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Things I love

Anti-594 rally brings Mike Vanderboegh to town

I regret I wasn’t able to attend. Speech here, dealing with neo-Nazis here, hats here. Buy some hats, throw in something above shipping.

Joe wrote up his experience here.

Written by Ry Jones

19 December 2014 at 12:41

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It’s funny. I showed the cheap AR magazines to all the gunnies I know, and one person bought ten. I’ve bought 108 so far, and now that I know they come in boxes of 100, I’ll just pick up 100 a month instead of 50 every other week.

Tam says it, and it’s common sense. I say it, and I’m crazy.

Written by Ry Jones

8 December 2014 at 18:24

Mag whore thread

I was motivated to prepare my entry for the mag whore thread. All 1500 rounds fit nicely into my Irwin toolbox.

Written by Ry Jones

24 November 2014 at 19:26

For the love of horsepower

Ken Block smokes LA. Thanks to Barron for letting me know it was out. I’ve probably watched it a couple dozen times now.

Written by Ry Jones

18 November 2014 at 11:00

All things must end.

My first pistol, which became my EDC in 1994, was a Ruger P90DC. It started my love of all calibers 45, but I grew weary of the sharp edges, so I sold it and switched to a Glock 21. At some point I realized I could get a Glock 30 with the same capacity, so I carried one of those for a few years. Then, I went insane, sold the G30 and bought a Beretta 96FS which has been my EDC since 2002 or so. I’ve hated it all along, but kept with it for no good reason.

After careful consideration, I picked up a Glock 17 and a couple boxes of Ranger. The holster is on the way. I’d like to get rid of the millstone Beretta, but it’s an unpopular gun for all the reasons I dislike it, so there we are. I’ll keep it as third string EDC. I plan on getting a GM9 and (eventually) Lone Wolf Slide Melt with the race gun, front dovetail option. This gives you ultra high sights (which you need with a can) and a red dot.

This, of course, means it’s no longer EDC-able as nobody makes a holster for that. Actually, I think I will need two slides.

Written by Ry Jones

16 November 2014 at 3:21

Interesting black powder pistol

Written by Ry Jones

7 November 2014 at 21:36

Domo arigato, Shikkoku sama

Shikkoku, named for the anime character, was put down this morning at about 10:30. I stayed with him until the very end – as he had been my nearly constant companion for twelve years, I could not leave him alone to die. He was truly more sinned against than sinning. His last day, I stopped the insulin injections and fed him full cans of cat food for every meal.

Shikkoku is annoyed
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Written by Ry Jones

4 November 2014 at 22:56


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