Tag Archives: Military

26 Dec

Selling Illusions

Taking a short break from his daily golfology program, Obama’s principal statement in his address to the Marine Corps base was, “Because of the extraordinary service of the men and women in the American armed forces, Afghanistan has a chance to rebuild its own country. …. We are safer. It’s not going to be a source of terrorist attacks again. …. The world is better, it’s safer, it’s more peaceful, it’s more prosperous.”

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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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25 May

VA Ineptitude? Maybe the Core Problem is Restrictive Rules of Engagement (Guest Post)

In a May 22 interview between FOX’s Eric Bolling and U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert, the congressman offered an insight that helps explain — though doesn’t justify — the Veterans Administration’s alleged problems with patient care. If Rep. Gohmert’s numbers are … Continue reading

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11 Nov

Some Thoughts on Veteran’s Day (Reader Post)

Veterans should hold a place in our society that is special. I know that they hold a place in my heart. My father served in WWII with the Marines in the first invasion of Okinawa. He was 150 miles from … Continue reading

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11 Apr

How much is your country really worth to you? [Reader Post]

The pending nomination of Mitt Romney demonstrates that conservatives cannot depend on the GOP to light a fire under the American people about the dangers of the leftist agenda and profligate spending. The danger posed by your mother in law or your best friend are nothing compared to the Taliban or Al Qaeda and the other real dangers our men and women in uniform face every day. How much are you willing to do to make sure that their sacrifice is not in vain? Are you willing to do what it takes to help send the Democrats home?

Posted in Barack Obama, Class Warfare, Conservatism, Constitution, Freedom, Mitt Romney, Politics, Socialism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 19 Comments | 403 views
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8 Dec

A different kind of Christmas Poem [Reader Post]

This is beautifully done.

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23 Aug

Code Pink Tells Gold Star Mom That Her Son Deserved To Die [Reader Post]

There aren’t many things worse in life than losing a child, no matter what age: I still clearly remember the day that I was summoned home by my oldest son Kristofer to find the Navy officers and chaplain waiting inside … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Americanism, Anti-military, Celebrity Idiots, Liberal Idiots, Military, The Iraqi War, True Heroes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 56 Comments | 1,369 views
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9 Jul

ABC News Asks 60 Soldiers Who They’ll Vote for – Doesn’t Report the 54 For McCain [Reader Post]

From Right Wing Dog. This from Major General (ret) Buckman. My niece, Katelyn, stationed at Baluud , Iraq was assigned, with others of her detachment, to be escort/guard/watcher for Martha Raddatz of ABC News as she covered John McCain’s recent … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Americanism, Barack Obama, John McCain, Military, MSM Bias, Politics, The Iraqi War | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments | 66 views
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1 Jun

Memo to Nancy Pelosi: When You Credit the Enemy With Your Country’s Success, It is Called Treason [Reader Post]

In terms of protecting the American people in the Global War on Terror, George W. Bush is pitching a no-hitter. We hear that our global enemy, al-Qaeda, has effectively been defeated and there is ample news that the war in … Continue reading

Posted in Bush Derangement Syndrome, Iran, The Iraqi War | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments | 28 views
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