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    I got a hoot out of this. Facebook News Feed History of the World: World War I to World War II - CollegeHumor Article
  2. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    I recently found a new shop that sells powder near me. Wednesday I bought a couple pounds from them. As I was leaving after checking out, the owner walked in and asked the gentleman who cashed me out if I was over 21, (the guy obviously didnt see the big red UNDER 21 on my license) and told the...
  3. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/30/nyregion/judicial-retirement-ballot-measure-said-to-divide-cuomo-and-top-judge.html?partner=rss&emc=rss&_r=0 It seems that our Governor wants a chance to get some new, presumably liberal, judges on the bench. I suppose we should all be voting to support...
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    N.Y. City Council to cops: Don't describe suspect's gender, race, age - Washington Times "Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's office said the measure could lead to a flurry of lawsuits from suspects who claim they were illegally profiled, the Post reported." So we are more concerned with the suspects...
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    Was just reading my local news and seen this article from earlier today. Caught on video - Car slams into two vehicles in high-speed crash in Eastwood : News : CNYcentral.com. If you get a chance watch the video that goes along with it as its pretty crazy. Was caused by a 90yr old man who was...
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    just curious of the age range of the members here.
  7. General Firearms
    Both my wife and myself are unsure as to what age to allow our boys to shoot a single-shot .22LR rifle. I've talked to several who say 5-6 years old in the past, know one couple who started around 5 with thier oldest. My oldest is 5 and knows NEVER to touch our gun stuff (bags, ammo boxes...
  8. The AR-15
    I am starting to get tired of the AR being refereed to as a MODERN military style assault weapon. The AR15 platform started out as the ArmaLite AR10 which was prototyped in 1956. Later the AR10 prototype was downsized in dimensions to accept the .223 Remington (5.56mm) cartridge.This resulted in...
  9. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    The introduction to S.2230 / A.2388 mentions ... and establishing a minimum age to possess a firearm; ... I think they forgot to add that B.S. Has anyone stumbled upon that in the law?
  10. General Firearms
    ABC news is reporting that Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf has past away at age 78 today RIP Sir, You da man!!!
  11. The AR-15
    is it true you need to be 21 to purchase a stripped AR lower? I'm only 19 and looking at something like this: AR-15 STRIPPED LOWER RECEIVER | Brownells
  12. Firearms in the News
    I'm reading the Arizona news paper, it says traffic deaths up 9% from previous year. 825 people lost their lives on Arizona roadways in 2011, that was 1 every 11 hours. So I say to my wife, maybe we should ban driving, its to dangerous, maybe someone needs to protect us little ol' people from...
  13. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Is there a minimum age to let a minor target shoot a long gun?
  14. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Is there an age limit to sell someone magazines??
  15. Pistol Permits
    If one were to have a pistol permit, could their child who is under 21 but over 14 use a handgun at a local range under their supervision?
  16. The AR-15
    Hello everyone im new here and i was searching your forum for a decent amount of time hoping i wouldn't need to bother everyone and ask, but i couldn't find my answer so here we go. Alright well i was thinking about purchasing an ar-15 and i was wondering how old you need to be to purchase one...
  17. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Hello I live in Albany County and I am wondering if anyone knows how old must you be to purchase a rifle in NYS?
  18. News Feeds
    Wisconsin moves to lower hunting age to 10 Wisconsin lawmakers moved Thursday to lower the hunting age by two years to 10 and offer youngsters reduced license fees in an effort to preserve the state's hunting culture. http://www.nraila.org/News/Read/InTheNews.aspx?ID=12597
  19. News Feeds
    New York: Bill would raise hunting age One of the high notes this past hunting season was the success of the new Junior Big Game hunting license authorized by Gov. David A. Paterson, which allows 14 and 15 year olds to hunt big game for the first time. State Senator Liz Krueger (D N.Y.) is...
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    Missouri: House advances bill lowering age for right-to-carry permits to 21 Legislation lowering the minimum age for obtaining a concealed weapons permit and allowing concealed guns at public colleges and universities received first round approval Wednesday in the Missouri House...
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