Gaming Thread 4-28-13 | Main | Top Headline Comments 4-29-13
April 28, 2013

Welcome to Soviet AoSHQ ONT [krakatoa]

Where the comment lines are long and we have no bread.

In Soviet AoSHQ ONT, the comments entertain the Blog!

I've just checked into my hotel for the night, and saw there was no ONT on deck and a missive from Maetenloch for a fill in. So here comes a really crappy stripped-down ONT.

First though, a rant:


There are ants on my hotel-room desk.

Ants I said. I'm pretty brand-loyal, but this chain has one marque that has really gone off the rails.

I'm not one to name names, so let's just call it ArriottMay YortCard. They've stopped with the free breakfasts and the free coffee in the lobby, and instead they've installed "Bistros" in all their lounges. They claim polling showed people didn't want free coffee 24-7 and a breakfast buffet, and instead wanted to wait in line in the morning for microwave shit on a shingle and the crappy Arbucksstay Creosote in a cup that everyone is brain-washed into thinking is Gen-U-Ine good joe!

The hell I say. I've had better coffee from a gas-station at 2 a.m.

/Rant off.

So everyone talks the talk. "They took er jobs! Ahm goin Galt!"

Allow the most interesting man in Chile to retort: "I rarely claim I am going Galt. But when I do, I don't fuckin' pussyfoot around a timetable. And I don't come back!"

Yeah. That didn't work.

I have no idea of that embed script is going to work, and I'm not going to spend all night trying to make it work -- so if nothing else, the video is here:

http://www.vice.com/far-out/faustinos-patagonian-retreat-full-length

Anyone else just get their concealed carry permit? Mine came in the mail last week, and I am in the market for either a .380 or 9mm. Checking out the Ruger LCP & LC9. I like the Taurus TCP as well. I love the idea of pocket carry, which the .380's are perfect for, but I also can't deny that a 9 has just a bit more oomph.

Here's a vid with a comparison between 4 micro .380's. I'm not a fan of the Kel-Tecs myself, but I know they have their proponents.

At the risk of starting a longbow-vs-crossbow debate, give me your best arguments for your favorite conceal weapon. And no, a Mossberg 500 doesn't count.

Yes, I have at least one other handgun right now *, but it's a little larger than I'm comfortable carrying in the summertime.

This post has been brought to you by fair warnings.

DogSunday.jpg

* Call me crazy, but I'm just not all that comfortable listing what I might or might not own in public forums anymore. I reserve the right to say in some dark future "Oh no, I sold that firearm years ago", and let the prove otherwise.

digg this
posted by Open Blogger at 09:20 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
I am the Shadout Mapes, the Housekeeper: "Aren't the Cuomos (nominally) Catholic and unemplo ..."

JEM: "Y'know, in my more morose moments, I think 'my dau ..."

Wolfus Aurelius [/i] [/b]: "Willowed: [i]1987 was a great year. Posted by: D ..."

x: "Kyle Rittenhouse responds to LeSnitch Bitch's clai ..."

[/i][/b]King Julien of Madagascar: "I told that giraffe she needed to give a sacrifice ..."

JoeF.: "If she REALLY wanted that ex-boyfriend back REALLY ..."

Soothsayer -- : " We are way, way overdue for a really big celery ..."

Y5: "she's not hot but she shouldn't have to go to this ..."

Our Country is Screwed: "119 >>>107 She is not that hot, you have to rember ..."

18-1: "Did everyone see the study I posted a while back o ..."

Joe Mannix (Not a cop!0: "Just wondering why we don't see all those victorie ..."

Xipe Totec: "She ain't hot, but she IS yellin' and screamin' kr ..."

Recent Entries
Search


Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64