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Ten things I say to toddlers slash grown ass women.

1. No, it’s my turn to talk. I listened to you. And while you feel very strongly about your feelings, it doesn’t change the facts, the situation, or the options going forward. 2. Mmmm… no thank you. I won’t share … Continue reading

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One shot at the range.

Looking through the spotting scope the mirage boiled straight up. “No wind” he thought as he got into position, noting the wind flags twenty feet up showed a slight breeze. Patchy clouds drifted lazily thousands of feet above, changing the … Continue reading

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A cynical view of why the press is now reporting on sexual harassment and sexual assault.

Because they have zero credibility on absolutely any other subject after the 2016 election. A deeper, and more cynical view, is that traditional “old Democrats” like Harvey Weinstein are simply caught up in the drama of the Democratic party trying … Continue reading

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Long Range…with a 223?

The new 223 Valkyrie is the latest “game changer” according to the people who make it their business to sell articles in order to sell guns. After all, pushing a high BC bullet that stays supersonic to 1300 yards has … Continue reading

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Spinnaker Medium Cahill Diver style watch initial review

I purchased a Spinnaker midsize Cahill watch as part of a massdrop group buy. My initial impression is rather favorable. There are only a few watch companies that make products that actually hold their value. The usual suspects like Rolex, … Continue reading

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How to make a bunch of alpha male SF veterans go apeshit over fabric…

Mention the proposed Security Force Assistance Brigade (SFAB) patch and beret.¬†http://www.sof.news/sfa/sfab-beret/ Which given their collective “nickname” of “Silent Professionals” is rather ironic once you get ten comments in on any of the military news sites where these “quiet professionals” (or … Continue reading

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Bullet Stability, the Greenhill and Miller formulas, and the search for the right compromise

What makes a bullet stable? What are the symptoms of less than stable bullet flight? What are the symptoms of an unstable bullet? These are questions that are actually a bit more difficult to answer than you might think. The … Continue reading

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