"Delete unused stylesheet classes" problems with overloaded styles

I was looking at an ePub with these styles: (passes ePubCheck , no warnings). Code: .width-auto-rw .pc-rw { width: auto; } .width-10-rw { width: 9%; } .pc-rw { margin: 0; padding: 0; } .pc-rw img { width: 100%; margin: 0; padding: 0; } .pc-rw table { width: 100%; margin: 0; padding: 0; } .pc-rw p { text-align: left; } Used e.g. here to display an ornament: Code:                           I run "Delete unused stylesheet classes" and the styles are reduced to Code: ...
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PJ Harvey (2021) Reading Challenge

  I really love reading challenges because of the way it stretches your reading comfort zone, but I've always sucked at actually completing them. In 2015, over at Goodreads, we kicked off our most outrageous challenge ever, borrowing The Beatles Reading Challenge from another group I was a part of, which had turned their songs into reading tasks. And 2016, we whipped up The Reading Challenge. (I really sucked at this one. I couldn't even complete one album, but man was it fun trying!). A...
Tags: Books, England, California, Ministry Of Defence, David Bowie, Vietnam, Catherine, PJ Harvey, Harvey, Yuri, Ministry of Social Affairs, Goodreads, Ani DiFranco, Margo Orlando Littell, Battleship Hill

TFB Review: Inforce Wild2 Weapon Mounted Light

In the world of weapon lights, there are some pretty big names from SureFire to Streamlight. They both offer some great options for both pistol and rifle lights. I am a big fan of both the SureFire X300 line of weapon lights or Streamlight’s TLR-1 HL offerings. Inforce broke into the weapon-mounted light market a […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Inforce Wild2 Weapon Mounted Light appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, Flashlights, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, Light Review, Weapon Light, Semi-Auto, Inforce, Inforce Wild2

My 25 most important points

    Paulo Coelho’s fans often refer to his books as inspiring and life-changing. His words speak to everyone in a different way and everyone has their own favourite passages – as demonstrated by the number of quotes from his books that can be found all over the internet. Photo: Alex Stephen Teuscher 1. When […]
Tags: Books, News, Stories, Paulo Coelho, Alex Stephen Teuscher

Finding books with only one tag

I had the syntax for this, but forgot it. Does anyone know? :thanks:
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Low cost e-ink device with best browser?

I'm looking to upgrade my web browsing experience from a Kindle 4 and wondering what my options are. A Paperwhite is unlikely to be a much of an improvement in the browser department, but what other devices are out there that don't break the bank that have a decent browser? I'm fine with older and/or second hand devices. A hard upper limit is $170, since at that price I might as well just get a Hisense A5. I'm more looking at something in the $50 to $100ish range. Suggestions?
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*BOSK* Majestic Trees, Falling Leaves Strategy Board Game

Nature themed games are some of my favorites for gameschooling.  They are a wonderful supplement to a holistic, curiosity led, interest driven way of studying science out in the natural world through observation and experience.   Bosk is a beautiful game about trees, our favorite element of nature.  I’m a native Oregonian and am also a […]
Tags: Crafts, Games, Science, Board Games, Strategy games, Homeschool, Gameschooling, Bosk

Wheelgun Wednesday: Need For Speed with the .22 Jet

Getting Fast with the S&W Model 53 I was taking a break at a hunting base camp resupplying to go after elk after a hard week of hunting mule deer in deep snow, when the camp cook brought out a revolver to show us after dinner.  At first, I thought it was just a nice […] Read More … The post Wheelgun Wednesday: Need For Speed with the .22 Jet appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns

Area 419 Maverick and the Hellfire System, Taming Recoil and Sound

U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- If you’ve never heard of Area 419, I really don’t know what you’re doing with your life. But, for those that haven’t Area 419 has been making some of the best precision rifle builds, reloading equipment, and a slew of really innovative accessories primarily tailored to the PRS or long-range rifle shooter. What I really like about their products is you can tell that they are shooters, and address real issues that shooters have. They don’t randomly throw a bunch of crap...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Steyr, Creedmoor, Firearm News, Alabama Arsenal, Dead Air Nomad, Dead Air Keymo, Silencerco Hybrid Rex Silentium, PRC Area

POTD: Swedish Marines in “Archipelago Endeavor” Exercise

Photo Of The Day – and we’re kicking off with a KSP58 Machine Gun in the hands of a Swedish Marine above. This machine gun has been in use by the Swedish Armed Forces since 1958 and is essentially an FN Herstal MAG. The gun is chambered in 7.62×51mm NATO. It’s a fun fact that […] Read More … The post POTD: Swedish Marines in “Archipelago Endeavor” Exercise appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Training, Marine, Nato, Swedish Armed Forces, Photo of the Day, Ak5, KSP58, Archipelago Endeavor, Swedish Marines

A hunter who walked away after shooting a teen watching the sunset is charged with homicide

A hunter loading his gun. Kirill Kukhmar/TASS (Photo by Kirill Kukhmar\TASS via Getty Images A 52-year-old hunter was charged with homicide on Wednesday, two months after he shot and killed a teenager who was watching the sunset with his girlfriend at a state park in Pennsylvania, prosecutors said. Prosecutors identified Kenneth Troy Heller as the hunter who shot the teen. Heller has agreed to be held without bail and is set to enter into a plea agreement at his arraignment in April, the d...
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, Trends, Pennsylvania, Arkansas, Hunting, Homicide, Jason, Bucks County, TASS, Heller, Matt Weintraub, Weintraub, Nockamixon State Park, Kirill Kukhmar

A hunter who walked away after shooting a teen while he was watching the sunset is charged with homicide

File photo of hunter loading his gun in Russia Kirill Kukhmar/TASS (Photo by Kirill Kukhmar\TASS via Getty Images A 52-year-old hunter was charged with homicide months after shooting and killing a teenager at a state park in Pennsylvania.  Prosecutors identified Kenneth Troy Heller as the hunter who shot the teen while he waited for the sunset with his girlfriend.  Troy has agreed to be held without bail until his April arraignment, where he will enter into a plea agreement.  Visit Busines...
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, Russia, Trends, Pennsylvania, Arkansas, Hunting, Homicide, Jason, Bucks County, TASS, Troy, Heller, Matt Weintraub, Weintraub

Calibre Lite Dev

This is a request to find and hire a Calibre developer, that is, someone with Calibre custom programming experience. Our requirement is to first strip away all of Calibre's textbook management features, anything and everything except the ability to properly display a single EPUB document. We'll call what's left Calibre Lite with a link to full-featured Calibre. A detailed requirements document for Calibre Lite is available. Second, we need to make this Calibre Lite accessible to the disabled. ...
Tags: Books, Calibre, Lite, Wilsonville, Peter Shikli, Access2online Inc, Calibre Lite, SW Town Center Loop East Suite

Calibre is changing the file type of my zip files

I have added a book in pdf format to Calibre. I am trying to add a zip file to the book as well but Calibre keeps changing the format to CBZ. The zip file just contains a couple of jpegs. I would have been happy to not have to zip up the jpegs but Calibre only allows one file of each format. On the topic of format limitations, why does Calibre not allow more than one file of the same format. I have books in PDF format that also have a solutions manual in PDF format that I would like to include w...
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Not enough space to export/backup library. How to do partial backup?

My laptop has a 220GB SSD. My Calibre library takes up 88 GB of space. Right now there’s only about 66 GB remaining space on my laptop. I can’t completely back up my Calibre Library (using the "export your data" function). Is there a way I can do part-by-part backups of my Calibre library? Maybe I can back up 35 GB of the books that are low-priority reading. Just to be clear, I don't want to just save the epub/pdf/azw files, but also the metadata associated with them (e.g. comments, date adde...
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It is On! WildProtest For January 6th, 2021 in DC is ON ~ VIDEO

U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The WILDPROTEST is on to Stop the Steal, the theft of the 2020 presidential election.  The massive rally is being coordinated and is on for January 6th, 2021 on the Capitol steps in D.C. starting at 10 am, scheduled to go to 5 p.m. More info at www.wildprotest.com On Monday, I heard it mentioned on the Rush Limbaugh Show. Today, Tuesday, it was highlighted on the Hannity show. The tech oligarchs and Media may censor Constitutionalists, but the American equivalent of t...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Virginia, US, Department Of Defense, Reagan, Arizona, Winston Churchill, Army, Dc, Panama, Dunkirk, Arlington Cemetery, Metro, Trump, Lincoln Memorial

2020 Reflections & 2021 Intentions

2020 sure gave all of us plenty of time for stillness and reflection, didn’t it. And perhaps that’s what we all needed. I remember in the beginning of the year reading stories of a virus in China and didn’t think much about it other than hoping they contained it and all would be fine. I remember saying to several friends “no worries, it won’t reach us” but oh my how I was so wrong. Who could have imagined a virus would shut down the modern world? I remember in early March coming back from a five...
Tags: Crafts, Etsy, California, China, Musings, Thoughts, Emily, Eckhart Tolle, Florida Keys, Michael Singer

Firearms to be Claimed in Michigan Crime Lab by January, 2021

Firearms to be Claimed in Michigan Crime Lab by January, 2021 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Every month, the Michigan State Police (MSP) are required to publish a list of firearms the state intends to dispose of. These are firearms that have not been claimed. The publication is a notice to any owners of the firearms so they may be claimed. Here is the notice from the site. Public Notice of Intent to Dispose of Firearms site: Public Notice of Intent to Dispose of Firearms The information below...
Tags: Guns, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Michigan, Msp, Michigan State Police, State Police, Weingarten, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing, Michigan State Police MSP, Gun destruction, Public Notice of Intent to Dispose of Firearms

Lessons From Amazon: A Little Know-How Goes A Long Way

Have you ever ordered a gun-related tool or accessory on Amazon only to have some assembly or modification required?  Reading product reviews can be a good source of entertainment in some cases, and cringe-worthy in others, as people give products a bad review for not fitting the intended purpose of the buyer.  In numerous instances, […] Read More … The post Lessons From Amazon: A Little Know-How Goes A Long Way appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Amazon, Diy, Guns, Editorial, Other Gear & Gadgets, Armorers Tools, Know-How, DIY modifications

28 for 2021

Omar Arbel’s 28 Table Lamp is just one of the many incarnations of this inventive and illuminating blown glass fixture for Bocci. At first glance, 28 appears to be a flawless spheroid, but closer inspection reveals slight imperfections —spontaneous distortions intended and achieved via subtle manipulations in temperature and direction of air flow during manufacture. The shade thus manifests an otherworldly aesthetic, with “an interior landscape of satellite shapes, including an...
Tags: Books, Lamp, Lighting, Table & Floor Lamps, Table Lamp, Bocci, Blown Glass Lamp, Bocci 28, Milk Glass Diffuser, Omar Arbel

Donnie Vincent Named True Velocity Brand Ambassador ~VIDEO

U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- GARLAND, TX (December 21, 2020) – Acclaimed explorer, biologist, conservationist, filmmaker, and sportsman Donnie Vincent has partnered with Texas-based composite-cased ammunition manufacturer True Velocity to help spread the word about the company’s groundbreaking technology and demonstrate how manufacturing and design innovations are shaking up the ammo industry. “I’m very particular with the gear that I use, and the brands with which I choose to align myself. First ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Nepal, Alaska, Bangladesh, Vincent, U S Army, Garland, Adak, Donnie, Bengal Tigers, Shooting Industry News, Pat Hogan, Pacific Salmon, True Velocity, Garland Texas Founded

Calibre Companion Cannot Find My Reader

I've been using Calibre with Calibre Companion for years now. I have Calibre Companion installed on both my Android Tablet & Android Phone. I have used the paid version of FB Reader very successfully for years. Now, all of a sudden, CC cannot find FB Reader & I can't figure out why. My Tablet is a Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 from 2019 running Android Version 10. Calibre Companion Version is (410) FB Reader version is 3.0.29 from December 24, 2020. I've tried uninstalling/reinstalling ...
Tags: Books, Samsung, Karen, Calibre Companion, Calibre Companion Version, My Tablet

Antique languages in epub

Hello! I hope somebody can help with this: it is there some recommendation/best practice about dealing with words in an antique language in an epub? And by 'antique language' I don't mean Latin nor Classic Greek, but beauties like Hittite or Phyrgian--so, I suspect that both spelling and pronunciation are dubious, and for specialists... However, I feel that they ought to be got out of the way of the spell-checker, and if one were to use a text-to-speech :blink: Any help will be appreciated...
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Find and replace first x instances of each word from a list of words

I'm trying to underline the first x instances of each word from a list of words (over 1000 words). Using the Regex-function mode in the Editor Find/Replace I have been able to find and replace all instances of a word with: Code: word to underline the word. However, I'd like to be able to underline only the first or second instance of each word. This is the code I have that replaces all instances: Find: Code: >[^]+
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Sportsman’s Warehouse BOUGHT by the Great American Outdoors Group

In the brick ‘n mortar retail landscape for firearms and sporting goods, there are only so many options for hunters and shooters to choose from in buying their gear. If you want that in-person touch when purchasing your gear – aside from Mom ‘n Pop shops – you are likely looking at Cabela’s, Bass Pro, […] Read More … The post Sportsman’s Warehouse BOUGHT by the Great American Outdoors Group appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Press Releases, Cabela, Cabelas, Bass Pro, Sportsman's Warehouse, Great American Outdoors Group

iPad Anyone buy the new iPad Air?

Anyone buy the new iPad Air? I’ve never owned one of the Air models. I currently have an old original iPad Pro 9.7 and the iPad mini 5. I love my mini 5 for reading, but it is a bit too small for heavy internet browsing. I find myself now using my iPad Pro 9.7 for most of my internet browsing, and not using my MacBook Pro for browsing as much as I once did. The iPad Pro 9.7 is getting pretty old and the technology is showing its age. I found out I can trade-in the Pro toward a new Air and get $1...
Tags: Books, Air, Apple Devices, Hdr

How to convert a MIDI guitar into a QWERTY keyboard

From George The KA: After putting up the Christmas tree early with the kids, I spent a few hours this Sunday afternoon on another geeky techno-music experiment: building a program converts any MIDI guitar into a customizable computer keyboard. Although getting this to work coding-wise was not difficult, the hard part was figuring out how to map a guitar to a keyboard. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Diy, Keyboards, Guitars, Diy Projects, Midi, Qwerty, Music Technology, Cool Hacks, Smokin' Keyboards

Why is The Mysterious Affair at Styles offline when it's legal to be here?

The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie is offline? According to Project Gutenberg, the copyright was not renewed thus making it public domain. What was the reasoning for removing it?
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Don’t Overlook North Dakota as a Premiere Outdoors State

Opinion by Brandon Butler Brandon Butler in ND: North Dakota offers endless hunting and fishing opportunities across a beautiful landscape. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Over the course of two trips to North Dakota for different conferences, I covered most of the state. What I found was an answer to the question of why Theodore Roosevelt chose this somewhat unheralded land to serve as his wilderness reprieve from life in New York City. Vast expanses of prairie, rugged badlands, thousands of pothole...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Montana, US, Wyoming, North Dakota, NICK, Lewis, ND, Clark, Roosevelt, Bismarck, Theodore Roosevelt, Missouri River, Custer, Medora

Learn how not to cook with this 1820 book about culinary poisons

I just learned about the Frederik Accum's 1820 book A Treatise on Adulteration of Food and Culinary Poisons from Public Domain Review: This groundbreaking work — written in English by a German scientist named Frederik Accum who lived in London from 1793 to 1821 — marked the beginning of an awareness of need for food safety oversight. — Read the rest
Tags: Cooking, Post, Books, London, News, Poisoning, Poison, Cooking Tips, Food Poisoning, Culinary Arts, Public Domain, Public Domain Review, Industrialization, Adulteration, Enthralling Books, Frederick Accum

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