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Weekend open thread

Weekend open thread

| August 18, 2017 | 104 Comments

This week’s pictures come from the camera of Ex-PH2.

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Terror in Spain

Terror in Spain

| August 18, 2017 | 25 Comments

It looks like another terrorist attack was foiled by Spanish police near Barcelona in the town of Cambrils according to BBC. Seven people, including a police officer, were wounded when a car was driven into them early on Friday, Catalan emergency services said. One later died in hospital. The attackers’ vehicle overturned and when the […]

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FITZGERALD officers “detached for cause”

FITZGERALD officers “detached for cause”

| August 18, 2017 | 46 Comments

Mick and Chief Tango send us links to the news about the firing of three folks commanding the USS FITZGERALD after the ship collided with a Filipino ship, ACX Crystal, last month. According to Fox News, commanding officer, Commander Bryce Benson; the executive officer, Commander Sean Babbitt; and Master Chief Petty Officer Brice Baldwin were […]

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Yes, they are paid to protest

Yes, they are paid to protest

| August 18, 2017 | 84 Comments

I went to the trouble of doing some digging on Thursday evening, because I am fed up to the gills with the fear mongering and other crap rhetoric going on, and that includes the crap coming from the Democrats and the Republicans, both. The Democrats seem to think they have the upper hand. They are […]

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Friday morning feel good stories

Friday morning feel good stories

| August 18, 2017 | 8 Comments

From Newton County, Georgia; Authorities say a man kicked down the door of a home on Spring Road just before noon on Tuesday. The Newton County Sheriff’s Office said there was a fight and the homeowner fired several shots. Witnesses Robert Rodriguez and George Owen said they drove by and saw a man on the […]

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Terror in Las Ramblas

Terror in Las Ramblas

| August 17, 2017 | 53 Comments

Fox News reports that a Moroccan man, Driss Oukabir, ran a van through the crowd shopping in Las Ramblas district of Barcelona, Spain. As many as 13 people may have been killed, although Spanish police claim one was killed and several more injured. A Barcelona public broadcaster reported a man thought to be the driver […]

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Something stinks about Charlottesville

Something stinks about Charlottesville

| August 17, 2017 | 203 Comments

Evidence is turning up from, of all places, the Southern Poverty Law Center, as well as Breitbart and others, that this character, Jason Kessler, who organized the suspicious and supposed Alt-Right demonstration in Charlottesville, Va. that blew up in everyone’s face, is a cunning lefty holdover from the Occupy Wall Street movement and a former […]

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MN AG files lawsuit against Future Income Payments

MN AG files lawsuit against Future Income Payments

| August 17, 2017 | 19 Comments

MCPO Ret. In TN sends us a link which reports that the Attorney General of Minnesota has filed a lawsuit against Future Income Payments, of Delaware, and FIP, of Nevada which share an address. The company is not licensed to issue loans in Minnesota, but they’ve bilked two veterans and Minnesotans out of thousands of […]

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