Yesterday. President Obama and French President Francois Hollande promised the world that they stand “united in “total solidarity”” against ISIS in the aftermath of the latest attack on France. Yeah, I don’t know what that means either. I always hoped that we were united in solidarity before this last attack, but, for some reason the […]
President Vladimir Putin warned Ankara on Tuesday that Turkey’s downing of a Russian warplane on the Syrian border would have “serious consequences” for ties. Speaking at a meeting with Jordanian King Abdullah II in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, a tense-looking Putin branded the shooting down of the aircraft a “stab in the back
NATO will hold an emergency meeting after Turkey shot down a Russian attack aircraft along the Syrian border that Ankara said had violated its airspace.
Turkey’s downing of a Russian fighter jet could get very serious, very quickly. With America pledged to defend Turkey, our NATO ally, any shooting conflict with Russia could draw in the United States – and our 60 nuclear bombs stored just miles from the Syrian border. These air-dropped bombs are located in...
By 1944, the Third Reich pulled out all the stops when it came to technological marvels. It was the year of the Wunderwaffe, the “wonder weapon” – devices born out of a combination of science and desperation that Nazi Germany hoped would knock the Allies back on their heels. The...
Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. – Psalm 107:1 (NIV) Mom would wring the chicken’s neck. Usually a couple of them. She was quite efficient. They would flop around some then she would grab them up and souse them in a tub of hot water. Shortly after that […]
Once again, it’s real turkey and not a can of “Turkey Loaf” for dinner. I won’t be in the messhall dressed in my blues ladling gravy for the Privates – so see there are things to be thankful for this time of year. My son is on his way back from overseas after more than […]
In Toledo, Ohio, a thief tried to break into a house when the homeowner convinced him that was a bad idea with a little gunfire. The wounded thief was found by the police a few blocks away and they took him to the hospital where he seems to be recovering. The homeowner was also slightly […]
A pair of Navy SEALs who drowned in a training pool at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story in April were practicing holding their breath underwater after explicitly being told not to do so by the facility's manager, according to a Navy investigation.
Yesterday, the President, speaking to the media alongside French President François Hollande announced his most ambitious plan yet to defeat the ISIS thugs in the Levant. He’s going to a climate conference in Paris according to The Hill; “Next week, I will be joining President Hollande and world leaders in Paris for the global climate […]
Saying the defendant had apparently "targeted" a motorcyclist, a judge on Monday ordered an Imperial Beach woman to stand trial on a murder charge.
Authorities say an F-16 fighter jet from an Air Force base in Arizona crashed while on a training mission in New Mexico, but the pilot safely ejected.
I’ll wager that most readers here at [This Ain’t Hell] are just as fed up with meaningless polls as I am. You probably hang up on the endless callers wanting just a few minutes of your time to conduct yet another survey, don’t you? And the result of all this endless polling is that every […]
Well, it seems as if a number of senior members of a Daesh unit – the Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade, a Daesh militia unit famous for brutality and which controls parts of the Golan Heights – were killed recently. The losses included the unit’s commander, Muhammad “Abu Ali” al-Baridi, who went by the nickname “The Uncle”. […]
Unlike recent years, brigade members gathered for Fall Fest at Simmons Army Airfield to pause and spend time with their families.