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Johnnie Ivan Massie; Marine phony

Johnnie Ivan Massie; Marine phony

| January 31, 2015 | 4 Comments

Scotty sends us his work on this Johnnie Ivan Massie fellow who claims to be a mighty Marine with his Combat Action Ribbon, his Purple Heart Medal and his Bronze Star with valor device. Here the DD214 that he flashes; Yeah, I’ve never heard of a .60 caliber machine gun either. Or a sarpshooter bage. […]

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Asians outraged by Army headline that had nothing to do with them

Asians outraged by Army headline that had nothing to do with them

| January 31, 2015 | 16 Comments

This is from the National Review and it’s about an army.mil headline that read “Chinks in special ops’ digital and physical armor poses challenges”. And, as you can see from the screen shots of the Tweets above, the illiterate masses took offense at the use of the word “chinks” which is defined in everyone’s English […]

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Saturday morning feel good story

Saturday morning feel good story

| January 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Today’s story comes from Texas – a good spot for a gunfight; The owner of the lot and his daughter were sleeping when they heard the door being knocked down. A woman who works on the lot said three or four armed men wearing masks yelled at the homeowner to get on the ground. The […]

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Weekend open thread

Weekend open thread

| January 30, 2015 | 95 Comments

Toasty wants a Superbowl Weekend Open Thread already, so here it is, along with the picture she sent. Who is playing in this game, anyway? If the Giants ain’t in it, I don’t care.

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The “Prissy Holly” caper

The “Prissy Holly” caper

| January 30, 2015 | 122 Comments

Several of you have contacted us about this woman whose pen name is “Prissy Holly” but whose real name is Captain Lyndsay Faith Lowery. She’s actually a Signal Corps officer in the 75th Training Command in Colorado. But, in her nightime job she’s “Prissy Holly” at Mad World News. She wrote this missive a few […]

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Defining terrorism down

Defining terrorism down

| January 30, 2015 | 23 Comments

The other day, the White House engaged in rhetorical calisthenics when asked by a White House reporter if this administration wasn’t being hypocritical when they condemn Jordan for a prisoner exchange to get their downed pilot back from al Qaeda when the White House traded five Guantanamo detainees for Bowe Bergdahl. According to ABC News; […]

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Darryl Lee Wright charged with scamming government

Darryl Lee Wright charged with scamming government

| January 30, 2015 | 26 Comments

From Washington State comes the story of Darryl Lee Wright who scammed the US government out of more than a $1/4 million for a phony injury from a time when he was in Iraq with the Idaho National Guard. Apparently, he heard a boom once in Iraq and parlayed that into a CAB and a […]

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Pedro Leonardo Mascheroni tried to sell nukes to FBI

Pedro Leonardo Mascheroni tried to sell nukes to FBI

| January 30, 2015 | 32 Comments

The Associated Press reports that Los Alamos scientist Pedro Leonardo Mascheroni conspired with undercover FBI agents to sell 40 nuclear weapons to Venezuela which could then use the weapons on New York City; “I’m going to be the boss with money and power,” the naturalized U.S. citizen from Argentina is heard saying. “I’m not an […]

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