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“This day is called the feast of Crispian”

“This day is called the feast of Crispian”

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today is Saint Crispin’s Day and the anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415 during the Hundred Years War and immortalized in Shakespeare’s “Henry V” who gave us the “Band of Brothers” speech. This day is called the feast of Crispian: He that outlives this day, and comes safe home, Will stand a tip-toe […]

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2LT Joshua Nelson saving the world

2LT Joshua Nelson saving the world

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Zero and Ohio sent us links to the story of Second Lieutenant Joshua Nelson of the West Virginia Air National Guard who made a trip to Walmart to pick up some fish hooks, but it turned into something he’d never expected when he heard a woman in a near aisle call for help; “I could […]

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Three women Marines asked to leave IOC

Three women Marines asked to leave IOC

| October 25, 2014 | 15 Comments

The Christian Science Monitor reports that the three women Marines (WM) were asked to leave the course a few weeks after the completed the grueling test to qualify for their attendance at the Infantry Officer Course. They were physically disqualified from the training last week for falling behind in hikes while carrying loads of upwards […]

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Joseph Patrick Joyce, phony SEAL

Joseph Patrick Joyce, phony SEAL

| October 25, 2014 | 7 Comments

Scotty sends us his work on Joseph Patrick Joyce who has been spreading the lies that he is a retired Navy SEAL around his hometown for several years; The Navy says that he attended training but never completed BUD/S, so I guess he means that retired from the SEALs when he rang the bell.

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LTC Gerald H. Green III; questions about WTC’s former commander

LTC Gerald H. Green III; questions about WTC’s former commander

| October 25, 2014 | 12 Comments

SSG E sends us a link from the Army Times which raises questions about Lieutenant Colonel Gerald H. Green III who was the commander of the Warrior Training Center at Fort Benning from July 9th to around September 10th. Shortly before that, the Army Times staff had asked for documentation for LTC Green’s Ranger Tab. […]

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Administration Considers Quarantining Healthcare Workers Returning from Ebola Outbreak Area

Administration Considers Quarantining Healthcare Workers Returning from Ebola Outbreak Area

| October 25, 2014 | 10 Comments

Well, it looks as if the      DC clown krewe     clueless fools and mendacious tools running the show     current Administration may finally be buying a clue, albeit a partial one.  It seems that they are now considering quarantining healthcare workers returning from the area of the West Africa outbreak area on return to the US. But […]

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Saturday feel good story

Saturday feel good story

| October 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Our feel good story this morning comes from California; Sheriff’s investigators say that 23-year-old Kristopher Randi was arrested after being sniffed out by a K-9 unit in a Jamestown home. As reported earlier this month, deputies were already on the lookout for Randi, who was wanted on several drug warrants. The incident unfolded last night […]

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Weekend Open Thread

Weekend Open Thread

| October 24, 2014 | 72 Comments

MCPO asked for the weekend open thread. And he sent this photo. I guess the culture marginally improved today when the Honey Boo-boo family had their show cancelled.

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