On This Day in Football: The mighty Hearts go to war, England dismembered by Hungary - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1914, following the outbreak of World War I, 16 members of the Heart of Midlothian squad enlisted for military service, thus becoming the first British club to support the war effort in such large numbers. Show More Summary
For years, Dan Welch wondered whatever came of his father's old medals from World War II. After his dad, Woodrow "Woody" Welch died in 1986, his mother found his old … Click to Continue »
That's an odd place for a tank, you might say, especially one with such historical significance. Don't fear, it's all part of the plan! The "Mephisto", a German A7V Sturmpanzerwagen dating back to the First World War, is undergoing maintenance at Ipswich before a permanent relocation to the Queensland Museum in Southbank. More »
Iranian warships are set to leave the waters of the Persian Gulf to sail across the world and tour another gulf—the one that lies between the U.S. and Mexico. At a time when Iran is looking to expand and modernize its military in the face of what is seen as a growing U.S. threat, its […]
Daniel R. DePetris Security, Asia Welcome to World War III. North Korea is the most difficult of targets for the U.S. intelligence community to unearth. Intelligence collection and analysis is an incredibly time-consuming and dangerous...Show More Summary
The heinous attack that slaughtered at least 235 worshippers in a northern Sinai mosque in Egypt today could be a new and chilling twist in a nascent civil war within Islam in many locations around the world. It may signal similar atrocities in African and Asian countries with Muslims who disagree with the extremist teachings [...]Show More Summary
INCHON II IF BY SEA: South Korea Has a Secret Weapon If North Korea Starts a War. Under the mentorship of the U.S. Marine Corps, South Korea has maintained one of the largest marine forces in the world. As one USMC colonel put it during the Vietnam War, which saw a brigade’s worth of South […]
It's like World War 3 out here.
Lawmakers in South Korea OK’d legislation Friday that would create a holiday to recognize the thousands of sex slaves, or “comfort women,” used by the Japanese military during World War II—despite the damage the event could do to the country’s relationship with Tokyo....
The statue pays tribute to the estimated 200,000 women enslaved in Japan's military brothels during World War II.
It's set for August 14.
- coming from SystemSoft Alpha - World War II themed strategy game - due out in Japan Spring 2018, priced at ¥7,020 - original (non-DX version) game was initially set to release for 3DS in 2014, but was recently cancelled
Tabletop games have become more popular and sophisticated over the years, and one of the people responsible for that is Larry Harris, the creator of Axis & Allies. The casual simulation of World War II has sold millions of copies over the years, and it is just one of 200 tabletop games that Harris has […]
I know, I know — you’ve got games like Super Mario Odyssey, Assassin’s Creed: Origins, and Call of Duty: World War II on your to-play list. Or maybe you’re deep into Blizzard Entertainment’s team shooter Overwatch and you’re working on getting to platinum with the new healer Moira. But this year gave us a raft […]
Kevin Church found many of the various ways the original Star Wars trilogy was advertised in far-flung countries of the world. Above is a rather inexplicable Star Warsposter from Russia. The three posters for Japan were illustrated by Noriyoshi Ohrai. Show More Summary
You get resurrected, and you get resurrected! EVERYBODY GETS RESURRECTED! Read more...
City gives formal city property status to a statue commemorating women who worked in military-backed brothels for Japanese troops during World War II
The prince, first in line to succeed his father 81-year-old Salman Bin Abdulaziz, compared the regional violence in the Middle East with Europe during the Second World War.
Here are the best and funniest quotes from Sam and Dean Winchester?s adventures in the 7th episode of Supernatural season 13. Also, check out my recap of this episode. Official Synopsis from the CW: "As Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean...Show More Summary
Supernatural is no stranger to bringing characters back from the dead. In "War of he Worlds," we get a double dose of that action as two deceased characters return. One of them is an Apocalypse World doppelganger and he other is an alleged evil twin.