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http://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2018/06/04/gangster-obrez-mosin-nagant-confiscated-by-las-vegas-pd/

 

The illegal rifle-pistol combination that was turned in appears to be in very rough shape and is an example of a hasty job done on what was probably a legally or stolen 7.62x54r 91/30 Mosin Nagant. The magazinefloor plate is popped out, most likely from inspection of the piece. Notice also that the rear sight is set on the furthest setting, maybe a result of examining the piece instead of any actual intent to use it at that setting (either way, there is no front sight that could co-witness with it). With a capacity of 5 rounds (plus 1) and some wicked recoil to boot, this is probably one of the more uncomfortable firearms out there to fire. But, if this is all a criminal element could come up with, then it probably fits their bill.

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Famous Memphis Belle B-52 Bomber fully restored in Ohio

 

http://komonews.com/news/offbeat/photos-the-famous-memphis-belle-b-52-bomber-full-restored

 

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The Eighth Air Force bombing Nazi Germany with B-52s is now one of my favorite Alt-Histories.

 

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