Most thought these things were ugly but with a li'l customizin', they could look pretty cool.
Ammo will get you through times of no money, better than money will get you through times of no ammo.
I miss my 286.
Welfare...funding the illegal drug trade since 1935.
"I can't fix stupid but I can fix stupid's dog"
Taurus PT111 G2, Taurus 709 Slim, Ruger Blackhawk .45LC/.45ACP, High Standard Double Nine .22/.22WMR, AR-15 .223/5.56 PSA, Herter's FN Mauser 30.06, Remington 572 Fieldmaster Pump .22, Savage 93R17F, Mossberg 715T, Raven P25
The Mustang is a 65, mine was exactly so, except for the black leather interior with the pony emblems in every seat - it would brand you if parked into the sun.
My 51 Chev was cream top and burgundy bottom
If there were a third choice, it would have to be a 37 GMC pickup or a 1974 Diamond T COE class 8
You must be careful what you pretend to be, because in the end, you are what you pretend to be.
....................Kurt Vonnegut, in "Mother Night"
All governments suffer a recurring problem: Power attracts pathological personalities. It is not that power corrupts but that it is magnetic to the corruptible. Such people have a tendency to become drunk on violence, a condition to which they are quickly addicted. . . . . . . . . . . . .. — Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune
Two that I owned. 55 Ford convertible and a 66 Mustang 2+2.
The safety is on the frame where God and John Moses Browning intended. - Unknown
Federal HST, when you care enough to send the very best.
^ The car I grew up in was a '55 Fairlane. Buckskin Brown and White. Had the 272 Y-Block 8 in it. My dad used to let me start it sometimes.
Taurus PT111G2 - Ruger LCPII - Charter Undercover .38 Spc - M'berg Mav88 Pistol Grip - M'berg 715T - Charles Daly Superior 12g O/U Trap - Heritage Rough Rider .22LR/WMR - Henry Classic Lever .22LR - Marlin 336W .30-30 Lever - Phoenix HP22LR - NAA .22WMR Mini-Revolver w/ Pocket Clip - GSG 1911-22 - H&R Young American .32 Safety Hammer NF (circa 1890)
USCG '77-'83 Semper Paratus - CGC Point Evans WPB82376 - MSO LA/LB SaR & Drug Interdiction Response Team
NRA / Tx LTC
I've driven an Avanti. That's a car that was way ahead of it's time. Just in case that image isn't working for anyone else...
I thought of this thread today when I saw this photo. This, friends and neighbors, is an amazing photo of a beautiful car. Automotive photography at it's best, from bringatrailer.
"It is wonderful, in the event of a street fight, how few bullets seem to hit the men they are aimed at." Ranch Life and the Hunting Trail, Theodore Roosevelt, 1888
The first new car I purchased, bought it in fall of 68, It was the first Mach I in our area.
I have always had a thing for the 50's Porsches and the late 70's Fiat 124 Abarth Spiders:
Porsche 356 Outlaw Speedster
Porsche 356 Speedster
Porsche 550 Spyder
Fiat 124 Abarth Spiders
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Wounds of the flesh a surgeon's skill may heal but wounded honour is only cured with steel.
"Guns are a lot like parachutes ~ If you need one and don't have one, you'll probably never need one again".
The problems we face today are there because the people who work for a living are out numbered by the people that vote for a living
"No man who refuses to bear arms can give sound reason why he should be allowed to live in a free country" Teddy Roosevelt
Gun control is like trying to reduce drunk driving by making it tougher for sober people to own cars.