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Zumbo canned, that was fast

Discussion in 'Firearms' started by E.L., Feb 19, 2007.

  1. E.L.

    E.L. Moderator of Lead Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

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  2. TnAndy

    TnAndy Senior Member Founding Member


    NOW, folks....follow up with the rest of his sponsors.

    I've already got replies from Cabela's and Mossy Oak.
  3. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    Boy, did he ever have a brain-fart? I wonder how much Sarah Brady is paying him?
  4. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    Hes just sorry to loose his pay checks.
  5. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    <TABLE cellSpacing=5 cellPadding=0 width=640 border=0><TBODY><TR><TD class=productfeattitle vAlign=top>Remington to Sever Sponsorship Ties with Jim Zumbo

    </TD></TR><TR><TD class=standardtext vAlign=top></TD></TR><TR><TD class=productdesc vAlign=top>Madison, North Carolina – As a result of comments made by Mr. Jim Zumbo in recent postings on his blog site, Remington Arms Company, Inc., has severed all sponsorship ties with Mr. Zumbo effective immediately. While Mr. Zumbo is entitled to his opinions and has the constitutional right to freely express those opinions, these comments are solely his, and do not reflect the views of Remington.
    “Remington has spent tens of millions of dollars defending our Second Amendment rights to privately own and possess firearms and we will continue to vigorously fight to protect these rights,” commented Tommy Millner, Remington’s CEO and President. “As hunters and shooters of all interest levels, we should strive to utilize this unfortunate occurrence to unite as a whole in support of our Second Amendment rights.”
    We regret having to terminate our long-standing relationship with Mr. Zumbo, who is a well-respected writer and life-long hunter.
  6. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    Meet Jim as he travels

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    Pacific Northwest Sportsmen's Show
    February 9-13, 2005
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    Portland, OR
    Central Oregon Sportsmen's Show
    March 3-6, 2005
    Deschutes Fair & Expo Center
    Redmond, Oregon

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    21st Annual Elk Camp & Exposition
    February 24-27, 2005
    Oregon Convention Center
    Portland, Oregon

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    Links to other parts of this site.
    Jim Zumbo Outdoors 2004 Show Outfitters

    Sepaq Anticosti Outfitters
    Gilles, 800/463-0863
    W and L Outfitters
    Wally Mack, 780/635-2230
    13th Show: Whitetail Deer on Anticosti Island & Black Bear in Alberta
    Roblyn's Neck Plantation
    Campbell Coxe, 800/893-BUCK
    11th Show: Dove Hunt, South Carolina
    Pusche Ridge Outfitters
    Kirk Kelso, 520/544-0954
    10th Show: Coues Deer Hunt, Mexico
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    Wes Clark, 719/510-0784
    Ninth Show: Mule Deer Hunt
    Third show: Antelope Hunt
    Ninebark Outfitters
    Dub Darneille
    Joseph, Oregon
    Eighth Show: Oregon Bear Hunt
    Chilanko Forks Outfitters
    Allen Tew 250/296-4773
    Seventh show: Moose Hunt
    First show: Bear Hunt
    Ungava Adventures
    Bucky Adams, 866/444-3445
    Sixth Show: Caribou Hunt
    Three Forks Ranch
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  7. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    To Whom It May Concern:
    I am writing to express my outrage at Jim Zumbo's vitriolic antigun comments on his blog at . In his blog he equates owners of semiautomaitc military-style rifles -- singling out AR-15 owners -- as terrorists. After reading Zumbo's blog entry anyone can tell that this was no offhand remark. It's what he really thinks. It is my understanding that Zumbo also writes for the NRA magazine Shooting Illustrated.
    And holds SCI Sponsorship
    Mr. Zumbo has the right to his opinion. But in a time when our Right to Keep and Bear Arms is under assault, when the Congress and the Senate are dominated by antigun Democrats like Nancy Pelosi and Charles Schumer, antigun rhetoric from someone supposedly on our side, on a hunting website, is especially damaging to our cause.
    I am an NRA Life Member and Second Amendment activist. Whenever I make an online purchase from vendors like MidwayUSA or Natchez Shooter's Supply, I always participate in the NRA Round-Up program. (This occurs once a month or more, by the way.) If the SCI doesn't show Mr. Zumbo the door then I'll give my hard-earned dollars to other gun/hunting rights and clubs and organizations.
    I look forward to your reply.
  8. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    [applaud] [applaud] [applaud] You da man, Mike!
  9. jim

    jim Monkey+++ Founding Member

    Bravo!!! We finally got one![LMAO]

  10. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    <TABLE width=728 border=0><TBODY><TR><TD><!-- banner -->Hunting With Jim Zumbo

    <!-- entries -->Statement from Outdoor Life

    Due to the controversy surrounding Jim Zumbo’s recent postings, Outdoor Life has decided to discontinue the “Hunting With Zumbo” blog for the time being. Outdoor Life has always been, and will always be, a steadfast supporter of our Second Amendment rights, which do not make distinctions based on the looks of the firearms we choose to own, shoot and take hunting. Please direct any comments you have to OLletters@time4.com.

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  11. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    His new blog title might just have something to do with "How to get rid of a paycheck." OL and Remington have taken the right steps so far. What is yet to be seen is the damage, and more to the point, how to fix it. But for sure, shooters of all stripes have weighed in. Very cool. Now comes the rear guard action to stifle the bradys and equivalent propaganda. (That said, I think even Fat Ted would know to keep low. Schumer and Pelosi are not that smart.)
  12. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

  13. TnAndy

    TnAndy Senior Member Founding Member

    I'd say Outdoor Life's servers were overloaded to the point of not working.
  14. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

  15. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    Three horses asses, but only two horses --[touchdown][touchdown][touchdown]
  16. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    The Brady site that posted his Blog has started moderating all comments as of a half-hour after they posted it; anyone surprised?:mad:
  17. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    The Pen is
    mightier than the sword??
  18. E.L.

    E.L. Moderator of Lead Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Nice photoshops! I bet Glocktalk has a few also.
  19. dukenukum

    dukenukum Monkey+++

    the brady bunch sure moved fast on it also, seems no matter what on this one we got hosed let it be an example for al other gun writers either we hang together or we will be hung seperatly .
  20. monkeyman

    monkeyman Monkey+++ Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    And just as accurately, if you claim to support gun rights and collect a check from them in any way, you hang with us or get hung out to dry by us. Stupidity and guns dont mix well, consequently most of us who enjoy guns have low tollerance for stupidity, especialy from other gun owners, let alone those who calim to speak for us.
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