Category Archives: Military

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 | 51 Comments | 593 views
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23 Jan

American Sniper and a quartet of horse’s asses

I know. They could be siblings. There are times when you in your life when events transpire which are not just puzzling, but confounding. This is one of them. Michael Moore called Chris Kyle a “coward.” The rotund coward Moore … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Americanism, Barack Obama, Liberal Idiots, Military, True Heroes, Uncategorized, WtF? | Tagged , , , , , , | 47 Comments | 1,004 views
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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 | 202 Comments | 1,320 views
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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 | 340 views
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24 Dec

Silent Night

Dedicated to the brave men and women who selflessly serve in all branches of every military

Posted in Military | 2 Comments | 103 views
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15 Dec

The ACLU vs. America

Nope. Not their war against Christmas; but their war against our military: The Obama administration is withholding hundreds, perhaps even thousands of photographs showing the U.S. government’s brutal treatment of detainees, meaning that revelations about detainee abuse could well continue, … Continue reading

Posted in ACLU, Anti-Americanism, CIA interrogation program, Military | 33 Comments | 402 views
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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 | 409 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 | 381 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 | 98 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 | 1,431 views
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