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Vet locked inside VA hospital

Vet locked inside VA hospital

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

I saw this early this morning on Fox about Jeff Duck, a veteran who had gone to the VA hospital to get his prescriptions filled. He was kept waiting for three hours, and then he noticed that everyone in the hospital was gone and he was locked in with an alarm going off; When he […]

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Background check fail

Background check fail

| July 23, 2014 | 4 Comments

AW1Ed sends us a link to Newser and their story about 18-year-old Elijah Williams who sold a gun to 24-year-old Tyrone Moore who was out on the street as a parolee. Young Elijah has since regretted the ownership transfer of his firearm to Tyrone. Investigators believe that Williams and another 18-year-old, Moore’s cousin Hailes Cole, […]

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Ryan Pitts and his Medal of Honor

Ryan Pitts and his Medal of Honor

| July 23, 2014 | 6 Comments

Three years ago I went on an outback excursion into the mountains of Montana with the Heroes and Horses program.  At the time Demophilus blogged about it, which you can READ HERE.  Demophilus and I served together in the Army in Afghanistan, and we were paired up with a Forward Observer and an Infantryman from […]

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Ron Dickey; Food Service Special Forces

Ron Dickey; Food Service Special Forces

| July 23, 2014 | 54 Comments

There’s this fellow in Mississippi who is running for Congress in the 1st District by the name of Ron Dickey. Of course, we should vote for him because he’s a Gulf War veteran and he’s Special Forces. From his Facebook; Well, he was yesterday, today not so much; He was even awarded the prestigious National […]

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Fake Marine lived in Army barracks for two years

Fake Marine lived in Army barracks for two years

| July 23, 2014 | 27 Comments

The Daily Mail reports what might be the best Stolen Valor case ever. In the UK, Anthony Phillips convinced the Coldstream Guards that he was an elite Royal Marine and he lived in their barracks for two years. they even called him “Tony the Marine”; Phillips, who wore a Royal Marines tie and a lapel […]

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This IRS Crap Just Keeps Getting “Better and Better”

This IRS Crap Just Keeps Getting “Better and Better”

| July 23, 2014 | 25 Comments

Well, it seems as if the IRS realizes it has a problem. And it released a solicitation recently – apparently this week – for contractor assistance in getting the problem fixed. No, it’s not for help in finding Lois Lerner’s missing email. The problem the IRS is seeking contractor assistance to solve? Destroying magnetic computer […]

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DoD; America’s daycare center

DoD; America’s daycare center

| July 23, 2014 | 6 Comments

Chief Tango sends us a link to an article from the Washington Post in which Josh Hicks wonders where the Obama Administration has sequestered the tens of thousands of Immigrants flooding across our Southern border. The Obama administration has estimated that the U.S. will pick up 60,000 unaccompanied children at the Southwest border by the […]

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Wednesday morning feel good stories

Wednesday morning feel good stories

| July 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

Chief Tango sends us our feel good stories for this morning. The first is from Pittsburgh; Police who responded at about 2:20 a.m. to the apartment on Merritt Avenue found a man lying face down on the front steps of the apartment building with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, Sonya Toler said. There was […]

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