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today's birthday: Billy the Kid (1859)

Billy the Kid (1859)

Billy the Kid, who went by the name William H. Bonney and whose real name may have been Henry McCarty, was an infamous outlaw and murderer who roamed the… 62 more words

Flashback Friday: Annie Oakley

Who was Annie Oakley?

Name: Annie Oakley

Born: 13th August, 1860

Died: 3rd November, 1926

Occupation: American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter

Legacy: Pioneering female shooter… 677 more words

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Sneak Peek

  Here are a couple of hints as to the subjects and topics of the profiles in the coming week.

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Wild Guns Retro Review (SNES, Wii U)

Real Talk By: KJ

Dubbed the “First Space Western Game” by Natsume (a company that is still going strong), we have a game that is true to its billing. 652 more words

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Just Saying

You know, you really can’t get a man with a gun. Well, you can, but probably not the one worth keeping. Word to the wise from Adventures in Date Night. #post100

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Annie Oakley was a gunslinger

Born Phoeby Anne Mosey on August 13, 1860, became an incredible target shooter and an expert marksman.  Her talent was so good that she toured as a part of Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show.  863 more words

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