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Paul Joseph Connolly; that phony SEAL

Paul Joseph Connolly; that phony SEAL

| October 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Back in July, we wrote about Paul Joseph Connolly, who claimed to be a Navy SEAL when he was tossed from a restaurant with his service dog. Chief Shipley told us he wasn’t a SEAL, which is pretty obvious in his picture, and Hondo did a FOIA on his ample posterior, because he made other […]

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Warm & Fuzzy Navy adapts to Millennials

Warm & Fuzzy Navy adapts to Millennials

| October 1, 2014 | 18 Comments

Apparently, someone thinks that Millennials are an entirely different race of humans who need to be handled differently than their predecessors in Naval service according to a link sent to us by Louis to Military.com; The U.S. Navy is looking for ways to adapt its training for millennials, young people raised in a child-centric culture […]

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The ISIS Jihadi next door

The ISIS Jihadi next door

| October 1, 2014 | 13 Comments

The folks at Vocative went out hunting jihadis with their reporters across the country. They found several and they also found a common link to this fellow Ahmad Musai Jibril, an imam in Dearborn, Michigan; A decade ago, he was kicked out of a mosque for urging his followers to kill non-Muslims. He later spent […]

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James Craig; phony POW

James Craig; phony POW

| October 1, 2014 | 29 Comments

Mary sends us her work on James Ron Craig who was featured in the Arkansas Harrison Daily Times; Being shot down over Cambodia and spending 18 days in captivity has a way of changing a man. “That’s when I started to believe in something greater than myself,” James “Ron” Craig said. Craig was honored on […]

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Thanks for your service

Thanks for your service

| October 1, 2014 | 19 Comments

So here we are in the midst of several deployments to the various shit holes around the world. The Afghan War isn’t ending this year, thousands are supporting the newest Iraq War, 3000 are headed to Liberia to battle Ebola and at home, the folks in the Pentagon are hard at work to support them. […]

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Wednesday morning feel good story

Wednesday morning feel good story

| October 1, 2014 | 2 Comments

Today’s feel good story comes from New Jersey, thanks to Chief Tango; After finishing his shift at 3 a.m., Delanco Township Police Officer Basil Warren returned to his Stevenson Avenue home in Edgewater Park, Burlington County to find a man trying to steal his personal vehicle, according to investigators. As Warren — still in full […]

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I KNEW IT!

I KNEW IT!

| September 30, 2014 | 36 Comments

On a day when bad news abounds, there IS a glimmer of hope. Beer flavonoid may boost brain power! As a diabetic I have to be careful,  BUT who didn’t know that beer boosted brain power anyways? There IS a caveat in the article: “While hops are the only dietary source of the rare compound, […]

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First US case of Ebola suspected

First US case of Ebola suspected

| September 30, 2014 | 18 Comments

I have no idea why an American would be in Liberia, but this person was, and the CDC suspects that the traveler has Ebola, says Fox News; CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden said that the patient arrived in Texas from Liberia earlier this month and exhibited no symptoms. The patient sought care last Friday and […]

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