Tag Archives: red

One 19 year old committed a crime…every 19 year old in the state got punished!

Collective punishment is what occupying armies of totalitarian states do to subjugated populations. And now we know how Florida legislators view their neighbors.

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Somebody’s Christmas Present

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A right and a responsibility.

Ukrainian translation of my poster about self-defense.

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Tired reader

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Once an object of desire, now a functional antique

An Olympus Pen F half-frame, a real classic. Once upon a time, nearly twenty years ago, I really wanted one of these but couldn’t justify the price. One of the major features, for me, was the default vertical framing. Getting … Continue reading

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Roses

The home of my parents is always full of flowers.

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Beretta Centurion and red dress

Some of my firearms industry partners are more flamboyant than others. This lady co-owns a custom rifle company. Her husband did the cerakote work on the pistol.

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Intruders? Give them something to bleed about!

Anything that gets merely scared off will keep preying on innocent people. Buckshot adjusts attitudes more reliably.

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Serious kid

Alexis

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Poor Yorick and other skulls

“My dearest deer…” “Drink up!”

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Why have a light rifle?

To carry the balance of the weight in ammunition, of course! Volquartsen Ultralite .22¬†action in Blackhawk Axiom stock. The sight is a C-More attached¬†sideways in a custom mount. Black Dog Machine drum with 50 rounds. And a Ruger 22/45 Lite … Continue reading

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Mein Kline Amie

Writer Amie Gibbons.  

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The contemplation of St.Ballistica

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Rimfire trainers have been popular for a long time.

1903 Springfield trainer in .22LR

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More than the sum of its parts

Take one Sideguard holster for a .32 S&W J frame revolver. Add a cute girl. Pure ecstasy?  

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Redshirts, re-visited

Responding to my previous post, Howard noted another use of the term redshirt. I find the adoption of it curious, as the other patron of the redshirts, Garibaldi, volunteered his services to the North contingent on the immediate abolition of … Continue reading

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Springfield M1A

My friend Red likes rifles.

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Valentines Day is coming.

Practice your knots!

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Little Red

Could you guess her age from the photo?

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The inexplicable ban on purely defensive guns

The two derringers she’s holding are chambered in .22 Short. They through a 27-29gr bullets at about 700fps, enough for 6-8 inches of penetration in flesh. Due to the minimal sights, they can be aimed reliably only at a fairly … Continue reading

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