enlightened Europe...

Some cannot stand having their views challenged. Life challenges most views, and some views get changed. If being challenged in an intelligent way causes you to act like an Enfant Terrible (sorry that I didn't spell it in French), perhaps you need to grow up. KEEP IT UP DOC!
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 'Revolver Seal'.....
Replies: 7
Views: 264

Re: 'Revolver Seal'.....

Not sure what it would be good for.
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Range Time with the 1911
Replies: 30
Views: 523

Re: Range Time with the 1911

Good, usable sights can be installed on the basic GI or Commander slide. https://www.thesixgunjournal.net/staking-a-1911-front-sight/ https://www.thesixgunjournal.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/FlushFit.jpg Unfortunately, the RIA are not quite the same as 99% of what is available. The stake holes a...
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 4:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...
Replies: 24
Views: 236

Re: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...

Yes, it seems enraged conservatives show up at school board meetings, town hall meetings, and wherever else they can. They have their facts, and they take notes. Politicians get voted out when that happens. Physical violence is done by the leftists.
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 8:22 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...
Replies: 24
Views: 236

Re: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...

When ordinary citizens become enraged, the politicians better run. Right now I am hearing a lot of anger everywhere.
by piller
Sat May 21, 2022 8:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Range Time with the 1911
Replies: 30
Views: 523

Re: Range Time with the 1911

The 1911 has always looked good in blue steel, whether parkerized or polished. Just my limited experience, but the design is inherently accurate. Kick is not nearly as bad as the old timers who were bad with a pistol used to tell me it was when I was a kid. The Rock Island ones are not easy to put n...
by piller
Thu May 19, 2022 1:52 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: ny subway shooter
Replies: 16
Views: 636

Re: ny subway shooter

Just read what liberals write in response to any conservative person of other than Anglo Saxon heritage writes or says. Racism to the tenth power.
by piller
Wed May 18, 2022 8:56 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: LOL the latest SCOTUS nominee's "qualifications"
Replies: 2
Views: 82

Re: LOL the latest SCOTUS nominee's "qualifications"

She has been easy on pedophiles.
by piller
Wed May 18, 2022 8:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "it's for the children..."
Replies: 5
Views: 140

Re: "it's for the children..."

If I could have got a job with an independent, I wouldn't have taken the vaccine.
by piller
Wed May 18, 2022 5:49 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "it's for the children..."
Replies: 5
Views: 140

Re: "it's for the children..."

I an not taking a second dose. I had to get a first dose to get a job, but the multiple T. I. A. s have made me have a lot of problems. Anyone who tries to force me to get another Covod vaccine will be on the receiving end of a lawsuit in about 2 minutes.
by piller
Wed May 18, 2022 5:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: An even MORE clueless press secretary...
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: An even MORE clueless press secretary...

Sounds to me as if she is even less intelligent than Little Red Lying Hood.
by piller
Wed May 18, 2022 9:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Buck
Replies: 10
Views: 367

Re: Big Buck

Looks as if he will be a trophy soon.
by piller
Tue May 17, 2022 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lunar Eclipse
Replies: 6
Views: 186

Re: Lunar Eclipse

Some people want to see signs so that they can feel better about themselves.
by piller
Tue May 17, 2022 10:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Tucker Carlson and the other MAGA fascists...
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Re: Tucker Carlson and the other MAGA fascists...

I am not wanting it to happen, but an un-civil is looming on the horizon.
by piller
Tue May 17, 2022 1:46 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ivermectin Musings....
Replies: 254
Views: 32002

Re: Ivermectin Musings....

I am on long term anticoagulant therapy now. I am finally free of the T. I. A. attacks caused by the CoVid vaccine. At least 50 in the last year.
by piller
Sun May 15, 2022 1:46 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Predictably, another 'mass shooting' (make that TWO) have happened...
Replies: 7
Views: 183

Re: Predictably, another 'mass shooting' has happened...

Maybe the alcoholics with cicarettes and bombs at the BATFE did?
by piller
Sat May 14, 2022 1:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: American Bulldog Winner (update)
Replies: 35
Views: 1302

Re: American Bulldog Winner (update)

Nice group.
by piller
Sat May 14, 2022 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Randy Weaver has passed
Replies: 9
Views: 395

Re: Randy Weaver has passed

Not sure. I sure hope Lonnie Long Gun sees the error of his ways. If not, he could find out what being absolutely without hope is like. Not my call, but that is what the Word says.
by piller
Fri May 13, 2022 11:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Randy Weaver has passed
Replies: 9
Views: 395

Re: Randy Weaver has passed

May he rest in peace.
by piller
Fri May 13, 2022 11:27 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...
Replies: 24
Views: 236

Re: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...

It seems that some folks are afraid that the twitter stranglehold has been broken. One step at a time.
by piller
Fri May 13, 2022 11:17 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...
Replies: 24
Views: 236

Re: Why just voting for 'the lesser evil' is so frustrating...

We end up now with the more evil of the two lesser humans. If we could break big media's stranglehold on information, then real elections might occur.
by piller
Thu May 12, 2022 9:10 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: How do people get to this point?
Replies: 13
Views: 288

Re: How do people get to this point?

Quite a few Churches here in Texas have armed members. Concealed carry by members happens more than anyone can see.
by piller
Thu May 12, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 380/200 Brit in 38spl?
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: 380/200 Brit in 38spl?

Malamute, you make them sound a bit on the underpowered and not very effective side of things. Honesty can be hard on manufacturers hopes.
Might be OK for practice if they are cheap to load.
by piller
Thu May 12, 2022 2:35 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Anyone in the Dallas area looking for a Savage 110 in 6.5 Creedmoore?
Replies: 0
Views: 133

Anyone in the Dallas area looking for a Savage 110 in 6.5 Creedmoore?

I bumped into someone wanting to sell one. Composite stock. Very low round count through it. He is asking $500 for it.
by piller
Wed May 11, 2022 1:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: How do people get to this point?
Replies: 13
Views: 288

Re: How do people get to this point?

I don't watch CNN, for the same reason I don't watch my dogs when they are emptying their bowels.
by piller
Wed May 11, 2022 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "The Difference Between Humans and Animals"
Replies: 6
Views: 363

Re: "The Difference Between Humans and Animals"

Dividin' Biden is the worst President we have had. Prove me wrong. I dare you!
by piller
Wed May 11, 2022 12:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Negative economic news is time for haunt Biden
Replies: 9
Views: 221

Re: Negative economic news is time for haunt Biden

The US Government was using public money to fund "free" Covid tests. That has finished, and people are shocked that they are now expected to pay for theit test. Same with the vaccination. The public funding was artificially inflating the Pharmacy profits. Now the major chains are cutting corners to ...
by piller
Wed May 11, 2022 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: rem 125 SJHP 38+p groups
Replies: 6
Views: 217

Re: rem 125 SJHP 38+p groups

Sounds like it would be worth a try.
by piller
Mon May 09, 2022 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Levergun kills?
Replies: 46
Views: 1899

Re: Levergun kills?

Jason, I have heard that, too. :lol: :lol:
by piller
Sun May 08, 2022 10:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32 Special Brass
Replies: 2
Views: 211

Re: 32 Special Brass

I might have to get some more. .32 Special is easy enough to fireform when . 30-30 brass is plentiful, but the headstamp could lead to trouble. Yes, some of my . 32 Special rounds are headstamped 30-30. I have to be very cautious to keep them separated. A black felt top marker and a citcle around th...
by piller
Sun May 08, 2022 10:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm an idiot
Replies: 41
Views: 977

Re: I'm an idiot

Sounds like a good idea.