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7 years 22 weeks ago, 4:36 PM

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ASSAULT WEAPONS BAN: An attempt to ban “military style” assault weapons died in committee despite high-profile killings in Seattle last year involving such weapons. Gun-rights advocates packed a Senate Judiciary committee and several senators vowed that the bill would not pass in this or any year.--Bremerton Sun

I got a very nice letter back from my Senator saying he would never vote for such legislation should it get out of committee. I never heard back from the six or seven other legislators I wrote to, including the sponsors.

"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke
7 years 22 weeks ago, 6:24 PM

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Yeah Washington

Common sense can prevail...

7 years 22 weeks ago, 7:36 PM

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GOOD!!!!

GOOD!!!!

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7 years 22 weeks ago, 7:50 PM

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Nice....

Now if we can just talk some sense into Kalifornia and the left coast.

7 years 22 weeks ago, 7:57 PM

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My friends out there

are always complaining about the weapons restrictions. I have always thought of California to be kind of like the inside of a cereal bowl....what ain't fruits and nuts is flakes.

7 years 22 weeks ago, 8:03 PM

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D C

Have you ever been to the diamond mine ? (pit)
Wife wants to go sometime

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7 years 22 weeks ago, 8:07 PM

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CW

my business partner took her kids down there last summer. It was really wet when they went but the kids had a blast. Every now and then someone finds a decent diamond.

7 years 22 weeks ago, 8:15 PM

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The mine isn't that far from us, I'll have to take her
some time when it warms up a bit

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7 years 22 weeks ago, 8:24 PM

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she has looked at

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7 years 22 weeks ago, 8:31 PM

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let ya keep my class ring yer wearing round your neck... sheessh party pooper...understand if your hurting pard..

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7 years 21 weeks ago, 12:34 PM

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just got on daisy

How ya feeling today guy.

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7 years 21 weeks ago, 12:54 PM

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Made the mistake of trying to make a joke, said honey want me to get an estamate on us while its here... Was not taken very well.. I posted a couple of pics of my Duramax and old "red" click on the geezer and take a look.. views from the home as well...was gona go shooting since i have the pic thing figured out..but nope ..got rain... guys gota go...G is now yelling...not pretty.

a man has to hold his word, hold his beliefs, and hold a good sight picture.

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