The U.S. Pacific Fleet commander said he would launch a nuclear strike against China next week if President Trump ordered it.
The U.S. Army's top officials said late Wednesday that the service doesn't yet have a clear policy on transgender personnel.
Trump announced today that so-called “transgendered” people would no longer be able to serve in the military overturning an Obama policy that was put in place about a year ago. As a former Army First Sergeant, I support... Read More
The Firearm Blog: In addition to being a tasty beverage, Coca-Cola is indeed a good choice for cleaning rust if there are no purpose made cleaners available, thanks to its mild acidity and carbonation. “Every three days I and my gun – I call it “grinder” – every three days, I clean it. If I shot it, if I did […]
PJM: … the spooks are warning Pompeo not to get too uppity in draining the John Brennan swamp. The last pol who tried to grapple with the Agency was Porter Goss, and look what happened to him. Hence, all the more reason that swamp must be drained. Off hand, I’d say firing every last one […]
Exercise Mobility Guardian's training scenarios will be drawn from lessons learned by aircrews and mobility expeditionary airmen.
“If your stories are all about your products and services, that’s not storytelling. It’s a brochure. Give yourself permission to make the story bigger.” – Jay Baer With a limited marketing budget, Zach Blenkinsopp needed to look for... Read More
Americas Lockheed Martin has received a $85.5 million United States Air Force contract modification for the production and delivery of Long Range Anti Ship Missiles (LRASM) to the service. The order calls for the manufacture of 23 LRASM Lot 1 missiles, with work to be performed in Orlando, Fla., with a scheduled completion date of […]
According to Business Insider, China appears to be expecting trouble from their North Korean neighbors; A report from The Wall Street Journal says that China has established a new border-defense brigade, implemented 24-hour video surveillance of the border, and constructed bunkers to protect from possible nuclear or chemical attacks. China conducted a live-fire drill in […]
According to Fox News, the President Tweeted that he won’t allow the military to be distracted by the costs associated with allowing transgendered people to serve in the military; “After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow…Transgender individuals to serve in any […]
According to Fox News, Secretary of Defense Jmes Mattis has directed the service chiefs to concentrate training on fighting wars and to spend less time on the social aspect of service persons’ time; The secretary wants each service to examine its military education to “regain a concentration on the art and science of warfighting” and […]
Mick sends us a link to the Virginian-Pilot about 24-year-old Navy veteran Damion Hedington who kicked down a door to rescue 50-year-old Jason Lewin from a raging fire; “I’ve never kicked a door down, and it didn’t come down the first time I kicked it. The second time the door flew open.” Through thick smoke, […]
According to Global News, a quick-thinking Egyptian tanker foiled a car bomber at a checkpoint last week in the Sinai. The government is crediting him with saving the lives of dozens of his mates when he drove his tank over a car bomber; The Ministry of Defense said the maneuver helped prevent the attackers from […]
NORFOLK -- Capt. Ryan B. Scholl made the prediction last September. "Ten months ago, we said that we would go on sea trials on July 21st," said Scholl, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier U...
NYT: President Trump announced on Wednesday that the United States will not “accept or allow” transgender people in the United States military, saying American forces “must be focused on decisive and overwhelming victory” and could not afford to accommodate them. Mr. Trump made the surprise declaration in a series of posts on Twitter, saying he […]
A lawsuit claims potholes near Naval Base San Diego were responsible for the 2014 death of a man killed in a motorcycle crash.
An Air Force study confirmed that toxic chemicals in firefighting foam used at Peterson Air Force Base leached into groundwater.
According to the Washington Post, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit blocked Washington DC’s concealed carrying permitting system that required gun owners to prove that they have a “good reason” for needing to carry a weapon concealed in the city, you know, other than the fact […]
From McAlester, Oklahoma; “Upon arrival, officers found that the homeowner…had shot at an unknown person attempting to break into the residence,” McAlester Police officer Shawn Delana said in a probable cause affidavit. When Delana arrived at the residence, he observed the homeowner had an eight-foot privacy fence around the entire back yard, with both gates […]
Capital View: Most people find the shooting death of an unarmed yoga instructor by Minneapolis police to be incomprehensible. But some cops on patrol say the circumstances of the shooting, an officer poised to fire in the dark from a car seat, aren’t uncommon. And some experts say they aren’t surprised to hear that police […]