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2014 Blue Falcon Stolen Valor Tournament Second Round Winners

I changed my mind on the voting, and we will do the Shitbag Sixteen on Monday, and the Excremental Eight on Tuesday. Then the Fecal Four the following week. That gives me more of a chance to write up new bios, because some of these guys (Bernath) are loobying their asses off. Anyway, the Kleyla/Mullen […]

New era of US-Cuban relations

So, yesterday, it looks like Cuba released American Alan Gross who hasn’t had the pleasure of living in Obama’s American since he was imprisoned in Cuba for the last five years. In exchange for his release, it looks like the President has traded away the effects of 50 years of embargo against the tiny nation […]

Thursday morning feel good stories

Chief Tango sends us the arduous research for his latest stories of triumph of men over the creatures who hunt us. The first (also sent to us by Ty) is from North Carolina; Police say they found and arrested 22-year-old Carlos Delcid on Tuesday night. His brother, 18-year-old Isai Robert Delcid, was shot by the […]

Humvees Sell for up to $42K in First Public Auction of Iconic Truck

It was a military bake sale of sorts. For the first time in history, the U.S. military auctioned off some of its surplus Humvees to the public.

From VMI Athletics: New Football Coach

2 days agoIndustries / Military : OPFOR

“TM” wrote in to suggest that this deserved a look, saying, “AD Diles has been making some promising moves for Keydet athletics.” As you know I am not the man to speak to about VMI athletics, however this is after all a VMI-centric blog and we like to listen to our readership. Anyone more knowledgeable than I care to weigh in?

Why War Must be Studied

A colleague recently pointed me to LGEN H. R. McMaster’s excellent Veterans Day speech at Georgetown University last month in which he argued that the scholarly study of war is central to the prevention of war. I've excerpted some of...Show More Summary

Those Dangerous Constitutionalists!

The Blaze: A sheriff in Washington state responded Monday to a controversial comment made by one of his deputies two weeks ago during a charity event. Jerry Moffett, a deputy in Spokane County, Washington, was caught on tape at the Holiday and Heroes event during which some officers took underprivileged children shopping while others stood […]

Progressives Are Willing To Sacrifice Your Life For Their Gun Control

Breitbart: Writing on Facebook, Jefferies said he believes many people will argue that the hostage situation proves that gun control–of which Australia has plenty–does not stop criminals. But Jefferies believes the hostage situation proves just the opposite. Jefferies wrote: I don’t know what the end result of this stand-off will be, but I do know […]

Notes From HPS

David Codrea: Democratic Virginia State Delegate Joe Morrissey “is on a leash,” Henrico County Sheriff Michael Wade told CBS 6 in a Tuesday report on the jailed politician’s work release arrangement. Morrissey, 57, was convicted last week of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and sentenced to 12 months in jail with six months […]

Cuba

2 days agoIndustries / Military : OPFOR

Well now, that’s a turn of events. I for one have long thought that the policy toward the communist shit-hole island prison Cuba needed to be reviewed and possibly changed. I’m not sure, though, that we have gotten the better end of the bargain. Show More Summary

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