A whole new level of personal defense
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October 18th, 2008 12:37 PM
I am certain the sickle was very sharp, farm people don't let their tools get dull. Foreign women are exotic to males in the U.S.; but one thing should be kept in mind for men here, they have different customs. Case in point, Lorena Bobbit. Payback can hurt or be deadly.
October 18th, 2008 04:09 PM
When we married, my wife said she would shoot me if I ever cheated on her. Taking my vows (and her) seriously, I bought her a 357 and taught her to shoot. Celebrated a faithful and very happy 20 years this spring.
Originally Posted by raevan
Last edited by Paymeister; October 18th, 2008 at 09:22 PM.
Reason: Added comma: 1 man + 1 woman... Thanks, ccw9mm!
October 18th, 2008 05:13 PM
Your best weapon is your brain. Don't leave home without it.
self defense (A.O.J.).
How does disarming
the number of victims?
Reason over Force: Why the Gun is Civilization (Marko Kloos)
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October 18th, 2008 05:38 PM
Does one serve time for a "culpable murder" committed in India? I hope that for this woman's sake that she does not have to go to jail.
I recall one of the "Die Hard" flicks where the aryan chick attack the federal reserve guard with a sickle. I flinched a bit with that one.
I have seen several sickle injuries. One guy had his sickle slip and cut blood vessels in his temple; lots of arterial bleed on that one.
the other one when I was a kid.. saw a fight between 2 guys with a butterfly knife vs. short, 14 inch sickle. lotsa' cuts on both sides but the dude that was cut in his neck and proximal arms with a sickle died on scene. You have to be pretty close to your target but the sickle's used by farmers are sharp, thin blades and once hook on tissue it only takes a small amount of slashing motion to cut some vital organs. shheesh!
in any case, the man deserved what he got. anybody got pics?
"embrace the suck" - our warriors in the sandbox... it implies that do the best you can in impossible conditions.
"no plan survives intact upon contact with the enemy" - wisdom of the Grunts.
October 18th, 2008 05:59 PM
A related note: I broke a Scythe Blade next to the handle, I converted it into a Machete type blade. It hangs on a pole on my back porch unobtrusive and out of sight, but still in reach to my hand if I need it for self defence. Very wicked looking in my hand. Looks more dangerous then a Machete of the same length.
October 18th, 2008 06:36 PM
I think the lesson to be learned here is maybe we (in the states) should simply turn the perverts over to the victums (or their family) for a little "make my day", "did I fire five or six", "I'll be your huckaberry" justice.
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October 18th, 2008 07:11 PM
Don't let the Libs find out about this one
Originally Posted by BentLink
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USMC.....helping enemies of America die for their countries since 1775
October 18th, 2008 08:24 PM
Shouldn't she be recieving a public service award?
"If we loose Freedom here, there's no place to escape to. This is the Last Place on Earth!" Ronald Reagan
October 19th, 2008 01:07 PM
HRRRMmm. Some folk call it a kaiser blade. I jes' call it a sling blade. Hrrrrmmmm.
October 19th, 2008 03:33 PM
Note to self...
Dont even think about messing with a woman that carries a sickle.
I would rather stand against the cannons of the wicked than against the prayers of the righteous.
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October 19th, 2008 05:32 PM
"and then paraded the head through a market in northern India, police said Friday."
That was her big mistake.
She "headed" in the wrong direction.
She should have dropped it in the woods and the Bengal Tigers could have swatted it around as a toy.
October 19th, 2008 06:30 PM
Silly me, I thought she was in Indiana.
Good on ya gal.
But if you are authorized to carry a weapon, and you walk outside without it, just take a deep breath, and say this to yourself...
LTC(RET) Dave Grossman
Revolutionary War Veterans Association Shooter Qualification: Cook
October 19th, 2008 06:42 PM
Should have just left the scum fertilize the woods.
Les Baer 45
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October 19th, 2008 10:28 PM
It just went to her head.....
Originally Posted by QKShooter
"He went on two legs, wore clothes and was a human being, but nevertheless he was in reality a wolf of the Steppes. He had learned a good deal . . . and was a fairly clever fellow. What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life. The cause of this apparently was that at the bottom of his heart he knew all the time (or thought he knew) that he was in reality not a man, but a wolf of the Steppes."
October 21st, 2008 02:58 PM
Guys, I think I found her picture online.
That's right, this sweet baby was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Retails for about a hundred and nine, ninety five. It's got a walnut stock, cobalt blue steel, and a hair trigger. That's right. Shop smart. Shop S-Mart. You got that?
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