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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 | 1 Comment

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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About Those “9,800” US Troops Staying in Afghanistan Next Year . . . .

About Those “9,800” US Troops Staying in Afghanistan Next Year . . . .

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jonn wrote earlier today about US troops remaining in Afghanistan after the end of this year. Specifically, the word was we’re leaving “nearly 10,000” troops (9,800, specifically) there after the end of this year – 8,000 to support the NATO mission, with the rest dedicated to antiterrorism and/or other actions. But it turns out that […]

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Command Sergeant Major Wardell Turner killed in Afghanistan

Command Sergeant Major Wardell Turner killed in Afghanistan

| November 26, 2014 | 10 Comments

Command Sergeant Major Wardell Turner was killed by an IED that was hidden in a median along a convoy route in eastern Kabul. CSM Turner was the senior enlisted advisor of Combined Security Transition Command–Afghanistan (CSTC-A) in Kabul. From the Army Times; Turner graduated from Bennett High School in 1984 and was a member of […]

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Jonathan Michael Campbell; that phony in your school to get treatment

Jonathan Michael Campbell; that phony in your school to get treatment

| November 26, 2014 | 4 Comments

That Jonathan Michael Campbell, the fellow who pretended to be a soldier while wearing an Air Force uniform and wanted to talk to students in a Pennsylvania school about Veterans’ Day will likely receive probation and mental health treatment according to prosecutors says the Associated Press; Campbell declined comment after Monday’s court appearance. His public […]

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Ranger Up: Paying it forward

Ranger Up: Paying it forward

| November 26, 2014 | 6 Comments

Actually meant to do a post about this a few weeks ago when it was on Fox, but couldn’t find the link until I looked around this morning. I’ve been lucky that I ran into this guy Nick Palmisciano a few years ago, and we really hit it off.  Like myself he was in the […]

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Afghan mother avenges son’s death; true body stacker

Afghan mother avenges son’s death; true body stacker

| November 26, 2014 | 17 Comments

Chief Tango sends us a link from Radio Free Europe which tells the story of Rezagul (she goes by one name like Cher) who lost her son in a firefight with the Taliban, so she took out her grief on the attackers, sending at least ten to Allah; “I was so enraged that I took […]

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9800 troops to remain in Afghanistan…oh, and these guys, too

9800 troops to remain in Afghanistan…oh, and these guys, too

| November 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Before ISIS surged in Iraq, the Obama Aministration had told us that they were planning to leave 9800 troops behind in Afghanistan According to Reuters, that number has changed since the Spring; Of the 9,800, some 8,000 had been earmarked for the NATO force and the remainder for a separate anti-terrorism operation. The move to […]

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CPL Lonald D. Skeens – an Update

CPL Lonald D. Skeens – an Update

| November 26, 2014 | 2 Comments

A recent article announced the identification of CPL Lonald D. Skeens, who was lost on 4 September 1950 near Haman, South Korea. CPL Skeens’ remains were recovered in 1951, but could not be identified with that era’s methods.  He was initially interred at the UN Cemetery at Tanggok, South Korea as an unknown.  Subsequently, his remains […]

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