Category Archives: Military

11 Nov

Tuesday Veterans Day Funnies

David Masciotra of Salon wrote a little rant, lecturing Americans to feel ingratitude toward those who serve, just in time for Veterans Day, entitled: You don’t protect my freedom: Our childish insistence on calling soldiers heroes deadens real democracy “Childish”?! … Continue reading

Posted in American Exceptionalism, Freedom, Holidays, Military, Support the Troops, True Heroes | 3 Comments | 383 views
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31 Oct

How To Lose A War….Micromanage It

Obama’s answer on how to win a war? Have Susan Rice and other non-military staff micromanage the whole thing: Top military leaders in the Pentagon and in the field are growing increasingly frustrated by the tight constraints the White House … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Fanatical Islam, Islam, Military, Politics, Religion, War On Terror | 14 Comments | 369 views
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13 Oct

Happy Birthday US Navy (Guest Post)

HAPPY 239TH BIRTHDAY U. S. NAVY — 13 October, 1775 – 13 October, 2014, dated from the creation of the Continental Navy by General George Washington after the Continental Congress failed to provide him with a critical naval arm. It … Continue reading

Posted in History, Military, military history | Tagged , | 1 Comment | 85 views
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5 Oct

Ceremonial First Pitch by Retired Sgt. 1st Class Brian Keaton

Hope the uploader corrects the title in the video. WASHINGTON (AP) — An Army veteran wounded in Iraq made a unique ceremonial first pitch before Game 2 of the NL Division Series, crawling toward the mound and then lobbing the … Continue reading

Posted in Sports, Support the Troops | 2 Comments | 1,417 views
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3 Oct

Will Iraq be America’s second Vietnam? (Guest Post)

A news report by the website Mail Online that ISIS is only one mile away from Baghdad has raised alarm bells. Fierce fighting was reported to be taking place between Iraqi government forces and ISIS militants. Six weeks of intense … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Fanatical Islam, Islam, Military, Politics, War On Terror | 11 Comments | 136 views
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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 | 10 Comments | 640 views
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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 | 4,156 views
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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 | 167 views
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17 Sep

President Obama’s Broad Coalition of One (Guest Post)

With great fanfare and a nationwide, prime time presidential address to the American people, President Obama announced the formation of a “broad coalition” that would wage war together to destroy the Islamic State also known as ISIS or ISIL. Although … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Fanatical Islam, Islam, Middle East, Military, Politics, War On Terror | Tagged , , , , | 20 Comments | 355 views
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11 Sep

Army Cadet vs. 10 Year-Old Gymnast

Video description: We think of our armed forces as the fittest men and women in the world but they can still be surprised by an undiscovered talent! At a fundraiser for the Active Heroes Foundation in North Carolina on September … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Humor, Military, Sports | 16 Comments | 656 views
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