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by HTRN
Sat Dec 16, 2017 11:04 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Philly to ban bullet resistant windows in businesses
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Philly to ban bullet resistant windows in businesses

I can tell who took the time to actually investigate this - all of you are making wild assumptions. 1 it doesn't ban them, it allows Philly to regulate them 2 it has nothing to do with 'racism" and everything to do with businesses operating under a restaurant license when they're nothing of the...
by HTRN
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Explosion at NYC Port Authority
Replies: 17
Views: 395

Re: Explosion at NYC Port Authority

blackeagle603 wrote:My daughter was also in NYC this past week. Staying with a girlfriend in lower Manhattan around 25th(?).

Nyc is big. 8.3 million in the city proper, 20 mil plus in the surrounding "metro area". 304 square miles in the 5 boroughs.
by HTRN
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:25 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: Deep Thoughts
Replies: 14
Views: 209

Re: Deep Thoughts

Why are ther locks on 24 hour store?
by HTRN
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: School Me On Classic Cocktail Ingredients
Replies: 23
Views: 383

Re: School Me On Classic Cocktail Ingredients

One of the things many of you are not realizing that in the case of liquor, the price has less to do with quality, than succesful marketing - i refer you to grey goose Anything that doesnt require any lomg term aging, expensive ingredients, or complicated methodologies should be cheap(I'm looking at...
by HTRN
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: School Me On Classic Cocktail Ingredients
Replies: 23
Views: 383

Re: School Me On Classic Cocktail Ingredients

evan price wrote:Absolut vodka.

Is a 15 dollar a bottle vodka thats sold for 30 dollars a bottle because of marketing. There are better vodkas for less money.
by HTRN
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: School Me On Classic Cocktail Ingredients
Replies: 23
Views: 383

Re: School Me On Classic Cocktail Ingredients

For mixing: Evan Williams (their single barrel isnt bad staight up either) Sailor Jerry and Kraken Espolon Friis, svedka and Sobieski. There are a number of good cheap vodkas, but one of these three should be available locally just about anywhere in north america. Spend money on good gin and vermout...
by HTRN
Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:18 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Thinking about a 7.62x51 semi-auto rifle
Replies: 45
Views: 933

Re: Thinking about a 7.62x51 semi-auto rifle

Unfortunately, BATFEs policy of "once a machinegun, always a machinegun" pretty much sealed their fate.

I'd scoop up the rest of it, and ship it off to Fulton Armory. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Mon Dec 04, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: Action wrench for 1892 rifle
Replies: 7
Views: 176

Re: Action wrench for 1892 rifle

FelixEstrella wrote:Perhaps a shim and a new extractor cut.

Move the shoulder back. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Mon Dec 04, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

Just a heads up - bullets.com is having a sale on mechanical rests, i just bought an alumknum bald eagle windage rest for 140 dollars. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Sun Nov 26, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Night Nurse Probably Fired
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Re: Night Nurse Probably Fired

She broke the 11th commandment Thou shalt not piss off the Internet :ugeek:
by HTRN
Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:36 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

Started waching "Kids react to" videos on youtube, where they get a bunch of kids to listen to, as one teenage hipster in the videos put it "old people music"" :roll: So far, I watched Queen, Led Zepplin, and just started Iron Maiden there's also videos with them listening t...
by HTRN
Sat Nov 25, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: Ammo and Reloading
Topic: forster co-ax and redding competition dies
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: forster co-ax and redding competition dies

See, this is why I like neck sizers that take inserts. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Thinking about a 7.62x51 semi-auto rifle
Replies: 45
Views: 933

Re: Thinking about a 7.62x51 semi-auto rifle

Palmetto is running a sale in 308 uppers and lowers, I think they're were certain combinations in the 400 dollar range.. :ugeek: :shock:
by HTRN
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: R&B / Blues Music
Replies: 19
Views: 387

Re: R&B / Blues Music

Basically, look up the cameos to both blues brothers movies, and check their music on you tube. My personal preference is the migration years- late delta/early Chicago stuff.
by HTRN
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:32 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: R&B / Blues Music
Replies: 19
Views: 387

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.
by HTRN
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:23 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 891

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

Gals gotta do something for her retirement, and it looks like she is past her "sell by" date to go back to stripping. She needs money to restart her farm, the boat was heavily loaded, shes famliar with agriculture, the point of departure was Hawaii, and shes obviously got a few screws loo...
by HTRN
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:55 pm
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 891

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

Jmm, any thought they were smuggling dope?
by HTRN
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 891

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

.... so they didn't have to eat ..... each other.... I wouldn't bet on that......... :lol: More info has come to light, like this wasnt the first time she got into trouble on a sailboat, that Appel was a stripper, and has been described by associates as "not too bright" A stripper? She lo...
by HTRN
Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 891

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

Termite wrote:
MarkD wrote:.... so they didn't have to eat ..... each other....


I wouldn't bet on that......... :lol:

More info has come to light, like this wasnt the first time she got into trouble on a sailboat, that Appel was a stripper, and has been described by associates as "not too bright"
by HTRN
Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: The War Room
Topic: I bet the Air Farce has a ribbon for this
Replies: 18
Views: 632

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

Who?

If you read into it, youll discover that most socalled "Satanists" are just aethists with asshole personalties, in the same manner that "Church of the Subgenius"(Slack, JR Bob Dobbs)is aethists with a warped sense of humor.
by HTRN
Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

Tomorrow off! :mrgreen:
by HTRN
Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Unionized - outof a job the next day
Replies: 12
Views: 447

Re: Unionized - outof a job the next day

It happened at Howmedica Osteonics.
by HTRN
Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:22 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: I bet the Air Farce has a ribbon for this
Replies: 18
Views: 632

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

Jered wrote:They call Satan the "Father of Lies."

Satanism, at least the church founded by Anton Levay isn't really about Satan, so much as antireligionism with a healthy dose of Nietzsche thrown in.
by HTRN
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Dealing with getting on evil mailing lists
Replies: 11
Views: 349

Re: Dealing with getting on evil mailing lists

If they send you a SASE, I'd say sent it back with a steel plate in the envelope to up the weight and thus the postage they pay. A CMU block weighs 28 lbs, costs less that 2 bucks, and is available at every home depot. Not that I would ever do such a thing. Nope, nope nope. ;) :mrgreen: Duct tape t...
by HTRN
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Raspberry Pi?
Replies: 58
Views: 4784

Re: Raspberry Pi?

Thus far various meats. Can make an average cut of beef great and a great cut even better. Any schmuck can cook a halfway decent sirloin, with some practice. But chicken or more importantly fish? So easy to screw up, that restaurants do it all the time. The there's the so-called "chefs cuts&qu...
by HTRN
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

I really hate Uber drivers. It seems like to most of them, driving is something of a new concept.
by HTRN
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:56 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Raspberry Pi?
Replies: 58
Views: 4784

Re: Raspberry Pi?

Weet, unless you're going to start automating machinery to move products in and out of different temperature baths - which would be fascinating, sous vide is little more than a crock pot hooked to a thermostat Its actualy a pump with aheater connected to a PID and a thermocouple. :ugeek: Regarding ...
by HTRN
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:49 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 891

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

randy wrote:
Netpackrat wrote:
randy wrote:Once again, HTRN may be a prophet (scary thought that!)


He also said the fix was in for Cruz, and IIRC Giuliani too at various times. :lol:


I didn't say he was a good prophet! :mrgreen:

Good, Bad? Im the guy with the five axis! :mrgreen:
by HTRN
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:47 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 891

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

Once again, HTRN may be a prophet (scary thought that!) He also said the fix was in for Cruz, and IIRC Giuliani too at various times. :lol: When one of your candidates has past involving multiple divorces, and an appearance on professional wrestling, its not hard to dismiss him as a candidate. ;) T...
by HTRN
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:33 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 500 Years Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 385

Re: 500 Years Ago

Langenator wrote:Lest anyone lose sight of Luther's acid tongue: http://ergofabulous.org/luther/

He was also notoriously antisemitic.
by HTRN
Sat Oct 28, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Ban the box - CA felons get a break
Replies: 9
Views: 309

Re: Ban the box - CA felons get a break

There going to find it does nothing, all they have to do is add "background check required". :ugeek:
by HTRN
Sat Oct 28, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 2 women and 2 dogs lost at sea for 5 months rescued today
Replies: 35
Views: 891

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

I find it amusing that you guys think this actually happened, and isn't a publicity stunt in order to secure a book deal. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Sat Oct 28, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: See-through Suppressor and High Speed Photography
Replies: 6
Views: 339

Re: See-through Suppressor and High Speed Photography

Mike OTDP wrote:If I were working on a doctorate in Aerospace Engineering, I'd be tempted to take a whack at computational fluid dynamic analysis of a suppressor. Complete with experiments, of course.

Its been tried, it just doesnt model well, because of extremely high pressure and extremely short duration.
by HTRN
Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Amazon Apparently Contemplating Leaving Seattle
Replies: 21
Views: 642

Re: Amazon Apparently Contemplating Leaving Seattle

I think it boils down to any major metro area with a hub airport, so a lot of these areas are wishful thinking.
by HTRN
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:16 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Who would of guessed this would happen?
Replies: 15
Views: 468

Re: Who would of guessed this would happen?

What about those of us who sexually identify as an attack helocopter? : :mrgreen:
by HTRN
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: Venison at Arbys
Replies: 5
Views: 264

Re: Venison at Arbys

HMore importantly, when is McDs gonna get more Sichuan sauce?
by HTRN
Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:50 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: A Retitred Technician
Replies: 10
Views: 518

Re: A Retitred Technician

But it's a good feeling to be self-sufficient, and to save a little cash, too One of the things i love about my job, is that i pretty much have carte blanche for personal projects - like the acrylic fridge drawer im going to machine a patch panel out of Saturday - gonna use a Hurco and some scrap a...
by HTRN
Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:39 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: 500 Hep A Cases In San Diego
Replies: 9
Views: 372

Re: 500 Hep A Cases In San Diego

A helpful side effect of Montana winters is that they keep human vermin away. Thats the problem all those democrat cities in mild climates have - financial and climatological incentives to homeless populations. Its why Vegas and Hawaii both have big problems with squatters, panhandlers, etc. :ugeek...
by HTRN
Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:31 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

For those who are interested, Netflix is going to release their Punisher series on November 17th.
by HTRN
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:35 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: NFL Consequences
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: NFL Consequences

MiddleAgedKen wrote:So the league will have 29 teams, plus whatever the hell the Cleveland Browns are....

Dammit, you beat me to a Cleveland joke! :mrgreen:

But then who doesn't beat Cleveland? :lol:
by HTRN
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

Gotta look into pids and heating elements now that I got a star, gonna do a baseplate at work.. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:45 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Las Vegas (Mandalay Bay) Concert shooting
Replies: 68
Views: 2370

Re: Las Vegas (Mandalay Bay) Concert shooting

(IF they continued taking it in the face of such adverse reactions). Thats the thing, it essentially warps the way you think, like deciding that murdering a bunch of convicted sex offenders is a really good idea. Btw, if upu start looking at some of the past spree killers, especially the "quie...
by HTRN
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:09 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Las Vegas (Mandalay Bay) Concert shooting
Replies: 68
Views: 2370

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 ki...
by HTRN
Mon Oct 16, 2017 2:49 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

Started watching "Project Binky" by Bad Obsession motorsports on youtube. Imagine two working class guys from central England(Shopshire, to be exact) try to shoehorn in a celica awd drivetrain into an oginal (and thoroughly clapped out) mini. Now add in a does of Monty python and Benny hil...
by HTRN
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

g-man wrote:Found out that we've got a rat eating our walnuts on the tree. Live trap has been secured and is set and baited in the back yard as I type this. Live trap because with dogs we can't use poison, and snap-traps are out since I'd just catch dog paws with those.

Peanut butter. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: RV Batteries
Replies: 9
Views: 329

Re: RV Batteries

Optima are not nearly as good as they once were, largely riding on reputation these days.

Trojan always had a fantastic rep, the only problem is they dont make batteries in common auto group sizes, instead its mostly the big battery market for rv and class eight trucks. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: What to do with Puerto Rico?
Replies: 30
Views: 990

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 are...
by HTRN
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: Gear Talk and Tech
Topic: RV Batteries
Replies: 9
Views: 329

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:
by HTRN
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:00 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

Got side swiped in a hit and run today :evil:

Thankfully its only cosmetic damage, and relatively minor.
by HTRN
Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: A Retitred Technician
Replies: 10
Views: 518

Re: A Retitred Technician

A neat joke I just heard. A 55 year old technician is retrenched. Two weeks later, a machine breaks and no one can fix it. The whole factory grinds to a halt. They bring the technician back as a consultant. He opens the front of the machine, drags a chair up and stares at the innards of the maching...
by HTRN
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Ammo and Reloading
Topic: Score!
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Re: Score!

Was over visiting a friend this evening, swapping some gun stuff around, and asked him if he knew where I could find some scrap lead, cheap. He said "Is free cheap enough?" Left with about 200 lbs of wheelweights, and 50+ lbs of linotype. Since I'm only casting for .45 ACP, .45 Colt, .38/...
by HTRN
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

They're doing a location shoot for Elementary next week at my employers - dont know which part of the building they're gonna use, or if any of the employees will be used as extras, but still, pretty cool.
by HTRN
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: The War Room
Topic: China planning to invade Taiwan
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: China planning to invade Taiwan

They'll keep taking islands and threatening freedom of navigation. Attack on the oblique in a low key way. Build pressure. Try to demonstrate weakness of distant allies like the US. Demonstrate value in aligning with the Middle Earth powers. Bring Taiwan to the table for negotiations, incremental w...
by HTRN
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Money's top 100 places to live
Replies: 14
Views: 581

Re: Money's top 100 places to live

Well at least they didnt put atlantic city or Newark there... :roll:
by HTRN
Sat Sep 30, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: Return of the Demotivators, Part III! IN 3D! - To Infinity And Beyond!
Replies: 2387
Views: 273730

Re: Return of the Demotivators, Part III! IN 3D! - To Infinity And Beyond!

Jered wrote:They were kangs and pharoahs and commies.

Que the dickwasher meme. :mrgreen:
by HTRN
Sat Sep 30, 2017 7:09 am
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

Netpackrat wrote:Amazon's free shipping is increasingly worth less than you pay for it... Latest batch of stuff that has yet to ship, was ordered on the 17th. Good thing I don't need any of it soon.

Ahem. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:24 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students
Replies: 64
Views: 2481

Re: More White Female Teachers Screwing Students

They're ALL crazy. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:37 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Maxim .50
Replies: 15
Views: 750

Re: Maxim .50

Yeah, but those are suppressors for firearms, right? It's a black-powder muzzle loader, it's not really a firearm, according to the ATF. You're assuming that those states use the same definition. 2. "Firearm silencer" means any instrument, attachment, weapon or appliance for causing the f...
by HTRN
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:10 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Maxim .50
Replies: 15
Views: 750

Re: Maxim .50

MarkD wrote:Legislation proposed outlawing them in CA, NY, NJ, MA in 3-2-1........

Suppressors are already illegal in those states.
by HTRN
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: TV "sticks" and tricks
Replies: 9
Views: 476

Re: TV "sticks" and tricks

No mention of Kodi? I'm surprised. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Tue Sep 19, 2017 12:16 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: More riots coming in St. Louis?
Replies: 27
Views: 1180

Re: More riots coming in St. Louis?

Weetabix wrote:1. Avoid crowds.
2. Nothing good happens after 10 PM.

THIS.
by HTRN
Mon Sep 18, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Woman Shoots Homeless Man
Replies: 19
Views: 847

Re: Woman Shoots Homeless Man

Netpackrat wrote:A Porsche isn't all that exotic.

Compared to a Toyota or Honda?
by HTRN
Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

1 pbr warm usnt that bad.
2 i finally snagged a pig mold off of ebay.
3 ebay sellers offering hammer molds should put down the crack pipe, and post some somewhat sane prices.
by HTRN
Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Woman Shoots Homeless Man
Replies: 19
Views: 847

Re: Woman Shoots Homeless Man

There are exceptions to every rule, and i used the phrase "less than endearing" as its somewhat nicer than "raging bitch" :mrgreen: Still as a generalization it does hold up, just like you can assume what a young pretty woman who drives a non pink corvette does for a living.. ;)
by HTRN
Sun Sep 17, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Woman Shoots Homeless Man
Replies: 19
Views: 847

Re: Woman Shoots Homeless Man

skb12172 wrote:What she is driving is irrelevant.

To be fair, have you ever met a woman who drives an exotic import? More often than not, they're not exactly the most endearing of people..
by HTRN
Fri Sep 15, 2017 4:30 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Perform Blood Draw
Replies: 51
Views: 2112

Re: Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Perform Blood Draw

Apparently the detective is not aware of the legal concept "fruit of the poisoned tree" with regards to evidence. Does that matter if the goal is to obtain evidence for use in a civil trial? Bingo they're trying to prevent a multi million dollar lawsuit by the then unconscious truck drive...
by HTRN
Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Perform Blood Draw
Replies: 51
Views: 2112

Re: Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Perform Blood Draw

Im not talking about the nurse, im talking about anyone whos blood they want to draw after the fact, especially in light of some theories floating about that the pd was looking for ammunition in case the vic decides to sue them for causing the accident due to pursueing the other driver. Now they're ...
by HTRN
Mon Sep 11, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Perform Blood Draw
Replies: 51
Views: 2112

Re: Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Perform Blood Draw

Vonz90 wrote:From what I read, the officer's department had a policy for them to take blood samples from everyone involved in an accident even if they were not under arrest.

"Come back with a warrant" :ugeek:
by HTRN
Mon Sep 11, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

I just looked at the price of diesel conversions for suburbans, and they range from 23-28k. Considering I just saw a 2012(second to last year of the 2500 burn) listed by a dealer at 27 grand, its literally double the value if the truck. :shock:
by HTRN
Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:46 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Charlottesville Riot
Replies: 43
Views: 2170

Re: Charlottesville Riot

Trump has succeeded in this in getting the likes of NBC and NYT to start reporting some on the nastiness of the Leftist tools like Antifa. Err, no. What has happened is the dnc has decided, that like the occupy movement and BLM, theyre no longer useful, and have basically turned on them. Miraculous...
by HTRN
Sat Sep 09, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

304 Stainless sucks to machine, leaves sharp edges, and is heavy as fuck. :|

Oh, Cabelas is having a sale on Savage rifles. 219 after rebate.
by HTRN
Sat Sep 09, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Grabbing guns in US Virgin Islands
Replies: 5
Views: 434

Re: Grabbing guns in US Virgin Islands

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gun_laws_in_the_United_States_Virgin_Islands Licensing leads to confiscation. I can only hope it also leads to litigation. Those are the sorts of restrictions and actions that could result in useful precedent. The third circuit isn't the greatest but eventually scotus ...
by HTRN
Wed Sep 06, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: HundK hundreds of millions in debt
Replies: 31
Views: 1702

Re: HundK hundreds of millions in debt

They did the same thing to freightliner a few years earlier, and have only recently recovered.

Most of the blame can be laid at Eatons feet, the man who iacocca said his appointment as ceo was the biggest mistake of his career.
by HTRN
Tue Sep 05, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: HundK hundreds of millions in debt
Replies: 31
Views: 1702

Re: HundK hundreds of millions in debt

That is funny relative to Chrysler - They were next to bankruptcy when Daimler bought them, they dumped a ton of money into them and the more or less gave them away when they realized they were just throwing good money after bad. They were near bankruptcy at the end, at the time of the merger they ...
by HTRN
Tue Sep 05, 2017 6:58 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: HundK hundreds of millions in debt
Replies: 31
Views: 1702

Re: HundK hundreds of millions in debt

The other thing to remember is theyre are different goals for german large corps, than US ones, notably, that they seem to largly exist to provide comfortable well paying jobs to germans - making a profit is secondary. It comes from having the german government having their fingers in every german ...
by HTRN
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:20 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: 12ga,10ga,8ga,4ga FH; 585HE/700HE; Other Big bores--
Replies: 119
Views: 20547

Re: 12ga,10ga,8ga,4ga FH; 585HE/700HE; Other Big bores--

Many think straightening is a huge job needing special jigs. Easier just use one being added on for a jig with a bolt, to weld on the straight extension, Do top weld, then cut old extension that is under off with a thin cutting wheel, then weld bottom. When we bolt the short piece on the one we are...
by HTRN
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:08 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: HundK hundreds of millions in debt
Replies: 31
Views: 1702

Re: HundK hundreds of millions in debt

The other thing to remember is theyre are different goals for german large corps, than US ones, notably, that they seem to largly exist to provide comfortable well paying jobs to germans - making a profit is secondary. It comes from having the german government having their fingers in every german m...
by HTRN
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:03 am
Forum: Ammo and Reloading
Topic: Just started 3 Gun
Replies: 17
Views: 1159

Re: Just started 3 Gun

I would also look at the Benelli M2, they have a model designed specifically for 3 gun, and the inertia system is more rugged than a typical gas system at the cost of increased recoil.
by HTRN
Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:57 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: NOrks go hydrogen
Replies: 11
Views: 655

Re: NOrks go hydrogen

Precision wrote:Does the Norks "alleged" successful detonation of an H bomb change things?

Building a physics package is not as difficult as you would think, its delivery and fissionable refinement thats the real challenge.
by HTRN
Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: HundK hundreds of millions in debt
Replies: 31
Views: 1702

Re: HundK hundreds of millions in debt

What I want to know is, why in the everloving hell are their long arms so EXPENSIVE? They're all stampings, they were *designed* to be cheap and easy to make, the descendants of designs produced by wartime industry and engineers who had enforced experience operating in CAVES. ARs are much harder to...
by HTRN
Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:24 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: HundK hundreds of millions in debt
Replies: 31
Views: 1702

Re: HundK hundreds of millions in debt

Vonz90 wrote:It probably would require putting a "gun guy" who understands the market and has enough technical background to know what can and cannot be done as the head of a separate business unit that just does that.

They had one, Wayne Weber was the head of HK-USA, and they fired him. :roll:
by HTRN
Mon Aug 28, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Does not follow...
Replies: 4362
Views: 297553

Re: Does not follow...

So, A prominent member of GD recently infitrated an Antifa meeting about the then upcoming bay area debacle. Did i mention that the infiltrator was a transexual who likes to dress like a pirate? :shock: Thats right, one of the biggest gun boards online, has a pirate tranny spy imbeded into the neoco...
by HTRN
Mon Aug 28, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: LaRue Ultimate AR upper kit
Replies: 17
Views: 991

Re: LaRue Ultimate AR upper kit

Honestly the way things are going these days, a lot of current silencer manufacturers are not going to be in business in 1-2 years, let alone 4-5. I live under a large rock. What's going on, and why will they be out of business? 41f happened, and HPA was introduced. Which means that anybody who was...
by HTRN
Sat Aug 26, 2017 3:01 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: "CAMPING WORLD" CEO Craps in Own Lunchbox?
Replies: 5
Views: 519

Re: "CAMPING WORLD" CEO Craps in Own Lunchbox?

When are CEOs going to learn to keep their nose out of politics? :roll:
by HTRN
Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:57 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: Antifa Picks Fight With /pol/
Replies: 3
Views: 439

Re: Antifa Picks Fight With /pol/

Hah. Dumb shits. Who was it here that said there are people on the internet with nothing better to do than to turn you into their personal hobby, and you don't want to come to the attention of those people? :lol: It may have been me, I know I've said the new 11th commandment of the 21st century is ...
by HTRN
Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:05 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Big Green Changing to 7.62?
Replies: 6
Views: 638

Re: Big Green Changing to 7.62?

NVGdude wrote:30 days to bid a COTS rifle capable of full auto.

Yeah... Why do I think that this is just an excuse to throw some federal cash at a specific manufacturer?

Because its a bid for small arms for the miltary? :ugeek: :mrgreen:
by HTRN
Sun Aug 20, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: 2007 GMC 3500HD
Replies: 7
Views: 511

Re: 2007 GMC 3500HD

7 grand?! For a 6.0l short block swap?!

Kerist, no wonder theyre called "stealerships". :roll:
by HTRN
Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Random
Topic: Eclipse
Replies: 51
Views: 2060

Re: Eclipse

Darrell wrote:I'm a bit surprised there's been no mention of the August 21 total solar eclipse. Anybody planning to see it?

Theres been a bunch of warnings to turn on headlights during it on the bqe this week.
by HTRN
Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:27 am
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: My daughter got married on Saturday
Replies: 47
Views: 3528

Re: My daughter got married on Saturday

I was an unconventional influence. Not bad, per se. But unconventional. 8-) One of my great joys, is occasionally getting to play the "fun" uncle. :mrgreen: Why do I have the feeling that the "occasionally" part has more to do with the parents than the kids? :mrgreen: I once thr...
by HTRN
Thu Aug 10, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: The Kitchen Table
Topic: My daughter got married on Saturday
Replies: 47
Views: 3528

Re: My daughter got married on Saturday

Weetabix wrote:I was an unconventional influence. Not bad, per se. But unconventional.

8-)

One of my great joys, is occasionally getting to play the "fun" uncle. :mrgreen:
by HTRN
Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: Politics, Law, and Justice
Topic: The Reverend Shrillary
Replies: 7
Views: 612

Re: The Reverend Shrillary

skb12172 wrote:I'm not joking. Hell, if Jim Bakker can make a comeback, why not? :roll:

http://www.dailywire.com/news/19450/hil ... frank-camp

Shes going to try running for something, and plans to appeal to the religious center left
by HTRN
Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:01 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: small solar system help
Replies: 23
Views: 1165

Re: small solar system help

I think ov installs average about 5-7 dollars a watt. Diy can probably get it down to half that. He needs to figure out what kind of load hes gonna put on there - a single 4 foot led strip light from costco running an hour or two, you can cobble something together with a 100-200 watt panel, charge c...
by HTRN
Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:09 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: small solar system help
Replies: 23
Views: 1165

Re: small solar system help

How far is the outbuilding from the main electric? Might be much more cost efficient to bite the bullet in the beginning and run a trench and wire... or an overhead depending on the situation. Maybe just wire a few 20A 120v and one 40A 240v(if needed) instead of rewiring the whole thing at once. I'...
by HTRN
Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:06 am
Forum: The War Room
Topic: Big Green Changing to 7.62?
Replies: 6
Views: 638

Re: Big Green Changing to 7.62?

Telescopic ammunition has been around awhile, and afaik, fairly reliable(i believe it got started with cannon ammo), its just obscenely expensive to maunfacture compared to traditional brass cases, let alone steel.
by HTRN
Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:03 am
Forum: Random
Topic: ManPig lies for 2 hours again.
Replies: 6
Views: 548

Re: ManPig lies for 2 hours again.

Short answer, his new movie is a flop and he needs the money, but nobodys buying. :ugeek:
by HTRN
Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:59 am
Forum: History and Current Events
Topic: Google fires diversity desenter
Replies: 17
Views: 1161

Re: Google fires diversity desenter

Greg wrote:He makes several terrible, unforgivable errors. (Yes, sarcasm.)

He only made one: Thou shalt not make the company look bad. :ugeek:

This is why i generally dont talk politics at work.
by HTRN
Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:35 am
Forum: Guns and Shooting
Topic: Wife gun suggestions?
Replies: 34
Views: 1749

Re: Wife gun suggestions?

Gunnuts wrote:
Vonz90 wrote:Start her with a Desert Eagle in 50AE, then when she switches to anything else it will seem light and easy.

And that's the truth. :P LOL
329 night guard. :mrgreen:

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