Assorted Calibers Podcast

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d banter about sinus irrigation, and then for the main topic discuss how some people are losing their minds over 3D printed guns and why that's dumb;
  • the General Purpose Egghead talks about the management and storage of charged batteries;
  • David shares his experiences in taking to the range new shooters who didn't run in pro-gun circles;
  • Weer'd begins a series of fisks on 3D printed gun freak-outs, starting with David Hogg's appearance on Full Circle with Anderson Cooper;
  • and we close with a segment by Sean Sorrentino, host emeritus of ACP's parent podcast The GunBlog VarietyCast, about being a witness in a criminal case and how that might relate to those of us who carry firearms for self-defense.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

General Purpose Egghead

Weer’d Audio Fisk

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_019.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss Erin's appearance at the Big Gun Rally in Tally
  • The General Purpose Egghead continues his talk on Batteries with a discussion on Rechargeable Batteries
  • Connie talks argues for the United States remaining in Nato and gives a Eulogy for a friend who lived an amazing life in Washington in Plain English
  • David gives a primer on New York gun laws focusing on the laws that are specific to New York City in Gun Lovers and Other Strangers.
  • Steve tells us all about how to interact with the Police in Tales from the Trunk.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

General Purpose Egghead:

Tales From the Trunk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_018.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss Sacha Baron Cohen's recent attack on the Second Amendment Community;
  • the General Purpose Egghead gives us a primer on batteries;
  • Weer'd continues with part two of his audio fisk of the Brady Campaign's actions against so-called "Bad Apple Gun Dealers";
  • David discusses the pitfalls of assuming that because a person holds one belief then they must also agree with others;
  • and Steve tells a story of his involvement with a family and their run-in with Motorcycle Assassins in Tales from the Trunk.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

General Purpose Egghead:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_017.mp3
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  • Erin and Weer’d discuss The Truth About Guns and their recent article about Operation Blazing Sword;
  • The General Purpose Egghead discusses what Ham Radio set to purchase;
  • Weer'd fisks part one of a Brady Campaign video on Bad Apple Gun Dealers;
  • David talks about being outed as a pro-gun guy in an anti-gun environment, and some of the side effects of that outing, in Gun Lovers and Other Strangers;
  • and Steve brings us a Tales From the Trunk about doing wellness checks to someone he calls his Perpetual Polish Grandmother.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

General Purpose Egghead

Weer'd Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_016.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss dog deterrence and nasal lavage;
  • the Main Topic is the importance of youth gun safety training, with a few stories of kids who found guns in surprising locations;
  • The Egghead talks about what equipment is best for outfitting your Ham Radio Shack;
  • Weer'd brings us a patented Audio Fisk of Rock and Movie Star Henry Rollins,
  • David discusses New York State gun laws, including the infamous SAFE Act;
  • and Steve talks about equipment failure while on surveillance.
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_015.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer'd discuss the California court decision that upheld their micro-stamping despite compliance with the law being impossible;
  • Weer'd brings us an audio fisk of Mike "The Gun Guy" Weisser;
  • The Egghead brings continues his series on Ham Radio with a segment on [whatever the plural of antenna is] and how to make your own;
  • David explains the difference between discussing the Second Amendment in person vs online;
  • and Steve tells us about a couple of gruesome accidents he needed to investigate.
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_ep_014.mp3
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  • Erin interviews Eric Friday, lead counsel for Florida Carry about the recent detention of Florida Carry members by Miami Beach police for lawfully open carry of firearms.
  • Connie gives us the background on the "Flag Situation" in the Summit between the US and North Korea in Singapore through a fascinating history of Diplomatic Protocol.
  • Weer'd fisks Levi Tillemann's campaign ad where he pepper sprays... himself?
  • The Egghead gives us a primer on High Frequency Radio Propagation.
  • and David discusses how gun owners can be our own worst enemy.
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_013.mp3
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  • Erin and Weer'd reveal a Patreon Loyalty Bonus on the C-5 9mm AR lower give-away.
  • Erin plugs the ONE AIM community Seminar in Maitland, Florida.
  • Our main topic is the armed citizen stopping a carjacker at the Walmart in Tumwater, Washington.
  • Weer'd Fisks Part 2 of an anti-gun rant by Dan Savage of The Savage Lovecast.
  • Egghead tells us about VHF and UHF  ham radio, and what you need to get started transmitting.
  • David gives us an overview of the convoluted and infuriating web of gun laws in the the State of New York.
  • and Steve gives us a gear list for aspiring private investigators.
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_012.mp3
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  • Erin and Weer'd talk about our friends on Patreon and how much we love them, and the giveaway we're holding for a C-5 9mm AR lower from New Frontier Armory.
  • Our main topic is the revelation that Florida may -- or may not -- have been conducting background checks on their Concealed Weapons Permit applicants.
  • The Egghead tells us all about the benefits of a Ham Radio license and how to get one.
  • Savage1R detours from cryptocurrency to talk about his new AR-15 project, the DB5000.
  • Weer'd fisks part 1 of an anti-gun rant by sex advice podcaster Dan Savage (no relation).
  • David talks about butting heads with very anti-gun people in New York from High School through last year.
  • and Steve talks about some hazards on the job of being a PI, and how things can go from calm to crazy really fast.
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_011.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode

  • Erin and Weer'd discuss getting the word out:
    • ... about the podcast.  We'd like to have our listeners sharing ACP with others so that more people can enjoy the show.
    • ... about Operation Blazing Sword, available swag, and the upcoming active shooter event. (Erin please flesh out the details of the event a little better for me)
    • ... about your local Second Amendment groups who do the lion's share of work for improving our rights. Join your local group, and get others to join as well!
  • One of our new contributors, Egghead, gives a primer on amateur (ham) radio.
  • Weer'd fisks a video of Robert Reich laughably called "5 Points to Counter the NRA"
  • David, our other new contributor, talks about being pro-gun in a massively anti-gun state in "Gun Lovers and Other Strangers".
  • and Steve talks about crime and gun laws in the city of Detroit, and then about volunteering for Rick Ector's group Legally Armed In Detroit where he helped instruct 700 women on the safe operation of pistols.
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_010.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EDT