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James Foley, kidnapped journalist beheaded by ISIS?

James Foley, kidnapped journalist beheaded by ISIS?

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hondo sends us a link to Fox News in regards to kidnapping and execution of James Foley, a journalist. The video’s authenticity is still being verified by the US government, but ISIS says that he was murdered in retaliation for US airstrikes on ISIS/ISIL/Islamic State forces in Iraq; At the end of the video, an […]

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No, Not an Attempt to “Railroad” Someone.  No Siree.  Not At All.

No, Not an Attempt to “Railroad” Someone. No Siree. Not At All.

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

One thing that military commanders are sensitive to is the concept of “command influence” in criminal matters. Best I can tell (I’m not a lawyer), it’s one of the easiest ways to get a slam-dunk court-martial case thrown out or set aside. But apparently the rules in Missouri must bere very different. The “esteemed, wise” […]

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Why So Many “Global Warming Skeptics?

Why So Many “Global Warming Skeptics?

| August 20, 2014 | 5 Comments

Well, according to one liberal billionaire – a hedge fund manager – it’s because 99.5% of all Americans are “not super sophisticated”.   Presumably that’s his polite way of saying it’s because we “just don’t know any better”. It’ can’t possibly be because recent climate data doesn’t support the thesis; that the theory is completely the […]

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Randy Abbott; more Marine embellishment

Randy Abbott; more Marine embellishment

| August 20, 2014 | 5 Comments

(Marshall Rand) Randy Abbott is a paralyzed former Marine who teaches other paralyzed people, especially veterans, how to surf despite their condition. That’s laudable enough especially if you add to the story that he was mugged a few weeks back and someone stole his surfboards. But that’s where his trouble began. The media picked up […]

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William Noonan; Unnecessary embellishment

William Noonan; Unnecessary embellishment

| August 19, 2014 | 39 Comments

Scottie sends us his work on this William Noonan fellow who had no reason to embellish his military career, but then he did. Scottie says that according to his records, he was a Marine, served in Vietnam for a month, then he was wounded and evacuated. He earned a Purple Heart and a Combat Action […]

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Obese and ‘oppressed’ in Ferguson

Obese and ‘oppressed’ in Ferguson

| August 19, 2014 | 77 Comments

One comfort America and the world can take away from the Ferguson, Missouri protests is that contrary to the alarms raised by the Left that the black underclasses are malnourished and downtrodden, the visual images of the protest marchers from Ferguson most assuredly put this liberal assertion to the lie. Watch those people pass by […]

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Where are the gun control crowd on Ferguson?

Where are the gun control crowd on Ferguson?

| August 19, 2014 | 16 Comments

So, I’m sitting here watching the videos taken last night in Ferguson, Missouri and folks seem to be firing guns at the police. So, it struck me that we haven’t heard from the Mayors Against Illegal Guns or Americans for Responsible Solutions, you know, respectively, the Nanny Bloomberg and Giffords family hand-wringing organizations which seem […]

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Remington lays off 100 folks in Ilion

Remington lays off 100 folks in Ilion

| August 19, 2014 | 17 Comments

From Pat comes the news that Remington Arms in Ilion, New York has laid off over a 100 employees as they move a chunk of their production to Alabama according to the Utica Observer-Dispatch as a direct result of New York’s gun control legislation known as the SAFE Act. “Today’s reduction in force is a […]

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