Author Archives: Wordsmith

26 Jan

The Less than One Percenters

For a country that’s been engaged in two major theaters of war for around the last 13 years, much of the service and sacrifice has been made by the true 1%’ers. A 2013 Pew Research article reports that only a … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Military Families, movie review, PTSD, Support the Troops | 37 Comments | 415 views
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25 Jan

Sunday Funnies

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19 Jan

Why Does “American Sniper” Divide Us into “Left” and “Right”?

Whatever the truth about Chris Kyle (and I suspect, like most, the real Chris Kyle was a complex person; and lived tall tales while fabricating others), he is an American hero. My understanding of the film is that it’s not … Continue reading

Posted in American Exceptionalism, Anti-Americanism, Anti-military, Entertainment, Hollywood Limousine & Learjet Liberals, PTSD, Support the Troops, True Heroes | 183 Comments | 1,209 views
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18 Jan

Sunday Funnies

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14 Jan

Investigation into CIA Snooping of Senate Computers Finds SSCI Staffers Stole CIA Documents

CIA Director John Brennan has long contested claims made as recently as a month ago by Dianne Feinstein that the CIA had hacked into Senate computers and were illegally spying/snooping. They were even calling for his resignation. Well, after calling … Continue reading

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12 Jan

“Leave no fallen comrade behind”….except Afghan Terps?

The price of aiding and abetting the U.S.? One of the most often repeated phrases in our military culture is “Leave No Fallen Comrade Behind.” Many service members relied so heavily on their Afghan and Iraqi translators that some were … Continue reading

Posted in Afghanistan, Military, Support the Troops, War On Terror | 9 Comments | 338 views
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11 Jan

Sunday Funnies

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9 Jan

Friday Frownies

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Does anyone notice an obvious difference between these cartoons: And this: The lamest ones are the ones that depict a growth of pens in response to the Islamic violence that attempts to silence the pens. Why? Because these cartoonists aren’t … Continue reading

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7 Jan

Paris Islamic Terror Attack Leaves 12 Dead because Allah is the Worst

12 murdered by Islamic terrorists to “avenge the Prophet Mohammed” in a late morning attack on the office of Charlie Hebdo. Key Points Gunmen have attacked the offices of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris Twelve people have been … Continue reading

Posted in Fanatical Islam, Islam, Mohammed Cartoons | 20 Comments | 431 views
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4 Jan

Sunday Funnies

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