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A Modern Thanksgiving Tradition – of Sorts

A Modern Thanksgiving Tradition – of Sorts

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Because of the date of the original incident, this song has become a minor Thanksgiving tradition on many modern radio stations. This should also bring back a few memories for our Vietnam-era readers; hopefully, at this point, the passage of time has made them reasonably mellow ones. Enjoy.   For what it’s worth: the song […]

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Thank You.

Thank You.

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

At different times today most of us will sit down and have a meal with friends and family. Prayer will be said and and many will voice the things they are thankful for. This time last year my son was at sea. I am thankful he will be home and once again surrounded by family. […]

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Thursday morning feel good story

Thursday morning feel good story

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chief Tango sends us our Thanksgiving Day feel good story, and it comes from Oregon; Thieves busted into Russell’s back yard on Sandringham Drive Northeast to steal ATV tires three times in the past two days. He estimates the value of the tires between $500 and $1,000 dollars. By the third time the thieves returned, […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

| November 27, 2014 | 8 Comments

Thanksgiving was the only holiday that I could count on being some sort of day off while I was in the Army. For some reason I was always working, on duty, or in the field the rest of the year. Well, I said “some sort of day off” because I was always in the mess […]

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CPO Justin A. Wilson awarded the Navy Cross

CPO Justin A. Wilson awarded the Navy Cross

| November 26, 2014 | 20 Comments

Chief Petty Officer Justin A. Wilson, a corpsman with the 1st Marine Special Operations Battalion, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command was awarded the Navy Cross yesterday at Camp Pendleton. CPO Wilson is the first sailor in MARSOC’s history to be awarded the Navy Cross, according to DVIDS; Wilson, who was born in Beloit, […]

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Michèle Flournoy takes a powder

Michèle Flournoy takes a powder

| November 26, 2014 | 25 Comments

I know I predicted that Michèle Flournoy would be the next Secretary of Defense, but the Washington Post says that she took her name out of the running, because anyone with a measure of common sense doesn’t want to get their fingerprints on that train wreck; Flournoy, who co-founded the Center for a New American […]

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ISIS pledges support for Ferguson criminals

ISIS pledges support for Ferguson criminals

| November 26, 2014 | 17 Comments

Accept islam & give bayah to abu bakr al baghdadi & then we will send u soldiers that dont sleep ! – #IS #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/kjJk6aCg8h — AbuHussainAlBritani (@AbuHussain104) November 25, 2014 So, ISIS sent this in support of the Ferguson rioters. All they have to do is convert en masse to Islam and ISIS will […]

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Neo-Nazi’s Internet threats earns him 17 years of incarceration

Neo-Nazi’s Internet threats earns him 17 years of incarceration

| November 26, 2014 | 21 Comments

Someone dropped off a link on our Facebook page about this Neo-Nazi fellow by the name of Bill White who earned himself 17-and-a-half years in prison for his internet death threats to a former Federal prosecutor and an FBI agent. The U.S. Attorney’s Office reports that a federal judge in Orlando sentenced 38-year-old William White […]

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