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Wednesday Open Thread (Temp)

Wednesday Open Thread (Temp)

| January 18, 2017 | 32 Comments

Good morning.  I’m going to keep a daily open thread going until the Platoon Sergeant gets back from his idyllic vacay with cigars and rum on a beach somewhere in the South Pacific.  This is mostly to keep the thread from getting lost in traffic, and also to add updates when possible.  Have some fun.  It is […]

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Wednesday Morning Feel Good Stories

Wednesday Morning Feel Good Stories

| January 18, 2017 | 8 Comments

  Here are a couple of Feel Good stories to start the day. Thanks to Dave Hardin for sending them.  And remember, crime does not pay. It seems Houston, TX has had an outbreak of people wanting to shop for Guns during the wee hours of the night.  Evidently, a few employees of one Gun Shop decided […]

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ABOUT JONN

ABOUT JONN

| January 17, 2017 | 114 Comments

I know next to nothing except that he is in a hospital, which seems a lot better than the alternative.  As soon as I know more I will update you, but right now I just know he is under medical care.

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A bit of whimsy

A bit of whimsy

| January 17, 2017 | 19 Comments

by Poetrooper Jean Kerry revisits scene of crime VN Express and other news sources are reporting that Jean Fraud Kerry has returned to the Mekong Delta, ostensibly on a trade mission (yeah, right, with only days remaining in office), but far more likely to revisit the scene of the war crime he tried to perpetrate […]

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Tuesday’s Feel Good Stories

Tuesday’s Feel Good Stories

| January 17, 2017 | 6 Comments

The following were kindly supplied by the irascible Dave Hardin.  I hope the linkie thingies work like they’re supposed to. OH: Craigslist to Attempted Robbery to Gunfight to Hospital Ronald Henderson, 18, went to a Brushmore Avenue Northwest home in Plain Township on Thursday afternoon to purchase a cellphone from a 57-year-old man who lived […]

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Open Thread for Today

Open Thread for Today

| January 17, 2017 | 154 Comments

I’m not sure what’s going on, and TSO has not heard anything, either, so if you want to just post best wishes or whatever, please do it here. Thanks. UPDATE: I have limited information about Our Glorious Leader, but when an update IS available about him and his whereabouts, either TSO or I will advise you […]

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The Snowflakes Just Don’t Get It

The Snowflakes Just Don’t Get It

| January 17, 2017 | 46 Comments

I’m posting this article now, since I don’t know what’s going on right now.  I did send an inquiry off to TSO. – Ex-PH2 The general impression of the Great Depression was that it built character in a lot of people. I’ve heard complaints about Roosevelt’s administration, but if he hadn’t put those work programs […]

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David C. Townsend; phony SEAL

David C. Townsend; phony SEAL

| January 16, 2017 | 91 Comments

The folks at Military Phonies sent us their work on this fellow, Dave Townsend, from Prince Edward Island, Canada (his Facebook page went dark last night). As you can see from the pictures, he likes to tell folks he’s a Navy SEAL; Because of the difficulty tracking Canadian citizens, we couldn’t find a record of […]

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