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A Foundation of Lies

A Foundation of Lies

| August 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

It is like the Biblical parable of the man who built his house on the sand giving it a foundation that could not weather the storms. In our country, when the house falls many more than just the proprietor will be swept away. While we all sit around wondering how we got here and to […]

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How does gun registration make us safer?

How does gun registration make us safer?

| August 30, 2015 | 24 Comments

There’s some incoherent jibber-jabber at the Washington Post about how Americans responded to a Pew poll that they want more gun control by mandating background checks for private sales and creating a federal database to track gun sales. I get the feeling that the people who responded to the poll didn’t understand the question. I’m […]

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Sergeant Rodney Griffin comes home

Sergeant Rodney Griffin comes home

| August 30, 2015 | 9 Comments

Hondo told us that he was on his way home, back in February. KOAA reports that his family finally got to lay him to rest after he was missing for 45 years in Vietnam. KOAA.com | Continuous News | Colorado Springs and Pueblo

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Paul Royle, Stalag Luft III escapee passes

Paul Royle, Stalag Luft III escapee passes

| August 30, 2015 | 4 Comments

Ex-Garbage Gun Shooter sends us the sad news of the passing of Paul Royle at the tender age of 101 years. He was an Australian survivor of “The Great Escape” from Stalag Luft III in what is now Poland, but in 1944 it was in the German Provence of Lower Silesia. He had been one […]

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Sunday morning feel good stories

Sunday morning feel good stories

| August 30, 2015 | 6 Comments

Chief Tango sends us our first story this morning from Lexington, Kentucky where a homeowner found a fellow jerking around with his car, when the thief took off running, the owner plugged him in the lower back. The police said they both face charges. In North Dakota, a reporter asked a couple of lawyers when […]

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Journalism this week

Journalism this week

| August 29, 2015 | 33 Comments

There were a couple of things that I observed this week in the world of journalism that I find it hard to let pass without a comment. The first was Jorge Whats-his-name from Univision who demanded to be heard by Donald Trump by interrupting his press conference. As many of you know, I’m not Trump […]

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Greg “Lakota” Witter, another stellar career down the crapper

Greg “Lakota” Witter, another stellar career down the crapper

| August 29, 2015 | 64 Comments

The folks at Military Phonies send us their work on Greg Earl Witter who claims that he retired from the Army as a Master Sergeant in 2010, that he was with Task Force Ranger in Somalia, that he has combat tours of Iraq and Afghanistan, that he was a Special Forces soldier, and that he […]

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ND:tBF Fires More Senior Officials

ND:tBF Fires More Senior Officials

| August 29, 2015 | 15 Comments

Well, the Dork of NorK – AKA Emmentaler-Boi, “Fatboy Kim”, and “ND:tBF” – is in the news again. Since last week, North and South Korea have reached an agreement to reduce tensions on their DMZ. Those tensions had led to a recent exchange of artillery fire across the DMZ. North Korea expressed “regret” at the wounding […]

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