OYOToys American Pride

OYOToys is getting into the political sphere with their American Pride minifigure line. (In this day and age, I only see this ending badly) They're currently offering up 12 different U.S. Presidents (retailing for $9.99 each): Lincoln, JFK, LBJ, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Clinton, George W. Bush, Obama, and Trump. There's also an American Pride Display Plate ($9.99) and Tic Tac Toyo set featuring Democrats vs. Republicans ($19.99). There's also a Ruth Bader Ginsburg mini ...
Tags: Toys, Supreme Court, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Beto O Rourke, OYO Sports, Brett Kavanuagh, Lincoln JFK LBJ Nixon Ford, Reagan George H W Bush Clinton George W Bush Obama, Tic Tac Toyo

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Want Natural Night Vision Without Goggles? Chinese Eyeball Injection Can Have You Seeing In The Dark!!

Back in 2015 a biochemistry researcher, Gabriel Licina, volunteered to take Chlorin e6 eye drops to biohack his eyeballs for natural night vision. Fellow TFB writer Richard L. wrote an article about your actual Natural Night Vision. Well, recently scientists in China and the University of Massachusetts have developed an eyeball injection that allows mice […] Read More … The post FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Want Natural Night Vision Without Goggles? Chinese Eyeball Injection Can Have You Seeing In The ...
Tags: Guns, China, Editorial, University of Massachusetts, Nir, Gabriel Licina, Night Vision, IR Light, Richard L, Biohack, Fellow TFB, Ir Spectrum, Natural Night Vision, Chlorin

POTD: British Nuclear Police – Now & Then

The Civil Nuclear Constabulary at one of the UK’s nuclear powerplants in Sellafield, Cumbria recently shared a cool ‘then and now’ photo on Twitter. The CNC are a special police force responsible for protecting Britain’s civil nuclear power infrastructure. As such most CNC officers are authorised firearms officer. The UK’s CNC is based at 10 sites around the UK […] Read More … The post POTD: British Nuclear Police – Now & Then appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: UK, Guns, Law Enforcement, Britain, CNC, Sellafield Cumbria, Photo of the Day, UK police, MIL/LE, Civil Nuclear Constabulary

Nothing Can Stop Captain Marvel's Cat-Based Domination, and More Purrfect Toys This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the best and brightest in wallet-emptying goodness on the internet. This week: Goose’s thrall over us all tightens its furry grip, Netflix’s new Tokusatsu star gets an incredible figure, and we’re up, up and away with TV’s Supergirl. Check it out!Read more...
Tags: Toys, Science, Netflix, Game Of Thrones, Super Mario Bros, Hasbro, Goose, Plush, Ultraman, Winterfell, Captain Marvel, Threezero, Bob Omb, Toy Aisle, Wrebbit, The Red Keep

WS Merwin, Pulitzer-winning former US poet laureate, dies at 91

Writer who protested against environmental destruction and the Vietnam war died at home in HawaiiWS Merwin, a prolific and versatile poetry master who evolved through a wide range of styles as he celebrated nature, condemned war and industrialism and reached for the elusive past, died Friday. He was 91.A Pulitzer prize winner and former US poet laureate, Merwin completed more than 20 books, from early works inspired by myths and legends to fiery protests against environmental destruction and the...
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Featured Deals of the Week – 3/15/19

Welcome to another Deals of the Week post ladies and gentlemen. As always, please let me know in the comments if there are any deals you want to see more of, less of, or that you want me to hunt for. 8mm Lebel ammunition – $19.95 What the deal is: As most ammo nerds know, 8mm […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week – 3/15/19 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Deals, Guns, Editorial, Lebel, Gun Deals, 3/15/19, Featured Deals of the Week

Lifebook Mars Covers

I recieved the cover / case that came with the Mars. Any other options out there. The case is ok just dont care for the hard plastic back. Hard rubberized would of been better.
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Pup in a doggie dress

I couldn’t resist this fabric! She has a felt hat with a big silk bow and a corduroy jacket.
Tags: Crafts, Dog, Girl, Doll, Finished Projects

Kidrobot x Fraggle Rock – Vinyl Mini Figure Series & Keychains

One of the most formative children's show from my youth is teaming up with Kidrobot, as they're set to dance your cares away with the release the Kidrobot x Fraggle Rock Vinyl Mini Figure and Keychains Series . We're Gobo, Mokey, Wembley, Boober, Red. They're all included in both of these lines (with a handful of Doozers, as well). You can pick up the blind box collectibles for $9.99 per Vinyl Mini Figure and $5.99 per each Keychain.
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Evergreens in Stock Now – Just BUY Them

I stopped by my favorite independent garden center yesterday to see what’s in stock and honestly, just to be among beautiful plants – green ones – and I wasn’t disappointed. The shrub department looked ready for spring already, and truckloads are still arriving as I type. (I may go back this weekend to see what the truck from conifer specialist Iseli Nursery in Oregon delivers; I visited once and was duly wow’ed.) Seeing nurseries and gardens in mid-March, just before they erupt with color, ma...
Tags: Gardening, Oregon, Darling, It's the Plants, Ottos, Cherry Laurel, Iseli Nursery, Otto Luykens, Grey Guardian, Goshiki Osmanthus, Pieris Japonica Mountain Fire, Colorado Spruce Mountain Laurels

‘Restrictive’ New Zealand Gun Laws Useless at Stopping Mosque Massacres

New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush holds a press conference on the Christchurch Mosque shootings. (New Zealand Police video screen capture) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “LIVESTREAM TERROR New Zealand mosque shootings – White supremacist gunman videos live murder of 49 at two Christchurch mosques,” The Sun headline declares. “Shocking GoPro footage – too graphic to publish – shows a shooter executing Muslim worshippers at point blank range with automatic weapons.” “New Zealand mosques' att...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Guns, Australia, US, New Zealand, The Guardian, Resistance, Al Jazeera, Christchurch, Trump, Nra, David Codrea, Mike Bush, Gun Rights News, RKBA

Yesterday’s Scandal, Today’s Mandate: Antis Embraces Operation Choke Point as Policy

Opinion U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) unabashedly embraced the tactics behind one of the most shameful policies of the Obama era, openly using the guise of her federal authority to berate and not so subtly threaten a bank for lawfully serving businesses that don’t reflect her political views. While the media did their best to protect Barack Obama and his administration from any hint of scandal, two gun related issues man...
Tags: Guns, Obama, Congress, White House, America, Barack Obama, Fbi, House, Wells Fargo, Nra, Sloan, House Financial Services Committee, OCP, Maloney, Carolyn Maloney, Gun Rights News

Reprinting 1927’s The Bolted Book

Depero Futurista (oftentimes known as The Bolted Book) is a 1927 design book by Fortunato Depero—bound together by two aluminum bolts. A testament to ingenuity and creativity, the book was acclaimed and referenced for many years, but very few copies remain. A Kickstarter by Design & Books hopes to publish it once again. The bolts will bind it still—locking in the early 20th Century typographic …
Tags: Books, Design, Reading, Kickstarter, Linkaboutit, Depero Futurista, Fortunato Depero, Design Books, The Bolted Book

New Mexico turns to People to Overturn Anti-Second Amendment Law

New Mexico Take Action U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- New Mexico Second Amendment supporters are doing more than passing Second Amendment sanctuary resolutions. The New Mexico Republicans are leading a movement to repeal the offending law using the power of the people. New Mexico has a provision in its Constitution, rather similar to that in Switzerland. If the legislature passes a law offensive to the people, they can demand a referendum be held. If the law is not approved of in the referendum, the...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, Senate, Department Of Defense, House, Arizona, Switzerland, New Mexico, Santa Fe, Second Amendment, State, Legislature, Townsend, New Mexico House, Artesia, Gun Rights News

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Cups

These are a good dessert to make in advance. [Author: Super Madcow]
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Giant Funetti Cookie

A nice sharing cookie for a special occasion. [Author: Super Madcow]
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Review | All the Walls of Belfast by Sarah J. Carlson

I have had a string of lovely successes with contemporaries lately. I wonder, sometimes, about the phases we go through, both in reading and in life in general and whether or not (or where) they align. I'm not always able to see the patterns amid the daily vicissitudes, but I wonder about them often. Several months ago, I saw the cover for Sarah J. Carlson's debut novel  and thought I might have died and gone direct to heaven. The title alone is my favorite of the year, hands down. I don't eve...
Tags: Books, Review, America, European Union, Northern Ireland, Wisconsin, Belfast, Young Adult, Dad, Danny, Arc, Boston Harbor, Fiona, Paulson, Contemporary Fiction, All The Walls Of Belfast

CoreWare & AmmoReady Join to Deliver Integrated Point-of-Sale/Ecom for Gun Retailers

CoreWare to Integrate CoreStore Point-of-Sale with AmmoReady’s Cloud-Based Ecommerce Platform to Create an Unrivaled Omni-Channel Commerce Solution for the Firearms and Outdoor Industries. GREENVILLE, SC – -(AmmoLand.com)- AmmoReady.com announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with CoreWare. The two companies will work together to integrate their cloud-based ecommerce and POS solutions. In addition, CoreWare will offer custom ecommerce website development for high-vol...
Tags: Ecommerce, Guns, EMV, Shooting Industry News, Gun Shops, AmmoReady, Deliver Integrated Point of Sale Ecom, Paul Angell, Aaron Weinstein COO, CoreWare CoreWare, Coreware

Safariland Group Announces Brad E. Williams as President

Brad E. Williams JACKSONVILLE, Florida – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Safariland Group (“Safariland” or the “Company”), a leading global provider of safety and survivability products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets, today announced it has named Brad E. Williams as president. Williams, previously the Company’s executive vice president and COO, will report to Warren B. Kanders, Chairman and CEO of the Maui Acquisition Corporation, Safariland’s parent company....
Tags: Guns, Williams, Indiana University, Jacksonville Florida, Company, Scott, Brad, O'Brien, Bianchi, Kelley School of Business, Shooting Industry News, Safariland, Shooting Sports Jobs, The Safariland Group, Safariland Group, Safariland LLC

BINO DOCK Makes Finding Those Spring Turkeys a Breeze

BINO DOCK Makes Finding Those Spring Turkeys a Breeze USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- With the warmer, longer days of Spring, nature lovers of all types are now excitedly heading to the outdoors to pursue their passions. Searching for a gobbler? Trying to spot a Tanager? Maybe you're heading offshore for some fantastic fishing or spending a fun-filled week in a national park. Whatever the adventure, the BINO DOCK is an essential piece of equipment for your truck, car, SUV, boat, ATV/UTV and RV becaus...
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TWIST OFF! Innovative Wrenches From SuppressorTools.com

For those of you who shoot suppressed and also understand the satisfaction from a purpose-built tool, Warren Innovative Technologies may have just the thing for you. SuppressorTools.com has almost 20 3D printed tools, each one is designed specifically for today’s most popular silencers. I’m hoping to get my hands on a couple for a lightning review […] Read More … The post TWIST OFF! Innovative Wrenches From SuppressorTools.com appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor Tools, Warren Innovative Technologies

Man-Made Disaster

Art by A.F. Branco Climate Change Stupid USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Man-Made Disaster. Throughout the ages, humanity has been arrogant and self-centered enough to believe it had an effect on the earth’s climate. 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.nrahq.org Second Amendmen...
Tags: Guns, Climate Change, Washington Post, America, Fox News, Nra, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Conservation News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, Citizens Committee, Branco, James Woods Sarah Palin Larry Elder Lars Larson, Branco Climate Change Stupid USA Ammoland

A New Game That Aims to Change How Kids Learn About Periods

We've got a new game for game night, and it's likely not at all what you're expecting— introducing The Period Game. This Kickstarter campaign (which recently ended, but now features a link for pre-order) aims to revolutionize how teach children about periods, turning a topic that is uncomfortable for many into an interactive game that makes learning about periods approachable. The game is based on the menstrual cycle and includes all of the challenges that young women may go through as they lear...
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How to Reopen Closed Tabs and Windows in Safari on a Mac

Did you just close a Safari tab or window? No problem—you can get it back. Like all modern web browsers, Apple’s Safari for Mac can reopen a closed tab or window—as long as you weren’t browsing privately. Tabbed browsing is perhaps the best thing to come to the internet since Keyboard Cat, and if you’re anything like us you probably have more tabs open than you can ever remember looking at. That unfortunately sometimes leads to what we like to call “The Purge”—a cleanup of tabs that invariably ...
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3AGO BOMB V2 Square Set

The 3AGO BOMB V2 Square Set pre-orders are now available for pre-order on WO3A.com and via 3A Retailers Worldwide. The BV2 takes the digital neuroses of the original Bomb Squares to nuclear levels. You’ll never find a brattier bot on the front lines that packs this kind of destructive punch. Designed by artist Ashley Wood, and from his World War Robot series, the 3AGO BOMB V2 Square Set includes three figures:  JDF BV2 Square ;  RANGA BV2 Square ;  ROTHCHILD PROTOTYPE BV2 Square . Each 4.5-i...
Tags: Toys, Ashley Wood, 3A Toys, Rothchild

PW4 I made a basic remote desktop

I made a very basic remote desktop for my PW4. You need a webserver and python. There are 3 cgi scripts, a html file, and a python script:screen.cgi takes a screenshot and returns the path power.cgi presses the power button touch.cgi sends coordinates to sendtouch.py sendtouch.py writes events to the touchscreen index.html shows the screenshot you can click on The only problem is that fake touches don't prevent the screensaver. I could use some advice on how to fix that :). ...
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Largest Online Library

Hello, We're in the process of building the largest open library for readers with ease of access and use at the forefront. Our online reader works without needing an app or download - simple browser based access that works on any device! We have over 50,000 titles available currently, and will be growing from there. Please check us out: olibrary.org Thank you!
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Docking issue

For the past few days the editor seems to have odd docking behaviour. I used to have File Preview and Saved searches share the same docking area, both visible at the same time. Now they overlay each other and have tabs to switch the view. I find this very awkward and can't seem to correct it. Have I done something silly and can I correct it? TIA
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Scribd subscription

I just found an offer for scribd subscriptions, for new members on MacHeist 35 $ for a 6 month subscription or 80 $ for one year subscription, the offer ends in 2 days Quote: Important Details Length of access: 6 months Available to new users only Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase Updates included Access options: desktop and mobile Downloadable for offline viewing Access books, audiobooks, magaz...
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