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CNN stuck on stupid

CNN stuck on stupid

| January 29, 2015 | 2 Comments

Pinto Nag sends us this video from CNN. It’s about this Twain Thomas fellow, in Pocatello, Idaho, who breaks down, his neighbor James Cvengros’, (cardboard) door and approaches him with a machete. The neighbor guns him down in self-defense and Twain confesses on the video of the whole incident that the neighbor did the right […]

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Staff Sergeant Michael Ollis; Baby named for hero soldier

Staff Sergeant Michael Ollis; Baby named for hero soldier

| January 29, 2015 | 8 Comments

On Aug. 28, 2013, Army Staff Sergeant Michael Ollis sacrificed his own life for that of Polish Lieutenant Karol Cierpica when he shielded the Pole from a suicide bomber’s blast. Eighteen months later, the lieutenant repaid the gesture to the young hero; Earlier this month, the Polish soldier became the proud father of a baby […]

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Three More Are Home

Three More Are Home

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

DPMO has announced the identification of one US MIA from World War II and one US MIA from Korea. • 1st. Lt. James F. Gatlin, Jr., 575th Bombardment Squadron, 391st Bombardment Group, 9th Air Force, US Army Air Forces, was lost 23 December 1944 in Germany. He was accounted for 9 January 2015. • CPL […]

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Thursday morning feel good stories

Thursday morning feel good stories

| January 29, 2015 | 2 Comments

Our first feel good story this morning comes from Florida where two fellows learned that pellet gun doesn’t rate in a gun fight; A 22-year-old man answered a knock at the door as two men forced their way into the apartment, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies said one of the men held […]

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Regarding All That “New Medical Research” You See In the Media . . .

Regarding All That “New Medical Research” You See In the Media . . .

| January 28, 2015 | 33 Comments

. . . maybe you might want to read this article. Caveat lector.   Sounds to me like it might be a good idea to talk things over with a medical professional before acting on any odd-sounding ideas you read based on “new medical research”.

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Adam Schiff introduces authorization to half-ass the war against ISIS

Adam Schiff introduces authorization to half-ass the war against ISIS

| January 28, 2015 | 14 Comments

Andy11M sends a link to Yahoo News which reports that California Democrat Congressman Adam Schiff is prepared to introduce legislation for the Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) that would replace the 2002 version which allowed troops into Iraq the following year, but would seriously hamstring troops who are currently facing the ISIS […]

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David Moore; phony Airborne Sergeant First Class

David Moore; phony Airborne Sergeant First Class

| January 28, 2015 | 33 Comments

Scotty sends us a link to his latest, this David Moore fellow who claims that he was an airborne sergeant first class while he was in his motorcycle club. The word is that he brags that he was in the Special Forces (aren’t we all special these days?) The National Personnel Records Center says, no […]

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Tech. Sergeant Justin Mahana saving the world

Tech. Sergeant Justin Mahana saving the world

| January 28, 2015 | 8 Comments

Dennis – not chevy sends us a link to Airforce.mil about Tech. Sergeant Justin Mahana of the 823rd Maintenance Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, where he’s a support section chief. A few weeks ago, he witnessed a single car accident and as the car burst into flames, Mahana, thought quickly and saved the […]

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