Zombies are all the rage in the movies and video games lately.
If you get a chance play "Call of Duty" with someone who has already beat the game. After you finish the normal game you get a bonus level where you (and an optional second player) defend a boarded up house from hordes of zombies in Nazi uniforms.
The best part of the game is that you get to use a variety of world war two era weapons against them including a browning automatic machine gun and molatov cocktails!
The downside of the game is that the zombies just keep getting faster and more bullet resistant on every progressive level until they are strong enough to keep rushing you despite repeatedly getting caught in your handgrenade shrapnel and taking multiple hits from your Thompson submachine gun etcetera.
There's no way to beat the zombie level, they always end up getting you in the end. Its just a question of how long it takes. But it is a ton of fun and a game well worth playing, at least IMHO :)
I must admit that I have missed a big game animal with a rifle. And not only was it a bull elk, it was the largest bull that I have had in my sights with a tag in my hand. But, as with most "missed shot" stories, I have an excuse. Moisture doesn't really ever bode well for hunting equipment. When moisture (either rain or snow) gets into a firearms barrel, nothing good takes place. A couple rain drops down there can change the point of impact drastically and a barrel jammed with snow after a...