Monthly Archives: November 2006

speaking of the undead…

Zombies sue Minneapolis “MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A group of zombies have risen up to claim the city of Minneapolis and Hennepin County violated their free rights and discriminated against them. The six adults and one juvenile who were arrested while impersonating the undead in July filed their lawsuit Thursday. The ragged group were arrested for [Continue]

bleh

been pretty sick the past week. It’s that time of year again. Coughing up nasty ass greenish grayish yellowish gunk. mmmmmm…gunk. Getting better, but still not 100%. Also Trevor is sick. Still. The vet said he has two seperate infections, one which he’d never even heard of before (they did a culture to find out [Continue]

qotd

“People who object to weapons aren’t abolishing violence, they’re begging for rule by brute force, where the biggest, strongest animals among men were always automatically ‘right.’ Guns ended that, and social democracy is a hollow farce without an armed populace to make it work.” – L. Neil Smith, The Probability Broach

.22 pistols

Picked up three .22 pistols this week. A Ruger Mk II bull barrel (5.5 inch barrel), a Colt New Frontier SAA revolver (4.5? inch barrel), and a H&R Model 676 SAA-looking but SA/DA revolver (6 inch barrel). The Colt has a .22 Magnum cylinder as well. Have not shot them yet. Think I need to [Continue]

sgt. york

Officer Says He Found Site of York’s Heroics In 1918 By Craig S. Smith “PARIS, Oct. 23 ˜ An American military officer based in Germany says that he has located with some certainty the spot on which the World War I hero Sgt. Alvin C. York carried out his famous exploit in the Argonne forest [Continue]

what’s missing from your safe?

Gun owners need to act, NOW. “TODAY: Open your gun safe and accessory locker and lay out all the semi-auto weapons. Next to each one, lay out all their ammunition magazines. If those weapons may be fed by high capacity magazines, assess your stock of such magazines, and list any deficiencies in that supply. With [Continue]

arrrrgh!

“[Tuesday was] a very good night for all of us who want to do something to reduce gun violence in America.“—statement from the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence Crap! The gun-control party is back in charge. Time to buy a few more fun toys, ’cause I forsee them doing what they can to get [Continue]

cowboys

Go ahead, call us cowboys by ANDREW KLEINFELD AND JUDITH KLEINFELD “Americans have many symbols of the Western frontier–mountain man, pioneer woman, homesteader, prospector–but our main symbol of the frontier is the cowboy. Hardly anyone needs stirrup-friendly, pointy-toed boots for his daily chores anymore, but plenty of people buy them. The cowboy best encapsulates the [Continue]

saddam goes to the gallows

So Saddam was found guilty and will be heading to the gallows. Good! Hopefully it will be televised and the hangman will do a piss-poor job and he’ll strangle to death rather than have a clean break. Why? Well, televised, because I think it is important that the people of Iraq and the rest of [Continue]

box rivets

Mr. McGroovy’s Box Rivets “Simple, yet ingenious. Mr. McGroovy’s Box Rivets™ are inexpensive plastic fasteners that expand your creative potential when building with cardboard. Top 5 Reasons Rivets are Better than Duct Tape Easier to Use – big projects go together in a snap Stronger – projects stay together and last longer Faster – more [Continue]