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C.J. Voelkel

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Fri Feb 16

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voelkels replied to the Conservative Fools board. 6:10 AM

Re: The Killing Field

Today we don't have a cure for this mental issue. Until we find a cure we need responsible legislation.

So tell us what responsible legislation would have prevented the Sandy Hook School shooting, the Boston Marathon bombing, the [more]

Tue Feb 13

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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 6:57 AM

Re: Scrambled eggs

“Here's the link. The demo shows it all.”

link?


The scrambled egg segment is from Season 1, Episode 06 about 20 minutes in at [more]

Mon Feb 12

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voelkels replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 7:04 AM

Re: Headlight replacement

I've gotten a lens polishing kit for under $20 that cleared them both up in about an hour. They are ready for a touch-up though after 3 years.

Harbor Freight Tools has the kit for their regular price of $14.99 (See; [more]

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:38 AM

Re: Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act...

Here is the 13 minute story 60 Minutes did today...

"The showdown over the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act"

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Sat Feb 10

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voelkels replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 7:42 AM

Re: Bait & Switch Oil Change

FWIW, in the early 80s, I bought a WV diesel P.U. and, after break-in took it to a local quick oil change joint. I told them to change the filter and refill it with full synthetic oil. I checked the oil level and noticed that they had overfilled it [more]

Mon Feb 5

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 8:14 AM

Re: AZ Man Charged with Selling Ammo to LV Shoot

was it tracer or armor piercing?

Could have been both . Neither is more deadly than plain FMJ. Only of importance if you happen carry a 1/2 inch thick steel wall with you wherever you go.


FWIW, I bought & shot some 303 [more]

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voelkels replied to the Conservative Fools board. 6:58 AM

Re: Dossiergate vs Watergate

Could we STOP calling this thing a “dossier”?

Who uses that word in real life? Maybe you lawyers do, but us plebians do not use that stupid highfalutin term. It sounds completely ostentatious to me. Like there is something really
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Sun Feb 4

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:42 AM

Re: AZ Man Charged with Selling Ammo to LV Shooter

From NOLA.com/The Times Picayune, the second paragraph;
Unfired armor-piercing bullets found inside the Las Vegas hotel room where the attack was launched on Oct. 1 contained the fingerprints of ammunition [more]

Sat Feb 3

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:47 PM

Re: AZ Man Charged with Selling Ammo to LV Shooter

An ammunition dealer who had been named a person of interest in connection with the Las Vegas mass shooting was charged in a Nevada federal court Friday with manufacturing armor-piercing bullets. The charges came on the same day that the dealer, [more]

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voelkels replied to the Conservative Fools board. 5:52 AM

Re: Dossiergate vs Watergate

“Incumbent administration misleads FISC to spy on opposition campaign, a felony.”


This is a lie. The dossier was paid for by the Washington Free Beacon, a conservative group. A judge signed off on the warrants after GOP officials
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Thu Feb 1

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 12:07 PM

Re: OT: Things That Make you say Hmmm...

The 6mm BR is one my dad custom built for competition.

Ask him who made the barrel and the action.
I don’t know if they are still sending them out but you might try to get a catalog from Sinclair International (See; [more]

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voelkels posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 8:45 AM

A Texan in Alaska

A Texan walks into the Malamute Saloon in Ester, Alaska and asks the bar keep how one can become an Alaskan "sourdough". The bartender tells him that it is fairly simple. He said “Well first you have to drink a quart of this rot-gut whisky” [more]

Wed Jan 31

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voelkels replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:48 AM

Re: Golden Corral hates seniors

"Wow....40% increase and they think seniors will 'accept it'? Gimme a break......Sayonora Golden Corral. Adieu. Aufwiedersehen! You'll be getting a whole lot less visits from me!"-

That's how capitalism works. [more]

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 6:48 AM

Re: I report, you decide: Dave

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5326497/What-reall......

I'm not sure I understand what they are comparing? For example, why are they comparing 2
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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:37 AM

Re: OT: Things That Make you say Hmmm...

I intend to load .270 win, 6mm BR (when I get a scope for it) and I'm hoping to reload 9mm if DW allows me to sell our .357 and get a new XDM.

Who made your rifles? The .270 should be a good hunting rifle with a little work but [more]

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:11 AM

Re: OT: Things That Make you say Hmmm...

C.J.V. - can no longer shoot the H&H or the .458 due to shoulder problems, me

Benchrest them?


The 300 H&H was one of the first rifles that I bought in early 63 when my uncle’s yacht pulled into Japan. Using factory [more]

Sun Jan 28

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:57 PM

Re: OT: Things That Make you say Hmmm...

I intend to load .270 win, 6mm BR (when I get a scope for it) and I'm hoping to reload 9mm if DW allows me to sell our .357 and get a new XDM.

I was about to recommend that you pick up a copy of the "Precision Shooting: [more]

Sat Jan 27

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:48 PM

Re: OT: Things That Make you say Hmmm...

I'm starting to get into loading as part of my hunting / shooting hobby.

Glad to hear that, yes. I have been loading/reloading since 1967. There hasn’t been much interest in that on this board since Bob (NoIDAtAll ) died a couple [more]

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voelkels replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 1:36 PM

Re: Leaking shower pan?

FWIW, we have a 60s era house in S.W. Loosiana. Not too long after we first bought it, DW noticed water on the floor of the laundry room after using the washing machine with 4 or 3 loads of laundry. I suspected a leak but it wasn’t from the machine [more]

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voelkels replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 9:22 AM

Re: Leaking shower pan?

Noticed mold on a bedroom carpet that shares a wall with the bathroom, along where the shower is located. Pulling back the carpet, which is on a slab, the tack strips have clearly been subject to repeated water exposure. My conclusion is that [more]

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