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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January/22/2010 at 10:54
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imitrex bud, get it from your doctor, it works wonders!
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I've never had a headache in my life, migraine or otherwise...
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I do, every day.   I really have no understanding of what a headache is like, but I've seen what they do to other people.  Can't be good...
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Originally posted by pyro6999 pyro6999 wrote:

imitrex bud, get it from your doctor, it works wonders!
Have to try that Hunter.
Don't get them often but when I do I almost go blind!
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Originally posted by Kickboxer Kickboxer wrote:

I do, every day.   I really have no understanding of what a headache is like, but I've seen what they do to other people.  Can't be good...
 
Man I can't believe how lucky you are!  I know you have had to taken quite a few blows to the noggen over the years in kickboxing.  Have you ever had a concussion?
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Judas Priest Jon....... I thought you were an intelligent individual. Now it seems your merely another "I'm right, you're wrong, you will never be as right as I am" type of narcissistic blow hard. You make a few points, BUT....... Your own experience, or opinion isn't the be all and end all. 8Shots has been here far longer, and his thoughts are in line with the widely recognized conventional wisdom concerning this topic.

Just who in the wide wide world of sports do you think you are? Seems more to a few of us here that you enjoy rocking the boat more than sharing or learning.
GO BACK TO 24 HOUR CAMPFIRE with that attitude. It doesn't fit here.
These folks have you out gunned and out classed.
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Originally posted by budperm budperm wrote:

Originally posted by pyro6999 pyro6999 wrote:

imitrex bud, get it from your doctor, it works wonders!
Have to try that Hunter.
Don't get them often but when I do I almost go blind!


i havent had one in few years thank god!!!  when i do get them i generally throw up a few times and im very light sensitive. so what i usually will do when i get one is load up on aleve and hide in our 2nd bath room. i turn the light off in there close the door and stuff a pillow under the door to block out the light. i then crank up the a/c and lay on the floor with my head over the air duct. i also found for some reason that the fart fan helps as well, not sure if its a "soothing" noise or what, sometimes running water works too.
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Originally posted by CowboyBill CowboyBill wrote:

Judas Priest Jon....... I thought you were an intelligent individual. Now it seems your merely another "I'm right, you're wrong, you will never be as right as I am" type of narcissistic blow hard. You make a few points, BUT....... Your own experience, or opinion isn't the be all and end all. 8Shots has been here far longer, and his thoughts are in line with the widely recognized conventional wisdom concerning this topic.

Just who in the wide wide world of sports do you think you are? Seems more to a few of us here that you enjoy rocking the boat more than sharing or learning.
GO BACK TO 24 HOUR CAMPFIRE with that attitude. It doesn't fit here.
These folks have you out gunned and out classed.

boy are you a sight for sore eyes, how the hell you been??
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Just trying to survive this rotten assed economy bro. How are you and yours? OOOPS.... Cyborg just shot me a PM.... I might have gone too far with my rant.
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doing good brother, you let me take care of ole sarge, i will  tell him to chill out on you.
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Originally posted by pyro6999 pyro6999 wrote:

Originally posted by budperm budperm wrote:

Originally posted by pyro6999 pyro6999 wrote:

imitrex bud, get it from your doctor, it works wonders!
Have to try that Hunter.
Don't get them often but when I do I almost go blind!


i havent had one in few years thank god!!!  when i do get them i generally throw up a few times and im very light sensitive. so what i usually will do when i get one is load up on aleve and hide in our 2nd bath room. i turn the light off in there close the door and stuff a pillow under the door to block out the light. i then crank up the a/c and lay on the floor with my head over the air duct. i also found for some reason that the fart fan helps as well, not sure if its a "soothing" noise or what, sometimes running water works too.
 
Try a hairdryer.  I find that sometimes helps, the hot air seems to increase blood flow in the surface vessels and lowers the internal blood pressure.  At least that is how it feels, reduces the pain in my eyes.  Interesting that you treat it with cold air and I with hot.  The white noise does sem to help doesn't it.


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Originally posted by CowboyBill CowboyBill wrote:

Judas Priest Jon....... I thought you were an intelligent individual. Now it seems your merely another "I'm right, you're wrong, you will never be as right as I am" type of narcissistic blow hard. You make a few points, BUT....... Your own experience, or opinion isn't the be all and end all. 8Shots has been here far longer, and his thoughts are in line with the widely recognized conventional wisdom concerning this topic.

Just who in the wide wide world of sports do you think you are? Seems more to a few of us here that you enjoy rocking the boat more than sharing or learning.
GO BACK TO 24 HOUR CAMPFIRE with that attitude. It doesn't fit here.
These folks have you out gunned and out classed.
 
Howdy there Cowboy bill!  My names Bud, haven't had the pleasure of chatting before.
I see your even more subtle than I in trying to deal with JonA's analtivity!  Sure would be nice if he could just share his knowledge without swinging his D all over the place.  That
crap gets old fast!  He has the ability to ruin a thread faster than my spelling and grammer!
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Gentlemen...... While I appreciate a good gang bang as much as anyone else. It would be nice to get this thread back on topic. You can feel free to start a thread in almost anything goes to continue this banter. Bud, you and I tried to get the message across yesterday, it didn't work......We need to be more respectful to thread topics here though. PLEASE
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My apologies Billy...... Hello Bud.

My experiences with parallax are that it generally isn't a big deal for most hunting situations. A scope that is set at 50-100 yrds will do just fine within any acceptable big game range.
If it is at a target competition where accuracy is reaching anal retentive proportions, then scope glass quality, proper hand loads, reticle design, and finally parallax are the order of the day. This is provided your weapon, and marksmanship skills are where they should be.

Tactical situations are a combination of the two.
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Originally posted by budperm budperm wrote:

Originally posted by Kickboxer Kickboxer wrote:

I do, every day.   I really have no understanding of what a headache is like, but I've seen what they do to other people.  Can't be good...
 
Man I can't believe how lucky you are!  I know you have had to taken quite a few blows to the noggen over the years in kickboxing.  Have you ever had a concussion?
 
My boxing coach told me the idea is to NOT get hit, patterned my defensive style after Willy Pep.  Nope, never had a concussion...
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Originally posted by CowboyBill CowboyBill wrote:

My apologies Billy...... Hello Bud.

My experiences with parallax are that it generally isn't a big deal for most hunting situations. A scope that is set at 50-100 yrds will do just fine within any acceptable big game range.
If it is at a target competition where accuracy is reaching anal retentive proportions, then scope glass quality, proper hand loads, reticle design, and finally parallax are the order of the day. This is provided your weapon, and marksmanship skills are where they should be.

Tactical situations are a combination of the two.
Cowboy Bill,  I have not seen you around in an age.  Nice analysis.  Keep us in line...
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Originally posted by cyborg cyborg wrote:

Gentlemen...... While I appreciate a good gang bang as much as anyone else. It would be nice to get this thread back on topic. You can feel free to start a thread in almost anything goes to continue this banter. Bud, you and I tried to get the message across yesterday, it didn't work......We need to be more respectful to thread topics here though. PLEASE
 
My Bad...Sorry Mr. Bill, your right!  Let my frustration get the better of me!
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Nurse Ratchet lets me out to use the "net" every so often. Good to see you again too my friend.
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I thought the tip from the BR guy about putting a slotted cap on the eyepiece to limit the eye position was shear, cheap, brilliance!
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i would like to try that some day, now that i have a scope with an ao i may just do that.
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It was drilled into me from the time I started shooting that the two most important things when shooting are
1) Muzzle control for safety and accuracy.
2) Consistent and proper cheek wield. This eliminates parallax issues, and recoil associated inaccuracy. 
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Originally posted by budperm budperm wrote:

I thought the tip from the BR guy about putting a slotted cap on the eyepiece to limit the eye position was shear, cheap, brilliance!
Consistent cheek weld.... Very important. one of the most basic tenets of proper marksmanship.
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Atom spliter... Been there, done that for 11 years.  It's a bit over rated.  If you want a small one and can front say 10 million I may be able to get you a deal.  Guy's I used to work with sell them. 
 
Kickboxer does not get head aches because he is a carrier and can only give them... 
 
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