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Entries from April 2014

Things your burglar won’t tell you

April 30th, 2014 · No Comments

While on my kick of security I came across this on my hard drive, I really don’t remember where I got it from but it is true. 1. Of course I look familiar. I was here just last week cleaning your carpets, painting your shutters, or delivering your new refrigerator. 2. Hey, thanks for letting […]

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Tags: Non-Tech · Security · Soap Box

Darrell Scott Testimony – Remembering Columbine

April 20th, 2014 · No Comments

This was taken from an email that went around many years ago. Though this is attributed to Darrell Scott, I cannot see where it is not contributed to him. “Guess our national leaders didn’t expect this, hmm? On Thursday, Darrell Scott, the father of Rachel Scott, a victim of the Columbine High School shootings in […]

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Tags: Non-Tech · Soap Box

Easy way to start your physical security on a budget – Part 1 firearms

April 16th, 2014 · 5 Comments

For updates and comments on this article please visit our other blog at I am a gun snob, I admit it, and I like high quality firearms. $25,000 Over/Under shotguns are beautiful; however I am a blue collar worker so they are not in my budget. Sometimes I carry over that snobbery to the […]

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Tags: Gun stuff reviews · Non-Tech · Soap Box · Survival/Prepping

Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday

April 13th, 2014 · No Comments

Here is a list of some of his accomplishments, without today’s technology! At 5, began studying under his cousin’s tutor. At 9, studied Latin, Greek and French. At 14, studied classical literature and additional languages. At 16, entered the College of William and Mary. At 19, studied Law for 5 years starting under George Wythe.

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XP’s support ends today

April 8th, 2014 · No Comments

I have been reminding your for a year now, I hope you have bought a new Windows 7 or 8 PC, if you have not it is past time to get on the ball. On the right side of the web page you can go straight to Microsoft and get a Surface, or you can […]

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Tags: Purchasing · Security · Soap Box · Software