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  1. Don Alaska liked Frank Sanoica's post in the thread Active Shooter Training.

    @William DeFox I was 8 in 1950, the Cold War surely underway, but do not recall much done regarding taking cover in school. Possible...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 3:06 AM
  2. Don Alaska liked Frank Sanoica's post in the thread Active Shooter Training.

    This may have merit, or it may be ridiculous: preparing for the possibility of an armed attack, but not in self-defensive ways. "It’s...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 3:05 AM
  3. Don Alaska liked Frank Sanoica's post in the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    @Peter Renfro One of the truly disheartening practices we learned of while living in the Missouri Ozarks was the use of dogs to "run...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 3:04 AM
  4. Don Alaska liked Bess Barber's post in the thread In-home Security.

    I don't use any sort of alarm. I have nosey neighbors who keep a close eye on everything. I mean EVERYTHING. :p Home Depot has a...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:50 PM
  5. Don Alaska replied to the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    One of my friend's dads would take into the back yard at night, turn on the sprinklers, and hit him with thin tree branches (no beating...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:49 PM
  6. Don Alaska liked Peter Renfro's post in the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    Hope this isn't veering to much? When I was a kid we had a bluetick and my uncle in the farmhouse had a couple of Redbones. Late July...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:47 PM
  7. Don Alaska liked Bess Barber's post in the thread Strange Case Of Drowning.

    I thought you were required by law to have a life jacket on a child. I wonder how in the world did someone not get into the water in...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:54 PM
  8. Don Alaska replied to the thread Where Does Milk Come From..

    My wife used to conduct goat milking demos at the fair, and she was always amazed at how few children knew milk came from mammals.

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:54 PM
  9. Don Alaska liked Micki Pembroke's post in the thread Where Does Milk Come From..

    Something on the lighter side, think this goes here. Remembering stories told by our parents, told because being too young to remember....

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:52 PM
  10. Don Alaska replied to the thread Hydogen From Coal.

    The general problem with hydrogen is that it is so darned difficult to store. I think some folks are working on a chemical "sponge" out...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:52 PM
  11. Don Alaska replied to the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    I used to hunt, and might still if I hasn't broken my back. My sons who still live in Alaska go hunting, but the regs and seasons here...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:46 PM
  12. Don Alaska liked Ken Anderson's post in the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    Yes, hunting is an important pastime for some people but, at the same time, it's not so much about the killing as about everything that...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  13. Don Alaska liked Frank Sanoica's post in the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    @Peter Renfro Some are committed to the dictum "Meat is Murder", displaying that proudly on their rear bumpers. Living in rural...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  14. Don Alaska liked Peter Renfro's post in the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    Opening day of deer season and trout season are practically school holidays here. School treats absences those two days as no harm no...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  15. Don Alaska liked Bess Barber's post in the thread Folks Affected By Firearms.

    For lots of people, hunting is indeed considered a fun sport. Being from the rural south, I grew up in a society that had a jubilee...

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