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by Javier730
Sat Mar 18, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Reunited
Replies: 9
Views: 364

Reunited

My father came to this country 42 years ago for a better life. He became an American citizen, got married and started a family. My father worked very hard and built his home just how he designed it. Unfortunately he lost contact with his family back home. Today, after 42 years of not seeing or heari...
by Javier730
Fri Mar 17, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: 6 weeks Taurus... 6 weeks
Replies: 29
Views: 595

Re: 6 weeks Taurus... 6 weeks

I've had several Taurus pistols. PT940, PT111, Pt140, PT92 and a few others. The only one that functioned correctly was the PT92. I think it was a lemon.
by Javier730
Fri Mar 03, 2017 9:12 am
Forum: Books & Videos
Topic: A few new reads
Replies: 5
Views: 361

Re: A few new reads

My brother's wife asked the uncle if things had "gotten scary" when the hurricane went through. He replied "Well, when the ceiling in the living room started coming down and the front porch blew away, I got a little nervous." I know a few older men who are just like this. Either...
by Javier730
Fri Mar 03, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: 5.7x28 - the real skinny?
Replies: 47
Views: 2294

Re: 5.7x28 - the real skinny?

For anyone who has actually handled a FiveSeven pistol: Going by its specs, I really want to like pistol,butI've seen it only in pictures. The safety lever seems awfully far forward to me. How do you find it to operate? I have short fingers, going by the pictures I am not sure that my thumb would r...
by Javier730
Mon Feb 27, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: LEO Contacts & Bloopers
Topic: Smoking at the Pump
Replies: 21
Views: 1255

Re: Smoking at the Pump

bdgyeah wrote:Took a college course once where a professor extinguished a lit cigarette in cup full of gas. A cigarette burning by itself (not inhaling) does not burn hot enough to ignite gasoline. Just useless knowledge.

:iagree: but it's the fumes that can ignite easily.
by Javier730
Mon Feb 27, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: Dallas TX: drive by shooting of police station
Replies: 9
Views: 470

Re: Dallas TX: drive by shooting of police station

george wrote:9 shots fired, and only 3 hit the entire building! Those are not the guys I worry about.

I agree that they are terrible shots but they are still very dangerous individuals and they need to be put away forever.
by Javier730
Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Daytona veteran beaten up for trying to save turtle's life, police say
Replies: 50
Views: 1125

Re: Daytona veteran beaten up for trying to save turtle's life, police say

Three kids kill a turtle, and you guys are talking about drawing your pistols? Seems like. Y''all didn't read the whole thread, OR my opening post. It's not about drawing on kids for killing a turtle. It's about (possibly) drawing on kids who attack you because you interfered with their torturing a...
by Javier730
Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: POTD: LEGO Heads Are .40 Caliber
Replies: 12
Views: 437

Re: POTD: LEGO Heads Are .40 Caliber

Having stepped on a Lego all I can say is OUCH!!!
by Javier730
Tue Feb 07, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: 17y/o Killed By Neighborhood Watch/CHL- I'm back
Replies: 41
Views: 2474

Re: 17y/o Killed By Neighborhood Watch/CHL- I'm back

AndyC wrote:Would have, had he not tried to assault someone *shrug*

:iagree:
Abraham wrote:I'm not bothered by dead criminals.

:iagree:
MechAg94 wrote:The way he was going, he would likely be celebrating in prison.

:iagree:
by Javier730
Tue Feb 07, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Thoughts on a NAA .22 Mag
Replies: 23
Views: 624

Re: Thoughts on a NAA .22 Mag

WTR wrote:Know a guy who was thrown in jail for disordaly conduct a number of years ago in Austin. He had one in a boot holster. It was never discovered and he spent the night in jail with it.

I hope it stayed in his boot the whole time! :shock: :biggrinjester:
by Javier730
Sat Feb 04, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Expunged Record - Can I get a CHL
Replies: 14
Views: 722

Re: Expunged Record - Can I get a CHL

AJSully421 wrote:
Javier730 wrote:Yes.


Hey, is there an echo in here?

Hey, is there an echo in here? :biggrinjester:
by Javier730
Tue Jan 24, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: Armed robbery in San Antonio mall
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Re: Armed robbery in San Antonio mall

Another incident at another San Antonio mall. https://www.google.com/amp/www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/crime/amp/Police-responding-to-reports-of-shots-fired-at-10880114.php This also happened today outside an Academy today. https://www.google.com/amp/www.kens5.com/amp//news/safd-shooting-reported-...
by Javier730
Mon Jan 23, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: Armed robbery in San Antonio mall
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Re: Armed robbery in San Antonio mall

Probably the same guys.

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