A sick kid, high TORCON in Kansas and Missouri, more drama from the Bundy Ranch situation, packing for the field, Magpul releases some new items, and the list goes on...
New Magpul products
Hopefully they will release the handguard in other lengths too. Their new M-Lock system is also worth looking at.
A bit of reading for the weekend
Shielding from FLIR: http://www.maxvelocitytactical.com/2014/04/thermal-shield-concept-test-by-apache-flir-pass/
Full unedited version of Bundy remarks: http://capitalisteric.wordpress.com/2014/04/24/bundy-bunkerville-racism-and-collectivist-desperation/ I believe in free speech. Period. It is amazing how Political Correctness has absolutely destroyed honest discussion and debate in this country.
Three from JM at MountainGuerrilla
http://mountainguerrilla.wordpress.com/2014/04/22/new-kids-on-the-block/ Some new trainers for the area that I am in.