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by treadlightly
Sun Feb 03, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Not watching the Superbowl
Replies: 190
Views: 6851

Re: Not watching the Superbowl

anygunanywhere wrote:
Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:43 am
What is this NFL and Supper Bowl of which you speak?
Good one! Truthfully, the game means so little to me, i’m not sure when it is. If I had to guess, i’d say it was this weekend. But Saturday or Sunday?

Not sure. I don’t watch TV. Got more interesting things to do. I don’t have time for it.
by treadlightly
Sat Jan 26, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Lone Star flag turns 180
Replies: 10
Views: 314

Re: Lone Star flag turns 180

Sigh. Everybody forgets the Republic of the Rio Grande.
by treadlightly
Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Interesting question involving both 1st & 2nd Amendment
Replies: 46
Views: 1349

Re: Interesting question involving both 1st & 2nd Amendment

I know several Cossacks, but I didn’t know they were members until after that horrid shootout.

My knee jerk is to despise gangs. On the other hand, the only Cossacks I know wouldn’t trigger the slightest concern in a dark alley. Maybe the local Cossacks “gang” didn’t fit the mold.
by treadlightly
Thu Nov 22, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: CA: Rep suggests forceful confiscation with nukes
Replies: 32
Views: 1633

Re: CA: Rep suggests forceful confiscation with nukes

Been a while since I've posted, and here I show up like a bad penny and find something I've been pondering lately. Back in the good old days, when every cowpoke on TV packed a Colt and the term "drive-by shooting" had never been heard, philosophies like socialism weren't held in much higher regard t...
by treadlightly
Sat Oct 13, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Should you draw your weapon to help a LEO?
Replies: 33
Views: 1639

Re: Should you draw your weapon to help a LEO?

Would perhaps a better question be, “Should you draw your weapon to help?”
by treadlightly
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Does The NRA Pay Million Dollars Salaries To Some In The Leadership??
Replies: 13
Views: 827

Re: Does The NRA Pay Million Dollars Salaries To Some In The Leadership??

Since the House has the power of the purse (and taxation), I guess Pelosi made him do it. :evil2:
by treadlightly
Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Never Again!!
Topic: FBI Agent has ND
Replies: 89
Views: 4741

Re: FBI Agent has ND

All of my short pull trigger/no safety ideas remain in place. I'm also the type to worry about slide-to-frame fit when the sear is in the frame, and the thing it's supposed to keep a grip on is in the slide. Polymer frames flex. Watch a slow motion video of a Glock discharging. Along with all my oth...
by treadlightly
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Yelp* reviews for businesses that post 30.06 and/or 30.07
Replies: 18
Views: 1334

Re: Yelp* reviews for businesses that post 30.06 and/or 30.07

Yelp has a small business we own at the wrong address, and there is no correcting it. I even tried to locate their registered agent, which should be easy for any corporation, but I couldn't. Or I could, but they wouldn't admit I'd knocked on the right door. Yelp, Inc. was there in the California bus...
by treadlightly
Sat Jun 02, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Never Again!!
Topic: Manager at Texas Whataburger denies service to detective because of his gun
Replies: 131
Views: 5898

Re: Manager at Texas Whataburger denies service to detective because of his gun

I still like The Freddie’s notice. A little sign by the door saying for the comfort of all their customers, they respectfully request their patrons refrain from open carry. Or something like that.
by treadlightly
Tue May 29, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Carry at gun show
Replies: 14
Views: 1199

Re: Carry at gun show

Good question, but a gun show is like any other place in the world. Property owners have their rights, and we must respect them. There is the complication that many gun shows take place on public property, where lawful carry should not be discouraged, but in general the rules for carry at a gun show...
by treadlightly
Mon May 28, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Can We All Have Differences of Opinion?
Replies: 33
Views: 1682

Re: Can We All Have Differences of Opinion?

Voltaire’s ideal of defending contrary opinion to the death is canon, but I believe we all agree he never shot a Glock.
by treadlightly
Sat May 26, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Thrall, Texas, Police Chief Responds to Art Acevedo
Replies: 23
Views: 1972

Re: Thrall, Texas, Police Chief Responds to Art Acevedo

Using the “color of office” to intimidate is the crime of official oppression. This is really incredible.
by treadlightly
Sat May 26, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Site Announcements, Questions & Suggestions
Topic: Forum will be down for maintenance 5/22/18
Replies: 34
Views: 2066

Re: Forum will be down for maintenance 5/22/18

Just saw the revamped look with the news scroller - very nice!
by treadlightly
Sat May 26, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Site Announcements, Questions & Suggestions
Topic: Forum will be down for maintenance 5/22/18
Replies: 34
Views: 2066

Re: Forum will be down for maintenance 5/22/18

Bet those were long nights! Kudos for yet more hard work keeping American freedom alive.
by treadlightly
Mon May 21, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Sante Fe hills teacher Cynthia Tisdale
Replies: 10
Views: 884

Re: Sante Fe hills teacher Cynthia Tisdale

Chamberc, Is this your family member? viewtopic.php?f=108&t=92528&start=30#p1203378 No, it was the other teacher, Ann Perkins, that shoved the 15 year old girl out the door, saving her life, and then was shot by the coward. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5749549/Santa-Fe-High-shooting-surv...

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