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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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NYC Day 2: A Resolution

In the poem that inspired the title of this blog, W. S. Merwin describes his computer as the machine that “takes the world away.” We “have forgotten / what is remembered altogether,” he says. 589 more words

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Sharpshooters

People have eyes but some can see well than others.

Annie Oakley was a sharpshooter. Remember the guns she used were rifles of the nineteen hundred era. 252 more words

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Annie Oakley


Sharp-shooter Annie Oakley showed us all what women can do with her excellent marksmanship and flare for performing. She learned how to shoot out of the necessity of poverty as a child and hunted game to feed her family and to sell, eventually managing to pay off her family’s mortgage with the money she made. 335 more words

just call me Annie.

its no secret that gun control is, in my opinion, an over publicized issue in this country. i personally think we should revert back to how the west was won… that being said, i shot my first gun this past weekend! 93 more words

ANYTHING YOU CAN "GUN DOWN"... I CAN GUN DOWN BETTER!

THE FOOL BELIEVES ANYTHING ANYONE GUN DOWN, HE CAN GUN DOWN BETTER

 

Of course, it has happened again… Where are the lights, cameras … action? Please… another drive-by shooting in Chicago last evening!

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3 Gun Class!

Hey Ladies, here is a great class for you!

Have you been thinking about purchasing a new handgun, rifle or shotgun, but not sure which direction to go?   172 more words

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