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Recent content by mnrobitaille

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    How should a person respond to a negative remark about OCing?

    While visiting the Dollar Tree in Hermiston, OR, to pick up an aluminum baking pan, I had the following happen: While there we were browsing the food selections, Molly (my wife) found a nearly empty of bottle of Gatorade that just across the aisle, was a cold case full of. I told her to stay...
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    Alien Gear Holsters ShapeShift Modular Holster System

    Pictures of the different configurations Here's some pictures of the different configurations: This is the OWB Paddle configuration, which allows you to change the cant. I currently have it set for use with the belt slide attachment. This is the OWB Belt Slide Configuration. This is the...
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    Discounts offered to OCers

    Last Wednesday, dad & I made a quick trip to Post Falls, ID to Alien Gear Holsters to do a shell swap for my Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 3.0. After swapping the Smith & Wesson M&P Shield w/Crimson Trace Laser Guard shell out for the SCCY CPX-2 shell, dad was getting hungry & I made the...
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    Alien Gear Holsters ShapeShift Modular Holster System

    The new ShapeShift Modular Holster System by Alien Gear is a great holster system, in my view. I picked it up last week for my Smith & Wesson M&P SHIELD .40 & so far have carried in 3 of the configurations offered in the starter kit.
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    Companies in clear violation of Constitutionally-protected civil rights

    As most everyone knows, Costco has, as part of their membership agreement, the following: I decided to use the Contact Us form on Costco.com & ask them why they are willing to violate a civil right, & below is the response I got: So apparently, they are justifying that they are a private...
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    New Alien Gear ShapeShift Modular Holster

    I received an e-mail earlier today about a new holster system from Alien Gear Holsters: the ShapeShift Modular Holster: http://aliengearholsters.com/?utm_source=agh-emailer&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=agh-email-ad Looks as if it's 4 holsters in 1
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    Washington State senator 'encourages' other legislators to carry guns on campus

    Found this nice little gem of a news article via the Q13 Fox Facebook posting: http://q13fox.com/2017/06/14/state-senator-will-encourage-other-legislators-carry-guns-on-campus-following-congressional-baseball-practice-shooting/ The senator, Phil Fortunato, stated that (paraphrasing) "we are...
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    How would you respond to this person's threat?

    How would you respond to this person's threat of taking your firearm? Several of the responses are that just that act of pepper spraying is a means to exert lethal force. Would lethal force be justified in that case?
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    9 mm vs. .40 S&W, which is better??

    I know this is a bit of a loaded question, but which is the better self-defense round? 9 mm or .40 S&W??
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    OCing on Halloween

    This has probably been asked before, but how many OC on Halloween & claim it's part of their costume?
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    25th Anniversary Columbia Basin Friends of NRA Banquet

    Even though we are still in the planning stages, tickets are now on sale for the 25th Anniversary Columbia Basin Friends of NRA Banquet, to be held on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the TRAC in Pasco. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. where you can browse both live & silent auction items, as well as all items...
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    Walla Walla Area 3 Gun Shoot & NRA 3GE

    On Saturday, August 27, the East End Rod & Gun Club is hosting a 3 Gun Shoot/Tournament & NRA 3 Gun Experience. The East End Rod & Gun Club is located at County 564 Rd, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862, this is right across the border from Walla Walla, Washington. If you want to participate in the 3...
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    Open Carry gone wrong (USCCA Into the Fray Video)

    Found this gem of an article about an OCer who lost control of his firearm. (Warning: the video is from the USCCA & Kevin Michalowski is saying basically OCing is bad & should never be done) Video Proof Open Carry Doesn't Work?? Looking at the video the OCer was not completely aware of his...
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    Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 3.0 & seeking suggestions to get comfortable doing OWB

    As an additional IWB Holster, I got, as a birthday present to myself, an Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 3.0 for my Smith & Wesson Shield 9 w/Crimson Trace LG-489. I am more comfortable, from trial & error, doing IWB compared to OWB. Has anyone got any experience yet OCing in an Alien Gear Cloak Tuck...
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    Sig Sauer P238 Opinions

    Was browsing the gun counter at Fred Meyer today & the Sig Sauer P238 Rainbow caught her eye. Does anyone have any experience with this sidearm? What are your thoughts about it?
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