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Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by BatteryOaksBilly, Feb 11, 2020.

  1. BatteryOaksBilly

    BatteryOaksBilly A SHOOTER Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    Thought I would post this and use this thread to tell when we get CFFers who drop by.

    Today a visit from @Pink_Vapor First time here. Hope he gets back for the @Geezer send off.

    Showed him around and we had a nice visit. He is welcome back Anytime,
     
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  2. Catfish

    Catfish E Pluribus Mendacium Supporting Member

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    Is there a thread about that?
     
  3. BigWaylon

    BigWaylon Head philatelist Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    About the send off?

    I don’t think so. But it’s been discussed for the last several pages of the BO Weekend thread in the Members’ section.
     
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  4. Friday

    Friday Polite-Knock raid Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I'd love to get me down there one day. But you live in the real world and stuff.
    I've about given up on the real world.
    If you find yourself wandering around the mountains, let me know.
    Oh yeah. Tell @Michael458, bullets shoot flatter here cause the air is thinner. :cool:
     
  5. draco88

    draco88 Dang it, Bobby Benefactor Charter Life Member Supporting Member

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    I cant make it until maybe Sept or Oct. Larry cant go anywhere til I do :)
     
  6. MacEntyre

    MacEntyre Shoot on Sight! Charter Member Supporting Member

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    link to the Geezer send-off discussion, please.
     
  7. Friday

    Friday Polite-Knock raid Charter Member Supporting Member

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  8. MacEntyre

    MacEntyre Shoot on Sight! Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Tells me I have to be logged in... but I am logged in!
     
  9. georgel

    georgel Behind Every Blade of Grass Supporting Member

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    Oh, I thought you were talking about these kinds of visitors...
    [​IMG]
     
  10. Pink_Vapor

    Pink_Vapor I din’t spell Thummer Wrong Supporting Member

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    Thanks Billy! It was a treat to finally meet you and see your range, collection and take in some history.
    I hope to be back soon!
     
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    Button Pusher Well-Known Member Benefactor Supporting Member

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    Battery Oaks, it's worth the trip.
     
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  12. Michael458

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    I don't need anything flat shooting, I can't see past 50 yards anyway! LOL
     
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  13. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Nuts Over Lil D. What’s this switch do? Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member Supporting Member

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    Battery Oaks is one of my favorite places. If you don’t learn something every time you go, you aren’t paying attention, or are close minded
     
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    Jeppo Ginormous Member Staff Member Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    I am not close minded and won’t even consider that it could be possible! :mad:
     
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    BigWaylon Head philatelist Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    It’s one of those screwy things that occasionally happens with posted links here.

    Go to the members section
    Find the Battery Oaks Weekend thread
    Read the last couple pages
     
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  16. BatteryOaksBilly

    BatteryOaksBilly A SHOOTER Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    @old bear pulled in here this morning. In for a few days to shoot up some ammo and "the breeze". Always glad to have visitors on the compound. To a man they usually say they feel safer here than anywhere they travel.


    As to The Sendoff......February 29th, We will start the Rolling Thunder at Noon. Nothing would make me happier than for Somebody to call the "Authorities". Plenty to eat at the diner down from us. Bring your drinks and chairs. We want all who come to sign a release form when arriving. The Wizard will be here for all that want to try for the ever elusive Wizard Tee Shirt.
     
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  17. Millie

    Millie Get on with your life!!! Supporting Member

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    See you soon! lol.
     
  18. MacEntyre

    MacEntyre Shoot on Sight! Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I tried to write my own shore leave for the 29th, but the Admiral over ruled it...
     
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  19. Geezer

    Geezer Mama Tried Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    Ya ever hear of AWOL?
     
  20. MacEntyre

    MacEntyre Shoot on Sight! Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I think I would lose my command! She'd keelhaul me fer sure, then make me scrape the cable, holystone the decks and sleep in the maintop. Probably launch a wee skiff halfway to Corvo Island and put me in it with a day's water ration.

    Ok, I'll see y'all there!
     
  21. BatteryOaksBilly

    BatteryOaksBilly A SHOOTER Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    Sounds like you already Have lost your Command. Stay home and send her....sounds like a Real Man!!!!!
     
  22. JT

    JT If you can't say something nice ... Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    BURN!!!
     
  23. MacEntyre

    MacEntyre Shoot on Sight! Charter Member Supporting Member

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    We be gettin' the house ready to list on March 1. If'n I get it all done afore the 28th, I will be there.
    Priorities put limits on a responsible man, and, "a man's got to know his limitations."
     
  24. Hammer21b

    Hammer21b I'm you're Huckleberry

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    I may try to come down there for that. Let me check my calendar to make sure.
     
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  25. JohnnyTyler

    JohnnyTyler Happy to be here

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    My folks live in Longs so I'm down that way several times a year. One of these days I'm gonna make my way over there if you'll have me. Might bring the old man with me if that's ok.
     
  26. BatteryOaksBilly

    BatteryOaksBilly A SHOOTER Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    To quote "Doc'...…………..Say When! You're always welcome here.
     
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    MacEntyre Shoot on Sight! Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Admiral Wifey says she appreciates the compliment, but she ain't comin'...
     
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    BatteryOaksBilly A SHOOTER Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    Too easy...……….
     
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    the three stooges
     
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    Burt Gummer Nuts Over Lil D. What’s this switch do? Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member Supporting Member

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    Jeppo Ginormous Member Staff Member Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    He’s finally “come out”? o_O
     
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    I finally got to meet @Have gun-will travel today. He a nice man but he will upgrade his street cred hanging around the Conway crew. It was good to finally meet you, Raymond.
     
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    Nah. Three stoges and a politician.
     
  35. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Nuts Over Lil D. What’s this switch do? Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member Supporting Member

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    Slam dunk :D
     
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  36. BatteryOaksBilly

    BatteryOaksBilly A SHOOTER Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    Today we had a grand time with @Geezer and @Have gun-will travel. Randall was by to pour some concrete for RS Quilt Cottage. The Wizard killed us all....no big surprise there. Tomorrow more visitors for shooting and eating. Stand by for Names.
     
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    kcult Alcohol fueled dumbass Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Got anything there someone can shoot an AR at? ;)
     
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    Geezer Mama Tried Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    I know I'll never earn a Wizard shirt but I'll keep trying. That dang ol' timer gets in my head and I shoot faster than I can.
     
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    BatteryOaksBilly A SHOOTER Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    Whadda YOU think?????? Come on over Pard!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    kcult Alcohol fueled dumbass Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I'll buy you one with all those Battery Oaks Billy Bucks I'll be getting this weekend.