Is The AR-15 A ‘Weapon Of War?”

Joe Scarorough: As a longtime gun owner and supporter of the Second Amendment, I agreed with the Supreme Court’s “Heller” holding that concluded Americans had the right to keep and bear arms. But that constitutional protection did not, and will not, extend to guns designed as weapons of war. One should expect such things from a mindless dolt like Scarborough, but we should be able to expect better from people who should know better.  Apparently, it has become all the rage to throw around a few g...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Iraq, Israel, Department Of Defense, Military, Scarborough, Vietnam, Firearms, Samuel, Babylon, Jonathan, Fallujah, Saul, Heller, Philistines

TFB Review: Sellier & Bellot 6.5 Creedmoor Tactical – 1 USD each

As the popularity of the 6.5 Creedmoor increases, we’re looking for accurate ammunition which doesn’t cost a fortune to shoot. In Europe the caliber is only starting to grow in popularity, so the volumes are low – prices sky high. Shooters want accurate ammunition, for free and we want it now! This test was done […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Sellier & Bellot 6.5 Creedmoor Tactical – 1 USD each appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Europe, Guns, Bellot, Sellier & Bellot, Hornady, Creedmoor, Scopes, Ammunition, Timney Triggers, Ruger Precision Rifle, 6.5 Creedmoor, Bolt Action, LabRadar, Strelok, Spuhr ISMS

In Pursuit of Spring ~ Edward Thomas redux

For anyone in need of a bit of escapism, maybe a nice journey in search of spring (with apologies to the Southern Hemisphere), this year I'm giving you advance warning that tomorrow is March 21st, the day that Edward Thomas set off In Pursuit of Spring, travelling from the London suburbs, through Surrey, Hampshire and Wiltshire towards the Somerset coast. The Vernal Equinox  for the Northern Hemisphere (should all these things have capitals...I like to think so)  is actually today, March 20th...
Tags: Books, London, Earth, Michelin, Wiltshire, Edward, Somerset, Country Life, Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemisphere, Edward Thomas, Dovegreyreader, Toller, Vernal Equinox, Surrey Hampshire

LAPD: More homeless reported killed in L.A. last year, but increase likely from police getting more crime tips

Newly released data showed a steep increase in the number of both homeless suspects and victims of violent crime in Los Angeles, including a jump in reports of homeless people killed last year. There were 39 killings of homeless people in Los Angeles in 2018, 10 more than in 2017, according to a report presented to the city’s police commission on Tuesday. That was about one in seven of all the homicides — 259 total — in L.A. last year. The number included crimes classified as both murder and man...
Tags: News, California, Police, Theft, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Homeless, Craft, Homicide, Local News, Lapd, Wilmington, Azusa, Los Angeles Police Department, San Fernando Valley

Blowout Prices! Hudson Pistols Now On Sale For $599

The TFB team has spent the last hour mulling over this blowout deal – Hudson Pistols are now on sale for $599 at GrabAGun.com. Before we go any further, I want to make it perfectly clear that this is not an advertisement; I received this email blast just like thousands of other shooters across the […] Read More … The post Blowout Prices! Hudson Pistols Now On Sale For $599 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, TFB, Pistols, Grabagun, Hudson Pistols

Accessing files on chromebook

I used Calibre to convert a few epub books to AZW3 format and saved them to Google drive. I then downloaded the files to my chromebook (Pixelbook). They appear as zipped files and a default unzipper opens them to three parts. I click on the largest, the text, but I can't open it (nor the others). I have the Kindle app and Kindle Cloud reader but see no option to get at the files on my chromebook. Right clicking does not help me. That results in a window that says select an app to open, no list, ...
Tags: Google, Books, Kindle Formats

POTD: Nigerian Navy Honour Guard with SIG 540s

This photo taken on March 14, at the opening ceremony of exercise Obangame Express 2019 in Lagos, Nigeria shows a Nigerian Navy honour guard rendering honours to distinguished visitors including Rear Adm. Heidi Berg, director of intelligence, U.S. Africa Command. Most interestingly, the guard are armed with 7.62x51mm SIG 542 rifles, the larger calibre variant of the […] Read More … The post POTD: Nigerian Navy Honour Guard with SIG 540s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Navy, Potd, Lagos Nigeria, Sig, Photo of the Day, Rifles, Obangame Express 2019, Sig 540, SIG 542, Navy Honour Guard, Adm Heidi Berg, U S Africa Command Most

Gun Safety Bill is Moving in Arizona

Gun Safety Bill is Moving in Arizona Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- A rational gun safety bill is moving forward in the Arizona legislature. The bill would repeal the requirement for armed Arizonans to unload, then reload, their firearms every time they drive onto school grounds to pick up their child. From tucson.com: He pointed out that existing law already permits adults — anyone 18 and older — to drive onto public school campuses with a gun in the vehicle. And if the person leaves the vehicle, ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Gun Laws, Kennedy, Nra, U S, Farnsworth, Heller, Weingarten, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing

Time for a dog walk

This fine fellow will walk himself, thank you very much! His hat- Close-up of the backpack- He has a cashmere sweater and scarf. And he is made of cashmere so he’s very soft. His vest is cotton buffalo plaid and lined in black with antique black glass buttons.
Tags: Crafts, Dog, Boy, Doll, Finished Projects

Beretta Holding Take Majority Stake in Chapuis Armes

During the days of IWA 2019, the French manufacturer Chapuis Armes revealed on their Facebook page that Beretta Holding Group had just become their majority shareholder. Below is the full press release. Beretta Holding SA take a majority stake in the French company Chapuis Armes SAS. The Beretta Holding Group, world leader in the hunting […] Read More … The post Beretta Holding Take Majority Stake in Chapuis Armes appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, France, Companies, Beretta, Daily News, IWA, Chapuis Armes, Beretta Holding Take Majority Stake, Beretta Holding Group, Beretta Holding SA, Chapuis Armes SAS

Identifying Killers Can be Overdone but is Sometimes Needed

What does obscuring killers' faces really accomplish — besides virtue signaling and looking stupid, to boot? U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Should media avoid naming the gunmen in mass shootings?” an Associated Press follow-up on the New Zealand mosque murders asks. “Criminologists who study mass shootings say the vast majority of shooters are seeking infamy and soak up the coverage as a guide.” It’s nice to see our “news” organizations finally catching up. Gun owner rights advocates have been pl...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Cnn, New Zealand, Associated Press, Resistance, Mosque, Christchurch, Trump, Bill Of Rights, People 's Republic of China, David Codrea, Oswald Mosley, Mosley, Gun Rights News, RKBA

I’ll Have a Mimosa

Beautiful in its own right and pretty much a dead ringer for solid wood, bamboo is a durable, rapidly renewable resource rife with aesthetic potential. The stunning and sculptural Mimosa Table from Greenington is a potent example. Made of 100% solid Moso Bamboo, Mimosa provides a lovely locale for that famed beverage, oft featured for Sunday Brunch. Matching Mimosa Stools complete the repast. This sustainable seating is available in bar and counter heights. Options for both stools and table i...
Tags: Books, Green, Furniture, Bamboo, MDF, Greenington, Greenington furniture, Mimosa stools, Mimosa table, Sustainable Resource

Bravo Concealment Torsion 3.0 and Cinturon Gun Belt – Review

Bravo Concealment Torsion 3.0 U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Holsters are something you shouldn't skimp on when carrying concealed. The second thing you should not skimp on is a good belt. I have tested a lot of holsters over the years, and the one brand I keep going back to is Bravo Concealment. Bravo Concealment offered to send me their new Torsion 3.0 Gun Holster for my Glock 19 and their Cinturon Gun Belt. I was excited to test out the new holster and I am always on the lookout for a good gun b...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, John, Nra, Phillips, Northern Virginia, Glock, BCA, Kydex, John Crump, Shooting Industry News, Veritas Firearms LLC, John Crump John, Bravo Concealment, Torsion, Slidebelt

A ‘Bird Box’ Sequel is On Its Way This Fall — As a Book

Time to open up the Bird Box universe again. After Josh Malerman‘s 2014 post-apocalyptic thriller novel inspired the Netflix mega-hit starring Sandra Bullock and that life-threatening viral “challenge,” we’re getting a Bird Box sequel this fall. But wait a bit before you stumble blindly toward Netflix’s homepage — this is a sequel book written by Malerman, who confirmed that his next post-apocalyptic “Bird Box novel,” titled Malorie, will be hitting bookshelves in October. In an interview wi...
Tags: Books, Movies, Horror, Sci-fi, Netflix, Sequels, Sandra Bullock, Esquire, Allison, Bullock, Susanne Bier, Josh Malerman, Malorie, Malerman, Bird Box, Esquire Bird Box

HBF New Textiles for Spring

HBF Textiles is ahead of the curve with their new spring collection. Announced just ahead of the actual turn of the seasons, the HBF New Textiles for Spring “combine multi-colored small-scale patterns that bridge across our classic textures.” Among the new designs users will find “Caddy Corner,” an intricate agglomeration of triangles, trapezoids, and hexagons that creates a vibrant interplay of texture and color. There’s also “Grateful Grid.” Featuring the same small swaths of color as Caddy ...
Tags: Books, Textiles, Wild West, Surfaces, Fabrics, HBF, HBF Textiles, Caddy Corner, Grateful Grid, HBF spring collection 2019, Indoor Advantage Certified, Vault Lights, SCS Indoor Advantage Gold

Boyds At-One Thumbhole Stock breathes Fresh Life into a Remington Model 597 Rifle

Remington Model 597 Rifle USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Sometimes when you're a firearm collector (or more accurately, an accumulator) you pick up a piece or two that come along as part of the deal. For me it was a Remington Model 597 Ducks Unlimited rifle in 22 lr. I have plenty of rimfire rifles, but this one was part of a package deal that was too good to pass up. Back in 2011, Remington Arms partnered with Ducks Unlimited, the world's largest non-profit organization dedicated to conserving waterf...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Mike, HARRIS, Weaver, Boyd, Remington, Boyds Gunstocks, Firearm News, Gun Reviews, Mike Searson, US Concealed Carry Association, Boyds, Boyds Hardwood Gunstocks, Mike Searson Mike Searson

L.O.L. Surprise! Indoor and Outdoor Cottage Playhouse with Glitter

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure policy here. The sun is shining and making me want to fill the yard with cool toys! How about this L.O.L. Surprise! Indoor and Outdoor Cottage Playhouse with Glitter.... [Author: Lana]
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Aura H2O Screen somehow got broken? Need guidance fixing it!

Hey everyone! A sad thing happened yesterday: I was turning my Kobo Aura H2O on - everything seemed fine, the display seemed okay - and then the screen split! A big white strip separated the screen: the bottom half worked fine while the top half is frozen as if the screen was powered off or asleep. I went to the FNAC Clinic today, hoping for a fix, but I was told that there was nothing they could do; not only would the fix imply a new Kobo H2O - which they don't have anymore, it was discontinu...
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The worst toy: Flushin' Frenzy

Flushin' Frenzy [Amazon] is a toy wherein you push a plunger until a poop pops up. All the fun of clearing out a blocked toilet! The game's tagline is "Poop there it is!" Game night just got gross - in the best way! Flushin' Frenzy makes being a plumber fun! Push the toilet handle to release the die. When a number pops up, you plunge the toilet that number of times. Be ready to catch the poop when it flies out at any moment! POOP - there it is! The player to catch the poop wins a token, or two...
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How to Combine Motion Paths in Microsoft PowerPoint

You can assign multiple motion paths to a single object in PowerPoint, but if you don’t combine them, the object will reset to its original position before executing the next animation. Combine the motion paths for a smooth, seamless transition. Assigning and Combining Motion Paths Let’s assume you have an object that you want to bounce to the left, then drop down a bit into its final position. You can assign a single object with multiple motion paths, but if you don’t combine the motion path...
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Google’s Stadia Streaming Platform is an All-Out Invasion of Gaming

Stadia is Google’s new all-streaming game platform. Google Today the Game Developer Conference in San Francisco, Google showed off its brand new game streaming service. Stadia (as in the Latin plural of “stadium”) will be available everywhere that Chrome is: PCs, phones, tablets, and televisions, with current hardware. Google gave us a preview of its system with Project Stream last year. But Stadia is built from the ground up for both streaming and sharing. The service will stream games at ...
Tags: Google, Crafts, Europe, UK, Youtube, San Francisco, Nintendo, Ubisoft, Gpu, Bethesda, US Canada, Google Google, Sony Microsoft, Phil Harrison, Jade Raymond, Stadia Games and Entertainment

Bullseye Gun & Pawn Employees Thwart Attempted Theft Of Pistols

Employees at Bullseye Gun, Gear and Pawn in Murfreesboro, Tennessee were on the ball when a group of men began looking at pistols with the help of one employee.  The following video from the Liveleak YouTube channel begins moments before the attempted theft.  One of the men was looking at a pistol, while another man […] Read More … The post Bullseye Gun & Pawn Employees Thwart Attempted Theft Of Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Murfreesboro Tennessee, Pistol, Attempted Theft, Bullseye Guns Gear & Pawn

Black Guns Matter Will Host An Event This Saturday In Brooklyn, NY

Black Guns Matter Will Host An Event This Saturday In Brooklyn Brooklyn, New York –-(Ammoland.com)- Maj Toure of Black Guns Matter will be joined by three other conservative urban millennials in Brooklyn on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019, to discuss the rise of black radical conservatism in Urban America. The event will be called “Resurrection: Breaking Bread with The Gods.” Toure is a well-known Second Amendment advocate who concentrates on the urban community. He recently spoke at CPAC about the...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Brooklyn, Starbucks, John, Nra, Toure, Northern Virginia, Brooklyn NY, Sharpe, CPAC, Curtis 50 Cent Jackson, Firearms Policy Coalition, John Crump, Shooting Media News, Veritas Firearms LLC

Shoot Like A Girl Mobile Range Onsite at Branson Outdoor Days in Branson, MO

Shoot Like A Girl Mobile Range Athens, AL – -(AmmoLand.com)- Women ages 16 and older will be afforded the opportunity to shoot inside Shoot Like A Girl’s semi tractor-trailer mobile range at Branson Outdoor Days at the Branson Convention Center on Friday, March 22nd and Saturday, March 23rd 9am-5pm! New and experienced shooters are invited to attend this free event. At the range, women gain experience in handling and shooting handguns, long guns and compound bows using state-of-the-art techno...
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Right hand window pane disappeared with install

Release: 3.40.1 All of a sudden the right hand pane that gave all the book info like reviews and a picture of the front dust jacket has flown the coop. Anyway to get it back?
Tags: Books, Library Management

Likebook mars problem

Today i received my new Likebook mars. Installed all updates (including today update 19/3/19) and find that device does not work properly. First, i cant make any new account (i push +new accountbut nothing happens). Second, nitification bar wont stay opened. Every time i expand it, it closes instantly. Gave it a reset but nothing changed. Any help?
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Daily Gun Deals: Palmetto State Armory AR15 “Stealth” Stripped Lower Receiver $39.99

Palmetto State Armory AR15 Stealth Stripped Lower Receiver Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Palmetto State Armory has a sale on their PSA AR15 “Stealth” Stripped Lower Receiver for just $39.99. Despite the low price these PSA lowers are top quality and run and run. Buy as many as you can afford as they never go bad and it is better to be prepared than unprepared. Palmetto State Armory is proud to provide the AR-15 Stealth Lower Receiver. Just the thing for that special build, this lower features ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Psa, Palmetto State Armory, Firearm News, Daily Gun Deals, AmmoLand News Editors, Ammoland com Palmetto State Armory, PSA AR15 Stealth Stripped Lower Receiver

CAIR-ful #IStandWithJudgeJeanine

Art by A.F. Branco Jeanine Pirro USA –-(Ammoland.com)- CAIR-ful. Because Jeanine Pirro had the courage criticized Ilhan Omar’s antisemitic views, she’s been silenced by FOX News. We must stand with Judge Jeanine! She has done NOTHING wrong. Click here to demand better from Fox News: https://www.actforamerica.org/action/26 xxx 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 al...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, America, Islam, Fox News, Nra, CAIR, Jeanine Pirro, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, Shooting Media News, USA Ammoland, Citizens Committee, Branco

NEW Liberty Suppressors Infiniti X Lightweight Silencer

Liberty Suppressors has published a video announcing the addition of new Infiniti X can to their line of silencers. Apparently, this is a reintroduction of the discontinued Infiniti suppressor except the new one has a number of features borrowed from the company’s Mystic X suppressor. Let’s watch the video first. And here is the description of this new […] Read More … The post NEW Liberty Suppressors Infiniti X Lightweight Silencer appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor, Liberty Suppressors, Silencer, Infiniti X

Run, Hide Or Fight, NZ Hero Abdul Aziz Choose To Fight ~ VIDEO

Opinion NZ Resident and Hero, Abdul Aziz USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The following is an old article I wrote back in 2007 that I have updated in reverence to the evil shooting at two Muslim houses of worships in the nation of New Zealand. As an Air Force lieutenant, I was sent to Fort Benning, Georgia, and trained to be an Army Infantry officer. During the patrolling phase of training, we learned how to set up an ambush and stop the enemy cold as they walked past. We also learned that the enemy ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Australia, Scotland, Afghanistan, Pennsylvania, United States, New Zealand, Muslim, Air Force, US Army, Christchurch, Nz, Kiwi, Laura, Virginia Tech

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