TFB Review: New Microtech TAC-P Self-Defense Emergency Tool

Recently TFB reviewed the New Benchmade Mini SOCP Dagger. Today it’s time to review a brand new and somewhat similar product from Microtech Knives. Microtech are most famous for their automatic knives, and their R&D department seems to have a strong imagination and the possibility to introduce new products, finishes, serrations and blades. The Microtech […] Read More … The post TFB Review: New Microtech TAC-P Self-Defense Emergency Tool appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Knife Rights: Knife Manufacturing and Distribution as “Essential Infrastructure?”

Knife Rights: Knife Manufacturing and Distribution as “Essential Infrastructure?” U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-  The recent inclusion of “workers supporting the operation of firearm or ammunition product manufacturers, retailers, importers, distributors, and shooting ranges” in the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency’s (CISA) Guidance on the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce highlighted the challenges facing some knife manufacturers, retailers, ...
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GotBot goes Live 04/02/2020: Super Megatron, Mysterious Earthrise 2 Pack and a Lady jazz?

Tonight on GotBot Goes Live we had fun talking about many topics. We addressed the King Poseidon and Devastator combined modes. We discussed the Netflix WFC Ultra Magnus repaint, as well as, a couple offering from TFC and Newage.
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Concealed Carry Corner: Top 4 Things Worth Paying Extra For Carrying Concealed

Throughout the years, I have tried a fair number of products and really wish I wouldn’t have spent money on certain items. I think we all have a junk shelf in our gun room with old holsters or parts we thought would be a great addition to a concealed carry loadout, but ended up being […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Top 4 Things Worth Paying Extra For Carrying Concealed appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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POTD: Machine Guns in Saber Strike

Photo Of The Day – all it takes to take a great photo is sometimes to be there at the right time, at the right location. Sometimes easier said than done. Today we look at pictures from the Norwegian Army as they train with other units and nationalities in Latvia. Below we can see Company C […] Read More … The post POTD: Machine Guns in Saber Strike appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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1 MIN reading: Krishna will hear your prayer

A widow from a poor village in Bengal did not have enough money to pay for her son’s bus fare, and so when the boy started going to school, he would have to walk through the forest all on his own. In order to reassure him, she said: ‘Don’t be afraid of the forest, my […]
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Book Cover is over-riding first page graphic

Hey, I am publishing an Epub book on Amazon Kindle and have made the conversion in Calibre and debugged. However, here is my problem: I have inserted a B&W image of the Book Cover on the first page of my Word docx manuscript and after Epub conversion when I preview the book in Kindle Preview3 the actual Book Cover appears and the B&W first page image does not show up. Suggestions? Thx.
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USCCA Applauds Record Gun Sales in March

Thousands of Americans are buying millions of dollars worth of arms and ammunition. West Bend, WI -(AmmoLand.com)- The United States Concealed Carry Association (USCCA), which boasts more than 325,000 members and provides self-defense training to millions of responsible American gun owners, released the following statement today about the news of record gun sales in the month of March: “When times are challenging in our society, it causes people to look inward at their own personal security an...
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Missing Photos in .epub

I have used Calibre to create my eBook, and everything appears fine in the photography chapter I have where all 63 images appear, but when I open the epub file in Apple Books, there are only 3 images. Why reason this might be happening?
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How Family Can Propel You To The Elite Of The Legal Profession

From Appalachia to the top of the legal profession and back again.
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Below the Radar: The PLEA Act

Warning Take Action Call Protest United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- One way for anti-Second Amendment legislation to sneak past the radar of Second Amendment supporters is for the anti-Second Amendment extremist in office to engage in a form of “microtargeting.” Like the form used in advertising, anti-Second Amendment microtargeting aims at a very small portion of the whole, aiming to get a result without a lot of fighting. This is what Representative Eliot Engel has done with HR 2670, the PLEA...
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At Home, on the Street, by Day, and by Night – More Self Defense Gun Stories

At Home, on the Street, by Day, and by Night- More Self Defense Gun Stories U.S.A.– (Ammoland.com)- You didn't see this news covered by the mainstream media, but again this week, responsible gun owners defended themselves and the people they love. Self-defense instructor Jeff Street joins the Self Defense Gun Stories Podcast to look at four new examples. Were these gun owners lucky, or were they well trained? (21-minute audio) These victims saved lives because they had a gun..and good habits...
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Sheriff Villanueva Backs off Closure Order for Gun Stores, Again

LA Sheriff Villanueva's official statement posted on Twitter 26 March, 2020. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- The Sheriff of Los Angeles County in California, Alex Villanueva, has backed away from his emergency order closing gun stores. This is the second time he has done so. This time he gives the Trump Administration the credit for opening the stores. From ktla.com: He said the move was prompted by memorandum issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Saturday that designated workers sup...
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Defense Distributed Launches The “Netflix of Guns”

Defense Distributed Liberator Pistol Houston, TX –-(Ammoland.com)- The company that started the 3D gun craze a few years back with its single fire pistol, the Liberator, is back online. Defense Distributed has rolled out a new version of its Defcad website. Defcad is the non-profit's online repository of files that lets users print firearms using 3D printers. The Obama administration shut down the Defcad website by claiming that the file repository violated the International Traffic in Arms R...
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Historical Fiction Erckmann-Chatrian: Madame Therese. (german) V1. 2 Apr 2020.

Madame Thérèse ist ein historischer Roman des französischen Autorenpaares Erckmann-Chatrian aus dem Jahr 1863. Die hier verwendete Ausgabe wurde von Ludwig Pfau übersetzt. Die Illustrationen sind von Édouard Riou und Georges-Léon-Alfred Perrichon (1830-1907). Die verwendete Auflage erschienen 1869 bei J. Hetzel in Paris und der Buchhandlung J. Noiriel in Straßburg. Spoiler: Es wird eine Episode aus dem Ersten Koalitionskrieg (1792–1797) geschildert. In Anstatt stoßen ein Detachement der...
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The Great Masking: Designers Collaborate to Fight the Pandemic

Editor’s Note:Over the past two weeks, Covid-19 has descended like a pall over all of our day-to-day realities, shuttering schools, prohibiting movement, and pretty much grinding the economy to a halt. At Designer Pages Media, we’ve done our best to go about business as usual, but—as nothing is as it used to be—we’ve decided to acknowledge this new reality and begin running stories on how the pandemic is affecting the design community. There’s lots of news to share, some of it encouraging, some...
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Lawton OK Bans Sale Of Guns & Ammo Closes Academy Sports

U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Don Spencer, president of the Oklahoma Second Amendment Association recently released a video recapping OK2A's efforts to defeat recent encroachments on the Second Amendment Rights of Oklahoma citizens. In the video, Don recounts how he has challenged efforts of Lawton, OK government officials to shut down the local Academy Sports because it sells guns and ammunition. This was done by Lawton government officials as a response to the Coronavirus outbreak, but according ...
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Hello, I have converted my docx file to Epub and run the Epub check. All seems to be fine and looks good with one problem. My Author page has a 3"h x2.75"w 150 ppi photo with 8 lines of 12pt single spaced copy below - Style Normal. The Calibre viewer shows the page as it should be. However, when I view it on Kindle Previewer3 the Photo takes up more than half the page and the copy breaks after the first paragraph and is moved to the next page. I have checked the Word doc and all the paragr...
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TFB Behind The Gun Podcast Episode #1: James Reeves – TFBTV

As I alluded to last week in my SHTF rifle post, TFB is proud to announce Behind The Gun – a weekly podcast that focuses on fact-based conversations with influential leaders within the firearms industry. Our goal was to take the informative yet entertaining style from TFB and TFBTV to ask questions and listen to the […] Read More … The post TFB Behind The Gun Podcast Episode #1: James Reeves – TFBTV appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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25% off Crayola Twistables Crayons Coloring Set, 24 Count {Amazon}

  Lots of imaginative play on Amazon! These would be great to keep the kids busy at home. Get 25% off Crayola Twistables Crayons Coloring Set, 24 Count, and they are in stock now at Amazon. Ships free with Prime or orders $25+ Description: CRAYOLA TWISTABLES CRAYONS: never need sharpening just twist to keep the... Read More Read more about 25% off Crayola Twistables Crayons Coloring Set, 24 Count {Amazon}
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Hi everyone, No way to correctly convert a PDF in an AZW format (I have a kindle 2nd gen.). Calibre says it's done but the result is unreadable. Do you have some tips? Passing by an intermediate format? Many thanks for your help. Y
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SIG Sauer RXP XCompact vs XCompact – What’s The Difference?

Over the last 10 months or so, I have carried the XCompact from SIG Sauer and it has become one of the top carry guns I own. The P320 series is one of the more modular pistol designs on the market today with the ability to change out most components to create a truly unique […] Read More … The post SIG Sauer RXP XCompact vs XCompact – What’s The Difference? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Problem building Sigil from source

Hello everyone, I have a problem when trying to build Sigil from source on Fedora 31. I think I installed everything right, but when I enter the following command : Code: cmake -G "Unix Makefiles" -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release ../sigil-src I always get this error : Quote: CMake Error at src/CMakeLists.txt:746 (add_executable): Target "sigil" links to target "Qt5::WebEngine" but the target was not found. Perhaps a find_package() call is missing f...
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NICOTIANA SYLVESTRIS - The Flowering Tobacco plant

Nicotiana sylvestris - the flowering tobacco plant Nicotiana sylvestris is an imposing yet stunning flowering half-hardy annual, and is believed to be one of the parents of Nicotiana tabacum, the plant used in modern tobacco production. Nicotiana tabacum does not exists in the wild and is only found in cultivation. Nicotiana sylvestris - botanical illustration Native to Argentina, Nicotiana sylvestris is a leafy plant which can grow up to  5 ft tall. Its stout stems carry ly...
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Record NICS Checks Recorded For March 2020 – COVID-19 Crisis

It is not a secret that retailers and distributors have seen a surge in sales for firearms and ammunition in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. Uncertainty causes people to prepare for worst-case situations. And fortunately, in the United States, the citizenry has the right to purchase arms to defend themselves against enemies of […] Read More … The post Record NICS Checks Recorded For March 2020 – COVID-19 Crisis appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Aura H2O SD Card or Battery or both?

My H20 is exhibiting very strange behaviour that my forum research has not helped me figure out yet. Some inputs from those more experienced will help. I'll just post the problem I am having right now first, but more context regarding the life story of this device follows, in case it is relevant. Screen is completely blank. Trying to power on does not result in white-black-white flash. LED does not blink, just stays on and then goes off. Manual reset (the tap method) does not work. When connec...
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From pruning ferns to feeding camelias, here’s what to do in the garden this week

 1. Cut off the old fern fronds nearly to the ground, so new ones, called fiddleheads, can come up unencumbered. Clean out any dead leaves from other plants as well. For instance, the old flower stems and leaf bases on birds of paradise become unsightly with time can be removed fairly easily with a sideways tug. Even houseplants, such as parlor palms, look better with some grooming. Remove dead leaf bases after they have dried. This cleanup treatment makes a wonderful, refreshing difference in t...
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Transformers Studio Series COMBINED Devastator Review by PrimeVsPrime

Just in from PrimeVsPrime we have the inevitable Transformers Studio Series COMBINED Devastator Review! Watch now to see how all the Constructicon figures the Bayverse come together.
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Monster Ammunition Sale/Deals Page for April 2020 ~ Get It While You Can!

Steinel Ammunition's 458 SOCOM line-up USA – -(Ammoland.com)- It has been a crazy few weeks of ammunition sales. Many places are just plain sold out!! If you are like us and still need ammo for testing and competition as well as our own stash there are still deals to be found if you hunt around or are will to backorder. Here are some ammunition deals we like. No long descriptions just the product photo and links. I will start with some deals you may have seen but are worth repeating. Click o...
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