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by JSThane
Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:38 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Left eye dominant and right handed son
Replies: 16
Views: 808

Re: Left eye dominant and right handed son

I'm the opposite, right eye dominant but left-handed. I learned to shoot leftie from the get-go. Rifle, pistol, shotgun, I all shoot with my left side, including my left eye, and I keep both eyes open. I'm pretty fair sure I'm able to do this as, when I was a kid, I learned the trick of crossing eit...
by JSThane
Thu Sep 22, 2011 4:26 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Trying something out
Replies: 1796
Views: 72663

Re: Trying something out

Pointless reply to post on first page. Obvious lack of understanding of the original issue. Total and willful ignorance of discussion that followed. [Quote provided, off topic to original issue and to reply] Ad-hominem generalization about group of people not even mentioned in post. Summation of re...
by JSThane
Thu Sep 22, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Trying something out
Replies: 1796
Views: 72663

Re: Trying something out

Pointless reply to post on first page. Obvious lack of understanding of the original issue. Total and willful ignorance of discussion that followed. [Quote provided, off topic to original issue and to reply] Ad-hominem generalization about group of people not even mentioned in post. Summation of rep...
by JSThane
Sun Sep 18, 2011 1:46 pm
Forum: LEO Contacts & Bloopers
Topic: Border Patrol Check Point Outside El Paso
Replies: 72
Views: 6493

Re: Border Patrol Check Point Outside El Paso

In reply to the original post (OP): Addressing first the authority of Border Patrol to conduct checkpoint operations, as long as you are within 100 -air miles- of the border, it's kosher. Road miles do NOT count, as I can attest from personal experience that illegals will often walk sometimes great ...
by JSThane
Sun Sep 18, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: My hatred of the .40 S&W, by request
Replies: 51
Views: 3191

Re: My hatred of the .40 S&W, by request

Tossing my hat into the ring, here. First, let me state that ALL pistol rounds have horrible performance. To achieve optimal "threat stoppage" power, one needs some sort of high-power, optimally big-bore, cartridge. This holds a decided disadvantage in a defensive pistol, as the recoil produced woul...
by JSThane
Sun Sep 18, 2011 12:13 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 3949
Views: 314992

Re: Introduce yourself

I'm the user formerly known as simply "Thane." The old username is still active, but I cannot for the life of me remember the password, and I must have used an old, now defunct, email address for the username. So I'm back, new shoes, but still the same (JS) Thane. :P Oh, and re-introductory info... ...

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