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Will the real OcabJ please stand up?
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The 2018 year started off on a sour note when it came to my attention that my identity has been stolen and used to conduct fraudulent transactions on the East Coast. Without getting into too many details, there is... Read More

Olympus M.Zuiko ED 25mm f1.2 PRO Lens Review
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The Olympus M.Zuiko ED 25mm f1.2 PRO lens was released earlier this year to much fanfare because it ushered in a new tier of professional lenses for the Olympus Micro Four Thirds platform. Micro Four Thirds users were excited about... Read More

Mini-Review: Area 419 CZ 455 Scope Base
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I noted in a prior article that I recently acquired a CZ 455 Varmint Tacticool Suppressor-Ready .22LR rifle for a trainer / practice bolt rifle. To get it up and shooting, I re-purposed a Weaver Optics T36x40 scope and... Read More

Bogus iPhone lawsuit

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Some New Yorker decided to sue Apple for $1M because of the iPhone price cut. The basis of the lawsuit is that the price cut hurt the early purchasers because they cannot sell the iPhone for a profit after the … Read More

Once a year shooters

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I was at my club’s shooting range last Sunday as usual, and the “once a year shooters” were out in full force. These “once a year shooters” that I am referring to are hunters. While there are many hunters who … Read More

End of summer?

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Hopefully I don’t jinx it by talking about it, but it looks like summer in Riverside is coming to an end. Today it topped only 74F degrees and I actually wore a sportcoat for the first time since May. If … Read More

iPhone price cut theory

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It’s been several days since Jobs pissed off the thousands of early adopting iPhone owners with his $200 price slashing of the 8gb iPhone. There have been lots of questions asking why Apple would drop the price so soon. Jobs … Read More

Congratulations to JR and Joanna Belle

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A special congratulations to my long time friend JR and his new wife Joanna Belle, who became newlyweds yesterday afternoon. I send my best wishes to them for a long and happy marriage.