Author Archives: DougM (just entertainin' myself in this here sandbox)

72-yo retired USAF LtColonel ’69-’92 (Satellite engineering, test, launch, & operations. Strategic planning.)
Living in south-central North Carolina.
Shootin’ and workin’ on my ’74 TR6, a little gunsmithing, firearms instructing, and entertaining myself posting here at SondraKistan.
Erstwhile single-handed live-aboard sailor/instructor/USCGMaster-50Tons, mounted foxhunter, world traveler, backpacker, book collector, photographer, USCCA corner worker, scuba diver, skier, bicycle tourist, and rescuer of maidens fair. Wise ass.
(What? Oh, right.)
…and pal to my invisible friend, here.

Stuff that’s hard to do (Crew Dragon abort test)

Now, this here’s nifty Oh, yeah, full-screen, definitely_____ Story

Stuff I just don’t understand

With the wide availability of private culture, why is there still Crap™? Recognizing incidents of freedom almost always brings a smile to my face and mind. You know, like posting here where I don’t have to worry about being censored by someone with an axe to grind at Google or Facebook or Twitter or some [...]

A few good wimmin

_____ Story (ex A-10 SqdnC/O hacks hack’s hackles) Story (wailing and gnashing of teeth) Historical ref (Raju & McCain horns) Cultural ref (A Few Good Men) Picked up by Pookie’s Toons And a few sucky ones

Well, the weekend’s officially begun, so standards have eased, as usual

Trump trolls the GAO

“Typo” says GOA Like they’re not important enough for him to know who they are.* Feller cracks me up “The GOA got it exactly backwards. Here’s what they said. The law does not permit the President to substitute his own policy priorities to those Congress has enacted into law. It’s exactly the opposite. The Constitution [...]

Animal House & Senate

Liar Liar~ Senators ~ Yeah, but… free stuff !~ Voters ~ ~ Congressperps ~ ~ Mitch for the troll ~_____ Story (debate) Story (signing) Joke ref (pens delay) More Liz #1 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

Who’s whose who?

_____ Cultural ref (Ran) Story (Blackburn) #2 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

Let’s see, the only office higher than ‘President’ is…

_____ Story Cultural ref (president for life) Cultural ref (you doesn’t hasta)

The mind surfs its own web

Let’s take a peek into one

Here we go again

Moved post back up top for this update Oh, it’s ON! WV is widening the invitation to all pro-2A VA counties! (2020 is gonna be a fun year)(updated) Previous version picked up by Pookie’s Toons Y’know… It’d be really funny if, after NY & CA lost population because of their (D) gov’ts, VA ended up [...]