Entertaining Games for Winter Nights

My friends, how are you doing? I hope you’re not feeling too much stress because of the holiday season and virus situation. I’ve shifted my mindset and decided for the next six weeks to just stay indoors and keep things cozy while we ride out this cold weather and the pandemic. I’m planning on spending those winter nights hanging with my family and a few close friends by the fireplace. In those moments when we’re not staring at our phones, we like to connect with games or puzzles. A family favor...
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Ammo Demand, Message From Federal, CCI, Speer & Remington Pres. Jason Vanderbrink

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)-The President of ammunition manufacturing companies: Federal, CCI, Speer & Remington, Jason Vanderbrink, has a message for ammunition buyers dispelling the rumors about the shortage of ammunition on retail shelves. “We are making ammunition every minute of every day!” “We are making all of the ammunition as fast as we can!” “We are doing our damndest to meet the demand!” “We know, ammo seems hard to come by right now. But rest assured, we are building and shipping...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Sportsman, Brownells, Speer, USA Check, Ammunition News, Shooting Industry News, Optics Planet, CCI Ammunition, Federal Ammunition, Eurooptic, Speer Bullets, Botach Tactical 9mm, Remington Pres Jason Vanderbrink, Federal CCI Speer Remington Jason Vanderbrink

What is Etsy? Everything you need to know before buying or selling on the handmade and vintage e-commerce platform for independent creators

Etsy offers independent business owners interested in crafting and vintage collections an online marketplace. Ekaterina Rabchanyuk/Getty Images Etsy is an online marketplace where independent crafters, artists, and collectors can sell vintage, handmade, or custom-made jewelry, clothing, home décor, art, toys, and more.  Etsy offers a wide variety of shipping options and accepts various payment methods, including credit and debit cards, Etsy gift cards, Apple or Google Pay.  Etsy competes w...
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Reindeer Runs and Free Printable Funny Christmas Gift Tags

Hey there friends, this season is a tough one for many. I’m so sorry if you are going through hard times right now. I’m very sad that my daughter isn’t able to come home to celebrate Christmas with us. I was so looking forward to seeing her as it’s been way too long. But we are going to try and make the best of it and rely on Facetime as much as possible. It’s just going to be so different for so many of us. However your Christmas looks this year, I hope you are able to enjoy a little laughter h...
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[Metadata Source Plugin] browser documentation

Hello, I cannot find documentation in calibre User Manual regarding the Code: browser module used in : Code: from calibre import browser Does anyone know where to find it ? Thks,
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PW4 Using one kindle for two different countries?

I have recently jail broken my PW4. I was wondering if I could use it for my US amazon account and my Japanese account. I also have a permanently uncharged non jailbroken 2016 kindle. That DeDRM should work on. What is the best way to go about this? I do have some experience programming and reversing engineering. So I would be willing to work on it myself assuming it's not a huge permaban risk.
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Friday Night Lights: Dual Tube Spotlight – BNVD-SG

This week on Friday Night Lights we have another installment of Dual Tube Spotlight. Today we will take a look at a particular binocular housing that has a small foothold in the night vision market. Night Vision Devices makes Binocular Night Vision Devices (BNVDs) and we will focus on the BNVD-SG. BNVD-SG Close Up The […] Read More … The post Friday Night Lights: Dual Tube Spotlight – BNVD-SG appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Friday Night Lights, Night Vision, BNVD, Binocular Night Vision Device, BNVD-SG, Night Vision Devices

Unika Vaev’s T-Grid Collection

Unika Vaev expands their acoustic oeuvre with the T-Grid Collection, sound-damping panels that easily attach to any grid style drop ceiling. All products in the T-Grid Collection install with a simple T-clip—compatible with any 2’ x 2’ drop ceiling t grid. T-Grid panels come in a variety of shapes and multiple colors, from fins to tiles to lighted modules and billowing geometric shapes that give ceilings a compelling textural aesthetic. Unika Vaev’s T-Grid panels help ...
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How To Make A Painted Christmas Table Runner

Do you make holiday crafts that you bring out each year to style your Christmas table? We’ve previously shown you how to crochet napkin rings and use evergreen boughs for your holiday place settings. This week we are showing you how to make a Christmas table runner. Holiday crafts are some of my favorite. They are a great way to bring sentimental items and traditions into your home that can be passed down. It’s the little things that the family will often remember. Sentimental ornaments, how th...
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SB Tactical’s Response To The ATF Potential Pistol Brace Ruling

When it comes to 2020 and firearms regulations 2020 has been quite the roller coaster ride. Actually, that is not accurate; a roller coaster is fun and ATF regulations are not. A few weeks ago, we discussed the ATF contradicting previous determinations of SB Tactical braces, and most recently the Buy Build Shoot kits from Polymer 80. […] Read More … The post SB Tactical’s Response To The ATF Potential Pistol Brace Ruling appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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FDR’s ‘Second Bill of Rights’ and UN Declaration Show How ‘Progressives’ View You

Don't settle for inferior imitations and fall for the swindle that governments have legitimate authority to grant rights., iStock-1006474816 U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- Tuesday was Bill of Rights Day, December 15, celebrating the ratification of the first 10 amendments to the Constitution. It’s a day I commemorate every year, either with a column or a post on my The War on Guns blog, sometimes with unexpected results. Case in point: Two years ago I invited readers to “Have a Contemplative Bill ...
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Recovering Calibre preferences from a dead computer?

My laptop died, so I was unable to backup my Calibre library via the export option before switching to a new computer. I have access to my whole library, because it was stored on an external drive, so the books themselves aren't an issue. I do have access to my laptop's hard drive so I was hoping I could copy the preferences over from the applicable folder, but I haven't figured out how yet. I searched older threads but the methods suggested don't seem to be working for me. Any recommendations...
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Doubt about Calibre directory location

Hi :) I have just done a backup of my Calibre setup and i see that i have actually two folders: 1. %userprofile%\documents\Calibre, that contains my books and two files: "metadata.db" and "metadata_db_prefs_backup.json" 2. %userprofile%\Calibre Library, that contains only the two files i mentioned before. What is the use of this last folder? I see the last modification done to the two files in it are from march and november 2020. I need it?
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POTD: Austrian Army Shooting Special Weapons

Photo Of The Day is TFB’s recurring articles where we try to find the best pictures for you. Today we look at shooting with special weapons within the Austrian Army (Bundesheer). We have the 40 mm Grenade Launcher from Steyr and a pump-action shotgun. The shotgun is mainly used with non-lethal rubber shots. The Steyr Grenade Launcher can […] Read More … The post POTD: Austrian Army Shooting Special Weapons appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Ammo InStock: Federal Syntech Action Pistol 9mm 150gr TSJ Ammo Box of 50 $32.99

Check out our Daily Gun & Ammunition Deals page for more savings! Protect your investment in guns & ammo with SecureIt! Federal Syntech Action Pistol 9mm 150gr TSJ Ammo Deal Primary Arms USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Primary Arms has Federal Syntech Action Pistol 9mm 150gr TSJ ammunition in boxes of 50 back in stock and shipping for $32.99. Limit 5 per household. Federal Syntech Action Pistol ammunition is the official ammunition of the USPSA. This Syntech ammunition features unique 150gr TSJ (To...
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21 Democrats Demand They, and all Members of Congress, be Disarmed

21 Democrats Demand They, and all Members of Congress, be Disarmed U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- New Member of Congress, Second Amendment supporter, and Open Carrier, Lauren Boebert, refuses to back down from the Deep State in Washington D.C. She is going to exercise her Second Amendment rights in D.C. and the Capitol.  Now, as a member of the favored few, in Congress, she has rights and privileges most of us do not. She is using her status to fight for the rest of the country, and the Constitutio...
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Magpul D60 Review – 60 Rounds of Glorious Freedom! ~VIDEO

U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Most drum magazines are garbage – thankfully the Magpul D60 isn't most drum mags. When I first saw Magpul announce the D60 a few years back, I was optimistic but still skeptical. While it's true that Magpul set the gold standard for reliability with their PMags, drums are a completely different beast. Plus, my personal experience with drum mags has been less than reassuring, with the majority of the models tested experiencing multiple malfunctions every time they're lo...
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Virtual Hard Disks: potential workaround for cloud storage limitations?

Just something I thought of. On Windows, there's this little feature called a Virtual Hard Disk. Which is.... a disk image. You can mount it, and it works pretty much the same as a physical mounted drive. They are usable with cloud storage. Some people use it as an additional layer of encryption. Which makes me wonder: What would happen if you put a copy of Calibre Portable on a virtual hard drive and then put the VHD onto the cloud storage? But since the cloud is only handling the container f...
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Primary Arms SLx 1×20 Prism Scope with Green Illuminated Reticle

If you’re looking for a Red Dot you might exit the shop with a Green Dot in your bag. Primary Arms Optics has just added the option for a green reticle if that is – or becomes – your preference. The price for the green-illuminated ACSS Cyclops reticle in the SLx 1×20 prism optic is $239.99, […] Read More … The post Primary Arms SLx 1×20 Prism Scope with Green Illuminated Reticle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Ammo InStock: Sellier & Bellot 9mm Luger 124grn FMJ Box of 50 $32.99

Check out our Daily Gun & Ammunition Deals page for more savings! Protect your investment in guns & ammo with SecureIt! Sellier & Bellot 9mm Luger 124grn FMJ Box of 50 USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Primary Arms has Sellier & Bellot 9mm Luger 124grn FMJ ammunition in boxes of 50 back in stock and shipping for $32.99. Limit 5 per household. Sellier & Bellot 9mm Luger 124grn FMJ Sold in over 50 countries and with over 190 years of practice, Sellier & Bellot continues to produce some of the highest qu...
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Kid’s Wooden Floor Easel by Creatology only $29.99 (reg. $69.99) at Michael’s!

Hurry, there is a a great Michael’s deal for the budding artist. Get this Kid’s Wooden Floor Easel by Creatology for only $29.99 (reg. $69.99) at Michael’s! Free in store or curbside pickup, $9.99 same day delivery, or free shipping on $59+ orders. Description: Stimulate your budding artist’s imagination with this wooden floor easel. A must-have... Read More
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How to change image location for html file converted from epub?

Hi, when converting some epub books to html additional directory with images is extracted to /images subfolder. pandoc -s --extract-media=ABC_files ABC.epub -o ABC.html I would like to move all the images to root of ABC_files folder and change their location in html document to new location. What is the easiest way to do that?
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Metadata-editor error?

When using this construction in the .opf: Code:       urn:isbn:9788779797215 the metadata editor in Sigil seems to ignore the identifier. If I remove the id="BookId" from the the metadata editor will recognise the identifier. Is this an error? (I think it must be, since the id="whatever"-construction is legal according to the specs.) Regards, Kim
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Crazy style sheet

I just stumble on an ePub with 16915 coding line in the style sheet for 12240 lines of text (after erasing a lot of font-face{, empty lines and commentary notes). Ever top that? That give text like : Quote: — and the Style number change every line or so! I don't know if I have the courage to finish correcting that ePub.
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150th NRA Annual Meeting & Exhibit Dates Announced

There might be a small ray of sunshine peeking through for 2021 and gun event attendees as the NRA has just announced new dates for their NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits. The event will still be held in Texas but the dates which were originally scheduled for mid-May of 2020 have been moved to September […] Read More … The post 150th NRA Annual Meeting & Exhibit Dates Announced appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Any way to decrease the page margin when viewed in iBooks?

I like to view ePubs in the iBooks app on my iPhone. One thing that bothers me is the left and right page margin is quite big, which means a considerable amount of precious space on iPhone's narrow screen is wasted. I tried to change the css for the html body by something like this: .calibre1 { margin: 0 -10pt; } (.calibre1 is the html body) And it does work in calibre's built-in reader, but it seems to have no effect when I open the epub in iBooks. Any ideas?
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Gun Deals: Nanuk 995 Double Rifle Case Blk/Grph/OD $215.96 FREE Shipping & Returns

Check out our Daily Gun & Ammunition Deals page for more savings! Protect your investment in guns & ammo with SecureIt! Nanuk 995 Double Rifle Case Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Optics Planet has a short time sale on Nanuk 995 Double Rifle Case in Black, Olive, or Graphite at just $215.96 with FREE shipping and returns. That is 41% OFF and even the discount kings at Amazon can not beat this deal. The promotion ends 12/26/2020. Nanuk 995 Double Rifle Case Measuring 52in inside, the NANUK 995 i...
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L.O.L. Surprise! O.M.G. Remix 2020 Collector Edition Jukebox B.B with Music $36.88 Shipped (Reg. $49.88) at Walmart

  This is so adorable! Get the L.O.L. Surprise! O.M.G. Remix 2020 Collector Edition Jukebox B.B with Music $36.88 Shipped (Reg. $49.88) at Walmart Free 2-Day Shipping too! Description: ONE-OF-A-KIND FASHION DOLL: Jukebox B.B. is one-of-a-kind; dripping in gold from head to toe, from her sparkling, golden highlights in her hair to the intricate gold-colored stitching... Read More
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error loading just one particular book

I'm stuck at caliber version 3.48 because my Mac is limited to OS 10.11.6. Recently got the below errors while trying to load a specific book. It opens in calibre's reader fine. I opened it in the editor and did some of the automatic repairs. But when I try and load it to my paper white I still get the following error. Any ideas? calibre, version 3.48.0 ERROR: Error: Error communicating with device [Errno 5] Input/output error: '/Volumes/Kindle/documents/author' Traceback (most recent call l...
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Mystery and Crime Kabel, Walther: Harald Harst (096) - Der tote Kanarienvogel. V1.0 [German] 18.12.2020

Der tote Kanarienvogel. »Dort hängt schon einer der Steckbriefe,« sagte Harald Harst am Morgen des 11. Mai früh sieben Uhr zu mir, als wir uns auf dem Wege zur Alfströmschen Villa befanden, wo uns in der vergangenen Nacht Doktor Berthold Finster entwischt war. »Die Polizei arbeitet fabelhaft schnell. Sehen wir uns den Steckbrief mal an«. Das rotumrandete Plakat war an der Litfaßsäule von sehr harmlosen Reklamezetteln eingerahmt, hing zwischen Anpreisungen von Gardinen, Eßbestecken, Hosenträger...
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