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al Qaeda denounces murders of children in Pakistan massacre

al Qaeda denounces murders of children in Pakistan massacre

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

AFP reports that al Qaeda leaders released a letter saying that they were “bursting with pain” over the deaths of more than 100 children last week when seven thugs from Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan went on a shooting spree in Peshawar; “There is no doubt that the list of crimes and atrocities of the Pakistani army has […]

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Monday morning feel good stories

Monday morning feel good stories

| December 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

So start off your week with these stories from around the country who are “good guys with guns” from Chief Tango. The first story comes from Florida; Police released surveillance images of the suspect who entered the business around 7:30 p.m. on Friday. Officers say the suspect had what appeared to be a gun, but […]

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Herbert G. Claudius awarded Legion of Merit 72 years late

Herbert G. Claudius awarded Legion of Merit 72 years late

| December 21, 2014 | 5 Comments

According to Stars & Stripes, Herbert G. Claudius was awarded the Legion of Merit with a Valor device for sinking a German U-boat off the coast of Louisiana on July 30, 1942; Minutes after the passenger ship SS Robert E. Lee was torpedoed and sunk by U-166 45 miles south of the Mississippi River Delta, […]

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Army reviews some Mustangs’ forced separations

Army reviews some Mustangs’ forced separations

| December 21, 2014 | 3 Comments

The Army reviewed 19,000 commissioned offers for separation to meet goals for their reduction in force. Initially, they only considered the commissioned service which meant many “mustangs”, or officers with enlisted service, were at a disadvantage in that review. The Stars & Stripes reports that the Army has reviewed that practice and as a result […]

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Four more Gitmo students graduate

Four more Gitmo students graduate

| December 21, 2014 | 4 Comments

The New York Times reports that while the rest of the country was worried about some movie, the Obama Administration sent four more graduates of Guantanamo University back to Afghanistan, their home country. Remember yesterday when I mentioned that one graduate of the Balad Annex of Gitmo U was released back to Pakistan and he […]

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Sunday morning feel good stories

Sunday morning feel good stories

| December 21, 2014 | 3 Comments

From Chief Tango comes our feel good stories once again. The first is from Indiana, which seems to have an upswing in these stories; IMPD said the call came in at 9:17 p.m., when homeowner said he’s fire shots at two intruders in his home on the 4500 block of Devon Court on Indianapolis’ northeast […]

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Two NYPD cops murdered for revenge

Two NYPD cops murdered for revenge

| December 20, 2014 | 70 Comments

The New York Daily News reports that after posting a message about “putting wings on pigs” on Instagram, Ismaaiyl Brinsley walked out of his apartment building and opened up on a pair of NYPD police officers who were sitting in their patrol car. Brinsley then ran down into the Myrtle-Willoughby Aves. subway station and shot […]

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Paranoia Strikes Deep – An Almost Saturday Silly

Paranoia Strikes Deep – An Almost Saturday Silly

| December 20, 2014 | 3 Comments

“Even paranoids have enemies!” Let me share what the voices in my head are telling me. Our President is heading to Hawaii for the holidays. There are TV ads running about hungry children HERE in the US. Imagine if The President eschewed Hawaii and donated an equivalent amount  to what he WILL spend out of […]

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