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28 Sep

Forget the bacon….what jihadis fear most is being killed by a woman

Last week: Block 60 F-16E/F Desert Falcon fighters from the United Arab Emirates Air Force took part in the coordinated attacks on ISIS targets in Syria. This is badass for several reasons, not the least of which is the fact … Continue reading

Posted in Military, War On Terror | 7 Comments | 464 views
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28 Sep

Sunday Funnies

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23 Sep

In regards to that presidential coffe cup/latte salute…..let it go

Like the tan suit….like the feet up on the Resolute Desk… The following is the latest “faux pas” outrage in the conservative blogosphere: It isn’t the first time that conservatives have been offended by President Obama’s salute…or lack thereof: Snopes: … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Bush 43, History, Military, Ronald Reagan | 41 Comments | 3,958 views
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23 Sep

The Myth of George Bush’s “Go it Alone” Policy & Cowboy Diplomacy

John Kerry once referred to the nations who George Bush built into Coalition partners for Operation Iraqi Freedom as the “Coalition of the coerced and the bribed” and “window dressing”. Marc Thiessen in yesterday’s WaPo on “I was against it … Continue reading

Posted in Baracks Broken Promises, Bush Derangement Syndrome, Foreign Policy, John Kerry, Obama Euphoric-Rapture Syndrome, Syria, The Iraqi War, The UN, War On Terror | 12 Comments | 378 views
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22 Sep

What is the Climate Change Movement Really All About?

“You don’t have to take my word, or [former Vice President] Al Gore’s word on it. You can wake up pretty much every day and listen to Mother Nature, who is screaming at us about [it].” -Secretary of State John … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Global Warming | 202 Comments | 1,248 views
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21 Sep

Sunday Funnies

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19 Sep

Floppin’ Aces Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day Open Thread

Ahoy thar mateys! Today be International Talk like a pirate day. This be an open thread. So speak your piece and talk about anythin’ you wish. Just be sure and end your comment post with at least an “Aaarrr…” Wednesday, … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Baracks Broken Promises, Military, Open Thread, Politics, Syria, The Iraqi War, War On Terror | 12 Comments | 155 views
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18 Sep

Should ransoms ever be paid to Islamic terrorists?

A new video: The trio of videos released by the Islamic State in recent weeks have followed the same grim pattern — a helpless and unarmed Westerner is forced to kneel in front of a masked militant who threatens the … Continue reading

Posted in War On Terror | 37 Comments | 273 views
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17 Sep

House votes to train and arm Syrian rebels

“You’re acting very war-like yourself!” -Senator Carl Levin (D) Media Medea Benjamin had a message to send to ISIS yesterday: Oh, no…wait. That was at yesterday’s Senate Armed Services Committee hearings on what to do about the ISIS threat. She … Continue reading

Posted in Global Regions, Middle East, Syria, The Iraqi War | 9 Comments | 165 views
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