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Another Bit of US History Passes

Another Bit of US History Passes

| April 1, 2015 | 3 Comments

One of the last 3 surviving Doolittle Raiders has passed. Lt. Col. Robert Hite passed away on Sunday, 29 March 2015, in Nashville, TN. He was 95. Hite was one of the 80 men who participated in the Doolittle Raid on Tokyo on 18 April 1942. That raid was launched from the USS Hornet using […]

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Phillip Ryman/Phillip Price; phony SEAL, Beirut vet

Phillip Ryman/Phillip Price; phony SEAL, Beirut vet

| April 1, 2015 | 14 Comments

Scotty sends us his work on this Phillip Ryman fellow (whose name was Phillip Price when he was in the Navy). He claims that he was a Navy SEAL and that he’d been at the Beirut bombing in October, 1983 buried under the rubble of the bombed barracks; And he was well-decorated for his tribulations; […]

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NSA Gate Shooting Gets . . . Weird

NSA Gate Shooting Gets . . . Weird

| April 1, 2015 | 26 Comments

We now have a bit more news about that NSA gate shooting the other day.  And it’s gotten a bit strange, to put it mildly. The FBI has now identified the dead guy as “Ricky Shawatza Hall”.  He was the driver of the stolen car.  The passenger, who remains hospitalized, has not yet been publicly […]

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Wednesday morning feel good stories

Wednesday morning feel good stories

| April 1, 2015 | 2 Comments

Our first story this morning comes from Tennessee; [35-year-old Jamie] Sellars was wearing a black hoodie and jeans. He started out by asking a question before lunging at him with the box cutter. “He came out from behind (and) asked if they were open. They were not, so he attacked the owner with his box […]

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Old News, But Timely

Old News, But Timely

| March 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

With Iron Jaw Kerry facing down Iran over them dang old nuke things it is with a sort of  giggle that I offer up  a Story I stumbled across just today from 2004. It HAS been said that laughter is the best medicine. It’s that or break my diabetic beer fast a few days early. […]

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Peter Senese; phony Delta operator scamming families

Peter Senese; phony Delta operator scamming families

| March 31, 2015 | 23 Comments

According to the New York Post, this fellow, Peter Senese, pretended to be a Delta Force operator who could help them recover their kidnapped children, scamming at least one family out of tens of thousands of dollars; His first victim, identified only as “V-1” in court papers, turned to him after the parent’s child was […]

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More VA “Good News” Stories

More VA “Good News” Stories

| March 31, 2015 | 24 Comments

VA management is in the news again. And not in a good way – as if I really needed to say that last. First, we have the highly efficient administrator of the VA Hospital in Puerto Rico. The man is amazing. He’s getting paid nearly $180k a year – but he’s worth every penny. He’s […]

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Shane Marks; phony Marine Recon

Shane Marks; phony Marine Recon

| March 31, 2015 | 39 Comments

Scotty sends us a link to his latest pretender, Shane Marks, whose Facebook page and LinkedIn profile have mysteriously changed from claiming USMC special operations to no mention of his USMC service; Probably because he was a Marine Corps redleg who never attended any special operations training and he was booted from the Corps as […]

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