Monthly Archives: November 2006

S.4057 National Park Carry

Almost two weeks ago, I posted about Sen. Allen’s Bill S.4057. According to Thomas (the Library of Congress repository for pending bills) the text of bills are normally posted within a day or two of their introduction. This one has … Continue reading

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Hungry Critter

Bucket Wheel Excavators are large and extremely powerful critters. Keeping them fed and well exercised is a serious concern for anyone who chooses to keep one as a pet, as the photos at the other end of that link make … Continue reading

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Duct Tape

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Botched No-Knock Raids

The Cato Institute has put up an interactive map of all botched no-knock SWAT or paramilitary police raids since 1985. Also read the policy paper “Overkill: The Rise of Paramilitary Police Raids”, available on the website. Update by Sammy: We … Continue reading

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The One Problem with the World

Scott Adams has an interesting post on his blog. He proposes that his… best candidate for a universal fix is to imbue us all with the knowledge of who is smarter than ourselves on any given topic. At the moment, … Continue reading

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Road Trip

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Talk About Ruining Someone’s Ego

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Chestnuts Roasting As We Open Fire

Mike Adams’ new column talks about the beginning and necessity of his firearms education. It’s kind of like a 2nd amendment pay it forward. Good read.

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Get To Work

“When men differ in taste as to the kind of the world they want, the only thing to do is to go to work killing.” Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to you all and special thanks to our citizen soldiers who are celebrating this holiday away from home. sammy

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Merry Christmas, Sammy

Here’s a story about an ornament that you all will like.  Sammy becomes much less grinch-like and almost smiles.

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Personal Protection Alarm

For protection against various criminals, we recommend the purchase and carrying of a “Personal Protection Alarm.” These devices produce a very loud noise that muggers and rapists do not like–they tend to fall down in pain or run away as … Continue reading

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Listen Carefully To General Abizaid

More advice from Dr. Walid Phares, this time regarding Iraq. In classical military teaching, you win the war if you destroy the enemy in a particular geographical space. Examples abound in world history. But in the War on Terror, the … Continue reading

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“In No Position To React”

This is from last week, but go read it if you missed it then. Dr. Walid Phares gives his analysis of the situation in Lebanon following the U.S. election. The most interesting point, to my mind, is: 3. The perceived … Continue reading

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Newt In 08?

Does America need Newt? It sounds like he may argue that we do.

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