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Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Happy 1911 Day!

On this day in 1911, the US Army adopted the design of wily super-genius, St. John Moses Browning (PBUH), the Model 1911 .45 ACP semi-automatic pistol.

Take a 1911 to lunch!

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  • At 12:22 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    Do you know that the 1911 is, as of this year, the Utah state gun? We have good taste out here.

  • At 1:28 PM, Blogger Cowboy Blob said…

    Arizona has selected the Colt Single Action Army revolver.

  • At 7:47 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    Both outstanding choices, although I believe Utah's choice was due more to JMB's association with the state than any inherent attributes of the weapon. Odd that the decision to designate a state gun at all, on the part of either state, isn't still causing anguished moans from the blue states!


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