Monthly Archives: October 2008

old woman? no self defense for you!

Gun purchase glitch raises questions” “Delaware State Police stopped Alvina Vansickle from purchasing a .22-caliber pistol for self-defense because she was too old and a woman, said Superintendent Col. Thomas MacLeish. Advertisement The outrage that followed led to the revelation that Delaware State Police had been keeping lists of gun buyers for years; state law [Continue]

yes we are related – we’re Americans!

(more pictures from that rally are here) We’re all Americans. I am tired of all the hyphens. I’m a Texan, but I’m not a Texan-American. I’m an American. That’s it. Not a British-German-French-Scot-Irish-Egyptian(oddly enough on the same side as the Irish)-Probably a little bit of everything else-American. The latest is that I’d be a European [Continue]

saracuda is a braniac

Sarah Palin’s a Brainiac: “The former editor in chief of Ms. magazine (and a Democrat) on what she learned on a campaign plane with the would-be VP. It’s difficult not to froth when one reads, as I did again and again this week, doubts about Sarah Palin’s “intelligence,” coming especially from women such as PBS’s [Continue]

joke of the day

Q: Why will Ho Chi Minh vote for Barack Obama? A: Because Ho Chi Minh is dead. Q. Why won’t Obama laugh at himself? A. Because it would be racist. roflmao

combatting hatemongers?

Halloween Palin Prop Sparks Controversy In WeHo ““It should be seen as art…I know if we had done it with Barack Obama, people would’ve probably thrown things through our windows,” Morrisette said. “The image of a hanged black man is a lot more intense than the image of a hanged white woman — for our [Continue]

scrounging tip

If you find a metal filing cabinet on the side of the road and decide to take it home with you, give it a good smell first. Open the drawers and smell in there, too. This may be a deciding factor in wither or not you want to take this otherwise nice looking file cabinet [Continue]

are you kidding me?

The Obama campaign whined about WFTV being “unprofessional” when it dared to dish out some tough questions to Vice President hopeful, Joe Biden. An Obama spokesperson issued this statement about the interview: “There’s nothing wrong with tough questions, but reporters have the very important job of sharing the truth with the public — not misleading [Continue]

qotd

“Of all tyrannies, a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under the robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own [Continue]

with terror and slaughter return

According to Alexander Fraser Tytler, we’re due to no longer be a democracy: “A democracy is always temporary in nature; it simply cannot exist as a permanent form of government. A democracy will continue to exist up until the time that voters discover that they can vote themselves generous gifts from the public treasury. From [Continue]

more on redistribution of wealth

Will MSM Continue Ignoring Shocking Obama ‘Redistribution of Wealth’ Audio?. Here is the transcript of what Obama said: “ OBAMA: You know, if you look at the victories and failures of the civil rights movement and its litigation strategy in the courts, I think where it succeeded was to get formal rights in previously dispossessed [Continue]

free gun

Trijiconstore.com (which sells Trijicon optics, but is not the same people that make the optics) is giving away a GSG-5, a .22LR caliber HK MP5 clone, made in Germany. Go here to enter “The new GSG-5 .22 caliber semi-auto rifle from American Tactical Imports is an exact replica of H&K MP5 sub-machinegun aside from the [Continue]

ak pics

Tons of neat pictures of AK47s, mainly from Iraq. I think it’s interesting that they use so many different varieties of AKs over there. Romanian, Hungarian, East German, Chinese, Yugoslavian, Bulgarian, probably others as well. And tons of folding stock varieties. I also like how the Afghans, and some of the Iraqis, decorate their rifles [Continue]

640 by 480

This is why our flagship program is designed in 640×480 resolution, and not something less bulky and crappy: (Click for a larger version) See, we designed it so that if the stimulation supervisor is up out of his chair getting coffee at the pot in the front of the van, he can still see what [Continue]

trial by fire

Trial by Fire: A Carrier Fights for Life (1973) I had no idea that John McCain was there and that he was almost killed. Huh. We couldn’t get Kerry to shut up about his “wounds” and his time in Vietnam, and we can’t seem to get McCain to talk about this, at least I haven’t [Continue]