Rice Krispie Fudge Bars

Very tasty & easy to make. [Author: Super Madcow]
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But what if it's both?

Saw this on social media today. It is, of course, nonsense. It's part of the same artificial American pop culture dichotomy that insisted people are "jocks" or "nerds" or "preps" or whatever in high school.  John Hughes movies are not real life. Erase that nonsense from your mental map and let yourself be a well-rounded human being. I'm interested in hit points and horsepower, photojournalist and parajumper, Special Forces and science fiction. Don't play that divisive game. This ain...
Tags: Guns, SF, Tam, Don, John Hughes, A walk on the slippery rocks, Zoom zoom, Bread And Circuses, My G-g-g-generation

Is Rob Pincus Anti-Gun? Let’s Ask Him! ~ VIDEO

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- First, let me be clear that I believe that all gun control is an infringement on our God-given rights. The only gun law I think we need is “shall not be infringed.” Some people don’t have a line in the sand that they are not willing to cross. I am not one of those people. I have a very clear line in the sand, and I am right up against it. Not one more inch! Not one more concession! These statements are not just me spewing rhetoric. It is something I believe in with ev...
Tags: Guns, Social Media, John, Fed, Nra, Northern Virginia, Pincus, Mike Bloomberg, Dan Gross, Rob Pincus, John Crump, Ammoland TV, Shooting Media News, AmmoLand News, John Crump John, Rob Pincus Anti Gun

Made it home!

Wheels down safely in Indianapolis. My email inbox is probably a disaster area, my luggage is still in the car, and my office chair feels like it's doing ten over, but all this can be sorted out. Bobbi and the cats were glad to see me and Holden let me pick him up and cuddle him. I've done a lot of peopleing over the last couple days, and even though it was with my favorite people on the planet, this is still a thing... [Author: Tam]
Tags: Cats, Guns, Indianapolis, Holden, Tam, Good Times, Bobbi, Teh Intarw3bz, T'hee, Tactical Conference 2021

Always Be Learning

John and Vicki Farnam at TacCon 2021 John and Vicki are legends in the training industry. Defense Training International was one of the first of the traveling training programs and they're still out there doing their thing. All weekend at TacCon I saw John and Vicki either on the line in other instructors' classes or standing back and observing. This is a good sign in my book. . [Author: Tam]
Tags: Guns, John, Tam, Vicki, Defense Training International, Preparedness, Gun School, Vicki Farnam, Tactical Conference 2021

Help with Deciding if I should buy a pocketbook

On some other threads in this forum, I have been trying to find a device which will work well with Sinhala text. With the kindle I got only as far as looking at the text in the pages, but the table of content doesn't show properly as seen on https://ibb.co/pWwd11D. Others tried with the Kobo as mentioned at https://www.mobileread.com/forums/sh....php?p=4104409 but also wasn't too successful. I would like to know if the pocketbook (especially Touch Lux 5) is able to show the text in the book a...
Tags: Books, PocketBook, Kobo

Got the feel for it.

An occasional point of disagreement between my ex and I was whether or not it was possible to discern that one particular tire was low or not. I said that of course it was, based on certain handling signals, as well as feedback from bumps that spanned the width of the car's track. He insisted it was not, because he was sure he'd read about some test where NASCAR drivers couldn't.Driving home from Cincy today, the right-hand tires felt a little soft over bumps and handling was a little greasy in ...
Tags: Guns, Nascar, Tam, CINCY, Zoom zoom

Tenkuu Shinpan Grows in Strength & Flashes Pantsu

Tenkuu Shinpan‘s developments have caused the once vulnerable heroine to gain immeasurable power, with the episode also having a different character visit a certain antagonist whilst some brief pantsu shots are still in plentiful supply. Omake:
Tags: Comedy, Guns, Drama, Netflix, Anime, Blood, Yuri, Oppai, Oshiri, Pantsu, Image Gallery, Zero-g, Tenkuu Shinpan, Tenkuu Shinpan Grows

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer’s Stone MinaLima Illustrated Edition For $15.78 From Amazon

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer’s Stone MinaLima Illustrated Edition For $15.78 From Amazon Clip the $5 coupon on the product page. This is the lowest price ever from Amazon. A dazzling new edition of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, fully illustrated in brilliant color and featuring exclusive interactive paper craft elements, including a foldout […]
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Books, Harry Potter, J K Rowling, Stone

TFB Review: Nightforce ATACR 5-25×56 SFP + SPUHR Mount

The Nightforce ATACR has made a name for itself as the tried and true optic for long-range shooters and military snipers.  Held to insane durability standards, and using a 34mm tube and multi-coated ED glass, the ATACR series is where quality meets durability.  I purchased this ATACR 5-25×56 SFP Enhanced roughly a year ago to […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Nightforce ATACR 5-25×56 SFP + SPUHR Mount appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Optics, Riflescope, Scopes, Nightforce Optics, Second Focal Plane, ATACR, Nightforce ATACR, Spuhr Mount, Nightforce ATACR 5-25x56 F2

Is Freehold New Jersey Withholding Firearms Freedoms? ~ VIDEO

Freehold New Jersey Township Mayor and Council 2021 New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)-  Shortly after the 23rd of February 2021 a youtube video with audio-only started to circulate in the New Jersey firearm-related social media pages.  In the video, an impassioned, and a to-the-point speech was delivered to the Freehold New Jersey town council by a citizen that has been waiting on the sidelines for the town to approve his Firearm Identification Card application. In the state of New Jersey, one mus...
Tags: Cook, Guns, US, New Jersey, Nra, Freehold, Kendrick, Garden State, Grewal, Baumann, Avi, New Jersey Superior Court, Freehold New Jersey, Shooting Industry News, AmmoLand News, Rachlin

Here are the bestsellers at Southern California’s independent bookstores

The SoCal Indie Bestseller List for the sales week ended March 28, is based on reporting from the independent booksellers of Southern California, the California Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound. For an independent bookstore near you, visit IndieBound.org. HARDCOVER FICTION 1. Klara and the Sun: Kazuo Ishiguro 2. The Midnight Library: Matt Haig 3. The Committed: Viet Thanh Nguyen 4. The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue: V.E. Schwab 5. The Vanishing Half: Brit Bennett 6. The Four Win...
Tags: Books, Stephen King, Sport, Fox, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, George Orwell, Joan Didion, Kazuo Ishiguro, Brit Bennett, Pond, Southern California, Frank Herbert, Douglas Adams, Brandon Sanderson

No 'sleeping' screen w/ v2021.03 update

Just installed v2021.03 on my Kobo Glo, aka Kobo_kraken. When I put it to sleep with the power switch the screen no longer darkens nor does the 'sleeping' box appear. The Kobo does seem to be in sleep mode since all taps are ignored. Toggling the power switch awakens it. New feature?
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Error files on library

I don't know why many "files" keep popping up in my library. If I try to open them they will load forever and not show anything. I haven't sent any file to my cloud, they just appear out of nowhere. If I delete them they quickly reappear. I don't know the technical term for it that's why I couldnt find any related thread. Below is how they look: Attachment 186241 How to get rid of them? Theyve been coming and going all the time.. Attached Thumbnails  
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HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Patriotic Perfection or just Faded Glory?

Welcome everyone to the 87th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only has […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Patriotic Perfection or just Faded Glory? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Springfield Armory, 1911, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 38 Super, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap

POTD: French Heckler & Koch HK416F in Action

Hi there, and welcome to our Photo Of The Day! Here is the place where we honor outstanding photos from the world of firearms. Today it’s time to look at France and some of their equipment. We have their Heckler & Koch HK416F rifles of course. Here are pictures, and a video, from when a variety […] Read More … The post POTD: French Heckler & Koch HK416F in Action appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, France, Defense, Koch, Heckler Koch, Photo of the Day, Rifles, HK416F, AR Patterned

K4 Mac or PC K4Mac and Amazon Drive (Personal documents)

I know this is a common topic but searching the forum, most of the topics are pretty old. I know K4Mac doesn't show personal documents and ALL the books on my Kindle Voyage are emailed as personal docs. However, I googled some old tip about possibly using Amazon drive as a hack. Except (of fvcking course Amazon!) K4Mac creates its own "My Kindle content" folder in whatever folder I point it at instead of using the empty root folder or Amazon drive's "My Send-to-Kindle Docs". Has anyone manag...
Tags: Amazon, Books, Amazon Kindle, Amazon Drive, Amazon K4Mac

Basic Fun Tonka Mega Machines Storm Chasers Wild Fire Rescue For $8.20 From Amazon

Basic Fun Tonka Mega Machines Storm Chasers Wild Fire Rescue For $8.20 From Amazon This was selling for $19.99 before the price started to drop and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. Come to the rescue with Tonka Storm Chasers. Complete the rescue through any natural disaster or storm! Crafted with attention to […]
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Embedded Fonts on DOCX -- Calibre partially fails, any automated fix?

I'm not sure if it's Word's fault or Calibre's, but here's the problem: if you embed a font in Word (only TrueType and OpenType TrueType fonts are embeddable, not PostScript fonts), then save it as a DOCX, then do a DOCX -> EPUB conversion in Calibre, the font name WILL HAVE SPACES (100% of the time), which makes the EPUB unusable through many outlets. Even if the font name and font file don't have any spaces, Calibre or Word adds spaces, a hyphen, and the word Regular (or Bold, Italic, or Bold...
Tags: Apple, Google, Books, Conversion, Calibre, Kobo, DOCX, DOCX Calibre

“Back in the Burbs” is self-care in the form of laughter

The world is a little overwhelming these days (understatement of the year, right?) and sometimes we just need to kick back, chill out, and as a wise songwriter once sang, forget about life for a while. Oh, and laugh. More laughing please! PLEASE. One way to do all of the above: grab a copy of […]
Tags: Books, Shopping, Humor, Books For Parents, Books for Adults

The incredible true story that inspired Kaitlyn Greenidge’s new Civil War-era novel ‘Libertie’

When Kaitlyn Greenidge learned about Susan Smith McKinney Steward, the third Black woman to earn a medical degree in America, she was working at a historical site in Brooklyn that seeks to preserve the daily lives of free Blacks in the 19th century. While Greenidge was inspired by McKinney Steward’s incredible life to write a novel, her focus at the museum on honoring ordinary people — rather than history-making trailblazers and pioneers — shaped the book’s attention to the details of everyday l...
Tags: Books, New York, White House, Massachusetts, America, Sport, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, Brooklyn, Ethan Hawke, Harry Potter, John Brown, Greenidge, Leigh Bardugo, Kaitlyn Greenidge

Deleted metadata.db; how to quickly restore the library?

I screwed up my library while uninstalling x86 version and installing x64 version. The metadata.db was deleted, but the folder containing all the (many many) subfolders with the books is still there and well sorted. What's the best way to recreate the metadata.db file (so, the Calibre library) without having to manually add all the books contained in the (many many) subfolders?
Tags: Books, Library Management

Tactical Deals: 4 Pack of MTM ACC223 Ammo Can Combos $24.49 each w/ FREE S&H CODE

Check out our Daily Gun Deals page for more savings! Need more 9mm Ammo? Then BookMark this page! Own A Gun? Make Sure you are Covered. Legal Defense for Self-Defense. 4 Pack of MTM ACC223 Ammo Can Combos Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Brownells has a make-your-own-package. When you buy four (4) MTM ACC223 Ammo Can Combos at once you can apply coupon code “PTT” and pick them up for $24.49 each ([email protected]$97.96 total). Brownells Edge Members get FREE Shipping on all their orders. Check prices ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, America, Gear, PTT, MTM, AmmoLand INC, MTM ACC223 Ammo Can Combos, MTM Ammo

Recover Tactical 20/22 Stabilizer Kit for Smith & Wesson M&P Pistols

At SHOT Show 2020 Recover Tactical debuted their 20/20 Glock Stabilizer Kit and Holster for 9mm and .40S&W Glock models with a rail. These kits are really easy to install, they deploy quickly, and they’re affordable. The 20/20 Stabilizers for the Glock start out at just $99.95. They’ve since released their MG9 Angled Grip and Glock […] Read More … The post Recover Tactical 20/22 Stabilizer Kit for Smith & Wesson M&P Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Smith, Daily News, Smith Wesson, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, M&P, Recover Tactical, S&W, Pistol Brace, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, S&W M&P

Sportspower Brown Octagon Sandbox Set only $80.99 (reg. $149) with Extra 10% off at Zulily!

Check out this great deal Today Only at Zulily! And save an Extra 10% off the sale price with our Exclusive Link! Get this Sportspower Brown Octagon Sandbox Set for only $80.99 (reg. $149) at Zulily! Discount will automatically apply at checkout. One order with paid standard shipping of $5.99 must be placed to activate... Read More
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Issues with Note 3 NeoReader After 3.1 Update

Hi all, I just upgraded to the latest firmware for my Boox Note 3. However, I noticed an issue with the NeoReader. It seems like NeoReader is no longer able to adapt the font family correctly to EPUB files. Before the upgrade, when I choose a font family, it will always display regular texts when it's regular and italics when it's italics no matter which font I chose within a font family. After the upgrade, however, when I choose italics, it will convert the entire book into italics. If I ch...
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New Calibers and Stock Colors for Nosler M48 Mountain Carbon Rifle

Nosler has added new caliber and stock color options for their M48 Mountain Carbon Rifle. This rifle is now available chambered in 6.5 Precision Rifle Cartridge (6.5 PRC) and .280 Ackley Improved (.280 AI). The Shale Gray is added as a new stock color option and the Hunter Green color of the stock is replaced with […] Read More … The post New Calibers and Stock Colors for Nosler M48 Mountain Carbon Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, PRC, Nosler, Rifles, Bolt Action, 6.5 PRC, 280 Ackley Improved, Precision Rifle Cartridge, Granite Green, M48 Mountain Carbon, Shale Gray

Use a Gun in Chicago in Self Defense with No FOID, Go to Jail

Use a Gun in Chicago in Self Defense with No FOID, Go to Jail U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On Monday, 22 March, in Chicago, 15 people were recorded as being shot. Three of them were killed. One of those shot is recorded as acting in self-defense, on the South Side of Chicago. From the Chicago Sun Times: An hour prior, a man was shot in South Deering on the South Side. They were sitting in a parked vehicle about 10 p.m. in the 2500 block of East 109th Street when two people walked up to them and f...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Department Of Defense, Chicago, Arizona, Illinois, Martin Luther King, Nra, Chicago Sun Times, Dunkin, South Side of Chicago, JOHN LOTT, University of Chicago Medical Center, Gun Rights News, Self Defense, Leroy Brown

Which firmware on latest orders from amazon?

Hi there, So my kindle updated to 5.13.4 a couple of weeks ago, and I'm desperate to try kindle break. I ordered a KOA3 from amazon this morning, but have just noticed that the 5.13.4 update was released in December (I thought it had only been a few weeks). I will probably cancel the order - I hate not having the book cover for the screen 'saver', but I like pretty much everything else about my current KOA3. The important bit of my post: Can anyone tell me which firmware was on their recently or...
Tags: Books, Amazon Kindle, Bestbuy

Autoconverting when copying to device

I have Calibre set up to autoconvert EPUBs to AZW3 when uploading to my Kindle. However, this means that each book I've selected is converted and then uploaded separately. The conversion takes a few seconds, the upload takes less than a second, and then it takes about 30 seconds to upload the metadata. If I have 20 books, it tales about 10 minutes altogether. what I now do is to convert the books (a few seconds each) and then upload (a few seconds for 20 books, followed by about 40 seconds to u...
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