Assorted Calibers Podcast (general)

In This Episode:

This episode was recorded live at the 2018 Gun Rights Policy Conference in Chicago Illinois. The audio quality isn't as good as our standard shows, but it allowed us all to get together and talk.

  • On the show we have Weer'd and Erin, as well as the ACP House Dick Steve from Tales From the Trunk.
  • Also starring are our special guests Matt and Heinrich from the Geeks Gadgets and Guns Podcast.
  • We'll be talking about the Conference, fine liquor, fake breasts, and whatever else crosses our minds.
  • We'll also discuss the HUGE announcement Erin teased us with in Episode 024!

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_025.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss AMM-Con and the Gun Rights Policy Conference. Stay tuned for a BIG announcement by Erin!
  • Weer'd announces another Giveaway! On October 12th, four lucky Patrons at the $4 or higher level will receive a Hammond Cruiser folding knife by CRKT.
  • The General Purpose Egghead returns with some more gun physics,  this time crunching the numbers on unorthodox ammunition to see how they compare to mainstream ammo.
  • Weer'd finishes his series on 3D printed gun hysteria with Now This News' coverage on the issue.
  • David talks about the culture shock of going from a gun-unfriendly state to a gun-friendly one.
  • and Steve returns to talk about a mishap with his Ninja Wagon, and some of the troubles that happens when your replacement car is a rental.

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Main Topic:

General Purpose Egghead:

Weer'd Audio Fisk:

Tales from the Trunk

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_024.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the NPR Report that shows that the majority of school shootings actually didn't happen;
  • they also share a video of Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd who details what happens in Florida when you threaten an armed Uber driver;
  • Weer'd fisks the alleged leadership of March For Our Lives Boston in a PBS puff piece on their protest march on Smith & Wesson;
  • in Gun Lovers and Other Strangers, David explains how the gun market responds to gun bans;
  • and in Tales From The Trunk, the House Dick has had a rough week and he shares it with us.

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Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_022.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the March For Our Lives Boston Protest of Smith & Wesson and the shooting at the Jacksonville GLHF Game Bar;
  • the General Purpose Egghead discusses some basic firearms physics as well as some interesting movie firearm tropes;
  • Weer'd continues his series on 3D printed guns by fisking a former ATF agent and current anti-gun lobbyist on the issue;
  • and David brings us an in-depth look of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and how his governance of New York might apply to his future Presidential aspirations in Gun Lovers and Other Strangers.

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Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_021.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

  • Erin and Weer’d banter about all the new content we have for our Patreon subscribers, as well as the fate of the Loaded Conversations Podcast;
  • They also discuss the Florida Parking Lot shooting and why it is imperative that you have self defense insurance if you carry a gun;
  • Weer'd concludes his audio fisking of David Hogg bloviating about 3D printed guns;
  • General Purpose Egghead talks about some portable solar cells and how to best use them;
  • David shares some of his positive experiences of being a gun owner in New York;
  • and in Tales from the Trunk, the ACP House Dick talks about the gadgets of a private detective.

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Main Topic:

General Purpose Egghead:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_020.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

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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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
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

  • 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 EST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST