Monthly Archives: February 2004

ewwwww

from cnn’s story on “The Passion”: “Already, merchandise associated with the film is on shelves and moving swiftly. A companion book to the film was at No. 11 on Amazon.com’s list as of Tuesday afternoon, and movie tie-ins range from replica crucifixion nails to Sunday morning sermons.” Am I the only one who finds replica [Continue]

Unimaginable Acceleration

a.. One Top Fuel dragster’s 500-cubic-inch Hemi engine makes more horsepower than the first four rows of the Daytona 500. b.. A stock Dodge Hemi V-8 engine cannot produce enough power to drive the dragster’s supercharger. c.. With 3000 CFM of air being rammed in by the supercharger on overdrive, the fuel mixture is compressed [Continue]

Machine Gun Drawing

I didn’t win the M16 they raffled last year, but I’ll be trying to win the Sterling that the Idaho Automatic Weapons Collectors are raffling off this year. $20 a ticket. Not too bad, and you may end up with a gun worth @$5000. Only 500 tickets will be sold, so the odds are decent.

Ridge Runner Club 3-gun match

Went to the Ridge Runner Club’s 3-gun match in Breckenridge Saturday. It was cool. Not TacPro cool, but still fun. There were 8 of us. Me, Mike Harris, and 6 of his friends, all who were pretty good, and most are ROs at TacPro matches like Mike is. $20, but if it’s your first time [Continue]

Friday morning Glenda and I, and about 50 other people camped out in the cold over at the Virgin Mega store on Mockingbird. At about 10:30 we got armbands for the Sting autograph session the next day. Saturday morning I went shooting. Saturday afternoon we went to Hibachi 97 over in Arlington. Damn good hibachi! [Continue]

Went shooting Saturday with Rick, Todd, and their friend Micah. We had fun, but the wind was crazy. It felt like a guy was pushing me around all morning. We need to do it more often. Without the wind.