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Thu Mar 23

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 10:00 PM

Re: More guns, fewer accidental shootings

Guys like you are lifetime trained experts. You don't have to worry about mistakes or using the weapons incorrectly.

WRONG!!

Just because I've been handling both handguns and long guns since I was, maybe [more]

Fri Mar 17

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 11:48 AM

Re: Hoplophobia?

Please post a link to your anecdote...

It's a real story. I saw it on the news and several Online videos. However, I do believe they did revoke her carry permit and possibly charged her as well, for what I don't [more]

Thu Mar 9

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:07 PM

Re: Another victory!

What is a weapon? It depends on one's imagination.

...and/or definition. :-)

I use a handmade, solid oak cane when out in public because I'm legally disabled. I've never been stopped, questioned nor had it removed [more]

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:58 PM

Re: Gabby Giffords slammed by widow

The idea of him having to go to a licensed firearms dealer, complete federal paperwork and pay a fee for a records check on his buddy at work or on my dad if he wanted to sell or loan a gun to either of them is not only ridiculous, but [more]

Tue Mar 7

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:49 PM

Re: Jambalaya

How many folks're y'all cookin' for, Fred?

http://www.bbqfools.com/ColonelCAF.php#Jambalaya

Bill

Tue Feb 28

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:21 PM

Re: It's official in NH!

To get a CCW the applicant has to have a background check, get fingerprinted, have his photograph on file, pay fees, and take a training class.

No fingerprints, photo or "training class" required here in Virginia for a [more]

Sat Feb 11

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 2:30 PM

Re: Shall not be infringed

...suffice it to say the Founders would likely have been very insulted by the notion that they didn't foresee a continual progression of technology. Even at the time guns were being developed that could fire multiple rounds in quick [more]

Mon Jan 23

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:41 AM

Re: Army New Handgun: Sig Sauer

It's my understanding that if a foreign manufacturer gets a contract with the US military then they have to produce it domestically in the USA.

Sig does: [more]

Sun Jan 15

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blford posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:22 PM

Mike Rowe - Off The Wall

Marla W writes...

I just read that you’re speaking at the SHOT show in Las Vegas this week. VERY disappointing. There are already too many guns in this country, and too much faux patriotism surrounding the second amendment. I can’t believe [more]

Fri Jan 13

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:13 PM

Re: Why didn't he call the police... oh.

I'd be interested in the forum experts take on one of the comments. The question being, should the good Samaritan have exited his vehicle with a weapon already in his hand?

I'm no expert by any means. I'm always looking [more]

Tue Jan 10

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 10:21 AM

Re: Ft Lauderdale Airport Terrorist Shooting

I have read many times in this forum about NOT calling the police when your gun is involved in a self defense incident.

Anyone offering that kind advice is an idiot!! And, I've never seen anyone here saying anything of that [more]

Thu Jan 5

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:44 PM

Re: My Experience at the Hardware Store

"Whenever you are ready to visit a gun range just let me know. You do not have to shoot, you can come in and observe, shoot if you want to."

But don't I have to have a permit to borrow someone else's gun and
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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:24 PM

Re: My Experience at the Hardware Store

What surprised me was that out of the blue he asked me, "would you like to come down and shoot?" I don't think I'd ever approach a complete stranger and ask that, but he was so friendly I wasn't offended in any way. I [more]

Fri Dec 30

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:07 PM

Re: Stop burning wood to stay warm

Gotta love the EPA

Extraterrestrial Partying Association?? Roger that, cool group to hang with. Their drinks are outta this world. <g>

Bill

Wed Dec 28

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:32 PM

Re: ArmedInfidel Has Balloons...

Thanks!

You're welcome.

I promptly got busy with Christmas and such so missed this message until just now.

I'm gonna assume that was more important than seeing a coupla balloons. [more]

Tue Dec 27

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:37 AM

Re: ArmedInfidel Has Balloons...

No for long, I'm going to plink them! Lol..

Luckily for you, this isn't a Gun Free Zone. <bg>

Bill

Sat Dec 24

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blford posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:48 AM

ArmedInfidel Has Balloons...

Happy Fooliversary ArmedInfidel!!

Bill

Tue Dec 13

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:50 AM

Re: Calling Billyboy Ford

Huh, I'll have to check that out. I'm still alive and kicking though. :-)

Bill

Sat Nov 5

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 12:09 AM

Re: Elderly man, 73, shoots dead two intruders

I'd love to have this guy as a neighbor!

Yeah but, that's a hard reputation to uphold/live-up-to.

Everyone in our neighborhood now seems to "believe" that I'll always be "on-watch and [more]

Fri Nov 4

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blford replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 11:06 PM

Re: Best States

"But, even so, you'll still likely have to register your firearms if you move to a different state depending on that state's laws."

This seems to be a mixed message.


No Sir, not at all a "mixed [more]

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