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When the decision begins:Individual liberty and freedom are not outmoded concepts. “The judiciary is – and is often the only – protector of individual rights that are at the heart of our democracy.” --Senator Ted Kennedy, Senate Hearing on the Nomination of Robert Bork, 1987.you KNOW you're in for a good read. Hat tip to Joe Huffman.Edited to add this excerpt from page 62:Ten years of a federal ban on large-capacity magazines did not stop mass shootings nationally. Twenty years of a California ...
Tags: England, Guns, Supreme Court, Law, California, Senate, Gun Control, Kevin, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, Lexington, Ted Kennedy, Robert Bork, Minutemen, Concord Massachusetts, Joe Huffman, One Fundamental Right

BREAKING: California Magazine Ban Unconstitutional – For Now

On March 29th, 2019, a US District Court Judge for the Southern District of California issued an order striking down California Penal Code section 32310. This is the section of California law that relates to magazine capacity limits. Specifically, it makes it illegal to have any “large-capacity magazine”.  Punishments ranged from a $100 fine per […] Read More … The post BREAKING: California Magazine Ban Unconstitutional – For Now appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Lawsuit, Guns, California, Breaking News, Ruling, Magazine ban, California Magazine Ban Unconstitutional

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Meopta Meonight CNVD (Clip-On Night Vision Device)

For those of you who do not know the Meopta brand, you are missing out. Their optics are made 100% in the Czech Republic. Check out our factory tour back in 2014. Just over a year ago Meopta announced their Meonight 1:1 night vision device. The Meonight clip-on allows you to use a day scope, […] Read More … The post FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Meopta Meonight CNVD (Clip-On Night Vision Device) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Friday Night Lights, Night Vision, Meopta, Clip on night vision, CNVD, Meonight, Czech Republic Check

Poachers Are Not Hunters, The Two Have Nothing In Common

Poachers Not Hunters USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Safari Club International supports legal, regulated trophy hunting and condemns criminal poaching of wildlife. Hunting and poaching are not the same. One is good for wildlife and the other is bad. Yet there seems to be confusion in the media about the difference between legal hunting and illegal poaching – the two terms, when used interchangeably, are used improperly. There is a video circulating in the mainstream and social media that shows a fat...
Tags: Guns, United States, Alaska, Poaching, SCI, Hunting News, Safari Club International, SCI Foundation, Safari Club International First For Hunters, Paul Babaz, USA Ammoland com Safari Club International, Babaz, SCI SCI

Details On Oregon’s New Insane Gun-Grab Bill, with Sneak Amendment

Opinion Details On Oregon's New Insane Gun-Grab Bill, with Sneak Amendment Oregon – -(AmmoLand.com)- SB 978 has it's first “amendment”. It's 44 pages long and turns the bill into a nightmare anti gun bill. We told you about SB 978 yesterday and assured you that this harmless looking bill was going to be gut and stuffed with draconian anti-gun language, and it has. Here is a link to the to the bill. And of course we use the word amendment quite loosely. The “amendment” is 44 pages long. The...
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Colorado’s Rights Activists Furious After Dangerous ERPO Legislation Passes Senate

Colorado's Rights Activists Furious After Dangerous ERPO Legislation Passes Senate JOHNSTOWN, Col. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Rally for our Rights executive director, Lesley Hollywood, issued the following statement in response to passage of HB19-1177 “Red Flag” Emergency Risk Protection Orders. Gun rights advocates across Colorado are extremely disappointed in the hyper-partisan passage of HB19-1177 by a single vote. This bill was opposed by every Republican in the legislature, as well as three Demo...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, Denver, Aurora, Polis, Johnstown, Shooting Industry News, Lesley Hollywood, Red Flag Laws, Rally for our Rights, ERPO Legislation Passes Senate, Aurora Police Unions

WonderCon 2019: 5 awesome opening day moments, from 9-year-old Stan Lee to the X-Men sneak peek and more

1. Stan and deliver: The death of Stan Lee in November hit every Marvel fan hard, and on Friday at WonderCon, his presence was missed – or it was until a 9-year-old showed up in cosplay as the dearly departed 95-year-old creator of such characters as Spider-Man and the X-Men. “It was a couple of months ago,” said Jake Bishop, a third-grader from Garden Grove, of his decision to cosplay as Lee. “He died, so I thought, ‘That’s a way to make people happy.’” And, boy oh boy, were people happy as Jak...
Tags: Amazon, Books, Japan, Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Superman, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, San Diego, Tokyo, Justice League, John, James McAvoy, Batman

NRA & CRPA WIN: Federal Court Strikes Down California’s Gun Magazine Ban

A Magazine Ban is a Gun Ban California – -(AmmoLand.com)- Today, a federal district court issued a decision permanently enjoining California from enforcing its restrictions on standard capacity magazines capable of holding more than 10 rounds. This monumental victory comes in the NRA and CRPA supported lawsuit titled Duncan v. Becerra, which challenges all of California’s laws banning so-called “large-capacity” magazines. In issuing its decision, the court notes that “[c]onstitutional righ...
Tags: Guns, California, Nra, Duncan, NRA ILA, Shooting Industry News, Ammoland TV, Becerra, CRPA, Magazine Bans, California Rifle and Pistol Association CRPA, Ninth Circuit Given, Anthony Colandro Duncan

goodreads and shared on twitter o facebook

Good night, I have a question. when I use the goodreads complement the option to share on twitter is disabled:help:. I would like to know how to fix it, or if the two options are incompatible Thank you:thanks:
Tags: Books, Calibre

The Barn Owls...

I am resurrecting and merging two posts from eight years ago because, after eight years of nothing, for the last two weeks we have had a pair of house-hunting barn owls visiting the pole box each evening, having not seen any for a couple of years. We heard the owls before we saw them, initially thinking it was foxes, but we are really hoping they might exchange contracts and complete on this bijou residence this summer. For about a week they have sat on the roof, dived into the long grass, flow...
Tags: Books, Devon, South West, Country Life, Tamar, Western Power, Dovegreyreader, Barn Owls, Tamar Valley, Barn Owl Trust, Eric Hosking, Hugh Jolly, Prussian Blue Diamine, Westmoor Scheme, West Devon This, Biffaward

Breakthrough Clean Technologies to Sponsor USA Clay Target League

Breakthrough Clean Technologies Products USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Breakthrough Clean Technologies, makers of the finest gun cleaning solvent, lubricants and gun maintenance products, is pleased to announce they are the first complete gun care cleaning company to sponsor The USA Clay Target League. The USA Clay Target League offers competition programs for both high school and collegiate athletes. Clay target shooting is becoming one of the fastest growing sports in the shooting sports category...
Tags: Minnesota, Guns, US, Clay, Competitive Shooting News, Sponsorships, Breakthrough Clean, Breakthrough Clean Technologies, Erick Navarro, USA Clay Target League, National Tournaments

Seeking Accomplished Long-Range Marksmen & Snipers To Co-Host A Brand New TV Series

Top Sniper Casting Call USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The producers of Top Shot are putting together a team of seasoned snipers and skilled long-range marksmen to co-host a new, unscripted TV series for a major cable network. On each episode of this exciting, new show, our hosting team will meet a member of the armed forces or law enforcement with an amazing story of marksmanship and attempt to recreate their incredible shot on camera. If you have the background and ability to recreate impressive, p...
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POTD: HK’s First 5.56 Rifle – the HK33

Today’s photo of the day is a Heckler & Koch HK33 field stripped. Introduced in the late 1960s, the HK33 was Heckler & Koch’s response to the emergence of the new 5.56x45mm round and FN’s introduction of the FN CAL. The HK33 was essentially a scaled-down G3. While the HK33 wasn’t adopted by West Germany […] Read More … The post POTD: HK’s First 5.56 Rifle – the HK33 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Potd, HK, Heckler & Koch, West Germany, FN, Rifle, Photo of the Day, Rifles, Hk33, Heckler & Koch HK33

FFL/FELs: Have A Plan To Protect Your Inventory & Records

FFL/FELs: Have A Plan To Protect Your Inventory & Records ST. PAUL, Minn. — -(AmmoLand.com)- In response to flooding throughout Minnesota and surrounding states, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) urges federal firearms and explosives licensees and permittees to have a plan in place to secure their firearms/explosives inventories and records should flooding affect their area. ATF issued a special weather advisory alert to federal firearms and explosives licensees a...
Tags: National Weather Service, Minnesota, Guns, Natural Disaster, Mississippi River, Walsh, Wilkin, ATF, Shooting Industry News, Sherrill, St Paul Field Division, ATF Public Affairs, Ashlee Sherrill, Cass Grand Forks Pembina Ransom Richland Traill, Clay Kittson Marshall Norman Polk, Goodhue Houston Wabasha

Featured Deals of the Week – 3/29/19

Another Deals of the Week post back again! As always if there are deals, you want to see more, less, or any of please do not hesitate to let me know in the comments. 1000 .223 tracer bullets – $125 What the deal is: These are air pulled (no tool marks) 62gr red tip bi-metal jacketed […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week – 3/29/19 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Bullets, Editorial, Handgun, 9mm, Reloading, Plate Carrier, Stencil, Tracers, Gun Deals

Unravel Charger Review: AirPower Is Dead, So Buy This Charging Mat Instead

Jason Fitzpatrick I really love wireless charging, but I don’t love packing multiple wireless chargers when I travel. The Unravel travel charger from Ampere makes it simple to pack light. Now that AirPower is dead, it’s an even more compelling product. At CES 2019 I got a chance to take a peek at the Unravel in person and was really impressed with the design. While everyone was waiting for AirPower to arrive, here was this company with not just a triple charging pad but one that could f...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Crafts, Kickstarter, Qi, Jacob, Google Pixel, Jason Fitzpatrick, Samsung Galaxy S9, Ampere

Tennessee: Busy Week Ahead for Committees in the Volunteer State

Opinion Tennessee: Busy Week Ahead for Committees in the Volunteer State Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- On Tuesday, April 2, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to consider gun control legislation.  Senate Bill 1178 is legislation that could deprive you of your Second Amendment rights without due process.  Please contact committee members and strongly urge them to OPPOSE Senate Bill 1178. Senate Bill 1178, sponsored by Sen. Steven Dickerson, will be heard in the Senate Judiciary Com...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Tennessee, House, Senate Judiciary Committee, Mike Stewart, Volunteer State, John Stevens, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Senate Finance Ways and Means Committee, Jeremy Faison, Volunteer State Fairfax VA Ammoland, Sen Steven Dickerson

Indiana: House Committee Passes Amended Self-Defense Bill

Opinion Indiana: House Committee Passes Amended Self-Defense Bill Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- On March 27th 2019, the Indiana state House Committee on Ways & Means voted to pass Senate Bill 119 to improve the ability of law-abiding citizens to defend themselves in Indiana.  It will now go to the full House of Representatives where it should be on the floor calendar for next week.  Please contact your state Representatives and urge them to SUPPORT SB 119.  Click the “Take Action” button to...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Indiana, House, House Of Representatives, Bill, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, House Committee on Ways Means, LTCH, House Committee Passes Amended Self Defense, Jim Tomes R

more owls

I liked the embroidery on the snowy owl so I gave the brown owl an XXX tummy too. Some flowers and lots of green leaves are starting to burst forth in the garden. I’m so excited!
Tags: Crafts, Owl, Doll, Finished Projects

28 abril 1974 (reprodução livre)

28 de maio de 1974: um grupo de homens armados invade meu apartamento. Começam a revirar gavetas e armários – não sei o que estão procurando, sou apenas um compositor de rock. Um deles, mais gentil, pede que os acompanhe “apenas para esclarecer algumas coisas”. O vizinho vê tudo aquilo e avisa minha família, que […]
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How many days until animal?

A few years ago I saw a well produced documentary on a cable channel predicting the number of days is would take for civilized man to revert back to the 'animal' if society and civilization's infrastructure were to collapse. It wasn't long, about a week or so I think, as our entire focus would move to survival: water, food, shelter. I've googled like crazy trying to find this but can't find any reference to it. Anyone remember seeing this?
Tags: Books, Weapon, Movies & Stories

New Hobby: Birds!

I used to completely ignore birds. I did not find anything interesting or valuable in watching them, knowing their names, or even noticing their existence. Can you believe that?   A year or two ago a friend was telling me about reading and studying at her desk by the window where she could see her bird feeders. […]
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is calibre 64 bits for windows safe to use?

On the download page, https://www.calibre-ebook.com/download_windows the top link downloads the 32 bit version. If you copy the link and paste it into your browser's address box you can change the win32 to win64 and get the 64 bit version. The first link below that, location #1, gives you a list for the different platforms and from there you can select the 32 or 64 bit version. For location #2 you'll need to do more url fiddling to get to the proper github page where the different platforms a...
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To Twaddle…or Not?

Twaddle – – the highly debated, variously defined, fascinating word used to describe material that talks down to a child and/or does not feed their intellectual appetite or imagination.  From Volume 1, Charlotte says, “Even for their earliest reading lessons, it is unnecessary to put twaddle into the hands of children. That children like feeble […]
Tags: Crafts, Uncategorized, Homeschooling, Charlotte, Charlotte Mason, Home Education, Home Educating, Twaddle

Welp, Apple Just Canceled AirPower

Apple first announced AirPower in 2017 with a projected release in 2018. But that time came and went with nary a word from Apple. Now, despite several reports and rumors to the contrary, the project has been canceled. In a statement to TechCrunch, Apple Senior VP of Hardware Engineering Dan Riccio cited the inability to meet Apple’s strict standards the reason for the cancelation. After much effort, we’ve concluded AirPower will not achieve our high standards and we have cancelled the project....
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Singer, Shane Owens still Keeping It Country ~ Interview

Interview by John Crump Shane Owens ~ Keeping It Country U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-Shane Owens has been called the savior of traditional Country music by the likes of Randy Travis, John Anderson, and Allen Jackson. In an era of pop-country, Owens has kept to the roots of traditional country music. Not only in his sound, but also in the way he came up through the ranks. When musicians are getting discovered on YouTube and Soundcloud, Owens took the hard route and built his fan base by playing ...
Tags: Facebook, Country Music, Guns, Alabama, United States, Nashville, John, Jones, Nra, Owens, Northern Virginia, Shane, George Jones, Merle Haggard, John Crump, Featured Articles

Hunter Safety System’s Lil Treestalker Youth Harness Now in Mossy Oak Bottomland

Hunter Safety System’s Lil Treestalker Youth Harness DANVILLE, Ala. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hunter Safety System has partnered with Mossy Oak to offer its Lil Treestalker youth harness in the very popular Bottomland® camouflage pattern. Although this “fistful of dirt” pattern isn’t new, it has been extremely popular since Toxey Haas introduced it more than 30 years ago. Featuring bark, sticks and leaves, Bottomland features a legendary outline-breaking ability that helps hunters become virtually ...
Tags: Guns, US, Gear, Danville, Mossy Oak, Toxey Haas, Hunter Safety Systems, Hunter Safety System, Danville Road Danville, ElimiShield, Jerry Wydner

“Red Flag” ERPO Bill Passes the Colorado State Senate by ONE VOTE! 18-17

Opinion “Red Flag” ERPO Bill Passes the Colorado State Senate by ONE VOTE! 18-17 Colorado – -(AmmoLand.com)- With opposition from over 40 county sheriffs, dozens of city police chiefs, and the Denver and Aurora Police Unions, this bill still passed. All Republicans and one Democrat voted against it in the Senate. It has already passed the House with all Republicans and two Democrats voting NO. Because it does have Senate amendments, so it will go back to the house to vote on those amendments...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, Senate, House, Denver, Polis, Jared Polis, Colorado State Senate, Gun Rights News, Colorado Ammoland, Red Flag Laws, Rally for our Rights, Aurora Police Unions

“Make Me Stay” by Debbie Anthony Premieres on The Country Note ~ VIDEO

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Adult-contemporary and country singer Debbie Anthony is excited to announce the premiere of her new song and video for “Make Me Stay” on TheCountryNote.com. Anthony delivers a rare combination of experience and emotion, with a voice that will satisfy and surprise true lovers of country music as she shares her soulful and honeyed voice through heartfelt lyrics. “I'm excited to share my heart in this piercing, emotionally-packed song about love and the elemen...
Tags: Shania Twain, Country Music, Minnesota, Guns, Minneapolis, Nashville, Anthony, Debbie, Karen Carpenter, Ammoland TV, Shooting Media News, North Central University, Debbie Anthony Premieres, Debbie Anthony, Gena Johnson Ben Folds Dave Cobb, Gena Johnson

Lawsuits, Bump Stocks & My 2020 Election Predictions

Opinion Lawsuits, Bump Stocks & My 2020 Election Predictions USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Predictions. Oh, they can get you in trouble, for sure, especially if you’re wrong when you make them and it comes back to bite you weeks, months or even years later. That’s what I love about them though and why I like making them from time to time. Here are a few predictions for you from the mind of some guy who talks on the radio six out of seven days every week, for what will be ten years on April 26th, ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Obama, Congress, America, Connecticut, Las Vegas, Doj, Trump, Nra, Election 2020, National Rifle Association, ATF, Remington, Mark Walters, Gun Rights News

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