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People Power: VA Ban Defeated; WA Gun Owners Can Take a Lesson

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam nra-Ila image U.S.A. –-( News erupted Monday morning that the proposed ban on so-called “assault weapons” in Virginia—the measure supported by anti-gun Gov. Ralph Northam—was “shelved” in committee on a 10-5 bipartisan vote, handing the governor an embarrassing defeat. According to Fox News, the vote saw four moderate Democrats cross party lines. It came a month after an estimated 22,000 heavily-armed Virginians and supporters from other states descen...
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VIRGINIA: SUPPRESSOR BAN LEGISLATION DEFEATED RICHMOND, VA: This morning, the Virginia Senate Judiciary Committee voted 10-5 in favor of rejecting Delegate Mark Levine’s House Bill 961. The legislation, which will be sent to the Virginia State Crime Commission for further study this summer, was defeated in a bipartisan manner. Four Democrats, Chairman John Edwards (D-21), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-25), Sen. Chap Petersen (D-34), and Sen. Scott Surovell (D-36), joined the Republican committee membe...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, House, Asa, Richmond, Petersen, Senate Judiciary Committee, John Edwards, Mark Levine, Virginia State Crime Commission, Northam, Gun Rights News, Suppressor, American Suppressor Association, Knox Williams, Virginia Washington

Brett Newski Asks "What'd Ya Got to Lose?" (premiere)

TOUR DATES South Africa 02.20 - Cape Town @Caferoux1 02.21 - Cape Town @ Alma Cafè 02.22 – McGregor @At_The_Courtyard 03.01 - Johannesburg - Hell's Kitchen North America 04.03 - Youngstown, OH @ Westside Bowl 04.04 - Baltimore, MD @ Tin Roof 04.05 - New York, NY @ Bowery Electric 04.07 - Easton, MD @ Avalon Theatre 04.08 - Richmond, VA @ Richmond Music Hall 04.09 - Greensboro, NC @ Flat Iron 04.10 - Asheville, NC @ New Belgium Brewing 04.11 - Atlanta, GA @ Smith's Olde Bar...
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Richmond's RVA Mag's comics column

RVA Comics X-Change: Issue 37 Ash Griffith | February 11, 2020 [Author: Mike Rhode]
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'It is a joke': Teddington man blasts Tesco for not fixing freezer doors despite eco-message - Richmond and Twickenham Times

'It is a joke': Teddington man blasts Tesco for not fixing freezer doors despite eco-message   Richmond and Twickenham Times
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Couple Livestreams ‘Nightmare’ Uber Ride: ‘Scariest Moment Of My Life’

RICHMOND, Va. (CBS Local) — A Virginia couple livestreamed their harrowing Uber ride on Facebook as their driver sped through the streets of Richmond in a harrowing car chase. John Murray and Tameka Swann said they were picked up from their home just before 8 p.m. Monday for a night out on the town. Shortly after pulling away, they said someone rear-ended the vehicle. “Our Uber attempted to pull over so that they exchange information, but the car didn’t stop behind us. They went around us and sp...
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The Civil War Wasn’t Just About the Union and the Confederacy. Native Americans Played a Role Too

It was the first summer of the Civil War, and everyone thought it would be the last. Hundreds of thousands of Americans converged on train platforms and along country roads, waving handkerchiefs and shouting goodbyes as their men went off to military camps. In those first warm days of June 1861, there had been only a few skirmishes in the steep, stony mountains of western Virginia, but large armies of Union and Confederate soldiers were coalescing along the Potomac River. A major battle was...
Tags: News, Mississippi, California, Washington, Mexico, Kentucky, White House, Virginia, Uncategorized, West, Conflict, United States, Davis, Union, New Mexico, Civil War

CHP: Burglary Suspect Reached Speeds Over 130 MPH During Chase From Vacaville To Richmond

RICHMOND (CBS13) – California Highway Patrol has released video that shows the end of a high-speed police chase that started in Vacaville. Officers say a Vacaville burglary suspect reached speeds of more than 130 miles per hour while trying to get away. But officers caught up with him in Richmond, where the man tried to hide in a neighborhood. He was eventually found hiding in a garbage can between a row of houses after a yard-to-yard search by officers. The suspect’s name has not been released ...
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'We're technically homeless': the eviction epidemic plaguing the US

Millions of Americans face eviction while rent prices around the country continue to rise, turning everything ‘upside down’ for manyTammie Lyle, a single mother in Richmond, Virginia, was evicted from her home in July 2019 after the rental office of her apartment complex discovered her older daughter was staying with her.“I ended up with the whole family – myself, four children, three grandkids, we had to go. We lived in a hotel for a little while, and then all split up,” Lyle said. “We all live...
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New Hampshire Usually Winnows the Field. This Year May Be Different.

With the possibility of five leading candidates surviving beyond New Hampshire, the prospect of a long contest looms large.
Tags: News, Bloomberg, New Hampshire, Biden, Richmond, Sanders, Amy, Democratic Party, Steyer, Bernard, Klobuchar, Cedric, Primaries and Caucuses, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Michael R

VA Dems Seek to Ban the Manufacturing or Repair of Certain Semi-Automatic Rifles

VA Dems Seek to Ban the Manufacturing or Repair of Certain Semi-Automatic Rifles Richmond, VA – -( The “Assault Firearms” bill (HB 961) in Virginia passed the Public Safety Committee on Friday. On Monday, the legislature read the bill for the first time in the full House of Delegates. The full House of Delegates will vote on the bill before the annual crossover day. Crossover day is where the Senate sends all passed measures to the House and vis versa. The bill will ban maga...
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Ohio Gov. DeWine Cracks Code: Locking Up Criminals Reduces Violent Crime

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine may have cracked the code on criminal violence. (Screen snip, YouTube, WCPO News) U.S.A. –-( Ohio’s Republican Gov. Mike DeWine has evidently cracked a proverbial code about violent crime and it went virtually unnoticed last week, overshadowed by President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address and his acquittal by the U.S. Senate in the impeachment trial, and the Iowa caucus debacle. DeWine, speaking at the Associated Press Legislative Forum—according t...
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Amateur radio operators in the news: 96-year-old ham makes out-of-this world QSO, K1ALL, WA4YO (SK)

96-year-old ham radio operator makes an out-of-this world connection TORONTO — For decades, Jean Moffett, VE3WAD has been reaching out over the airwaves. An amateur—or ham—radio operator, Moffett has connected with people around the globe. “You can always talk to other people, in other parts of the world,” Moffett said, speaking to CTV News Toronto. Jean, VE3WAD “You can send your signals to satellites. I’ve talked to people from the Arctic to the Antarctic.” And on Wednesday at the Ontario ...
Tags: Toronto, Radio, Italy, Arctic, Jordan, Richmond, Lewis, Allendale, Hussein, Moffett, Luca Parmitano, Ontario Science Centre, Amateur Radio in the News, Jean Moffett, CTV News Toronto Jean VE3WAD, Alan Lewis K1ALL

An Evening of Exploring Vintage Fragrance at Fumerie in Portland Oregon

On Saturday evening, February 22, 2020, the retail fragrance boutique for luxe and high end fragrances Fumerie Parfumerie in the Richmond neighborhood of Portland is hosting An Evening of Exploring Vintage Fragrance; an event dedicated to smelling, sharing and discussing vintage fragrances. Perfume lovers who are planning on joining the fun can request any specific vintage fragrances they've  al... Read full article: An Evening of Exploring Vintage Fragrance at Fumerie in Portland Oregon from ...
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RICHMOND, VA: This morning the Virginia House Public Safety Committee voted 12 – 9 in favor of passing an amended version of House Bill 961. Knox Williams, President of the American Suppressor Association, was on hand to testify in opposition. The vote took place on party lines, with the exception of Delegate Joshua Cole (D-28), who abstained. Now that the bill has passed committee, the House of Delegates will have until Tuesday, February 11th to pass this legislatio...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, Williams, Asa, Richmond, Commonwealth, Association, House of Delegates, Patrick Hope, Mark Levine, Northam, Gun Rights News, Armed Forces of the United States, American Suppressor Association, Knox Williams, Silencer

READ: DC Circuit Tosses Emoluments Lawsuit By Members Of Congress

A D.C. appeals court threw out a lawsuit on Friday accusing President Trump of violating the Constitution’s Emoluments Clause, ruling that the lawmakers who filed the case lacked standing to sue. Democratic members of Congress sued Trump in June 2017 over his alleged violation of the Emoluments Clause, which prohibits presidents from receiving foreign payments while in office. The lawmakers had alleged that Trump’s continued ownership of his D.C. hotel and other businesses meant that he was r...
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Friday, Feb. 7 Filming Locations for Charmed, God Friended Me, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Feb. 7, 2020: Filming in British Columbia TV Series: Charmed Location: BCIT Aerospace in Richmond Credit: @WhatsFilming Filming in California TV Series: 911: Lone Star LOCATION: 725 Mateo St, Los Angeles Filming in Illinois TV Series: Chicago PD Location: 220 W. 45th Pl, Chicago TV Series: Empire […] The post Friday, Feb. 7 Filming Locations for Charmed, God Friended Me, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
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VIRGINIA: Suppressor Ban Hearing Tomorrow

VIRGINIA: Suppressor Ban Hearing Tomorrow RICHMOND, VA – Delegate Mark Levine’s House Bill 961 is on the docket to be heard at the House Public Safety Committee Hearing on Friday, February 7th at 8:00 AM. The American Suppressor Association will be on hand to testify in opposition to the bill. The hearing will take place in House Room 1 of the General Assembly Building. If passed out of committee, the House of Delegates will have until Tuesday, February 11th to pass this legislation prior to ...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, Va, Asa, Richmond, General Assembly, House of Delegates, Patrick Hope, Mark Levine, Northam, Gun Rights News, Suppressor, American Suppressor Association, Silencer, House Public Safety Committee, Virginia Washington

G-Mo Skee – “Return of the Filth” (Video)

Richmond wordsmith G-Mo Skee drops off the lead single from his upcoming third album Filth Element with “Return of the Filth”.
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Bag Boy: It’s all about the product

Before plunging into this deep dive into the Bag Boy-brand, you should consider this public service announcement (PSA). If you’re a stubborn, set-in-your-ways, “you’d never catch me dead with anything that rolls” member of the double-strapped, carry fraternity, change the channel. Move on. Nothing to see here for you obstinate strong-shouldered types. Especially those of you of a certain vintage who can’t look at a modern three- or four-wheeled push cart without reviving painful memories of tryi...
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VIRGINIA: SUPPRESSOR BAN NEARING CRITICAL DEADLINE RICHMOND, VA – Delegate Mark Levine’s House Bill 961 is likely to be heard at the House Public Safety Committee Hearing on Friday, February 7th at 8:00 AM. The hearing, which will take place in House Room 1 of the General Assembly Building, is the last chance for legislation to pass out of the committee prior to the crossover deadline on Tuesday, February 11th. House Bill 961 seeks to ban the sale of suppressors, standard capacity magazines, ...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, Va, Asa, Richmond, General Assembly Building, Ronnie Campbell, Patrick Hope, Mark Levine, Northam, Gun Rights News, Suppressors, American Suppressor Association, Thomas Wright, House Public Safety Committee, Virginia Washington

Larger Point Being Intentionally Missed in Ginned-Up Kentucky Gun Rally Hysteria

According to citizen disarmament fanatics, trusting patriotic Americans to responsibly exercise their rights is now an example of racist “white privilege,” and as with “Red Flag laws,” the default should be to presume them guilty of violent intent. (Congressman Thomas Massie / Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “Hundreds of Second Amendment supporters and gun owners gathered in Frankfort to support gun rights as open carry allowed inside state capitol,” the Louisville Courier Journal reporte...
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African Americans Support Biden Over Other Democratic Candidates

Democratic Rep. Cedric Richmond of Louisiana talks to NPR's Rachel Martin and David Greene about former Vice President Joe Biden's campaign. Richmond is an ex-chair of the Congressional Black Caucus.
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American Suppressor Association Member Giveaway: SIC Semper Tinnitus

American Suppressor Association Member Giveaway: SIC Semper Tinnitus ATLANTA, GA – -( The American Suppressor Association exists for one reason and one reason only: to defend individual liberty and promote gun safety by fighting for pro-suppressor reform nationwide. That’s why when Governor Ralph Northam (D-VA) and Delegate Mark Levine (D-45) announced that they were going to try to ban suppressors in Virginia, we immediately began working to ensure that their efforts would remai...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, Asa, Richmond, Mark Levine, Virginia State Crime Commission, Ralph Northam, Northam, Gun Rights News, Firearm News, Suppressor, American Suppressor Association, Silencer, American Suppressor Association ASA, Virginia Washington, Virginia Capitol

Brexit Halo Fades for a Leader Fighting for Survival

(Bloomberg) -- As Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar welcomed European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, there was plenty of noise. Here was the European Union’s top official coming to Dublin on the first full day of an election campaign.But as von der Leyen commended him for his statesmanship during Britain’s divorce from the EU, outside the building that houses Ireland’s key ministries police were corralling protesting farmers as they hurled invective at the man they blame for neglecti...
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Jerry Falwell Jr. wants Virginia to secede to a different state where people can be more homophobic

Jerry Falwell Jr. is urging disgruntled conservative counties in Virginia to secede from their state and hop on over to West Virginia where Democrats aren’t in charge and they can be more homophobic. Fallwell has teamed up with West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice, who is currently running for reelection, to encourage their fellow homophobes to participate in a mass exodus. The call comes after Democrats took full control of the Virginia statehouse last November, pledging to enact gun control mea...
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Virginia House Delegate Levine Can’t Define His Own Gun-Control Ban ~ VIDEO

Opinion Gun Banner Levine Ebbin Town Hall Explaining the Good Reasons for an Assault Weapon Ban USA – -( Virginia House Delegate Mark Levine would be amusing if he wasn’t so serious. The Democrat who represents portions of Alexandria, an area just a short row down the banks of the Potomac River from Washington D.C., held a town hall to explain what his bill, HB 961, would do. It would be easy to mistake his pantomime for a comedy sketch. Except, that is, he’s acting out every m...
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Richmond's RVA Mag's latest comics column

RVA Comics X-Change: Issue 36 Ash Griffith | January 29, 2020 [Author: Mike Rhode]
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Virginia: Threat Against Anti-Gun Activist Is An Alleged Hoax

Courtesy of The Truth About Guns, Twitter, and Joseph Sakran Fairfax, VA –-( Saturday, Virginia anti-gun activist Joseph Sakran posted two images on his verified Twitter account, which he said was receiving death threats from pro-gun activists. Now it appears that the death threats he reported might have been a hoax. The Johns Hopkins Hospital surgeon has since deleted the images and all mentions of the threats. The images were of a hand holding a pistol and text at the bottom...
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Giffords Flack Accusing 2A Defenders of Lying Shows Much about His Own Truthfulness

But they're not gun-grabbers. Really. And if you oppose them, you're a bully. And a liar. Just ask the token ATF careerist flack. (Giffords/Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “I’m … a proud gun owner who has sometimes been mischaracterized as a gun grabber, first in my career in service to my country and now as an advocate for gun safety,” Giffords Senior Policy Advisor and former ATF Special Agent David Chipman argues in a hit piece on Second Amendment Sanctuary City supporters at the Roano...
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