By now you’re aware that House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes said that Trump transition team was under surveillance. He was polite. He said it was “inadvertent.” We all know better. He’s handing out bits and pieces of information in order to bait the field. Meanwhile, I haven’t linked George Webb for a while but he’s still […]
Rapid City Journal: BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Legislature has voted to allow most adults to carry a concealed firearm without a permit, but it’s not clear whether the governor will support the move. The Senate approved the measure 34-13 on Tuesday and the House passed it last month. It would allow people […]
The German government has refused approval for military exports to NATO partner country Turkey on a growing number of occasions. Ministers are concerned the weapons could be used to oppress the local population. Berlin has rejected more than 10 applications for arms exports to Turkey in recent months, reports German daily “Süddeutsche Zeitung” (SZ), citing
My how times have changed. While searching for 250,000-year-old flint tools, Israeli archaeologists have discovered a a more modern find — century-old liquor bottles that belonged to British soldiers in World War I. Of course, they were empty. “Excavation director Ron Toueg says uniform buttons, belt buckles and riding equipment were found near the city […]
My elementary education began in 1958 in a wood framed single story schoolhouse holding grades 1 through 6. I recall my first day. There is not much else readily available in my memory of that time, but I remember that as clearly as I remember the day President Kennedy was assassinated which also happened while […]
The Air Force is looking at possible plans to retire the F-15C/D Eagle as early as the mid-2020s, officials told lawmakers.
United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) would build ships powered with liquefied natural gas (LNG) in case of such instruction from the defense ministry, the USC president Aleksey Rakhmanov told Mil.Today at the industry conference coinciding with the corporation?s tenth anniversary.
Bobo and David send us links to USAToday which reports that Brigadier General Ron Lewis who has been admonished for using his government credit card to pay for his tab at sex clubs and his habitual drunkenness while accompanying the Secretary of Defense. “You are reprimanded for unprofessional conduct while serving in a position of […]
Gary Sinise will be honored by the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) during the Marshall Dinner on October 11. The dinner will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. It is nice to see one of the good guys being recognized for decades of selfless dedication to veterans. The […]
The Navy this summer plans to commission a new guided-missile destroyer named after a sailor who received the Medal of Honor.
Brown Neck Gaiter sends us a link to the story of 75-year-old Linley Lemburg, who his neighbors knew as 65-year-old William Robertson. Lemburg has been a deserter from the Air Force since 1972 until local law enforcement rolled up on his Ocala, Florida home the other day, according to News 96.5; The Sheriff’s Office was […]
Attorneys for a Navy SEAL charged with raping a member of his unit said the woman making the accusations was seeking revenge.
The Marine Corps Times reports that Sergeant Major Timothy J. Rudd passed on Sunday while he was training in South Korea. Sgt. Maj. Timothy J. Rudd’s death is being described as a “non-combat related incident,” according to a III MEF news release, which does not include any further information of how Rudd died. The matter […]
Kim Jong-un is getting froggy. SoS Tillerson, during his recent visit to South Korea, indicated that China is not willing to clamp down on that small chunk of the Korean peninsula north of the DMZ line, despite the clear evidence that Fatty Kim da T’ird is bound and determined to punch anyone within striking distance […]
We wrote about Derek Alldred last year when women started lining up to get him arrested for his frauds that he committed against them. Well, he’s still on the run according to KARE11; Woodbury City Attorney recently filed charges against Alldred for “impersonating an officer” with intent to mislead another. In Minnesota, posing as a […]
Americas Lockheed Martin claims they can deliver the T-50A aircraft to meet the USAF’s T-X trainer program two years ahead of the service’s 2024 initial operating capability schedule. Speaking at the company’s annual media day, Rob Weiss, the executive vice president and general manager of aeronautics advanced development programs said “If there’s a desire for […]
Polk County deputies say a U.S. Air Force captain was one of 104 people arrested recently during an undercover prostitution sting.
The Chinese military issued a warning to a U.S. Air Force B-1 bomber flying in the East China Sea Wednesday morning.
The personnel chiefs for the Navy and Marine Corps revealed Tuesday that both services are considering updating their policies.
Polk County sheriff’s deputies arrested 104 folks in a prostitution sting according to WTSP in their operation entitled “Operation March Sadness”. Among the crowd was an Air Force captain; A U.S. Air Force Captain stationed at Cape Canaveral was called a “slam dunk” by Judd after he was arrested following graphic online conversations with a […]