Biden-Harris Admin. Announces ‘Initial Actions’ on Guns

Joe Biden and Kalama Harris have revealed their gun control plans. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Perhaps foretelling worse things to come, the White House Thursday is announcing that the “Biden-Harris Administration” is launching six “initial actions to address the gun violence public health epidemic.” Joe Biden uses the murders of eight people in Georgia and ten more in Colorado to justify what grassroots Second Amendment activists will doubtless consider a full-frontal attack on cons...
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TFB Review: Kel-Tec SUB2000 Featureless Fin Grip Kit

Last January, just after GunFest, James Reeves visited KelTec and Chad showed a new SUB2000 featureless kit. Well, it is out now and I bought it out to check it out. Let’s take a closer look. SUB2000 Featureless For those who have converted your SUB2000 to be featureless, you most likely had a Kydex wrap […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Kel-Tec SUB2000 Featureless Fin Grip Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Chad, Kel Tec, Keltec, Other Gear & Gadgets, Sub2000, Featureless, CA Compliant, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Fin grip, GunFest James Reeves

Master Bathroom Refresh

*this post is brought to you in partnership with PaintCare. It’s been a few years that I’ve wanted to give this bathroom a refresh but finally got around to completing phase one! I started with a design plan two weeks ago, ordered all the materials and fixtures, then installed them all last week. I decided to break up this remodel into three phases, first tackling the vanities, then the flooring and bathtub, and finally the walk in shower. It was too expensive and inconvenient to lose use of the...
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Can you really be a feminist dad? Jordan Shapiro on fatherhood, masculinity, and gender roles in parenting. | Spawned 232

While we love all of our Spawned guests, there are some interviews that truly reshape our views on parenting. That’s just how we feel about this chat with global education expert Jordan Shapiro. He changed our views on kids and technology thanks to his best-selling The New Childhood: Raising Kids to Thrive in a Connected World. […]
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Boox Phone

Any news about the Onyx Boox phone? I tried to reach out to the company about the launch date but haven't heard back yet.
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Confusing Message for Uninstalling PI

I wanted to uninstall a PI Filtered by "Installed" Highlighted the PI The main button was still labeled [Install] Finally figured the right-click and did what needed to be done 1. Changing the button caption depending on the action might eliminate some confusion. If an Installed PI is selected, then [Uninstall]. If an Uninstalled PI is selected, then [Install] 2. [Customize] is disabled (dim) when an uninstalled PI is selected (good), but is always enabled if an installed PI is selected, e...
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Merrill Conversion Model 1841 Mississippi Rifle – VIDEO

U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- In 1858, Congress passed the Army Appropriation Act in an attempt to “get with the times” in terms of arms advancements. They had only recently implemented the conversion of flintlock arms to percussion earlier in the decade, and European countries had begun to pass us by and move into the breechloading era. One of the ways to move forward under the 1858 act was to have traditional muzzleloaders converted to breechloaders. There were a variety of different methods out...
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Mother of all book deals: Mike Pence signs seven-figure deal for memoirs

Ex-vice-president is first of Trump circle to snag lucrative dealSimon & Schuster to pay $3-4m for two booksMike Pence has signed a two-book deal for his memoir that is reported to be worth millions of dollars, making him one of the first of former president Donald Trump’s inner circle to announce such a lucrative arrangement.Pence’s autobiography, currently untitled, is scheduled to come out in 2023. CNN reported that the former vice-president’s deal is worth seven figures, somewhere between $3...
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Wheelgun Wednesday: TFB Review – Taurus Raging Hunter 460

In last week’s Wheelgun Wednesday we took a close look at the Taurus Raging Hunter 460 revolver to see what makes it tick from the outside. The Taurus Raging Hunter 460 hails from the Raging Hunter family of big-bore, Taurus revolvers which now includes .38 Special/.357 Magnum, .44 Magnum, .454 Casull, and new for 2021 […] Read More … The post Wheelgun Wednesday: TFB Review – Taurus Raging Hunter 460 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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OK, who's the wise guy?

Somebody gave me the EXACT amount of karma needed to make my score hit 2 million. Hilarious! And THANK YOU! Attached Thumbnails  
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Arkansas Game and Fish Commission

Fantastic book-loving banner pic on the page where you buy a fishing license on-line (https://www.agfc.com/en/resources/li...inglicenses/): Attached Thumbnails  
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Jordan Peterson ‘shocked’ by Captain America villain Red Skull espousing ‘10 rules for life’

Ta-Nehisi Coates’s new comic sees Red Skull mobilising young men against ‘the feminist trap’ and other Petersonian targetsIn the new issue of Captain America, the superhero’s longtime nemesis Red Skull espouses his views about “10 rules for life”, “the feminist trap” and “chaos and order” – and Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson is none too pleased.Written by the award-winning author Ta-Nehisi Coates, the Marvel comic features a version of the villain who looks to radicalise young men by tell...
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POTD: M107 Semi-Automatic Long Range Sniper Rifle in Kuwait

We’ve had a lot of pictures from the winter lately, so it’s only fair to bring in some heat into our Photo Of The Day. Here we have a U.S. Marine with the 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, assigned to the Special Purpose Marine-Air Ground Task Force – Crisis Response – Central Command. He fires […] Read More … The post POTD: M107 Semi-Automatic Long Range Sniper Rifle in Kuwait appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Auto suggest in user field

I have created my own column to indicated the genre of a book. I manually enter the names such as "mystery" or "suspense" or "Alt History." All are one or two word entries. From time to time I mis-type an entry. Thus the program will suggest: Mysgtery Mysery Mystery and such like that. Is there any way to purge the erroneous suggested entries, or even all entries? Sincere thanks
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Suicidal Man Attacks Police Officer in Hopes of Being Shot

The lives of certain Japanese citizens has apparently gotten more rough and traumatizing as an incident has occurred where a man supposedly attacked a police officer solely in hopes that he would retaliate with his firearm. Taking place on April 2nd late at night, a male employee at a Tokyo convenience store called emergency services […]
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@ Quoth

I just noticed that you are based in Ireland, which presumably means the Republic. If so, what is your current experience with amazon.co.uk? Can you get a proof copy, can you get author copies, can you buy any books at all, and finally, can you buy any merchandise from the UK store? Thanks, and thanks for your posts over the years. -- NJ
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Phantom Black Editions of WOOX AX1 and Rock62 Now Available

WOOX is popular for making some finely crafted high-performance outdoor gear like their gun stocks and knives. They’ve just released their latest renditions of the AX1 axe and Rock62 Full Tang Knife with the introduction of the Phantom Black Editions. These new additions to the AX1 and Rock62 lineup take you away from the traditional […] Read More … The post Phantom Black Editions of WOOX AX1 and Rock62 Now Available appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Ahoy! It’s a Pirate!

And a white-haired pirate at that! Not to mention, more skeleton tattoos. These have more of a Victorian look though. A skull button.
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Carry a Concealed Firearm Because You Can Stop Mass Murder and Save Lives

Carry a Concealed Firearm Because You Can Stop Mass Murder and Save Lives U.S.A.– -(AmmoLand.com)- Doctor John Lott is the president and one of the principal researchers at the Crime Prevention Research Center. Dr. Lott recently reminded us that guns save lives and stop mass murder. I’d forgotten about a few of these incidents, though I’m sure I read a little about them at the time. In contrast, the news media covers mass murderers for days on end. To help offset that media bias, let’s look b...
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Navigating By Author

Just got my Poke3 and finally got it configured mostly the way I want it, but: What's the simplest way to set it up to navigate my books by author, rather than in one giant list of a thousand books? Is there a setting I missed? Or is it simpler to try and set up Calibre to send each author to a separate folder?
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Granta names world’s best young Spanish-language writers

List celebrating authors under-35 includes Cubans for first time and more authors of colourA mystical murder story set to the rhythms of Inca ritual dancing, a tale of quotidian corruption in Equatorial Guinea, and a psychedelic musing on exile in outer space are among the stories in an eclectic new collection intended to showcase the best young writers of Spanish-language fiction.Eleven years after publishing its first collection of the finest up-and-coming authors in Spanish, Granta magazine i...
Tags: Europe, Books, Mexico, Fiction, Americas, Spain, World news, Colombia, Culture, Chile, Argentina, Equatorial Guinea, Peru, Fiction in translation, Uruguay, Nicaragua

Moon+ Reader Problem

Please view the screenshot. I got this from Moon+ Reader. My Onyx Boox Note Air is running Firmware Version 2021-03-18_06-36_3.1_ad716f8. My tablet says this is the latest Firmware version. I am using Moon+ Version 4.5.7. https://1drv.ms/u/s!At93vzQxMpshgtEl...kmOAg?e=S6lN5T
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Iran Minister of Defense Unveils New 7.62×51 Masaf Assault Rifle

During an unveiling ceremony held in Tehran, Iran, Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami proudly unveiled their new Masaf assault rifle. The new rifle is chambered in 7.62x51mm and intended for longer range engagements for both night and day operations. Iran Minister of Defense Unveils New 7.62×51 Masaf Assault Rifle The new Masaf rifle is […] Read More … The post Iran Minister of Defense Unveils New 7.62×51 Masaf Assault Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Iran, Daily News, TEHRAN Iran, Rifles, 7.62X51, Amir Hatami, MASAF, Masaf Assault Rifle

Yard Sale Savings on Toys – Starting at $3.99 + Extra 15% off at Zulily!

Deals on many great toys at Zulily! And save an Extra 15% off the sale prices with our Exclusive Link! Get Yard Sale Savings on Toys – Starting at $3.99 + Extra 15% off at Zulily! Discount will automatically apply at checkout. One order with paid standard shipping of $5.99 must be placed to activate free... Read More
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Sigil 1.5.1 too slow in my computer

Hello. The new version 1.5.1 runs very slow on my computer (Windows 10 Home, Intel i5-3210M, 2.50 GHz, 6 GB RAM). It shows the changes with a lot of delay in the WYSIWYG panel. I am back to 1.4.3, which works fine for me. Please can you tell me if there is something wrong with my computer or it is just too old? Thanks.
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Banzai Slide ‘N Soak Splash Park $399.99 + $80 Kohl’s Cash + Free Shipping

  This Kohl’s deal is for everyone, not just Cardholders! Order now while you can find one! At Kohl’s get the Banzai Slide ‘N Soak Splash Park for $399.99 + $80 Kohl’s Cash  Promo Codes do not apply to toys. You will earn $80 in Kohl’s Cash! **This goes for $30 less on Amazon but then... Read More
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NRA Whittington Center: Help Wanted ~ Extreme Long Range Shooting Instructor

NRA Whittington Center Extreme Long Range Shooting Raton, New Mexico – -(AmmoLand.com)- The NRA Whittington Center is seeking a qualified individual for the position of the lead Extreme Long Range Shooting Instructor. Extreme Long Range Shooting Instructor Job Description: Seeking an enthusiastic, passionate, dedicated, self-motivated individual to join our team of firearm professionals as PLR and ELR instructors. We are seeking an individual that has the desire and knowledge to instruct long...
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Ammo Deals: STV Golden Bee 9mm 124grain FMJ Ammo, 50 Rounds $29.99

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. STV Golden Bee 9mm 124grain FMJ Ammo 50 Rounds Sale USA – -(Ammoland.com)- DVOR has a short-term deal (ends Sunday, April 11th, 2021) on 50 rounds boxes of STV Golden Bee 9mm Luger 124 Grain Full Metal Jacket Brass Cased Centerfire Pistol Ammo for just $29.99 each. Your shipping satisfaction may vary. That is $0.599 e...
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Forma Why some notes are popup notes, some are jumping notes in Kobo Forma

I have been frustrated by the notes style in Kobo device for a long time, I prefer popup notes but a lot of notes in my books when I read on Kobo device are jumping notes. All the notes in Calibre ebook viewer are popup notes which are the style I prefer. Recently I start to read a book that a lot of notes in it, but I notice that some notes are popup notes and some of them are jumping notes. I use Calibre Ebook Editor to compare the code of the two notes in the original epub file, they are t...
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Gun Deals: Savage Arms Mark II FV-SR 22LR 16.5″ 5Rd Black Camo Rifle $249.99 FREE S&H

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. Savage Arms Mark II FV-SR 22LR Black Camo Rifle Sale USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Kentucky Gun Co has the Savage Arms Mark II FV-SR 22LR, 16.5″, 5 rounds in Multi-Cam Black Camo rifle for just $249.99. These come with threaded muzzles to fit your suppressor cans and at a great price for lots of fun. With FREE shipping these...
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