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by 308Mike
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:02 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Archelgray18 (32)
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Happy Birthday Archelgray18 (32)

Hasn't logged in in almost 2 years (Nov 18, 2015).
by 308Mike
Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:02 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Cataract surgery choices - need advice
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Re: Cataract surgery choices - need advice

Can you shoot well while dealing with astigmatism? If so, I'd suggest that would be the way to go. If not, then go the other way, since it appears to be one-or-the-other. Personally, I'd want you to have the best of both, which in your case means compromise one or the other, or perhaps even BOTH of ...
by 308Mike
Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:42 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: CA Senator Kevin "ghost gun" De Leon in trouble
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Re: CA Senator Kevin "ghost gun" De Leon in trouble

Cybrludite wrote:This would explain why he's so anti-gun. After all, it wouldn't do to have her pull a gun on him when he's trying to keep her from escaping the break room.

Even one that had a BRIGHT ORANGE tip (as required by law)!!! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by 308Mike
Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:03 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: R&B / Blues Music
Replies: 19
Views: 278

Re: R&B / Blues Music

Jered wrote:John Lee Hooker?

She said that would be one she'd add to the list of artists to be included. THANKS for the heads-up!
by 308Mike
Tue Nov 14, 2017 3:12 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: R&B / Blues Music
Replies: 19
Views: 278

Re: R&B / Blues Music

I've passed on all the information and she's in the process of digesting it!!

THANKS for ALL the info - it's a lot to review and consider!!
by 308Mike
Mon Nov 13, 2017 4:16 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Thomas (52)
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: Happy Birthday Thomas (52)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!! Come on back, dude!!! If you're lurking, just log in sometime to let us know! I know it's been over a year since your last login, but we forgive easily so come on back!! :D :D :D :D
by 308Mike
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:54 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Happy Birthday Jarheads!
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: Happy Birthday Jarheads!

THANKS guys!!!! I'm not considered a "REAL" Marine, since I was in the Air Wing and not a ground-pounder!! Even so, I'm a PROUD Marine and fly my USMC flag (along with many other Marines in my neighborhood) on military days and certain holidays. Here's the flags flying on the front of our ...
by 308Mike
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:46 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: R&B / Blues Music
Replies: 19
Views: 278

Re: R&B / Blues Music

Are we talking Elmore James, Charlie Patton, Howlin Wolf, etc? Or are we talking modern "hack, spit", R&B? Because if its the former, I have suggestions, if its the latter,, blech. I read your comment to her and she started laughing, she likes the names you provided. Here's a YouTube ...
by 308Mike
Sun Nov 12, 2017 4:16 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: R&B / Blues Music
Replies: 19
Views: 278

R&B / Blues Music

Folks, My wife is asking me to compile a list of R&B artists/songs for her to review so I can burn a disk of them for her upcoming birthday in December. She doesn't have a list of artists she likes, otherwise I wouldn't be asking for help. She knows what she likes when she hears it, and since I'...
by 308Mike
Fri Nov 03, 2017 3:25 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Another bad day for the Navy, this time off Singapore
Replies: 18
Views: 944

Re: Another bad day for the Navy, this time off Singapore

Check out what Kirk Lippold (former skipper of the USS Cole when it was attacked) has to say on the issue - and he has some VERY valid points (as usual)!! He's also on Facecrook (Facebook) under his real name. If you're prior military, ask to be his Friend - he's a straight-up guy, and if he would ...
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: MoveOn is seems to be running out of money
Replies: 5
Views: 193

Re: MoveOn is seems to be running out of money

And yet, they claim to have the pulse and interest of the people.............. LOL!!! :) :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:52 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Ban the box - CA felons get a break
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: Ban the box - CA felons get a break

Apparently, the CA governor signed a bill to prohibit private businesses from asking potential hires whether they have a criminal record - Ban the box . I think I'd make a condition of employment that you had to go to gun store, purchase a gun, and bring in the gun and the receipt with serial numbe...
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Sailing, sailing, over the Briny Blue
Replies: 10
Views: 291

Re: Sailing, sailing, over the Briny Blue

Well, Dana & his wife left today on their cruise. I dropped them off at the "B" Street terminal more than 1/2 hour before boarding, and drove his truck back out to BE's place while they're underway. I hope they have a GREAT cruise, and Dana told me he'd try to post some photos once the...
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday curtiskacin (61)
Replies: 3
Views: 81

Re: Happy Birthday curtiskacin (61)

It's sad - but he hasn't registered a visit in over 2 years. :(
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Just got my copy of Mom's DNR paperwork.
Replies: 17
Views: 351

Re: Just got my copy of Mom's DNR paperwork.

I'm VERY sorry dude!! You have my most sincere condolences!!
You need to make your own choices, and respect the wishes of those who've entrusted their care should they not be able to make their own decisions.
by 308Mike
Fri Oct 27, 2017 1:33 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 791

Re: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today

Jered wrote:They're probably stupid hippies.

Using their underarm (and other) hair as nets to catch fish to eat (RAW).
by 308Mike
Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Missouri college now requires students to take a class on patriotism
Replies: 8
Views: 212

Missouri college now requires students to take a class on patriotism

Linkarooni : Missouri college now requires students to take a class on patriotism CNN 9:45 AM, Oct 26, 2017 4 hours ago The College of the Ozarks, a private, Christian college near Branson, Missouri, has a new mandatory course that it unveiled this week called Patriotic Education and Fitness. The s...
by 308Mike
Wed Oct 25, 2017 12:52 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Sailing, sailing, over the Briny Blue
Replies: 10
Views: 291

Re: Sailing, sailing, over the Briny Blue

I wonder if it would be worth the trouble to get a couple of loadable credit cards and then put just so much money on each one while on travel. This way the crooks would be limited to only the amount of money available on the card and your regular accounts are safe. Also, make sure you have a RFID s...
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:01 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Who would of guessed this would happen?
Replies: 15
Views: 392

Re: Who would of guessed this would happen?

Langenator wrote:I've heard that attack helicopter mating practices are extremely dangerous, to both parties.

As are cargo helo mating practices!!! They're EXTREMELY messy (crews included)!!!
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 23, 2017 2:51 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Hip Replacement Surgery
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Hip Replacement Surgery

Unfortunately, the treatment I need is NOT FDA approved, which means the insurance companies won't pick it up (including Kaiser). There's no way in Hell that we can afford to pay for such treatments and/or travel out of the country. The damage I have is more complicated by bone spurs and other issue...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 22, 2017 9:10 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Hip Replacement Surgery
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Hip Replacement Surgery

Anyone else have any input or tips?
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 22, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: Culture Junkies
Topic: "Vagina Bones"???? I Guess it's Something New to Gamers
Replies: 4
Views: 291

"Vagina Bones"???? I Guess it's Something New to Gamers

LOL!!! I couldn't believe it when I first heard about it and then read about it!! Here's a little education - and THAT is all it is, is the shadow pockets in front of the hip bones when a woman moves - on both sides of the image below's woman's belt buckle (VAGINA BONES - LOL!!! :shock: :shock: :lol...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Amazon Apparently Contemplating Leaving Seattle
Replies: 21
Views: 518

Re: Amazon Apparently Contemplating Leaving Seattle

You're right, I don't think they're looking to move, they want to have an additional "Headquarters" and possible distribution center - which could mean up to 50,000 jobs (or so I've heard) - which is why so many places are fighting so hard for the new Amazon office.
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: How quickly can an aircraft carrier launch all its aircraft?
Replies: 2
Views: 140

Re: How quickly can an aircraft carrier launch all its aircraft?

I remember the effects of those Carter-cutback years!! Folks used to complain about how come we couldn't get the funding even though it''s just been put into the budget with Reagan, they just didn't understand how long it takes the government to work!! Hell, we used to cannibalize parts and reuse pa...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:22 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: How quickly can an aircraft carrier launch all its aircraft?
Replies: 2
Views: 140

How quickly can an aircraft carrier launch all its aircraft?

I saw this on a website recently, along with the answer, and thought you might enjoy it (and some might critique it): Chris Roles, Stay-at-home dad (2006-present) Answered 18h ago · Upvoted by Vega Handojo, M.Sc. in Aeronautics, 3 years research in Aeroelasticity I served aboard the USS Nimitz from ...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 22, 2017 4:33 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Amazon Apparently Contemplating Leaving Seattle
Replies: 21
Views: 518

Re: Amazon Apparently Contemplating Leaving Seattle

A couple of San Diego's cities are also vying for the opportunity to host the new headquarters!! I know Chula Vista has a bid in, and the city of San Diego also has a bid in, and I've heard others are still formulating how to beat the others with their bid. This IS a BIG DEAL!! I don't blame them at...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:08 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Venison at Arbys
Replies: 5
Views: 219

Re: Venison at Arbys

Link to the company. Arby's_638x401_Venison_silo_tan.jpg Venison Sandwich – Limited Time – Crispy onions Juniper Berry Steak Sauce Venison Steak Star Top Bun This limited time sandwich features a thick-cut venison steak marinated in garlic, salt, and pepper and is cooked for three hours to juicy pe...
by 308Mike
Fri Oct 20, 2017 6:50 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday martini
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: Happy Birthday martini

BELATED HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: Protect and Defend
Topic: Bear attack while bow hunting
Replies: 12
Views: 687

Re: Bear attack while bow hunting

20-foot Great White sharks are quite difficult to carry into the field - especially for black bear protection!! LOL!! ;) ;) ;) ;)
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:39 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: A Retitred Technician
Replies: 10
Views: 418

Re: A Retitred Technician

I heard a similar one years ago, about a mechanic. The customer limps in, car barely running. The mechanic listens a moment, pulls a screwdriver from his back pocket, reaches in, and gives a half turn. The car settles down, and starts to purr like a kitten. "How much?" "$75.00" ...
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:32 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Grendy (33)
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: Happy Birthday Grendy (33)

Old Grafton wrote:Happy birthday! keep them coming!

It's too bad he hasn't visited us in over 5 years, and posting only ONE time. THAT'S the reason(s) I haven't wished him a Happy Birthday like I usually do.
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Austrian conservatives win
Replies: 3
Views: 168

Re: Austrian conservatives win

I like this past paragraph (Emphasis mine): What’s clear is that the depictions of Kurz and Strache as Islamophobic, intolerant, and radical failed spectacularly. In country after country, the Left is finding it will have to come up with a strategy beyond name-calling if it is serious about winning ...
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:22 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Las Vegas (Mandalay Bay) Concert shooting
Replies: 68
Views: 2160

Re: Las Vegas (Mandalay Bay) Concert shooting

John Ringo has a theory that it was due to psychotropic meds, specifically Cymbalta, which has a history of inducing psychotic behavior in a some patients prescribed it - his wife Miriams reaction to it, which he talked about on the book of faces, sounds like what youd ecpect from a typical spree k...
by 308Mike
Mon Oct 16, 2017 2:08 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students
Replies: 64
Views: 1890

Re: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students

Gee, why am I not surprised??? :D :lol: :D :lol:
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:33 am
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: RV Batteries
Replies: 9
Views: 261

Re: RV Batteries

The controller was expensive only to the extent of it being a good-quality controller, which accurately monitors the battery charge state and the incoming solar charge from the panels and takes care of the charging accordingly (including a very light trickle-charge). Perhaps I should have specified ...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students
Replies: 64
Views: 1890

Re: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students

Why does that not surprise me, coming from outside of DETROIT????? A disgusting city usually also has disgusting judges, and this CERTAINLY fits the bill!! WHAT A POS RULING!!!!! I sure hope to hell she appeals it!! The case, initially reported on “The Steve Gruber Show,” a Lansing-based radio progr...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students
Replies: 64
Views: 1890

Re: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students

Apparently a thing across the pond as well. You know, I have a difficult time believing this is something new. I firmly believe it's now coming to light because it's now being reported to the media and authorities simply because I know of a classmate of mine who was seduced by one of his female tea...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: RV Batteries
Replies: 9
Views: 261

Re: RV Batteries

You know, I'm not surprised, since I was wondering why Costco stopped carrying them. My newer Optima car battery died much sooner than I had anticipated - around 5 years, and for THAT much money, I expected to perform much more like the older ones I had in the RV (which I had no problem paying premi...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: What to do with Puerto Rico?
Replies: 30
Views: 844

Re: What to do with Puerto Rico?

Nothing will happen, as Puerto Ricans are a well organized, and politically active group here in Ny, which means any attempt to force either statehood(which has responsibilties and taxes they don't want) or independence(economic suicide) becomes a form of political suicide. Only the Hasidic Jews ar...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:21 am
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: RV Batteries
Replies: 9
Views: 261

Re: RV Batteries

If you're gonna spend money... 3 Trojan group 27 (about 330 each), and a triple battery isolator - Surepower makes a 240 amp model, unsure of quality though. Add in some solar to charge em... :ugeek: My solar system has definitely saved our batteries, because it CERTAINLY wasn't due to my taking ca...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: A Retitred Technician
Replies: 10
Views: 418

Re: A Retitred Technician

It's something today's companies are mostly refusing to pay - and when they do, they want the sky for additional qualifications!!! It's called EXPERIENCE!!! ;) ;) ;)
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: RV Batteries
Replies: 9
Views: 261

Re: RV Batteries

Do you have room for 2 x 6-Volt Golf Cart batteries?? Also, have you considered putting solar panels on top of your rig? I added solar to our RV YEARS ago, and have NEVER regretted the decision, but then I'm also running 2 x 12-volt deep-cycle batteries (they're the red-top Optima batteries [https:/...
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 6:00 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students
Replies: 64
Views: 1890

Re: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students

skb12172 wrote:Btw, there is a good Indie movie on this topic called, "A Teacher." It used to be on Netflix. It might still be.

Would THIS be the movie??
by 308Mike
Sun Oct 15, 2017 4:31 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: I bet the Air Farce has a ribbon for this
Replies: 18
Views: 549

Re: I bet the Air Farce has a ribbon for this

No Vonz, they don't. :roll: Really, Vonz? You wanna throw shade when your branch of service has been busy losing at bumper cars all up and down the South China Sea? Yeah, but at least they fired the 3-star in charge citing a "Failure of leadership at the highest levels" - hopefully bringi...
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Rot at West Point?
Replies: 3
Views: 175

Re: Rot at West Point?

I sure hope the Naval Academy hasn't slipped anywhere close to that far!!! But then again, the Army has always been far more PC than the Navy, and always trying to reinvent their recruiting message to something trendy.
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 14, 2017 6:09 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: DC CCW "good reason" non-appeal...
Replies: 5
Views: 243

Re: DC CCW "good reason" non-appeal...

Frankingun wrote:Fixed my post - thanks for the heads up.


No prob - and that's what I thought you meant to say - but just wanted to clarify.
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: DC CCW "good reason" non-appeal...
Replies: 5
Views: 243

Re: DC CCW "good reason" non-appeal...

Dunno about a non-resident, but I do think DC didn’t appeal because daddy Bloomberg told them no too. If the Supremes took it and DC lost, shall issue disappears, and God forbid that the normals don’t have to bend a knee to a big city government desk jockey. Does this count as a :jacked: Perhaps I'...
by 308Mike
Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:28 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Hip Replacement Surgery
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Hip Replacement Surgery

The problem is that the replacement joint has a 20-25 year service life, and you can't do it twice on the same joint. There are things that they can do to tighten up one that's worn out, but it's almost as bad as the original surgery, and only adds a few years to the use of it. I'm not so sure abou...
by 308Mike
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:34 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Hip Replacement Surgery
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Hip Replacement Surgery

Folks, How many of you have had hip replacements, and how did they go, and how are they doing now? Apparently, my hip joints weren't formed properly and instead of a ball joint at the end of my femur, mine is more oblong and has worn out my hip joints FAR sooner than would have been normally expecte...
by 308Mike
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:07 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Windy Wilson
Replies: 5
Views: 164

Re: Happy Birthday Windy Wilson

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!
by 308Mike
Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Durham68 (38)
Replies: 6
Views: 292

Re: Happy Birthday Durham68 (38)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!
by 308Mike
Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday TraitorHater
Replies: 6
Views: 346

Re: Happy Birthday TraitorHater

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! (if you're lurking) - he hasn't logged in within a couple of years.
by 308Mike
Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Eclipse
Replies: 51
Views: 1852

Re: Eclipse

We had about 50% eclipse here in San Diego. I saw the reduction in light, but didn't bother to go outside to check it out. Perhaps if I have more energy during the next eclipse here in the USA (about 7 years), perhaps we'll be on the road by then and plan to be in an area of totality when it hits, g...
by 308Mike
Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: South Texas Check In
Replies: 19
Views: 798

Re: South Texas Check In

THANK YOU for posting this Check-In!! With so many of our members being from Texas, I am getting worried too!!
by 308Mike
Tue Jul 11, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: "How heavily armed is your state?" POS CBS Story
Replies: 9
Views: 616

Re: "How heavily armed is your state?" POS CBS Story

First Shirt wrote:I guess, if you know it's BS, you don't have to take it seriously, right?

Especially since it's from CBS (another Fake News producer)!!
by 308Mike
Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday 1911Man (48)
Replies: 6
Views: 465

Re: Happy Birthday 1911Man (48)

HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY!!!
by 308Mike
Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday pbnuc (52)
Replies: 9
Views: 645

Re: Happy Birthday pbnuc (52)

Weetabix wrote:Cheers! You caught up with me!


LOL!!! As long as he doesn't pass you!!! Happy belated B-Day, youngster!!! :D :D
by 308Mike
Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: "How heavily armed is your state?" POS CBS Story
Replies: 9
Views: 616

"How heavily armed is your state?" POS CBS Story

It's a POS story , but at least they admit upfront their data is inaccurate and flawed (and I don't know when it was published) - emphasis mine: Methodology As America reels from yet another mass shooting, inevitable questions resurface about guns laws and the nation's pervasive firearm culture. Her...
by 308Mike
Mon Jun 26, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Bill Heinbach (65)
Replies: 6
Views: 479

Re: Happy Birthday Bill Heinbach (65)

HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY!!!
by 308Mike
Mon Jun 26, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: Should I whack it with a stick?
Replies: 20
Views: 1047

Re: Should I whack it with a stick?

How long do you think it took to build that nest?
by 308Mike
Mon Jun 26, 2017 2:51 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: NRA Disallows 1911s As Approved Carry Guns.
Replies: 14
Views: 1017

Re: NRA Disallows 1911s As Approved Carry Guns.

I suspect the issue came about due to the personal prejudices of the curriculum director, James Jarrett, and had no basis in fact regarding carry capacity or being a semi-auto. I confirmed they have altered their stance by checking enrollment in their course and here's the info from their (the NRA's...
by 308Mike
Wed May 03, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Board admin notes pertaining to new users.
Replies: 2
Views: 571

Re: Board admin notes pertaining to new users.

randy wrote:Works for me. Thanks for all you do for the site

Roger that!!
by 308Mike
Wed May 03, 2017 11:07 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Johnnyreb (49)
Replies: 6
Views: 606

Re: Happy Birthday Johnnyreb (49)

HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY!!!
by 308Mike
Mon Apr 24, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: I want one
Replies: 5
Views: 715

Re: I want one

Messy, but still makes the point:
by 308Mike
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday 308Mike (57)
Replies: 10
Views: 913

Re: Happy Birthday 308Mike (57)

Thanks, guys (and gals)!!! Much appreciated!! :D :D :D :D
by 308Mike
Sun Apr 16, 2017 9:06 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: MERGED United Passenger Kicked Off/NO FIGHTING
Replies: 107
Views: 4395

Re: UA Passenger kicked off

This ^^^ Maybe make this thread part 1? I would if I could, and if I could do so competently. The last time I tried to merge a couple of threads it became a mess. Thankfully, that was a few years ago, so most of you probably don't even remember it. I'd prefer to let one of the higher-ranked admins ...
by 308Mike
Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: USS Guncounter Armament
Replies: 14
Views: 1342

Re: USS Guncounter Armament

Too funny!!! LOL!! :D :lol: :lol: :lol: 8-) 8-) :roll: :roll: :roll: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by 308Mike
Sun Apr 16, 2017 5:06 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Police Want Quebec Mosque Shooting Details Kept Secret
Replies: 4
Views: 655

Re: Police Want Quebec Mosque Shooting Details Kept Secret

But, but, but, these kinds of things only happen in gun-crazy United States, RIGHT???? Most of the information in the 242 pages was removed, including what police were looking for and what they seized. Lawyers representing news organizations are to be in court later this month arguing that more of t...
by 308Mike
Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:46 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday thisguy41487
Replies: 6
Views: 631

Re: Happy Birthday thisguy41487

Apparently he didn't find us too enticing, since his membership activity is only less than a month, in 2015. Perhaps he's lurking.
by 308Mike
Sun Apr 16, 2017 3:52 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday John_in_Longview (46)
Replies: 5
Views: 604

Re: Happy Birthday John_in_Longview (46)

HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY, JOHN!!!
by 308Mike
Sun Apr 16, 2017 3:48 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: MERGED United Passenger Kicked Off/NO FIGHTING
Replies: 107
Views: 4395

Re: UA Passenger kicked off

Thread unlocked.
by 308Mike
Sun Mar 19, 2017 12:59 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Building a T-Rex
Replies: 24
Views: 3314

Re: Building a T-Rex

Am i the only one who came in here looking for a 577 t-rex build? Nice AR build and may he enjoy it for years to come. Not at all. I would have loved to see how that design would reduce the recoil with such a stout cartridge! :lol: :lol: :mrgreen: So sorry to hear about his cancer, we're sending we...
by 308Mike
Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: WARNING: Inscriptions on Firearms Can Haunt You
Replies: 7
Views: 849

WARNING: Inscriptions on Firearms Can Haunt You

This is really messed-up, keep this story in mind if and when you have certain inscriptions on your firearms and you used one in a shooting: Cop’s AR-15 Dust Cover Inscription Used Against Him in Court Robert Farago March 17, 2016 271 comments http://truthaboutguns-zippykid.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content...
by 308Mike
Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Never had so much trouble building an AR
Replies: 7
Views: 1025

Re: Never had so much trouble building an AR

Regarding your dust-cover inscription, someone else is getting grief for what his says (I know your inscription is significantly different): Attorneys for the victim, Daniel Shaver, argued Brailsford was malicious during the shooting and raised questions about the gun used. The Maricopa County Attor...
by 308Mike
Fri Mar 17, 2017 5:09 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Little Sister (59)
Replies: 8
Views: 757

Re: Happy Birthday Little Sister (59)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!
by 308Mike
Thu Mar 16, 2017 4:16 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Shia LeBouf epically trolled
Replies: 106
Views: 5752

Re: Shia LeBouf epically trolled

In Commiefornia, if you enter a property with the intent to commit a theft, you've committed burglary. I've helped convict quite a few shoplifting cases upgraded to burglary simply because they entered the store with NO MEANS to actually pay for the items they tried to steal. I've delt with hidden-p...
by 308Mike
Thu Mar 16, 2017 4:03 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: my blog is live again
Replies: 4
Views: 665

Re: my blog is live again

Dawn is still with you EVERY TIME you think about her, you're keeping her memory alive. I know how you feel, since I'd feel the same way if anything ever happen to the love of my life, my wife!! No matter what you're going through, just remember that there are lots of people who understand your loss...
by 308Mike
Thu Mar 16, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: When is ENOUGH, enough?
Replies: 28
Views: 2377

Re: When is ENOUGH, enough?

First Shirt wrote:As long as the floor joists aren't failing, you don't have too many. If the foundation is settling unevenly, you might want to rethink that, though.

Yea, but MOST of the weight is the AMMO!!!! That shiite weighs a LOT!!
by 308Mike
Thu Mar 16, 2017 3:08 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Been away. Long story short...
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Been away. Long story short...

I used to work supporting FedGov defense contracts, even though I was on overhead since the company paid my wages and not the contractor. When it was coming to the end of a contract, those folks would be getting stressed over the idea of their contract not being renewed. Most of the folks I worked a...
by 308Mike
Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:50 am
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: Why don't holster makers make smartphone holsters?
Replies: 11
Views: 1364

Re: Why don't holster makers make smartphone holsters?

I ordered this for a friend in the UK, and AFAIK, he LOVES the thing!! Unfortunately, it appears they no longer make many phone/pad/laptop cases like they did a few years ago. Check them out anyway, you still might find something that catches your eye and can do the job.
by 308Mike
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Housekeeping through March 6th
Replies: 6
Views: 736

Re: Housekeeping through March 6th

CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Welcome to the club!

Found a break in the conference schedule???? LOL!! :lol: :lol: :lol: Where'd ya' go on your honeymoon?? Get any impressive photos to share with the group?
by 308Mike
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday SeekHer (66)
Replies: 7
Views: 746

Re: Happy Birthday SeekHer (66)

First Shirt wrote:Happy birthday! Stop by sometime, when you're in the neighborhood, we miss you!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! Yup. we miss you, since it's been 2 years after your last logged-in visit. I hope you're okay. 8-)
by 308Mike
Sun Mar 12, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: When is ENOUGH, enough?
Replies: 28
Views: 2377

Re: When is ENOUGH, enough?

I can't answer your question because I'd like to have several of those myself (living in Commiefornia sucks), however, I'm waiting for you to start printing your own parts for the builds before I might think you're getting close to 'enough is enough'. :D :D :D
by 308Mike
Sun Mar 12, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Seeking info on WWII flare useage
Replies: 9
Views: 1126

Re: Seeking info on WWII flare useage

The next time I run across my NATOPS manual for the CH-46, I'll try to remember to take a look inside to see if it has anything on the use of flares.
by 308Mike
Sun Mar 12, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Don't Blame Gun Stores for Crime
Replies: 11
Views: 1200

Re: Don't Blame Gun Stores for Crime

Weetabix wrote:I blame car dealerships for hit and run accidents and for drunk driving. Same thing, right?

AYUP, and let's blame pens and pencils for misspelled words, along with forks & spoons for people being overweight, right?? :roll: :roll: :roll: :lol: :lol:
by 308Mike
Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday dpatten
Replies: 8
Views: 870

Re: Happy Birthday dpatten

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! - if you're lurking the last couple of years, login sometime so we know you're here. :)
by 308Mike
Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Weetabix (52)
Replies: 8
Views: 767

Re: Happy Birthday Weetabix (52)

HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY!!! :D :D :D
by 308Mike
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:04 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: PC Question
Replies: 11
Views: 1021

Re: PC Question

Is your PC a desktop or laptop? Does it beep or make any other sounds while trying to start-up? If it beeps, count the number of beeps and let us know, along with the Dell model number. Can you boot off a bootable CD or DVD? Sometimes hard drive failures exhibit the same symptoms you're describing, ...
by 308Mike
Sun Feb 12, 2017 5:10 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Connie
Replies: 35
Views: 2720

Re: Connie

OMG! I had no idea she was so ill, nor any indication she was about to expire. I keep her, Kim, and Jack in my heart, and it pains me greatly to learn of her passing. My wife and I are both very sorry to hear of her passing, and wish we could make a personal appearance at her service (which has like...
by 308Mike
Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Saying goodbye
Replies: 31
Views: 4349

Re: Saying goodbye

Prayers sent, along with our most sincere condolences/
by 308Mike
Sat Nov 12, 2016 2:05 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Happy Birthday Jarheads!
Replies: 3
Views: 584

Re: Happy Birthday Jarheads!

Even if I'm a day late - THANKS, Randy!!!! SEMPER FI!!!

And although I'm late to wish my fellow veteran Marines a Happy Birthday, TODAY is still VETERANS DAY!!! For ALL my brothers in arms:

SEMPER FI!!!
by 308Mike
Sat Nov 12, 2016 1:54 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: New California Gun/Ammo laws
Replies: 19
Views: 1454

Re: New California Gun/Ammo laws

Yeah, if anybody needs to move stuff out until the Moonbeam gov't comes to it's senses, let me know. Hell, I'll even pay the shipping to send it back to you, once it's safe to do so! I would think most folks in this commie state don't want to make any mention of how much ammo they have nor what typ...
by 308Mike
Wed Nov 09, 2016 11:27 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Well, I voted
Replies: 52
Views: 6827

Re: Well, I voted

Jericho941 wrote:Well, that just happened. This puts the final nail in the coffin for my political predictions going back to the start of this thing.

BOOM!!!!

I've been telling people to simply ignore the polls and vote your choice. I LOVE seeing egg on the faces of News executives!!!
by 308Mike
Wed Nov 09, 2016 11:16 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Trump prez and Rep senate & house...
Replies: 160
Views: 11759

Re: Trump prez and Rep senate & house...

First Shirt wrote:Term limits? No more than three in the House and no more than two in the Senate.


That'll have to be a change to the Constitution - but I bet we could get THAT through!!!
by 308Mike
Wed Oct 19, 2016 1:08 am
Forum: Global and National Announcements
Topic: Special Guest - Rumpshot's Revenge 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 7579

Re: Special Guest - Rumpshot's Revenge 2016

I'm trying to get my car into the shop (engine light came on & need smog cert to complete the registration - I DO NOT want to get stopped for expired registration with several guns and a bunch of ammo in my car) so I can head out and join y'all.
by 308Mike
Wed Oct 19, 2016 12:53 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday martini
Replies: 6
Views: 732

Re: Happy Birthday martini

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!
by 308Mike
Wed Oct 05, 2016 9:33 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Starting on a Junkyard build
Replies: 27
Views: 4005

Re: Starting on a Junkyard build

Durham68 I just updated my profile so that you can email me. LEE Let me know if you got anything. I am emails from this site that I am sending emails to myself when I use the contact link in your profile. The site is configured to automatically send you a copy of the same email you send to someone ...
by 308Mike
Wed Oct 05, 2016 9:20 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Rare Historical Photos
Replies: 8
Views: 3973

Re: Rare Historical Photos

You should seriously consider donating them to a WWII museum or to the national archives before they are lost forever. If they were taken by family members, they may be the only copies in existence. I have, but also need to check with various family members before I give them up (even though I doub...

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