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“Taxes are not levied for the benefit of the taxed.”
by Lazarus Long

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back on the walls

In case you have not been paying attention, things around here have been somewhat automated for the past few weeks, on account of Better Half and I heading out to the Pacific North Wet to hang out with my parents for a spell.  It is going to take me a few days to catch up on all the comments the site received and all the email I received (if I have not responded to your […]

i think the hook is well and truly set

Around about a year ago, I gave my father a Mossberg 500 that I won for being best of the worst in a vaguely IDPA-ish shooting match. In its original configuration, it was a pretty standard shotgun – wooden furniture, stupid-long barrel, minimal sights, etc. – but when my parents came to visit a few months back, he brought along an 18.5" barrel that we swapped out and operationally tested, so now we are getting […]