Hatchimals Colleggtibles - Advent Calendar $11 (Was $25)

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy here. Hatchimals Colleggtibles - Advent Calendar with Exclusive Characters & Paper Craft Accessories is a cute idea and also a nice deal. Pick one up for just $11.69(Was... [Author: Lana]
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Automotif CXLXI...

Mercedes-Benz SLK300 on a winter afternoon in SoBro... . [Author: Tam]
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Style Me Up! Disney - Famous VS Infamous $16.85 (Was $29)

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy here. This is a cute idea for a little artist and a Disney fan! This Style Me Up! Disney - Famous VS Infamous is just $16.85(was $29.) Contains... [Author: Lana]
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Cutting Remark...

Other than the original dovetail, there are four rear sight cuts you can do to your 1911-pattern pistol: Novak, Heinie, Bomar, and Wrong. — Tamara K. (@TamSlick) November 30, 2018 ...and once you go Bomar, you'll never go back. Because you can't. At least, not without welding up and re-cutting stuff. [Author: Tam]
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Home Invaders Are Always Armed

News from Oklahoma: A Tulsa man shot and killed a man breaking into his house near 51st and South Lewis Tuesday morning. The same homeowner shot another burglar five years ago. Police said the intruder’s name is Donald Stovall. The homeowner is Charles Sweeney and he said he did what he felt he had to do to protect himself. Charles Sweeney said noises coming from his bathroom woke him up. The first thought that ran through his head was someone was breaking into his house. “I...
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Pistol Storage Device, Hold more Ammo on your Rifle/PCC – Review

Pistol Storage Device U.S.A.  –-(Ammoland.com)- The eruption of pistol-caliber carbines, their pistol variants, and AR pistols has greatly enhanced and expanded options we have for self-defense.  Pistol-caliber guns get the barrels they need for maximum energy and rifle-caliber guns are compact enough to pack away.  Law enforcement enjoys the ability to pack more punch with them on motorcycle patrols and more discretely while working undercover.  The drawback of course to low-profile concealme...
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Media Rock Stars

Art by A.F. Branco Media Rock Stars USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Media Rock Stars.Central American refugees carrying Honduran flags, storming the border throwing rocks, and using children to shield themselves and they want us to give them… sanctuary?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.members...
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Ultradyne Mercury Muzzle Brake & C4 Dynamount Sight Combo – Review

Ultradyne Mercury/C4 Dynamount Sight Combo U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-I was contacted by Ultradyne to see if I would be interested in testing out a couple of their products. They make some very high-end AR-15 parts, and I needed an excuse to build another AR-15, so I said: “why not?”Ultradyne sent me their Mercury/C4 Dynamount Sight Combo. This combo consists of their Mercury muzzle brake (Ultradyne names all their muzzle brakes after Roman gods), C4 Dynamount Front Sight, and C4 Rear Sight. I co...
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St Kilda - The Silent Islands ~ Alex Boyd

I still have this ridiculous idea that I want to go to St Kilda. Even though I know it's unlikely and not all 'otters and primroses' as Kathleen Jamie would say, or quaint little cottages gathered around Village Bay and the voices of the departed residents echoing on the wind. Nice coloured aerial shots of the island on a sunny calm day... You know me, I'm a sucker for all this, village children, women knitting on clifftops... The chaps gathering barefoot... I even bought the wool... ...
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Pending Trump Bump Stock Ban Won’t Satisfy Enemies but Will Alienate Allies

Fine words. What does he think his impending regulatory ban with life-destroying punishments for noncompliance is if not an infringement? (Donlad J. Trump – Facebook photos) USA – -(Ammoland.com)- “Exclusive: Trump administration to announce final bump stock ban,” CNN boasted Wednesday. What was so exclusive about that, aside from sourcing the information to nameless “US officials familiar with the matter” is unclear – everyone watching developments has anticipated this happening soon due to t...
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Cyber week book deals on book series

In case it has escaped anyone’s attention, several book series are significantly discounted this week in Kindle Store (not sure when deals expire—tomorrow?): Foundation (Asimov) all 7 books
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Westchester, NY Police Department Adopt Integrally Suppressed B&T APC9-SD

B&T USA has been awarded a contract to supply the Westchester, NY Police Department with integrally suppressed semi automatic carbines. And yes, Westchester’s new APC9-SD carbines take Glock mags. The APC9-SD is a 9x19mm semi automatic carbine with a 146 mm integraly suppressed barrel. It has a folding stock and an extended railed forend. It normally […] Read More … The post Westchester, NY Police Department Adopt Integrally Suppressed B&T APC9-SD appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Ordered Forma from Indigo, received Clara HD, experiences with support?

Hi all! Long time listener, first time caller :). I am an eReader junkie and probably average 4hrs a day with my eReader (don't sleep much :/). I currently have an Auro One, still have my H2O as backup, and have several others over the years (all of the Nook generations, several Sony PRSes). I have never had a Kindle though... is that weird? Anyway, posts in this forum over the years have been incredibly helpful, so thanks for being here! So... I ordered my One and H2O from Kobo direct...
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Tokyo Comic Con 2018 - Studio Series DOTM Megatron Close Up Photos

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Tattooed Lady in Mauve

I think this is mauve? Or plum but not so blue? I struggle with color names. 2 faces, 2 swans. I found the perfect button.
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[Indo Defense 2018] Vietnamese Small Arms Part Two: Grenade Launcher’s, Galil ACE’s, and OSV-96’s

In our previous coverage of modern Vietnamese small arms development on display at Indo Defense 2018 we spent some time looking at locally produced M79’s, Lee Enfield No.4’s, a rotary grenade launcher, and even a 9x19mm Bizon! In this post we’ll be looking at some of the other developments that we weren’t able to fit […] Read More … The post [Indo Defense 2018] Vietnamese Small Arms Part Two: Grenade Launcher’s, Galil ACE’s, and OSV-96’s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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POTD: G28 Designated Marksman Rifle with Schmidt & Bender

Today’s Photo of the Day brings us to an almost exclusive Made In Germany experience, with the G28 DMR rifle (Designated Marksman Rifle) in use by the German Army. The rifle is a Heckler & Koch 417 with a Schmidt & Bender 3-20×50 DMR scope with calibrated single turn turret and DMR reticle. If you […] Read More … The post POTD: G28 Designated Marksman Rifle with Schmidt & Bender appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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LAST CALL: American Suppressor Association Raffle!

Our friends at the American Suppressor Association are entering the last hours of their $15K raffle and membership drive. Join the ASA to support the legal and responsible use of silencers as well as helping to spread the joys of quieter shooting among American gun owners. Active members are automatically entered in tomorrow’s raffle, but […] Read More … The post LAST CALL: American Suppressor Association Raffle! appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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FREE Printable Advent Calendar with loads of fun activities!

At our house, we love to celebrate with an  Advent Calendar.  This countdown calendar for Christmas focuses on bringing the family together and spending time with each other.  I am hoping this printable advent calendar helps you enjoy each other and slow down this holiday season and spend time together.  Print it out and assemble and be ready for a month of fun and togetherness with your family. This printable Advent Calendar counts down to Christmas with a fun activity each day. What a gr...
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Iconic Flos IC Light Gets a Cool New Finish

The Flos IC Light by Michael Anastassiades remains as compelling today as it was four years ago when it first debuted—especially given the addition of a new slick black finish. A collection of floor, table, wall, and suspension lamps featuring a spherical diffuser perched precariously (so it would seem) on a cylindrical shaft, IC is an arresting piece that appears to defy gravity. The name derives from “Identity Codes,” an assignation used by the British police to signify different ethnic grou...
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Creativity and Innovation Working Together, slow and steady

While I research discussions and actions surrounding creativity, a word that always seems to pop up along with, is creativity and innovation. So I’ve been digging into what innovation is and what it means for me as a creative and artistic person. Creativity and Innovation Innovation is the introduction of something new. I really like this explanation from the Merriam-Webster dictionary. It describes innovation, but as separate from invention, which are both intertwined within creativity… —- Th...
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What to do about Mass Shootings

Mass Public Shooting Rate U.S.A.–-(Ammoland.com)- Deranged Americans with guns are killing people in groups. I realize that many readers of all stances on the subject of guns will regard this as a shocking admission in a gun magazine, but the facts matter.Note that I have not yet made any claim about the rate of mass shootings or about what we ought to do to prevent them. What I’m doing here is negating the claim of gun control advocates that those of us who care about gun rights ignore homici...
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leaving cowl

Three different colored cowls! No, not really. I only made one, but clearly photographed it in three different lights. Candlelight at craft knit, fireside early morning light, and full on middle of the day winter light. I think the color... [Author: SouleMama]
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Making up law out of whole cloth

Trump Administration Set to Announce Pointless, Legally Dubious Bump Stock Ban WizardPC: I was promised National Reciprocity and the Hearing Protection Act. I got a bumpstock ban.
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When seconds count

The police are minutes away. Or two hours.
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Alienating your customers hurts business? Who knew?

Apparently, Dick’s didn’t: Sales at Dick’s Sporting Goods dropped in the past three months amid backlash against tighter gun-sale restrictions following a mass killing early this year at a Florida high school. Revenue dipped 4.5 percent to $1.86 billion amid challenges in the company’s hunting business during the quarter through Nov. 3. Sales at stores open at least 12 months a key metric for the retail industry fell 6.1 percent compared to the prior year.
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Maybe Don’t Buy Ikea’s $10 Smart Plug

A few months ago, we heard rumors of Ikea launching their own smart plug under their existing Tradfri smarthome product line. It’s now available in Ikea stores and online, but you probably shouldn’t buy it for a number of reasons. Sight unseen, $10 for a smart plug sounds like an amazing deal. After all, the next cheapest smart plugs worth buying are usually only $16-$18, and that’s during a really great sale. However, there are a lot of caveats with this Ikea Tradfri smart plug, unfortunately....
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