I have poor vision, need 10 inch high contrast reader

Hello, because of my poor vision I need a high contrast screen at least 10 inches. I do not care if it is back lighted as I'd have the light off so as to reduce damaging the one and only eye that I now use. Clear black text a must. What would you recommen
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Now do it with one hand behind your back!

Remember this when people talk about how important those tests are.We had a customer who frequented the shops I worked at in Tennessee who had passed his HCP shooting qual and he was blind. And by "blind", I don't mean that he couldn't see so well without his glasses, I mean dog-and-cane blind.But you know what? He's got civil rights just like someone with 20/20 vision. . [Author: Tam]
Tags: Guns, Tennessee, Tam, Boomsticks, Teh Intarw3bz, Ignorance is no excuse for a law, Vidjo

First Firearm: First 22LR, A Cheap & Easy Way To Marksmanship

Welcome to another installment of TFB’s First Firearm Series. This series is dedicated to those that are contemplating buying their first firearm ever, or the first of whichever is the topic at hand. In this week’s edition, we’re covering the classic, practical, and affordable to almost any budget, .22 Long Rifle (lr).   FIRST FIREARM […] Read More … The post First Firearm: First 22LR, A Cheap & Easy Way To Marksmanship appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, TFB, Rifle, Rimfire, Pistol, Lever Action, 22LR, First Firearm Series

Last Night's Game of Thrones Song Might Be More Important Than You Think

The second episode of Game of Thrones final season brought with it a sense of calm before the storm—unless you so happen to be A Song of Ice and Fire theorist, because the episode’s use of a particular element from the books might have got your head spinning a little bit.Read more...
Tags: Books, Hbo, Science, Game Of Thrones, George Rr Martin, A Song Of Ice And Fire, Jenny Of Oldstones

NRA’s Future: Only Two Options, Can the BOD Save Us?

Opinion By Jeff Knox NRA's Future: Only Two Options, Can the BOD Save Us? USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Rifle Association is in serious trouble, and the NRA Board of Directors has only two options to save America's biggest civil rights organization. Option 1. A majority of the Board circles the wagons in defense of Wayne LaPierre and his pals and tries to weather the storm. (They’ll fail, and the whole ship will sink.) or Option 2. A majority of the Board fires LaPierre and other e...
Tags: Usa, New York, Guns, America, Knox, Irs, Nra, NRA Board, Waples Mill Road Fairfax, Wayne Lapierre, LaPierre, Mike Bloomberg, New York AG, Josh Powell, Gun Rights News, Jeff Knox

Hot Toys – 1/6th scale Hellboy

With the Hellboy film recently premiering in theaters, Hot Toys has announced the 1/6th scale Hellboy figure . Skillfully crafted based on the appearance of Hellboy from the movie of the same title, the highly-accurate collectible figure features a newly developed head sculpt with two styles of interchangeable horns translating all the intricate details, a specially painted body showing detailed skin texture with enhanced articulations, perfectly tailored outfit, an array of weapons and acces...
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The Times App on Poke Pro

I can't seem to get The Times app to work properly on the Poke Pro. Any advice please?
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When transferring to device-“Sample” tag

When I export new books to my kindle, either by email or direct transfer via USB, it will show up as a sample on the kindle. Sometimes the whole book is there, sometimes just the first 1-2 chapters. When the whole book is there, when you get to the end it will take me to the book purchase option within the kindle. When I view the books in Calibre book viewer the entire book is present. All books are either original MOBI format or ePub that has been converted to MOBI. Any idea why they keep sho...
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Lady pillow doll with butterflies

I am very happy that Spring has arrived! Soon it’ll be Summer and that is what she makes me think about.
Tags: Crafts, Doll, Finished Projects, Lady Pillow Doll

New line automatically adds nbsp; in book view.

I've noticed this issue in the last few versions of Sigil (9.12 and 9.13). In book view, pressing enter to split a paragraph into two will automatically add a space (nbsp;) to the start of the second line. for example: Code: Hello world to Code: Helloworld to Code: Hello world instead gives Code: Hello  world in code: Code: Hello  world Searching this forum has only given me issues people have had with nbsp;s [intentionally] being used in...
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A collection of self-referential objects

Tim of Grand Illusions shows his collection of objects that refer to themselves in one way or another. My favorite is the can opener that comes in a sealed can. My second favorite is this label:  
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Discreet Concealment Errors

Opinion Discreet Concealment Errors Ft Collins, CO –-(Ammoland.com)- Carrying pistols concealed in public as you go about your daily business is serious business. A careless moment that inadvertently exposes an otherwise concealed pistol may garner the unwanted attention of a nearby criminal who is eager to wrest the gun from you forcibly, or the attention of a snoopy bystander who is keen to report you to the police. Happy outcomes are unlikely, either way. Last week in MD, a fifty-ish man ...
Tags: Guns, Planet Earth, John Farnam, Competitive Shooting News, Defense Training International, Concealed Carry, Farnam, Collins CO AmmoLand

NEW Ruger WRANGLER Rimfire Revolvers

Ruger has introduced a new budget-priced rimfire revolver patterned after the legendary Colt SAA. These new six-shot .22LR revolvers are called Wrangler. As seen in the below-embedded image, Ruger markets this revolver to both new and seasoned shooters by calling it “The perfect revolver whether it is your first or your next“. Let’s take a […] Read More … The post NEW Ruger WRANGLER Rimfire Revolvers appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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How Can Second Amendment Supporters Reshape the Landscape?

Map Updated for 2018 United States of America – –-(Ammoland.com)- When the NRA is forced into damage limitation mode – as was the case in 1968 with the Gun Control Act (where it successfully stopped licensing and registration) – much of the reasons for being in that position is the political landscape. In 1968, the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy had created a massive push for something to be done on guns. Well, in that case, Lyndon Baines Johnson wanted to make...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, White House, New York City, America, Reagan, Manhattan, Mitch McConnell, Donald Trump, Martin Luther King Jr, Second Amendment, Trump, Nra, Sandy Hook Elementary School

POTD: Five Generations of GLOCK 17 Pistols

Today’s Photo Of The Day was found on Glock’s social media pages. The pistols standing in a formation show the evolution of the iconic Glock 17 from Gen1 (far left) to Gen5. They may look very similar but there are certain appearance differences that can help you quickly and easily distinguish the different generations of […] Read More … The post POTD: Five Generations of GLOCK 17 Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Yummy World 4-Foot Tall Giant Fries Plush Pre-Order

Kidrobot is running a pre-order via their site, which is very reminiscent of a Kickstarter campaign. Ending at the end of April 2019, you have a shot at pre-ordering the Yummy World 4-Foot Tall Giant Fries Plush . If Kidrobot receives 50 orders of the 4 foot fries by the end of April, these will be produced. Each individual plushie french fry is removable and fun to squeeze (however, not to eat). If they don't meets their goal of 50 orders by the end of April, all pre-orders will be cancelled...
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‘When the Levee Breaks’ – NRA’s Untenable Position ~ VIDEO

Opinion by Adam Kraut NRA Danger USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Over the past few months news of impropriety, questionable business dealings, lack of transparency regarding the inner workings of the NRA, and outrageous compensation have emerged. While the source for a lot of this information is not one that many people hold in high regard, much of the information has been independently verified. Jeff Knox through AmmoLand News has written extensively about these issues. While NRA is currently embroi...
Tags: New York, Guns, New York State, Irs, Nra, Board, Wayne, Wayne Lapierre, ROBERT BROWN, Gun Rights News, NRA Foundation, Jeff Knox, NRA Board of Directors, AmmoLand News, Adam Kraut, General Operations

Trailblazer Firearms LifeCard – Is it a Gun or a Credit Card?

Trailblazer Firearms LifeCard with We The People special finish Asheville, N.C. –-(Ammoland.com)-   Trailblazer Firearms ,  the company setting a new standard for discreet carry with the folding, single-shot .22 LifeCard pistol, the size of a stack of credit cards, has received a letter from the American Express Company demanding that Trailblazer remove any images or products that feature “the use of American Express’s trademarks including, … the image of American Express’s CENTURION® Card and...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, American Express, Amex, Chattanooga, Nra, Indianapolis Indiana, Asheville North Carolina, Facebook Instagram Twitter, American Express Company, Firearm News, Trailblazer Firearms, Aaron Voigt, 2019 NRA, Asheville N C Ammoland com Trailblazer Firearms, American Express Trailblazer Firearms

GOA Files Temporary Restraining Order Against Releasing Washington Gun Owners’ Info

Opinion Restraining Order Olympia, Washington –-(Ammoland.com)- Gun Owners of America, today in conjunction with a Pierce County resident, has sued the State of Washington to prevent the personal information of those gun owners that turn in their bump stocks from being released to the public. When the ATF announced, it would be changing the interpretation of a machine to include bump stocks Washington State offered a buyback plan for its residents. Anyone who turned in a bump stock would rec...
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Recipe for "Corriere Della Sera"

Quote: First published on 5 March 1876, Corriere della Sera is one of Italy's oldest newspapers and is Italy's most read newspaper. The existent recipe no longer works, so I tried to make a new one. I'm new to Calibre, so please help me improving this recipe :thanks: Code: #!/usr/bin/env python2 # vim:fileencoding=utf-8 from __future__ import unicode_literals, division, absolute_import, print_function from calibre.web.feeds.news ...
Tags: Books, Italy, Recipes, Corriere della Sera, Ruben Scopacasa, RCS Digital

Complaint filed against the NRA

Bloomberg’s minions have filed a complaint with the IRS over their tax status. John Richardson has the details. More from Sebastian: All I can say is NRA better have its act cleaned up by the time the next hostile administration is in the White House.
Tags: Guns, Uncategorized, Bloomberg, Irs, Nra, John Richardson

Help a friend out

Oleg Volk‘s cat is in serious condition. There’s a fundraiser if you’d like to help.
Tags: Guns, Uncategorized, Oleg Volk

Life in the future

Snopes fact-checks the Babylon Bee. The future is stupid.
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Speaking of Douche Nuke ’em

Ouch: The entire U.S. military could not disarm 17,000 illiterate fanatics in Afghanistan, which has the square miles of one state, but Eric Swalwell is going to disarm tens of millions of wealthy, educated people who can now make guns with a click of a mouse. Good luck, Skippy. — Kirk Freeman (@KirkFreemanLaw) April 10, 2019
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Gun Porn

11 new pocket pistols. That last one is a head-scratcher.
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Error converting catalog

I have a catalog (epub) which i want to convert to pdf. It didn't succeed: error in Python: Spoiler: calibre, version 3.41.0 (win32, embedded-python: True) Conversion error: Mislukt: Boek 1 van 1 (Usenet 2019-W16) converteren Boek 1 van 1 (Usenet 2019-W16) converteren Conversion options changed from defaults: read_metadata_from_opf: u'C:\\Users\\VANDEV~1\\AppData\\Local\\Temp\\calib re_t7okl6\\a4rf7u.opf' verbose: 2 output_profile: 'kobo' cover: u'C:\\Users\\VANDEV~1\\AppData\\L...
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9 NOW Ideas: Pretzel Recipes to Try

Pretzels have been one of my favorite snacks since I was a little kid, and National Pretzel Day is April 26th, so I’m ready to celebrate in a big way with these 9 pretzel recipes. I love all different kinds of pretzels. Pretzel thins with a little hummus, munching on mini pretzels on road trips, and a big soft pretzel from the mall. Nothing beats soft pretzels while you’re walking around the mall. Why are they so good? Cinnamon and sugar is my favorite but I love a good salty one too. I searche...
Tags: Crafts, Zoo, Anne, Pumpkin Spice Pretzel Treats, Midget Momma

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