Assorted Calibers Podcast (general)

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss a new research paper that analyzes gun ownership in the Jim Crow South;
  • Xander brings us his Independent Thoughts on how gun owners are Guilty Until Proven Innocent;
  • David gives us a historical accounting on the preservative known as Cosmoline;
  • and Weer'd sits down to interview the cast of Wrighthouse Radio.

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Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Wrighthouse Radio:

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_128.mp3
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Join Erin, Weer'd, David, Oddball, and Steve for an ACP Round Table where we discuss the Presidential Election and all its associate shenanigans along with some token gun news.

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_127.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the cancellation of SHOT show 2021, the passing of film legend Sir Sean Connery, and a charity called Hold My Guns that lets people store their guns at local gun shops for safe keeping;
  • then Weer'd fisks Sandy Phillips's gun prohibition Zoom presentation.

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Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_126.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation as the newest Justice to the US Supreme Court  and a story of abuse of the Red Flag laws in Canada;
  • Loveball gives us a boots-on-the-ground report of what it's like to attend first Grade in 2020;
  • and Weer'd fisks someone who has crossed the line by turning to Digital Necromancy in order to further his gun prohibition crusade.

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Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_125.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin is in no mood for banter or a main topic. Which is good, because we have a full show anyway.
  • Xander brings us his Independent Thoughts on the accuracy of firearms and how anti-gunners see them;
  • Weer'd discusses the sickening abuse of disabled former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, then fisks Robin Lloyd of the Giffords Anti-Gun Lobby;
  • and finally, Oddball has received a lot of traffic about the Omniblade, and he reviews it with much suffering.

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Show Notes

Independent Thoughts with Xander Opal:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Oddball’s Corner Pocket:

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_124.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the ATF ruling that the Honey Badger AR pistol is now an SBR for... reasons, then examine the fatal shooting of a protester by a non-licensed "security guard" in Denver;
  • Xander brings us his Independent Thoughts on keeping your shooting skills sharp in an ammo drought;
  • and finally Steve breaks down the details on the militia group who attempted to kidnap Governor Whitmer of Michigan.

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Main Topic:

Tales from the Trunk

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_123.mp3
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In This Episode:

Erin and Weer’d have some more news to talk about!

  • Erin is angry about Facebook's wrongful declaration that her Blue Collar Prepping blog is "Spam" and "Violates Community Standards";
  • Weer'd discusses James O'Keefe of Project Veritas and how he was placed on a NICS denial list, and his subsequent lawsuit against the FBI;
  • then Xander brings us his Independent Thoughts on redundancy and safety and redundancy;
  • and finally, Weer'd brings us another patented audio fisk, this time of the Brady Campaign's talking points against "Bad Apple Gun Dealers".

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Independent Thoughts With Xander:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_122.mp3
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In This Episode:

Erin and Weer’d have some news to talk about!

  • We look at Amy Coney Barret's ruling on felons and guns;
  • then we talk about Google cataloging gun serial numbers from photographs;
  • Erin discusses a story on the Bumpstock ban that you might not have heard about;
  • and we note that Everytown for Gun Safety seems to have abandoned guns in their political ads.
  • Then, Xander talks about permits and the need to stay familiar with your skills;
  • and finally, David brings us a history lesson on the Three-Line Rifle.

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Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

 

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_121.mp3
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Hello Internet!

The gang decided to get together and discuss the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, who her replacement might be, and what it means for the future.

So sit back and enjoy another ACP round table episode.

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_120.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d are tired, so they dive right into the segments without a main topic.
  • Steve tells us about how he's going to handle supply chain issues when he opens his gun shop;
  • Weer'd brings us a GREAT audio fisk on why Giffords' stance on Stand Your Ground laws is nothing but garbage rhetoric;
  • and Sean talks about the contentious Netflix movie Cuties and how it relates to the gun control debate.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_119.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss two developing stories: first the "NRA Whistleblower" aka Josh Powell, and then the fatal confrontation between an Antifa Protester and the US Marshals in Washington state;
  • David brings us a few horror stories from the Armorer's Bench;
  • the Trunk Monkey tells us about the process of starting his own Gun Monkey shop;
  • and Weer'd brings us an audio fisk of the gun control positions of Vice-Presidential nominee Kamala Harris.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_118.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d recap two previous topics: statistical analysis and the Gangster Capitalism podcast's season about the NRA;
  • then Sean Sorrentino joins Weer'd (who is playing devil's advocate) to analyze the Kenosha, Wisconsin shooting;
  • and finally, Steve brings us some great news in Tales from the Trunk.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Devil’s Advocate with Sean:

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_117.mp3
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Hello Internet!

Most of us had a "Very 2020 Weekend" and so we called an audible and had another Round Table Episode. This week Weer’d, Erin, Oddball, Adrian, and David talk about a whole bunch of random things including Magic: the Gathering, the politics of new gun owners, and more NRA shenanigans.

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_116.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the 9th Circuit Court's ruling against California's "Large Capacity Magazine" ban;
  • Xander brings us his independent thoughts on how to optimistically prepare for the worst;
  • Weer'd discusses the theory behind his Weer'd Audio Fisks and how best to argue for the Second Amendment, both online and off;
  • and Panya talks about an encounter where somebody was arguing on the internet in bad faith.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_115.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In this ACP Round Table episode, Weer’d, Erin, Oddball, and David talk about New York Attorney General Letitia James' case to dissolve the NRA.  To say this is a complex story really doesn't do it justice!

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_114.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss some goofy anti-gun proposals and anti-gun double-standards, then talk about the dangers of lasers and why it's a bad idea to use them to blind law enforcement;
  • David tells us about the history of bullet development;
  • Xander talks about redundant multiple methods of redundancy to accomplish tasks in multiple redundant methods;
  • and Weer'd brings us the final part of his fisk of the Brady Campaign Panel of Anti-Gun Gun Owners.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_113.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss how the anti-gunners are trying to BS about background checks;
  • Xander brings us his Independent Thoughts on fear and his body's reaction to it;
  • and Weer'd presents Part 3 of his fisk of the Brady Campaign's Anti-Gun Gun Owners, this time with Mark House of New York City.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_112.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • We discuss the Chipotle parking lot incident in Orion, Michigan;
  • Xander brings us some Independent Thoughts on suppressors and those who want them restricted;
  • David talks about techniques for weak-side shooting;
  • and Oddball talks about heat stress when it comes to shooting outside in the heat, or just generally getting too hot.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Independent Thoughts:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_111.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss some new wrinkles in the McCloskey's legal situation;
  • Xander talks about the pearl-clutching regarding "arsenals" that the rest of us would consider rookie amounts of guns and ammunition;
  • Weer'd brings us Part 2 of his Brady Campaign Anti-gun Gun Owner Fisk, this time with California Representative Mike Thompson;
  • and Oddball talks in-depth about eye and ear protection, and how best to use it on the range.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Oddball's Corner Pocket:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_110.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss some corrections on Ken and Karen in St. Louis,  as well as some recent protests with some groups we didn't think would get along but are glad they did;
  • Weer'd brings us part 1 of a series of fisks of the Brady Campaign's panel discussion of self-loathing gun owners;
  • Xander talks about physical fitness and some simple exercises;
  • and David talks about gun safes for safe storage of your firearms.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Independent Thoughts:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_109.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the couple who defended their mansion against trespassing protesters,  as well as some deadly violence in other protests;
  • Xander returns with another segment of Independent Thoughts, this time talking about the steps he took in getting his first handgun;
  • Weer'd brings us a fisk of former Bloomberg employee and now US Representative Lucy McBath;
  • and Steve tells us another story of somebody unhappy about being watched... but this time, they expressed their displeasure a little more forcefully.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Tales From the Trunk:

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_108.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode

Erin and Weer’d get out of the damn way and get on with the segments!

  • David brings us a segment on record keeping for your gun collection;
  • Superfan Xander brings us a segment where he explores  the "Common Knowledge" that everybody might not know when it comes to owning guns;
  • and Weer'd brings us a fisk of Joe Biden talking with Wired Magazine about gun control.

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Show Notes

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Independent Thoughts with Xander:

Weer’d Audio Fisk

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_107.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode

Erin and Weer’d discuss the recent news dispatches from Crazy World:

  • the Supreme Court denying cert to 2A cases;
  • Disarmament of cartoon characters;
  • the real-life soap opera that is Seattle's CHAZ;
  • and the death of Rayshard Brooks.

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Main Topic:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_106.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss anti-gun news fresh out of New Zealand and Canada,  as well as the political nature of public health guidelines for protests;
  • Panya gives us her observations after attending a BLM protest;
  • and Oddball tells us what he saws while hanging out at the gun shop after buying a new
    S&W 617 during this COVID gun rush.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Panya's Info:

Oddball's Corner Pocket:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_105.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the recent nationwide riots and the George Floyd case. Well, Weer'd calmly discusses it, but Erin is a towering pillar of outrage;
  • David tells us how to be a Range Safety Officer for an informal range session;
  • Weer'd brings us a fisk on Giffords and their current campaign against "Ghost Guns";
  • and then Weer'd and Erin discuss how Giffords is attempting to pander to Operation Blazing Sword members to convince them to agitate for more gun control.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_104.mp3
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This is a little bonus for fans of the show.    This is a clip from the Weer'd Audio fisk from ACP Ep 104.    It's pure speculation, but see what you think of The Bloomberg Conspiracy

Direct download: Bloomberg_The_Conspiracy.mp3
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Hello Internet!

It's another Round Table! Enjoy Story Time by the ACP crew as David and Oddball tell us about attending the Tennessee Blogger Shoot, Xander describes shooting his new CZ at the farm for the first time, and Erin and Weer'd swap stories for effect.

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Show Notes

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_103.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Oddball gives us a primer on throwing knives;
  • David talks about forgeries of collectible firearms;
  • Steve gives an update on how things look from behind a gun counter;
  • and Weer'd fisks Justin Trudeau's announcement of Canada's Assault Weapon Ban.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Oddball’s Corner Pocket:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_102.mp3
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We're publishing this one for free!   This ACP Film track is Weer'd favorite ACP Film track, and it was written with help with the Brady Campaign who was giving script notes out to film and television producers to work gun control propaganda into American Culture.   The End result was COMEDY GOLD!
So Join Weer'd, Oddball, David, and Xander in a romp through what was the golden age of American Gun Control!
Direct download: ACP_Film_Tracks_Ep_036_Lethal_Weapon_3_1992.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the recently finished Operation Blazing Sword "Quarantine Madness" raffle, some good news for Massachusetts gun shops, and an unexpected development in the Fast and Furious scandal;
  • David brings us the story of the little-known Winchester 1907 rifle;
  • and Weer'd fisks David Chipman of the Giffords anti-gun group.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and other Strangers

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_101.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • We have a full house of the ACP crew for the big 100th episode  celebration!
  • Superfan Xander is a special guest and he talks about how he found the podcast and his new CZ pistol;
  • We discuss the Canadian dark-of-night ban on "Assault Weapons" and its foolishness;
  • And special thanks to everyone who has listened to our shows to give us 100 great episodes!

Show Notes:

Erin's Superb Introductory Superlatives:

Training Resources for Xander and other new gun owners:

News Stories on the Canadian Assault Weapons Ban:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_100.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer'd discuss the recent spree killing in Canada, and the conspicuous lack of information on it;
  • David talks about gun parts that are great to have around;
  • Weer'd interviews Logan Metesh of High Caliber History about the bizarre cold war nuclear weapon "Project Pluto";
  • and then Weer'd also sits down with lawyer Paloma Capanna to discuss the civil rights affected by the response to COVID-19.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Logan Metesh

Paloma Capanna

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_099.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • It's a "Nothing But Weer'd Beard Segments" show, so Erin takes over in order to have some time on-air!
  • Erin and Weer’d discuss certain states relaxing their quarantine, Dick's Sporting Goods feeling the consequences of turning their back on the Second Amendment, and yet another example of Bloomberg being a rights-hating petty control freak;
  • Weer'd brings us another fisk of Igor Volsky, this time from his Brady Campaign Webinar on COVID-19 and its effect on gun sales;
  • and Weer'd sits down with Logan Metesh of High Caliber History to talk about the M28 Davy Crockett Nuclear Device.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Logan Metesh Interview:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_098.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the increasing desperation of anti-gunners as they react to mass firearm purchases by Americans of all walks of life;
  • Weer'd fisks a stand-up routine by Steve Hofstetter;
  • David tells us how to best welcome new gun owners safely into the fold;
  • and Steve tells us about how private investigators get some of the information they use to locate a target.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer'd Audio Fisk:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Closing Sting:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_097.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about some of the latest restrictions due to the COVID-19 lockdown, and then discuss how it's affected the latest Magic: the Gathering expansion;
  • David talks about some of the challenges you might encounter while reloading and some solutions to them;
  • and Weer'd brings us a fisk of a "scholarly" anti-gun group known as GVPedia.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_096.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about a defensive gun use that stopped a potential mass shooting, then discuss the assorted nuttery happening in relationship to the COVID-19 quarantine;
  • Loveball returns to the show to talk about what it's like to be a Kindergartner under social distancing;
  • Weer'd fisks Igor Volsky's pearl-clutching "NowThis News" segment on the recent quarantine-fueled run on guns;
  • and Steve the House Dick breaks his radio silence to bring us a tale about about how the Trunk Monkey got nailed in the trunk in Detroit.
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_095.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the ammo and gun shortage in reaction to COVID-19, as well as an innovative strategy for keeping people working and happy;
  • David tells us how to swage your own bullets;
  • Weer'd fisks a propaganda film for a March for Our Lives protest you probably never even heard about;
  • and Oddball gives another use for a Raspberry Pi Micro Computer: a Virtual Private Network and a network-wide ad blocker.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Weer'd Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_094.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk (briefly!) about the COVID-19 cancellations, but more extensively about Florida Gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum and his, shall we say, interesting night in a South Beach Hotel;
  • the Other Staffers are dealing with an increased workload due to shutdowns and panic buying, so Weer'd brings us a lengthy audio fisk of Joe Biden's confrontation with a Detroit UAW worker.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_093.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the amazing Operation Blazing Sword and Pink Pistols Raffle, as well as the aftermath of a defensive shooting in Greensboro North Carolina;
  • David talks about cartridge conversion and wildcatting;
  • Panya tells us about the best use for Raspberry Pis: Retro Gaming;
  • and Weer'd brings us an audio fisk of Michael Bloomberg and a warning that just because he's no longer running for President, it doesn't mean he is no longer a threat!

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Story Time with Panya:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_092.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the NRA Annual Meeting and Corona Virus, then discuss a defensive gun use and a Bloomberg campaign event;
  • David talks about ammunition primers;
  • and Weer'd Interviews Ian McCollum from Forgotten Weapons and InRange TV about his time as a bartender.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Ian McCollum:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_091.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Erin and Weer'd spent most of the past 10 days traveling, so they decided to host another Round Table with Oddball and David to discuss their travels, some gunnie minutia, and of course a few current events!

Show Notes

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_090.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Since I was away this week we didn't record a show.  Instead I'm publishing this ACP Blooper Reel for all to cover the gap.   Be Warned, these do contain adult language!

 

Direct download: ACP_Blooper_Reel_036.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Weer'd tells a story of automotive woe that he apparently caught from Erin;
  • Oddball talks about the many uses of a Raspberry Pi;
  • David explains how ammunition cartridges are made;
  • and Weer'd fisks Virginia Delegate Mark Levine and his love of "assault weapon" bans.

Show Notes

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_089.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about a hilariously inaccurate tweet by David Hogg and what happened next, and then give an update on the Operation Blazing Sword "Spread the Love" Fundraiser'
  • Oddball recommend knives for young children;
  • Weer'd brings us part two of his fisk of Dick's Sporting Goods' CEO starring some special guests;
  • and one of those guests is Michael Bloomberg,whose Super Bowl ad deserves a topic all its own.

Show Notes

First Topic:

Oddball Corner Pocket:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Second Topic:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_088.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the importance of checking your spare tires;  an Operation Blazing Sword fundraiser born from hate that is spreading love;  and an anti-gun doctor who was the "victim" of a suspiciously fake-looking "hate-crime";
  • David brings us part two on his series about magazines, where he explains their history and manufacture;
  • and Weer'd brings us the first part of a fisk (not a fist!) on Dick's Sporting Goods and their bad-for-business embrace of gun control.

Show Notes

Main Topic

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fiks:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_087.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the 2020 VCDL Lobby Day...and the violence that didn't happen;
  • Erin also gives us the amazing news of Top Shot Chris Cheng joining Operation Blazing Sword's Board of Directors;
  • David gives us some information about gun magazines and how to take care of them;
  • and Oddball shares some of his insight by breaking down some knife attacks that were caught on video.

Show Notes

Main Topic

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Oddball’s Corner Pocket

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_086.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Here's a Bonus Episode for those who aren't patrons of the show.

This is something the ACP Crew does regularly.  We watch a movie and record a commentary track for it.

All you need to do to enjoy it is have a device that can play this podcast and something to watch the 1990 Cult Classic Tremors on,  we watched it on Netflix, but if you have a DVD or VHS or some other format it still works.    Just follow the instructions on the podcast to line up the movie and hit play when we do, and you can watch the movie with the ACP crew.

 

In this instance it's Weer'd, David, and Oddball.   So join us for some good time, and if you want more ACP Film tracks go to https://www.patreon.com/AssortedCalibersPodcast and sign up!

Direct download: ACP_Film_Tracks_Ep_022_Tremors_1990.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the end of Cory Booker's presidential run and Michael Bloomberg's campaign spending;
  • Having previously talked to us about youth gun safety, David now talks about adult gun safety;
  • Weer'd interviews Lara Smith of the Liberal Gun Club to find out how the Second Amendment really is for everyone;
  • and then Weer'd fisks a BBC report on the rising gun crime in the UK.

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Show Notes

Main Topic

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Lara Smith Interview

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_085.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer'd talk about the end of the holiday season, and then give some recognition to the deceased heroes from the White Settlement church shooting;
  • David discusses gunsmithing and how to become an armorer;
  • Weer'd talks with Chris Cheng about the Second Amendment Rally in DC and then his appearance in a New York Times Gun Violence Round Table;
  • and Weer'd brings an audio fisk on a BBC segment about knife violence in the UK.

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Show Notes

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

 

Chris Cheng Interview:

Weer’d Audio Fisk

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_084.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In this ACP Round Table, Weer'd, Erin, Oddball, Steve, and David were planning to review 2019 and talk about the New Year... but then a shooting happened at a church in Texas.

Show Notes

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_083.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Erin sat down with Kerry Slone of We the Female to do a long-form interview on her origin story, her confrontation of Kamala Harris, and all the wonderful things she does to support the 2nd Amendment for everyone!
 
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Bonus-Kerry_Slone_of_We_the_Female.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin tells a story about the best Christmas present she's ever received;
  • Weer'd interviews Top Shot Chris Cheng on 2A Sanctuaries, then he and Erin discuss how this related to the events that are happening in Virginia;
  • In another Weer'd interview, Dr. Miguel Faria talks about growing up in Cuba during the revolution;
  • and David brings us a segment on firearms safety and kids.

Show Notes

Chris Cheng Interview:

Dr. Miguel Faria Interview:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_082.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

This ACP Round Table is a mixed bag of topics.  Since it's the holiday season, we take time to talk about some cool gift ideas for your assorted friends, no matter what their caliber!

We also talk about a number of terrorist events that happened recently.

Show Notes:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_081.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

While Weer'd was on vacation, Erin recorded this great interview with Cheryl Todd of Gun Freedom Radio,  AZ Firearms, and Pot of Gold Estate Auctions. Given that the interview ran a bit long, and because we had no regular episode to release on Monday,  Erin suggested we publish it so that our listeners wouldn't have to go a week without their Assorted Calibers fix.  So enjoy!

Show Notes:

Direct download: ACP_Bonus_Episode_December_2019.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Yep Weer'd took a vacation, so Patrons get a Mag Dump, and you get this little place holder.

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

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss Michael Bloomberg's official Presidential campaign, and the prospect of Constitutional Carry in Florida;
  • Oddball talks about the pros and cons with serrated knives;
  • Weer'd brings us part two of his MSNBC fisk of the Summer Recess Rally, sponsored by Michael Bloomberg;
  • and then Weer'd interviews Top Shot season 4 champion Chris Cheng.

Main Topic:

Weer'd Audio Fisk:

Chris Cheng Interview:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_ep_080.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the Supreme Court's lack of action on the lawsuit against Remington by the Sandy Hook families;
  • Weer'd blasts from the recent past with a fisk of an MSNBC segment about the summer recess protests and how they panned out;
  • David explains cartridge nomenclature;
  • and Weer'd bring back Lara Smith of the Liberal Gun Club to talk about her feelings on sexism in the 2A Community.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk: 

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_079.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

We bring you another ACP Round Table! Erin, Weer'd, David and Oddball sit down to discuss:

  • Erin's recent appearance at the Declaration of Restoration Rally, how haters are gonna hate, and how that is nothing but bad for the Second Amendment and freedom in general;
  • That new contender for the Presidency,  the anti-gun overlord himself Michael Bloomberg, and how that is an AWESOME thing for the Second Amendment;
  • And of course, the expected (and assorted) gun nuttery

Show Notes

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_078.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the good news regarding the growth of Constitutional Carry,  the 2A Rally in DC, and Dan Gross (formerly of the Brady Campaign) speaking out as a supporter of the Second Amendment;
  • David talks about using the right ammo in your gun, and some dangerous errors to avoid;
  • and Weer'd interviews Daniel Easterday, of Easterday vs. the Village of Deerfield, about how he defeated an "assault weapons ban" in his home town.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Gun lovers and Other Strangers

Daniel Easterday

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_ep_077.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss some alleged controversial statements made by Tom King of the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association;
  • Oddball discusses defensive fixed blade knives;
  • David tells us more tales from the armorer's bench;
  • and Weer'd brings us part two of his interview with Logan Metesh on the life and innovations of Dieudonné Saive.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

Oddball’s Corner Pocket:

Gun lovers and Other Strangers:

High Caliber History:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_076.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the very confusing story of a California man who held AR-15 build parties and was arrested for... reasons?
  • The Egghead gives us a follow up on water purification;
  • David gives us a segment on the history of bullet molds;
  • and Weer'd interviews Logan Metesh of High Caliber History on the life of Dieudonné Saive.

Show Notes

Main Topic:

General Purpose Egghead:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

High Caliber History:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_075.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

This week we bring you another ACP Round Table episode, where we talk about:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_074.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss an anti-gun town hall held at a gun club, Bernie Sanders' health issues, and Kamala Harris' lack of compassion;
  • Oddball talks about camping hammocks and how to use them properly;
  • and Weer'd interviews Dr. Miguel Faria about his new book, America, Guns, and Freedom.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Oddball’s Corner Pocket:

Dr. Miguel Faria:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_073.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d are back from  their trip to Arizona and discuss the last day of GRPC;
  • Weer'd brings us part two of Robert Francis O'Rourke's anti-gun interview on CNN;
  • David continues his series on casting bullets, now with sizing and lubing (oh myyyyy!);
  • and Weer'd talks to Heinrich from Geeks Gadgets and Guns about a little project named Maura.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Maura, Heinrich’s 9mm AR-15 Build:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_072.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer'd bring you a free-form episode from Phoenix, Arizona where they report on the happenings at AMM-Con and the Gun Rights Policy Conference.
  • Joining them is special guest (and Phoenix resident) Wally of York Arms to talk about his NFA collection and some of the many nuances of the National Firearms Act.

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Show Notes

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_EP_071.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discus their upcoming trip to Amm-Con and GRPC;
  • The Egghead discusses methods of water purification;
  • Weer'd fisks Beto O'Rourke and his attack on our gun rights;
  • Oddball gives us a list of good knives for under $20;
  • David talks about his debut as a male model at the NRA Personal Protection Expo;
  • and Steve tells the tale of his new Ninja Wagon.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:  

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

General Purpose Egghead:

Oddball’s Corner Pocket:

Tales from the Trunk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_070.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer'd discuss some of the crazy news in the 2nd Amendment;
  • Weer'd brings us Part 2 of his 60 Minutes audio fisk, wherein they claim that the AR-15 is "the Choice of Spree Killers";
  • and Egghead teaches us how to convert an AM radio into a shortwave receiver on the cheap.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:  

 

Weer’d Audio Fisk

 

 

General Purpose Egghead

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_069.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

In This Episode:

  • Erin prepares for Hurricane Dorian while Weer'd talks violence in the news;
  • David tells you how to turn melted lead into bullets;
  • and Weer'd fisks 60 Minutes' breathless take on the 5.56mm cartridge.

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Show Notes

Main Topic:  

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_068.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!
In This Episode:
Erin, David, Oddball, and Weer'd discuss the currently proposed anti-gun laws and why they are so stupid, why you shouldn't trust the media, and a number of other digressions.
Show Notes
Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_067.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Weer'd is back from vacation! Hear where he went and what he did, and the various problems Erin had with editing the podcast in his absence;
  • Egghead explains why financial prepping is necessary despite being unsexy;
  • David tells us how to cast your own bullets;
  • and guest Sean Sorrentino details why you're making the wrong argument against red flag laws.

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Show Notes

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_066.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

Weer'd is on vacation again, this time in New England, so Erin is once again in charge of the episode, this time with co-host Oddball. Erin also cut all the audio to make it sound pretty despite some significant hurdles, so please tell her what a good job she did.

  • Erin and Oddball contemplate why the media overplays tragedies to the point of dancing in the blood of the dead;
  • Weer'd fisks David Hogg's attempts to increase gun control laws in Maine, of all places;
  • In Gun Lovers and Other Strangers, our David (no relation) details the etiquette for selling a gun from his perspective as a gun shop employee;
  • and Oddball talks about a pet peeve of his: when gun owners "flex on the poors."

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Show Notes

Main Topic

Weer'd Audio Fisk

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_065.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

Weer'd is on vacation in Ireland, so Erin takes over the ship ("Look at me. LOOK AT ME. I'm the Captain now.") and enlists ACP contributor Egghead to be her Cabin Boy for the show.

  • Erin and Egghead discuss two very surprising Tweets that address mass shootings in unexpected ways;
  • David tells us what gear we need to avoid doing the Hot Brass Dance;
  • Egghead reviews the CountyComm GP-5 General Purpose Radio for both Ham operators and preppers;
  • and Trunk Monkey Steve tells us how he keeps his Ninja Wagon up and running in Tales from the Trunk.

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Show Notes

Main Topic

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

General Purpose Egghead

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_064.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the return of Cam & Company and some of the recent developments at the NRA, specifically the consolidation of power by Wayne La Pierre;
  • Egghead reviews the Niteforce P12 flashlight;
  • Oddball explains the pros and cons of different knife handle materials;
  • and Weer'd brings us an interview with Jake Skillett of VonBernd K-9 Training.

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Show Notes

Main Topic

General Purpose Egghead

Oddball's Corner Pocket

Jake Skillett

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibrs_Podcast_Ep_063.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer'd giggle a lot;
  • David brings us some tales of humor and woe from his job as a firearms trainer;
  • The Egghead reviews the Thyrm Switchback flashlight accessory;
  • In part two of his interview with Logan Metesh of High Caliber History, Weer'd and Logan discuss the Pederson Device;
  • and Steve brings us a little snapshot on what a Monday afternoon looks like for a private investigator.

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Show Notes

Egghead

High Caliber History

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_062.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Weer'd and Erin have a geek-out session over nerd stuff, then reveal that the new editor of Bearing Arms is a friend of the show;
  • Oddball picked up a new knife (surprise!) and gives us a review of the tungsten carbide Sandrin TCK;
  • David discusses traveling with a firearm and explains the intricacies the Firearms Owner's Protection Act;
  • and Weer'd Interviews Logan Metesh of High Caliber History to discuss the career of a famous gun designer you've never heard of: John Pederson.

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Show Notes

Main Topic

Oddball’s Corner Pocket

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Logan Metesh Interview

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_061.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the demise of Eric Swalwell's presidential hopes;
  • Weer'd interviews Dr. John Edeen of Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership (DRGO);
  • David lists some of the 2A pitfalls of living in Tennessee;
  • and Egghead gives us Theremin Build Part 2: Oscillators.

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Main Topic

Dr. John Edeen

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_060.mp3
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Hello Internet!

This is another Roundtable episode because Erin got in late from LibertyCon and David, Oddball and Xander all attended as well, so it became an impromptu after-action report of the convention.

We mainly discussed LibertyCon and its events, but there is discussion of a few current 2A topics, and Erin got VERY tired at the end.

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_059.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

Due to the popularity of the Round Table format of Episode 53,  We've decided to make it a regular feature of the show.

In This Episode:

  • We got extra Geeky talking about Kline Bottles
  • The Horrors of Whisker Fatigue
  • Erin's Travels to Minnesota for their Pride Parade
  • The Suspension of Chris Cox and ending of NRA TV
  • Oregon's Governor sending the State Police to Collect GOP Lawmakers
  • And the Hi-Point Yeet Cannon and the hilarity that surrounds

 

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_058.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about Gun Free Zones in the news;
  • The Egghead talks about his new project of building a Theremin for Weer'd;
  • Weer'd Fisks a video on the Brady Campaign Changing Their Name
  • Oddball is Joined by Panya to tell the story of that one time when he kicked her in the throat;
  • and Loveball returns to the show to tell us about Storyland, a great place for kids in New Hampshire.

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Main Topic

Weer’d Audio Fisk

Loveball’s Segment:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_057.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about unprofessional behavior from the NRA 2nd Vice Preisdent, the latest mass shooting in Australia, and the Vox Ad-Pocalypse;
  • Weer'd Fisks Cory Booker and his Presidential anti-gun platform;
  • and David gives us a lesson on some common misconceptions regarding the design of the AR-15.

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Main Topic

Weer’d Audio Fisk

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_056.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the parting of ways between the NRA and Ackerman McQueen, then discuss the shooting in Virginia Beach;
  • Oddball tells us about non-metal knives;
  • Egghead reviews the MantisX Training System;
  • and the ACP House Dick tells a sordid tale involving a GPS Tracker and a bridge over muddied waters.

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General Purpose Egghead

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_055.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the new Swiss firearm laws and Erin's recent media appearances;
  • Erin interviews Amanda Suffecool about her brainchild, the Concealed Carry Fashion Show;
  • Oddball discusses the pros and cons of non-metal knives;
  • and David examines the very important issue of "How do you use the restroom or otherwise disrobe when carrying concealed?"

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Concealed Carry Fashion Show

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_054.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

The crew decided to do the show in a slightly different format. Think of this as a cross between the regular show,  the "on location" shows we do from the road, and an ACP Mag Dump with the potty talk scraped off.

In This Episode:

  • David and Oddball talk about the changes to the Tennessee Carry permits and the political process that got them there;
  • Erin showcases the Pink Pistols Amicus Curae writ on behalf of the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association in their case against New York City's firearm transport ban;
  • Oddball explains some new Developments in the New York City case against the "Gravity Knife" ban;
  • Erin discusses the new changes to Florida's Lobbying laws;
  • Steve talks about Rick Ector's Women Shoot in Detroit;
  • and we all spend a little time talking about the NRA and its turmoil.

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_053.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d have some  random thoughts but no main topic;
  • Weer'd Brings us the third and final fisk of the New Zealand gun ban;
  • Oddball teaches us how to tell if the store you're in caters to Mall Ninjas;
  • David gives us some tips on how to become knowledgeable on classic firearms;
  • and Weer'd's daughter gives us a review of the drawing instructional site Art for Kids Hub.

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Weer’d Audio Fisk

Oddball's Corner Pocket

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Kid Review:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_052.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d Talk about how we've decided to make our latest ACP Mag Dump FREE!  Check it out on our Patreon Page to get a taste of what the paying customers enjoy.
  • The General Purpose Egghead returns to talk about stocking ammo for prepping, and he just might slaughter a few sacred cows while he's at it.
  • Weer'd (finally) brings us Part 2 of his fisk of the New Zealand Gun Ban
  • Oddball's wife Panya steps in and tells us the story of how Oddball made a VERY bad life choice and bought a VERY terrible knife.
  • and David answers Erin's request to talk about the differences of interpretation between Jewish laws and firearm laws.

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General Purpose Egghead

Weer’d Audio Fisk

Oddball’s Corner Pocket

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_051.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

To give people who haven't signed up you can get a taste of a past Blooper Reel for free.

 

Remember lots of potty words and adult content.

Direct download: ACP_Blooper_Reel_007.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:20pm EST

 after consulting with Weer'd on this, we've decided to open this up to all our listeners so that all of you can hear our analysis of the goings-on at NRAAM. Also, if you're not an Ultimate Access subscriber you might not know what a Mag Dump is like. Here's a free taste so you can decide if you want to up your pledge!

But be warned, Mag Dumps are NOT safe for work! We are unscripted and uncensored, so make sure you're listening in a location where f-bombs won't cause distress!

 

Last Week we recorded Episode 50 on the first day of the NRA Annual Meeting, and as you might have heard, this year's meeting was very interesting.  Join Weer'd, Oddball, and Erin as they discuss what they saw, what they think is going on, and of course whatever else comes to mind in this After-Action Report Mag Dump

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Direct download: ACP_Mag_Dump_Ep_012.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:07pm EST

A show done live from Erin and Weer'd Air BnB.    This show isn't as structured,  but we have a big surprise.

 

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_050.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:15am EST

Yep,  not a real show, just a quick update to say we're still here and things will go back to normal shortly,

Thanks to all who listen!

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

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about the Bumpstock ban and the widespread non-compliance with it;
  • Oddball talks about New York's definition of a "Gravity Knife" and how that law is applied today;
  • Weer'd brings us part 1 of his fisk on the New Zealand press conference discussing the nation's sweeping gun bans;
  • and Sean Sorrentino brings us a guest post talking about that time he attempted to upgrade the trigger on his Ruger Mk III.

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Weer’d Audio Fisk

Direct download: ACP_ep_49_Clean_Version.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:27pm EST

Hello Internet!  This is the show that didn't get recorded last week.

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about several wins for the Second Amendment in the last few weeks;
  • Weer'd brings us part 2 of his fisk of Dr. Joseph Sakran's testimony in favor of universal background checks in the House hearing on gun violence;
  • Oddball gives us his take on knife clips and the the pros and cons of their orientation;
  • and David tells us more of his horror stories as a gun armorer.

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Weer’d Audio Fisk

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_048.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d are obligated to talk about the recent mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand;
  • Weer'd Brings us a fisk of Dr. Joseph Sakran as he testifies in favor of universal background checks before the US House of Representatives;
  • Oddball invites his wife to tell a story on why she holds a grudge against CRKT knives;
  • and Steve tells us about trap and blind lines, and how a Private Investigator might use them.

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Weer’d Audio Fisk

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_047.mp3
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Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss assorted gun rights news;
  • Weer'd brings us part two of his fisking of Dr. Jeffery Swanson and his love of red flag laws;
  • and Erin interviews Tony Simon, the founder of the Diversity Shoot.

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Weer’d Audio Fisk

 

Tony Simon

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_046.mp3
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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about Massachusetts state police abuse of seized firearms;
  • Weer'd fisks Dr. Jeff Swanson and his endorsement of Red Flag Laws;
  • Oddball discusses the advantages and drawbacks of karambit knives;
  • and David details malfunctions related to firearm function and how to correct them.

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Oddball’s Corner Pocket

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_045.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

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In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about LibertyCon and their short-notice change in venue;
  • David continues his series on firearms cleaning and maintenance, this time explaining various ammunition malfunctions;
  • Oddball gives us his observations on the Benchmade knife debacle;
  • and in the name of bipartisanship, Weer'd brings us a fisk of Republican and former Ohio governor John Kasich in an anti-gun CNN interview

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Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_044.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d talk about their travels last week, with Erin at the Life, the Universe & Everything Symposium and Weer'd at Disney World;
  • They also discuss how the anti-gunners only care if you're a victim of gun violence if you choose to be anti-gun afterwards;
  • David continues his series on firearm maintenance with a segment on cleaning and inspecting guns;
  • Weer'd brings us part 2 of the horrible anti-gun musical number called The Birds and the BS;
  • and the ACP House Dick tells us about collecting evidence for cases and how that can play out in court.

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Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_EP_043.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d are slightly tipsy and get VERY silly;
  • Erin ponders the concept of politics as generational warfare;
  • Oddball gives us a discussion on general knife safety;
  • David presents a primer on gun cleaning;
  • Weer'd brings us another audio fisk, this time in Musical Theater format;
  • and Steve talks about what snow days are like for a private detective.

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Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

 

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_042.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss a very interesting defensive gun use in Massachusetts, and then ooh and ahh over what we saw from social media coverage of SHOT Show;
  • Egghead tells us about a nice little prepper tool for electronics, the Buck/Boost Converter;
  • In Gun Lovers & Other Strangers, David explains the Jewish concept of tikkun olam and why we should practice it at the range;
  • and much to Erin's chagrin, Weer'd brings us part two of his fisk of the Vox anti-NRA Hit piece.

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General Purpose Egghead:

 

Weer’d Audio Fisk:

 

Gun Lovers and Other Strangers:

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_041.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss some listener feedback and the re-introduced Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill;
  • Oddball talks about knife prices, and when it's a good time to spend the money and when too much is too much;
  • Weer'd Fisks Vox news in a hit piece on the NRA;
  • and the Egghead gives us part two in his series on the innovations and merits of the AR-10 rifle.

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Oddball’s Corner Pocket

 

Weer’d Audio Fisk

 

Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_040.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

Hello Internet!

In This Episode:

  • Erin and Weer’d discuss the Universal Background Check and Assault Weapons Bills in the House and Senate;
  • Oddball talks about how to deal with the inevitable rust on your knife;
  • Weer'd explains what the Dickey Amendment is, what it does, and what it doesn't do in a Patented Weer'd Audio fisk;
  • Egghead starts a series on his favorite rifles,  the AR-10 pattern, and gives some of the history and innovation of the gun;
  • and David gives us another segment on carry,  this time focusing on methods targeted for women.

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Direct download: Assorted_Calibers_Podcast_Ep_039.mp3
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