Daily Archives: March 30, 2009

Boomershoot Picture of the Day No. 1

From Boomershoot 2002. Photo courtesy Joe Huffman. Click to embiggen. What would you say the wind speed and direction are here? Photo is looking towards the south.

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Boomershoot Picture of the Day No. 2

Here’s a closeup of Gene Econ at Boomershoot 2002. Hanging from his neck is, I believe, a Kestrel anemometer. Such gadgets are extremely useful — I’ll be trying out a wristwatch-style version at Boomershoot 2009 — although Gene takes care … Continue reading

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Boomershoot Picture of the Day No. 3

Boomershoots of today are considerably more organized than appears to be the case in this pic from Boomershoot 2002. Photo courtesy Joe Huffman. Click to embiggen.

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The reluctant post

I was going to post on the topic of the Missouri State Police report likening political independents to domestic terrorists last week, but with all the family in town and work obligations causing severe time constraints, I passed it over. … Continue reading

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RNS Quote of the Day: 03/30/09

Lovely folks he getting there We’re looking for supporters. We’re not looking for a fight. That will come later, when we have an army. Chris DeHaven – Organizing for America Volunteer Manager I do wonder what color their uniforms will … Continue reading

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Mr. C has the reservation info up over at the Offical GBR website. My vacation request for the dates of the Gun Blogger Rendezvous has, unlike Boomershoot, been approved. Rivrdog and I have been talking and it doesn’t look like … Continue reading

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A Question

For the pro-EFCA crowd. The Mad Rocket Scientist got into a discussion with some folks over at the collectivist Obsidian Wings blog on the topic of unions and the inappropriately named Employee Free Choice Act. You should follow both of … Continue reading

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Heh. Yeah.

The first line is not certain, though highly probable. The second line I’ve been singing to myself since I got my first paycheck back in 1987. Image by David Reich – Found via JR @ Ride Fast.

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