Category Archives: PSH

A Quote (from memory) for Today

This quote for today is pretty much word-for-word. However, since I’m quoting, by memory, from an article I read in an issue of analog SCIENCE FICTION/SCIENCE FACT sometime around 1976*, I can’t vouch for complete accuracy. The principle remains intact, … Continue reading

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On the Subject of Firearm Magazine Capacity

I have a question for those who believe that I, as a free citizen, do not “need” firearm magazines with a capacity of more than 10 rounds: Who, other than a criminal, is more likely to have armed backup readily … Continue reading

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Dick’s Sporting Goods and Pro-Liberty Fundraising

I have a Dick’s Sporting Goods reward card.  After Dick’s proved themselves to be lower-case dicks about already-paid-for AR rifles, I planned to tape my Dick’s reward card on a target stand at the recent Southern/Central Arizona Blogshoot. The bad … Continue reading

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Where I Stand

(Blogger’s note: I had some concerns that the NRA would, in the organization’s scheduled 21 December 2012 press conference, collapse like a house of cards in an earthquake, so I held off on posting this until today.) NAACP membership* (founded … Continue reading

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She’s Alive! ALIVE!

At 0118 hours local time this morning (04 July 2012), Ophelia, my 300 AAC Blackout AR-15, was officially assembled, when I mated her upper and lower receivers and pushed her takedown pins into position. While she still needs some test-firing … Continue reading

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Fun Gun Question

Once again, The Pants-Free Floridian has started an entertaining gun meme: “What is the most fun firearm you own and why?“ Right now, it’s a neck-and-neck competition between my 9mm Beretta Cx4 Storm carbine and my 300 AAC Blackout AR-15 … Continue reading

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14 Million Members? Show Me!

When members of any anti-gun group can show me a membership card for their organization that gets them discounts at motels and rental car agencies nationwide, along with other discounts on goods and services from countless other national, regional and … Continue reading

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Five Guns Meme

As inspired by The Pantless Floridian, here’s my list of the five guns I’d like to own, money/practicality no object† (listed in no particular order): * A very specific M16A1: Stock number 86, assigned to D Company, 4th Battalion, 3d … Continue reading

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“Weapons of Mass Destruction”? Seriously?

As Joe Huffman mentions here and here, a new buzz-phrase being used by the anti-gun crowd is “weapons of mass destruction,” which they use to describe firearm magazines that hold more cartridges than the anti-gun folks think should be allowed. … Continue reading

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