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Musings Over A Barrel · 12h ago

It's Not "Gun" Control They Want

This list about the Maryland school shooting has been making the rounds of social media, and it gets right to the heart of the matter.What didn’t stop the Maryland school shootingMaryland’s ...
Musings Over A Barrel · 1d ago

Six Decades Done

I've managed to survive sixty years of life now. I remember when I was much younger, 60 seemed so old. (And so very far away.) But in the present, it's not so bad. :-)When I was reflecting o...
Musings Over A Barrel · 2d ago

Monday Range Time

The prognosticators are predicting we'll face a late winter, or early spring depending on ...
Musings Over A Barrel · 3d ago

Stout Themed Holiday

We were visiting with family in Montana for a few days last week, but like any good Irish family, we didn't let St. Patrick's Day go without celebration. For lunch on Saturday, we stopped into Flathead Lake Brewing in Bigfork, MT for a quick lunch. C...
Musings Over A Barrel · 5d ago

Happy St. Patrick's Day

Sláinte!It's that time of the year when a Saint revered by many, especially in the Irish-Catholic community, has his good name and works twisted into an excuse to drink to excess and abuse t...
Musings Over A Barrel · 6d ago

Five O'Clock Friday: "Juice"

Heh. More like "water."H/T to Wirecutter at Knuckledraggin My Life Away for the laugh. [ This content originated at Musings Over a Barrel ]
Musings Over A Barrel · 1w ago

President Kennedy on the Defense of Freedom

President Kennedy's Commemorative Message on Roosevelt Day, January 29, 1961."Today we need a nation of minute men; citizens who are not only prepared to take up arms, but citizens who regar...
Musings Over A Barrel · 1W ago

What To Practice

It's always a blend of multiple goals when I go to the range, two in particular. On one hand, I simply enjoy shooting. I find it a relaxing activity, one of the few things I do that totally ...
Musings Over A Barrel · 1W ago

Rules For Sons

I've observed it for the last decade, young men who do not stand when being introduced to another man, or even to a woman. I came across this list on Facebook recently. Although I've seen it...
Musings Over A Barrel · 1W ago

Saturday, Part 2: The Brewery

After I returned from very fun morning at the range, we headed over to Strangeway's Brewin...