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  • Wild Pig Hunting Going Horribly Wrong [VIDEO]

    06/30/2014 3:00:36 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 28 replies
    patriotoutdoornews ^ | 06/30/2014 | patriotoutdoornews
    Outdoor fun!
  • John Deere Tractor vs. 1800s Steam Tractor

    05/17/2014 11:31:00 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 59 replies
    WIMP ^ | 5/17/14 | WIMP
    A modern John Deere tractor with 850 horsepower plays tug of war with an 1800s era steam tractor that has about 18 horsepower. While both are capable of getting an honest day's work done, there is only one that proves its dominance through sheer power.
  • Fleeing Florida Car Thief Hit Alligator, Crashed

    05/16/2014 5:07:25 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 29 replies
    SMOKING GUN ^ | 05/16,14 | SMOKING GUN
    A suspected auto thief was captured after the stolen car he was driving struck an alligator as the animal was crossing a Florida road, police report.

    05/14/2014 12:07:29 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 5 replies
    ME | 09/14/14 | swampsniper
    Just out of the hospital again and the freepathon is still running, GOOD GRIEF! Come on people, throw something in the potAfter a week or so of gradually filling up with snot, and postponing things as usual I got caught this past weekend and had to go get pumped out. I did learn something last time, didn't wait quite as long to start.I know there is gonna be at least one Who Cares About Your Snotty Lungs and didn't miss you anyway post, to you I can only say go take a laxative and come back when you feel better!...
  • Bundy Ranch Showdown Proves Militias Can Stop Government Excesses

    04/20/2014 2:39:03 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 54 replies
    JPFO ^ | April 19,2014 | Kurt Hofman
    When gun rights advocates explain that the Second Amendment exists to protect the people's last-ditch means of stopping an out-of-control government, a common reply from those who favor oppressive gun laws is that civilians, with our small arms, would have no chance against a military superpower like the U.S. They tell us that with tanks, stealth bombers, supersonic fighter jets, drones, helicopter gunships, etc., the military would crush any resistance by the people. (Oddly, this argument has apparently not yet convinced the Taliban to quit fighting.)

    04/03/2014 2:19:20 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 8 replies
    rxrights ^ | april 03,2014 | rxrights
    There are a number of obstacles Americans will face this year related to access to affordable medicine. One of the most troublesome involves Section 708, a portion of the FDA Safety and Innovation Act (S. 3187) passed in 2012. Section 708 requires the Secretary of Health Human Services (HHS) to establish rules regarding the seizure and destruction of imported medicines valued at $2500 or less. The proposed rules are set to be released on April 18. A minimum of 60 days review and comment period will follow. During this time, RxRights intends to mobilize our 75,000 members to respond on...
  • Skydiver’s Helmet Cam Captures a Falling Meteor Almost Hitting Him

    04/03/2014 1:21:29 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 46 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | april 03,2014 | Michael Zhang
    For the first time ever, a meteor has been captured on camera falling through the sky after it has finished burning. And that’s not all: the baseball-sized space rock nearly slammed into the man behind the camera.
  • 80 Amish people pick up house and move it

    04/02/2014 6:40:24 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 26 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | March 31,2014 | Mission to Amish People
  • Nikon Asked to Halt All D600 Sales in China After Scathing Nationally Televised Exposé

    03/17/2014 2:37:40 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 30 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | March 17,2014 | DL CADE
    Nikon has probably had just about enough when it comes to the D600 and its sensor dust/oil issues. It started with user complaints, evolved to class action lawsuits from a number of different sources, and has now escalated to a full-on order by the Chinese government to stop D600 sales in China after a state-run television show featured a scathing exposé about the issue.
  • Connecticut halts plans to round up firearms after finding most cops in the state are on the list

    03/08/2014 4:01:57 AM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 33 replies
    Connecticut halts plans to round up firearms after finding most cops in the state are on the list Connecticut has been making news due to their hastily passed gun registration laws. According to some sources as few as 15% of gun owners have actually registered their firearms. News Blogs have been warning state officials are talking about mass confiscations of the unregistered firearms. Plans for these confiscations hit a snag when a legislative intern dared to ask a question. “Who will be going door to door to take all the guns away?” asked the 21-year-old college senior. Reportedly multiple people...
  • Hawk Attacking Water Balloon at 4000FPS Makes for Some Incredible Footage

    03/07/2014 12:42:42 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 23 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | March 06,2014 | Gannon Burgett
    With the rise in popularity and drop in price of high speed cameras, more and more incredible footage is getting captured of events our human brain would otherwise be unable to see in such detail.
  • Malicious Malware Uses Photos of Sunsets and Cats to Steal Banking Credentials

    03/05/2014 12:16:51 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 75 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | March 05,2014 | Gannon Burgett
    It’s a sad day for the Internet… according to Trend Micro’s security analysts, it’s been discovered that photographs of both sunsets and — even more heartbreaking — cats being shared across the web contain malware capable of getting into your bank accounts.
  • The Incredible Story Behind the First Ever Photos of a Snow Leopard Making a Kill

    02/25/2014 6:22:03 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 22 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | February 24,2014 | DL CADE
    When it comes to wildlife photography, the Snow Leopard is almost unicorn-like. No, it’s not mythical, but it’s almost as hard to capture one of these infamous “gray ghosts of the Himalayas” on camera as it is to track down a creature that doesn’t actually exist.
  • VIDEO: Battleground Texas Illegally Copying Voter Data

    02/19/2014 3:24:43 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 3 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | February 19,2014 | VERITASVISUAL
    Shades of ACORN!
  • Kid stuck behind couch

    01/25/2014 7:07:18 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 13 replies
    WIMP.COM ^ | Jan 25, 2014 | WIMP
    A young boy is found standing behind a couch, pinned up against the wall. After he explains that he can't get out, his parents try to figure out exactly how he got back there as he sheepishly reveals the story.
  • Rush Limbaugh’s gatekeeper, ‘Snerdley,’ opens up

    01/18/2014 5:30:48 AM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 3 replies
    BIZPAC ^ | Jan 18, 2014 | Michele Kirk
    It takes a special kind of person to keep pace with the king of conservative talk radio, Rush Limbaugh. Long-time producer James Golden, aka “Bo Snerdley, accepted the challenge over 25 years ago, and he hasn’t had time to look back since.
  • Amazing German Designed Cat Climbing Furniture

    01/16/2014 3:02:16 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 25 replies
    HAUSPANTHER ^ | Jan 01, 2014 | HAUSPANTHER
    Talk about cat climbing heaven! This incredible line of handcrafted designer cat climbing furniture comes from German company Goldtatze, which seems to translate to “Gold Paw”, a fitting name since any cat who is given such luxurious accommodations is certainly living the good life!
  • 100-Year-Old Box of Negatives Discovered by Conservators in Antarctica

    12/27/2013 6:38:42 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 56 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | DEC 27,2013 | DL CADE
    Almost one hundred years after a group of explorers set out across the frozen landscape of Antarctica to set up supply depots for famed explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton, a box of 22 never-before-seen exposed but unprocessed negatives taken by the group’s photographer has been unearthed in one of those shacks, preserved in a block of ice.

    12/25/2013 12:05:15 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 46 replies
    self | DEC 25,2013 | swampsniper
    Just got around to opening mail, United Healthcare has signed me over to a new doctor.The battle begins tomorrow!

    12/24/2013 7:51:53 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 45 replies
    self | DEC 24,2013 | swampsniper
    Daughter Mary has to work tomorrow A.M. so we unwrapped presents this evening.The cats had a blast!
  • Obamacare Should Remind Us We Are Not 'Subjects,' We Are People

    12/19/2013 11:10:36 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 14 replies
    The unveiling of the dictatorial debacle that is Obamacare absolutely flabbergasts me. It is stunning on so many levels, but the most shocking aspect of it for me is watching millions of free Americans stand idly by while this man, his minions in Congress and his cheerleaders in the press systematically dismantle our Constitution, steal our money, and crush our freedoms.
  • SPREAD THE WORD: ClashDaily’s “Church Camo for Phil” This Sunday, Dec. 22

    12/19/2013 3:42:52 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 14 replies
  • Mandela memorial service interpreter admitted to psychiatric hospital

    12/19/2013 3:54:13 AM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 21 replies
    FOX ^ | DEC 18,2013 | FOX
    The man who sparked an international furor by offering bogus sign language interpretation at a major memorial service for late South African President Nelson Mandela has reportedly been admitted to a psychiatric hospital for treatment.
  • Photographer Has Blower Confiscated by TSA Because it ‘Could Fly Like a Missile’

    12/19/2013 2:15:28 AM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 61 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | DEC 18,2013 | DL CADE
    It’s common knowledge that the Giottos Rocket Blowers and the TSA don’t get along. In the past we’ve told you to just leave it at home unless you want it confiscated with no more reason than “it looks like a bomb.” But the reason photographer and Canon Rumors forum user Surapon got was a whole lot more entertaining than that.
  • Will the High River Canada Gun Grab Documentary Fall On Deaf Ears? ~ Video

    12/18/2013 4:06:59 AM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 8 replies
    AMMOLAND ^ | DEC 18,2013 | CSSA
    The documentary demonstrates chapter and verse that RCMP officers made some very bad decisions during the High River flood in late June. The source behind the orders that violated citizen’s rights remains unclear, but there was ample evidence that police lapsed into a pack mentality as they broke into private homes to confiscate firearms. Produced by the Canadian Shooting Sports Association.
  • Reports of erroneous WA health exchange debits

    12/14/2013 9:34:40 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 30 replies
    KGW.COM ^ | DEC 15,2013 | KGW
    For the second week in a row, the Washington Healthplanfinder website is down, and it's causing problems for people who are dealing with billing issues. Some of them say the website is mistakenly debiting their accounts. Shannon Bruner of Indianola logged on to her checking account Monday morning, and found she was almost 800 dollars in the negative. “The first thing I thought was, ‘I got screwed,’” she said.

    11/12/2013 3:34:37 AM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 12 replies
    On an October morning back in 1973 I looked out across Salt Run and Conch Island and saw the superstructure of a ship towering over all.The beach in that area was quickly closed to the public but I was driving my 57 VW Beetle and made a run up the west side of Conch Island where I found a sand dune to perch on.The old Beetle ran oversize tires and I'd installed the cooling shroud and fan from a VW bus, the rig would go just about anywhere.I watched the salvage operation as much as could, never believed they could...

    09/30/2013 2:28:48 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 24 replies
    ME | SEPT. 30.2013 | swampsniper
    Got to looking at my 6 year old hard worked sometimes abused Sony A200. Large areas on the body finish are worn slick from handling, got some dust in the viewfinder, probably over 100,000 shutter clicks, although it was never made to be a pro camera it has done the job.It still works great, but one of these days it ain't gonna wake up!Found another copy that seems to have spent it's life in a sealed airtight bag, bought it with an extended warranty, 30 months total coverage.I have a little Nikon L110 but it's a toy, got to have...

    09/30/2013 10:28:57 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 5 replies
    ME | SEPT. 30.2013 | swampsniper
    I just couldn't let them down!! Robert -- This is the final notification of your member status before tonight’s Tea Party-inspired government shutdown over Obamacare. Name: Robert Supporter record: 00000 Suggested Support: $3.00 Here’s the latest: Speaker Boehner just went on the House floor and threw down the gauntlet. He actually claimed that the American people support the Republican plan to threaten a government shutdown over Obamacare. Unless Boehner has a change of heart in the next 11 hours, the United States government will shut down at midnight. Whatever happens tonight, we need to back up President Obama at this...
  • Jaguar Attacks Crocodile (SUPER VIKING KITTY)

    09/27/2013 1:30:45 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 60 replies
    Tough kitty!!

    09/25/2013 10:17:14 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 41 replies
    ME | August 25, 2013 | swampsniper
    I'm home after 4 days in the hospital. Some of my meds depress my immune system so when my temperature went through the roof Saturday night I hauled butt to the hospital. Been on IV antibiotics, feel a lot better. I just can't let it get ahead of me and get settled in my lungs.Right now I'm catching up on real food, (MOSTLY BANNED BY THE MEDICAL PROFESSION) and plan on getting some quality naps. SUPPORT FREE REPUBLIC!!!
  • Fruit Cove man arrested for attempted murder

    08/25/2013 1:48:10 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 1 replies
    staugustinenews ^ | August 24, 2013 | staugustine
    At 1:00 p.m. today, Historic City News has learned that 29-year-old James Patrick Tadros, who resides at 1104 Hideaway Drive North in Fruit Cove, will face a judge in Duval County and be arraigned on charges of attempted murder, false imprisonment and criminal mischief; after an incident last night that sent police to Best Buy on Southside Boulevard near the Avenues Mall — strobe lights flashing and sirens blaring.

    08/23/2013 2:07:41 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 55 replies
    August 23, 2013 | ME
    Calliope has been around for awhile, been to the vet for the full treatment but she has been hiding under a bed most of the time.Today she discovered my den with it's kitty treats and a cool red laser to chase. My daughter won't be happy if her cat gets hijacked, LOLShe is about 5 months old, another rescue kitty.
  • Just Make Up An Address: Shady Anti-Gun Petitioners Caught Breaking Election Laws

    08/22/2013 4:59:36 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 8 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | August 22, 2013 | LaughingAtLiberals
    Democrat acting like a democrat!!

    08/21/2013 11:05:13 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 47 replies
    ME | August 21, 2013 | swampsniper
    Doctors appt. today, got a few shots while waiting for the bus ride home. Most of these Roseate Spoonbills are young birds, the adults were at the other end of the pond where I couldn't go today.
  • Photographer Flies His Drone Camera Into the Groom’s Head During a Bridal Shoot

    08/16/2013 8:46:21 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 17 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | August 16, 2013 | Michael Zhang
    Looking to incorporate drone photography and videography into your wedding photo packages? Make sure you’re a pro at flying the drone before getting it anywhere near your clients.
  • Convert Your Old Film SLR Into a Digital Camera with the DigiPod

    08/16/2013 8:38:01 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 32 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | August 16, 2013 | DL Cade
    The idea of fitting electronics into a film SLR in order to capture digital photos with it is not new. The thing is, most of the ideas we’ve shared ranged from April Fools jokes to promising concepts that never seem to advance beyond that. The DigiPod is the first product we’ve seen actually become a reality. It’s a digital cartridge that fits inside your old film SLR, and if it makes it to market, it could be quite groundbreaking.
  • NYPD to stop and frisk more whites to justify Bloomberg's unconstitutional strategy,LOL!

    08/15/2013 10:17:11 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 20 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | August 15, 2013 | NMAWorldEdition
    The Taiwanese animators strike again!! "Stop and Frisk" It's code for racial profiling to people of color, or a warm privileged safety blanket if you're caucasian. The policy has seen over 4 million New Yorkers stopped at random over the last 10 years, with the vast majority of those stops targeting black and latino New Yorkers, far beyond what their demographic numbers would justify.

    08/12/2013 12:47:33 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 27 replies
    August 12, 2013 | ME
    I have an upcoming discussion I want to document, risked 11 bucks on one of the little thumb drive recorders from Ebay. The durn thing is clear as a bell, not hifi of course but clear and strong enough for the mission ahead!Next I will get my super spy camera!!
  • The Bally Bomber (Incredible project)

    08/09/2013 10:42:29 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 10 replies
    JACK BALLY ^ | August 09, 2013 | JACK BALLY
    The Bally Bomber has been one man's undertaking for over a decade now. You may have seen or heard about this project. This is the only 1/3 scale B-17. Please enjoy this site and share it with your friends. Special note on a question that comes up. THIS IS NOT A R/C AIRCRAFT
  • MAIG Spokesman: You Shouldn’t Shoot Unless Your Attacker Has a Gun

    08/06/2013 3:17:31 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 61 replies
    TTAG ^ | August 06, 2013 | Nick Leghorn
    The world the people behind Mayors Against Illegal Guns inhabit seems to be mighty black and white. With maybe a slight green tinge to the sky. Mark Glaze, executive director of MAIG, believes that someone should only be allowed to use a gun to defend themselves if their attacker also has a one. In his opinion, the lack of a gun indicates that the attacker “just wants to have a fistfight.” Yeah, well, tell that to the two people per day in this country who are beaten to death with their attackers’ bare hands.

    08/05/2013 7:02:51 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 49 replies
    ME | August 05, 2013 | ME
    Just a heads up, if you're stuck with Windows 8 there is a free program called "CLASSIC SHELL" which gives you a start button. You can even choose to simulate XP.I'm stuck with this rig, but that doesn't mean I'm gonna put up with it!
  • Barber Shop Owner Shoots Robbery Suspect

    08/03/2013 6:24:38 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 8 replies
    ABC6onyourside ^ | Aug 03,2013 | Ken Hines/Ben Garbarek
    “‘Leave these senior citizens alone,’ he said. ‘We ain’t playing. I’m serious. If they come knocking on my door, I got something for them.’” When barber Calvin Brown says he has something for them, he doesn’t mean the latest Roffler cut."
  • Teen With Muscular Dystrophy Beaten, Robbed & Dumped Over Hill

    08/02/2013 3:00:34 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 16 replies
    Beaten, robbed and tossed over a hillside like a bag of trash, that’s how an angry father describes what happened to his 15-year-old son. And the attacker, he says, is the boy’s best friend.

    08/02/2013 2:01:16 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 5 replies
    ME | Aug 02,2013 | swampsniper
    Louie Gohmert is guest hosting the Hannity Radio Show next Monday, August 05.
  • AFTERBURNER with BILL WHITTLE: Sarah Palin was Right

    08/01/2013 9:48:48 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 18 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | Aug 01,2013 | PJMEDIA
    Bill nails it again.
  • ZoNATION: Time to Manhandle Anthony Weiner and Piers Morgan

    08/01/2013 8:13:21 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 12 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | Aug 01,2013 | ZONATION
    Zo on target again.
  • Photographer Learns Why You Shouldn’t Get Too Close to Wild Moose

    08/01/2013 7:51:47 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 28 replies
    PETAPIXEL ^ | Aug 01,2013 | Michael Zhang
    Norwegian photographer Arvid Strømnes learned a lesson earlier this week about why you shouldn’t get too close to wild animals while trying to capture them on camera.

    08/01/2013 6:51:32 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 18 replies
    MIKELEE ^ | Aug 01,2013 | swampsniper
  • Obama Supporters Petition to Grant Him Immunity for All Crimes He Commits While in Office

    07/23/2013 1:34:25 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 16 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | JUNE 23, 2013 | MARKDICE
    Mark Dice demonstrates the stupidity of the obamabots again.