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    Smile for the Camera- another new OC exp for Me

    If you're gonna mess with a holster attached to a stroller, you might as well use a shotgun scabbard. Oh, and if you see this van, go the other way.
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    SIG Platinum Elite P229 over my glock?

    You can't put a .40 barrel in a 9mm 229. You can, however, drop in a .357SIG barrel into a .40 (and use the same mags). For 9mm in that platform, you would use an aftermarket 9mm barrel such as a Barstow or Fire Dragon, not the SIG factory barrel (dimensions are wrong). Add a .22 conversion kit...
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    Tank Farm open house OC?

    Anyone attended in previous years and know if they have any issue on OC? Have gotten an invite for this weekend... anyone else going?
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    NRA finally calls BS on "sporting purposes" requirement.

    Finally! "On Thursday, Jan. 27, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives released a Study on the Importability of Certain Shotguns, which proposes that “military shotguns, or shotguns with common military features that are unsuitable for traditional shotgun sports” be prohibited...
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    Why do you need a gun in a Buffalo Wild Wings?

    B3W is well known as being opposed to citizens exercising their 2A rights. CHESTERFIELD - Three restaurant employees have a terrifying start to their work day when they are forced into a freezer during a robbery. Chesterfield police say two men forced the workers into the freezer at Buffalo...
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    Nra challenges constitutionality of federal handgun ban for lac 18-20 year old

    This would be great news for some of our younger members if it goes through (assuming they didn't forget the part about ammo purchases, too). http://www.nraila.org/News/Read/NewsReleases.aspx?ID=14212 Wednesday, September 08, 2010 Fairfax, Va. -- The NRA is challenging federal laws that...
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    Jacksonville dealers / transfers?

    imported post My buddy just moved to Jacksonville (Navy transfer) and is looking for information on what gunshops to visit or avoid, as well as who does transfers for a decent fee. Thanks, folks!
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    Starbucks robbed

    imported post http://www.justnews.com/news/23033205/detail.html "Coral Gables police and officers from the University of Miami are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a Starbucks on the school's campus Thursday night." Of course, the store is located in a GFZ...
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    Gadsen Flag sticker (almost free)

    imported post Found a site offering free 4x5 Gadsen Flag stickers while they last, just pay .97 postage. Paypay works there too. Show everyone you're a right wing extremist clinging to your guns and religion. http://www.patriotdepot.com/donttreadonmeminibumpersticker.aspx
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    Who needs a gun at a sporting goods store?

    imported post Just shows you need to be aware of your surroundings especially when purchasing a gun or at the range by yourself. http://fredericksburg.com/News/FLS/2008/112008/11182008/425013 At 11:15 a.m. on Nov. 9, a man who had just purchased a gun and ammunition at Gander Mountain was...
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    Why do you need a gun at Walmart?

    imported post Some of the open carry naysayers will probably say that if this guy had been OC'ing the goblin would just have shot him first. Nice situational awareness and good use of cover. http://www.mcall.com/news/local/all-walmart-0828cn,0,356380.story themorningcall.com Teen robber shot...
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    Penny Gross just called me...

    imported post I just got an automated call from one of our favorite county employees, Penny Gross. I don't know why I'd be on her list... I'm registered as a Republican. Anyway she was imploring for votes against Leslie Byrne... no problem there, I'm looking forward to voting against her...
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    Student dials 911, dies anyway.

    imported post ...and she was old enough to have been able to own the means to defend herself. http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,353938,00.html A college student apparently called 911 from her cell phone shortly before she was killed but a dispatcher hung up, failed to call back and never...
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    Give Them Nothing

    imported post Found this great blog post, really says it well: http://munchkinwrangler.blogspot.com/2007/10/give-them-nothing.html A long time ago, I had a discussion with my former mother-in-law about my desire to carry a gun for protection. She was very much opposed to the concept, to put it...
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    Rate Webb's performance

    imported post http://home.hamptonroads.com/poll/question.cfm?poll=5679 Light him up! Excellent 29.15% Good 15.51% Fair 16.34% Poor 39% Total: 2528 votes Looks like he has a reverse bell curve going here...
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    Fred Thompson VT Commentary

    imported post The following commentary was posted by Fred Thompson (who I really hope to be able to vote for in 2008). Signs of Intelligence? One of the things that's got to be going through a lot of peoples' minds now is how one man with two handguns, that he had to reload time and time...
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    Suzanna Hupp interview on VT

    imported post This is an excellent interview. Be sure to click the third small button ("web extra") for the full length interview. http://tinyurl.com/2kxazq EDIT: Fixed link -BobCav
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    VA and PA now have reciprocity for CC!

    imported post Just announced via VCDL's va-alert: Pennsylvania and Virginia have now signed a reciprocity agreement! Effective immediately any person with a valid Virginia concealed carry permit can carry concealed in Pennsylvania. Here is a link to Pennsylvania's reciprocity web page...
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    imported post Originally posted at TheHighRoad: Georgiacarry.org - New! New Organization Several individuals in Georgia were working tirelessly on issues of Georgia gun rights, as individuals, for some time and making little headway. Accordingly, they began working...