Mystery and Crime Ottolengiu, Rodrigues: The Crime of the Century (1896); v1

Rodrigues Ottolengui (1861-1937) was a New York dentist who pioneered the use of dental X-rays, and in a burst of creative energy wrote four crime novels and numerous short stories in the period 1892-1901. 1 An Artist in Crime 1892 2 A Conflict of Evidence 1893 3 A Modern Wizard 1894 4 The Crime of the Century 1896 Final Proof (short stories) 1898 Detective Jack Barnes was his leading character. The fourth and last novel, with Barnes and his old sparring partner Mitchel from the first no...
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DoubleStar ARP7 5.56 AR Pistol & Big Timber Brake Review – VIDEO

YouTube personality, Graham Baates, gives us a video review of the DoubleStar ARP7 5.56 AR Pistol. USA – -(Ammoland.com)- AR Pistols are nothing new.  They generally create a lot of lot of noise and a giant fireball while spewing only marginally-stabilized bullets.  AR Pistols are loads of fun when fun is the goal but I hadn't been impressed much with one until I handled the DoubleStar ARP7 at a writer event.  I was fortunate to get one in for testing and review, so let's take a look at what ma...
Tags: Guns, Youtube, Afghanistan, Nato, Army, Graham, Nra, Ammoland TV, Firearm News, AR Pistol, Doublestar, Graham Baates, Iraq Post Army, Graham Baates Graham Baates, AR Pistol USA Ammoland, Kyndra Burdette

Strike Industries 3D Zombie Target

Strike Industries has released another new product. Nope, this time it is not a gun part or accessory but a target depicting a zombie. If you know this company then you also know that there must be something interesting and innovative in their products. And that’s the case with these targets, too. The 3D Zombie Target is […] Read More … The post Strike Industries 3D Zombie Target appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Training, Daily News, Strike Industries, Other Gear & Gadgets, 3D glasses, 3D Zombie Target

‘R’ Rating for Film a Way to Keep Information on Guns to Young People One-Sided

The only young “survivors” gun-grabbers want those under 18 to know about are the defenseless kind. (The Reliant / Facebook photos) USA – -(Ammoland.com)- “It takes a lot to shock today's jaded movie audiences, especially those attending a Hollywood preview. Yet, Mel Gibson's new movie about America's Revolutionary War, “The Patriot,” drew loud gasps at a recent screening,” economist, author and Crime Prevention Research Center founder John Lott observed in The Washington Times back in 2000:“T...
Tags: Facebook, Hollywood, Guns, Obama, California, Washington, America, Barack Obama, Dnc, Mpaa, John Wayne, John Kerry, Mel Gibson, Chris Dodd, Motion Picture Association of America, Gibson

Born To Be Wild

Art by A.F. Branco Thanksgiving Identity USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Born To Be Wild.Some will self-identify as something other than who they are this Thanksgiving, but many will be thankful for what they have, who they are and this great nation.Did you enjoy this cartoon?Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership...
Tags: Thanksgiving, Guns, Washington Post, America, Fox News, Nra, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, USA Ammoland, Branco, Preservation Of Firearms Ownership JPFO, James Woods Sarah Palin Larry Elder Lars Larson

(2018) Current Non-Touch Ebook Readers?

I have a Kindle Dx and an Iriver Story Hd. But if anything happens, it'll be hard to replace them. I have coordination issues where it's hard to avoid accidental tapping and accidental gestures. I also have flash and visual motion sensitivity issues where I *need* to avoid zooming animation and certain other animation. So what current e-readers either avoid reliance on a touchscreen, or allow users to disable specific gestures, reduce sensitivity, or otherwise avoid accidental tapping/gestures/e...
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Trying to download for offline use is it possible?

Okay I have several free amazon ebooks that I have purchased and I want to be able to back them up on usb flash drive along with some barnes and noble books as well. But I can't figure out how to do this. I know I need calibre and some plugins but other then that I'm stumped after all I am new to all of this. Please help if you can.
Tags: Books, Reading and Management

EXCLUSIVE: Sig Sauer Statement Regarding CEO Ron Cohen

Following our story this morning regarding German media outlets reporting on charges filed against Sig Sauer USA executives, TFB was able to catch up with a company representative for an exclusive look into the news. Because of the ongoing legal case, the brief statement posted below is carefully worded. But some unofficial analysis points to […] Read More … The post EXCLUSIVE: Sig Sauer Statement Regarding CEO Ron Cohen appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Breaking News, TFB, Ron Cohen, SIG Sauer USA

Kansas Pheasant Hunt For Youth & Women At Waconda Lake December 8th, 2018

Kansas 2018 Youth and Women’s Pheasant Hunt CAWKER CITY, Kansas  – -(AmmoLand.com)- The 2018 Youth and Women’s Pheasant Hunt at Waconda Lake in Mitchell County is set for Saturday, December 8. The annual hunt is sponsored by the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), as well as local businesses and community members. Women and youth 11-16 are eligible and must apply by contacting the Glen Elder Area Office, 785-545-3345, by Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Up to 40 applicants will be s...
Tags: Guns, Kansas, Mitchell County, Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks and Tourism, Hunting News, Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, KDWPT, Pheasant Hunting, Waconda Lake, Hopewell Church, Glen Elder State Park, Waconda Lake Lunch, Glen Elder Area Office, Chris Lecuyer, Wildlife Law Enforcement Parks, Kansas Pheasant Hunt For Youth amp

Arizona “Eagle Cam” Set To Debut In December

Arizona “Eagle Cam” Set To Debut In December PHOENIX, AZ — -(AmmoLand.com)- Arizona wildlife watchers will be in for a special treat when the bald eagle nesting season begins. The Arizona Game and Fish Department and its conservation partners will launch a new “eagle cam” sometime in mid-December.A local news channel inadvertently gave Facebook viewers a sneak peak of the new eagle cam that won’t officially launch until the seasonal closures of bald eagle nesting areas begin in the next few w...
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Problem with Series and Plugboard using Kindle 5

Hello, currently I'm using Amazon Kindle 5 without ads, using stock firmware 4.1.3 (2692310002) and Calibre 3.34. I'm trying to grasp what I'm doing wrong with my series indexing. I have 4 books, with the same metadata for Author, and Series. I set up plugboard: But after uploading books to Kindle only 2 of books have series and index visible. I have the same problem with different books. I would love to hear any ideas how to fix this issue?
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Kalashnikov Evolution: Early AK Variants (Video Series by Kalashnikov Media)

Recently, on September 19, Russians celebrated a very unusual annual holiday – “The Gunsmith day”. As usual, I tried to use this opportunity to shoot some interesting weapons and get some footage. The project was named “Kalashnikov evolution”. It documents all main variations of the AK platform created in its cradle – the Izhmash factory in the city of Izhevsk, Russia. In the first part of […] Read More … The post Kalashnikov Evolution: Early AK Variants (Video Series by Kalashnikov Media) appe...
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Kalashnikov, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Izhevsk Russia, AK47, Ak 47, Who Really Designed The Ak-47

LYVELY Holiday Giveaway: $200 in gift cards to 3 winners

LYVELY Holiday Giveaway: $200 in gift cards It’s time to announce another giveaway. We couldn’t be more excited about this one. The brand LYVELY was created with a blend of passion, extensive experience, and a burning desire to impact the world....
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Weapon-Mounted Camera Webinar November 27th, 2018

Weapon-Mounted Camera Webinar November 27th, 2018: Viridian FACT Duty Weapon-Mounted Camera MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Viridian Weapon Technologies will host another webinar on emerging trends in law enforcement for video evidence on Tuesday, November 27 at 10:00 AM CST. Those interested can sign up, join the conversation and learn more about the FACT Duty Weapon-Mounted Camera (WMC) here. The expert staff at Viridian will discuss the innovative new video evidence technology that is...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Minneapolis Minnesota, Police training, WMC, Competitive Shooting News, Viridian, Viridian Weapon Technologies, Matthew Plowman, Kevin Skalicky

Humor for the Heartbroken

Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over, pinning you underneath. At night, the ice weasels come.  ~ Matt Groening Social psychologist Daniel Gilbert of Harvard University said, “In many ways, navigating the social world is more complicated than a voyage to the moon. But it’s a journey we have to take, because whether we like it or not, our happiness is in each other’s hands.” Our sadness is also in each other’s hands, and is most easily induced by those ...
Tags: Psychology, Books, California, Relationships, Self-help, Creativity, Harvard University, New Orleans, Annie, Mila Kunis, Grief And Loss, University Of Michigan, Dennis, Mental Health And Wellness, Marriage And Divorce, John Cusack

Walmart/Kobo – Meh?

I went to the second Walmart that put up a Kobo display. Although they finally (after about a month and a half) got electricity to the video display, there's still no Kobo Aura or tablet in the clamps. Just the book and gift cards and the video playing in the background. Going into Black Friday, Walmart has four of the five current Kobos on sale, but are missing the Forma (sold out). But they only show three of them on the Kobo page. If you go to their Kobo device link, you wouldn't know the Ko...
Tags: Amazon, Books, Walmart, Kobo Reader, Clara, Kobos, Walmart Kobo

Gambler's Odds

Harsh Truth: The "Lifetime Warranty" offered by manufacturers of low-budget guns is predicated on the vast majority of people buying $150-$400 guns not ever spending the $150-$400 on the ammunition it would take to wreck them. — Tamara K. (@TamSlick) November 23, 2018 [Author: Tam]
Tags: Guns, Tam, Boomsticks, Tamara K, Money Makes The World Go 'round

Integrally Suppressed Sten Suppressor Coming Soon From GSL Technology

When I visited GSL Technology they had a few projects they were working on. At the time I could not post about them since they were still works in progress or they were waiting on patent pending like the GSL Technology Boss emergency suppressor. One of their other projects has just got the green light […] Read More … The post Integrally Suppressed Sten Suppressor Coming Soon From GSL Technology appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Sten, GSL, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Integrally Suppressed, GSL Technology, Sten machine gun

Garden events in the San Fernando Valley area, Nov. 23-30

Toyon (Heteromeles Arbutifolia). (Photo by docentjoyce/Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic)   Here is a sampling of this week’s garden classes and upcoming garden events in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area.   NOVEMBER 28   Garden Holiday Ornaments and Art: Yvonne Savio gives a talk at a meeting of the Sherman Oaks Garden Club, 10 a.m.  Sepulveda Garden Center, 16633 Magnolia Blvd., Encino. Millie, 818-761-4075.   NOVEMBER 29   Armstrong Garden Centers class: C...
Tags: Gardening, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, South Africa, Local News, Steve, Southern California, Creative Commons Attribution, CSUN, San Fernando Valley, Lili, Descanso Gardens, Cal State Northridge, Pacific Palisades

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Nov. 23-30

  Performers move down Hollywood Boulevard during the 86th annual Hollywood Christmas Parade. This year’s parade is on Nov. 25. (File photo by David Crane/Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG)     There’s always something fascinating to do in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area. Here is a sampling of entertainments this week and also save-the-date events to put on your calendar.   EVENTS   CSUN Powwow: The Cal State University, Northridge American Indian Studies program and the...
Tags: Local News, Art, Books, Dance, Museum, Music, San Fernando Valley, Theater, Things to Do, Top Stories LADN

Color change on full screen scroll button

Good afternoon, I am having difficulty finding the scroll button in the positioning strip on the right side of the full-screen viewer. (I am fairly certain my nomenclature is incorrect but I hope someone can make some sense out of this description.) Is it possible to change the color of that button either by some change in the program or via a plugin? I am of some knowledge Calibre wise, but I am still trying to understand what is going on ePub and Calibre wise. I am working through some CSS an...
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The Black Friday Sale is On — Get 10%, 20%, or up to 25% off Training!

It’s time to save on 2019 classes. Hurry — sale ends 11/30! Get training coupons for yourself No need to nail down a specific class, just pre-buy a whole bunch of training! Save 10% on up to $1999. Save 20% on $2000-2999. SAVE 25% on $3000+! Call or email today! Good for all classes except […]
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Max 2 Pro monitor mode

Hello, I upgraded from Onyx Box Max 2 (2 GB RAM) to the Onyx Boox Max 2 Pro Limited Edition (4 GB RAM, 64GB storage) today. Comparing the Onyx Boox Max 2 with the Onyx Boox Max 2 Pro in the monitor mode with my MacBook Pro Retina late 2013, I noticed a significant improvement in speed. There is still some lag when using the mouse but I am happier with the improvement in the quality. The screen looks less grainy. :) If there is someone wondering if the extra RAM would make a difference, I can s...
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[Indo Defense 2018] Marathon Targets Introduces Indoor Moving Target Systems

Australian-based Marathon Targets has been quietly changing the scene in the past several years when it comes to making live fire ranges much more realistic and dynamic by using autonomous moving target systems. The systems are starting to see use all around the world, from the Marine Corps in the United States, Australian infantry marksmanship […] Read More … The post [Indo Defense 2018] Marathon Targets Introduces Indoor Moving Target Systems appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Australia, Training, United States, Marine Corps, Daily News, Realism, Marathon Targets, Indoors, Moving targets, Indo Defense, Indo Defense 2018

Cyber Monday Sales You Can’t Miss

  We’re full swing into the holiday season which can only mean one thing: It’s Sale Season! The deals are plentiful, to say the least. We’re featuring some of our favorites starting with Black Friday. We’ll also be featuring Cyber...
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Black Friday Sales You Can’t Miss

  We’re full swing into the holiday season which can only mean one thing: It’s Sale Season! The deals are plentiful, to say the least. We’re featuring some of our favorites starting with Black Friday. We’ll also be featuring Cyber...
Tags: Review, Miss, T-shirts

Color Erasing SD Card in NookColor

I want to remove an SD card from an old Nook Color, so my friend can then use the card in her Samsung Note 3 phone. Do I need to erase the card before removing it from the Nook? If so, how do I do that?
Tags: Books, Samsung, Nook Color & Nook Tablet

Kobo Aura now $50 at Walmart

Walmart dropped the price of the Kobo Aura to $50. https://www.walmart.com/ip/Kobo-Aura...bled/621781419
Tags: Books, Walmart, Kobo Aura

Owl upcycled wood candle holders

One of my favorite ways to decorate for the holidays is with light, and candles are an easy and inexpensive way to add holiday warmth to any home. I love creating unique holders to match the season and our decor, and this year I wanted to create something rustic and a little quirky for my mantle. I decided to upcycle some wood from my scrap pile, and chose some nice chunky 4×4 posts. They were the perfect start to a salvaged wood project, and just needed a little paint and imagination. The f...
Tags: Crafts, Wood, Upcycled, Owl, Jo, Ryobi, Make, Candle Holder

Hotel Transylvania 3 Advent Calendar

This post is sponsored by Hotel Transylvania 3. All opinions are my own and I am thrilled to share a great way to spend time with those your love!   HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3 is now out on Digital, DVD, and Blu-ray.  It makes the perfect gift for the holidays and promotes good family time! I love the optimistic message of this movie and kids will too! If you are looking for ways to strengthen your family and make special memories, countdown the days to Christmas with fun activities. It is easy with t...
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