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Shots fired at Camp Shelby, Mississippi

Shots fired at Camp Shelby, Mississippi

| August 4, 2015 | 14 Comments

So two Jim-Bobs in Mississippi driving a red Ford Ranger with “Broken Arrow” written on the windshield, drove up to Camp Shelby near Hattiesburg, Mississippi and fired off a couple of rounds hitting no one, apparently, according to WDAM. A vehicle matching the description of the two suspects truck was found near New Augusta off […]

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Thoughts on the WaPo-Graham Brouhaha

Thoughts on the WaPo-Graham Brouhaha

| August 4, 2015 | 13 Comments

Jonn recently wrote an article about Senator Lindsey Graham’s military service, and how the WaPo was questioning same. Ever since, there seems to have be a bit of confusion about Senator Lindsey Graham’s military career. In particular, his service has raised a number of questions here – and has garnered a rather large amount of […]

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Brent Henry indicted

Brent Henry indicted

| August 4, 2015 | 24 Comments

We’ve written about Brent Henry several times in the last few months, most recently, last month. Someone dropped off a link today from 13 News Now which reports that he’s been indicted for fraud, when he took Wags For Warriors, in Virginia Beach, for a service dog and also conned them out of some money […]

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Happy 225th birthday, Coast Guard

Happy 225th birthday, Coast Guard

| August 4, 2015 | 13 Comments

Folks are reminding us that the Coast Guard was founded 225 years ago today on August 4th, 1790 when it was the United States Revenue Cutter Service to enforce tariff and trade laws, prevent smuggling, and protect the collection of federal revenue. The service became the Coast Guard on January 28, 1915 and then in […]

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Army opens field artillery jobs to women

Army opens field artillery jobs to women

| August 4, 2015 | 82 Comments

Bobo sends us a link to the Military Times which reports that Army Chief of Staff Ray Odierno announced that the Army will open most jobs in the field artillery field of endeavor to female soldiers; With the exception of the 13F military occupational specialty, “we have decided … we are not going to ask […]

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Pendlay goes to court

Pendlay goes to court

| August 4, 2015 | 13 Comments

We first wrote about Bruce Pendlay back in January along with several of our partners. A few days later, the police found him with a gunshot wound in his truck. Pendlay told police that someone “in a dark vehicle” had tried to murder him. Police found the weapon nearby and pieced together that Pendlay had […]

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Spodofora’s retaliation backfires

Spodofora’s retaliation backfires

| August 4, 2015 | 30 Comments

We first wrote about John Spodofora in March 2012 and got his records a few days later. Before that, he had claimed that he was a Navy diver and involved in combat in Vietnam. His records tell a different story, that he had never set foot in Vietnam. Most residents of Ocean County, New Jersey […]

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Kristian Saucier; sailor to be charged with possession of classified photos

Kristian Saucier; sailor to be charged with possession of classified photos

| August 4, 2015 | 58 Comments

Fox News reports that Machinist Mate 1st Class Kristian Saucier took some pictures of classified parts of the USS Alexandria submarine and then tried to foil investigators by destroying his cell phone and computer; Saucier, 28, of Vermont, was arrested May 28 and released on $100,000 bond. He is assigned to a Navy support facility […]

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