English Translation: A Compact Victorian Gets an Eclectic but Cohesive Makeover

Here at Remodelista, we’re pretty omnivorous when it comes to architectural and interior styles. We can admire a dressed-to-the-nines formal home (like this one) and, in the same breadth, applaud a rustic DIY cabin with no running water (like this one). Sometimes, though, we happen upon projects that make us want to pack up and move right in. Paul West’s duplex, in a compact London Victorian, falls into this special category. It helps that the space itself is blessed with good bones. “There was ...
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Deluxe edition of Philip K. Dick’s Ubik

Folio Society has produced a special illustrated edition of Philip K. Dick's novel Ubik, featuring several illustrations and a foreword by Kim Stanley Robinson: This video describes the creation of the edition, including hiding a secret in the slipcase:
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On repairing defective apnx files.

(Please don't use this thread to vent that ebooks shouldn't have page numbers, what the numbering scheme should be, or other off topic posts.) Three of the books that I've read recently with amazon supplied page numbers started out OK, but the page numbers started getting screwy near the end. My best guess is that books with extensive notes, bibliographies, etc are prone to having HREFs that look like page anchors to whatever tools publishers use to generate sections in toc.ncx and that that sc...
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Toys R Us relaunches its website where online sales are powered by Target

Toys R Us is back online, thanks to a new deal with Target. Tru Kids, the parent company that acquired the defunct toy chain following its bankruptcy, has announced the relaunch of the ToysRUs.com website as it begins the process of opening its retail stores across the U.S. As a part of its comeback strategy, the Toys R Us website’s product pages will redirect to Target.com when consumers click the “buy” button to make an online purchase. The retailers didn’t discuss the terms of the deal, but a...
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Daily Gun Deals: Beretta Lighted Multi-Knife Just $19.50

Beretta Lighted Multi-Knife Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Beretta Arms has a sale on the Beretta Lighted Multi-Knife for just $19.50 each with flat rate shipping. With the holidays fast approaching we are featuring some deals on quality products that make great stocking stuffers like this cool remake on the old-reliable Swiss Army knife. Limited inventory. A bright LED (light emitting diode) light is always at the ready. Simply extend the lamp and it lights automatically when you get caught in...
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Expert Advice: How to Hire a Truly Great Painter for Your Home

Over the years I’ve hired many painters—from Task Rabbit amateurs to professional tradesmen—for both interior and exterior projects. Yet for all my experience, I still feel like hiring a good painter is a crap-shoot, that I’m no closer to discovering that secret formula that guarantees a great paint job every time. Based on the number of friends who painstakingly share their own painting horror stories, I’m not alone. Luckily for me, I have finally found a great painting contractor, Nigel Costol...
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From a twisted auctioneer to Stephen King as read by TV’s ‘Dexter,’ 5 haunting audiobooks for October

Even readers who don’t ordinarily enjoy audiobooks can appreciate the pleasure of listening to a tale or novel or horror at this time of year. Here are a few to haunt your October.
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Again: A White Home Inspiration with Connecting Door Decor Review

The stylish bathroom vanity ideas in this home series was designed with inflated thought and use the fashionable application. The designer was applying several extraordinary plans in this home series. Say for example was that bathroom application and this functional connecting door décor. The designer use fashionable plans for the bathroom space were to make the user being neat and diligent to taking care their bathroom space. Different from bathroom space, the connecting door was accidentally u...
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Westworld Select Action Figures Series 1 Assortment

Diamond Select Toys has released the release of their Westworld Select Action Figures Series 1 Assortment . This assortment of action figures from the hit HBO television series captures three of the main characters from Westworld in 7-inch scale. Those figures are based on the characters Dolores , the Man in Black , and Dr. Robert Ford . Each one includes character-appropriate articulation and accessories: Dolores with her groceries; the Man in Black with his maze scalp; Ford with his dog....
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Yard Sale Find: A Remington M1903 A3 (A4) Sniper Rifle

A few weeks ago, a Redditor named Mark happened across a Remington M1903 “03-A3” sniper rifle at a yard sale.  He snatched it up without being sure of what he had, but it turns out his gut was right.  Mark provided more photos of his new-to-him Remington M1903-A3.  Given the many faked surplus rifles out […] Read More … The post Yard Sale Find: A Remington M1903 A3 (A4) Sniper Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Geek Trivia: The Night Sky In The Movie Titanic Was Corrected At Whose Behest?

The Night Sky In The Movie Titanic Was Corrected At Whose Behest? Jocelyn Bell Stephen Hawking James Cameron Neil deGrasse TysonThink you know the answer?
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Grizzly Bear Attack in Montana Stopped with 9mm Pistols

Opinion Gregersen's Glock 43 and ammunition Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – On 16 September 2019, Chris Gregersen and Donivan Cambell were bow hunting elk in Montana, in the Gravelly Mountains, when they were attacked by a grizzly bear. They had gone out for an afternoon hunt, and had hunted up steep drainage, climbed the opposite slope, and had been calling for elk on the opposite side of the ridge with a bugle call. They were returning to their truck and camp. They stopped calling on the top of...
Tags: Guns, Montana, US, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Chris, Glock, Sig Sauer, Sig, Handgun, Gregersen, Hunting News, Pistol, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team

ArachniGRIP Offers Slide Spider for S&W SW9 Sigma

ArachniGRIP Offers Slide Spider for S&W SW9 Sigma Parker, CO – (Ammoland.com) – ArachniGRIP, creator and manufacturer of the innovative Slide Spider® adhesive slide grip, is now offering a slide grip for the Smith & Wesson SW9 Sigma. Arachnigrip has had many inquiries about the availability of its Slide Spider slide grip for the Smith & Wesson Sigma models. In response to the demand, they have just released the Slide Spider for this popular pistol model available for purchase at www.arachnigr...
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Dog Birthday Cake

Whip up this dog birthday cake to honor your furry friend with his or her very own dog cake! We celebrate birthdays with homemade cakes – and pets are definitely part of the family! This dog cake recipe will have your pup licking their chops on their special day. A dog cake is the perfect way to mark a 1st birthday or anniversary of adoption. Who doesn’t love a birthday party? To dress your pooch for the occasion, check out our super easy DIY dog bandana! Dog Cake Ingredients Follow along and...
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Easy Halloween Cookies

These are easy to make. You can cut & decorate as you like. [Author: Super Madcow]
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What Round For…T-Rex? Ammunition For Packing A Fall Woods Gun

Ah, Pumpkin Spice season – My favorite time of year. While the rest of the world is asking for an additional pump of high fructose corn syrup, hold the nutmeg, I feel the urge to retreat into the woods towards peaceful isolation – black coffee in hand. Strangely enough, I’m not alone in my need […] Read More … The post What Round For…T-Rex? Ammunition For Packing A Fall Woods Gun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Featured, Guns, Revolver, Editorial, T-rex, Pistols, Ammunition, Best Gear, Semi-Auto, 44 Magnum, 10mm Auto, Ammo To Go, Woods Gun

What Is Patch Tuesday for Windows, and When Is It?

Microsoft’s “Patch Tuesday” occurs on the second Tuesday of each month. This is the day when, like clockwork, Microsoft releases large update packages for Windows 10, Windows 7, Microsoft Office, and its other software. What Is Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday? Sometimes called “Update Tuesday,” Patch Tuesday is an unofficial term for the day when Microsoft releases update packages for the Windows operating system and other Microsoft software applications, including Microsoft Office. As Microsoft pa...
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How Windows 7’s “Extended Security Updates” Will Work

Windows 7 isn’t long for this world. On January 14, 2020, Microsoft ends “extended support” for Windows 7, and it will stop getting security updates. But there’s a way around it: Paying for “Extended Security Updates.” Normal Security Updates End on January 14, 2020 First released on October 22, 2009, Windows 10 is nearing its tenth anniversary. On January 14, 2020, Windows 7 will leave “extended support.” Microsoft will stop issuing routine security updates, and software developers will even...
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 How to Download Files Using Safari on Your iPhone or iPad

Khamosh Pathak In your work or personal life, you’ll sometimes need to download a file on your iPhone or iPad. Using the new feature introduced in iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, you can now do this directly in Safari. No third-party app needed! How to Download Files Using Safari Safari’s download manager is a hidden new feature in the iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 updates. If you’re going about your day, browsing the web, you probably won’t be aware of the feature. Instead, it comes up when you tap on a d...

Rakuten 12% Cash Back Sale – Today Only! Hundreds of Stores!

What a day! Rakuten (formerly Ebates) is having a One Day Only 12% cash back sale . That means huge savings on your online shopping. Here are just a few of the stores participating: American Eagle – was 2% now 12% Bass Pro Shops – was 3.5% now 12% Carter’s – was 1.5% now 12% Coach Handbags – was... Read More Read more about Rakuten 12% Cash Back Sale – Today Only! Hundreds of Stores!
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Is Your Old Router Still Getting Security Updates?

Casezy idea/Shutterstock.com Security researchers from Fortinet recently discovered security holes in some D-Link routers. Many of these routers are still sold online, but D-Link no longer manufactures them and won’t patch them. So how do you tell if your router is still supported? Why Router Firmware Updates Are Important Router updates are especially important. Your wireless router is generally the one device you connect directly to the internet. It functions as a firewall and protects...
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Dianna Muller Won’t Comply – This Week on Riding Shotgun With Charlie ~ VIDEO

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- For a few years ago, a good friend said I needed to get Dianna Muller in the stagecoach. Our paths finally cross this past summer in Washington DC. Dianna Muller is a very busy woman! She’s been a police officer for 22 years in Oklahoma before she felt that God was pulling her in a different and new direction, which is what she’s doing now. Four years ago, she had the idea to get a woman from every state in America to go to DC to talk to legislators about gun rights fro...
Tags: Facebook, Usa, Guns, Washington, America, God, Dc, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Skype, Charlie, House Judiciary Committee Hearing, DCP, Dianna, Ammoland TV, Shooting Media News

What Does Gun Control Have To Do With Abortion: Nothing or Perhaps Everything

Opinion A Nation In Crisis: Left-Wing Extremists Intend To Destroy The Very Fabric Of Our Constitutional Republic. What Does Gun Control Have To Do With Abortion: Nothing or Perhaps Everything New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- Politicians should articulate sound and rational policy positions for the Nation, and those policy positions should be consistent with the import and purport of the U.S. Constitution, to preserve and strengthen it, not undermine it. Is that really an unreasonable? Surely, po...
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How to Creep-Out Your Cocktails with Dry Ice

Lukas Gojda/Shutterstock If you’re in charge of the drinks this Halloween, step up your creepy cocktail game. A block of dry ice will create a frightening fog, fit to garnish your best bloodcurdling beverages. Nothing says Halloween like the presence of a dense and eerie mist. Whether it’s floating over the halls of the undead or being pumped onto a dance floor by a poorly paid DJ, fog is always a chilling manifestation of this haunted holiday. And while fog machines are fun, we think the ...
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Supreme Court Decision in NYSR&P 2A Case is likely Moot

Supreme Court Decision in NYSR&P 2A Case is likely Moot U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- On 1 October, 2019, the Supreme Court held a conference. One of the items to be decided was whether the Court would hear the Second Amendment case of NY STATE RIFLE & PISTOL V. NEW YORK, NY. The Supreme Court had already granted Cert (agreed to hear the case). But the City of New York, fearing a poor outcome, had minimally changed the regulation, and lobbied the State of New York legislature to minimally change...
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Concealed Carry Corner: Limitations Of Concealed Carry During Mass Shootings

TFB’s Concealed Carry Corner series has always had an underlying heaviness to it. That heaviness is due to the fact that it’s a wide topic about the possibility of having to take someone’s life if you find yourself or a loved one a victim of an assault involving deadly force. Well, in this edition of […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Limitations Of Concealed Carry During Mass Shootings appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Helix 6 Precision and Savage Rifles

Helix 6 Precision and Savage Rifles Vancouver, WA –-(Ammoland.com)- Changing the barrel on a Savage 10/110-series rifle is quick, easy and only requires a few tools. Helix 6 Precision's pre-fit Savage barrels allow self-installation-without using a lathe-of four popular long-range and hunting cartridges. Each of our Savage barrels features a hand lapped button-rifled 416R stainless steel core wrapped in carbon fiber using our proprietary process. The final product is a precision rifle barrel ...
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Gun that Fired the First Shot at Bunker Hill for Sale

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- In response to “The Shot Heard ‘round the World” on April 19, 1775 in Concord, Massachusetts, thousands of Colonial militiamen descended upon Boston and, eventually, bottled up the British within the city. On June 17, 1775, the British crossed Boston Harbor and attacked the American position on Breed’s Hill, which history has erroneously remembered as Bunker Hill. It was there, while waiting for the attack, that Colonel William Prescott uttered those famous words: “Do...
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Vudoo Gun Works Adds the JP APAC to the Apparition Line of Rifles

Vudoo Gun Works, a leader in rimfire precision rifles, is proud to announce the addition of the JP Enterprises APAC Chassis to the Apparition line of rifles. The Vudoo Gun Works Apparition is a purpose-built competition/target rifle with sub-MOA accuracy and an impressive list of options that come standard. The JP Apparition is created around […] Read More … The post Vudoo Gun Works Adds the JP APAC to the Apparition Line of Rifles appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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