Popular Series Tracking Site FictFact shutting down tomorrow

According to their Facebook website 2 hours ago, people have until tomorrow to back up their information. I know many have used FictFact for years to track new releases of their favorite series due to their interactive calendars. The Facebook post announcement
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Concealed Carry Corner: How Much Ammo Should You Carry Daily?

I’ve seen this debate online a few different times. People saying they either need little to no ammo or 17 back up magazines on their person at all times. Now I know everyone’s different and you may not agree with me one way or another. That’s okay though. We as a community can talk about […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: How Much Ammo Should You Carry Daily? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Powerful and Moving Book Puts Persuasive Faces on Defensive Gun Uses

Elitist antis ridicule “yeehaws” who think they could defend themselves or their loved ones against this. Meet some people who could and did. (Real Crime Press, Inc.) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Gene Weingarten of The Washington Post wrote that the Second Amendment is the ‘refuge of bumpkins and yeehaws who like to think they are protecting their homes against imagined swarthy marauders desperate to steal their flea-bitten sofas from rotting front door porches,’” the preface to Robert A. Water...
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Fools Paradise – BTTFOOL

Fools Paradise has announced their latest collectible's pre-order - the BTTFOOL . This one appears to be a mashup of Dragon Ball Z and Back to the Future. Lowfool is dressed as Doc Brown, while Kids is Marty McFly. And in Fools Paradise style, the vehicle (the DeLorean) is represented by a coin-operated ride. The figures measure nearly 14-inches tall for Lowfool and 8 inches tall for Kids.  Limited to a run of 498 pieces, you can currently pre-order these via the above link. They'll run you $...
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Gun Nuts Guide To Privacy & Safety: Encryption, Virus & Spyware Protection – Part 3

Opinion Firefox Private Mode U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-In part 2 of AmmoLand's guide to Privacy, we took a look at VPNs, DNS servers, and password managers. In this part of the guide we will be discussing how to protect your privacy on your computer and your internet-enabled devices. Although these techniques will not keep you totally safe, they do go a long way in protecting your privacy. What most people do not know is that every time you go to a website your device downloads all text and pi...
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Lee Greenwood Performs At 107th Annual First Lady’s Luncheon Honoring Mrs. Trump

For the second year in a row, Greenwood delivered an inspiring rendition of ‘God Bless The U.S.A.’ to over 1,8000 esteemed members and guests at the Washington Hilton on behalf of The Congressional Club. Luncheon entertainment also featured moving performances from Michael W. Smith and Nicole C. Mullen. Lee Greenwood Performs At 107th Annual First Lady’s Luncheon Honoring Mrs. Trump WASHINGTON, D.C. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Lee Greenwood delivered another distinguished performance of ‘God Bless Th...
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Shockwave Lab SL-52 Upgrade For LG-EX Dai Atlas - No More Empty Legs!

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Egyptian Military Industries

Egyptian military industry dates back to ancient times of the pharaohs’ era. As recorded on papyrus inscriptions and antiquarian artifacts, they produced defensive and offensive military equipment from warships to bows and arrows, steel swords and shields to use in their battles which they recorded on the walls of their temples spread along the Nile […] Read More … The post Egyptian Military Industries appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Blue Moon Hooligan’s Hideout

Bwana Spoons and Gravy Toys have announced the release of Blue Moon Hooligan's Hideout . "Hooligan's Hideout is meant to be a safe place for my buddy Private Hooligan to chill, and has become a home for my little Jungle Goobers critters." Made in Japan and cast in Blue Moon sofubi vinyl, this piece can be purchased for $55.00 via Gravy Toys. 
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Kobo Glo Multitouch

Hi I just got a hand-me down Kobo Glo that I would like to use to read scanned pdfs. It would be sooo much better if it would pinch /zoom etc. Firmware is 4.13.12638. I found a few old pages on patching the Glo with much older firmware. So.. Is this possible with recent firmware? Can firmware be downgraded to a much older version that had patches for multitouch? Should i just forget about it. BTW I am a seasoned Linux user just not sure what my options are. TIA Glenn
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POTD: US Troops Train with German Weapons – HK P8 & G36

Today we have some cool photos of US and German troops training with each other. US troops from the South Carolina National Guard fire the Heckler and Koch P8 9mm pistol (adopted by the Bundeswehr in 1994) and the HK G36 (adopted in 1996). They’re taking part in the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge qualification, March […] Read More … The post POTD: US Troops Train with German Weapons – HK P8 & G36 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Threezero – Game of Thrones 1/6 scale Jon Snow Pre-Order

Threezero has announced pre-order details for their Game of Thrones 1/6th scale Jon Snow collectible figure. The figure go up on their site beginning on May 17th 2019 at 9:00am Hong Kong Time (that's 9:00PM ET on May 16th). The figure is priced at $188.00 (orders from them will include worldwide shipping). This collectible figure features an updated, authentically detailed likeness (of actor Kit Harrington as Jon Snow) to the character’s appearance in Seasons 7 & 8 of the hit HBO television ...
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Chocolate Mascarpone Tart

Quick & easy to make. You have to refrigerate before eating. [Author: Super Madcow]
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Just bought a Kindle Oasis!

I just bought a Kindle Oasis 2, 32 gb, wifi and wireless. I love it! It is so much faster than any other reader I have ever used, including my former Paperwhite. Nice to meet you all!
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GOA to SCOTUS: Don’t “Balance” the 2A with Gun Control

Opinion By Jordan Stein Editors Note; The case NYSRPA v. New York City is backed by the NRA in corrdination with the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association. Bill de Blasio, Mayor of New York City, the defendant in the case NYSRPA v. New York City. USA – (AmmoLand.com)- Gun Owners Foundation and Gun Owners of America have filed an amicus brief before the Supreme Court in NYSRPA v. New York City. New York is known for its onerous gun control, like a so-called “assault weapon” ban and univer...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, America, Lawsuits, Nra, Carter, McDonald, Heller, New York City New York, Gun Rights News, Gun Owners of America, Supreme -RSB- Court, NYSRPA, Amicus Curiae Briefs, Jordan Stein

Knock It Off and Protect the NRA Wall

Opinion by Carrie Lightfoot Knock It Off and Protect the NRA Wall USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- I’m surprised and disappointed at how quickly and blindly so many grab on to the misinformation about the NRA that’s put forth and paid for by Bloomberg and those foaming at the mouth to take away our Second Amendment. If you didn’t know, they are the source of all the lies that we see flooding the news. This tactic of intentionally spreading misinformation to discredit an enemy is no different from what...
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At Home, at Work, by Day, and by Night- More Self Defense Gun Stories

At Home, at Work, by Day, and by Night- More Self Defense Gun Stories U.S.A.– (Ammoland.com)- Here is the news you won't get from the mainstream media. Again this week, responsible gun owners defend themselves and the people they love. Self-defense instructor Andee Reardon O'Brion joins the Self Defense Gun Stories Podcast to look at four new examples. Were these gun owners lucky, or did they have a plan and training?  What can we learn from their experience? (21-minute audio) These victims ...
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Secure your guns, people

An 8 year-old shot his mother because some dumbass left an unsecured gun in his vehicle.
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Nobody tell her

Kamala Harris pledges to ban AR-15 imports by executive order if she becomes president. That’s already been done.
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Where Great Britain Used to Be

The police confiscated what mostly appear to be kitchen knives. And a spoon.
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No one ever claimed that

Noted Firearms Expert Joe Biden correctly asserts that you are not entitled to a gun. Your socialist is showing.
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Holster wars

I find this to be generally true: in this day and age, leather is a sexual preference, not a valid holster material. Look, I get it. A custom made, tooled leather holster is classic. Its pure sexiness (see? Sexual preference.). Even for CCW use, its suboptimal, for a hundred different reasons that people in the training community (you know, people that actually practice this shit) have belabored. If youre still wearing a leather holster, thats fine, just acknowledge your fetish. Not the part abo...
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Trump’s Justice Department is asking SCOTUS to strike down NY gun law. Two things from Trump in a week? Wow.
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Creepy Foreign Affairs

Art by A.F. Branco USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Creepy Foreign Affairs. Some feel that money could be influencing Biden’s light-hearted attitude toward relations with China when he alluded that they are no threat. Creepy Foreign Affairs   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....
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Home Page Load Times

I just got a Clara HD last weekend. I mainly read fan fiction in epub format and have about 3000 'books' loaded on. However, I'm finding the load times from the home page to be really slow. Over a minute slow. Whenever I click on either My Books or My Collections it takes over a minute to load these pages, long enough for me to actually wonder if I clicked it. Once that page is loaded it's happy to scroll through the different collections and books without any trouble. It's just the Home page w...
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Lent: Jo Walton's new novel is Dante's Groundhog Day

I love Hugo and Nebula-Award winner Jo Walton's science fiction and fantasy novels (previously) and that's why it was such a treat to inaugurate my new gig as an LA Times book reviewer with a review of her latest novel, Lent, a fictionalized retelling of the live of Savonarola, who reformed the Florentine church in the 1490s, opposing a corrupt Pope, who martyred him (except in Walton's book, and unbeknownst to Savonarola himself, Savonarola is a demon who is sent back to Hell when he is martyr...
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Dooku: Jedi Lost Makes Me Wish There Were More Prequels to The Phantom Menace

The Phantom Menace is on the precipice of turning 20 years old. The lasting legacy of what it added (for better and worse) to Star Wars’ rich tapestry is still being debated today, but the recent release of another bit of prequel storytelling has had me thinking about something: Why aren’t we getting more stories…Read more...
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Team Ruger Dominates 2019 PSA Shootout

Team Ruger competitor James McGinty grabbed first place in the Stock Auto division with a time of 89.41. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) is pleased to announce that Team Ruger won several division titles at this year's PSA Shootout Match held at the Palmyra Sportsmen's Club in Annville, PA. The PSA Shootout is a fast-paced match consisting of six stages with 25-35 targets of knockdown steel per stage. Team Ruger competitor James McGinty grabbed first place in ...
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