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Tammy McPherson; phony 1SG/paratrooper

Tammy McPherson; phony 1SG/paratrooper

| April 20, 2015 | 84 Comments

Last week we had some questions about some of the friends of another phony that we featured, Stacy Durrenberg on Facebook. it turns out that this Tammy MacPherson person had been busted before by the old POW Network. I guess the phonies figure that because POW Network’s archives has been shut down, they can go […]

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Good guy with a gun in Chicago

Good guy with a gun in Chicago

| April 20, 2015 | 15 Comments

This last weekend, 22-year-old Everardo Custodio opened fire on a crowd of people in Logan Square, Chicago, according to the Chicago Tribune; A group of people had been walking in front of the [Uber] driver around 11:50 p.m. in the 2900 block of North Milwaukee Avenue when Everardo Custodio, 22, began firing into the crowd, […]

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“Not symbolic” Ramadi

“Not symbolic” Ramadi

| April 20, 2015 | 34 Comments

The other day, while speaking to Congress, Joints Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Martin Dempsey told the legislators that the fall of the Iraqi city, Ramadi to ISIS fighters, is “not symbolic in any way”. I wonder if General Dempsey realizes that he sounds just like Mohammed Saeed al-Sahhaf, or as he’s more popularly known […]

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Six more arrested in ISIS recruiting investigation

Six more arrested in ISIS recruiting investigation

| April 20, 2015 | 26 Comments

ABC News reports that six more people were arrested in San Diego and Minneapolis yesterday in a federal investigation of an ISIS recruiting operation; The arrests come as the FBI has been trying to uncover ISIS sympathizers inside the U.S. homeland who might be looking to launch their own attacks. In addition, the FBI in […]

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Sergeant Gregory La Fleur & Staff Sergeant Kenneth Kam saving the world

Sergeant Gregory La Fleur & Staff Sergeant Kenneth Kam saving the world

| April 20, 2015 | 5 Comments

Two Army sergeants were awarded the Soldiers Medal for their “heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy”. The first is Sergeant Gregory La Fleur of the 7th Special Forces Group who earned the medal for subduing a gunman on Eglin Air Force Base, despite the gunman’s repeated attempts to ventilate the good sergeant. Staff […]

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Drama queen upset that his message was lost in his antics

Drama queen upset that his message was lost in his antics

| April 20, 2015 | 23 Comments

The Associated Press reports that Doug Hughes, the fellow who flew a gyrocopter onto Capitol grounds last week is frustrated because his antics overshadowed his message. Wearing an electronic monitoring ankle bracelet, he’s complaining to the media; Doug Hughes had hoped to raise awareness about the influence of big money in politics by deliberately breaking […]

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Monday morning feel good stories

Monday morning feel good stories

| April 20, 2015 | 4 Comments

This morning a couple of stories that are different than our usual fare – first up, in Indiana, four men are charged with murder even though they never pulled a trigger. They didn’t even have a gun in their possession when their burglary victim shot their accomplice; They thought the house was empty. None of […]

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Post-Vietnam POWs:  Addendum – the Tehran Embassy Seizure

Post-Vietnam POWs: Addendum – the Tehran Embassy Seizure

| April 19, 2015 | 18 Comments

On 4 November 1979, Iranian “student demonstrators” broke into and occupied the US Embassy in Tehran, Iran.  The Government of Iran shortly afterwards backed the seizure, and took the US Embassy staff – plus one private citizen – prisoner. The seizure of the US Embassy in Tehran was not a “terrorist act”, as many have […]

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