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  • Obama monitoring Ebola
    Why is Obama canceling fundraiser now OK when in July it would alarm Americans?
    Yesterday, a headline appearing in theWashington Postgave me a perverse chuckle. “An epidemic of fear and anxiety hits Americans amid Ebola outbreak,” itread. It called tomind another headline, this one fromJuly that ran in theNew York...
  • Obama golfs
    Obama marks third ISIS beheading video with round of golf
    On Saturday, the Associated Press reported that ISIS militants released a third video showing the beheading of yet another victim. The beheading of British aid worker David Haines was called an "act of pure evil" by British Prime...
  • Alpen Optics binoculars
    Alpen Optics - Great supporter of Hunter Education in California
    Alpen Outdoors the Cucamunga based optics manufacturer of the Alpen Optics range of spotting scopes, binoculars and rifle scopes is a great supporter of Hunter Education not only in California, but nationwide.This generous offer is extended...
  • Gravitational lens
    Scientists discover distant gravitational lens
    On Oct. 17, an international team of astronomers reported that they have found the most distant gravitational lens ever observed. A gravitational lens is a massive object, in this case a galaxy, that is capable of distorting spacetime to a...
  • QKD unit
    Scientists improve upon quantum cryptography
    On Sept. 4, researchers at Toshiba’s European research laboratory in Cambridge, England announced that they have discovered a way to improve security on computer networks by means of a new encryption technique.The method, known as quantum...
  • Obama Departs for Golf 7/5/2013
    Obama's terrible Egyptian optics
    It was terrible optics, the next day the President goes golfing and Secretary Kerry is out on his yacht. - Reuters' David RohdeOn the Face The Nation, Reuters' David Rohde nailed it when describing the incompetent manner in which the Obama...
  • Aimpoint PRO Packaging
    Review - Aimpoint PRO (Patrol Rifle Optic)
    With this Aimpoint PRO you truly do "get more than you pay for." I switched to it from an Eotech 512.A65 because I hated the 65MOA ring on the Eotech. It seemed to always cause problems with my vision for both eyes open shooting. I also...
  • Aculon 30
    2013 - Whats new at Nikon
    New for 2013 at Nikon are the following optics:Nikon introduces an all-new ACULON optics family with seven fixed power and two zoom models, every adventure can now be enhanced with an economically priced quality optic.The ACULON A211 uses...
  • Jlab
    Teacher training with generous $1500 stipend
    With layoffs and frozen salaries, what teacher couldn't use an extra $1500 in their pockets?This summer the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility in Newport News, Virginia, is collaborating with the University of Virginia to provide a...
  • Obama in Colombia: I’m here ‘to scout out where to bring Michelle on vacation’
    Obama in Colombia: I’m here ‘to scout out where to bring Michelle on vacation’
    If you were worried that First Lady Michelle Obama doesn’t spend enough time and taxpayer money on R&R, you’re not alone. The president, appearing on a panel at the Summit of the Americas in Cartagena, Colombia, told those...
  • Understanding Optics from the Field
    Understanding Optics from the Field
    To most hunters, there are really four possible options for optics. These include rifle scopes, spotting scopes, binoculars, and range finders. Sure we all have a couple of these, but do we have what we need?One of the biggest issues with any...
  • Obama
    The GOP’s costly fumble over the payroll tax extension
    In Washington politics, appearances are everything, especially in the era of Barack Obama. No one understands this better than liberals. One of them, an associate political science professor named Thomas F. Schaller, wrote in a column at Salon:The...
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    Having four eyes never been so cool
    If you want to find Vintage Clothing you have several choices, and these choices usually offer most other vintage accessories: shoes, belts and handbags. BUT where does one find, let's say a 1980 pair of Cazals, 1990 Ray Bans orbreathtaking...
  • Almanac
    Smoke darkening the sky and chilly air
    Smoke darkening the sky and chilly air top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history.From the National Weather Service archives here are the Michigan weather events that happened on September 24. 1950 - Smoke from Canadian forest...