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by 308Mike
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Protect and Defend
Topic: Baltimore PD stops shotgun-toting armed robber cold
Replies: 2
Views: 88

Re: Baltimore PD stops shotgun-toting armed robber cold

Looks like the cop was a pretty good shot, i can't see any bullet holes or damage to the large window immediately behind the suspect after he comes out of the store.
by 308Mike
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Don't be Evil
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: Don't be Evil

The "don't be evil" boat sailed back in 2010, when Google willingly hopped into bed with Beijing to censor search results in the PRC (guess it was good practice for what they're doing everywhere now). I didn't know Google was censoring search results in Commiefornia (People's Republic of ...
by 308Mike
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Mom has passed.
Replies: 19
Views: 207

Re: Mom has passed.

We're very sorry to hear this news, you have our most sincere condolences!!
by 308Mike
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Total Neck Breather
Replies: 17
Views: 229

Re: Total Neck Breather

Prayers and best wishes for a speedy and full recovery!!
by 308Mike
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Fed Fails to Buy Illegal Guns
Replies: 7
Views: 196

Re: Fed Fails to Buy Illegal Guns

First Shirt wrote:If you make it illegal to not go through a dealer, you've just created a bigger criminal class.

Welcome to Commiefornia!! :x :x :x
by 308Mike
Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Navy files negligent homicide charges against former Fitzgerald, McCain commanders
Replies: 5
Views: 95

Navy files negligent homicide charges against former Fitzgerald, McCain commanders

Linkyroo : Navy files negligent homicide charges against former Fitzgerald, McCain commanders By: Allison Horn Posted: 3:59 PM, Jan 16, 2018 Updated: 59 mins ago https://sharing.10news.com/sharescnn/photo/2017/08/18/1503059849_64444752_ver1.0_640_480.jpg (KGTV/AP) - The Navy said Tuesday it is fili...
by 308Mike
Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Interesting take on Iran
Replies: 3
Views: 134

Re: Interesting take on Iran

Quite interesting when you read what someone who knows about what's going on has to say rather than reporting on it thru a lens of news media management: Before we wax too eloquent about the democratic aspirations of the great Iranian people, we should keep in the mind that the most probable scenari...
by 308Mike
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Baltimore Gun Task Force commander to plead guilty of scumbaggery
Replies: 8
Views: 226

Re: Baltimore Gun Task Force commander to plead guilty of scumbaggery

I can see quite a few prosecutors are going to be working overtime and/or they're going to hire significantly more staff to handle all these cases: The alleged crimes took place during a federal civil rights review of the police department, and stretch back years to when some of the officers were in...
by 308Mike
Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Ammo and Reloading
Topic: Wildcat and AR-15
Replies: 14
Views: 445

Re: Wildcat and AR-15

I'll just leave this here: The Phoenix Weaponry 1873 45-70 AR Did you read the article all the way to the end? This part really caught my eye: " The base price of the rifle is $4,800 , and evidently there are a wide array of custom options available to enhance your enjoyment of the new weapon ...
by 308Mike
Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: NHS Postpones 50,000 Surgeries Because of the Flu
Replies: 4
Views: 164

Re: NHS Postpones 50,000 Surgeries Because of the Flu

Medical care in the UK - such a good system (NOT)!!!
by 308Mike
Fri Jan 05, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Update on "hiding" sailor
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Re: Update on "hiding" sailor

Greg wrote:Poster child of a healthy, robust, thriving institution.

All it takes is a bad CO or EX to ruin the entire unit.
by 308Mike
Fri Jan 05, 2018 2:52 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4408
Views: 311568

Re: Does not follow...

Note to self: When you are very sick, and shivering pretty damn hard trying to get yourself warmed up, you can pull a hamstring muscle pretty bad. In the same leg with the metal in the knee. Ugh..... If you're shivering that hard, perhaps now that you know what might happen when you do, you might w...
by 308Mike
Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:11 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: US Navy has a Ribbon for Boot Camp Honor Grads
Replies: 20
Views: 403

Re: US Navy has a Ribbon for Boot Camp Honor Grads

What is that "camouflage" pattern designed to blend in with? I would guess, the ship, making it difficult to target them individually (if that really mattered much), so now they've changed to more shore-based camo pattern, with tans and green. The old pattern has a nick-name of "blue...
by 308Mike
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:59 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: More Wichita Police Screwups
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Re: More Wichita Police Screwups

Where'd you get the info the dog was a "small Benji-sized terrier"?? Apparently, today's cops REALLY need to be acclimated to various sized dogs, and learn some dog behaviors so they can make an educated decision to shoot or not shoot because you don't need to AUTOMATICALLY shoot every sin...
by 308Mike
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes
Replies: 5
Views: 162

Re: UK Police Going to Stop Investigating Minor Crimes

skb12172 wrote:Where some see a problem, I see opportunity! :lol:

GO FOR IT!!! Start your own low-level PI firm to handle these types of calls - and bill the government!!
by 308Mike
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: US Navy has a Ribbon for Boot Camp Honor Grads
Replies: 20
Views: 403

US Navy has a Ribbon for Boot Camp Honor Grads

Linkyroo (Navy Times): New boot camp ribbon prompts disbelief, jokes By: Mark D. Faram   August 23, 2015 https://www.armytimes.com/resizer/qd1T-SojLwiCLtz82C_Qcop2gvo=/1200x0/filters:quality(100)/arc-anglerfish-arc2-prod-mco.s3.amazonaws.com/public/G3NREWMQZBECTDDQPIDH2A76NA.jpg "Boot ...
by 308Mike
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:22 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Xmas 2017 Loot
Replies: 33
Views: 771

Re: Xmas 2017 Loot

Vonz90 wrote:Bought a house on three acres, then spent close to as much on a sleep number bed. (Ouch)

So I'm guessing those are now WHITE ACRES, with the snow (not Green Acres - remember the TV show??)??? :D :D :D :D
by 308Mike
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:19 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Wichita PD Murder Unarmed Man At Fake SWAT Call
Replies: 21
Views: 581

Re: Wichita PD Murder Unarmed Man At Fake SWAT Call

Judges/DAs will be hinky about extending murder/manslaughter to be a reasonable expectation over calling in a complaint to the cops. There's no validity to that line of thought. First off, the caller KNEW he was calling in a false/fake complaint - which was more a fatal crime IN PROGRESS - which wa...
by 308Mike
Tue Jan 02, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: An Update
Replies: 7
Views: 170

Re: An Update

My dad always said "the fight's not over until you quit fighting." Keep swinging, amigo, we're pulling for you! Absolutely!!! If I had a spare larynx, I'd give you one. With my current condition, I couldn't come over to give you a hand no matter how much I'd like to. So, take care, and kn...
by 308Mike
Tue Jan 02, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Combat Controller
Replies: 9
Views: 130

Re: Happy Birthday Combat Controller

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!
by 308Mike
Tue Jan 02, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4408
Views: 311568

Re: Does not follow...

It was -7 degrees last night in Omaha, NE. It was also -7 degrees at McMurdo Station, Antarctica last night. Of course, in Antarctica, it's mid-summer. You guys and your tropical locations.... You guys can keep that shit!! I MUCH prefer to wear shorts and a t-shirt (in SoCal)!! And living in the sn...
by 308Mike
Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Academy Sports Lawsuit
Replies: 12
Views: 462

Re: Academy Sports Lawsuit

Netpackrat wrote:Kind of doesn't matter because realistically nobody who lives outside of the PRK is going to go there to buy a firearm.

That's for DAMNED SURE!!
by 308Mike
Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: California Prosecuting Man Over Facebook Post
Replies: 7
Views: 214

Re: California Prosecuting Man Over Facebook Post

skb12172 wrote:Phuk Kalifornia!

Don't forget there are a HUGE NUMBER of CA residents who hate the Leftists policies and despise the Dhimmicrap party - and almost EVERYONE outside the large cities voted against big government and their planks. Not EVERYONE is a lost cause (myself included)!!!
by 308Mike
Sun Dec 31, 2017 4:37 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: California Prosecuting Man Over Facebook Post
Replies: 7
Views: 214

Re: California Prosecuting Man Over Facebook Post

Yeah, California is fucked . Some dude made offensive comments on a CAIR page. CAIR got butthurt. CAIR whined. Now they're prosecuting. Volokh article. There's links to the court case and such, too. Yeah, we already knew Commiefornia is fucked - and when CA loses in court, I HOPE they sue the livin...
by 308Mike
Sun Dec 31, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Upcoming Staples Removal From Hip Surgery
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: Upcoming Staples Removal From Hip Surgery

Frankingun wrote:Ouch. Hope you get to feeling better soon!

THANKS!!! I'm already feeling MUCH less pain than I was before the surgery!

Check out my bruising, 11 days post-op.
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by 308Mike
Sat Dec 30, 2017 7:20 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Xmas 2017 Loot
Replies: 33
Views: 771

Re: Xmas 2017 Loot

Got some Amazon gift cards. Family came over for lunch and my lesbian aunt gives everyone a pair of scissors. Scissors. I had to excuse myself for a bit. You can't make this shit up Is that so they can cut off all their boobs?? Asking people to cut off other people's body parts is a recipe for comb...
by 308Mike
Sat Dec 30, 2017 5:29 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Academy Sports Lawsuit
Replies: 12
Views: 462

Re: Academy Sports Lawsuit

I'm pretty sure Commiefornia is one of those screwed-up states. :oops: :evil: :x :roll: :roll: :roll: Kind of doesn't matter because realistically nobody who lives outside of the PRK is going to go there to buy a firearm. You're right, but LOTS of folks INSIDE the screwed-up state would LOVE to buy...
by 308Mike
Sat Dec 30, 2017 5:27 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Upcoming Staples Removal From Hip Surgery
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Upcoming Staples Removal From Hip Surgery

As I posted previously , my hip replacement surgery is healing well, as is my recovery. If everything goes right, I'll have my 24 staples removed, which are keeping my thigh closed. After all (I've been told), chicks dig scars, RIGHT??? I asked my wife about it, telling her it was from a knife fight...
by 308Mike
Fri Dec 29, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Academy Sports Lawsuit
Replies: 12
Views: 462

Re: Academy Sports Lawsuit

Under the 1968 GCA as originally written one could only buy a long arm in your home state and any adjacent state. That went away in 1986, but several states had their own laws on the books that mirrored the federal law. I am uncertain how many states retain said laws. It took Texas about 2 decades ...
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 28, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Xmas 2017 Loot
Replies: 33
Views: 771

Re: Xmas 2017 Loot

A present I wish I didn't need - a new left hip.

The bruising is coming through all the swelling now. I've always loved multi-colored tints of human skin..... :lol: :lol:
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 28, 2017 7:35 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4408
Views: 311568

Re: Does not follow...

I sent this link to my brother and it cost him a bunch of money: http://www.graniteridgeoutfitters.com/Aero-Precision-M4E1-Enhanced-Upper-Handguard-Combo-M-LOK-GEN-2-APPG110001-MLOK.htm They have similar deals right now on M5 upper sets (Aero .308) but it will probably help if you like Flat Dork Ea...
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 28, 2017 7:28 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: It's finally caught up with me
Replies: 19
Views: 529

Re: It's finally caught up with me

Rod wrote:Update. Haven't had a cigarette since 4 PM on Christmas Day. Beginning to like nicorette gum until it's been in too long and causes me to cough.

Good for you!!! Keep it up!!! :D
by 308Mike
Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:01 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Red Dawn in Lapland
Replies: 2
Views: 175

Re: Red Dawn in Lapland

It might take them a little bit to catch up (not that the Russians have anything to fear should they step over the border again - nothing like getting the crap kicked out them - ESPECIALLY NOW!!)!! LOL! :D
by 308Mike
Tue Dec 26, 2017 4:41 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Newest Minion and Handguns
Replies: 46
Views: 2220

Re: Newest Minion and Handguns

First Shirt wrote:I'm gonna score this Christmas as a win!

I would CERTAINLY say so!!! GREAT JOB!!! :D 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-)
by 308Mike
Tue Dec 26, 2017 4:12 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4408
Views: 311568

Re: Does not follow...

evan price wrote:Can i chime in?

Getting your C&R is a great way to fill a safe fast.

NO DOUBT!!!! If I had one of those, I would have had to buy a MUCH larger safe to begin with!!! ;) ;) ;)
by 308Mike
Tue Dec 26, 2017 12:37 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Merry Christmas!!
Replies: 9
Views: 226

Re: Merry Christmas!!

MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!! :D :D :D :D :D :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by 308Mike
Sun Dec 24, 2017 5:47 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4408
Views: 311568

Re: Does not follow...

I've officially outgrown my safe. You know it's tight when you're alternating rifles upright and upside down and separating AR's so they fit into smaller spaces. Guess I know what a chunk of this years refund is going to. You did pretty good!!! I outgrew mine just a few short years after buying it....
by 308Mike
Sun Dec 24, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: Dear Santa,
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: Dear Santa,

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by 308Mike
Sun Dec 24, 2017 12:30 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Darrell (63)
Replies: 8
Views: 189

Re: Happy Birthday Darrell (63)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!!!
by 308Mike
Sat Dec 23, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)
Replies: 17
Views: 322

Re: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)

Just something as simple as standing with toes at 12 o'clock (no duck foot) with heals hanging off a step or curb for 3 minutes or so a couple times a day can work wonder for setting your pelvis back to neutral. Keep yourself vertical over your heals, stomach relaxed and contract/relax your butt no...
by 308Mike
Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday arctictom (66)
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: Happy Birthday arctictom (66)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!!
by 308Mike
Sat Dec 23, 2017 12:59 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)
Replies: 17
Views: 322

Re: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)

Your pelvic/hip complex is probably out of alignment after all that. Or "pelvic disparity" as my postural therapist called it. Got some tips for you on that when you feel like moving more and get into PT deeper. Thanks for the offer!! Hopefully I'll remember this when I'm ready for them -...
by 308Mike
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday SharkBait (41)
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: Happy Birthday SharkBait (41)

As much as I'd like to wish him a Happy Birthday, I'd feel MUCH better doing so if he had visited us more recently than 2014. Now if he's just lurking, PLEASE stop in and say 'HELLO' once in a while!!! :D :D :D
by 308Mike
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: It's finally caught up with me
Replies: 19
Views: 529

Re: It's finally caught up with me

Rod, things can ALWAYS be worse (until you die). Not quitting cold-turkey is the way to go, give your body a chance to adjust to the lowering levels of nicotine in your body, which will also decrease the cravings too!! It's a long and slow process, but it's one you can see and chart progress on a re...
by 308Mike
Fri Dec 22, 2017 5:36 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Religion of Peace in London
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Re: Religion of Peace in London

If they allowed people the right to defend themselves (even with LETHAL force), much of this kind of stuff would stop. Unfortunately, most Brits tend to believe their elected representatives know better than they do on what they need to protect themselves. STILL stuck being SUBJECTS and NOT citizens.
by 308Mike
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:49 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)
Replies: 17
Views: 322

Re: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)

I learned something new this morning: Some hip-replacement patients will experience a lengthening sensation of the leg on the repaired hip side, due to the worn out joint being replaced by a fully repaired joint, including cushioning material between the socket ends (I had none in both hips, complet...
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)
Replies: 17
Views: 322

Re: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)

He was in severe constant pain from his hip up until when he passed away last Thursday. I'm so sorry to hear that!! So, he refused to follow their instructions after surgery? Even after the first dislocation??? Trust me, when it comes to cutting on my body, I'm going to do whatever it takes to not ...
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 21, 2017 3:21 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)
Replies: 17
Views: 322

Re: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)

randy wrote:Glad to hear it went well.

So you now have another reason (other than being one of the Four Horsemen) for TSA to give you extra TLC! :twisted:

Oh yeah, just what I need! ;) It's a good thing we drive almost everywhere, so we haven't flown in more than 15 years. 8-) 8-)
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 21, 2017 3:05 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Now this is just fun!
Replies: 16
Views: 516

Re: Now this is just fun!

I'm open to better ideas, just haven't found one yet. Although, in almost 40 years of concealed carry, the only time I've ever drawn a weapon, it was a single-action Ruger Vaquero in .45 Colt. Guy took one look at it, from about 50 feet away, very slowly and carefully laid down his jack handle, and...
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:57 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)
Replies: 17
Views: 322

Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery (L Hip)

Folks, If you're interested in how my hip replacement surgery went yesterday morning (12/19/17) - well, I'm still here!!! Major surgery (total hip left replacement), and they took me to the OR at approx. 0730 hrs, and called my wife to tell her I was now out of surgery and in the recovery room at ap...
by 308Mike
Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:30 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: It's Baaaaack
Replies: 7
Views: 222

Re: It's Baaaaack

Dana, you know how we feel after having spoken by phone recently. Unfortunately, we won't be able to be of assistance for a while, however, you and Kathi are in our thoughts and prayers, and we'll be sending well wishes for a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year your way too. We'll start our surge...
by 308Mike
Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Frankingun (48), Aegis (32
Replies: 6
Views: 150

Re: Happy Birthday Frankingun (48), Aegis (32

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!
by 308Mike
Tue Dec 19, 2017 4:09 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Motorcyclist Mugged by Cop
Replies: 2
Views: 193

Re: Motorcyclist Mugged by Cop

Way back when, at San Diego PD, if he (the detective) pulled that kind of shit, and especially if it was recorded and broadcast - giving the department a black eye, he would have been suspended for at LEAST 30 days, if not fired! I HATE bad cops!
by 308Mike
Tue Dec 19, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthdays JohnOC (41), Jirover (36)
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: Happy Birthdays JohnOC (41), Jirover (36)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!
by 308Mike
Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Mo K
Replies: 5
Views: 154

Re: Happy Birthday Mo K

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!
by 308Mike
Sun Nov 26, 2017 5:17 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Obama's Presidential "Library" to have no books, papers
Replies: 12
Views: 555

Re: Obama's Presidential "Library" to have no books, papers

If that's the case, then his ENTIRE presidential "library" should have no problem fitting inside a closet (and not even a walk-in one at that!!)!!
by 308Mike
Sat Nov 25, 2017 5:23 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Missouri college now requires students to take a class on patriotism
Replies: 11
Views: 515

Re: Missouri college now requires students to take a class on patriotism

Well, that's CERTAINLY a LOT better than many other "high-end" colleges, wouldn't ya' say??
by 308Mike
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:02 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Happy Birthday Archelgray18 (32)
Replies: 7
Views: 279

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: 206

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: 303

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: 556

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: 556

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: 181

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: 240

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: 556

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: 556

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: 1424

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: 324

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: 417

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: 459

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: 171

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: 20
Views: 684

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: 1215

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: 11
Views: 515

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: 459

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: 619

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: 423

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: 423

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: 464

"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: 862

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: 239

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: 239

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: 862

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: 355

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: 289

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: 1105

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: 623

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: 297

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: 306

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: 2889

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: 3273

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: 457

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: 3273

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: 3273

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: 457

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: 1210

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: 457

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: 623

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!!! ;) ;) ;)

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