subMOA LSU Fan Komatipoort Member since Jan 2010 656 posts
re: Looks Like Mississippi to Drop Primitive Weapons Season for Crack Barrels (Posted on 2/22/13 at 9:04 am to Da Sheik)
quote: The measure is supported by Cliff Covington, president-elect of the Mississippi Wildlife Federation.
quote: The only people using old, true muzzleloaders anymore were people who hunted (wildlife management areas) that required those type of weapons," he said. "Everyone else is using these .45-70s and .35 Whelens that are just as accurate -- probably more so -- as any type of high-powered rifle."
Ceratinly a guy who has never screwed with a 45-70 Handi Rifle.
Raise your hand if you know how finicky the damn things are!