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Rio Bravo – My Rifle, My Pony, and Me (1959)

The sun is sinking in the west The cattle go down to the stream The redwing settles in the nest It’s time for a cowboy to dream Purple light in the canyons That’s where I long to be With my three good companions Just my rifle, pony and me Gonna hang my sombrero On the limb of a tree Comin´…

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Collecting Cultures: M41A ‘Aliens’ Pulse Rifle

Collecting Cultures: M41A ‘Aliens’ Pulse Rifle

James Cameron, the director of Aliens, was a bit of a geek himself. He was quite into his weaponry, not a fan of violence, but he knew his weaponry. He designed – in fact, it’s on my t-shirt here – This futuristic military rifle. He called it the M41A, he made up a fictional designation implying there were weapons that…

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